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Filed Under: Opinion
Julian Brave NoiseCat: Native issues you aren't hearing about (07/30)
Most of the recent headlines about indigenous Americans have had to do with a certain D.C. football team, or a surpassingly dumb Adam Sandler movie.

Filed Under: Opinion
Sarah Sunshine Manning: Native mother left to die in a jail cell (07/30)
On July 6, 24-year-old Sarah Lee Circle Bear of Clairmont, South Dakota, was found unconscious in a holding cell in Brown County Jail.

Filed Under: Politics
Erica Pinto makes history as first woman leader of Jamul Village (07/28)
The new chairwoman joined the council back in 1994 at the young age of 22.

Filed Under: Opinion
Terese Marie Mailhot: I was raised to be angry at White women (07/28)
Yes, white women have it easier, but they’re not the problem.

Filed Under: Business
Calista Corporation chooses first woman as leader of board (07/24)
Margaret Pohjola was chosen by her fellow directors to serve as chairwoman for a one-year term.

Filed Under: National
Chickasaw Nation to induct four citizens into Hall of Fame (07/21)
This year's honorees include Thelma Ross, a 97-year-old tribal member who served as an administrator for the Navajo Code Talkers.

Filed Under: Opinion
Charles Trimble: A tribute to our great Indian woman leaders (07/20)
In my eighty years, especially the forty-plus years of my involvement in Indian affairs, I have gotten to know many great Indian leaders who were women.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Adam Sandler discusses controversy over stereotypes in film (07/20)
Actor claims the film will be 'pro-Indian' and won't depict Indian people in an unflattering way.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Senate Indian Affairs Committee to hold business meeting (07/20)
Lawmakers will consider a bill to address the lack of victim services in Indian Country while the other addresses road and bridge safety on reservations.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ellen Guttillo Whitehouse: I was duped by Andrea Smith too (07/20)
Andrea Smith and her sister, Justine Smith are NOT Cherokee.

Filed Under: National | Politics | Sports
Arizona cancels plan to put player's name on Piestewa Freeway (07/16)
The family of Lori Piestewa, the Hopi woman who was killed in action in Iraq in 2003, was never consulted about the plan.

Filed Under: Law | National
Lakota Country Times: Rosebud residents walk to honor victim (07/16)
Local residents joined family members to walk with the red Silent Witness silhouettes to remember a Rosebud Sioux woman who was brutally murdered by her domestic partner.

Filed Under: Politics
Mississippi Choctaw leader takes office after election upheld (07/15)
Phyllis Anderson, who is the first woman to lead the tribe, defeated rival Beasley Denson in a June 30 election.

Filed Under: Opinion
Albert Bender: Andrew Jackson doesn't deserve to be on $20 bill (07/14)
It would only be the most fitting justice that Jackson should be replaced with a representative of the people he so viciously tried to exterminate.

Filed Under: Law | National | World
Ambassador Harper discusses violence against indigenous women (07/09)
Ambassador Keith Harper and former White House aide Jodi Gillette participate in a discussion at the session of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Filed Under: Politics
North Fork Rancheria picks Maryann McGovran to serve as chair (07/08)
Former longtime Elaine Bethel-Fink will now serve as vice chair of the California tribe.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Seneca Nation joins ceremony to officially welcome Unity Island (07/08)
The city of Buffalo took the new name from Ga’nigo:i:yoh, a Seneca word that translates to 'one mind, unity.'

Filed Under: Opinion
Native Women: Scholars must be accountable to their communities (07/08)
Playing Indian is enabled by and supports the dominant narrative that indigenous peoples are vanishing or already vanished.

Filed Under: Opinion
Editorial: A woman belongs on $20 bill instead of Andrew Jackson (07/06)
Andrew Jackson was a slave owner whose decisions annihilated American Indian tribes of the Southeast.

Filed Under: Opinion
Terese Marie Mailhot: Get your Disney princesses out of Indian Country (07/06)
I want everything that intrudes on Indian’s right to live without racism or romanticism to die along with the old racists who invented them.

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