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Filed Under: Opinion
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: Suicide can break a family's spirit (12/12)
This is the last in the Suicide Chronicles series and hopefully a model for one of those uncomfortable conversations.

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Gyasi Ross: It's going take time to remove racism from our DNA (12/11)
I didn't use the tools that were there. I let the Eric Garners and Michael Browns down.

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Gyasi Ross: Police shootings aren't just a 'people of color' issue (11/19)
Police shootings represent a trend that goes back several hundred years.

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Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: From slow suicide to slow healing (10/21)
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross continue their conversation about suicide in Indian Country.

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Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: Defending our kids from suicide (10/08)
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross continue their conversation about suicide in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Gyasi Ross: Why African Americans should care about mascots (10/02)
African Americans and Native Americans share a common goal -- the elimination of the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

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Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: Transforming the spirit of suicide (09/29)
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross continue their conversation about suicide in Indian Country.

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Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: A conversation about suicide (09/19)
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross want Indian Country to talk about suicide.

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Gyasi Ross: Support Quechan skate park and self-determination (09/11)
Gyasi Ross urges support and donations for the Quechan Memorial Skatepark after tribal members turned down 'hush money' from the owner of the Washington NFL team.

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Gyasi Ross: Struggle continues as Navajo boy sent home over hair (09/03)
Gyasi Ross says history repeats itself as Native boy is sent home from school for having long hair.

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Gyasi Ross: Native people are all too familiar with police brutality (08/22)
Gyasi Ross explains why the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer resonates among Native people.

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Gyasi Ross: Don't judge our people for taking NFL team's money (08/12)
Gyasi Ross urges Indian people to help their own instead of judging those who have taken money from the Washington NFL team.

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Gyasi Ross: Indigenous children at border need to be heard (07/22)
Gyasi Ross says immigrant children, many of them indigenous, deserve to heard after crossing the U.S. border.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Sports
Gyasi Ross: When hip-hop came to the reservation and stayed (07/02)
Gyasi Ross talks about how hip-hop came to Indian Country and how hip-hop stayed in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Gyasi Ross: What happens after Washington team drops name? (06/30)
Gyasi Ross says eliminating the Washington NFL team's mascot will be a short-lived victory unless Native communities address their problems at home.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Formal education is in the genes of our Native DNA (06/24)
Gyasi Ross offers some words of encouragement to Indian Country's Class of 2014.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Gyasi Ross: Shoni Schimmel brings rez basketball to the majors (06/19)
Gyasi Ross recognizes the Rez Ball talents of Schoni Schimmel, a player in the WNBA.

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Gyasi Ross: Native communities must invest in our young men (06/16)
Gyasi Ross calls on Indian Country to teach accountability to young men.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Hipster headdress lands on the cover of magazine (06/06)
Gyasi Ross takes on the controversial cover of Pharrell Williams in a headdress.

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Gyasi Ross: Being a racist isn't a crime under America's 'rules' (06/05)
Gyasi Ross outlines the Rules for Race and Racism In 2014.

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