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Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT) is asking FEMA to address pressing tribal concerns when it updates its consultation policy, which is expected to happen in August.
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The Elem Indian Colony’s executive committee recently took the first steps to healing a decades-long rift between factions that consisted of disenrollment.
Navajo filmmaker and photographer Pamela J. Peters can now add ‘poet’ to her list of art genres, having won Button Poetry’s best video poem of 2016.
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Indian Country Media Network has launched the bi-monthly Indian Country magazine, focusing on the culture and issues affecting Native Americans today.
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SANTA ANA PUEBLO, N.M. — Four-time PGA Tour winner Notah Begay III will grace Twin Warriors Golf Club this Thursday, April 27, in honor of AMERIND Risk’s sold-out 13th Annual Protecting Tribal Families Golf Fundraiser.
Golf teams in the four-person scramble will compete across 18 holes of the award-winning Twin Warriors Golf Club’s championship course, which snakes through high desert on the Pueblo of Santa Ana in New Mexico,
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New federal documents belie Republican lawmakers’ claims that there was not enough consultation before Bears Ears was designated a national monument.
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An indigenous approach to law can borrow from an indigenous approach to architecture: A commitment to discard imposed ways of solving problems.
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The new monument enjoys strong support across Indian Country but the president sounded more concerned about the views of non-Indians in Utah.
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The tribe’s court system resolved other claims connected to the incident that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
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An estimated 2,000 to 3,000 people took part in the protest in the nation’s capital city.
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The California tribe waited too long after being terminated to bring the case, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Institute of American Indian Arts Announces ‘Sherman Alexie’ Scholarship – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows
The Institute of American Indian Arts’ Low Residency MFA in Creative Writing is offering the first annual Sherman Alexie Scholarship to a student who applies and enrolls in the IAIA MFA program. The scholarship will pay $7,500 per semester for…..
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Reflecting on 10 years of UNDRIP at the 16th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Peoples, from April 24 through May 5, 2017.
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The state of Massachusetts is joining efforts to overturn the tribe’s victory.
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Unless Congress acts to replace or extend the budget, nonessential government services would stop at 12:01 a.m. Saturday – Donald Trump’s 100th day in office.
It took more than a decade but the tribe kept fighting for the right to return to its homelands in Washington.
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Native peoples must demand that their tribal councils adequately fund Native language programs.
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An annual Native Youth Gathering, summer school and after school programs, the Native NERDS program created by Dahkota Kicking Bear Brown is a great cause
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A non-Indian man who lives three miles from the tribe’s casino in Michigan is trying to keep his long-running lawsuit alive.
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