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Mary Annette Pember: Digging up and robbing Native graves still considered acceptable

April 29, 2019 - 11:56am
Amateur white American archaeologists and collectors are still influenced by the right of conquest mentality.
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Bureau of Indian Affairs gets a permanent director, long after mysterious exit

April 29, 2019 - 5:09am
It's been a year since the Trump administration mysteriously disappeared the director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
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Cronkite News: Largest oil field in Arizona sits on Navajo Nation

April 29, 2019 - 1:53am
Arizona isn’t known as a big oil producing state, like Texas and North Dakota, but what oil is produced here is on Navajo land.
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Indian Country's legislative priorities inch forward in divided Congress

April 29, 2019 - 1:18am
Lawmakers are getting back to work after an extended recess and their schedule is jam-packed with Indian Country happenings.
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: Migrants continue to cross the border in record numbers

April 29, 2019 - 1:10am
Democrats have proven time and again that they have no interest in securing our southern border and protecting American citizens.
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Cronkite News: NAGPRA and other laws waived for Trump's border wall

April 26, 2019 - 12:41pm
The Department of Homeland Security is waiving dozens of environmental, health and other laws to clear the way for construction of border barriers.
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Native Sun News Today: Community on Pine Ridge Reservation focuses on youth

April 25, 2019 - 11:49am
For centuries, traditional Tiyospaye lived in close knit communities and the responsibility of raising the Wakanyeja was a collaborative effort by everyone in the village.
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Defendant acquitted in connection with brutal beating of Lakota woman

April 25, 2019 - 11:23am
Sheena Between Lodges is in recovery after being attacked on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
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Native man shot by police officer drops lawsuit in plea deal with prosecutors

April 24, 2019 - 12:41pm
A bullet remains lodged in Micah Taylor's neck after he was shot by a police officer in Omaha, Nebraska.
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Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Artist shares tribe's story in new work

April 24, 2019 - 5:19am
'Intervention Piece' by Edgar Heap of Birds is on display at the St. Louis Art Museum.
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Native Sun News Today: Lakota woman brings leadership to the table

April 24, 2019 - 1:46am
Native women have stepped up the plate as residents of Rapid City, South Dakota, elect new leaders.
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Tim Giago: Paying tribute to the warrior women of Indian Country

April 24, 2019 - 1:17am
Warrior women worked within the system, did not advocate for violence, and yet brought about many positive changes in Indian Country.
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Tribal consultation policies still lacking amid challenges of Trump era

April 23, 2019 - 8:46am
Nearly two decades after the first executive order on tribal consultation, the federal government is still struggling to meet their trust and treaty responsibilities.
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Bill John Baker: Registry strives to record all Cherokee speakers

April 23, 2019 - 5:04am
Without our language, we lose a significant part of our identity as Cherokee people.
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Bay Mills Indian Community files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers

April 23, 2019 - 4:34am
The opioid crisis has hit Indian Country hard, with high rates of addiction, overdoses and deaths been seen across the nation.
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Ashley Minner: A quest to reconstruct Baltimore’s American Indian ‘reservation’

April 23, 2019 - 2:17am
Lumbee are indigenous to North Carolina but have been present in Baltimore, Maryland, since at least as early as the 1930s.
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Montana Free Press: Medicaid expansion supported by Indian Country finally passes

April 23, 2019 - 1:45am
'We did it,' Western Native Voice said after a bill to extend Montana’s Medicaid expansion program cleared its final hurdle.
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Cronkite News: Report cites 'alarming increase' in police officer shootings

April 23, 2019 - 1:20am
The number of police shootings in Arizona's largest city jumped from an average of 21 a year to 44 in 2018.
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Cronkite News: Authorities continue to release migrant families into U.S.

April 22, 2019 - 12:32pm
Shelters struggle to keep pace with the release of migrants into the community, while migrants once held in detention centers set out on their journeys as they await court hearings.
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Jacqueline Keeler: The fight to protect Indigenous sacred sites

April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
An Indigenous journalist reflects on the 800-year-old cathedral and what 'sacred' means to her.
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