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Shasta Dazen: ‘Family Spirit’ program incorporates our tribal traditions

June 19, 2017 - 11:04am

For many new parents, especially new mothers, being understood, listened to and respected is very important, Shasta Dazen writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Shasta Dazen: ‘Family Spirit’ program incorporates our tribal traditions

Dine’ Women Directors Bring Films to Indian Country with Navajo Documentary Film Tour

June 19, 2017 - 10:51am

Navajo Documentary Film Tour Directors Ramona Emerson and Sarah Del Seronde bring their films ‘Mayors of Shiprock’ and ‘Metal Road’ to Indian country

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Steven Newcomb: Asserting our traditions in the era of Donald Trump

June 19, 2017 - 10:31am

The Trump empire may lead to further recognition of traditional teachings before its over, Steven Newcomb writes on Indian Country Media Network

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Steven Newcomb: Asserting our traditions in the era of Donald Trump

Unwind in Tucson: Hiapsi Spa at Casino Del Sol Blooms in the Desert

June 19, 2017 - 9:30am

The Hiapsi Spa at Casino Del Sol in Tucson, Arizona offers a number of spa treatments, many featuring Native American healing herbs, and traditional healers.

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Jeff Grubbe: Agua Caliente Band focuses on protecting our groundwater

June 19, 2017 - 7:50am

The leader of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is urging opponents to come to the table to address water quality and water management issues in southern California.

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Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe to Host Grand Re-Opening of Historic Indian Bowl – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

June 19, 2017 - 7:27am

If you happen to be in Northern Wisconsin for the 4th of July holiday, consider attending the Grand Re-Opening of the Lac du Flambeau Band of Ojibwe’s Grand Re-Opening of their historic Indian Bowl. A venue that has a more…..

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Who Has the Best Frybread Recipe? – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

June 19, 2017 - 7:26am

I heard Victor’s mom makes the best fry bread in the whole world! Hahaha. Most of us have a great recipe that’s been passed down within the family. But in case your family is being stingy, there are a ton…..

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Director Valerie Red-Horse Mohl Talks About ‘Mankiller’ Documentary and Premiere

June 19, 2017 - 7:25am

‘Mankiller’ documentary on the life of Wilma Mankiller by director Valerie Red-Horse Mohl, premieres at Los Angeles Film Festival in Culver City

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America’s First Prima Ballerina – Maria Tallchief – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

June 19, 2017 - 7:23am

In this short clip from HistoryBites, they pay homage to Osage woman Maria Tallchief, considered to be America’s first prima ballerina, and the first Native American to hold that rank. Photo: Walter Owen

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Secretary Zinke set for another hearing on Interior Department budget

June 19, 2017 - 6:07am

Secretary Ryan Zinke, the new leader of the Department of the Interior, is making his third appearance before Congress this week.

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Secretary Zinke set for another hearing on Interior Department budget

Change the Mascot campaign responds to negative Supreme Court decision

June 19, 2017 - 5:21am

Leaders in Indian Country continue to call on the Washington NFL team to eliminate its ‘hateful and degrading’ name.

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Muscogee Nation asserts authority at allotment where casino was proposed

June 19, 2017 - 5:01am

The Muscogee Nation is warning one of its citizens not to engage in gaming on his allotment in Oklahoma.

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Choctaw Nation travels to Ireland to dedicate ‘Kindred Spirits’ sculpture

June 19, 2017 - 4:00am

Leaders and citizens of the Choctaw Nation helped unveil a sculpture that recognizes the tribe’s historic connections to the Irish people.

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Choctaw Nation travels to Ireland to dedicate ‘Kindred Spirits’ sculpture

Mark Trahant: Republicans write health reform bill behind closed doors

June 19, 2017 - 2:56am

The Republican health reform bill will destroy the economy, independent journalist Mark Trahant writes.

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Supreme Court ruling poses hurdle for opponents of racist NFL mascot

June 19, 2017 - 2:12am

A landmark decision from the nation’s highest court threatens the long-running case against the Washington NFL team’s racist mascot.

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Nooksack Tribe closes doors to casino after being hit with federal order

June 19, 2017 - 1:32am

The Nooksack Tribe has been forced to close its casino in Washington amid a long-running disenrollment and leadership dispute.

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Words, Reality, and the American Empire in the Age of Trump

June 18, 2017 - 1:21pm

Donald Trump and his not so new dysfunctional American Empire could lead us to the recognition of traditional teachings before its over.

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Indian Will and Estate Planning on the Agenda for Tribal Attorneys

June 18, 2017 - 1:16pm

SIRE will host an Indian Will Drafting CLE to help educate Natives on the process of estate planning and to help build trust in Indian wills.

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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, June 18, 2017

June 18, 2017 - 12:30pm

Chokecherry medicine, a tragic death in police custody, and Pocahontas in the Senate in Indian country during the Week That Was, June 18, 2017.

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Zinke: Smaller Bear, Smaller Ears

June 18, 2017 - 10:10am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about Zinke.

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