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    Ojibwa
    13 May 2015 | 5:37 pm
    In 1934, the United States enacted the Indian Reorganization Act (IRA) which envisioned Indian tribes adopting constitutions and governmental forms which imitated those of the United States. The United States assumed that an Indian “tribe” was a governmental unit and … Continue reading →
  • Veterans Suicide Prevention and Treatment Drive announced by Drop 22 Challenge organization

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    Christopher Simmons
    22 May 2015 | 2:15 pm
    NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Government statistics have revealed a problem of epidemic proportion among our returning Military: a suicide rate of 22 Veterans a day. The cause of the problem is often Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and/or Traumatic Brain Injury, according to the non-profit Drop 22 Challenge organization. Veterans Suicide Prevention and Treatment Drive announced by Drop 22 Challenge organization by Christopher Simmons sourced from: eNewsChannels - US Business, Politics and Tech News . © 2015 the Neotrope® News Network.
  • The Miami Marlins and the Arizona Diamondbacks played a fun top of the eighth - Beyond the Box Score

    Flagstaff Today
    22 May 2015 | 9:17 am
    Beyond the Box ScoreThe essence of it seeped out during the top of the eighth inning in a game between the Diamondbacks and the Marlins. It was the stuff that both draws us in and holds us tight....
  • American Indians Serve in the U.S. Military in Greater Numbers Than Any Ethnic ... - Huffington Post

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    22 May 2015 | 2:37 pm
    Huffington PostAmerican Indians Serve in the U.S. Military in Greater Numbers Than Any Ethnic Huffington PostOn this Memorial Day holiday, as we remember those who have given their lives in service to our country while protecting the freedoms and ideals we hold dear, many of our fellow Americans remain unaware of the major contributions Native Americans have ...
  • Native American mascots have to go, Oregon State Board of Education rules - OregonLive.com

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    22 May 2015 | 12:41 pm
    OregonLive.comNative American mascots have to go, Oregon State Board of Education rulesOregonLive.comFourteen Oregon public schools that have fought to maintain their Native American-themed mascots in the face of state changes must pick new names by 2017, the Oregon Board of Education ruled this week. State board members voted unanimously against ...
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    Native American Netroots

  • Hopi Political Organization

    Ojibwa
    13 May 2015 | 5:37 pm
    In 1934, the United States enacted the Indian Reorganization Act (IRA) which envisioned Indian tribes adopting constitutions and governmental forms which imitated those of the United States. The United States assumed that an Indian “tribe” was a governmental unit and … Continue reading →
  • An Experiment in Self-Government

    Ojibwa
    6 May 2015 | 6:53 pm
    In its dealings with Indian Nations, the United States often imposed an alien form of government on them. This government was not a democracy, but usually a dictatorship in which the leaders were chosen by the United States based on … Continue reading →
  • Ancient America: Coastal Oregon, 13,000 to 7,500 Years Ago

    Ojibwa
    1 May 2015 | 12:34 pm
    The Oregon coast is a part of the larger Northwest Coast culture area which stretches from the Tlingit homelands in Alaska to the Tolowa homelands in northern California. The cultures along this coastal ecotone (an area between two biomes) share a … Continue reading →
  • The Cheyenne Medicine Bundles

    Ojibwa
    29 Apr 2015 | 5:45 pm
    Medicine bundles are important to many of the Northern Plains tribes. The concept of “medicine” refers to spiritual power, which is not limited to healing. For the Plains Indians, spirit power—medicine—was needed for success in hunting, gambling, war, love, and … Continue reading →
  • Sioux Opposition to Railroads in Montana in 1872

    Ojibwa
    23 Apr 2015 | 3:08 pm
    The westward expansion of the United States during the nineteenth century was guided by a quasi-religious philosophy of Manifest Destiny: America had been ordained by God to spread its territory across the continent. Americans generally felt that Indians, who supposedly … Continue reading →
 
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  • Veterans Suicide Prevention and Treatment Drive announced by Drop 22 Challenge organization

    Christopher Simmons
    22 May 2015 | 2:15 pm
    NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Government statistics have revealed a problem of epidemic proportion among our returning Military: a suicide rate of 22 Veterans a day. The cause of the problem is often Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and/or Traumatic Brain Injury, according to the non-profit Drop 22 Challenge organization. Veterans Suicide Prevention and Treatment Drive announced by Drop 22 Challenge organization by Christopher Simmons sourced from: eNewsChannels - US Business, Politics and Tech News . © 2015 the Neotrope® News Network.
  • EaseUS Todo Backup 8.3 improves data backup competence with regards to multilingual translation, data storage, Windows 10

