Dennis Banks Released from Michigan Hospital

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Update Published July 23, 2016 PETOSKEY, MICHIGAN — Dennis Banks (Ojibwe), co-founder of the American Indian Movement, has been released from a northern Michigan hospital. Banks was admitted on Thursday complaining from breathing difficulty. It was initially Friday reported he had suffered a heart attack. Later his publicist told Native News Online that what Banks […]

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21st Annual Homecoming Art Show Opens Aug. 27

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Cherokee Heritage Center accepting submissions until August 10 Published July 23, 2016 TAHLEQUAH — The Cherokee Heritage Center is now accepting artwork for the 21st annual Homecoming Art Show. Online submissions must be received no later than August 10 to be considered for the show. An awards reception will be held on August 26 from 6-8 […]

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Big Energy & Trophy Hunting Ties Prompt Oglala Sioux Tribe to Call for Congressional Investigation into Grizzly Delisting

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Published July 23, 2016  PINE RIDGE INDIAN RESERVATION — The Oglala Sioux Tribe (OST) is calling for a Congressional investigation into the conduct of the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and one of its leading officials after concluding that the Service “is not, the evidence suggests, conducting this process in good faith with either […]

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Israel Lines Its Pockets With Palestinian Aid — And The US Helps Israel Keep It That Way

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Complicity with Israel’s occupation and corruption in Mr. Abbas’ PA play into another major roadblock on Palestine’s path to recovery: International funds meant for reconstruction efforts in Gaza and other forms of humanitarian aid are routinely diluted by Israel.

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Hillary Clinton Chooses Senator Tim Kaine to be Her Vice President

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Native Vote Published July 23, 2016 WASHINGTON — Presumptive Democratic Party nominee Hillary Clinton on Friday night announced she has chosen Virginia Senator Tim Kaine to serve as her vice president. Her announcement came shortly after 8 p.m. – ET on Friday night. The Democrats will hold their convention next week in Philadelphia on the […]

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Winslow Police Officer Cleared in Death of 27-Year-Old Navajo Mother

Published July 22, 2016 WINSLOW, ARIZONA—Winslow Police Officer Austin Shipley has been cleared in the death of Loreal Tsinigine, a young 27-year-old Navajo mother. Tsinigine was shot five times on a sidewalk on Easter Sunday (March 27, 2016) after this year after she was stopped by Shipley as a shoplifting suspect at the local Circle […]

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