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New York Times editorial board reconsiders stance on racist trademarks

June 23, 2017 - 1:24am

In June 2014, the editorial board of The New York Times stood with Native activists in their challenge to the racist trademarks of the Washington NFL team.

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National Indian Gaming Association chooses David Bean as vice chair

June 23, 2017 - 1:03am

David Bean, a council member from the Puyallup Tribe, will sworn in as vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association.

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

June 22, 2017 - 9:16pm

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 36th Annual Plains Indian Museum Powwow June 17 –…..

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July 5, 2017

June 22, 2017 - 5:02pm

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Onondaga Nation Members Remove Children From School

June 22, 2017 - 2:38pm

Onondaga Nation parents, protesting the rejection of a Native school principal on what they consider spurious grounds, yanked their kids out of school.

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The Tall Chief Theater: Restoring a Part of Osage History

June 22, 2017 - 1:47pm

Alex Tall Chief built The Tall Chief Theater in 1928 and now efforts are underway to restore the iconic theater on the Osage Reservation.

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Tearing up Indian Country on a $50 Button Accordion: Tohono O’odham Gertie Lopez

June 22, 2017 - 11:50am

Starting with a $50 accordion, Gertie Lopez now knows that Chicken Scratch is not made by a bird, it’s for a musical good time

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How the Indian Child Welfare Act Preserves and Strengthens American Indian Families

June 22, 2017 - 11:10am

The Indian Child Welfare Act wasn’t created to unfairly target mixed race Native children, it can help preserve and strengthen American Indian families.

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Resurgence of Diné Principles to Guide the Diné People

June 22, 2017 - 11:10am

A new collection of essays entitled “Navajo Sovereignty: Understandings and Visions of the Diné People” provides a way forward for indigenous philosophy.

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Nooksack Tribe accepting slot tickets while casino remains closed

June 22, 2017 - 11:03am

The Nooksack Tribe has yet to comment publicly on the status of its shuttered casino in Washington.

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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains confident of approval of casino

June 22, 2017 - 10:22am

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe expects to hear a decision on its long-awaited casino in Massachusetts by June 27.

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Pueblo tribes dispute state’s demand for $40M in gaming revenues

June 22, 2017 - 9:48am

The state of New Mexico continues to try and squeeze more and more gaming revenues out of tribes.

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Pueblo tribes dispute state’s demand for $40M in gaming revenues

Connecticut tribes welcome court decision favoring new casino law

June 22, 2017 - 9:10am

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are praising a federal court decision in favor of a law that paved the way for their new casino in Connecticut.

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Secretary Zinke removes protections for grizzlies over tribal objections

June 22, 2017 - 7:53am

Just hours after promising to consult tribes before making any decisions that affect their interests, the new leader of the Department of the Interior heralded the removal of protections for grizzly bears.

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Sitting Bull – A Photo Gallery

June 22, 2017 - 7:48am

Sitting Bull was a legendary Lakota warrior and leader against white encroachment, see his life through these photographs.

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Ute Mountain Ute Tribe challenges new permit for uranium operation

June 22, 2017 - 5:39am

The last uranium mine in the United States lies just three miles from a Ute Mountain Ute village in Utah.

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Native woman was jailed and forced to ride with assailant during trial

June 22, 2017 - 5:03am

Authorities in Alberta, Canada, are investigating the treatment of a Native woman who was incarcerated and kept in shackles even though she was the victim of a sexual assault.

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Mary Annette Pember: The Indian Child Welfare Act strengthens our families

June 22, 2017 - 4:33am

The Indian Child Welfare Act was not created to unfairly target mixed race Native children, Mary Annette Pember writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Court sets final deadline for remaining payments from Cobell settlement

June 22, 2017 - 3:09am

The overwhelming majority of the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement has been distributed but some Indian beneficiaries still haven’t been paid.

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Court sets final deadline for remaining payments from Cobell settlement

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