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Filed Under: Health | National
CDC reports show high death rates among Native Americans (04/22)
Death rates for Native Americans are nearly 50 percent greater than rates among non-Hispanic Whites, according to the CDC.

Filed Under: Canada | Law
Native man's murder trial delayed due to jury roll problem (04/21)
The murder trial of a Native man has been delayed a year due to problems with the jury roll.

Filed Under: Opinion
Henry Louis Gates: The myth of African and Indian ancestry (04/21)
Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. explains why most African-Americans do not carry Native American genes despite family stories and history.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Lens Blog: An Indian from India meets Indians from the US (04/21)
Annu Palakunnathu Matthew explains her series in which she mimics poses from historical photos of Indian people.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Lisa Charleyboy: Still looking for love under the Indian Act (04/21)
Lisa Charleyboy explores the difficulties of dating in Canada under the restrictions of the Indian Act.

Filed Under: Canada | Law
Appeals court in Canada rules for Metis in Indian status case (04/17)
The Federal Court of Appeal in Canada has sided with the Metis people in a landmark case.

Filed Under: National
Race relations council looking to boost efforts in border town (04/17)
The race relations council in Bemidji, Minnesota, is looking to revive its efforts.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Politics
Sen. Warren addresses Native American controversy in book (04/17)
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) is speaking about her Native American identity controversy for the first time since the 2012 campaign.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ruth Hopkins: Don't play into Hollywood's white privilege game (04/11)
Ruth Hopkins says Native people should tell their own stories and not rely on the mainstream media.

Filed Under: Law | National
Non-Indian woman drops ICWA case involving Cherokee Nation (04/09)
A non-Indian woman whose biological daughter was at the center of an Indian Child Welfare Act case has withdrawn a lawsuit that challenged the constitutionality of the law.

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