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Adrian Jawort: Rightwing radio host called for Indian segregation
Opinion | Sports
Adrian Jawort: Rightwing radio host called for Indian segregation (March 13, 2017)
Montana radio show duo suspended following segregation of Native Americans blog goes nationwide.

Sarah van Gelder: Why veterans asked for forgiveness at Standing Rock
National
Sarah van Gelder: Why veterans asked for forgiveness at Standing Rock (December 21, 2016)
Perhaps 4,000 veterans joining thousands of Native water protectors and their allies was just too much.

Common Dreams: Veterans ask for forgiveness at Standing Rock
National
Common Dreams: Veterans ask for forgiveness at Standing Rock (December 7, 2016)
Native American tribal leaders conducted a forgiveness ceremony with U.S. veterans on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota.

ICT series continues with Ronald Reagan and his Indian 'mistake'
National | Politics
ICT series continues with Ronald Reagan and his Indian 'mistake' (October 4, 2016)
The 40th president of the United States expressed a very curious view of the first Americans.

Interior Department finalizes rule for Native Hawaiian relations
National | Politics | Federal Recognition
Interior Department finalizes rule for Native Hawaiian relations (September 23, 2016)
The United States recognized the Kingdom of Hawaii until it was illegally overthrown in 1893.

Ryan Winn: Donald Trump owes an apology to the first Americans
Opinion | Politics
Ryan Winn: Donald Trump owes an apology to the first Americans (September 12, 2016)
Currently America’s Native People are living in a time that’s granted them some prosperity despite a history of oppression.

Steven Newcomb: Time for Pope Francis to revoke the papal bulls
Opinion
Steven Newcomb: Time for Pope Francis to revoke the papal bulls (September 5, 2016)
It is time for Pope Francis to publicly announce what we already know: The papal language of domination issued by his papal predecessors was invalid language.

Park employees 'get away' with breaking laws at sacred monument
Environment | Law | National
Park employees 'get away' with breaking laws at sacred monument (August 18, 2016)
One superintendent stole tribal remains from Effigy Mounds National Monument and another oversaw construction that harmed tribal burial mounds.

Former official admits he kept tribal ancestors in garbage bags
Environment | Law | National
Former official admits he kept tribal ancestors in garbage bags (July 12, 2016)
Wounds remain open for 20 tribes whose ancestors were illegally removed from the Effigy Mounds National Monument and kept in garbage bags in a top official's garage.

Official who stole remains claims 'devotion' to Native Americans
Environment | Law | National
Official who stole remains claims 'devotion' to Native Americans (July 5, 2016)
The former superintendent of the Effigy Mounds National Monument is painting himself as a victim even though he stole tribal ancestors and kept them in boxes in his home for 12 years.

Native voters in California face unique choices in Senate election
Law | Politics | Trust
Native voters in California face unique choices in Senate election (June 8, 2016)
One candidate fought tribes on land-into-trust issue while the other had to apologize for making offensive remarks.

Tribes press for return of relatives buried at old boarding school
Education | Law | National
Tribes press for return of relatives buried at old boarding school (May 11, 2016)
The U.S. Army promised to help return the remains, with one official offering an apology for the situation.

Bill aims to restore some 'RESPECT' in dealings with Native people
Law | National | Politics
Bill aims to restore some 'RESPECT' in dealings with Native people (April 20, 2016)
Sen. Mike Rounds (R-South Dakota) introduced a bill to repeal 12 federal laws that he says are 'racist' and 'paternalistic.'

Hillary Clinton affirms support of 'nationhood' for Native Hawaiians
National | Politics | Federal Recognition
Hillary Clinton affirms support of 'nationhood' for Native Hawaiians (March 8, 2016)
Federal recognition is an issue that will likely resonate for Democratic voters at the party's caucuses on March 26.

Mark Anthony Rolo: A 'shallow apology' to indigenous peoples
Opinion | World
Mark Anthony Rolo: A 'shallow apology' to indigenous peoples (February 22, 2016)
At bottom, the pope’s words add up to a call for indigenous people to forget the atrocities leveled against their ancestors.

