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Native Sun News Today: Drum and dance group returns to help youth

June 21, 2019 - 2:21am
Following a long break after the death of its founder, the Wambli Ska Drum & Dance Society has resumed its weekly practices.
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Chickasaw Nation drawn into internal dispute at National Rifle Association

June 21, 2019 - 1:33am
A former Democratic Congressman employed by the Chickasaw Nation is being accused of taking part in a attempted coup at the largest gun lobby.
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Native Sun News Today: Did Keystone XL company write controversial law?

June 20, 2019 - 12:35pm
A new law opposed by Native activists and water protectors is being contested in federal court
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National prayer days for sacred places facing threats across the land

June 20, 2019 - 8:09am
Observances and ceremonies for sacred places will be held across the land on the Summer Solstice.
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The Conversation: MMIWG report confirms genocide is foundational to Canada

June 20, 2019 - 7:13am
For too long we political scientists in Canada have been bystanders to discussions about cultural genocide and genocide.
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'One step closer': Little Shell Chippewa Tribe optimistic on federal recognition

June 20, 2019 - 5:00am
Federal recognition for the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians has been included in a 'must pass' bill.
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Bill John Baker: Remember the Removal Bike Ride retraces Trail of Tears

June 20, 2019 - 2:36am
Participation in Remember the Removal enables the riders to better understand the trials and tribulations our people faced during their journey to Indian Territory.
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Clara Caufield: Native people became quickly skilled in beadwork

June 20, 2019 - 1:07am
There are still many creative and very talented beaders in Indian Country.
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Cronkite News: President Trump promises mass deportation of 'illegal aliens'

June 19, 2019 - 12:44pm
Undocumented immigrants and their families are being told to start preparing for possible deportation following a tweet from President Donald Trump.
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California governor apologizes for 'genocide' of Native peoples

June 19, 2019 - 12:19pm
A Truth and Healing Council in California aims to ensure no one forgets about the genocide of Native peoples.
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Library of Congress names Joy Harjo as first Native U.S. Poet Laureate

June 19, 2019 - 10:18am
Joy Harjo, a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, has been named the 23rd Poet Laureate of the United States.
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Winnebago Tribe mourns passing of vice chairman and noted musician Curtis St. Cyr

June 19, 2019 - 9:25am
Curtis St. Cyr gained notoriety playing harmonica and singing the blues. But he also dedicated his life to his people and his family.
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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs approves two bills at business meeting

June 19, 2019 - 6:35am
A bill to improve aging roads and bridges in Indian Country and another to correct a failing of the disastrous tribal termination era are advancing on Capitol Hill.
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RECAP: Trump administration unprepared for hearing on #MMIW and tribal jurisdiction bills

June 19, 2019 - 3:44am
The Trump administration came under fire for showing up unprepared to a hearing of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs despite being notified a month ago.
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Montana Free Press: Appeals court reverses Keystone XL injunction

June 19, 2019 - 1:08am
The fight against the long-delayed Keystone XL Pipeline is far from over despite a recent setback in the courts.
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: Flooding causes damage across Oklahoma

June 18, 2019 - 12:58pm
Homes and buildings have been destroyed, roadways have been washed out, and many rivers and lakes have risen to record-breaking levels.
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The Conversation: Tsilhqot'in Nation addresses climate disasters

June 18, 2019 - 12:25pm
Canadian constitutional law and Aboriginal law are not likely what comes to mind when identifying the cause of a wildfire disaster.
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Native Sun News Today: Keystone XL threatens endangered species

June 18, 2019 - 11:47am
The Keystone XL Pipeline will lead to habitat destruction on the Great Plains, one scientist warns.
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Supreme Court affirms sovereignty doctrine as wait continues in tribal case

June 18, 2019 - 10:21am
It only took 194 days for the Supreme Court to issue one sovereignty decision. Where's the other one?
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Former leader of Northern Cheyenne Tribe admits to fraud charges

June 18, 2019 - 8:56am
L. Jace Killsback, a former president of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe , has pleaded guilty to federal fraud and conspiracy charges.
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