The Santa Fe Zohi Gallery: Amazing Native Art and a Virtual Standing Rock Bicycle Tour

Written by at August 22, 2017

A Standing Rock Virtual Experience, Native Art, Photography and film, check out the Native-owned and operated Zohi Gallery

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A Letter from a Native Elder: Dick Gregory Was a Warrior Who Sacrificed Powerfully For Native People

Written by at August 21, 2017

Thing About Skins: Dick Gregory supported Native people: A heartfelt letter written by Puyallup Tribe elder Nancy Shippentower

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Solar Eclipse Covers Turtle Island

Written by at August 21, 2017

Solar Eclipse Covers Turtle Island

The total solar eclipse happening across Turtle Island puts human, and American, existence into perspective; Native traditions vary on whether to watch.

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Indigenous Pictographs in Canada Being Vandalized

Written by at August 21, 2017

Vandalism and desecration of sacred First Nations sites containing indigenous pictographs and petroforms is a mounting concern in Canada.

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Did You Catch Tina Fey’s Standing Rock Shoutout on SNL?

Written by at August 21, 2017

Did You Catch Tina Fey’s Standing Rock Shoutout on SNL?Saturday Night Live, not one to shy away from politics and current events, brought in Tina Fey to talk about Charlottesville, Virginia on their popular Weekend Update segment. Tina Fey’s segment starts at 0:40 in. About 3:00 in is when…..

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Watch! Crow Fair Grand Entry From a Fresh Perspective

Written by at August 21, 2017

Watch! Crow Fair Grand Entry From a Fresh Perspective

Watch! Crow Fair Grand Entry From a Fresh PerspectiveGrand Entry videos are always lovely to watch with the colorful regalia and amazing dancers. But this Grand Entry video is special because it was shot from a kid’s perspective. And not just any kid, but one with photographic genes!…..

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Native People Discuss What To Do About Mt. Rushmore (No, Don’t Blow it Up, Stupid Ass Vice.com)

Written by at August 20, 2017

The Thing About Skins: Blow up Mt. Rushmore? Not so fast Vice.com, why don’t you talk to Native people first? We know a little something …

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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, August 20, 2017

Written by at August 20, 2017

A Charlottesville turning point, a Standing Rock shout-out, and a Jane Doe cold case, all captured attention in Indian country during The Week That Was for August 20, 2017.

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In Case You Missed It: Beautiful Native-made Baskets at the Autry Museum in Los Angeles

Written by at August 20, 2017

Beautiful Native-made baskets! The California Indian Basketweavers Association is enjoying a sorely-needed rejuvenation with major funding.

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What Comes Next for Clyde River After Supreme Court Victory?

Written by at August 20, 2017

What Comes Next for Clyde River After Supreme Court Victory?

The Nunavut hamlet of Clyde River won its bid in the Supreme Court of Canada to end a NEB authorization that allowed seismic testing in the area.

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A List of Alternative Identities to Try for Fun and Profit

Written by at August 20, 2017

Now introducing Hoodwink Identities: a humorous but all-too familiar way to pretend to be Native.

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9 Reasons Dental Health Aide Therapist Programs Are Good for Native Kids

Written by at August 20, 2017

Pioneered by Alaska Native tribes in the early 2000s, Dental Health Aide Therapist Programs are becoming increasingly popular to provide quality healthcare to rural populations.

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Sun Dances: A Place to Feel God

Written by at August 19, 2017

The abundance of Sun Dances this year demonstrates the spiritual resilience and generosity among a people deeply traumatized by historical oppression and severe poverty.

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9 Unique Travel Accessories To Make Your Pow Wow Travel Easier!

Written by at August 19, 2017

9 Unique Travel Accessories To Make Your Pow Wow Travel Easier!If you are a frequent traveler, a great set of travel accessories is one of the worthy investments you could have. Getting the right travel gears can totally make all your trips more enjoyable and comfortable, especially when you want…..

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Obesity in Indian Country Is Mostly the Same; Why That’s Incremental Progress

Written by at August 19, 2017

A new study, one that is built on a massive amount of data, reports that obesity among Native American youth is mostly the same.

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Santa Clara Pueblo artist Helen Hardin Show Coming to Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Written by at August 19, 2017

Santa Clara Pueblo artist Helen Hardin Show Coming to Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

The amazing work of late Santa Clara Pueblo artist Helen Hardin coming to the IPCC’s newly-renovated South Gallery this fall.

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Native ‘Predator’ Actor Sonny Landham Walks on at 76. Schwarzenegger Says ‘We’ll Miss Him’

Written by at August 19, 2017

Known for ’48 Hrs.’ ‘Poltergeist,’ and ‘Predator,’ Hollywood and Indian country mourn the loss of Native actor Sonny Landham who has walked on at 76

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Chickasaw Student on Quest to Conduct Orchestra

Written by at August 19, 2017

Chickasaw student Austin Davis plays saxophone, but his heart lies in conducting a full symphony orchestra.

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HDIMT? A White Moose Spotted in Sweden, a Donkey in DC

Written by at August 18, 2017

A Swedish nature lover captures a completely white moose on video after three years, while the 25th amendment could be close to being enacted.

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First Nations Blast Canada at CERD in Geneva

Written by at August 18, 2017

First Nations Blast Canada at CERD in Geneva

Despite improving relationships between Indigenous Peoples and the Canadian government, First Nations told CERD in Geneva that federal policies still discriminate.

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Muscogee Nation seeks to disenroll citizen who leads rival Kialegee Tribal Town

Written by at August 18, 2017

The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is seeking to disenroll one of its citizens because he also holds citizenship in a rival tribe pursuing a contested casino.

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DNA links present-day Pueblo populations to ancestral homeland at Mesa Verde

Written by at August 18, 2017

A DNA study of turkey bones confirms some of the ancestors of today’s Pueblo populations in New Mexico migrated from Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado, according to researchers.

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Supreme Court justice speaks at Trump hotel before hearing Trump travel ban

Written by at August 18, 2017

The newest member of the Supreme Court, who was nominated by President Donald Trump, is headlining an event at a Trump-branded hotel just days before he hears a key dispute involving the president.

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – August 18, 2017

Written by at August 18, 2017

Pow Wow Calendar Update – August 18, 2017

Pow Wow Calendar Update – August 18, 2017Check 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 103rd Annual Meskwaki Powwow August 10 – August 13…..

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NAJA Announces 2017 Award Winners

Written by at August 17, 2017

More than 700 entries were submitted for the 2017 NAJA awards, and when the judges were through voting, ICMN netted 30 awards.

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