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Jacqueline Keeler: Connecting the Dakota Access Pipeline to history
Arts & Entertainment | Environment | National
Jacqueline Keeler: Connecting the Dakota Access Pipeline to history (June 15, 2017)
Using an early photographic process, Shane Balkowitsch hopes to connect what happened to the Dakota people 155 years ago with a $3.7 billion crude oil pipeline today.

Jacqueline Keeler: New monument marks victory for tribal sites
Environment | National
Jacqueline Keeler: New monument marks victory for tribal sites (January 10, 2017)
By permanently protecting an area rich in indigenous cultural history, Obama has shown that some things are worth more than money.

Jacqueline Keeler: #NoDAPL resistance is part of something bigger
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: #NoDAPL resistance is part of something bigger (September 5, 2016)
This pipeline has sparked a prairie fire of united Native American resistance not seen since Wounded Knee, and a return of the Great Sioux Nation.

Jacqueline Keeler: Shameful and skewed poll on racist NFL name
Opinion | Sports
Jacqueline Keeler: Shameful and skewed poll on racist NFL name (May 26, 2016)
Given that I have 50 first cousins who are enrolled in the Navajo and Yankton Dakota Sioux Nations, none of whom likes the team name, I found the results to be curious.

Jacqueline Keeler: Bernie Sanders outlines Indian policy goals
National | Politics
Jacqueline Keeler: Bernie Sanders outlines Indian policy goals (February 16, 2016)
Nicole Willis, a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla, and the former deputy director of First Americans at Obama for America is the new Native American advisor to the campaign.

Jacqueline Keeler: Burns Paiute Tribe concerned about artifacts
Environment | Law | National
Jacqueline Keeler: Burns Paiute Tribe concerned about artifacts (January 19, 2016)
The tribe is demanding federal action under both the Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1979 and a 'protection against bad men' provision in the treaty the tribe signed with the United States in 1868.

Jacqueline Keeler: Paiute ancestors were forced on Trail of Tears
National
Jacqueline Keeler: Paiute ancestors were forced on Trail of Tears (January 8, 2016)
Scratch the surface of any land issues in the United States, especially in the West, and you are confronted with persisting and strong land claims held by Native nations.

Jacqueline Keeler: Media enables fake Indian mascot defenders
Education | Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Media enables fake Indian mascot defenders (March 12, 2015)
Eugene Herrod from the Southern California Indian Center has done extensive background research on Mark Yancey and of Dennis 'Yellowhorse' Jones.

Jacqueline Keeler: Tribes showing interest in growing marijuana
Business | Health | Law | National
Jacqueline Keeler: Tribes showing interest in growing marijuana (March 10, 2015)
At the very first Tribal Marijuana Conference, the former chairman of the Moapa Paiute tribe, William Anderson, tall and dignified and walking with a cane, explained to me what brought him.

Jacqueline Keeler: NFL perpetuates violence against our women
Opinion | Sports
Jacqueline Keeler: NFL perpetuates violence against our women (February 9, 2015)
Native women are the only group more likely to be victimized by someone not of their race.

Jacqueline Keeler: Keystone fight is about more than a pipeline
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Keystone fight is about more than a pipeline (January 21, 2015)
The danger of the Keystone XL pipeline is a real one.

Jacqueline Keeler: Hair represents who we are as Navajo people
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Hair represents who we are as Navajo people (September 5, 2014)
Jacqueline Keeler explains why long hair is important in Navajo Nation culture.

April Negrette: Kicked out of a baseball game over a headdress
Opinion | Sports
April Negrette: Kicked out of a baseball game over a headdress (July 2, 2014)
April Negrette explains how she got kicked out of a San Francisco Giants game on Native American Night.

Jacqueline Keeler: Racist name haunts urban Indian community
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Racist name haunts urban Indian community (April 14, 2014)
Jacqueline Keeler shares what it was like growing up with a racist Indian mascot in Cleveland, Illinois.

Jacqueline Keeler: Peter MacDonald doesn't speak for Navajos
Opinion | Sports
Jacqueline Keeler: Peter MacDonald doesn't speak for Navajos (March 11, 2014)
Jacqueline Keeler isn't surprised by former Navajo Nation Chairman Peter MacDonald's support for the racist Washington football mascot.

Jacqueline Keeler: Forgotten story of Russia's indigenous people
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Forgotten story of Russia's indigenous people (February 17, 2014)
Jacqueline Keeler draws parallels between Native people in the U.S. and in Russia.

Jacqueline Keeler: Fighting racist mascots with social media
Opinion | Sports
Jacqueline Keeler: Fighting racist mascots with social media (February 10, 2014)
Jacqueline Keeler takes the war against racist mascots in sports to social media.

Jacqueline Keeler: Why we still mourn Wounded Knee 1890
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Why we still mourn Wounded Knee 1890 (January 3, 2014)
Jacqueline Keeler reflects on media, mascots and the 1890 Wounded Knee massacre.

Jacqueline Keeler: Help put an end to racist mascots in sports
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Help put an end to racist mascots in sports (December 11, 2013)
Jacqueline Keeler, one of the organizers of No Native Mascots, on putting an end to the Washington football team's racist mascot.

Jacqueline Keeler: Trayvon Martin case too familiar to Indians
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Trayvon Martin case too familiar to Indians (July 25, 2013)
Jacqueline Keeler reflects on race, racism and racial perceptions that affect Indian people

Jacqueline Keeler: Johnny Depp,   R-word, Paula Deen, racism
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Johnny Depp, R-word, Paula Deen, racism (July 22, 2013)
Jacqueline Keeler discusses Johnny Depp in The Lone Ranger, the Washington Redskins, Paula Deen and racism.

Jacqueline Keeler: Saving Baby Veronica from being Indian
Opinion
Jacqueline Keeler: Saving Baby Veronica from being Indian (June 28, 2013)
Jacqueline Keeler on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, an Indian Child Welfare Act case.

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