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Data shows most American terrorists are angry White men
Data shows most American terrorists are angry White men (September 4, 2019)

Despite racist and anti-immigrant scapegoating, data shows that most American terrorists are resentful White men inspired by White supremacist and misogynist rhetoric


Lummi Nation seeks protections for 'relations under water'
Lummi Nation seeks protections for 'relations under water' (September 3, 2019)

'What we do to the web of life, we do to ourselves. If any strand of the web is broken, the whole web is affected,' the Lummi Nation stated.


Native Sun News Today Editorial: Indigenous people victimized by Donald Trump's racism
Native Sun News Today Editorial: Indigenous people victimized by Donald Trump's racism (August 9, 2019)

The president is a racist, but he needs to keep that hate within himself.


Indian Country Today: Technology breathes new life into Indigenous languages
Indian Country Today: Technology breathes new life into Indigenous languages (July 30, 2019)

For Indigenous peoples, language is truly the breath of life.


Indian activist known for anti-mascot work sentenced for theft
Indian activist known for anti-mascot work sentenced for theft (August 30, 2018)

The former head of the American Indian Education Center will serve four months in prison for stealing $77,000 in federal funds.


Mary Annette Pember: A remaining bastion of white male hegemony in America
Mary Annette Pember: A remaining bastion of white male hegemony in America (July 2, 2018)

A parade of men, white and mostly over 35 years old, wept at the thought of losing their racist mascot.


Indian activist known for anti-mascot work pleads guilty to theft
Indian activist known for anti-mascot work pleads guilty to theft (May 17, 2018)

Apache activist Robert Roche, who appeared in an iconic photo confronting a baseball fan, faces prison time for stealing federal funds.


National Baseball Hall of Fame won't use 'Chief Wahoo' any longer
National Baseball Hall of Fame won't use 'Chief Wahoo' any longer (March 22, 2018)

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will no longer use the 'Chief Wahoo' logo in new inductee plaques, citing a 'shifting societal view' of Native Americans in sports.


Conservative group claims victory in Indian Child Welfare Act case
Conservative group claims victory in Indian Child Welfare Act case (March 15, 2018)

The conservative Goldwater Institute is claiming victory in an Indian Child Welfare Act case in Ohio.


The Conversation: Sorry but 'Chief Wahoo' isn't going anywhere soon
The Conversation: Sorry but 'Chief Wahoo' isn't going anywhere soon (February 8, 2018)

While many scholars are quick to note a Native mascot’s racist and colonial underpinnings, not enough attention is given to the fans and defenders’ attachment to these symbols.


Cleveland baseball team removes 'Chief Wahoo' logo from uniforms
Cleveland baseball team removes 'Chief Wahoo' logo from uniforms (January 29, 2018)

The Cleveland professional baseball team will remove the stereotypical 'Chief Wahoo' logo from its uniforms but won't be getting rid of its race-based name or the logo itself.


Dakota Access firm told to stop work on pipeline after contaminating water
Dakota Access firm told to stop work on pipeline after contaminating water (July 26, 2017)

The Rover natural gas pipeline has been hit with a second stop work order, this time in West Virginia.


Charles Kader: Leaders of the urban Indian movement are walking on
Charles Kader: Leaders of the urban Indian movement are walking on (May 30, 2017)

Cleveland, Ohio is just one of many cities where the leaders of the urban American Indian movement era are dwindling, writes Charles Kader on Indian Country Media Network.


Mary Annette Pember: Ohio feels just a little taste of Standing Rock
Mary Annette Pember: Ohio feels just a little taste of Standing Rock (May 11, 2017)

Energy Transfer Partners’ Rover Pipeline construction spill mucks up Ohio wetlands.


Dakota Access firm ordered to stop some work on pipeline in Ohio
Dakota Access firm ordered to stop some work on pipeline in Ohio (May 11, 2017)

The firm behind the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline is having another bad week.


Dakota Access firm fined $431K for two spills of drilling fluids in Ohio
Dakota Access firm fined $431K for two spills of drilling fluids in Ohio (May 9, 2017)

The state's top environmental official expressed 'frustration' with the wealthy company behind the Dakota Access and Rover pipelines.


Native Sun News Today: Runners from Standing Rock head to Ohio
Native Sun News Today: Runners from Standing Rock head to Ohio (April 28, 2017)

Sacred White Buffalo Calf Bundle Keeper Arvol Looking Horse lent his support to a relay ride and run to Ohio, where the backers of the Dakota Access Pipeline admitted to two drilling-related spills.


Dakota Access firm faces fines for two spills of drilling fluid in Ohio
Dakota Access firm faces fines for two spills of drilling fluid in Ohio (April 27, 2017)

The spill occurred in connection with the same type of drilling that took place for the Dakota Access Pipeline.


Dakota Access Pipeline announces May 14 as first date of service
Dakota Access Pipeline announces May 14 as first date of service (April 19, 2017)

Tribal opponents still have time to stop oil from flowing through the controversial project.


Miami Nation handles reburial of remains stolen from burial site
Miami Nation handles reburial of remains stolen from burial site (March 3, 2017)

The first criminal enforcement of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act in southern Ohio led to indictments against four people.


Native Sun News Today: School donates to Northern Cheyenne elders and youth
Native Sun News Today: School donates to Northern Cheyenne elders and youth (February 9, 2017)

Chief Dull Knife College language and cultural instructor Burt Medicine Bull and his students had the opportunity to gift tribal elders and children with warm blankets and coats donated by the Lippon School in Ohio.


Donald Trump officially named Republican presidential nominee
Donald Trump officially named Republican presidential nominee (July 20, 2016)

The Alaska delegation -- which includes at least one Native citizen -- erupted in anger after all of the state's votes were given to the real estate mogul.


