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White Clay, Nebraska; Back from the Dead

April 28, 2017 - 10:00am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about White Clay.

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Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe drops appeal in Dakota Access lawsuit

April 28, 2017 - 9:45am

With oil set to flow in a couple of weeks, the tribe is focusing on reversing the Trump administration’s approval of the pipeline.

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Keep the Warriors Alive: Native Veterans Gather for VA Info

April 28, 2017 - 9:00am

The 10th annual Gathering of American Indian Veterans at the end of March provided a place for fellow Native veterans to network and get assistance.

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Indigenous activists reclaim nation’s capital in defiance of Donald Trump

April 28, 2017 - 8:07am

Indigenous activists are reclaiming the nation’s capital as they push back against the Trump administration’s environmental agenda.

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Canadian National Parks II: All the Comforts of Home

April 28, 2017 - 7:46am

Banff National Park is the jewel of Canada’s park system; all are free this year in honor of the country’s 150th anniversary .

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Steven Newcomb: ‘Picking Fights with the Gods’ is a must-read for Native people

April 28, 2017 - 6:26am

Paul Gilk’s book is a must-read for any Native person looking to understand the origin of ‘civilization’ and its relentless assault on Native cultures.

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Harold Monteau: Supreme Court stirs smelly pot of fish head stew with tribal decision

April 28, 2017 - 6:06am

The SCOTUS decision on Lewis et al. v. Clarke this week could ultimately effect the full ‘vitality’ of tribal sovereign immunity

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Harold Monteau: Supreme Court stirs smelly pot of fish head stew with tribal decision

Gun Lake Tribe prepares for grand opening of $76M casino expansion

April 28, 2017 - 4:19am

With a long-running lawsuit nearly behind them, the leaders of the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians are preparing for the next chapter in their Indian gaming success story.

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Ute Tribe demands ‘voice’ as Donald Trump orders review of Bears Ears monument

April 28, 2017 - 2:47am

Ute leaders are taking on powerful interests as they seek to prevent the the Trump administration from undermining the new Bears Ears National Monument.

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Ute Tribe demands ‘voice’ as Donald Trump orders review of Bears Ears monument

Senate panel takes up bill to bring AMBER Alert funding to tribes

April 28, 2017 - 1:17am

Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) introduced S.772, the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act, on March 29.

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2018 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 27, 2017 - 8:51pm

North America’s Largest Pow Wow 2018 Gathering of Nations April 26-28, 2017 Expo New Mexico 300 San Pedro NE Albuquerque, NM 87108 Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Paul Gilk’s Picking Fights with the Gods: A Book Review

April 27, 2017 - 2:33pm

Paul Gilk’s latest book is a must-read for any Native person interested in understanding historic causes of the dispossession of our Native peoples

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Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute Team Wins Swarmathon

April 27, 2017 - 2:28pm

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute took home the grand prize from this year’s NASA Swarmathon, $5,000 and the Gold Mars Trophy.

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The American Health Care Act Still Unfavorable to Natives

April 27, 2017 - 1:27pm

The American Health Care Act would still wipe out Medicaid as we know it, which represents 13 percent of the Indian Health Service budget (or $808 million).

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A New Era … New Arena – 34th Annual Gathering of Nations Pow Wow – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 27, 2017 - 11:38am

It is Wednesday and Native people from all over are beginning to arrive in Duke City for the 34th Annual Gathering of Nations Powwow in Albuquerque, New Mexico. As everyone knows, this powwow currently moved to the NM Expo, which…..

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Climate March to Raise Awareness and Alarms on Trump Policies

April 27, 2017 - 11:13am

The Climate March on April 29 in D.C. is one of 250 marches worldwide to address the concerns presented by the Trump administration’s recent policies.

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Humans Populated Americas 130,000 Years Ago? Mastodon Findings Spark Controversy

April 27, 2017 - 11:05am

The conclusion that a mastodon was butchered by humans in the Americas 130,000 years ago has archeologists—and Bering Strait backers—in an uproar.

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Ak-Chin Indian Community Files Suit Over Water Rights

April 27, 2017 - 10:38am

The Ak-Chin Indian Community is seeking a federal ruling to ensure that the tribe’s water rights will continue as stated by a 1984 agreement.

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