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Navajo Nation Seeks Sex Trafficking Law

8 hours 33 min ago

The Navajo Nation, newly aware of the prevalence of sex trafficking on the reservation, is revamping its sexual assault codes.

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Can Cowboy Ryan Zinke Do Right by American Indians?

8 hours 38 min ago

New Department of the Interior Secretary, Ryan Zinke, first appearance in front of Congress recently showed promise, but was it enough?

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Snotty Nose Rez Kids Release New Fight Song ‘Skoden’ – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 23, 2017 - 9:42pm

Just what I’ve been wanting in hip hop music these days! Snotty Nose Rez Kids mixes in a little bit of humor with some important cultural issues like land rights, rez life, oppression, and healing. The duo consists of MC…..

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‘The Power of Native Design’ Fashion Show a Hit in NYC – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 23, 2017 - 9:37pm

On Thursday, Native designers Dorothy Grant (Haida), Jamie Okuma (Luiseño/Shoshone Bannock) and Bethany Yellowtail (Apsaálooke/Northern Cheyenne) showed off their gorgeous Native styles at The Power of Native Design fashion show at Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in New…..

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Pow Wow Coloring Book Wholesale Information – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 23, 2017 - 2:51pm

PowWows.com has published our first book – The Pow Wow Coloring Book! The Pow Wow Coloring Book is an adult coloring book featuring 20 pages inspired by Native American designs. It includes designs similar to blankets, beadwork, and ribbon work…..

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ICMN’s Cierra Fields Receives $10,000 Make Sense Foundation Scholarship

April 23, 2017 - 11:34am

$10,000 Make Sense scholarship winner, Cierra Fields (Oklahoma Cherokee) is a Champion for Change, anti-rape advocate and correspondent for ICMN

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You Want Our Native Identity? Take It

April 23, 2017 - 10:46am

The subject of Native identity has created a divide among us, oftentimes being used for posturing, while the indigenous always lose.

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Fighting Against Fracking In Colombia

April 23, 2017 - 10:35am

The indigenous Colombian territories are bracing for a new fight against fracking, a process that many would like to see banned within the country.

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Call for Submissions: Indian National Finals Rodeo Indian Cowboy and Cowgirl Art Show

April 23, 2017 - 9:04am

The 2017 Indian National Finals Rodeo will feature a 2nd annual Indian Cowboy and Cowgirl Art Show and new INFR Hall of Fame Inductees.

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Awake, A Dream From Standing Rock: Premieres Earth Day at Tribeca Film Festival

April 22, 2017 - 12:19pm

Today, Earth Day, Awake, A Dream From Standing Rock, is premiering at New York’s Tribeca Film Festival as part of the festival’s N.O.W. special screening section. AWAKE, A Dream From Standing Rock will also be available for a limited time online at awakethefilm.org and interested viewers will be able to stream for a donation of $1 or more from April 22nd to May 6th.

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Awake, A Dream From Standing Rock: Premieres Today, Earth Day, Tribeca Film Festival

April 22, 2017 - 12:19pm

Today, Earth Day, Awake, A Dream From Standing Rock, is premiering at New York’s Tribeca Film Festival as part of the festival’s N.O.W. special screening section. AWAKE, A Dream From Standing Rock will also be available for a limited time online at awakethefilm.org and interested viewers will be able to stream for a donation of $1 or more from April 22nd to May 6th.

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Land Defenders In War and Peace Hold the Line Against Historical Extinction

April 22, 2017 - 11:29am

Indigenous nations maintain a constant battle as land defenders on the frontlines or in the court room, that oftentimes comes down to who wants it more.

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Indian Gaming Saw Record Revenues in 2015 to Become Top Casino Sector

April 22, 2017 - 10:26am

American Indian gaming revenue zoomed in 2015, growing at a rate more than double that seen in 2014 and surpassing all other segments of the casino industry

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Chief Beau Dick: Carver, Artist, Advocate, Mentor, Storyteller, Walks On

April 22, 2017 - 8:00am

Hereditary Chief Beau Dick, full of medicine and magic, walked on March 27, 2017 at the age of 61. He was a renowned carver and artist.

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Arctic Soundscape: An Audible Expedition to Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

April 22, 2017 - 7:30am

Take an acoustic journey through the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, and intently listen to music in its purest form. Every wild habitat on the planet — even ants and larvae — create their own sound signature.

“A soundscape is a voice of a living habitat,” says Dr. Bernie Krause, noted musician and soundscape ecologist.

Krause has recorded jaguars at night in the Amazon rain forest and mountain gorillas in Africa’s Virunga Mountains.

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Indigenous Scholars Endorse D.C. March for Science

April 22, 2017 - 7:30am

The March for Science in Washington DC on Earth Day has the backing of 1,200 indigenous scientists and their traditional scientific knowledge.

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Empowerment during Gathering of Nations: Dear Patriarchy Benefit on April 27th

April 21, 2017 - 5:03pm

If you’re in New Mexico during the week of Gathering of Nations and you’re looking to check out an event, Dear Patriarchy is a must-see.

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HDIMT? Alvina Begay Represents in Boston Marathon; Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Time in Seminole Country

April 21, 2017 - 2:48pm

Navajo runner Alvina Begay showed her Olympic-caliber abilities recently by clocking an impressive time at the Boston Marathon.

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Cherokee Nation Sues Walmart, Drug Companies Over Opioids

April 21, 2017 - 2:27pm

The Cherokee Nation filed suit against CVS, Walmart and others on April 20 declaring an “opioid epidemic of unprecedented proportions’ in Indian country.

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April 21, 2017 - 2:27pm

The Cherokee Nation filed suit against CVS, Walmart and others on April 20 declaring an “opioid epidemic of unprecedented proportions’ in Indian country.

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