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Whiteclay liquor stores win surprise court ruling on liquor licensesFiled Under: Business | Law | National
Whiteclay liquor stores win surprise court ruling on liquor licenses (April 27, 2017)
A judge in Nebraska gave the owners a big victory, allowing them to continue selling beer near the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Native Sun News Today: Battle over Whiteclay liquor just beginningFiled Under: Business | Law | National | Politics
Native Sun News Today: Battle over Whiteclay liquor just beginning (April 27, 2017)
Frank LaMere, who crusaded against alcohol sales in Whiteclay, Nebraska, for more than two decades, broke down into tears.
Whiteclay liquor stores ordered to shut down after losing licensesFiled Under: Business | Law | National
Whiteclay liquor stores ordered to shut down after losing licenses (April 20, 2017)
A day many Native people thought would never come finally arrived in Nebraska.
Gyasi Ross: Indian Democrats support Tom Perez as party chairFiled Under: Politics
Gyasi Ross: Indian Democrats support Tom Perez as party chair (March 7, 2017)
Native American DNC members converged on Atlanta to celebrate Tom Perez as the new DNC Chair.
Nebraska county backs liquor licenses in reservation border townFiled Under: Law | National
Nebraska county backs liquor licenses in reservation border town (January 11, 2017)
Native activists and their supporters continue efforts to shut down the sale of liquor near the Pine Ridge Reservation.
End of an era nears with final White House Tribal Nations ConferenceFiled Under: National | Politics
End of an era nears with final White House Tribal Nations Conference (August 9, 2016)
The annual meeting takes place September 26 in Washington, D.C., much earlier than usual.
Indian Country again shares stage on final night of Democratic National ConventionFiled Under: National | Politics
Indian Country again shares stage on final night of Democratic National Convention (July 29, 2016)
A tribal leader helped deliver the invocation and a Native lawmaker took the stage on a historic night for presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.
Native Democrats make urgent case for Hillary Clinton as presidentFiled Under: National | Politics
Native Democrats make urgent case for Hillary Clinton as president (July 28, 2016)
Native citizens warned of disaster should Republican rival Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election.
Native activists ask Obama to help with liquor sales in WhiteclayFiled Under: Law | National | Politics
Native activists ask Obama to help with liquor sales in Whiteclay (February 11, 2016)
Four liquor establishments in the small Nebraska village sell nearly 4 million cans of beer a year, primarily to Native Americans.
Kevin Abourezk: 'Christmas in Whiteclay' tackles liquor problemsFiled Under: Arts & Entertainment | Law | National
Kevin Abourezk: 'Christmas in Whiteclay' tackles liquor problems (December 14, 2015)
A story that activist Frank LaMere wrote about liquor problems in Whiteclay, Nebraska, has been set to music,
Frank LaMere: Lakota blood on the hands of liquor companiesFiled Under: Opinion
Frank LaMere: Lakota blood on the hands of liquor companies (May 17, 2012)
"Any action short of shutting down Whiteclay and crippling the enterprise that peddles alcohol among the Lakota people is unacceptable. The death toll exacted on the Lakota people by Anheuser-Busch...
Q&A with Frank LaMere, Winnebago, on Indian Child WelfareFiled Under: National
Q&A with Frank LaMere, Winnebago, on Indian Child Welfare (February 14, 2012)
"We went to Frank LaMere, member of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska and executive director of the Four Directions Community Center, in Sioux City, Iowa, for a reading on how...

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