Lake Erie Native American Council Celebrates Culture and Youth at Pow Wow – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

Written by at May 26, 2017

Lake Erie Native American Council Celebrates Culture and Youth at Pow Wow – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

Lake Erie Native American Council Celebrates Culture and Youth at Pow WowOver the weekend the Lake Erie Native American Council held a pow wow at the Christ Luthern Church in Cleveland, Ohio. It was not only a celebration of traditions and culture, but also for the younger folks in the community……

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The Dakota Access Pipeline Threat: By the Numbers

Written by at May 25, 2017

A data analyst set out to gauge the threat from the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) and was surprised by how frequent spills are.

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Gathering of Nations Live Stream Watched Around The World – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

Written by at May 25, 2017

Gathering of Nations Live Stream Watched Around The World – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

Gathering of Nations Live Stream Watched Around The WorldPowWows.com streamed the 2017 Gathering of Nations Pow Wow live April 28-29, 2017. The live stream was seen by people from 161 countries! Check out some of the other stats from the live stream! 331,000 viewers 2,129,715 minutes watched 2,200,000…..

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Trump Proposes Hundreds of Millions in Cuts to Federal Appropriations for Indian Country

Written by at May 25, 2017

President Trump proposed a budget that slashes federal Indian country appropriations by more than 10 percent – that would result in fiscal pain for tribes.

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Secretary Zinke plans to work with tribes on drilling push in Alaska

Written by at May 25, 2017

Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge requires Congressional approval and remains controversial among Alaska Natives.

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Woman Says Redface at Parade Was Just Theater, Not Racism — Natives, ACLU Beg to Differ

Written by at May 25, 2017

Is redface during parade racist or just theater? While one woman says it was a performance, others say it was blatantly racist.

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SWAIA Hires New Artist Services Manager and Moves Offices

Written by at May 25, 2017

Changes at SWAIA: Ann-erika White Bird hired as Artist Services Manager for Southwestern Association for Indian Arts and new office location

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Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe cannabis consultant found not guilty

Written by at May 25, 2017

Despite the setback, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley, a Republican, defended his decision to assert jurisdiction over activities that occurred on the reservation.

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Chickasaw Nation breaks ground on $10M casino by Texas border

Written by at May 25, 2017

The new facility is going up on land that was placed into trust on the last full day of the Obama administration.

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Republican candidate to replace Ryan Zinke charged with assault

Written by at May 25, 2017

Greg Gianforte allegedly assaulted a reporter as the closely-watched campaign in Montana came to a close.

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Colville Hunters Want to Hunt Ancestral Lands, BC Government Says No

Written by at May 25, 2017

A question about Canadian aboriginal rights is at the heart of an appeal by British Columbia that could stop Colville members from hunting ancestral lands.

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Lost City of Etzanoa Found

Written by at May 25, 2017

Another of North America’s “lost cities” has been found; the urban center—called Etzanoa by the Spanish—was home to some 20,000 Wichita Indians in southern Kansas.

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Secretary Zinke headed to National Congress of American Indians in June

Written by at May 25, 2017

The new leader of the Department of the Interior will speak at NCAI’s mid-year conference in June.

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Oregon Country Fair Cancels Fake Native Totem Pole Raising

Written by at May 25, 2017

Oregon Country Fair cancels fake “working together” totem pole raising by Ritz Sauna & Showers after tribal members raise cultural appropriation concerns.

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Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares update on casino work

Written by at May 25, 2017

Work on the two Ojibwa Casinos in Michigan will be completed in 2018 as adjustments are made to the budget for the $40 million effort

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Transparent Sales Site Bluethumb Brings Aboriginal Art to the Masses

Written by at May 25, 2017

Transparent Sales Site Bluethumb Brings Aboriginal Art to the Masses

On bluethumb.com/au, a painting titled “Spiritual Healing” by Wangullay Connolly-Neal from Yarrabah, Australia, fetches $2,300. Thanks to bluethumb, a promotional space for Australian visual artists, artwork by the country’s indigenous peoples is being sold at fair prices to a growing online community of national and international buyers.

By and large, Aboriginal artists have remained disadvantaged by poor access to mainstream markets. They often receive substandard quotes for their art and are more likely to fall subject to unethical acquisition practices,

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Lawmakers once again seek fixes to ‘broken’ Indian Health Service

Written by at May 25, 2017

The Restoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act address long-standing management, staffing and transparency issues at the agency.

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Bureau of Indian Affairs opens listening sessions on reorganization

Written by at May 25, 2017

Secretary Ryan Zinke has promised potentially ‘bold’ changes at the Department of the Interior.

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Kevin Washburn: Indian Country feels the pain with Donald Trump

Written by at May 25, 2017

Indian country will feel ‘tremendous fiscal pain’ if the Trump budget is passed.

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Democrats drop Andrew Jackson from name of event in Arkansas

Written by at May 25, 2017

Despite the action, the seventh president is revered and not just by Democrats — Donald Trump is a big fan.

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Washoe Tribe celebrates first anniversary of unique gaming facility

Written by at May 25, 2017

The Wa She Shu Casino is operated in partnership with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

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Yakama Nation landowners weigh offers as Cobell buy-back winds down

Written by at May 25, 2017

Nearly $68 million in offers were sent to more than 3,500 owners on the reservation in Washington.

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NICE LARGE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN BUCKSKIN PURSE/BAG – eBay Find of the week – Native American Articles – PowWows.com –…

Written by at May 25, 2017

NICE LARGE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN BUCKSKIN PURSE/BAG – eBay Find of the weekNICE LARGE HAND CRAFTED CUT BEADED NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN BUCKSKIN PURSE/BAG This nice beaded Native American Indian buckskin purse or bag features beautiful handdone Native American geometric design beadwork done with small 3 cut and size 13 cut beads, glass…..

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Luger: Dartmouth’s Bruce Duthu Faces Systemic Discrimination

Written by at May 24, 2017

Dartmouth nearly had a Native as Dean of Faculty, but vicious attacks caused Native American Studies professor Bruce Duthu to reconsider.

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Bruce Duthu at Dartmouth: Overcoming Systemic Discrimination

Written by at May 24, 2017

Dartmouth nearly had a Native as Dean of Faculty, but discrimination caused Native American Studies professor Bruce Duthu to reconsider.

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