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Ramapough Lunaape Nation defends right to host prayer camp in New Jersey
Environment | Law
Ramapough Lunaape Nation defends right to host prayer camp in New Jersey (October 11, 2017)
The Ramapough Lunaape Nation is seeking to use its ancestral land in New Jersey for the Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp.

Ramapough Lunaape Nation wins reversal of ruling on prayer camp
Environment | Law
Ramapough Lunaape Nation wins reversal of ruling on prayer camp (June 20, 2017)
The Ramapough Lunaape Nation is claiming victory after a judge in New Jersey dissolved a restraining order affecting the tribe's prayer camp.

Ramapough Lunaape Nation ordered to take down anti-pipeline camp
Environment | Law | National
Ramapough Lunaape Nation ordered to take down anti-pipeline camp (May 16, 2017)
The Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp faces legal action after neighbors in a wealthy neighborhood complained.

Ramapough Lunaape Nation denied permit for anti-pipeline camp
Environment | Law | National
Ramapough Lunaape Nation denied permit for anti-pipeline camp (April 20, 2017)
The Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp is illegal, according to officials in New Jersey.

Dwaine Perry: Ramapough Lunaape Nation marches for justice
Environment | Opinion
Dwaine Perry: Ramapough Lunaape Nation marches for justice (July 25, 2016)
We don't see climate change as a warning, but more a ticking clock, and the time for action is late.

Ramapough Lunaape Nation blames Donald Trump for lack of federal status
National | Politics | Federal Recognition
Ramapough Lunaape Nation blames Donald Trump for lack of federal status (July 5, 2016)
The Republican presidential candidate questioned the New Jersey tribe's legitimacy, a tactic he continues to use today.

Supreme Court pick puts some Indian law cases on questionnaire
Law | National | Politics
Supreme Court pick puts some Indian law cases on questionnaire (May 11, 2016)
Merrick Garland of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals participated in a contract support costs case that was decided by the U.S. Supreme Court in January.

History: When Donald Trump belittled the Ramapough Nation
Arts & Entertainment | Opinion | Federal Recognition
History: When Donald Trump belittled the Ramapough Nation (August 13, 2015)
Imagine that you have to prove your ethnicity when filling out a census form and myriad other forms posing that question in American society

Ramapough Lunaape Nation still working for federal recognition
Arts & Entertainment | Federal Recognition
Ramapough Lunaape Nation still working for federal recognition (August 11, 2015)
A new documentary, American Native, traces the New Jersey tribe's ongoing struggle.

Native Sun News: Film tackles tribal recognition controversy
Arts & Entertainment | National | Federal Recognition
Native Sun News: Film tackles tribal recognition controversy (May 13, 2015)
As part of the folklore and community mythology in New York and New Jersey for many is the saying, 'Don’t go in to the mountains, because the ‘Jackson Whites’ will get you.'

Column: Telling the truth about the Ramapough Lunaape Nation
Opinion
Column: Telling the truth about the Ramapough Lunaape Nation (April 20, 2015)
On a low-lying bank of the Ramapo River are the tribal ceremonial grounds and long house of Ramapough Lunaape people.

Judge rejects Ramapough Nation defamation case against film
Arts & Entertainment | Law
Judge rejects Ramapough Nation defamation case against film (May 16, 2014)
Tribal members said Out of the Furnace depicted them in a negative light.

Al Jazeera: Ramapough Nation demands cleanup of toxic sites
Environment | National | Federal Recognition
Al Jazeera: Ramapough Nation demands cleanup of toxic sites (March 21, 2014)
The Ramapough Lunaape Nation of New Jersey is still waiting for Ford Motor to clean up toxic sites that have been linked to cancer and other illnesses.

Review: Zahn McClarnon shines in an otherwise drab 'Red Road'
Arts & Entertainment
Review: Zahn McClarnon shines in an otherwise drab 'Red Road' (February 27, 2014)
The New York Times sees some good work by Zahn McClarnon, who plays a tribal member in The Red Road, a new Sundance show that's based on the Ramapough Lunaape Nation of New Jersey.

Review: A bumpy journey into Lunaape land with 'The Red Road'
Arts & Entertainment
Review: A bumpy journey into Lunaape land with 'The Red Road' (February 26, 2014)
The Hollywood Reporter encounters some flawed storytelling in The Red Road, a new Sundance show that's based on the Ramapough Lunaape Nation of New Jersey.

Writers based 'Red Road' on Ramapough Lunaape Nation
Arts & Entertainment | Federal Recognition
Writers based 'Red Road' on Ramapough Lunaape Nation (January 13, 2014)
The Ramapough Lunaape Nation of New Jersey will once again see its people depicted by Hollywood, this time on The Red Road on the Sundance channel.

Ramapough Nation slams film for negative portrayal of tribe
Arts & Entertainment | National
Ramapough Nation slams film for negative portrayal of tribe (December 12, 2013)
The Ramapough Lunaape Nation of New Jersey is speaking out against a new film that depicts the tribe in a negative and stereotypical light.

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