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Trump administration opens consultation on Indian education update

May 21, 2019 - 12:40pm
A long-overdue update to the popular Johnson O'Malley Indian education program is finally on the horizon.
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Native Sun News Today: Native man dies after incident with police officers

May 21, 2019 - 11:08am
Jeremiah Janis was pepper-sprayed and tasered by police officers in Rapid City, South Dakota.
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Trump order hinders tribal energy contracts despite preference in federal law

May 21, 2019 - 9:46am
Federal agencies spent about $6 billion on energy for their facilities in 2017 yet tribes are being passed over for contracts.
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SCOTUSblog: Supreme Court sides with Crow hunter in treaty rights case

May 21, 2019 - 6:18am
For Clayvin Herrera and other members of the Apsáalooke Nation, the Supreme Court’s decision vindicates a right they believe essential.
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Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail bill up for first hearing

May 21, 2019 - 4:36am
A bill that recognizes the removal and resilience of the Ponca people is seeing movement in the 116th Congress.
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Alabama-Coushatta Tribe mourns passing of traditional chief Clem Sylestine

May 21, 2019 - 2:20am
Clem Fain Sylestine, a traditional leader of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe, has passed at the age of 91.
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Tim Giago: Boarding school survivors deserve long overdue compensation

May 20, 2019 - 12:43pm
I speak as an abused boarding school survivor. I was there; I saw it, I felt it, and I recovered from it.
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Supreme Court backs off-reservation treaty rights of Crow Tribe

May 20, 2019 - 12:38pm
The nation's highest court has once again sided with Indian Country in a treaty rights case.
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Cherokee Nation chief candidate David Walkingstick fight to stay in race

May 20, 2019 - 11:43am
Citizens of the Cherokee Nation are choosing a new leader in less than two weeks.
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Albert Bender: It's clear to all that Trump has got to go

May 20, 2019 - 10:51am
Donald Trump has been called almost everything—racist demagogue, vulgar sexist, inept businessman, pathological liar, and moron.
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Zoltan Grossman: Cowboys and Indians unite across the country

May 20, 2019 - 10:23am
By teaming up to defend the place they all call home, 'cowboys and Indians' are protecting their lands and waters for all.
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Portrait of the late Russell Means fetches $6.3 million at auction

May 20, 2019 - 2:56am
An iconic portrait of Russell Means, created by Andy Warhol, went big on a night of even bigger sales.
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: Democrats are forcing the Green New Deal on America

May 20, 2019 - 2:47am
Two of the top oil and gas producing states are also the leaders in renewable power.
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Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: How the 'rule of law' harms indigenous peoples

May 20, 2019 - 1:32am
Many tribes are still in the process of trying to make colonial systems work for them.
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Native Sun News Today: Native graduate inspires thousands with post

May 20, 2019 - 1:15am
Chantelle Blue Arm almost didn't attend graduation ceremonies for her master's degree.
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Clara Caufield: Grandmas are the backbone of Indian Country

May 17, 2019 - 6:26am
America was built upon the backs of resourceful women, many wives, mothers and grandmothers.
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Native Sun News Today: Keystone XL Pipeline wants water from Lakota territory

May 17, 2019 - 6:07am
The backer of the Keystone XL Pipeline is seeking permits to draw nearly 167 million gallons of water from rivers in South Dakota.
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House subcommittee hearing focuses of safety at Indian boarding schools

May 16, 2019 - 12:45pm
'No more of our children should die due to negligence of the schools,' a grieving parent says.
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Tribal land bills advance despite damage caused by Trump's 'racist' tweet

May 16, 2019 - 10:46am
A tweet from the White House hasn't completely derailed Indian Country. But it caused significant damage.
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Indian Country Today: Patty Talahongva tapped for new television program

May 16, 2019 - 5:41am
Indian Country Today is expanding, and a television newscast is on the way.
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