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Hip-Hop Artist Taboo, Noted Native American Environmentalists Share Stage in NYC

March 20, 2017 - 9:30am

Taboo, along with grammy-award winning artists, esteemed Native Americans raise awareness of climate change, racial injustice.

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Tribes Say VA Not Doing Enough for Homeless Indian Veterans

March 20, 2017 - 9:00am

Tribes have been complaining that one of two federal agencies supposed to be battling the issue of homeless Indian veterans is falling short.

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Bronson Koenig, Badgers Make History in NCAA Tourney: Unseat #1 Villanova

March 20, 2017 - 8:30am

Wisconsin guard Bronson Koenig (Ho-Chunk) and the Badgers defeated No. 1-seeded Villanova Sat. March 18 the NCAA basketball tournament.

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Spring Moving Forward at Record Rate

March 20, 2017 - 8:30am

Spring is coming earlier and earlier each year worldwide, as the vernal equinox speeds up due to climate change and environmental events get out of sync.

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The Vatican and Its Legacy of Domination

March 20, 2017 - 8:10am

Over the course of many centuries, the Vatican promulgated and maintained a mindset of domination and dehumanization.

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Indigenous Puerto Rico: DNA evidence upsets established history

March 20, 2017 - 8:00am

DNA evidence shows that most Puerto Ricans are a blending of Taino (Indian), Spanish and African according to studies by Dr. Juan Martinez-Cruzado.

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How Native American Tattoos Influenced the Body Art Industry

March 20, 2017 - 8:00am

“Tattooed New York” explores 300 years of tattooing in New York City, beginning with Native American tattoos and how Natives influenced the body art industry.

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Ho-Chunk’s Bronson Koenig Backbone of Wisconsin’s Advancement in NCAA Tournament – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American…

March 20, 2017 - 7:17am

In his last trip to the Big Dance, Wisconsin’s Bronson Koenig has not only the State of Wisconsin or an entire Big 10 campus cheering him on in this year’s NCAA Tournament, but Indian Country as well. With Wisconsin seeded in their bracket…..

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Dakota Access won’t reveal latest status of pipeline to the public

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Citing alleged attacks on the pipeline, the project’s wealthy backers are refusing to let the public know when oil will be flowing.

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Dakota Access won’t reveal latest status of pipeline to the public

Hopi Tribe and Native activists lose cases over aging power plant

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

A federal appeals court sided with the Environmental Protection Agency in a complex dispute over the facility on the Navajo Nation.

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Hopi Tribe and Native activists lose cases over aging power plant

Southern Ute Tribe pressured to share more of $126M settlement

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

The tribe already shared 60 percent of the settlement on a per capita basis but some citizens want the rest.

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Southern Ute Tribe pressured to share more of $126M settlement

Mary Annette Pember: It’s sugar bush time across Ojibwe country

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Tapping trees to make maple syrup is a time-tested Ojibwe tradition.

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Mary Annette Pember: It’s sugar bush time across Ojibwe country

Mohegan Tribe can sue over denial of casino in Massachusetts

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Connecticut-based tribe lost out to a rival gaming firm owned by billionaire Steve Wynn.

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Mohegan Tribe can sue over denial of casino in Massachusetts

Supreme Court considers petition in casino land-into-trust dispute

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Cowlitz Tribe will debut a long-awaited casino on April 17 unless non-Indian opponents convince the court to take up the case.

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Tim Giago: Indian Health Service fails to live up to treaty obligation

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Tribe after tribe surrendered millions of acres of rich lands, water and natural resources to the federal government under treaties guaranteeing them health care in perpetuity.

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Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe battles uranium mining

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Environmental Protection Agency plans to to issue underground water permits for the uranium mining and milling project opposed by the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

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Supreme Court nominee fares well in review of Indian law record

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Donald Trump’s nominee has a far better record when it comes to tribes than the man he would be replacing on the nation’s highest court.

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Supreme Court nominee fares well in review of Indian law record

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe sees another Dakota Access setback

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

A federal appeals court refused to halt the controversial pipeline, which is almost ready to accept oil.

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Donald Trump’s ‘beachead’ teams still operating across federal agencies

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke appears to be working well with the situation but Administrator Scott Pruitt of the Environmental Protection Agency doesn’t seem to be happy.

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Donald Trump’s ‘beachead’ teams still operating across federal agencies

Oneida Nation prevails as Supreme Court declines immunity case

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

The nation’s highest court won’t be adding another tribal sovereignty case to their workload.

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Oneida Nation prevails as Supreme Court declines immunity case

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