Charles Kader: Traveling the Red Road to yet another destination
Charles Kader: Traveling the Red Road to yet another destination (July 8, 2016)

The balance of where we have been and where we are going as Native people is a constant reminder to me to look for our common heritage, wherever it is I might be at that moment.


Democrat Bernie Sanders staying in race as last Republicans quit
Democrat Bernie Sanders staying in race as last Republicans quit (May 4, 2016)

Donald Trump is all but certain to clinch the GOP nomination. Hillary Clinton remains in the lead on the Democratic side.


Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton moving closer to nominations
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton moving closer to nominations (April 27, 2016)

Democrat Hillary Clinton has all but secured her party's nomination while Republican Donald Trump is getting closer to his goal.


Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump win strong showings in New York
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump win strong showings in New York (April 20, 2016)

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton continue to lead in delegate counts but their rivals aren't letting up.


Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton continue to rack up more wins
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton continue to rack up more wins (March 16, 2016)

Republican real estate mogul Donald Trump won three more states as a rival dropped out. Democrat Hillary Clinton won at least four of five states.


Mary Pember: A confusing and disappointing mascot exhibit
Mary Pember: A confusing and disappointing mascot exhibit (November 11, 2015)

Despite the impressive exterior signage announcing the new 'Mascots' exhibit at the National Underground Freedom Center, the exhibit itself is tiny and confusing.


Politicians in Ohio oppose use of Alaska Native name for peak
Politicians in Ohio oppose use of Alaska Native name for peak (September 1, 2015)

North America's highest peak was originally named for president William McKinley, who never set foot in Alaska.


Ohio man pleads guilty to buying remains stolen from graves
Ohio man pleads guilty to buying remains stolen from graves (August 11, 2015)

Eight ancestors -- two adults and six juveniles -- were removed from their resting places and sold for somewhere between $4,000 and $4,500.


Mary Pember: Activists protest opening day for Cleveland team
Mary Pember: Activists protest opening day for Cleveland team (April 13, 2015)

Although it's been one hundred years since the inception of the Cleveland Indians’ name, it is a year like any other for Cleveland resident Marjorie Villafane of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe.


Doug George-Kanentiio: Aboriginal homeland of the Six Nations
Doug George-Kanentiio: Aboriginal homeland of the Six Nations (March 17, 2015)

The total land holdings for the Iroquois is 88,716 acres of the original 25,000,000, about 0.034 percent of the ancestral Haudenosaunee territory in New York State.


Eastern Shawnee Tribe lays claim to former reservation in Ohio
Eastern Shawnee Tribe lays claim to former reservation in Ohio (October 28, 2014)

A local attorney has uncovered a document that he says shows the tribe's rightful claim to the site.


Eastern Shawnee Tribe to open resort at ancestral site in Ohio
Eastern Shawnee Tribe to open resort at ancestral site in Ohio (October 20, 2014)

Plans call for a $150-$200 million development on 50 acres.


Opinion: Renounce Cleveland team until they drop name
Opinion: Renounce Cleveland team until they drop name (January 17, 2014)

A former fan of the Cleveland professional baseball team renounces his support until a new name comes along.


Two eagle feather headdresses returned to Menominee Nation
Two eagle feather headdresses returned to Menominee Nation (December 2, 2013)

A museum in Ohio returned two eagle-feather headdresses and other items to the Menominee Nation of Wisconsin.


Cleveland baseball team asking for opinions on 'Chief Wahoo'
Cleveland baseball team asking for opinions on 'Chief Wahoo' (October 24, 2013)

The Cleveland professional football team is asking fans about its stereotypical Chief Wahoo logo.


Opinion: No excuse for racist fans in redface at  baseball game
Opinion: No excuse for racist fans in redface at baseball game (October 4, 2013)

Writer says continued use of Indian mascot by professional baseball team perpetuates acts of racism.


Opinion: Wyandotte Nation forced out of Ohio in  dark summer
Opinion: Wyandotte Nation forced out of Ohio in dark summer (August 19, 2013)

Writer discusses the forced removal of the Wyandotte Nation from Ohio.


Mary Pember: New Age movement threatens sacred mound
Mary Pember: New Age movement threatens sacred mound (June 6, 2013)

Mary Annette Pember on New Age fascination with Serpent Mound.


Seneca-Cayuga Tribe invited to Ohio for Chief Logan ceremony
Seneca-Cayuga Tribe invited to Ohio for Chief Logan ceremony (September 26, 2012)

The Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma is being invited to Ohio to take part in the 100th anniversary of the Logan Elm State Memorial. Chief Logan was a Cayuga chief who...


Column: Charles Journeycake, Delaware chief, was born in Ohio
Column: Charles Journeycake, Delaware chief, was born in Ohio (September 3, 2012)

"The last chief of the Delaware Indians, Charles Journeycake, was born in Ontario -- not Canada but Ontario, Ohio. In that sentence lies several "facts" that must be qualified before...


Letter: City should rename plaza to honor   hero Jim Thorpe
Letter: City should rename plaza to honor hero Jim Thorpe (June 1, 2011)

"May 28 marked the 123rd year since the birth of Wa-Tho-Huk, Bright Path of the Sac and Fox tribe. Most of us know him as The Legend, Jim Thorpe. Thorpe...


Miami University orders companies to stop using 'Redskin' logo
Miami University orders companies to stop using 'Redskin' logo (January 18, 2011)

Miami University in Ohio has ordered companies to stop selling merchandise with the "Redskin" logo. The school stopped using the name in 1997 but some companies were still allowed to...