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Tim Giago: Curing the problems that seem incurable

January 6, 2020 - 10:37am
I often write that the more things change in Indian Country the more they stay the same.
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Chuck Hoskin: Cherokee Nation gives back to our people and our communities

January 6, 2020 - 4:57am
We are blessed at the Cherokee Nation and thankful that we can make positive changes to improve Oklahoma in both large and small ways.
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YES! Magazine: Haida Nation blends traditional knowledge with science

January 6, 2020 - 3:40am
A collaboration between Indigenous tradition and Western science may offer a way to bolster both Haida culture and the marine ecosystem intertwined with it.
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Navajo Generating Station, coal mine face years of breakdown, cleanup

January 6, 2020 - 2:36am
They may have turned out the lights, but the party’s not over at the Navajo Generating Station and its affiliated Kayenta coal mine.
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'We are a family': Youth on Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation ring in 2020

January 6, 2020 - 2:09am
The Cheyenne River Youth Project threw its doors open to reservation youth on New Year’s Eve.
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Mark Charles: America's history rooted in colonialism, enslavement and terror

January 6, 2020 - 1:52am
The United States of America needs an honest national dialogue regarding our own history.
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‘We need each other to heal:’ Native Americans help Native Americans overcome domestic violence

December 26, 2019 - 5:21am
An opening prayer welcomes 75 Native American men and women from across the nation, gathered at a hotel to learn how to use tradition to heal from trauma – and to help others heal, too.
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YES! Magazine: Recordings help bring Native songs to life

December 24, 2019 - 2:34am
Researchers at Indiana University have been digitally preserving recordings of Native American songs made on fragile wax cylinders more than 100 years ago.
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Native American leaders determined to avoid repeat of last census undercount

December 24, 2019 - 1:36am
Time, distance and technology limitations are among the reasons Native Americans may be the most difficult demographic to count in the upcoming census.
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Tim Giago: A father heard his daughter's prayer

December 24, 2019 - 1:13am
It was still dark outside and there was a light snowfall as I took a table by the window at Vesta’s Café in Martin, South Dakota, on Christmas Eve in 1984.
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Oneida Nation visionary Rick Hill honored at Lakota National Invitational

December 23, 2019 - 8:15am
As Native students bounced basketballs and veterans carrying flags lined up for grand entry, a documentary film crew took to the court to honor the late Rick Hill, a leader from the Oneida Nation.
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Arizona lawmakers split, as House takes historic vote to impeach Trump

December 19, 2019 - 11:49am
Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.
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Mary Annette Pember: A warrior for the Ojibwe language

December 19, 2019 - 11:24am
There is a grassroots movement of Indigenous communities taking back their power and authority as sovereign nations.
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'Lives at risk': Indian Health Service hit with lawsuit over $1.8 million in disputed payments

December 19, 2019 - 5:35am
An Indian Health Service dispute has escalated with a lawsuit and a prominent citizen of the Blackfeet Nation accusing the federal agency of putting the lives of his fellow people at risk.
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'A long journey for our people': Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians on cusp of federal recognition

December 18, 2019 - 10:42am
After more than a century of efforts, the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians is on the cusp of federal recognition.
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'We can help ourselves:' Native women come together to confront high rates of maternal mortality

December 17, 2019 - 9:36am
Too many Native women are dying due to complications from pregnancy and childbirth – deaths that should be preventable with the right intervention and care.
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Supreme Court sneaks in another Indian Country case to the docket

December 17, 2019 - 12:55am
Anyone wondering why the U.S. Supreme Court seemed to be taking its time with one of the most closely-watched controversies in Indian Country history finally got a glimpse with the addition of a new case to the docket.
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More Indian Country bills advance on Capitol Hill amid impeachment drama

December 16, 2019 - 10:48am
With Democrats prepared to impeach President Donald Trump, lawmakers continue to advance legislation to benefit Indian Country's interests.
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Christmas on the Rez

December 16, 2019 - 8:59am
The bells of the Catholic Church continue to call the Christians to return to the mass and renew their faith.
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With execution on hold, Navajo inmate presses court on jury bias claim

December 16, 2019 - 8:43am
A federal appeals court panel grappled with how – or why – convicted Navajo double-murderer Lezmond Mitchell could question jurors from his trial 16 years ago about possible racial bias in their deliberations.
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