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April 26, 2017

April 24, 2017 - 3:53pm

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April 26, 2017

Building Indian Country, One Construction Project at a Time

April 24, 2017 - 3:02pm

The 14th annual Construction in Indian Country (CIIC) conference, held April 17-19 in Phoenix, brought together more than 200 people from the construction industry, academia and tribal leadership to learn about current best practices in the booming business of building Indian country. The conference is part of the program of the same name, which is housed in the Del E. Webb School of Construction at Arizona State University, and which aims to train more Native people to manage infrastructure projects.

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Indian Child Welfare Act: One Family’s Journey Along the Adoption Trail

April 24, 2017 - 1:00pm

Danny came to our family through the Indian Child Welfare Act, which was enacted to end the near-wholesale removal of Native children.

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Petroglyphs Aplenty: Daytripping to Mesa Prieta

April 24, 2017 - 12:48pm

The School for Advanced Research will lead a group to explore the 10,000 petroglyphs of Mesa Prieta on April 28.

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Approaching the Donald Trump Administration’s First 100 Days: Brace for Another Government Showdown

April 24, 2017 - 11:29am

This week the Congress and President Donald Trump will once again try for wins to fund the government, repeal the Affordable Care Act, and more.

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Education and the Presidents: The Donald Trump Advertisement

April 24, 2017 - 10:43am

Donald Trump may be the best advertisement for education in years, particularly when compared to previous presidents who valued information.

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RezArtX’s Rezilience Concert and Marketplace: Contemporary Native Culture in Albuquerque

April 24, 2017 - 10:09am

Indian Country Media Network’s list of events and offerings at the 2nd Annual Rezilience Concert and Rezilience Day to be held April 29-30.

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Navajo Nation Seeks Sex Trafficking Law

April 24, 2017 - 8:30am

The Navajo Nation, newly aware of the prevalence of sex trafficking on the reservation, is revamping its sexual assault codes.

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Can Cowboy Ryan Zinke Do Right by American Indians?

April 24, 2017 - 8:25am

New Department of the Interior Secretary, Ryan Zinke, first appearance in front of Congress recently showed promise, but was it enough?

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Pojoaque Pueblo loses big decision in gaming dispute with state

April 24, 2017 - 8:17am

Tribal leaders are resisting demands for a greater share of their revenues but options appear to be running out.

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Third suspect sought in connection with murder of elderly Native man

April 24, 2017 - 6:00am

The brutal beating of 66-year-old Irvin Sanchez in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is reminiscent of the deaths of two Navajo men.

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Arlana Bennett: Picking cans with my father became our tradition

April 24, 2017 - 5:29am

An education on racism, Indigenous identity and the quiet dignity of collecting cans by the side of the road.

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Arlana Bennett: Picking cans with my father became our tradition

Yakama Nation landowners see $68M in Cobell buy-back offers

April 24, 2017 - 5:05am

Landowners on the reservation in Washington have until June 19 to accept as the program continues.

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Yakama Nation landowners see $68M in Cobell buy-back offers

Mark Trahant: Donald Trump and Republicans can’t seem to govern

April 24, 2017 - 4:35am

Can President Donald J. Trump and the Republicans actually govern?

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Mark Trahant: Donald Trump and Republicans can’t seem to govern

Mashantucket Tribe expresses interest in growing industrial hemp

April 24, 2017 - 4:24am

Hemp production represents a way for the Connecticut tribe to diversify its economy.

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Confederate monuments start coming down as Andrew Jackson stays put

April 24, 2017 - 3:55am

The city of New Orleans, Louisiana, has begun removing four monuments to racist and controversial figures but one remains standing.

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Shutdown of federal government looms ahead of April 28 deadline

April 24, 2017 - 2:31am

With President Donald Trump in the picture, talks have become complicated by his demands for a wall along the Mexican border.

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Steve Russell: The best advertisement for an education in America

April 24, 2017 - 1:51am

Unlike previous presidents who had creditable scholastic backgrounds, Donald Trump appears leery of too much knowledge.

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Supreme Court takes no action on long-running tribal land case

April 24, 2017 - 1:15am

The Trump administration and Indian Country will have to wait a little longer to learn the status of the Patchak petition.

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Supreme Court takes no action on long-running tribal land case

Snotty Nose Rez Kids Release New Fight Song ‘Skoden’ – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 23, 2017 - 9:42pm

Just what I’ve been wanting in hip hop music these days! Snotty Nose Rez Kids mixes in a little bit of humor with some important cultural issues like land rights, rez life, oppression, and healing. The duo consists of MC…..

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