Mary Toya, mother of Secretary Deb Haaland, passes on (October 18, 2021)“The Department of the Interior mourns with Secretary Deb Haaland as she and her family grieve the loss of her mother,” a statement read.
Gaylord News: Poet laureate Joy Harjo begins historic third term (September 28, 2021)Joy Harjo, the first Native woman to serve as the nation’s poet laureate, has begun her historic third term — an honor previously bestowed only once.
Chuck Hoskin: Cherokee Nation works to protect Native voting rights (September 27, 2021)Today we continue the fight for our rights, until everyone in Indian Country can freely cast their ballot.
Cronkite News: How ‘Star Wars’ is helping to preserve the Navajo language (September 20, 2021)A long time ago on Indigenous land far, far away…
NAYA: Unique Indian housing project on track for completion (August 31, 2021)Construction on Oregon’s first tribal- and artist-preference affordable housing development, known as Mamook Tokatee, will be completed this year.
News21: Shawnee Tribe works to preserve language amid COVID-19 (August 18, 2021)The Shawnee language is in danger of becoming extinct, but COVID-19 and a switch to remote education open the door for revival.
NDN Collective: Native people subjected to ‘erasure’ in South Dakota (August 16, 2021)NDN Collective joins the South Dakota Education Equity Coalition’s call for public comment on the blatant erasure of Oceti Sakowin history in newly proposed social studies standards.
Arne Vainio: We all have an opportunity to redeem (August 12, 2021)All our generations exist in us and one day our ancestors will carry us home.
Chuck Hoskin: Cherokee Nation ushers in new leadership (July 27, 2021)A strong and effective Cherokee Council means a strong and effective Cherokee democracy.
Google Doodle celebrates Mohawk activist Mary Two-Axe Earley (June 28, 2021)Mohawk activist Mary Two-Axe Earley, who fought for the equal treatment of Native women in Canada, is the Google Doodle for June 28, 2021.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 28, 2021)NAFOA supports your growth – as individuals and communities.
Chuck Hoskin: Leaders of Cherokee tribes gather in unity (June 21, 2021)When Cherokee people come together, great things happen.
Yakama Nation celebrates ‘resounding victory’ for treaty lands (June 16, 2021)The Yakama Nation is celebrating after a federal appeals court confirmed that the tribe has been right all along about its treaty lands.
Tim Giago: Thanking Native veterans for their service (May 31, 2021)The history of Native people and the United States military goes all of the way back to the Revolutionary War.
Cronkite News: Native voting rights debated on Capitol Hill (May 27, 2021)They came with studies, they came with polls, they came with statistics. But Democrats and Republicans share little common ground on voting rights.
Chuck Hoskin: Cherokee Nation invests in our language (May 24, 2021)The Cherokee language has always been the heart and soul of our tribe.
Montana Free Press: Indian lawmakers focus on big issues (May 21, 2021)Voting access, Indigenous languages and bison management were the big-ticket items for the Montana Legislature’s American Indian Caucus.
Tim Giago: A wacipi that hid many secrets (May 3, 2021)Every Lakota knows where we have been and now we are struggling to find out where we are going.
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