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Pow Wow Calendar Update – March 22, 2017 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

March 24, 2017 - 10:25am

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow 52nd Annual FIHA Powwow March 24 – March 27…..

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Weekly Native American News Update – March 23, 2017 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

March 24, 2017 - 10:13am

World Water Day: Standing With Water Protectors Everywhere March 22 is World Water Day, started by the United Nations in 1993, and this year’s theme is wastewater, there’s no escaping the fact that we all contain it.—as in, the futility…..

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Suncor Oil Refinery Belches Toxic Gases Over Denver For Second Time

March 24, 2017 - 9:45am

A Suncor oil refinery near Denver, Colorado, belched toxic gases into the air for the second time in five months, according to reports.

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Rep. Tom O’Halleran’s Goal: ‘Working With People’

March 24, 2017 - 9:00am

Tom O’Halleran traveled an unusual road from a rough Chicago neighborhood to the representative from Arizona’s 1st Congressional District.

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The Siege of Chaco Canyon

March 24, 2017 - 8:30am

Chaco Canyon, the haunting pinnacle of the ancient Anasazi civilization, beckons even as it is besieged by fracking operations.

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Indigenous Sovereignty and the Political Subordination of Our Nations

March 24, 2017 - 8:10am

Indigenous sovereignty is an oxymoron; it is the combination of two mutually exclusive terms that cancel each other out. It is incoherent.

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Seneca Gaming Compact: Money for Nothing Ends for New York

March 24, 2017 - 8:05am

Tensions may ramp up in 2017 as the end of the Seneca gaming compact with New York approaches. No more money for nothing for the state.

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Indigenous Student Earns Prestigious Harvard Post

March 24, 2017 - 8:00am

Julian SpearChief-Morris, Blood Tribe, is the first indigenous student to be elected president of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau in the bureau’s 104-year history.

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Seneca Nation ends casino payments after sending $1.4B to state of New York

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

‘Our obligation to the state ended,’ President Todd Gates announced at a press conference.

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Grand Ronde Tribes secure approval of school mascot agreement

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Oregon tribe is working with public schools to address their use of Indian imagery and to include tribal history in the classrooms.

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Editorial: Federal recognition for tribes in Virginia is long overdue

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

The recognition is overdue — in the extreme.

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Editorial: Federal recognition for tribes in Virginia is long overdue

Mary Annette Pember: Native women work with youth offenders on Rosebud Sioux Reservation

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

The White Buffalo Calf Woman Society sets a path for redemption for Native youth sex offenders.

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Indian Country mounts another fight after Donald Trump approves another pipeline

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

‘Here we are again,’ said Chairman Larry Wright of the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska.

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John Kane: Seneca Nation money train coming to an end in New York

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

With the Seneca gaming compact coming to an end, will the state and local municipalities finally see the error of their ways?

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Native Sun News Today: Navajo elders continue long fight on disputed land

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Dineh resistance began in 1977, with intense direct actions organized by only a couple of local Dineh coordinators and interpreters.

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Native Sun News Today: Navajo elders continue long fight on disputed land

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Just another day of trying to keep up with the Trumps

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

Doesn’t it seem that we are all living in a reality show called ‘Keeping up with the Trumps.’

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Tiffany Midge: Donald Trump continues to conjure hero Andrew Jackson

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

Andrew Jackson is the United States’ seventh president and a figure many people believe to be evil incarnate.

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Elizabeth LaPensée: Video games encourage indigenous culture

March 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

Done right, games have the potential to be self-determined spaces, where Indigenous people can express themselves on their own terms.

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The Latest Classy and Tasty Products From Northwest Native America

March 23, 2017 - 2:12pm

SEATTLE – Traditional foods with a twist. Snack bites from Tlingit country, made from coho salmon and spruce tips. Affordable art by a famous Northwest Coast Native artist (and it comes with chocolate!). Here are some very cool products that have emerged recently from Northwest Native America.

Art and chocolate: Three chocolate tins offered by noted Canadian chocolatier Rogers’ Chocolates feature art by Richard Hunt, the Kwaguilth artist and member of the Hunt family of artists.

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There’s Something About Andrew Jackson

March 23, 2017 - 12:00pm

President Donald Trump has a complicated relationship with Indian killer Andrew Jackson – a bro-mance of sorts if you will.

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