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Filed Under: National | Politics
Highlights from Day 1 of NCAI winter session in Washington, DC (03/12)
The National Congress of American Indians opened its winter session on Tuesday.

Filed Under: Health | National
Gila River Indian Community saw eight youth suicides in a year (03/10)
The Gila River Indian Community of Arizona saw eight youth suicides over the course of the year, a situation that's all too common throughout Indian Country.

Filed Under: Education | National | Sports
Column: Oglala Sioux teen reaches out to vulnerable youth (02/04)
Janay Jumping Eagle, a young member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, is offering hope on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Filed Under: Health | Politics
Native youth suicide program in New Mexico awaits funds (01/21)
Lawmakers in New Mexico are trying to secure funding for Native youth suicide programs.

Filed Under: National | Technology
Native Sun News: Suicides in military continue to escalate (01/20)
More active duty personnel in the U.S. military died by their own hand than in combat in 2012.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Native Sun News: Ramping up efforts to prevent suicide (01/17)
Suicide rates in Indian Country have historically been higher than any other community in the United States.

Filed Under: Opinion
Brandon Ecoffey: Let's stop suicide in our communities (01/14)
With the onset of a new Gregorian calendar that serves for us Lakota as the halfway mark in our year and a reminder that Sundance is quickly approaching, it is time for all of us in the Native 'establishment' to prioritize the issues that are most important to the people

Filed Under: Canada
First Nations leaders call for plan to address youth suicide (01/09)
Native leaders are calling for a national action plan to address suicide among youth following the death of the son of a chief.

Filed Under: Opinion
Julianne Jennings: Put an end to bullying of our Native students (11/21)
Julianne Jennings discusses how bullying affects Native students.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Alaska Native youth speak out for change in villages (11/04)
Alaska Native youth share stories of struggle in hopes of bringing change to their communities.

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