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Remembering Buddy Red Bow

October 4, 2019 - 12:48pm
A documentary about Buddy Red Bow, the Lakota music, premieres on South Dakota Public Broadcasting.
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Ivan Star Comes Out: The situation isn't looking good for our Lakota language

October 4, 2019 - 2:16am
Everyone knows that our language, culture, and history, have been targeted for eradication by the federal government.
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Quapaw Nation reaches settlement in long-running trust mismanagement case

October 4, 2019 - 1:50am
After more than 17 years of litigation through three presidential administrations, the Quapaw Nation has emerged victorious in court.
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Trump sees treason in whistleblower; to ASU prof it’s not so clear-cut

October 3, 2019 - 12:57pm
To President Donald Trump, the White House whistleblower who reported concerns about his call with the Ukrainian president is comparable to a spy and a traitor.
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Resisters give shout-out for Riot Boosting Act

October 3, 2019 - 11:40am
Native activists have scored a big victory against a new law that was written to stifle their opposition to the Keystone XL Pipeline.
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‘A safe place’ at Pine Ridge

October 3, 2019 - 10:33am
Nagi Nunpa Hocaka, the Two Spirit Circle, is working to reduce the high rate of suicide and substance abuse on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
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Tuscarora Nation seeks recognition from state of North Carolina

October 3, 2019 - 9:22am
The Tuscarora Nation is continuing efforts to gain recognition in North Carolina following a setback at the state level.
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Mescalero Apache Tribe announces pending resignation of president

October 3, 2019 - 4:40am
Arthur 'Butch' Blazer is resigning as president of the Mescalero Apache Tribe for health reasons.
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NMAI News: Lakota Music Project makes national debut

October 3, 2019 - 4:13am
Performing for the first time outside South Dakota, the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra’s Lakota Music Project will appear in concert at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.
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YES! Magazine: Indigenous women find a safe space in T’ja Xuj

October 3, 2019 - 1:45am
After traveling thousands of miles fleeing violence and discrimination, LGBTQ women -- many of them Indigenous -- find safety and support at T’ja Xuj.
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Tribal health insurance coverage rose, but still trailed U.S. average

October 2, 2019 - 12:38pm
The number of Indian Health Service patients with insurance rose from 64 percent in 2013 to 78 percent in 2018, according to a new report.
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National Congress of American Indians heads into election season after major changes

October 2, 2019 - 11:39am
The race to lead the National Congress of American Indians is kicking into high gear as the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization prepares for its biggest meeting of the year.
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Restrictive election laws, lack of polls hamper Native American voters, leaders say

October 2, 2019 - 10:50am
The voting rights of Native Americans are routinely suppressed by a slew of requirements and practices, such as photo ID laws and a scarcity of polling places, tribal leaders said.
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A Whistleblower 'tweets' loud and clear

October 2, 2019 - 9:46am
This is no longer a case of being a Democrat or a Republican: It is a case of being an American.
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Two-Spirit woman: Overcoming trauma

October 2, 2019 - 9:17am
When Carla Douglas was born, her mother wanted a daughter so badly she named the young child Carla Georgina and began dressing her in girl's clothing.
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Yankton Sioux: 'Our community is literally drowning'

October 1, 2019 - 11:45am
'It’s like we live in a third world country and we are forgotten,' resident Lauren Crowe says. 'No one cares.'
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Clara Caufield: Life in a reservation border town

October 1, 2019 - 10:12am
As border towns go, Sheridan, Wyoming, may be one of the best, though, in my opinion, it could improve on relationships with Natives.
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Grandmother receives nine and a half years for her role in murder

October 1, 2019 - 9:36am
The courtroom was filled with emotions and tension as the long-awaited sentencing hearing for the death of Kylen Shangreaux, age 2, began.
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#NotInvisible: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 1, 2019 - 8:54am
Every October, advocates and communities from across Indian Country and the United States rally together in honor of survivors of domestic violence and support abuse prevention as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
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Navajo Nation welcomes key lawmaker to reservation for uranium mining forum

October 1, 2019 - 2:57am
Leaders of the Navajo Nation are eager to show how uranium mining continues to affect their people as they host a key member of Congress.
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