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Filed Under: National
Meet Native America: Chairman Rudy Peone of the Spokane Tribe (12/09)
The National Museum of the American Indian continues its Meet Native America series.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
NMAI director welcomes changes in Indian imagery in Peter Pan (12/04)
The live version airs on NBC tonight and features an actress with Native heritage.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Al Jazeera: NMAI highlights jewelry of talented Navajo family (11/28)
The 'Glittering World' exhibit features the works of the Yazzies.

Filed Under: Law | National
New York tribes commemorate 220th anniversary of treaty (11/12)
The treaty recognized the rights of Cayuga, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga and Seneca nations.

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Suzan Shown Harjo to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom (11/11)
The activist has been at the forefront of major pieces of Indian legislation and is well known for her fight against racist mascots.

Filed Under: Opinion
Kevin Gover: Mascot fight exposes myths about Native people (10/30)
The director of the National Museum of the American Indian connects racist mascots with the limited knowledge most people have of Native people.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Event commemorates Sand Creek Massacre (10/28)
Jointly sponsored by the National Park Service and the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, the event commemorated the Sand Creek Massacre that occurred on November 29, 1864.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Law
Review: NMAI treaties exhibit underscores misunderstandings (10/22)
A review of Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations, a new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: NMAI exhibit finally puts federal-tribal dealings to light (09/29)
Writer says the National Museum of the American Indian is finally exploring the federal government's relationship with tribes as part of a new exhibit.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Law
Review: NMAI treaties exhibit exposes historical tragedies in US (09/24)
A review of Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations, a new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Opinion: Racist sports mascots preserve 'imaginary' Indians (09/22)
The editorial page editor for The Washington Post, talks to Kevin Gover, the director of the National Museum of the American Indian, about racist sports mascots.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
NWIFC schedules briefing on 'Treaty Rights 101' on Capitol Hill (09/18)
The educational session comes amid a renewed focus on treaty rights in the nation's capital.

Filed Under: Law | National
NMAI hosts symposium on treaties to coincide with new exhibit (09/16)
The agenda includes Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn, the head of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, activist Suzan Shown Harjo and journalist Mark Trahant.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Arts & Entertainment | National | National
National Museum of the American Indian celebrates 10th birthday (09/01)
Years of planning, fundraising and contributions from Indian Country led to NMAI's opening in September 2004, an affair that drew tens of thousands of indigenous people from across the Americas to the National Mall.

Filed Under: Opinion
Kevin Gover: Stereotypes should not be celebrated in America (06/20)
Over twenty years ago, when the team trademark was first formally challenged, the National Museum of the American Indian was in its infancy.

Filed Under: National
Meet Native America: President Marshall Gover of Pawnee Nation (06/20)
NMAI continues series with Marshall R. Gover, the president of the Pawnee Nation.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Onondaga Nation brothers share highest college lacrosse honor (05/30)
Brothers are the first Native players to win the award and the first to share it.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Onondaga brothers selected as finalists for top lacrosse award (05/22)
Miles Thompson and Lyle Thompson are headed to ceremony at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.

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Meet Native America: Judi Gaiashkibos of Nebraska commission (05/09)
The National Museum of the American Indian continues its Meet Native America series with Judi M. Gaiashkibos, the executive director of the Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs.

Filed Under: Opinion
Meet Native America: Chairman Reno Franklin of Kashia Band (04/25)
The National Museum of the American Indian continues its Meet Native America series with Reno Keoni Franklin.

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