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An apple is what grows on a tree

September 12, 2019 - 11:53am
There are no true traditionalists left in Indian Country to put it bluntly.
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When Candy met the Mad Lads

September 12, 2019 - 10:45am
Olivia Gonzalez was 14 years old when she was asked to come up on stage and sing. The rest is history.
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House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples convenes hearing on #MMIW crisis

September 11, 2019 - 8:56am
What is the Trump administration doing about missing and murdered Indigenous women? Lawmakers are seeking answers.
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Native man shot in neck by police officer hit with maximum sentence

September 10, 2019 - 8:35am
A bullet remains lodged in Micah Taylor's neck after he was shot by a police officer in Nebraska.
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Report: Using funds to keep parks open in government shutdown violated law

September 9, 2019 - 12:54pm
The Trump Administration violated federal law when it diverted funds for national park improvements during the recent government shutdown, the Government Accountability Office determined.
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Tim Giago: Is there a correlation between historic trauma and PTSD?

September 9, 2019 - 12:08pm
Too many people, especially non-Natives say, 'Get over it.' If only it was that simple. One does not take centuries of trauma and get rid of it overnight.
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A 'sham': Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation being denied federal recognition

September 9, 2019 - 11:26am
How can one branch of the federal government have a more than 100-year relationship and sign a 30-year agreement with an Indian tribe, while another denies its very existence?
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Police captain discusses children lost to the system

September 9, 2019 - 10:48am
Like many indigenous nations in the United States, the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe has been losing children to the state for generations.
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United Keetoowah Band celebrates historic decision in homelands case

September 9, 2019 - 4:40am
The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians can acquire homelands over the objections of a much larger and more politically engaged tribe, a federal appeals court ruled.
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Rep. Tom Cole: America and our allies are locked in a modern-day technology race

September 6, 2019 - 12:27pm
While lawmakers debate numerous issues of significance, an important matter surrounding personal freedom and national security quietly looms in the background.
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Rep. Markwayne Mullin: Raising the mininum wage is not the answer

September 6, 2019 - 11:55am
With 6.9 million open jobs in our country, we should provide people with the education and resources they need to succeed.
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Chuck Hoskin: Cherokee Nation expands engagement with all citizens

September 6, 2019 - 11:19am
As Principal Chief, I remain committed to enhancing civic and cultural engagement between the Cherokee Nation and our at-large Cherokee Nation citizens.
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Navajo council votes to oppose possible HUD limits on home-loan program

September 6, 2019 - 1:56am
The Trump administration is proposing to impose income limits for the first time on applicants to the Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program.
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Workshop fosters communication between tribal, state, and federal agencies

September 5, 2019 - 12:20pm
It’s a common theme often stated, but rarely executed: The need to work together and build agency-tribe relationships before there is an emergency.
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Yuma border projects get Pentagon funding, as Fort Huachuca takes a hit

September 5, 2019 - 11:46am
'They are illegally stealing money from our troops,' a Democratic lawmaker said after the Trump administration announced a diversion of $3.6 billion in military funds for the border wall.
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EPA Ignores tribal consultation

September 5, 2019 - 2:20am
After tribal citizens roundly rejected draft permits to provide Black Hills water to a foreign uranium mine project, the Environmental Protection Agency revised the wording for a new comment period.
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Fires in Amazon shed light on long-standing issues facing Indigenous peoples

September 5, 2019 - 1:07am
The fires that spread swiftly across the Amazon in recent weeks drew international attention to a problem Indigenous Brazilians have been facing for years.
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Data shows most American terrorists are angry White men

September 4, 2019 - 10:50am
Despite racist and anti-immigrant scapegoating, data shows that most American terrorists are resentful White men inspired by White supremacist and misogynist rhetoric
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Arizona joins other states calling on Supreme Court to overturn DACA

September 4, 2019 - 10:08am
Republican-led states are supporting the Trump administration's efforts to end the Dreamers program for young immigrants.
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Presidential hopefuls embrace Indigenous movement against unwanted pipelines

September 4, 2019 - 4:41am
The Indigenous battles against Keystone XL and Dakota Access have finally emerged as a critical component of the 2020 presidential campaign.
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