Cheyenne River Youth Project “Sweet Tooth for Lakota Youth” Fundraiser Coming Up

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  CRYP Takes Annual Community Fundraiser to the National Level with GoFundMe Campaign Published May 31, 2016 EAGLE BUTTE, SOUTH DAKOTA — For the seventh year in a row, the local Dairy Queen in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, is planning to host its popular “Sweet Tooth for Lakota Youth” fundraising event to benefit the Cheyenne […]

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White House Honors Cherokee Nation Physician

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Published May 31, 2016 TAHLEQUAH, OKLAHOMA — A Cherokee Nation physician was honored at the White House Thursday for the tribe’s commitment to testing and treating patients for hepatitis C. The efforts are leading to more patients being cured of hepatitis C and living longer lives. Dr. Jorge Mera, director of infectious diseases at the […]

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The Chickasaw Nation Ada Head Start Program Graduates 42 Students

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  Published May 31, 2016 ADA, OKLAHOMA – Forty-two students graduated from the Chickasaw Nation Head Start program Thursday, May 19, in Ada. Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby and Lt. Gov. Jefferson Keel presented each child with a diploma during the ceremony. Chickasaw Princesses Raechell Meely, Lauren John, and Lauren Key, along with tribal officials and […]

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Idle No More France Demonstrates Sale of Sacred Native Objects in Paris

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Published May 30, 2016 PARIS – Facing cold springtime rains, Idle No More staged a demonstration outside the Hotel Drouot in Paris on Monday to protest the sale of American Indian sacred objects by the Eve Company. Numerous American Indian tribes and national organizations opposed the sale of the sacred objects. As an organization, Idle […]

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Israeli Colonialism Signed in the UK, Sealed in the USA

By Clive Hambidge “We must do everything to ensure they (the Palestinians) never do return … The old will die and the young will forget.” — (Ben Gurion) Considering the British Mandate of Palestine “carved out of Ottoman Southern Syria” and its favorable view of a Zionist drive for the colonization of historical Palestine, is to seek, […]

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Israel: A Falling Colonizer

By Zaakir Ahmed Mayet It is often easy to be absorbed by the plebeian geopolitics, the sectarian divides plaguing Syria or the outward lack of unity among various resistance movements within the Middle East and North Africa. On the face of it, the situation is particularly bleak. However, the factors often missed in these calculations are […]

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Navajo Presidential Wreath Laying Service at Veterans Memorial Wall

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Published May 30, 2016  WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez laid a wreath on the Veterans Memorial Wall on Memorial Day in honor of all fallen veterans. “Our freedom is not free,” President Begaye said. “We honor all veterans today and those that fell. We want to thank […]

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Gaza Fishing Syndicate: Israel Again Reduces Fishing Zone to Six Nautical Miles

Following the expansion of the fishing zone in southern parts of the Gaza Strip by Israel to nine nautical miles last month, Israel, once again, announced reducing it to six nautical miles across the coastal enclave. Nizar Ayyash, the head of the Palestinian Fishers Syndicate in Gaza, said the Israeli authorities have informed Palestinian fishermen […]

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