Oklahoma lawmakers push for approval of tribal water rights deal

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A settlement for the Chickasaw Nation and the Choctaw Nation is close to becoming law even though it has never been put to a hearing.

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Mary Annette Pember: Water protectors rounded up for praying

Written by at September 29, 2016

Independent journalist Mary Annette Pember is on the ground of the #NoDAPL movement.

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – September 28, 2016 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – September 28, 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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Miss Indian World Danielle Ta’Sheena Finn – Pow Wow Life Episode 16 – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Pow Wow Life Episode 16 Listen to our interview with Miss Indian World Danielle Ta’Sheena Finn recorded at the Morongo Pow Wow. Sponsor Pow Wow Nation Pow Wow Life Merchandise Featured …

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Watch This Stunning Stop Motion Video of Hoop Dancing – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Watch This Stunning Stop Motion Video of Hoop Dancing – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

The National Film Board of Canada hosts quite a few movies from Aboriginal filmmakers on their website and this one from Melanie Jackson (Métis/Saulteaux) is spectacular. You might already be …

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Graton Rancheria eyes November opening for $175M casino hotel

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The six-story, 200-room hotel at the Graton Resort and Casino is on track to open on November 15.

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Graham Greene, Gil Birmingham Attend ‘Te Ata’ Premiere in Oklahoma

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The worlds of Hollywood and the Chickasaw blended on September 13, when Chickasaw Nation Productions’ movie Te Ata premiered….

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Bureau of Indian Affairs faced pressure to approve gaming deal

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Kevin Washburn, the former Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, rejected the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s compact anyway.

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Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians Donates $250,000 to Standing Rock Legal Fund

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The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is donating $250,000 to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s legal fund, citing the need to keep pushing for proper consultation even after…

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Supreme Court accepts case involving Mohegan Tribe casino employee

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The justices will consider a big question: Does the tribe’s sovereign immunity extend to an employee of the tribe’s casino?

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Karletta Chief Receives AISES Professional of the Year Award

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Karletta Chief, an assistant professor and extension specialist of hydrology at the Uni…

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AMERIND Risk Institute Presenting: Injury Prevention in Indian Country

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Native America Calling is hosting AMERIND Risk representatives on its live call-in program on Monday, October 3, at 11 a.m….

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Standing Rock: Who Gets to Tell the Story About What Happens Next?

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TRAHANT REPORTS—It always amazes how different people can look…

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Water Protectors Rounded Up After Prayers at DAPL Construction Site

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Twenty-one water protectors who answered the call to pray on Wednesday September 28 were arrested as they attempted to leave a Dakota Access pipeline construction site….

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Tribes Receive $492 Million in Historic Move By Obama Administration

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The U.S….

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What Will ‘Consultation’ Mean for Standing Rock?

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By now, most of us who have been following the standoff at Standing Rock know that a federal judge denied the application for a temporary injunction to stop the construction of…

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Myaamia Language Preservationist Wins Genius Grant

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Daryl Baldwin of the Miami Tribe described learning that he’d been chosen as one of the 2016 MacArthur Fellows as “a surreal experience.”…

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Mary Annette Pember: Sheriff looking into reports of ‘gunshots’ fired at #NoDAPL gatherings

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Another day for Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier to show his true colors as independent journalist Mary Annette Pember reports from the ground.

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County sheriff announces additional arrests of #NoDAPL resisters

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Social media lit up with reports of yet another confrontation in North Dakota.

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House approves national water bill without #NoDAPL amendment

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Lawmakers worked late into the night to address a water crisis but not the one being followed by Indian Country.

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Peter d’Errico: Briefcase warriors must defend sovereignty of the original nations

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‘The starting point for any Native litigation that deserves the name ‘briefcase warrior’ starts with the original free and independent existence of Native Nations.’

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Seminole Tribe removes James Billie from chairman’s position

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James ‘Jim’ Billie was previously ousted more than a decade ago but won his way back into tribal politics.

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NICE MATCHING 6 PIECE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN DANCE SET! – eBay find of the week – Native American Articles – PowWows.com…

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NICE MATCHING 6 PIECE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN DANCE SET This nice 6 piece Native American Indian bowtie design dance set features fully beaded barrette, fully beaded …

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91 Photos to Celebrate the 98th Annual Crow Fair – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Each summer, the Crow Fair Celebration draws more than 50,000 spectators and participants to Crow Agency, Montana. The Crow Fair is the largest Native American event in Montana, and one …

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Family Still Searching for Stolen Regalia. Please Help! – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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An important red dress was stolen out of a storage unit in Tacoma, Washington back in 2010 and the family is desperatly trying to track it down. The dress is …

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