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Top leaders from Sac and Fox Nation face another recall petition

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Chairman Edmore Green, Vice Chairman James Jensen and Treasurer Nancy Keller are being targeted once again.

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Mashantucket Tribe wins approval of land-into-trust application

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

The one-acre parcel will be used for housing on the Connecticut reservation.

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Terese Mailhot: Being a poor Indian is worse than being invisible

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

From one poor Indian to all others: Rising out of the gutter is possible.

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André Cramblit: It’s time to provide hope to our new generations

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Reservations are riddled with drugs and other social problems that lead to an overall sense of hopelessness.

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André Cramblit: It’s time to provide hope to our new generations

Steven Newcomb: The Doctrine of Discovery is still alive and kicking

March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm

Side-stepping the issue of domination that resides within the Doctrine of Discovery.

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How to Use the Dawes Rolls to Trace Your Indian Ancestry – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

March 19, 2017 - 3:53pm

As you’ve likely figured out by now, tracing your Indian heritage requires a lot of work. You may end up having to do a lot more work than you had initially anticipated. When tracing your Native American genealogy, there are…..

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4th Annual Native Fashion in the City Kicks off Friday in Denver

March 19, 2017 - 2:49pm

4th Native Fashion in the City Indigenous fashion show — focused on Indigenous designers, models, and stylists — kicks off Friday in Denver with ACONAV

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Pocahontas Death Day Celebrations in England

March 19, 2017 - 12:34pm

English citizens devote themselves to a year of festivities to celebrate the Pocahontas 400 – Peace and Reconciliation project.

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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, March 19, 2017

March 19, 2017 - 10:30am

The premature passing of an acclaimed writer, the uprising of Native nations in Washington, and other events in Indian country the week of March 19, 2017.

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John Trudell and Jim Northrup Share Posthumous Honor

March 19, 2017 - 9:00am

The Native Writers’ Circle of the Americas has announced that John Trudell and Jim Northrup, two Native poets, will be honored posthumously.

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A Poor Indian Makes the Best Philosopher and Theorist

March 19, 2017 - 8:10am

Growing up as a poor Indian is like being invisible, or worse—standing out only because of a lack of possessions. No one notices until you succeed.

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Native American Pow Wow Lesson Plan – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

March 18, 2017 - 10:24pm

Every weekend somewhere in North American, Native Americans are gathering for a Pow Wow. It’s not very often that students get a chance to see Native American culture up close and personal. Yes, we have the history books and the museums –…..

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Weekly Native American News – March 17, 2017 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

March 18, 2017 - 8:52pm

SCIA Staff Director Anthony Walters to Lead National American Indian Housing Council The staff director and chief counsel to Senator Jon Tester for the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA) has been appointed to lead the National American Indian Housing…..

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Remember the Sequester? Trump Budget Would Make Those the Good Old Days

March 18, 2017 - 2:41pm

Remember the sequester? Ah, the good old days. The new Trump Administration budget is short on details, but clear on direction.

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The Seventh Fire and Surviving Drugs and Gangs On Native Reservations

March 18, 2017 - 1:20pm

Reservations around the country exhibit similar patterns of drugs, gangs, and an overall sense of hopelessness , but it can all change given some direction.

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Louise Erdrich’s LaRose Wins Book Critic Circle Award

March 18, 2017 - 1:10pm

Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich wins National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction for ‘LaRose.’

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Arizona Aloha Festival Brings Tapa, Hula and Ukuleles to Tempe

March 18, 2017 - 12:14pm

The annual Arizona Aloha Festival, held at Tempe Town Lake Park in Arizona, has become one of Arizona’s largest cultural festivals.

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Sugar Bush Time in Ojibwe Country

March 18, 2017 - 8:30am

Sugar bush time in Ojibwe country means tapping trees and taste-testing sap in a rediscovered tradition for the Maday family.

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Largest Study of American Indian Students Shows Mixed Results

March 18, 2017 - 8:00am

American Indian students have historically scored low on the National Assessment of Educational Progress, but the not so terrible news is their scores have held steady since 2015.

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10 Ways to Respect Your Native Elders

March 18, 2017 - 7:20am

Our blessed Native elders certainly deserve our respect—here are 10 ways to show them that respect that they deserve, from asking how they are to listening.

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