Comanche Nation calls another election after results contested

Written by at September 30, 2016

The Oklahoma tribe has been unable to choose a new leader following the retirement of longtime chairman Wallace Coffey.

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Barack Obama: Creating a future worthy for the seven generations

Written by at September 30, 2016

‘Our country has accomplished so much in the past eight years, and our tribal nations have been central to that progress.’

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Josh Halverson – Mdewakantonwan Dakota – on NBC’s “The Voice” – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

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Josh Halverson – Mdewakantonwan Dakota – on NBC’s “The Voice” – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

There is some pretty good Native American representation on this seasons, “The Voice” , and representing the Mdewakantonwan Dakota Nation from Denton, Texas., is Josh Halverson. This past week Josh …

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RES New Mexico Returns in November, National Center Accepting 40 Under 40 Nominations

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The second regional Reservation Economic Summit (RES) in New Mexico returns to

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On My Final White House Tribal Nations Conference

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This week, I hosted my eighth and final White House Tribal Nations Conference as President, a tradition we started in 2…

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White Earth Nation aims to stimulate economy with new casino

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The Minnesota tribe just opened a second casino but plans for a third are running into opposition.

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AIGC Appoints Joan Currier Interim Executive Director

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The American Indian Graduate Center has appointed Joan Currier as in…

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Dire Climate Impacts Go Unheeded

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The social and economic impacts of climate change have

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Slow, Clean, Good Food

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In an impressive fossil fuels travel day, I left the Standing Rock reservation and flew to Italy for the International Slow Food gathering known as Terra Madre….

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Celebration of Forgiveness at Black Elk Peak

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On a recent Autumn Saturday in the Black Hills, a handful of men and women gathered at around 9 a.m….

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How Did I Miss That? What Is Food? What Is a Small Loan?

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Oxfam International has produced an infographic showing the corporate producers of most of what is found in a typical shopping cart….

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Editorial: Oglala Sioux Tribe keeps members in the dark on gaming

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How well or how bad are the two casinos owned by the Oglala Sioux Tribe doing?

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Building Education Nations: NIEA Annual Convention Coming Up

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The 2016 National Indian Education Association’s 47th Annual Convention & Trade Show will be held October 5 to 8 in Reno, Nevada at the Grand Sierra Resort & Casino….

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Featured Photo: ‘Counting the Hours’ By Rick Bartow

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Seneca Nation prepares for tribal council election in November

Written by at September 29, 2016

Todd Gates, Sally Snow and J.C. Seneca are running for president of the New York-based tribe.

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Chukchansi Tribe schedules election for three council positions

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The California tribe has gone through turmoil in recent years but is trying to put its leadership disputes to rest.

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Lawmakers take action on Native youth and Indian Country bills

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Four Indian Country bills cleared the Senate as lawmakers head into an extended break before the November election.

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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

Written by at September 29, 2016

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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Donald Trump hired firm to lobby for tribal casino deal in Florida

Written by at September 29, 2016

Seven Arrows was paid to push for a deal with the Seminole Tribe but also was reimbursed for a potentially illegal trip to Cuba, Newsweek reports.

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Natives Speak Out Against the Santa Fe Fiesta – The Bloodless Reconquest

Written by at September 29, 2016

A loud group of about 50 mostly Native protesters disrupted the Entrada kickoff event of the Fiestas de Santa Fe….

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Graton Rancheria eyes November opening for $175M casino hotel

Written by at September 29, 2016

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

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