    Christopher Simmons
    22 May 2015 | 2:06 pm
    NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: As a worldwide leading data backup and recovery software company, EaseUS Software recently declared that the new release of EaseUS Todo Backup 8.3 will get close to a perfect data backup software through optimizing multi-language translation, reducing data storage requirements and satisfying different users' demands. EaseUS Todo Backup 8.3 improves data backup competence with regards to multilingual translation, data storage, Windows 10 by Christopher Simmons sourced from: eNewsChannels - US Business, Politics and Tech News . © 2015 the Neotrope® News…
  • The Avenue Viera in Florida hosts First Responders Day with Police and Fire Department Live Demonstrations

    Christopher Simmons
    22 May 2015 | 2:01 pm
    VIERA, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Stop by The Avenue Viera to meet Brevard County first responders on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 1 - 4 p.m. The Brevard County Sheriff's Office and Fire Department will be on hand to answer questions and give live demonstrations. The Avenue Viera in Florida hosts First Responders Day with Police and Fire Department Live Demonstrations by Christopher Simmons sourced from: eNewsChannels - US Business, Politics and Tech News . © 2015 the Neotrope® News Network.
  • Heidelberg Infuses 2015 Miyelo Music Festival and Pink Ribbon Girls with Spirits, Sponsorship

    Christopher Simmons
    22 May 2015 | 4:00 am
    TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Trebius Promotions today announced that Heidelberg Distributing Company, the Midwest's largest beer, wine, and spirits distributor, is now the official beer sponsor for Miyelo Music Festival presented by Dave Arbogast, a day-long summer music event to be held in Tipp City, Ohio, July 18, 2015. Heidelberg Infuses 2015 Miyelo Music Festival and Pink Ribbon Girls with Spirits, Sponsorship by Christopher Simmons sourced from: eNewsChannels - US Business, Politics and Tech News . © 2015 the Neotrope® News Network.
  • Fifth Annual Saved by the Bell Teachers Party is in appreciation of Brevard County Florida teachers

    Christopher Simmons
    22 May 2015 | 3:00 am
    VIERA, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Florida's KISS 95.1 and Lite Rock 99.3 are sponsoring the fifth annual Saved By The Bell Teachers Party on Friday, May 29, 2015 at The Avenue Viera from 5 - 7 p.m. The party is in appreciation of Brevard County teachers and celebrates the end of the school year. Fifth Annual Saved by the Bell Teachers Party is in appreciation of Brevard County Florida teachers by Christopher Simmons sourced from: eNewsChannels - US Business, Politics and Tech News . © 2015 the Neotrope® News Network.
 
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  • American Indians Serve in the U.S. Military in Greater Numbers Than Any Ethnic ... - Huffington Post

    22 May 2015 | 2:37 pm
    Huffington PostAmerican Indians Serve in the U.S. Military in Greater Numbers Than Any Ethnic Huffington PostOn this Memorial Day holiday, as we remember those who have given their lives in service to our country while protecting the freedoms and ideals we hold dear, many of our fellow Americans remain unaware of the major contributions Native Americans have ...
  • Mpls. Students Learn about American Indian Culture on Lake Calhoun - KSTP.com

    22 May 2015 | 11:05 am
    Mpls. Students Learn about American Indian Culture on Lake CalhounKSTP.comThe Mde Maka Ska Canoe Nations event celebrates and honors the water for its special role in the American Indian culture. Many tribes lived near rivers or lakes like Lake Calhoun to ensure access to clean water for drinking and fishing. Canoes were and more »
  • American Indian students in Utah face harsh discipline - High Country News

    22 May 2015 | 8:22 am
    High Country NewsAmerican Indian students in Utah face harsh disciplineHigh Country NewsThe district serves the largest number of Native American students in the state and both boys identified as such. In pursuit of their teacher, they checked out the teachers' lounge, and, in that room full of adult secrets, they began to poke around. In Public Release: 22-May-2015 American Indians disproportionately disciplined at EurekAlert (press release)all 6 news articles »
  • Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians - Daily Republic

    22 May 2015 | 7:24 am
    Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American IndiansDaily RepublicAttorney General Loretta Lynch said the changes are needed because "significant and unnecessary barriers" exist for American Indians and Alaska Natives who want to cast ballots. American Indians sometimes have to travel great distances to vote, face ...and more »
  • My 2 Cents: American Indian Cultural Center And Museum - news9.com KWTV

