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A Native, Pre-Med, Dean’s List, Canadian Silver Medalist Wrestler: Meet Waylon DeCoteau There are a lot of reasons to keep an eye out for Waylon DeCoteau (Crow/Sioux/Chippewa) who is currently wrestling at First Nations University / University of Regina in…..
Pow Wow Sweat Heating Up Across The Nation – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows
Lots of folks are becoming hip to the pow wow fitness craze! Powwow Sweat was recently featured on the Newsy website as well as NPR’s Morning Edition. Listen here to the NPR Morning Edition episode: You can find videos and…..
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The agreement confirms and quantifies the tribe’s water rights in Montana and authorizes $471 million in investments on the reservation.
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For many Native Americans, myth and medicine, religion and science, are not viewed as separate, but are interwoven into the fabric of our lives.
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‘This is Indian country. This is enemy country,’ a Fox News pundit said comparing Native Americans to the terrorist organization.
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Over the years, the tribe has expanded into real estate, information technology, tobacco, coffee, construction and food.
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Casino opponents are preparing to take the case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The story of how the Oneida Indian Nation decided to join the rebels is told at the Museum of the American Revolution, which opened in Philly April 19.
The post New Museum of the American Revolution Shines Light on Oneida Indian Nation Contributions appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.
The tough decision faced by the Oneida Indian Nation to join the rebels is told at the Museum of the American Revolution, which opened in Philly April 19.
The post New Museum Shines Light on Oneida Indian Nation Contributions appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.
Ride the Train With Miss Indian World – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows
On Tuesday, April 25, Miss Indian World will be in Albuquerque to help kick-off the 2017 Gathering of Nations Powwow. Join Danielle Ta’Sheena Finn as she rides the New Mexico Rail Runner Express and visits with passengers along the way……
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Get some sleep and break up with Facebook! Here are 10 ways Native students can thrive and survive the last days of school!
Tribal government is limited only by the creativity of the tribal council and the collective sense of fairness among tribal citizens. So why the division?
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The unanimous decision against renewing liquor licenses for beer stores in Whiteclay, Nebraska, is seen as the beginning of a ‘healing.’
The post Liquor Licenses Denied for Whiteclay Beer Stores Near Pine Ridge Reservation appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.
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The North Carolina tribe’s legislative body is moving ahead with impeachment proceedings
The Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp is illegal, according to officials in New Jersey.
Marie Zackuse was elected as the first chairwoman of the Tulalip Tribes Board of Directors, at a time that is quite challenging for the Native community.
The post Marie Zackuse, Tulalip Tribes’ First Chairwoman, Takes Helm During Challenging Time appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.
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The Yurok Tribe resides in the heart of Redwood National Park on the Northern California coast, where old-growth trees tower to the sky with trunks so enormous it can take dozens of people to reach around the base, fingertip to fingertip. Traditional Yurok stories teach that the redwood trees are sacred living beings.
California’s largest tribe, the Yuroks count nearly 5,000 enrolled members. Their ancestral lands contain the vast majority of the coastline near present day Klamath,
The post Explore Yurok Country, Home to Giant Redwoods on California’s Coast appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.
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Thoughts to shave tribal government through tribal elections to stop the division.
The three children were found safe in Mexico in June 2016 after being kidnapped in November 2014.
The tribe is suing the largest drug companies and drug stores in the United States in tribal court.