Shinnecock Nation weighs options over theft of ancestral lands
Law
Shinnecock Nation weighs options over theft of ancestral lands (February 17, 2016)
Former chairman Lance Gumbs said about 3,500 acres on Long Island were taken by fraudulent means in 1859.

Pope Francis discusses mistreatment of Native people in Mexico
National | World
Pope Francis discusses mistreatment of Native people in Mexico (February 16, 2016)
The leader of the Catholic Church urged followers to seek forgiveness from indigenous people but otherwise did not offer a direct apology for centuries of land theft and other abuses.

Carly McIntosh: The deep and dark secrets of Canadian history
Canada | Education | Opinion
Carly McIntosh: The deep and dark secrets of Canadian history (January 11, 2016)
The history of indigenous people must start being taught in every educational school across Canada.

Ex-monument official to apologize for theft of ancestral remains
Environment | Law | National
Ex-monument official to apologize for theft of ancestral remains (January 4, 2016)
Thomas A. Munson will serve one year of probation and will be required to apologize to the 12 tribes associated with the Effigy Mounds National Monument in Iowa.

Former leader of BIA reflects on historic 'Never Again' apology
National | Politics
Former leader of BIA reflects on historic 'Never Again' apology (November 19, 2015)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs apology is examined 15 years later at a Native American Heritage Month event in Washington, D.C.

DOI hosts opening event for Native American Heritage Month
National
DOI hosts opening event for Native American Heritage Month (November 10, 2015)
Raina Thiele, an Alaska Native woman who works at the White House, will deliver remarks.

Little Traverse Bay Bands count few fluent language speakers
Education | National
Little Traverse Bay Bands count few fluent language speakers (September 28, 2015)
Only three people on and near the tribe's reservation in Michigan are considered to be fluent in Anishinaabemowin.

Simon Moya-Smith: Pope Francis must offer more than apology
Opinion
Simon Moya-Smith: Pope Francis must offer more than apology (September 24, 2015)
We ask for the repeal of the papal edicts that justified the theft of Native American lands and the persecution of our people.

Pope Francis fails to address mistreatment of tribes in California
National
Pope Francis fails to address mistreatment of tribes in California (September 24, 2015)
Chairman Valentin Lopez of the Amah Mutsun Band estimates that 100,000 to 150,000 Indians died during the mission era of the 1700s and 1800s.

Pope Francis to bestow sainthood on founder of Indian missions
National
Pope Francis to bestow sainthood on founder of Indian missions (September 10, 2015)
Some tribal leaders in California are upset with the decision to honor Junipero Serra, a Catholic

Opinion: Church's apology not enough for some Native people
Opinion
Opinion: Church's apology not enough for some Native people (August 18, 2015)
Valenten Lopez: 'How can Pope Francis and the Catholic Church speak or act with moral authority when they know that they have mistreated the indigenous people?'

Peter d'Errico: Seeking action after apology from Pope Francis
Opinion
Peter d'Errico: Seeking action after apology from Pope Francis (July 30, 2015)
Pope Francis seems aware of the unsustainability—or at least unacceptability—of regimes based on the pattern of Christian domination.

Steven Newcomb: Pope Francis takes a first step with apology
Opinion | World
Steven Newcomb: Pope Francis takes a first step with apology (July 14, 2015)
Pope Francis can show true courage and moral authority by taking a next logical step: Revoke those papal bulls that have resulted in the domination and dehumanization of our original nations and peoples.

Gyasi Ross: Pope Francis issues apology to indigenous peoples
Opinion | World
Gyasi Ross: Pope Francis issues apology to indigenous peoples (July 13, 2015)
It’s hard enough to admit that I was wrong when I leave the gas tank on empty; imagine asking for forgiveness for genocide, racism, slavery and religious bigotry.

Mark Charles: Our common memory from our traumatized past
Opinion
Mark Charles: Our common memory from our traumatized past (April 28, 2015)
Today, not only are we dealing with the historical trauma of African Americans and Native peoples, but we also have a deeply traumatized white America.

