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Pow Wow Planner Apr. 21-23, 2017 – Featured Weekly Pow Wow: ASU’s 31st Annual

April 21, 2017 - 9:17am

ICMN’s featured weekly pow wow in our pow wow planner is the Arizona State University 31st Annual Pow Wow in Tempe, Arizona April 21st through 23rd

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Remembering Charlie Hobbs and Bobo Dean, Giants of Indian Law

April 21, 2017 - 9:00am

Two of Indian country’s legal giants, Charles Hobbs and S. Bobo Dean, walked on in February, leaving behind a legacy of achievements in Indian law.

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Lyrid Meteors Sparkle for Earth Day

April 21, 2017 - 8:30am

The Lyrid meteor shower, remnants of Comet Thatcher, arrives just in time to pepper the planet with up to 20 shooting stars per hour on Earth Day.

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CA Legislation Proposal to Honor the Ship ‘San Salvador’ (‘Holy Savior’)

April 21, 2017 - 8:10am

California Senator Benjamin Hueso wants to designate San Salvador as the state’s “official state ship of discovery” without acknowledging the brutal history

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Indian Guides to Lead North Dakota Visitors to Tribal Lands on NativeWays Bus Tour

April 21, 2017 - 7:56am

“This is our opportunity to tell our story, with our voice, through Native guides,” said Mike Mabin (Turtle Mountain), board member of the North Dakota Native Tourism Alliance, which is spearheading the nonprofit NativeWays Tour Company.

Starting this summer, NativeWays will offer tourists authentic exposure to the intriguing world of Indian country through chartered bus tours to pow wows, music festivals, art events, heritage centers, nature and more.

Day tours will explore the Bismarck-Mandan area,

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Native Model Named Playmate of the Year – Celebrate or Hate? – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 21, 2017 - 7:18am

Playboy magazine recently named Brook Power their Playmate of the Year for 2017. According to press releases, she is the magazine’s first Native American to win the title. Here’s what she had to say about her heritage and background: When…..

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – April 18, 2017 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 21, 2017 - 7:13am

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow 2017 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow April 28 –…..

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Weekly Native News Update – April 21 2017 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 21, 2017 - 7:08am

A Native, Pre-Med, Dean’s List, Canadian Silver Medalist Wrestler: Meet Waylon DeCoteau There are a lot of reasons to keep an eye out for Waylon DeCoteau (Crow/Sioux/Chippewa) who is currently wrestling at First Nations University / University of Regina in…..

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Pow Wow Sweat Heating Up Across The Nation – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 21, 2017 - 7:07am

Lots of folks are becoming hip to the pow wow fitness craze! Powwow Sweat was recently featured on the Newsy website as well as NPR’s Morning Edition. Listen here to the NPR Morning Edition episode: You can find videos and…..

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Blackfeet Nation citizens approve historic water rights settlement

April 21, 2017 - 5:46am

The agreement confirms and quantifies the tribe’s water rights in Montana and authorizes $471 million in investments on the reservation.

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Rosalyn LaPier: Tradition mixes with science in tribal communities

April 21, 2017 - 4:45am

For many Native Americans, myth and medicine, religion and science, are not viewed as separate, but are interwoven into the fabric of our lives.

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Simon Moya-Smith: Media continues to peddle in Indian stereotypes

April 21, 2017 - 2:35am

‘This is Indian country. This is enemy country,’ a Fox News pundit said comparing Native Americans to the terrorist organization.

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Meskwaki Tribe diversifies economy with barbecue sauces and more

April 21, 2017 - 2:11am

Over the years, the tribe has expanded into real estate, information technology, tobacco, coffee, construction and food.

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Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe must keep fighting despite gaming win

April 21, 2017 - 1:55am

Casino opponents are preparing to take the case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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New Museum of the American Revolution Shines Light on Oneida Indian Nation Contributions

April 20, 2017 - 4:55pm

The story of how the Oneida Indian Nation decided to join the rebels is told at the Museum of the American Revolution, which opened in Philly April 19.

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New Museum Shines Light on Oneida Indian Nation Contributions

April 20, 2017 - 4:55pm

The tough decision faced by the Oneida Indian Nation to join the rebels is told at the Museum of the American Revolution, which opened in Philly April 19.

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Ride the Train With Miss Indian World – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

April 20, 2017 - 1:29pm

On Tuesday, April 25, Miss Indian World will be in Albuquerque to help kick-off the 2017 Gathering of Nations Powwow. Join Danielle Ta’Sheena Finn as she rides the New Mexico Rail Runner Express and visits with passengers along the way……

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Tribal Government, Elections, and the Siren Song of Equality

April 20, 2017 - 1:01pm

Tribal government is limited only by the creativity of the tribal council and the collective sense of fairness among tribal citizens. So why the division?

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Liquor Licenses Denied for Whiteclay Beer Stores Near Pine Ridge Reservation

April 20, 2017 - 12:33pm

The unanimous decision against renewing liquor licenses for beer stores in Whiteclay, Nebraska, is seen as the beginning of a ‘healing.’

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