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Steve Reevis, Blackfeet Actor from ‘Last of the Dogmen,’ ‘Geronimo,’ has died at 55

Written by at December 8, 2017

Native actor Steve Reevis has passed away at 56. Family is also asking for support on GoFundMe for funeral expenses.

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Top Civil Rights Organizations Urge Media Not to Use Washington NFL Team’s R-word Name on Thanksgiving

Written by at November 21, 2017

The Washington NFL franchise will take on the New York Giants in a high-profile, nationally broadcast game on Thursday.

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Keystone Pipeline Spills 210,000 Gallons of Oil in Amherst, South Dakota

Written by at November 17, 2017

Keystone Pipeline Spills 210,000 Gallons of Oil in Amherst, South Dakota

210,000 gallons or 5,000 barrels of oil have spilled from the TransCanada Keystone Pipeline in a northeast part of South Dakota.

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Center For Native American Youth Releases 2nd Annual ‘State of Native Youth’ Report

Written by at November 15, 2017

Center For Native American Youth Releases 2nd Annual ‘State of Native Youth’ Report

On November 15th, the Center for Native American Youth released its second annual State of Native Youth report

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Oneida Nation to Donate Indian Country Today Media Network Assets to NCAI

Written by at October 4, 2017

The Oneida Indian Nation is donating the ICTMN organization’s assets to the leading national Native American advocacy organization.

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Nammy 2017 Special Performances Include Gary Farmer and Joseph FireCrow Tribute

Written by at October 4, 2017

Nammy 2017 Special Performances Include Gary Farmer and Joseph FireCrow Tribute

The 2017 Nammys, hosted by Ernie Stevens, will feature Gary Farmer and the Troublemakers Oct. 14th

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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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From Beads to Bounty: How Wampum Became America’s First Currency—And Lost Its Power

Written by at September 29, 2017

A story about the history of wampum.

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Remembering the Life and Legacy of John Trudell

Written by at September 23, 2017

Activist, poet, and Native thinker John Trudell walked on December 8 at the age of 69. “I want people to remember me as they remember me,” he said.

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2017 Morongo Pow Wow Photos

Written by at September 23, 2017

2017 Morongo Pow Wow Photos

2017 Morongo Pow Wow Photos2017 Morongo Pow Wow September 22-24, 2017 Cabazon, California Watch LIVE Photo Gallery See more photos! See more photos! 2017 Morongo Pow Wow September 22-24, 2017 Cabazon, California Watch LIVE Photo Gallery See more photos! See more photos!

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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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Watch the Ute Tribe’s Winning Halftime Performance!

Written by at September 20, 2017

Watch the Ute Tribe’s Winning Halftime Performance!The Ute Tribe once again came out and supported the University of Utah’s football team by performing at the halftime show. Go Nuchu! It’s so refreshing to see the sharing of culture instead of the appropriation of culture. I’m so…..

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British Photographer Captures Beautiful Images of Indigenous People

Written by at September 19, 2017

British Photographer Captures Beautiful Images of Indigenous PeopleBryan Downey is a British photographer, currently based in New York. He’s a portrait photographer whose work has been seen in various magazines and online publications. He’s currently working with the Shinnecock Nation with their photography needs but wants to…..

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Secwepemc Nation Builds Tiny House with a Big Message

Written by at September 19, 2017

Secwepemc Nation Builds Tiny House with a Big MessageThese days you have to get creative in how you stand up for your rights against big corporations. Check out what some folks from the Secwepemc Nation are doing to stop the expansion of the Trans Mountain Pipeline which runs…..

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Native-Owned Apparel Company Collabs with Pendleton on New Blanket

Written by at September 17, 2017

Native-Owned Apparel Company Collabs with Pendleton on New Blanket

Native-Owned Apparel Company Collabs with Pendleton on New BlanketI’ve been admiring this clothing company from afar, just because their items aren’t in my price range, but man a girl can dream can’t she? Ginew (Gih-noo) is the only Native American-owned, premium denim collection in the world. They make…..

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Native-Owned Apparel Company Collabs with Pendleton on New Blanket

Written by at September 17, 2017

Native-Owned Apparel Company Collabs with Pendleton on New Blanket

Native-Owned Apparel Company Collabs with Pendleton on New BlanketI’ve been admiring this clothing company from afar, just because their items aren’t in my price range, but man a girl can dream can’t she? Ginew (Gih-noo) is the only Native American-owned, premium denim collection in the world. They make…..

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Newborn Daughter of Slain Native Woman Finally Returned To Family

Written by at September 15, 2017

Newborn Daughter of Slain Native Woman Finally Returned To Family

Newborn Daughter of Slain Native Woman Finally Returned To FamilyPeople all over Indian Country are rejoicing over a recent court ruling regarding the Savanna Greywind case. On Tuesday September 12th a judge ruled to dismiss the need for protective custody for Haisley Jo, daughter of the slain Native woman……

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – September 14, 2017

Written by at September 15, 2017

Pow Wow Calendar Update – September 14, 2017Check 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 Wow Kweni ki-2nd Annual Traditional Pow Wow and Indigenous Artist…..

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NICE HAND CRAFTED 15 PIECE RIBBONWORK NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN STRAIGHT DANCE SET – eBay find of the week

Written by at September 14, 2017

NICE HAND CRAFTED 15 PIECE RIBBONWORK NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN STRAIGHT DANCE SET – eBay find of the week

NICE HAND CRAFTED 15 PIECE RIBBONWORK NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN STRAIGHT DANCE SET – eBay find of the weekNICE HAND CRAFTED 15 PIECE RIBBONWORK NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN STRAIGHT DANCE SET This very nice hand crafted ribbonwork design buckskin fringed wool Native American Indian set includes brown satin dance shirt, imitation otter hide silver concho drag piece, a pair…..

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Mrs. Oklahoma Wins Favorite “Costume” in Bedazzled Headdress

Written by at September 14, 2017

Mrs. Oklahoma Wins Favorite “Costume” in Bedazzled HeaddressAll eyes were on Mrs. Oklahoma, Emerald Stanley, and she started the bikini round. But they weren’t staring because they were awed. They were staring because she was prancing in a bedazzled headdress and matching fringe boots. On a national…..

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Native Organization Schools Steve Bannon on Native History

Written by at September 13, 2017

Native Organization Schools Steve Bannon on Native HistoryTrump’s former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon recently made an appearance on the popular CBS special 60 minutes. If you’re familiar with him and his views on issues like immigration many of his comments may have come as no…..

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What Would Pocahontas Think of Donald Trump?

Written by at September 13, 2017

What Would Pocahontas Think of Donald Trump?Sky News attempts to answer, what would Pocahontas think of Donald Trump by asking these two women: Debbie Porreco, a descendant of Pocahontas and Irene Bedard, the voice of Disney’s Pocahontas. I’m really surprised to see the descendant is okay…..

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73 year old Leonard Peltier’s Health is Slipping Away

Written by at September 13, 2017

73 year old Leonard Peltier’s Health is Slipping Away“I’m one step back from passing away.” Native American political prisoner and activist Leonard Peltier has been imprisoned for more than 40 years, denied pardons even despite his health deteriorating throughout his sentence. Very recently, though, it seems his…..

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The Saga Continues…Two New Star Wars Pendleton Blankets!

Written by at September 12, 2017

The Saga Continues…Two New Star Wars Pendleton Blankets!

The Saga Continues…Two New Star Wars Pendleton Blankets!New blankets for you to snuggle up with while you watch your favorite movie! Pendleton has once again joined forces with the Star Wars franchise to bring you two new blankets made with the quality wool/cotton you’ve come to know…..

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