Student newspaper apologizes for 'Trail of Schmears' fake story
Education | National
Student newspaper apologizes for 'Trail of Schmears' fake story (April 2, 2015)
The parody made light of a recent race-related incident involving an African-American student.

Mark Charles: Nation was built on the dehumanization of others
Opinion
Mark Charles: Nation was built on the dehumanization of others (March 30, 2015)
We are a nation that built its reputation on freedom and claims to stand for 'liberty and justice for all.' But our foundations are clearly based on the dehumanization of others.

Ray Halbritter: Author's family apologized for anti-Indian stance
Opinion
Ray Halbritter: Author's family apologized for anti-Indian stance (January 16, 2015)
As a people with centuries of roots in this region, the Oneida Indian Nation has an abiding interest in promoting and preserving this sacred place we all call home.

Ernestine Chasing Hawk: Suffering continues after Wounded Knee
Opinion
Ernestine Chasing Hawk: Suffering continues after Wounded Knee (January 16, 2015)
Because the family of Frank L. Baum apologized, am I or other members of the Mniconjou and Hunkpapa Lakota Nations obligated to accept that apology.

Ray Halbritter: Family apologized for author's anti-Indian hate
Opinion
Ray Halbritter: Family apologized for author's anti-Indian hate (January 8, 2015)
First and foremost, it is undeniably true that Mr. Baum’s views about Native Americans were reprehensible.

Ruth Hopkins: Boycott a repeat offender of cultural appropriation
Opinion
Ruth Hopkins: Boycott a repeat offender of cultural appropriation (December 19, 2014)
Old portraits of Native men from the Allotment and Assimilation Era are displayed like cover models among Ralph Lauren’s latest line.

Rep. Don Young easily wins re-election despite recent misstep
National | Politics
Rep. Don Young easily wins re-election despite recent misstep (November 5, 2014)
The incumbent Republican will serve a 22nd term as Alaska's sole representative in the U.S. House.

Al Caroll: Recognize tribal sovereignty in new US Constitution
Opinion
Al Caroll: Recognize tribal sovereignty in new US Constitution (October 23, 2014)
Professor calls for inclusion of tribal sovereignty and an apology to Native peoples in a new U.S. Constitution.

Mark Trahant: Native vote could offer some answers in Kansas
Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: Native vote could offer some answers in Kansas (October 15, 2014)
What’s with Kansas? Well, the first thing you need to know is that early voting starts today.

Rep. Young apologizes for grabbing arm of Congressional staffer
Politics
Rep. Young apologizes for grabbing arm of Congressional staffer (August 1, 2014)
A video shows the staffer reacting in pain or shock after his arm was twisted by the lawmaker.

Mark Charles: Helping our nation move on from an incredible pain
Opinion
Mark Charles: Helping our nation move on from an incredible pain (July 7, 2014)
Our nation is in pain. Our people are in pain. And our land is in pain.

County in Colorado apologizes for 1881 removal of Ute people
National
County in Colorado apologizes for 1881 removal of Ute people (May 5, 2014)
A county in Colorado passed a resolution to apologize to the Uncompahgre Utes for their forced removal in 1881.

County official delivers apology to Salish and Kootenai Tribes
Environment | National | Trust
County official delivers apology to Salish and Kootenai Tribes (May 1, 2014)
Ravalli County, Montana, finally offered a formal apology to the to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes on Tuesday.

Oklahoma governor criticizes daughter over fake Indian dance
Arts & Entertainment | National | Politics
Oklahoma governor criticizes daughter over fake Indian dance (April 29, 2014)
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin (R) criticized her daughter for a performance that has drawn outrage among tribal members in the state.

County wants to deliver apology to Salish and Kootenai Tribes
Environment | National | Trust
County wants to deliver apology to Salish and Kootenai Tribes (April 25, 2014)
Commissioners in Ravalli County, Montana, say they have been trying to deliver an apology letter to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.

