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The Conversation: Indigenous-led clean-energy projects could power reconciliation

May 9, 2019 - 3:18am
Addressing climate change in Indigenous contexts requires leadership from Indigenous peoples, communities, organizations and governments.
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'I came from the White House': Trump tweet coincides with Indian Affairs meeting

May 9, 2019 - 2:21am
Assistant Secretary Tara Sweeney was at the White House but won't say whether tribal legislation came up before President Trump tweeted about it.
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Cronkite News: Indian Country falling behind when it comes to broadband

May 9, 2019 - 1:01am
Fewer than half the households on tribal lands in Arizona have access to broadband internet, and only one exceeds the state average.
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'An afterthought': Tribal consultation in doubt as Trump's reorganization rolls on

May 8, 2019 - 12:34pm
The Trump administration claims its controversial reorganization won't apply to Indian Country. But tribes are still being affected by it.
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Appeals court appears skeptical of attack on tribal lending operation

May 8, 2019 - 10:12am
The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals doesn't hear from Indian Country often but it was hard to tell as a closely-watched tribal case came up for consideration.
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United South and Eastern Tribes: Indian Country can't be 'asleep at the wheel'

May 8, 2019 - 8:12am
Once again, encapsulated within a 24 word tweet today, President Trump has demonstrated his authentic disrespect and disregard towards Indian Country.
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Mark Trahant: United States refuses to stand with Indigenous peoples on climate

May 8, 2019 - 6:30am
The Trump administration’s position on the Arctic raises so many questions about Indigenous governance (and knowledge).
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'A Racial Slur': President Trump blamed for derailing passage of two pro-tribal bills

May 8, 2019 - 3:44am
A tweet about Pocahontas spooked Republicans on Capitol Hill. Indian Country was the loser.
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Bill John Baker: The Not Invisible Act is vital to the safety of Native women

May 8, 2019 - 1:28am
Every Cherokee woman - every American Indian woman for that matter - has the absolute right to feel safe.
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Rep. Tom Cole: Democrats seek government takeover of health care system

May 7, 2019 - 11:45am
For current Medicare recipients, 'Medicare for All' really means 'Medicare for None.'
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: Bipartisan bill protects Native women and girls

May 7, 2019 - 11:26am
The silent crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women is wreaking havoc on our families and our communities.
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AUDIO/VIDEO: Democrats call for action to address #MMIW crisis

May 7, 2019 - 4:57am
Bills to address the crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women are pending in Congress.
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Governor of South Dakota admits snubbing tribes with last minute legislation

May 7, 2019 - 4:01am
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem (R) knows exactly why the Oglala Sioux Tribe banned from the Pine Ridge Reservation.
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Cronkite News: Accidental fall leads to another fatality at Grand Canyon

May 7, 2019 - 1:14am
Four people have died in or near Grand Canyon National Park in the last five weeks, but officials say that isn’t unusual.
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Mark Trahant: Indigenous knowledge incorporated into global climate assessment

May 7, 2019 - 1:01am
Extinction is the new normal, according to a new report that draws on Indigenous and local knowledge.
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Assistant Secretary Sweeney slated for another hearing on Indian Country budget

May 6, 2019 - 12:14pm
Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney, and her new boss, Secretary David Bernhardt, are on Capitol Hill to talk about the Trump administration's budget.
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The Conversation: Maps serve as powerful tool for Indigenous communities

May 6, 2019 - 12:00pm
Our project, MappingBack, envisions mapping as a weapon and tactic to resist extractive industries on Indigenous lands.
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YES! Magazine: Canoe journey offers first hand look at climate change

May 6, 2019 - 12:00pm
A voyage around the world offered a new generation of Hawaiians lessons about Earth’s uncertain future.
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Cronkite News: Unique school bus serves as inspiration for Navajo students

May 6, 2019 - 12:00pm
For 26 years, Freddie Yazzie has driven school buses for a quiet community on the Navajo Nation.
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Mark Trahant: Native lawmakers divided along party lines with climate change bill

May 6, 2019 - 12:00pm
The Climate Action Now Act would require the U.S. to meet the obligations of a global climate change accord.
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