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US Reaps Fear and Hatred GOP Sowed

August 15, 2017 - 1:54pm

The puzzle for the Democrats is how to alleviate the fear of white Americans of being replaced or displaced from the seat of power held by the GOP.

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PBS Documentary on Native American Tribal Justice and Families Debuts Monday August 21

August 15, 2017 - 12:44pm

A new PBS Documentary on POV titled Tribal Justice spotlights tribal courts that incorporate indigenous customs and beliefs into their justice systems

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Seneca Nation citizen maintains five-year protest against NFL team’s racist legacy

August 15, 2017 - 12:26pm

Stephen Rivera, a citizen of the Seneca Nation, has staged a one-man protest against the Washington NFL team at the team’s training camp in Richmond, Virginia.

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President Trump offers late rebuke to ‘White supremacists’ as industry leaders quit council

August 15, 2017 - 11:48am

President Donald Trump offered a late rebuke of the ‘KKK, neo-Nazis, White supremacists and other hate groups’ in an attempt to address controversy over his handling of a racial violence in Virginia.

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August 15, 2017 - 11:24am

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Arne Vainio: Tough patient turns out to be a warrior with a promise to his brother

August 15, 2017 - 11:14am

I was in my residency training in Seattle and it was the first day of my surgery rotation.

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Arne Vainio: Tough patient turns out to be a warrior with a promise to his brother

‘40 Under 40’ Natives Named! National Center to Honor its Tenth Class of Awardees

August 15, 2017 - 11:00am

Names of the “Native American 40 under 40” award winners have been released. This marks the 10th anniversary of 40 Under 40. Including 2017’s tenth class of honorees, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development will have recognized 400 total emerging American Indians from across Indian country.

The National Center will honor the 2017 class 40 under 40 award recipients during its inaugural Northwest Enterprise Development Conference at the Tulalip Resort Casino in Tulalip,

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Two Entitled Guys on the Brink

August 15, 2017 - 10:23am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about Trump.

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Energy firm seeks to keep illegal pipeline in place over objections of Indian landowners in Oklahoma

August 15, 2017 - 10:01am

Another storm is brewing in Indian Country over a pipeline that has been operating illegally for nearly two decades.

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Energy firm seeks to keep illegal pipeline in place over objections of Indian landowners in Oklahoma

Bad River, White Mountain Veterans Housing Get Help with Home Rehabs

August 15, 2017 - 9:10am

Veterans housing on two reservations to receive grants to assist with home rehabs through the Home Depot Foundation and the Housing Assistance Council.

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Poverty as a Black and White Issue

August 15, 2017 - 9:00am

The poverty of a white coal miner, a black urban factory worker, or an unemployed rez Indian stinks. What’s worse is when they turn against each other.

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North Dakota secures $10 million in federal funds to pay for #NoDAPL response

August 15, 2017 - 7:17am

The state of North Dakota has secured a $10 million in federal funds to pay for its often brutal response to the #NoDAPL movement.

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North Dakota secures $10 million in federal funds to pay for #NoDAPL response

Tribes report mixed results in slot machine revenues at casinos in Connecticut

August 15, 2017 - 5:52am

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a decline in slot machine revenues while the Mohegan Tribe reported an increase as both team up to address growing competition in New England.

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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains confident as Trump team reviews casino bid

August 15, 2017 - 2:11am

The leader of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe remains confident of plans for a long-delayed casino even though the Trump administration was prepared to kill the project.

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Steve Russell: Poverty in Indian Country — and in America — is really about race

August 15, 2017 - 1:46am

There is class warfare, but it is only visible when the working class fights back, Steve Russell writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Mary Annette Pember: True Sioux Hope Foundation brings donors to Pine Ridge

August 15, 2017 - 1:23am

Building on her successes in the business world, Twila True, a citizen of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, is hoping to bring change to the homelands of her people.

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Mary Annette Pember: True Sioux Hope Foundation brings donors to Pine Ridge

Dakota Access Pipeline dragging out dispute over disturbance of tribal artifacts

August 15, 2017 - 1:05am

The wealthy backers of the Dakota Access Pipeline have managed to drag out a dispute over the disturbance of tribal artifacts for nearly a year by refusing to pay a minimum fine of $15,000.

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Oneida Nation starts construction of third casino as outlet mall remains on hold

August 15, 2017 - 1:01am

The Oneida Nation is on track to open the Point Place Casino in Bridgeport, New York, in the spring of 2018.

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True Sioux Hope Foundation Tours Pine Ridge

August 14, 2017 - 1:53pm

Twila True and the True Sioux Hope Foundation provided a tour of the Pine Ridge Reservation for about 170 wealthy supporters that was met with mixed opinions.

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Trump administration abandons tribes in battle over boundaries of reservation in Wyoming

August 14, 2017 - 10:30am

The Trump administration has abandoned two tribes as they seek to protect their homelands in Wyoming from an attack by the state government.

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