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Pow Wow in the Club: A New Spin on First Nations Music – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

February 27, 2017 - 6:47pm

It’s so great to see A Tribe Called Red getting some mainstream media love! Great Big Story, an independent subsidiary of CNN, has been making some great videos lately, focusing on “untold, overlooked, and flat-out amazing” stories around the world……

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Tohono O’odham Nation Releases Video – ‘There’s No O’odham Word for Wall’ – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American…

February 27, 2017 - 6:46pm

The Tohono O’odham Nation has released a video, “There’s No O’odham Word for Wall,” detailing its opposition to the fortified border wall proposed by President Trump’s recent Executive Order. The video also reiterates the Nation’s commitment to continue working with…..

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That Repeal Business and Indian Health System

February 27, 2017 - 12:56pm

An analysis of the framework to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act shows it to be a disaster and that was without the Indian health system.

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Cops in North Dakota to Host Sensitivity Training After Arrest at Sweat Lodge

February 27, 2017 - 12:31pm

Police in North Dakota have been dropped charges against a Native American male who was just trying to pray.

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AMERIND Hosts 13th Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit Uninsured Tribal Families and Two Native-Strong Organizations

February 27, 2017 - 11:30am

SANTA ANA PUEBLO, New Mexico — Benefiting families without homeowners insurance who suffered devastating loss, as well as cancer education and domestic violence prevention, AMERIND Risk’s 13th Annual Protecting Tribal Families Golf Fundraiser will take place April 27.

AMERIND Risk, the nation’s only 100 percent, tribally owned insurance company, created the Family Emergency Fund to help uninsured tribal homeowners rebuild or repair after a fire, flood or other catastrophic event.

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Yankton Sioux Challenges ‘Plenary Power’ Doctrine in DAPL Case

February 27, 2017 - 11:30am

In the latest Dakota Access Pipeline fight, the Yankton Sioux are challenging the federal Indian law concept of “plenary power’.

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Student Spotlight: Astronaut Dreams and a NASA Internship

February 27, 2017 - 11:08am

While completing a NASA internship, Native American student Matilda Brooks made a prototype of a knee brace using a 3-D printer. She now wants to perfect the design and make it available to all.

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NODAPL: The Protest Is Just Beginning

February 27, 2017 - 10:00am

A cartoon by Marty Two Bulls about NoDAPL.

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12-Year-Old Nathan Zuniga: First Native American West Coast All-American Football Star

February 27, 2017 - 9:30am

Nathan Zuniga of the Iipay Nation became the first Native American youth football player from the west to be recognized as a Diamond West Coast All-American

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Navajo Generating Station on Borrowed Time

February 27, 2017 - 7:30am

Navajo Nation leaders, caught off-guard by Navajo Generating Station closure announcement, want owners to fulfill 25-year lease, through 2044.

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Calling All Artists! Could Your Work Be Featured on This Gorgeous Blanket? – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

February 27, 2017 - 7:28am

I’ve been dreaming of one day owning one of these beautiful blankets from Eighth Generation! In case you’re not familiar Eighth Generation is a popular Native owned business based out of Seattle, Washington. Louie Gong is the founder and owner…..

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Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Responds to Press Secretary Spicer’s Statements – Native American Articles – PowWows.com – Native American Pow Wows

February 27, 2017 - 7:27am

Official Press Release from Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, posted February 23, 2017 Cannon Ball, N.D. — Dave Archambault II, chair of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, today refuted White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s statements that the White House has…..

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Sioux Nation citizens seek to join Dakota Access Pipeline lawsuit

February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

The 13 citizens, a group that includes LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, are seeking to add President Donald Trump to the ongoing case.

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Trump administration rolls over for energy firms on Indian land

February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

The so-called ‘war on coal’ is coming to an end thanks to the new Republican occupant of the White House.

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Dakota Access files another status update on construction work

February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

Oil could be flowing as soon as March 6 as the wealthy backers seek to complete their pipeline amid legal challenges.

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Connecticut tribes finally settle on location for 3rd potential casino

February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe want to convert a vacant movie theater in East Windsor into a $300 million gaming facility.

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Prairie Island Indian Community puts casino name on new project

February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Treasure Island Center in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, will include office and retail space.

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Trump team gets more time in Supreme Court tribal casino case

February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Gun Lake Tribe is already operating a successful casino in Michigan but a non-Indian man won’t drop his long-running lawsuit.

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