Chickasaw Nation, EPA Sign Pact on Environmental Objectives

Published October 23, 2016 ADA, OKLAHOMA – The Chickasaw Nation and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently inked a “Tribal Environmental Plan” which could lead to federal funding for environmental projects important to the Chickasaw Nation. Chickasaw Nation Secretary of Community Services Wayne Scribner was joined by Arturo Blanco, director, EPA-Office of Environmental Justice, Tribal, […]

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83 #NoDAPL Land Protectors Arrested Today – Police become Militarized

Published October 22, 2016 CANNON BALL, NORTH DAKOTA — Some 300 land protectors faced police officers armed with assault weapons, pepper spray and batons as they continued their fight to stop the Dakota Access pipeline three miles west of Highway 1806 in Morton County, North Dakota on Saturday. 83 were arrested. Land protectors say the […]

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Roseanne Supernault (Métis Cree) Having Biggest Year Yet

Published October 22, 2016 TORONTO — Actress, writer and producer Roseanne Supernault (Métis of Cree) marks 2016 as her biggest year yet with a list of highly anticipated projects. First up is award winning feature film “The Northlander” is set to make its Ontario premiere at the 2016 ImagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival on […]

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Navajo Nation President Endorses Hillary Clinton for President; Says Trump Will Not Respect Tribal Sovereignty

Published October 22, 2016 WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye has endorsed Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee, and urges Navajo citizens to support her, as well. According to the 2010 Census, the Navajo Nation is the most populated tribe in Indian Country. President Begaye also urged other tribal nations to endorse Clinton. […]

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After Murder, South Democrats Seek to Change Voting Location on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Published October 22, 2016 PINE RIDGE INDIAN RESERVATION – The South Dakota Democratic Party today called upon South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs and Fall River/Oglala Lakota County Auditor Sue Ganje to change the early voting location in Oglala Lakota County from the SuAnne Big Crow Center in light of  the homicide which took place […]

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Cherokee Nation Visits Standing Rock

  Tribe donates firewood, $10k to Sioux Tribe to fight pipeline Published October 21, 2016 FORT YATES, NORTH DAKOTA – A delegation from the Cherokee Nation hand delivered a $10,000 check to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe this week to help with attorney fees and other costs to keep out the Dakota Access Pipeline which threatens […]

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