Dwanna Robertson: Cultural appropriation rears its ugly head again
Opinion
Dwanna Robertson: Cultural appropriation rears its ugly head again (March 31, 2014)
Dwanna Robertson discusses the faux headdress debacle involving Christina Fallin, the daughter of Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin (R).

JPR: Wiyot Tribe holds first World Renewal Ceremony since 1860
Environment | National
JPR: Wiyot Tribe holds first World Renewal Ceremony since 1860 (March 28, 2014)
The Wiyot Tribe of California is holding its World Renewal Ceremony this weekend, the first since a massacre in 1860 nearly wiped out the tribe.

City changes wording of 'apology' to Wiyot Tribe for massacre
National
City changes wording of 'apology' to Wiyot Tribe for massacre (March 19, 2014)
The city of Eureka, California, has changed the wording of an 'apology' to the Wiyot Tribe for the 1860 massacre at Indian Island.

Alaska Native leader wasn't upset by EPA official's comments
Environment | National | Politics
Alaska Native leader wasn't upset by EPA official's comments (March 18, 2014)
An Alaska Native leader who presented a jar of moose meat to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy wasn't offended by comments she made about the gift.

Joy Harjo: Another lame defense of cultural misappropriation
Opinion
Joy Harjo: Another lame defense of cultural misappropriation (March 18, 2014)
Joy Harjo comments on the faux headdress debacle of Christina Fallin, the daughter of Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin (R).

City issues formal apology to Wiyot Tribe over 1860 massacre
National
City issues formal apology to Wiyot Tribe over 1860 massacre (March 18, 2014)
The city of Eureka, California, issued a formal apology to the Wiyot Tribe for the 1860 massacre at Indian Island.

Adrienne Keene: A non-apology for wearing 'Indian' headdress
Opinion
Adrienne Keene: A non-apology for wearing 'Indian' headdress (March 10, 2014)
Adrienne Keene takes Christina Fallin, the daughter of Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin (R), to task for putting on an Indian headdress and failing to apologize for it:

Catholic bishops apologize for role in residential school scandal
Canada | Education
Catholic bishops apologize for role in residential school scandal (February 24, 2014)
The Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories apologized for their role in the residential school scandal in Canada.

Winona LaDuke: Apologies are slow to come from US society
Opinion
Winona LaDuke: Apologies are slow to come from US society (February 3, 2014)
Activist Winona LaDuke on the power of saying 'Thank you' and 'I'm sorry.'

Daniel Wilson: Insincere apology for residential school abuses
Canada | Opinion
Daniel Wilson: Insincere apology for residential school abuses (April 22, 2013)
Daniel Wilson on Canada's apology for Native survivors of residential school abuse: It hurts people to think so -- and I truly regret if it hurts anyone for me to...

Mark Charles: Working towards reconciliation with Native people
Opinion
Mark Charles: Working towards reconciliation with Native people (January 3, 2013)
Reconciliation is never easy, which is why it doesn't happen very often.

CNN: Mark Charles reads official US apology to Native peoples
National
CNN: Mark Charles reads official US apology to Native peoples (December 19, 2012)
"Buried on page 45 of the 2010 Defense Appropriations Act, after pages on the maintenance and operation of the U.S. military, is an official apology to Native American people. Mark...

Editorial: Secretary Ken Salazar apologizes for making threat
Opinion | Politics
Editorial: Secretary Ken Salazar apologizes for making threat (November 15, 2012)
"A Gazette editorial admonished Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar for threatening to “punch out” reporter Dave Philipps. Salazar made a sincere apology to Philipps on Wednesday, verbally and in writing....

Mark Charles: Indian Country ignored by presidential candidates
Opinion
Mark Charles: Indian Country ignored by presidential candidates (November 7, 2012)
"I live on the Navajo Reservation, and for the past six years I have been brainstorming and discussing ways our country can more intentionally include Native American into the political...

Mark Charles: Taking another step to form a more perfect union
Opinion
Mark Charles: Taking another step to form a more perfect union (November 6, 2012)
If I had to translate her words into Navajo, I would say “ádin.” Ádin means nothing, none, zero. I couldn't believe my ears. I was visiting Iowa in the first...

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