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More on: treaties

Filed Under: Business | Law
Onondaga Nation is negotiations over tobacco taxation issue (04/17)
The Onondaga Nation of New York is in negotiations with federal authorities over a tobacco tax issue.

Filed Under: Opinion
Doug George-Kanentiio: Governor carries on divisive tactics (04/17)
It may be said that former New York Governor Mario Cuomo was one of the worst when it came to the state's relations with the Haudenosaunee.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | Recognition
Virginia tribes question interpretation of treaty fishing rights (04/16)
The Pamunkey Tribe and the Mattaponi Tribe are questioning a new interpretation of their treaty fishing and hunting rights in Virginia.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
Native Sun News: Little Shell Tribe gets closer to recognition (04/16)
The Little Shell Band of Chippewa Indians is now beginning to see light at the end of the tunnel.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Lummi Nation argues for treaty fishing rights in disputed areas (04/15)
The Lummi Nation asked the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to recognize its treaty rights in a disputed area of Washington.

Filed Under: Opinion
Bryan Brewer: Native people must continue fight for sovereignty (04/14)
Bryan Brewer, the president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, discusses sovereignty.

Filed Under: Environment | National
KUOW: Billy Frank Jr. still fighting for salmon and treaty rights (04/11)
Billy Frank Jr., the chairman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, is still fighting for salmon and treaty rights, decades after the fish wars in Washington.

Filed Under: Opinion
Regina Brave: Oglala Sioux Tribe cites treaties in Keystone fight (04/11)
A prayer ceremony was conducted by our spiritual leaders for all the people who committed to protect treaty lands through peaceful, non-violent action against the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: A clash of worldviews after arrival of Columbus in 1492 (04/10)
Writer discusses how genocide, wars and treaties were used to remove Native people from their homelands.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Opinion: First Nations aren't standing in the way of developmentW (04/09)
Writer disputes claim that Native land rights and claims are hindering energy development across Canada.

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