Arts

Native Flute Player Tony Duncan On Life, Hoop Dancing and His Newest Album: Purify

Written by at May 23, 2017

Native Flute Player Tony Duncan On Life, Hoop Dancing and His Newest Album: Purify

Interview with Tony Duncan on travels with Nelly Furtado, his Hoop Dance championships and reognition as the worldwide Native American flute player to see

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Another Nod From Google: Richard Oakes Google Doodle honors Mohawk Activist

Written by at May 22, 2017

Another Google Nod To Natives: Richard Oakes Google Doodle marks the second Native American notable honored on Google landing page

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Celebrating Armed Forces Day: How to Spot a Native American Veteran

Written by at May 20, 2017

Celebrating Armed Forces Day: Some lighthearted and serious ways to tell if someone is a Native American Veteran. By ICMN’s Vincent Schilling

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HDIMT? One Mare Time! Plus, Scorpions on a Plane

Written by at May 19, 2017

In this week’s roundup of odds and ends ripped from the headlines, news of a rare twin birth to a quarter horse mare has hopes soaring mom and foals will pull through.

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Pine Ridge, Odnah Artist-in-Residence Recipients Named at Minnesota Historical Society

Written by at May 18, 2017

Minnesota Historical Society announces Pine Ridge bead artist Randilynn Boucher and Ojibwe basket maker April Stone as the latest Native American artists in residence

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Pine Ridge, Odanah Artist-in-Residence Recipients Named at Minnesota Historical Society

Written by at May 18, 2017

Minnesota Historical Society announces Pine Ridge bead artist Randilynn Boucher and Ojibwe basket maker April Stone as the latest Native American artists in residence

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Patriot Nations Exhibit Honoring Native American Armed Forces Opening at Fort Snelling

Written by at May 18, 2017

Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces – Native Americans get in free at Fort Snelling Exhibit honoring the service of Native American veterans

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The Navajo Housing Authority and Latest Cut Need a Band Aid

Written by at May 18, 2017

Navajo President Russell Begaye recently signed legislation removing the entire Navajo Housing Authority following allegations of misuse of federal funding.

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Prairie Flower of Hollywood: A Conversation with Native Star Elizabeth Frances

Written by at May 17, 2017

Prairie Flower in AMC’s The Son, NetFlix’s Love and more: A Conversation with Rising Native star, Elizabeth Frances

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An In-Depth Conversation with the Indigenous Musician You Need to Know: Nahko Bear

Written by at May 16, 2017

Selling Out Concerts All Over the World – Here is an In-Depth Conversation with the Musician You Need to Know: Nahko Bear

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Graffiti Culture Meets Lakota Culture in South Dakota at the RedCan Graffiti Jam

Written by at May 16, 2017

The RedCan Graffiti Jam which mixes graffiti and Lakota culture – takes place June 29 to July 1 on the Cheyenne River Lakota reservation

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Canadian Editors Tweet They’ll Donate Money to Fund Cultural Appropriation Prize, Apologize

Written by at May 15, 2017

Canadian Editors Apologize on Social Media after claiming they’ll donate money to fund Cultural Appropriation Prize

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A Happy Mother’s Day Wish – All Types of Moms Included

Written by at May 14, 2017

Happy Mother’s Day to ALL types of mom’s out there – A Happy Mother’s Day Wish from ICMN’s Vincent Schilling

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VIDEO: 165 Mph Wind Tunnel Helps ICMN’s Vincent Schilling Become: The Flying Indian

Written by at May 14, 2017

VIDEO: 165 Mph Winds, A Flightsuit and a Giant Glass Wind Tunnel Helps ICMN’s Vincent Schilling Become: The Flying Indian

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Steve Sheinkin’s ‘Undefeated’ Is More Than a Book About Jim Thorpe

Written by at May 14, 2017

“Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team” is a great story for any sports fan that’s more than a book just about a great athlete

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How’d I Miss That: Baby Bison, My Blue Heaven, and Comey Gets Trumped

Written by at May 12, 2017

Wind River sees the birth of its first bison calf in more than 130 years, while Crayola seeks to name a new color and Trump baffles all.

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Top Scoring, Record Setting Lyle Thompson Could Win a 2017 Pro Lacrosse MVP Nod

Written by at May 11, 2017

Top Scoring, Record Setting Lyle Thompson Could Win a 2017 Pro Lacrosse MVP Nod

Georgia Swarm’s no. 4 Lyle Thompson (Onondaga Nation) is a candidate for the NLL MVP which would be a first in Swarm history.

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Musician Shawnee Talbot Casting for 10-15 Year-old Female First Nations Dancer for ‘Warrior Heart’ Video

Written by at May 10, 2017

Artist Shawnee Talbot Posts Casting Call for Young Native Female Dancer in Toronto Area for her newest music video ‘Warrior Heart’

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Musician Shawnee Talbot Casting for 10-15 Year-old Female First Nations Dancer for ‘Warrior Heart’ Video

Written by at May 10, 2017

Artist Shawnee Talbot Posts Casting Call for Young Native Female Dancer in Toronto Area for her newest music video ‘Warrior Heart’

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“Write What You Don’t Know:” Write Magazine Editor Resigns after Cultural Appropriation Article

Written by at May 10, 2017

Write Magazine Hal Niedzviecki’s article “Winning the Appropriation Prize” incites outrage Writer’s Union of Canada apologizes

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PHOTOS: Wellness Leaders Inspire at NB3 Foundation’s ‘Healthy Kids! Healthy Futures!’

Written by at May 9, 2017

Dynamic speakers, panelists and interactive workshop leaders — like Umatilla professional basketball player and Nike N7 Ambassador Jude Schimmel, and food sovereignty advocate and chef Lois Ellen Frank (Kiowa) — educated and inspired attendees of the Notah Begay III Foundation’s “Healthy Kids! Healthy Futures!” (HKHF). The fourth annual conference took place April 26-27 in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico.

Other presenters included the founders of Well For Culture,

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Joy Harjo Awarded 2017 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize and $100,000

Written by at May 9, 2017

The Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, awarded to Joy Harjo, is one of the most prestigious awards given to American poets and it comes with $100,000 prize.

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New York Liberty Guard Shoni Schimmel Decides to Sit Out WNBA 2017 Season

Written by at May 9, 2017

Umatilla hooper Shoni Schimmel cites personal reasons for stepping away from New York Liberty for 2017 season

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2017 Manito Ahbee Festival Tradeshow, Pow Wow and Indigenous Music Awards and Nominees

Written by at May 8, 2017

Manito Ahbee Festival to host Indigenous Music Conference, Music Awards, Pow Wow and Tradeshow – Here’s the list of 2017 IMA Nominees

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New Compilation CD Release at Canyon Records: Best Round Dance Songs

Written by at May 7, 2017

Canyon Record’s latest album: Best Round Dance Songs includes Seven-time Grammy nominee Northern Cree, Blackstone, Black Lodge, Cree Confederation and Pipestone Singers

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