    21 May 2015 | 8:12 pm
    news9.com KWTVMy 2 Cents: American Indian Cultural Center And Museumnews9.com KWTVSix months ago when opponents were screaming "not another dime" to complete the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum down along the Oklahoma River, I said it was time for Oklahoma City to take the property back. Well, now the city has its ...Bill that would complete American Indian Cultural Center & Museum headed to kfor.comNew Plan Unveiled for American Indian MuseumCommercial Property ExecutiveOklahoma Senate gives final legislative approval to Indian museum planNewsOK.comCT Postall…
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  • Native American mascots have to go, Oregon State Board of Education rules - OregonLive.com

    22 May 2015 | 12:41 pm
    OregonLive.comNative American mascots have to go, Oregon State Board of Education rulesOregonLive.comFourteen Oregon public schools that have fought to maintain their Native American-themed mascots in the face of state changes must pick new names by 2017, the Oregon Board of Education ruled this week. State board members voted unanimously against ...
  • Woman Who Agreed Native Americans Should 'Go Back to the Reservation ... - Indian Country Today Media Network

    22 May 2015 | 8:40 am
    Indian Country Today Media NetworkWoman Who Agreed Native Americans Should 'Go Back to the Reservation Indian Country Today Media NetworkKelly Hughes Depczynski was elected to the Lancaster Central School Board in upstate New York on May 19 several months after she prompted controversy on social media with her comments about Native Americans. In early March, Depczynski responded ...and more »
  • School denies Native American decorations in graduation ceremony - KPHO Phoenix

    22 May 2015 | 8:25 am
    KPHO PhoenixSchool denies Native American decorations in graduation ceremonyKPHO PhoenixShe said the school is keeping her daughter from celebrating her heritage. The daughter wants to put beads on her graduation cap because it represents a Native American tradition, but the district said that violates their rules. "She wanted to show her Mom upset over school's graduation decoration policyErieTVNewsall 5 news articles »
  • Legendary Native American Singer-Songwriter Buffy Sainte-Marie on Five ... - Democracy Now!

    22 May 2015 | 7:58 am
    Democracy Now!Legendary Native American Singer-Songwriter Buffy Sainte-Marie on Five Democracy Now!She has also written and sung about the struggles of Native American and First Nations people for decades. She worked with the American Indian Movement and began the Nihewan Foundation for American Indian Education. Her political activism would lead ...and more »
  • Graduate Wins Prestigious Native American Internship - ND Newswire

    22 May 2015 | 6:29 am
    ND NewswireGraduate Wins Prestigious Native American InternshipND NewswireBefore he heads to law school, Notre Dame graduate Tyler Barron '15 will have a front-row seat for the lawmaking process. Barron, a sociology and American studies major, has been selected for the Udall Foundation's Native American Congressional ...
 
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    Lifestyle Blog

  • ETX Capital als Geldanlage verwenden

    CHARLOTTE LAWRENCE
    16 May 2015 | 11:13 am
    Bei ETX Capital geht es um eine Plattform, die dabei behilflich ist mit Hilfe von binären Optionen Geld zu verdienen. Es ist sehr einfach hier einen schnellen Einstieg zu schaffen. Jeder Interessierte kann sich auf der Internetseite umschauen und hier versuchen reich zu werden. Bei den meisten klappt das auch. Dieses Geld ist gut verdient und vor allem sehr einfach. ETX Capital ist eine Plattform, bei der jeder Nutzer zunächst drei Schritte unternehmen muss. Es handelt sich um eine Art Anmeldungsverfahren. Dieses Verfahren gibt dem Nutzer eine sehr gute Möglichkeit und vor allem…
  • Sparsamkeit als Lebensform

    CHARLOTTE LAWRENCE
    14 May 2015 | 9:16 am
    Eine Reportage über krankhaft geizige Menschen. Also ich find’s lustig. Der Beitrag Sparsamkeit als Lebensform erschien zuerst auf Lifestyle Blog.
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    American Indian Politics News

  • Flute choir in concert March 8

    22 May 2015 | 4:18 pm
    … also feature composer Catherine McMichael’s original composition “Children of the … and poetry of Native American culture, the choir will present “Native American Trilogy,” supported … a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy, will perform as guest …
  • For many Asian Americans, depression is an unfamiliar word

    22 May 2015 | 3:55 pm
    … Growing up in Southern California’s San Gabriel Valley, a … Asians born in the United States. According to 2007 data from … 24 were second only to Native Americans in their rate of suicide … including immigrant Asian women and U.S.-born Asian men. Many Asian …
  • The Udall conservation legacy continues

    22 May 2015 | 3:42 pm
    … ” to tribes and America’s future generations. The letter … Udall secured a pledge from U.S. Bureau of Land Management ( … to consider our traditional Native American and Hispano communities in … of New Mexico.  Local governments, property owners and community …
  • Lacrosse growing across the U.S.

