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Robert Chanate: Stories of struggle in Indian Country are real
Robert Chanate: Stories of struggle in Indian Country are real (December 19, 2013)

Robert Chanate discusses poverty in Indian Country.


Robert Chanate: Three    Native ghost stories for your Halloween
Robert Chanate: Three Native ghost stories for your Halloween (October 29, 2013)

Robert Chanate shares three Native ghost stories, just in time for Halloween.


Robert Chanate: Russell Means was visionary for Indian people
Robert Chanate: Russell Means was visionary for Indian people (October 26, 2012)

"Russell Means was not only a visionary, he was also keeper of memories. Russell was both an orator and a man of action. Inspired by a legacy of strength, Russell...


Robert Chanate: Conquering fear of speaking, Native style
Robert Chanate: Conquering fear of speaking, Native style (April 9, 2012)

"From time to time, a news article will appear and report public speaking to be a fear which ranks right up there with death. The article may quote a communications...


Robert Chanate: Valentines Day confusing for Indian Country
Robert Chanate: Valentines Day confusing for Indian Country (February 15, 2012)

"Of all the holidays we Natives have to contend with in the U.S, Valentine’s Day can be the most confusing for those of us looking to tradition for guidance in...


Robert Chanate: Adventures in crazy talk on  a Greyhound
Robert Chanate: Adventures in crazy talk on a Greyhound (January 27, 2012)

"You see some crazy behavior and hear unhinged conversations when riding on a Greyhound Bus. I was thinking this when, three hours south of Denver, our bus made a short...


Robert Chanate: Meeting an ally through a pedicab ride in DC
Robert Chanate: Meeting an ally through a pedicab ride in DC (January 23, 2012)

"The plan seemed simple enough: go to the National Park office, pull a permit and be back at the park in two hours. With this in mind, I set out...


Robert Chanate:  Native escape from   confusing sweat lodge
Robert Chanate: Native escape from confusing sweat lodge (January 12, 2012)

"When we accepted an invitation to the sweat lodge we had no idea that white people were going to be going in with us. The directions given to me and...


Robert Chanate: Taking action against  the Keystone XL Pipeline
Robert Chanate: Taking action against the Keystone XL Pipeline (January 4, 2012)

"On a late August afternoon, I left Denver to fulfill a week-long direct action training assignment to support one of the environmental movement’s largest civil disobedience actions in Washington D.C....