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Filed Under: National | Politics
Raina Thiele: Native youth participate in My Brother's Keeper (07/22)
Raina Thiele of the White House recaps My Brother's Keeper event that included Native youth.

Filed Under: Cobell | Law
Disputes over attorney fees in Cobell lawsuit still in mediation (07/02)
Some $13.6 million has been claimed by the Native American Rights Fund and a solo practitioner.

Filed Under: National | Politics | World
Ambassador Harper thanks tribes for backing historic nomination (07/01)
Cherokee Nation citizen is first member of a federally recognized tribe in an ambassador-rank post.

Filed Under: Cobell
Indian Land Tenure Foundation hosts seminar on Cobell lawsuit (07/01)
Dennis Gingold, who worked on the case from the start, will appear on panel.

Filed Under: Law
Cherokee Nation man being recognized as Champion of Change (06/27)
Daryl Legg helps find employment for ex-offenders.

Filed Under: Business | National
NCAIED hosts Reservation Economic Summit in nation's capital (06/24)
More than 350 tribal leaders, Indian entrepreneurs and state and local officials are attending the conference.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Native Sun News: Climate change group headed to DC to lobby (06/17)
When the Climate Change Lobby planted its flag here this spring, the local chapter of the international non-profit group took a stand in the middle of a vast space with no other outposts of the organization.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Church group approves boycott against Washington NFL team (06/16)
The vote on the resolution was unanimous.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Churches headed for vote on boycott of Washington NFL team (06/04)
Three members of the Blackfeet Nation were put on a call to defend the racist mascot.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Courtland Milloy: NFL team makes profit off a racial stereotype (06/02)
Washington Post columnist Courtland Milloy discusses the debate over the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Battle Mountain chairman was asked to attend NFL event in DC (05/30)
Team won't say whether it is holding a media event with tribal leaders.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
Judge approves distribution of second Cobell settlement check (05/30)
Payments can be made to Indian beneficiaries while appeals continue.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Leader of NFL players union opposes Washington team's name (05/30)
Executive director DeMaurice Smith calls the mascot a symbol of racial insensitivity.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Onondaga Nation brothers share highest college lacrosse honor (05/30)
Brothers are the first Native players to win the award and the first to share it.

Filed Under: Politics | Sports
Deadspin: Another social media backfire for Washington team (05/29)
The Washington NFL team asked fans to show their support on Twitter but the responses probably weren't the ones that were expected.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Onondaga brothers selected as finalists for top lacrosse award (05/22)
Miles Thompson and Lyle Thompson are headed to ceremony at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Education | National
Northern Cheyenne youth take part in White House talent show (05/21)
The Morning Star Marimba Band was part of the Turnaround Arts program.

Filed Under: National
Navajo Hopi Honor Riders on annual journey to Washington DC (05/20)
The riders left Arizona on Sunday and were welcomed to Oklahoma by the Iowa Tribe on Monday.

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Laura Waterman Wittstock: A tribute to journalist Tom Richards (05/19)
Alaska Native journalist covered the Alaska Native Land Claims Settlement Act.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Blog: Cowboys and Indians take a stand against Keystone XL (05/14)
A report from the Cowboy Indian Alliance protest against the Keystone XL Pipeline.

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