    22 May 2015 | 3:24 pm
    … level in the United States. US Lacrosse, the governing … included Division I men’s programs at Boston University, … and Richmond, and women’s programs at Colorado, Elon, … U.S. states and Canada. That’s encouraging to Albany’s Lyle Thompson, a Native American …
  • American Indians Serve in the U.S. Military in Greater Numbers Than Any Ethnic Group and Have Since the Revolution

    22 May 2015 | 2:57 pm
    … Native Americans have made to our nation's armed forces. In fact, American Indians … other Native Americans who have served in the U.S … all states were required to allow Native Americans … of American Indian veterans with a National Native American Veterans …
 
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    West Coast Native News

  • Why The Petronas LNG Proposal Is Dead

    WCNativeNews
    13 May 2015 | 9:16 pm
    Why Petronas LNG Proposal Is Caput(podcast) and Meet Murray Christoff, The Racist Port Edward Councilor  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/bc-first-nations-group-rejects-1-billion-offer-from-lng/article24413849/ Final vote (yesterday), unanimous rejection, wrong location…Move your site Petronas or go away, three strikes, you`re out! ___________ A very good discussion on Petronas`s LNG proposal takes place in this podcast, … Petronas and the Christy Clark Government have failed to have any meaningful discussions with First Nations…Time for another supreme…
  • UPDATE: Whistleblowing Alberta oil sands doctor fired abruptly

    WCNativeNews
    11 May 2015 | 8:37 pm
    By Warren Bell – nationalobserver After 15 years of committed service, his termination came on May 8 without the slightest warning. “Please be advised that Nunee Health Board Society no longer requires your professional services to provide any patient consultation or on-call services to the staff at the Fort Chipewyan Health Center.” And just in case that wasn’t hard-edged enough: “In addition, you have no authority to speak to or represent the Nunee Health Board Society in any way to any other individual, party or entity (sic)” So hastily was this letter of dismissal sent to…
  • Indigenous leaders aim to “unsettle” Canada

    WCNativeNews
    11 May 2015 | 7:38 pm
    Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel and highly successful First Nations businessman Grand Chief Ronald M. Derrickson are calling on Canadians to transform the colonial relationship between the Canadian state and Indigenous nations in their new book Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-up Call (Between the Lines books). Naomi Klein, in her foreword to the book says, “This is the back story of both grassroots and backroom struggles that created the context in which we find ourselves today, one in which a new generation of First Nations leaders is demanding sovereignty and self-determination,…
  • Dr. John O’Connor Fired? Why?

    WCNativeNews
    10 May 2015 | 10:35 am
    From: “Caroline Adam” <cadam@nunee.org> Date: May 8, 2015 at 2:51:37 PM MDT To: “‘John O’Connor'” <gramocroi@gmail.com> Cc: “‘Richard Ibach, Dr.'” <Richard.Ibach@albertahealthservices.ca>, “‘Manish Joshi'” <Manish.Joshi2@albertahealthservices.ca>, “Blue Eyes Simpson” <blue-eyes@nunee.org>, “Flossie Cyprien” <flossiec@nunee.org>, “Margo Vermillion ” <specialprojects@mikisewcree.ca>, “Paul Tuccaro” <ptuccaro@hotmail.com>,…
  • This, ultimately, is why Idle No More lives on

    WCNativeNews
    8 May 2015 | 1:02 am
    By Ken Coates – huffingtonpost.ca image idle no more FB page Idle No More, a movement that had so swiftly grown to command the attention of a nation, faded from view in the summer of 2013. Although prominent Aboriginal speakers talked about a “sovereignty summer” that would follow the winter of discontent, the groundswell of indigenous activism failed to materialize. But Idle No More was not gone. Far from it. This most unusual of movements — lacking formal structure, operating without money, and without a clear strategy — had transformed the country and…
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