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Indigenous Pictographs in Canada Being Vandalized

6 hours 11 min ago

Vandalism and desecration of sacred First Nations sites containing indigenous pictographs and petroforms is a mounting concern in Canada.

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Did You Catch Tina Fey’s Standing Rock Shoutout on SNL?

August 20, 2017 - 9:49pm

Saturday Night Live, not one to shy away from politics and current events, brought in Tina Fey to talk about Charlottesville, Virginia on their popular Weekend Update segment. Tina Fey’s segment starts at 0:40 in. About 3:00 in is when…..

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Watch! Crow Fair Grand Entry From a Fresh Perspective

August 20, 2017 - 9:45pm

Grand Entry videos are always lovely to watch with the colorful regalia and amazing dancers. But this Grand Entry video is special because it was shot from a kid’s perspective. And not just any kid, but one with photographic genes!…..

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Native People Discuss What To Do About Mt. Rushmore (No, Don’t Blow it Up, Stupid Ass Vice.com)

August 20, 2017 - 2:07pm

The Thing About Skins: Blow up Mt. Rushmore? Not so fast Vice.com, why don’t you talk to Native people first? We know a little something …

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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, August 20, 2017

August 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

A Charlottesville turning point, a Standing Rock shout-out, and a Jane Doe cold case, all captured attention in Indian country during The Week That Was for August 20, 2017.

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In Case You Missed It: Beautiful Native-made Baskets at the Autry Museum in Los Angeles

August 20, 2017 - 1:24pm

Beautiful Native-made baskets! The California Indian Basketweavers Association is enjoying a sorely-needed rejuvenation with major funding.

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What Comes Next for Clyde River After Supreme Court Victory?

August 20, 2017 - 10:51am

The Nunavut hamlet of Clyde River won its bid in the Supreme Court of Canada to end a NEB authorization that allowed seismic testing in the area.

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A List of Alternative Identities to Try for Fun and Profit

August 20, 2017 - 10:24am

Now introducing Hoodwink Identities: a humorous but all-too familiar way to pretend to be Native.

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9 Reasons Dental Health Aide Therapist Programs Are Good for Native Kids

August 20, 2017 - 8:30am

Pioneered by Alaska Native tribes in the early 2000s, Dental Health Aide Therapist Programs are becoming increasingly popular to provide quality healthcare to rural populations.

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Sun Dances: A Place to Feel God

August 19, 2017 - 5:37pm

The abundance of Sun Dances this year demonstrates the spiritual resilience and generosity among a people deeply traumatized by historical oppression and severe poverty.

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9 Unique Travel Accessories To Make Your Pow Wow Travel Easier!

August 19, 2017 - 12:15pm

If you are a frequent traveler, a great set of travel accessories is one of the worthy investments you could have. Getting the right travel gears can totally make all your trips more enjoyable and comfortable, especially when you want…..

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Obesity in Indian Country Is Mostly the Same; Why That’s Incremental Progress

August 19, 2017 - 11:53am

A new study, one that is built on a massive amount of data, reports that obesity among Native American youth is mostly the same.

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Santa Clara Pueblo artist Helen Hardin Show Coming to Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

August 19, 2017 - 10:30am

The amazing work of late Santa Clara Pueblo artist Helen Hardin coming to the IPCC’s newly-renovated South Gallery this fall.

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Native ‘Predator’ Actor Sonny Landham Walks on at 76. Schwarzenegger Says ‘We’ll Miss Him’

August 19, 2017 - 10:00am

Known for ’48 Hrs.’ ‘Poltergeist,’ and ‘Predator,’ Hollywood and Indian country mourn the loss of Native actor Sonny Landham who has walked on at 76

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Chickasaw Student on Quest to Conduct Orchestra

August 19, 2017 - 7:30am

Chickasaw student Austin Davis plays saxophone, but his heart lies in conducting a full symphony orchestra.

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HDIMT? A White Moose Spotted in Sweden, a Donkey in DC

August 18, 2017 - 2:08pm

A Swedish nature lover captures a completely white moose on video after three years, while the 25th amendment could be close to being enacted.

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First Nations Blast Canada at CERD in Geneva

August 18, 2017 - 2:00pm

Despite improving relationships between Indigenous Peoples and the Canadian government, First Nations told CERD in Geneva that federal policies still discriminate.

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Muscogee Nation seeks to disenroll citizen who leads rival Kialegee Tribal Town

August 18, 2017 - 12:48pm

The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is seeking to disenroll one of its citizens because he also holds citizenship in a rival tribe pursuing a contested casino.

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Muscogee Nation seeks to disenroll citizen who leads rival Kialegee Tribal Town

DNA links present-day Pueblo populations to ancestral homeland at Mesa Verde

August 18, 2017 - 12:21pm

A DNA study of turkey bones confirms some of the ancestors of today’s Pueblo populations in New Mexico migrated from Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado, according to researchers.

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Supreme Court justice speaks at Trump hotel before hearing Trump travel ban

August 18, 2017 - 1:05am

The newest member of the Supreme Court, who was nominated by President Donald Trump, is headlining an event at a Trump-branded hotel just days before he hears a key dispute involving the president.

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