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Indigenous Food in British Columbia Restaurants – Complete with Bannock

August 8, 2017 - 1:43pm

The British Columbia restaurant scene offers a variety of indigenous food from multiple First Nations restaurants offering everything from breakfast to wine

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You Still Can’t Pretend to Fire a Bow and Arrow, NFL Warns Washington NFL Team’s Josh Norman

August 8, 2017 - 8:39am

The Washington NFL team’s Josh Norman feels his bow-and-arrow celebration performance is not as violent as the New England Patriots’ firing of muskets.

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You Still Can’t Pretend to Fire a Bow and Arrow, NFL Warns Washington NFL Team’s Josh Norman

The American Indian Community House, Still A Home Away From Home

August 8, 2017 - 8:30am

Even though the American Indian Community House lost its funding from the Indian Health Service, the non-profit organization continues providing services.

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The American Indian Community House, Still A Home Away From Home

Fear the New Tribalism

August 8, 2017 - 8:15am

Political figureheads stumped by President Trump are using tribalism as a form of deflection when it comes to criticism of the alleged “civilized.”

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Jennifer Easton, Founder of First Peoples Fund and Sumasil Foundation, Walked On

August 8, 2017 - 7:47am

Jennifer Easton, a naitonal leader in philanthropic support of Native interests and cultures, walked on August 1, from complications after surgery.

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Jennifer Easton, Founder of First Peoples Fund and Sumasil Foundation, Walked On

After Three People Are Killed in Meth-Related Incident, Crow Nation Set Curfew

August 7, 2017 - 5:17pm

Three people are dead and two are injured after a meth-related shooting on August 4 on the Crow Nation in Montana, prompting reservation-wide curfew.

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Wind River Feature: An Interview with Gil Birmingham

August 7, 2017 - 1:12pm

An interview with one of Indian country’s most iconic actors: Gil Birmingham discusses his role on Wind River. Directed by Taylor Sheridan.

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Pojoaque Pueblo agrees to sign gaming deal with higher revenue sharing rate

August 7, 2017 - 12:39pm

After losing two major court decisions, the Pueblo of Pojoaque plans to sign a Class III gaming compact with the state of New Mexico.

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Pojoaque Pueblo agrees to sign gaming deal with higher revenue sharing rate

Mary Annette Pember: Ojibwe women are the ones who hold everything together

August 7, 2017 - 12:19pm

Ojibwe women survived European attempts to undermine their role as ‘one who holds things together,’ Mary Annette Pember writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Mary Annette Pember: Ojibwe women are the ones who hold everything together

Indigenous Music: Rocking the World, Americanizing the White Man The Rumble Way

August 7, 2017 - 12:09pm

Rumble reminds us—teaches us—that Native peoples provide creative energies to the world, despite invasion and colonization.

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Michael Paul Hill: It is up to Native communities to chart our own futures again

August 7, 2017 - 12:05pm

The People—the Nnee (known today as Western Apache)—need to follow the lead of their great ancestors and fight for life, Michael Paul Hill writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Michael Paul Hill: It is up to Native communities to chart our own futures again

Trump team moves quickly to finalize big tribal economic development proposal

August 7, 2017 - 11:48am

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is poised to help tribes resolve a long-standing taxation issue even as a powerful lawmaker from President Trump’s own party expresses resistance.

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Trump team moves quickly to finalize big tribal economic development proposal

Tribes Go Global: From South Korea to Vietnam, Native Casinos Are Looking Overseas to Create Destination Resorts

August 7, 2017 - 11:00am

Well-established U.S. tribal casino brands are spending several billion dollars, or are prepared to invest billions, to build multi-faceted casino resorts in overseas markets. As Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment prepares to break ground in South Korea, Hard Rock International sets its sights on a beachfront resort community on the central coast of Vietnam. The Seminole Tribe of Florida assumed global ownership of the Hard Rock empire last year. Native casinos are particularly turning to Asia due to its high traffic and rise in the number of VIP gamblers.

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Tribes weren’t consulted about being removed from Cobell buy-back program

August 7, 2017 - 10:12am

The Trump administration told tribes about changes to the Land Buy-Back Program less than an hour before a press release was issued to the public.

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Tribes weren’t consulted about being removed from Cobell buy-back program

Las Vegas Paiute Tribe prepares to open largest marijuana dispensary in nation

August 7, 2017 - 9:39am

The Las Vegas Paiute Tribe is building what Chairman Benny Tso is calling the largest marijuana dispensary in the nation.

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Las Vegas Paiute Tribe prepares to open largest marijuana dispensary in nation

Termination or Extermination for Penobscot Indian Nation?

August 7, 2017 - 9:16am

A federal appeals court ruling severing the Penobscot Indian Nation from the waters of the Penobscot River “is reminiscent of federal termination policy.”

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Puyallup Battle LNG Facility in Tacoma

August 7, 2017 - 8:30am

The Puyallup and dozens of other tribes in the Pacific Northwest are objecting to a proposed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility near Tacoma.

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Department of the Army begins first removal of remains from Carlisle cemetery

August 7, 2017 - 8:11am

A delegation from the Northern Arapaho Tribe is overseeing the disinterment of three children who died at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania.

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Department of the Army begins first removal of remains from Carlisle cemetery

Native History: Commemorating Battle of the Badlands 153rd Anniversary

August 7, 2017 - 7:35am

Today marks the beginning of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of the Badlands, which began on August 7, 1864 between General Sully and the Sioux.

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Video: The American Indian College Fund Has a Message for Mark Zuckerberg

August 7, 2017 - 7:30am

Dr. Cheryl Crazy Bull, president and CEO of the American Indian College Fund tells Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg that “education is the answer.”

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