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Choctaw Nation welcomes Irish prime minister for historic visit
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Choctaw Nation welcomes Irish prime minister for historic visit (March 13, 2018)

The Choctaw Nation welcomed the prime minister of Ireland for a historic visit that highlighted the strong ties between the two governments.

Choctaw Nation travels to Ireland to dedicate 'Kindred Spirits' sculpture
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Choctaw Nation travels to Ireland to dedicate 'Kindred Spirits' sculpture (June 19, 2017)

Leaders and citizens of the Choctaw Nation helped unveil a sculpture that recognizes the tribe's historic connections to the Irish people.

Choctaw artist Waylon Gary White Deer finds new home in Ireland
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Choctaw artist Waylon Gary White Deer finds new home in Ireland (April 5, 2017)

The Choctaw Nation's ties to Ireland go back to 1847, when tribal citizens donated their own money to help people thousands of miles away.

Mark Charles: Donald Trump subscribes to Doctrine of Discovery too
Opinion | Politics

Mark Charles: Donald Trump subscribes to Doctrine of Discovery too (June 6, 2016)

If you know American history and understand the worldview upon which this nation has been founded, then the lack of consistency between Donald Trump's public statements on global warming and his personal responses to global warming are not the least bit surprising.

Choctaw Nation leader hopes to travel to Ireland for monument
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Choctaw Nation leader hopes to travel to Ireland for monument (March 25, 2015)

Chief Gary Batton said the tribe sent its money overseas despite suffering a tragedy at home.

Winona LaDuke: A far away Irish tribute to the Choctaw Nation
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Winona LaDuke: A far away Irish tribute to the Choctaw Nation (March 19, 2015)

Let us recognize the fine relationship between Native people of the Americas and the Irish.

Ireland town builds monument to thank Choctaw Nation for aid
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Ireland town builds monument to thank Choctaw Nation for aid (March 9, 2015)

The tribe donated $170 in 1847 to help the Irish people during a time of great famine.

Column:   Osage Nation threatens legal action over wind farm
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Column: Osage Nation threatens legal action over wind farm (September 13, 2013)

The Osage Nation of Oklahoma is threatening legal action against a proposed wind farm.

NMAI Blog: Choctaw Nation helped Ireland   during 1847 famine
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NMAI Blog: Choctaw Nation helped Ireland during 1847 famine (March 17, 2011)

"The Choctaw people have a history of helping others. Only sixteen years after their long, sad march along the Trail of Tears, the Choctaws learned of people starving to death...