Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Joins Amicus Brief to Support Standing Rock Sioux

Published February 24, 2017 AKWESASNE — On Tuesday, Enníska/February 21, 2017 the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe signed onto an amicus brief in support of the National Indian Women’s Resource Center’s (NIWRC) objection to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers abrupt termination of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process and granting of an easement for the […]

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Native American Artist Retha Gambaro’s Sculptures Featured at Potomack Company Auction on Feb. 28

  Published February 24, 2017 ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — Acclaimed Native American artist Retha Walden Gambaro’s spiritually inspired sculptures that bring tribal traditions and lore to life in stone and bronze are featured in The Potomack Company’s February 28th auction. An early champion of the National Museum of the American Indian, Gambaro was president of the Amerindian […]

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As Buffalo Slaughter Continues, Opposition and Solidarity Grow

  Published February 23, 2017 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Yellowstone National Park has been filling up livestock trailers nearly every weekday for the past two weeks, cramming them full of wild buffalo and turning them over to tribal entities for shipment to slaughter. Approximately six hundred buffalo — from our own counts taken through spotting […]

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Native American Business Community Hosts Student Symposium

Published February 23, 2017 ALBUQUERQUE – Looking to develop and educate the next generation of Native American business leaders, local businesses, tribes, state government and educators will come together to host the Native American Youth Empowerment Symposium on March 27, 2017. About 150 high school and college students are expected to attend the symposium at the […]

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Relocated Iditarod Start Adds To Event Filled March In Fairbanks

Published February 23, 2017 FAIRBANKS, ALASKA – The 2017 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, also known as “The Last Great Race,” is now scheduled to run from Fairbanks to Nome, moving it closer to the original historic route. March 6, 2017 marks the third time in history the official start of the Iditarod will take […]

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Tohono O’odham Nation Releases Video On Its Opposition To Proposed Border Wall

Published February 22, 2017 SELLS, ARIZONA — The Tohono O’odham Nation has released a video, “There’s No O’odham Word for Wall,” detailing its opposition to the fortified border wall proposed by President Trump’s recent Executive Order. The video also reiterates the Nation’s commitment to continue working with federal, state and local agencies on border security measures with […]

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