Drinking event that encouraged Native 'costumes' canceled (November 27, 2013)
A Thanksgiving-eve drinking event that encouraged participants to wear Native American "costumes" has been canceled.
KUOW: Treaty rights affected by coal terminal in Washington (November 27, 2013)
Tribes with treaty rights could affect a controversial coal export terminal in Washington.
KYUK: Leadership dispute threatens Native village relocation (November 27, 2013)
KYUK reports on an ongoing leadership dispute within the Alaska Native village of Newtok.
Opinion: Leave room to thank Native culture and spirituality (November 27, 2013)
Writer suggests Americans take a lesson from Australians in always thanking indigenous people.
Opinion: Pay off Washington team owner to get rid of name (November 27, 2013)
Writer says the only way to get rid of the Washington professional football team's racist mascot is to pay off the owner.
Oliver Semans: Sen. McCaskill attacks Native 8(a) program (November 27, 2013)
Oliver Semans, the executive director of Four Directions, says Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri) is once again attacking the Native 8(a) program.
Steven Newcomb: Dominating nature through nuclear power (November 27, 2013)
Steven Newcomb says the nuclear catastrophe in Fukushima, Japan, will affect generations to come.
Gyasi Ross: Thankful for survival, fashion, language and family (November 27, 2013)
Gyasi Ross shares what he is thankful for this Thanksgiving.
ICT interview with Blackfeet man jailed over Facebook post (November 27, 2013)
Indian Country Today interviews Byron Farmer, a member of the Blackfeet Nation of Montana who was arrested and jailed by the tribe for a posting on a Facebook.
President Obama issues proclamation for Thanksgiving Day (November 27, 2013)
President Barack Obama issued the following proclamation for Thanksgiving Day 2013.<
Opinion: Tribes frustrated by lack of consultation on FDA rule (November 27, 2013)
Writer says Food and Drug Administration has failed to consult tribes on a new set of safety rules.
Annual march honors Native children lost in welfare system (November 27, 2013)
The 11th annual Memorial March to Honor Lost Children takes place today to honor Native children and families who have been affected by the child welfare system in Nebraska and Iowa.
Opinion: Reckless policies hurt generations of Native people (November 27, 2013)
Writers call on Congress to address poverty, health and education issues in Indian Country.
Native Sun News: Language summit draws in tribes across US (November 27, 2013)
In the foothills of the sacred Black Hills, the Lakota/Dakota/Nakota language was not only examined and researched in an academic manner, but it was celebrated by the participants of the 6th Annual Tusweca Tiyospaye Language Summit.
Native Sun News: Oglala artist featured at Colorado's capitol (November 27, 2013)
Oglala Lakota artist, Walt Pourier, is set to celebrate the opening of his art exhibit at the Colorado state capital in Denver.
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