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Cronkite News: ‘Tribal Justice’ documentary highlights issues facing tribal courts

Written by at October 2, 2017

Law students, professors and tribal members gathered recently at the Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law in downtown Phoenix to watch the new documentary ‘Tribal Justice.’

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Landowners on Spirit Lake Nation see nearly $13 million in Cobell Buy-Back offers

Written by at October 2, 2017

The Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations sent out nearly $13 million in offers to landowners on the Spirit Lake Nation in North Dakota.

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Mark Trahant: Donald Trump’s health secretary gone after reaching out to Indian Country

Written by at October 2, 2017

Are we back to square one when it comes to the Indian Health Service and the Trump administration?

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Tim Giago: Fairness policy in media paved the way for more Indian Country voices

Written by at October 2, 2017

When radio first started to make an impact on its listeners around 1929 there was a great fear that it would be used in a lot of ways to circumvent free speech.

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After a Win at ’48 Hour Film Project Portland’, Native Crew Looks for Win in Paris

Written by at October 2, 2017

After a Win at ’48 Hour Film Project Portland’, Native Crew Looks for Win in Paris

After a Win at ’48 Hour Film Project Portland’, Native Crew Looks for Win in ParisYou might remember hearing of the film Fancy Dancer, a documentary film project by Isaac Trimble a few years back in which he documented the process of learning culture and wellness by fancy dancing. Well he’s involved in a new…..

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Pow Wow Photography Guide – Tips for Taking Great Photos At Your Next Pow Wow

Written by at October 1, 2017

Pow Wow Photography Guide – Tips for Taking Great Photos At Your Next Pow Wow

Pow Wow Photography Guide – Tips for Taking Great Photos At Your Next Pow WowA powwow is a beautiful and inspiring event filled with color, movement and energy, so how can you best capture it on camera? If you plan on taking your camera to the powwow and snapping photos of the beauty of…..

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Muscogee Nation citizen seeks dismissal of murder charge as boundary case heats up

Written by at September 29, 2017

A citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation is waiting to hear whether his murder case will be dismissed as industry interests in Oklahoma flock to court in a closely-related reservation boundary case.

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Native Sun News Today: Nothing beats taking the kids for a day at the zoo

Written by at September 29, 2017

If you live in western South Dakota, and you want to go to a zoo, you have a long drive ahead of you.

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Eastern Cherokees start work on entertainment center at second gaming facility

Written by at September 28, 2017

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians continues to expand the amenities at its gaming operation in North Carolina.

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Ho-Chunk Nation sees support from Congress in bid for off-reservation casino

Written by at September 25, 2017

Four Democrats in Congress are calling on the Trump administration to approve an off-reservation casino for the Ho-Chunk Nation in Wisconsin.

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Senate Committee on Indian Affairs schedules hearing on tribal gaming industry

Written by at September 25, 2017

It’s that time again — the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is holding an oversight hearing on the tribal gaming industry.

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Drum Groups – 2017 Morongo Pow Wow

Written by at September 23, 2017

Drum Groups – 2017 Morongo Pow Wow

Drum Groups – 2017 Morongo Pow Wow2017 Morongo Pow Wow Cabazon, California September 22-24 Watch LIVE Drum Groups Northern Indian Horse Blue Medicine Well Mystic River War Horse Battle Axe Southern Wolf Robe Buc Wild Thunder Clan Cozad Creepin South 2017 Morongo Pow Wow Cabazon, California…..

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Mark Trahant: States complain to Senate about the burdens of Indian health care

Written by at September 22, 2017

Wouldn’t it be cool if once, just once, there was a debate in Congress that could only be decided by a vote that benefits Native people?

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The Conversation: Collaboration can help with Canada’s indigenous water crisis

Written by at September 22, 2017

Research that’s driven by Indigenous peoples can help to identify the causes of poor water quality in specific areas, and to design appropriate interventions.

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Museum acquires tribal collection from religious college with troubled record

Written by at September 22, 2017

The Peabody Essex Museum in Massachusetts is promising to comply with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act after acquiring a large collection of tribal items.

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President Trump headed to Alabama to campaign for land-into-trust opponent

Written by at September 22, 2017

President Donald Trump is hoping his popularity will help a Senate candidate who fought the Poarch Band of Creek Indians on land-into-trust issues.

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Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians choose Leonard Forsman as new president

Written by at September 21, 2017

Leonard Forsman, the chairman of the Suquamish Tribe, is the new president of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians.

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Democracy Now: Judges try to end legal defense program for #NoDAPL resisters

Written by at September 21, 2017

Judges in North Dakota are seeking to end a program that allows out-of-state lawyers to represent the hundreds of people who were arrested for resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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Suquamish Tribe looks to address homelessness on reservation with tiny houses

Written by at September 21, 2017

The Suquamish Tribe is taking a unique approach to homelessness on its reservation in Washington.

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Grand Portage Band celebrates trust status for 145-acre island at Lake Superior

Written by at September 21, 2017

The Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is celebrating a historic achievement by reclaiming its ancestral lands in Minnesota.

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Harvest like Our Ancestors: The Resistance is Fertile

Written by at September 20, 2017

Harvest season is a reminder that every tribe should have seeds, gardens, animals, pantries, and fresh water. Food sovereignty enhances tribal sovereignty.

The post Harvest like Our Ancestors: The Resistance is Fertile appeared first on Indian Country Media Network.

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Former Indian Country editor blames demise on non-Indian gaming operations

Written by at September 20, 2017

In a report on Voice of America, a former editor at Indian Country Today Media Network is offering details on the demise of the operation.

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Former Indian Country editor blames demise on non-Indian gaming operations

Written by at September 20, 2017

In a report on Voice of America, a former editor at Indian Country Today Media Network is offering details on the demise of the operation.

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Nottawaseppi Huron Band arrests casino patron who left son at home to gamble

Written by at September 20, 2017

A Michigan woman is facing child endangerment charges after she allegedly left her son alone at home while she gambled at the Nottawaseppi Huron Band’s caisno.

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Blackfeet Nation reaches deal to acquire assets of troubled town on reservation

Written by at September 20, 2017

The Blackfeet Nation has settled a long-running dispute with a troubled community on the reservation in Montana.

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