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Filed Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Violence against Native women is on the rise (10/24)
Women residing on Indian reservations suffer domestic violence and physical assault at rates far exceeding women of other ethnicities.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe heads to election season (10/23)
The Oglala Sioux Tribe is set for some major turnover on the tribal council if the results of last week’s primary election are any indication.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star Comes Out: Lakota people disrespect our language (10/22)
I came into this world immersed in Lakota language and culture.

Filed Under: Health | National
Native Sun News: Activists take annual swim to Alcatraz Island (10/21)
Nakina Mills and Amanda Carlow of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation are among American Indian health activists from South Dakota, Washington and California states, taking part in the annual PATHSTAR Alcatraz Swim Week.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Column: Billy Mills still inspires 50 years after Olympic victory (10/21)
Billy Mills is touring the country to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his gold medal win at the 1964 Summer Olympics.

Filed Under: Environment | Opinion
Bryan Brewer: Park helps Oglala Sioux Tribe protect its culture (10/20)
President of the Oglala Sioux Tribe urges support for a bill to mange the South Unit of the Badlands National Park.

Filed Under: Education | National | Sports
Native Sun News: Billy Mills wows youth at Black Hills Powwow (10/20)
Olympic legend Billy Mills, Oglala Lakota, stole the attention and hearts of over five thousand Rapid City school kids.

Filed Under: Opinion
Charles 'Chuck' Trimble: Let Crazy Horse's spirit rest in peace (10/20)
Over the past year I have been deeply immersed in Crazy Horse, assisting a good friend who is considering producing a dramatic work on the final months of the Chief’s life.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe buckles to pressure on park (10/17)
The Oglala Sioux Tribal council has now reversed itself and has voted to send a decision to build a first of its kind Tribal National park to a referendum vote.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Oglala Sioux Tribe agrees to put national park proposal to vote (10/15)
The tribe has been working on a proposal to manage the South Unit of the Badlands National Park.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star Comes Out: The Indian Reorganization Act at 80 years (10/14)
Here on the Pine Ridge we encounter daily a controversy regarding the Indian Reorganization Act of 1934.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Boyhood friend knew where Crazy Horse was buried (10/13)
Where is the burial place of the great Lakota warrior Tasunka Witko; Crazy Horse?

Filed Under: Law
Woman on Pine Ridge Reservation charged for killing husband (10/10)
Sarah Lilly Brown Eyes, 56, pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter for the death of Thomas Norman Brown Eyes Jr. on June 24.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Native Sun News: Senate debate focuses on Keystone XL plan (10/08)
As November approaches the South Dakota senatorial race is tightening and one particular important issue to Native American voters was addressed last week at political forum hosted by Oglala Lakota College.

Filed Under: Health | National
NPR: Oglala chef Sean Sherman looks back to pre-colonial diet (10/07)
Sean Sherman, a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe also known as The Sioux Chef, is making waves for his focus on Native foods.

Filed Under: Law
Oglala Sioux Tribe getting ready to open $41M justice complex (10/07)
The facility will house the tribe's police force, attorney general, court system and corrections department.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Regina Brave: Starchy foods and alcohol are killing our people (10/07)
Alcoholism is a devastating disease unknown to our ancestors. Alcohol now pervades every nook, cranny and dimension of our society.

Filed Under: Health | National
Oglala Sioux chef plans to open unique restaurant in Minnesota (10/03)
Sean Sherman plans to call his Twin Cities-area restaurant The Sioux Chef.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment | National | Politics
Native Sun News: Harvest the Hope concert unites Keystone foes (10/02)
Cowboys and Indians; West coast and East Coast; brown and white; rich and poor; 8,000 people gathered on a farm owned by Art and Helen Tanderup in solidarity

Filed Under: Opinion
Bryan Brewer: Congress does right thing with tribal taxation bill (09/26)
The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe praises Congress for passing H.R.3043, the Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act.

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