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Sharon Day: Walking the water to protect our future generations
Sharon Day: Walking the water to protect our future generations (April 14, 2014)

Sharon Day, the executive director of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, shares word of the 2014 Ohio River Walk.


BIA won't let city see Ottawa Tribe's land-into-trust application
BIA won't let city see Ottawa Tribe's land-into-trust application (October 3, 2012)

A Bureau of Indian Affairs policy regarding land-into-trust applications is causing some heartaches for the city of Miami, Oklahoma. The city sent its attorney to the BIA to discuss an...


Straight Goods: First Nations participate in Keystone XL  protest
Straight Goods: First Nations participate in Keystone XL protest (September 28, 2011)

"Nearly a thousand people gathered Monday on Parliament Hill in front of the Centennial Flame to protest the Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport tar sands crude oil to Texas....


Tribes in Oklahoma  eagerly accept leftover FEMA mobile homes
Tribes in Oklahoma eagerly accept leftover FEMA mobile homes (July 6, 2011)

Three tribes in Oklahoma were eager to accept leftover mobile homes from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and some will take more if they become available. The Absentee Shawnee Tribe,...


First Nations protest against development ends with police warning
First Nations protest against development ends with police warning (February 1, 2011)

A First Nations protest against a housing development ended today after police threatened to lay charges. The protest began when two men chained themselves to a tree in the Beaver...