Tashina Atine, spokesperson, director and former title holder Miss Phoenix United States 2011.
Since August 25th 2012, it’s been a joyous and momentous occasion in my life to be garnished by a crown and title so admirable.
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Sarah never had a chance to meet both sets of her grandparents so her only connection to her Native American
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Norma Descygne Smallwood, an art major in her sophomore year at Oklahoma State College, was the first Native American (Cherokee) to capture the Miss America title.
Twenty-four vividly colored masks that were up for open auction are on their way home to the Hopi and San Carlos Apache tribes of Arizona. The tribes can thank a California charitable foundation, which paid $530,000 for the masks, according to a report by Thomas Adamson of the Associated Press. “These are not trophies to
With the most complete collection of Charles M. Russell art and memorabilia in the world, the C.M. Russell Museum is a treasure trove of history and art
Chase & Status are an electronic music duo from the UK who recently enlisted award-winning director Josh Cole to direct a music video for their song “Alive”. The “Alive” video …
Singer. Musician. Producer. Actor. All of these words describe Shawn Michael Perry, a powerful performer. This Salish/Mayan singer-songwriter paused his active schedule to chat with us about his current projects …
A fun dance-off with competitors dressed up in imaginative, creative, and even silly outfits. Ochapowace Pow Wow 2013. Shot by Walter B. Shepherd Tangible Images 2013
Miss Indian Nations Pageant The Pageant is open to all Native American women who are at least one-fourth degree Indian and are between the ages of 18 to 26. Proof of age and tribal enrollment are necessary. Applicants must be single and non-parent. The National Miss Indian Nations Pageant was created to promote the goodwill of a Cross-cultural Education Program.
US charity buys Hopi artifacts to return to Native American tribes
A U.S. charity says it has purchased 24 contested Native American artifacts from a French auction house in order to return them to tribes who sought to block their sale.
Native American Masks Purchased By Charity, Will Be Returned To Tribes
Twenty-one Native American masks were purchased by a charity organization for $530,000. The masks were sold in a controversial auction at Paris’ auction house, EVE. The Annenberg Foundation said they will return the sacred masks to the Hopi and Apache tribes.
Two years ago, Southeastern Oklahoma State University was having an identity crisis. Or rather, an imagery crisis.
Dori: political correctness to blame for Seattle City Light fake Native American scam
Totally gullible, ridiculously politically correct or some combination of the two? When it comes to Seattle City Light, KIRO Radio’s Dori Monson argues both in a scam involving some supposed Native American charity workers and the theft of 21 tons of scrap copper.
Native American food, art on display at From the Earth Arts & Crafts Festival
The Onondaga Nation School’s annual festival will feature Native American crafts, food and art.
Native American view of Thanksgiving different
The first Thanksgiving was not all sweetness and light — particularly from the Native American viewpoint.
Chanel’s Native American Headdress On Runway Raises Eyebrows
Chanel hit Dallas yesterday, staging a Texas-centric fashion show for its pre-fall collection — which included Native American headdresses to accompany the “cowboys and Indians” theme. Cue the controversy.
Native American masks sold in Paris to be returned to tribes
A US foundation has revealed it was the mystery buyer of sacred Native American objects auctioned off Monday in Paris under a cloud of controversy and will return them to the tribes that claim them.
The Museum of the Plains Indian exhibits the creative achievements of Native American artists and craftspeople of the United States.
House, Senate negotiators reach budget deal
House and Senate negotiators unveiled an $85 billion agreement late Tuesday to fund federal agencies through the fall of 2015, averting another government shutdown and ending the cycle of crisis that has paralyzed Washington for much of the past three years.
Using new rules, Senate Democrats confirm Patricia Millett
Under new rules requiring just a majority of senators to agree to proceed to final debate on most confirmation votes, senators voted 56 to 38 to confirm Patricia A. Millett to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Later, senators confirmed Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.), 57 to 41, to serve as the next head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which regulates mortgage giants Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and federal home loan banks.
Native Sun News: Is there a place for the multi-sport athlete?
What is better, to compete year-round in multiple athletic competitions or to focus all a child’s energy on one sport?
That is a question that has been around for years. Is it better to mix up an athlete’s interests throughout the year, thereby possibly keeping their attention throughout a season? Or should an athlete concentrate everything on his or her favorite sport, thereby possibly maximizing their skill level?
Thousands of Ignored Child Abuse Allegations Plague Arizona Welfare Agency
A longtime homicide detective on assignment with Arizona’s child welfare agency noticed an unfamiliar notation — N.I., for not investigated — as he examined a file containing allegations of sibling-on-sibling sexual abuse. When he encountered the notation again, on a file listing accusations that a father burned his son with an iron, the detective began asking questions.
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