Permit Might Be Denied, But Veterans Sticking Around to Help at Standing Rock – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Everyone was celebrating when the Army Corps of Engineers made the announcement that a permit for the construction of a key section of the Dakota Access Pipeline was denied. But …

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Watch Throat Singing Take Center Stage at Red Bull Music Academy Lecture – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Polaris Prize winning Inuk artist Tanya Tagaq was recently asked to speak at Red Bull Music Academy Montreal’s lecture series. In the interview we get a lot of insight into …

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – December 9, 2016 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – December 9, 2016 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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 …

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Dakota Access Pipeline disputes small fine for disturbing tribal site

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Construction crews dug up tribal artifacts and waited 10 days to disclose but the firm insists it can’t be punished by the state of North Dakota.

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Bureau of Indian Affairs opens door to big shift in tribal economies

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A long-overdue update to the Indian Trader Regulations could finally address unfair systems of taxation on reservations.

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Seminole Tribe still shares gaming revenue despite lack of compact

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The tribe is on track to share $306 million this year but there’s speculation that the payments could end.

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Keweenaw Bay Indian Community starts work on casino upgrades

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The Michigan tribe is spending $40 million to upgrade its facilities in Marquette and Baraga.

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Chukchansi Tribe finally distributes $1.4M in overdue gaming funds

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A leadership dispute and the shutdown of the tribe’s casino delayed the release of the funds for a little over three years.

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‘Utmost Good Faith’ and North Dakota’s Brutal Actions at Standing Rock

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It is outrageous to see the photos of people injured by North Dakota’s brutal police actions at Standing Rock….

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Rincon Band Opens South California's First Casino Brewery

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A Southern California tribe recently debuted the first brewery and tasting room at a casino in the region….

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Tribal sovereignty foe Scott Pruitt slated to join Donald Trump’s administration

Written by at December 7, 2016

Oklahoma attorney general Scott Pruitt has fought tribes on jurisdiction, sovereign immunity and taxation fronts.

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Rep. Markwayne Mullin refutes speculation of ‘privatizing’ tribal land

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The Oklahoma Republican said a widely circulated report ‘completely distorted’ his views about sovereignty and self-determination.

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Sen. John Barrasso passing on gavel at Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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Democrats have already named Sen. Tom Udall (D-New Mexico) as vice chair while Republicans have not announced who will serve as chair.

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Ivan Star Comes Out: The lust for oil and the #NoDAPL movement

Written by at December 7, 2016

History does have a tendency to repeat itself, especially if people are oblivious to the past.

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Indian Health Service plans to award $1.4M in Native youth grants

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The money will be used to address suicidal behavior and substance misuse among Native youth.

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Rosalyn LaPier: How Standing Rock became a site of pilgrimage

Written by at December 7, 2016

The Standing Rock Sioux tribe was able to achieve this victory in part because of the assistance of thousands of ‘water protectors.’

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Native American Beaded Christmas Balls Ornaments Decoration Holiday Authentic #2 – eBay find of the week – Native American Articles – PowWows.com…

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Native American Beaded Christmas Balls Ornaments Decoration Holiday Authentic #2 This is a hand beaded Christmas Ornament that would be awesome on any tree, or placed on a mantle for …

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LL Designs – December Deals – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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During December, we are bringing you special exclusive deals for you!  Todays’ deal is from LL Designs – save 30% from their online store! Shop Now! Save 30% – use …

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First Ever Indigenous Comic Con Was a Success! – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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First Ever Indigenous Comic Con Was a Success! – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

Lots of comic book artists and creators were at the inaugural Indigenous Comic Con in Albuquerque, New Mexico last month to greet fans and introduce new ones to their work. …

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Veterans At Standing Rock Offer Long Overdue Apology To Native Elders – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Wes Clark Jr., the son of retired U.S. Army general and former supreme commander at NATO Wesley Clark Sr., was part of a group of veterans that traveled to Standing …

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Veterans Ask for Forgiveness and Healing in Standing Rock

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Cannonball River, ND—When veterans Wes Clark Jr. and Michael Wood Jr. sent out the call for U.S….

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Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe defends right to use land for gaming

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A federal appeals court heard arguments in a dispute between the tribe and the state of Massachusetts.

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Weathering the Storm at Standing Rock as Political Battle Ensues

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STANDING ROCK, ND—A door to the pavilion of the Prairie Knights Casino and Resort slammed shut behind a gust of powdery snow whipping in the frigid December day….

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Attend Tonight's Notah Begay III Foundation Gala in Albuquerque

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The Notah Begay III Foundation will host its second Healthy Kids! Healthy Futures! Gala tonight….

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Weathering the Storm at Standing Rock as Political Battle Pursues

Written by at December 7, 2016

STANDING ROCK, ND—A door to the pavilion of the Prairie Knights Casino and Resort slammed shut behind a gust of powdery snow whipping in the frigid December day….

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