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Indigenous Producer Goes from the Studio to the Spotlight with New Album

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 8:23pm

Indigenous Producer Goes from the Studio to the Spotlight with New AlbumWith amazing credits like Producer and Mix Engineer on tracks from Method Man, Drake, EPMD, and Pete Rock how have I not heard of this man before? David Strickland has made a name for himself as one of the most…..

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Native Fashion Joins Global Talent on Phoenix Runway

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm

Native Fashion Joins Global Talent on Phoenix RunwayPhoenix, AZ (July 06, 2017) – For the second year in a row, Acoma Pueblo designer, Loren Aragon will represent Native American fashion in contention for Designer of the Year in the 2017 Phoenix Fashion Week Designer Bootcamp. Aragon, makes…..

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Blackjack and Baccarat Through 2030: Seminoles Reach Settlement With Florida

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 2:47pm

The Seminole Tribe and the State of Florida have agreed to terms that honor the tribe’s exclusive statewide rights to operate table games like blackjack and baccarat through 2030, while holding the state accountable for cracking down on player-banked card games at parimutuels.

The tribe and the Administration of Gov. Rick Scott reached the settlement on July 5. The agreement puts their legal dispute, ongoing since 2015, to rest. In November 2016,

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Northwest Area Foundation: Native CDFIs ‘Engines of Change’

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 2:46pm

The Northwest Area Foundation has started a webpage to benefit Native CDFIs to benefit reservations where financial institutions are scarce.

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Steve Russell: ‘Cherokee’ artist tired of being pigeonholed as ‘Cherokee’

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 12:35pm

To steal relatives and cultures disrespects the people you come from as much as it disrespects the people you exploit for profit, Steve Russell writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Steve Russell: ‘Cherokee’ artist tired of being pigeonholed as ‘Cherokee’

Mohawk Strawberry Festival Photos: Community Celebrates 24th Annual

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 11:37am

Photos: The Mohawk strawberry festival honors this fruit sacred to the Mohawk (Iroquois) people, and it marks the beginning of berry season.

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Jackson Rancheria expands media enterprise with digital radio station

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 11:21am

The Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians is offering non-stop, commercial-free music on Radio Rancheria.

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Pechanga Band offers condolences after patron dies at gaming facility

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 10:54am

The Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians said it is working with local authorities after a patron died at the tribe’s casino in southern California.

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When America Was Great

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 10:05am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about Columbus and America.

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Montaukett Indian Nation waiting on governor to sign recognition bill

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 8:53am

Lawmakers in New York unanimously approved legislation to recognize the Montaukett Indian Nation but the governor has yet to sign it.

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Montaukett Indian Nation waiting on governor to sign recognition bill

Standing Rock Sioux to Spearhead $1 Million in Renewable Energy Projects

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 8:30am

The progressive Wallace Global Fund bestowed its first Henry A. Wallace Award, plus $250,000, to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe for courage under DAPL fire.

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Videos: Foraged and Pre-Colonial Indigenous Ingredients at Camp Jijak

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 8:30am

Native chefs came from all over Turtle Island to cook using foraged and indigenous ingredients for the attendees of the Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit.

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Jimmie Durham and the Race Pimps We Admire

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 8:30am

Jimmie Durham has long employed the strategy of misrepresenting himself as Native for his own profit—and he’s not alone.

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Hearing on Indian Reorganization Act stacked with anti-Indian interests

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 11, 2017 - 3:08am

If Indian Country is looking for a fair shake as a key Congressional committee looks into the land-into-trust process for a second time, it’s not going to happen this week.

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Still Presidential: Barack Obama Chats With Alaska Native Mom at Airport

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 10, 2017 - 2:08pm

Indigenous family meets former President Barack Obama at Anchorage International Airport, he couldn’t resist 6-month-old Giselle Harried.

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YES! Magazine: Native activists continue to pressure banks on pipelines

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 10, 2017 - 12:33pm

A new report from a consortium of environmental groups shows that big banks are reducing their investment in fossil fuel projects.

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An Electric Warrior Journeys Home: Entertainer Nik Winterhawk Alexander Walks On

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 10, 2017 - 12:12pm

Cree warrior Nik Winterhawk Alexander, the front man for the 1980s Native rock band Winterhawk, walked on July 5th after a battle with cancer

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Five dead and four injured in vehicle accident on Pine Ridge Reservation

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 10, 2017 - 11:32am

A car accident has claimed the lives of five people on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.

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Harlan McKosato: We need to educate others about our tribal histories

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 10, 2017 - 11:02am

Everyone knows to fire up the grill on Independence Day, but few people know the history of the Fourth of July, Harlan McKosato writes on Indian Country Media Network.

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Harlan McKosato: We need to educate others about our tribal histories

Alison Owings: Americans remain as ignorant of Native peoples as ever

NATIVE NEWS TODAY - July 10, 2017 - 10:45am

The reactions to an essay about the Declaration of Independence show how much ignorance there is about and toward Native people, then and now, writes Alison Owings on Indian Country Media Network.

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Alison Owings: Americans remain as ignorant of Native peoples as ever

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