KCET: Bishop Paiute Tribe seeks to restore endangered pupfish (July 16, 2014)
The tribe has established a Native Fish Refuge on its reservation.
Opinion: Native Americans get stake in Native Hawaiian status (July 16, 2014)
Writer connects Interior Department effort to revise the federal recognition process with discussions about Native Hawaiian sovereignty.
CPR: Iroquois Nationals compete in world lacrosse tournament (July 16, 2014)
The sport that originated among the Iroquois has spread across the world.
Garden City Group executive ties Cobell payment delay to DOI (July 16, 2014)
Indian beneficiaries are still waiting on the final payment from the $3.4 million settlement.
APM: Native Nations Institute surveying off-reservation youth (July 16, 2014)
The Native Nations Institute is conducting an online survey of Native youth who live away from their communities.
Macleans: Educational reforms for Native children out of reach (July 16, 2014)
Maclean’s associate editor Tamsin McMahon explores some of the reasons why educational reforms on First Nations have been elusive.
Mary Pember: Wisconsin tribes ask EPA to stop massive mine (July 16, 2014)
Six tribes sign letter in opposition to huge $1.3 billion mine in northern Wisconsin.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe signs agreement for Cobell buy-back (July 16, 2014)
The reservation is the second-most fractionated in Indian Country.
Report faults Maine over dealings with Passamaquoddy Tribe (July 16, 2014)
State has claimed authority over tribal fishing activities.
Edward Snowshoe, 24, had been kept in solitary confinement for 162 consecutive days.
BIA to start $10M program to help tribes with climate change (July 16, 2014)
Karen Diver, the chairwoman of the Fond du Lac Band, has been serving on a climate change task force created by the White House.
Review: Brando Skyhorse finds out truth about his 'Indian' dad (July 16, 2014)
A favorable review of Take This Man: A Memoir by author Brando Skyhorse, who was raised thinking that his father was an imprisoned Indian activist.
Morongo Band won't disclose water usage from bottling plant (July 16, 2014)
The tribe hosts a $26 million Nestle Waters facility on the reservation.
Carla Mann: Johnson O'Malley needs an accurate student count (July 16, 2014)
An accurate student count is the first step in ensuring the survival of the Johnson O'Malley program.
Winter King: Protecting sacred sites after Supreme Court case (July 16, 2014)
Attorney Winter King wonders if the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby can protect the sacred San Francisco Peaks.
Steven Newcomb: Indian Country is a system of schizophrenia (July 16, 2014)
Steven Newcomb reflects on President Barack Obama and his visit to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota.
Grouchy Gourmet: A politically-correct 'Native American Taco' (July 16, 2014)
Trying to change the age-old 'Indian taco' to 'Native American Taco' is almost sacrilegious.
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