A look at two invented statuses tied together in history – the corporate persons and those described as domestic, dependent nations.
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Staff at the White Buffalo Calf Woman Society discovered that Native youth sex offenders fall into an entirely different category than adult offenders.
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A Suncor oil refinery near Denver, Colorado, belched toxic gases into the air for the second time in five months, according to reports.
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Julian SpearChief-Morris, Blood Tribe, is the first indigenous student to be elected president of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau in the bureau’s 104-year history.
SEATTLE – Traditional foods with a twist. Snack bites from Tlingit country, made from coho salmon and spruce tips. Affordable art by a famous Northwest Coast Native artist (and it comes with chocolate!). Here are some very cool products that have emerged recently from Northwest Native America.
Art and chocolate: Three chocolate tins offered by noted Canadian chocolatier Rogers’ Chocolates feature art by Richard Hunt, the Kwaguilth artist and member of the Hunt family of artists.
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“Did you save the receipt for it?” Mom asked – I knew I was about to embark on a Mom’s First iPad Teaching Elders Technology course.
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On March 10, 2017, thousands of Indigenous activists from across the country gathered in Washington, D.C. for the Native Nations March to protest the Dakota Access pipeline and President Trump’s executive order allowing Energy Transfer Partners to commence building the uncompleted portion of the pipeline, directly adjacent to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. Led by the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, the march began at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers headquarters and ended at Lafayette Square across from the White House.
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The Protect Sovereign Native Art Initiative, launched in February, seeks to curb the manufacture, marketing and sale of fake Native jewelry and art.
Make or break moment awaits as Speaker Paul Ryan needs 216 votes to move his health care reform proposal on to the Senate. The vote is today.
Inspiring ambition in youth often boils down to exposure to the right role models, resources and encouraging environments.
An upcoming summit in New Mexico will connect Native youth with tribal leaders and successful Native business owners. Students will have the opportunity to network with tribal and community partners and access to resources that can lead to scholarships, mentorships, internships and jobs.
The Native American Youth Empowerment Symposium (NYES) takes place Wednesday,
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On World Water Day, Ojibwe grandmothers prepare for the annual Water Walk to celebrate its life-giving powers and the danger it’s in.
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Pueblo Grande Museum in Phoenix is inviting the public to its premiere exhibit, One World, Many Voices: The Artistry of Canyon Records.
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Advocacy groups spoke at a congressional briefing in Washington, D.C. recently on the issue of missing and murdered Native American women.
Artist Jeffrey Gibson has turned Pow Wow Regalia raw materials into modern art at his ‘Speak to Me’ exhibit at the Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center.
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Traveling to D.C.? A new Indigenous Art Exhibit, ‘Decolonizing Alaska’ questions colonial ideas of today’s modern indigenous people
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Paying a commissioner $5 could get an opportunistic white person on the Dawes Rolls 125 years ago, which still causes problems for tribes today.
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Taboo, along with grammy-award winning artists, esteemed Native Americans raise awareness of climate change, racial injustice.
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“Tattooed New York” explores 300 years of tattooing in New York City, beginning with Native American tattoos and how Natives influenced the body art industry.
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DNA evidence shows that most Puerto Ricans are a blending of Taino (Indian), Spanish and African according to studies by Dr. Juan Martinez-Cruzado.
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4th Native Fashion in the City Indigenous fashion show — focused on Indigenous designers, models, and stylists — kicks off Friday in Denver with ACONAV
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English citizens devote themselves to a year of festivities to celebrate the Pocahontas 400 – Peace and Reconciliation project.
The Native Writers’ Circle of the Americas has announced that John Trudell and Jim Northrup, two Native poets, will be honored posthumously.
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Remember the sequester? Ah, the good old days. The new Trump Administration budget is short on details, but clear on direction.
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Reservations around the country exhibit similar patterns of drugs, gangs, and an overall sense of hopelessness , but it can all change given some direction.
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Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich wins National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction for ‘LaRose.’
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