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Native Sun News Today: Lakota Nation Invitational ends with overtime thriller (January 8, 2018)

'We thought we could jump on them and get them spooked,' Crow Creek Head Coach Billy Jo Sazue said

James Giago Davies: Hollywood's not so great record with Indian athletes (December 21, 2017)

White folks feel an abiding obligation to turn heroes of color into, well, white folks.

Suzan Shown Harjo: Offensive mascots belong in museums and history books (December 15, 2017)

As long as we can be treated badly in this very public way, Native Peoples will continue to be persistently mistreated and both our collective and individual rights will be at risk.

Rising Hearts activists claim victory with viral #GoRedhawks mascot campaign (December 15, 2017)

Rising Hearts, a women-led coalition of Native activists, set the internet ablaze this week with their viral #GoRedhawks campaign, which had many convinced that the Washington NFL team had eliminated its controversial name and mascot.

Native activists go viral with 'Redhawks' campaign aimed at NFL team's racist mascot (December 13, 2017)

A series of fake news articles, claiming the Washington NFL team changed its controversial name to the Washington Redhawks, went viral across Indian Country.

Eastern Cherokees cheer high school football team at state championship game (December 8, 2017)

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is turning out in force to support the Cherokee Braves at North Carolina's state football tournament.

Native Sun News Today: A new Lakota basketball journey begins at Cheyenne River (December 6, 2017)

Seventeen years ago the big boarding school at Eagle Butte was broken up, and two localized schools were opened on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, Takini and Tiospaye Topa.

College football player from Seminole Tribe makes history with first touchdown (November 22, 2017)

Justin Motlow made history as the first citizen of the Seminole Tribe to score a touchdown for Florida State University.

Tribal organizations take on Washington NFL team with social media campaign (November 3, 2017)

An organization representing more than 50 Northwest tribes has launched a social media campaign meant to shame the Washington NFL team.

Washington NFL player thinks it's 'cool' to sell t-shirts with logo of Indian head (November 2, 2017)

A player on the Washington NFL team is selling t-shirts featuring an 'Indian' head logo.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Sports teams continue to denigrate Indian people (October 13, 2017)

We are human beings and not mascots for America’s fun and games.

Cherokee baseball player Koda Glover sits out rest of season with shoulder injury (September 14, 2017)

Cherokee baseball player Koda Glover is out for the rest of the season, only a year after making his debut with the Washington Nationals.

Restaurant based on NFL team's racist mascot goes out of business in Virginia (September 8, 2017)

Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap barely lasted one football season and all of its burgundy-and-gold assets are on the auction block.

College football player from Seminole Tribe waiting for first day on the field (September 7, 2017)

Justin Motlow made headlines three years ago as the first citizen of the Seminole Tribe to join the football team at Florida State University.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: It's never too early to talk about the Lakota Nation Invitational (September 6, 2017)

We know it is still a little early to talk about the Lakota Nation Invitational, a tournament that even made the pages of Sports Illustrated Magazine.

Private school outlaws Washington NFL team's racist gear for staff and students (August 30, 2017)

The private Green Acres School in Maryland has banned staff and students from wearing gear with the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

University bans 'war chant' at games years after retiring Chief Illiniwek mascot (August 25, 2017)

A stereotypical 'war chant' song will no longer be performed at University of Illinois games.

Seneca Nation citizen maintains five-year protest against NFL team's racist legacy (August 15, 2017)

Stephen Rivera, a citizen of the Seneca Nation, has staged a one-man protest against the Washington NFL team at the team's training camp in Richmond, Virginia.

Ezra Rosser: NFL team's racist trademarks sanctioned by our highest court (July 31, 2017)

A fan's choice to sport the Washington NFL team's logo shows either indifference or racism and in many cases is a combination of both, Ezra Rosser writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Indian relay team from Blackfeet Nation wins title at Calgary Stampede (July 13, 2017)

Carlson Relay defeated three other Indian relay racing teams at the Calgary Stampede event in Alberta, Canada.

Editorial: No victory for Washington NFL team's racist trademarks (July 5, 2017)

The Washington Post 's editorial board again calls on Washington NFL team owner Dan Snyder to change the name.

Native activists concede loss in dispute over NFL team's racist trademarks (June 30, 2017)

A group of young Native activists, led by Navajo citizen Amanda Blackhorse, agree their landmark case is over.

Trump administration gives up in NFL team's racist trademark dispute (June 29, 2017)

The legal battle over the Washington NFL team's racist trademarks is essentially over.

New York Times editorial board reconsiders stance on racist trademarks (June 23, 2017)

In June 2014, the editorial board of The New York Times stood with Native activists in their challenge to the racist trademarks of the Washington NFL team.

Doug George-Kanentiio: 'Spirit Game' brings Iroquois lacrosse to life (June 20, 2017)

From the beginning, when the Iroquois emerged as a distinct people thousands of years ago, they played lacrosse.

Cronkite News: Navajo activist vows fight against racist NFL mascot (June 20, 2017)

Native advocates vowed to continue their fight against the 'racist' name of the Washington Redskins, after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that use of such names is protected by the First Amendment.

Change the Mascot campaign responds to negative Supreme Court decision (June 19, 2017)

Leaders in Indian Country continue to call on the Washington NFL team to eliminate its 'hateful and degrading' name.

Supreme Court ruling poses hurdle for opponents of racist NFL mascot (June 19, 2017)

A landmark decision from the nation's highest court threatens the long-running case against the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians unveil biking and hiking trail system (June 15, 2017)

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is offering a new recreational attraction on its reservation in North Carolina.

Native architect's case against racist 'Chief Wahoo' name proceeds (June 6, 2017)

Famed Native architect Douglas Cardinal will be allowed to proceed with a complaint against the racist mascot of the Cleveland professional baseball team.

Lacrosse documentary 'Pride of a Nation' opens to strong reviews (May 26, 2017)

A new film called 'Spirit Game: Pride of a Nation' explores the indigenous origins of lacrosse.

Native woman in skirt and sandals wins ultramarathon in Mexico (May 23, 2017)

María Lorena Ramírez ran the 31-mile UltraTrail Cerro Rojo without the aid of professional sports gear.

Human Rights Complaint in Montana: 'We are only letting the white people in' (May 22, 2017)

Four tribal citizens said they were denied entrance to a high school basketball game based on their race.

Agua Caliente Band puts name on minor league basketball team (May 16, 2017)

The Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario will begin playing in California in the fall.

Tim Giago: Charlene Teters stood her ground against racist mascot (May 8, 2017)

Imagine if you will a scene that took place more than 30 years ago on the campus of the University of Illinois.