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Native Nerd Movie Review: Black Panther Slashes at Colonialism Using More than Vibranium

Written by at February 20, 2018

A Native Nerd review of ‘Black Panther’ – By Native American journalist and movie critic Vincent Schilling

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Offensive Or Not? ‘Black Panther’ Fictional Wakanda Translates as ‘God’ to Some Tribes

Written by at February 20, 2018

Offensive Or Not? ‘Black Panther’ Fictional Wakanda Translates as ‘God’ to Some Tribes

The fictional Wakanda in Blank Panther is pronounced identically to the Osage and Kaw Nation’s word for ‘God’ or ‘Creator.’

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Strange Inheritance Episode Features 250,000 Indian Arrowheads Once Denied to John Wayne

Written by at January 19, 2018

Over 250,000 Native arrowheads may be the largest private collection ever left in an inheritance

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Oklahoma City Theatre Company Announces Open Call For Scripts: Deadline February 15

Written by at January 19, 2018

Oklahoma City Theatre Company Announces Open Call For Scripts: Deadline February 15

Oklahoma City Theatre Company Native American New Play Festival has announced an open call for scripts

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Native Actor Wes Studi Talks About His Role as Chief Yellowhawk in ‘Hostiles’

Written by at January 19, 2018

Native Actor Wes Studi Talks About His Role as Chief Yellowhawk in ‘Hostiles’

“We are all Hostiles.” Wes Studi talks with Indian Country Today about his role as Chief Yellowhawk.

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Umatilla Star Jude Schimmel Shoots Hoops in Latest Nike Ad Narrated by LeBron James

Written by at January 17, 2018

Jude Schimmel appears in Nike’s ‘EQUALITY: Until We All Win’ video, promoting equality for all races

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The Native History We Are Never Taught In School

Written by at January 17, 2018

The Native History We Are Never Taught In School

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We all know winter can be a tough time of year

Written by at January 7, 2018

We all know winter can be a tough time of year.

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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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