Brigid Harrison: Lenni-Lenape Nation battles for recognition (November 30, 2015)
A lawsuit filed in July by members of the Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation against the State of New Jersey alleges that the Christie administration is denying the tribe’s members civil rights by withdrawing recognition of the tribe.
Alice Soscia: Connecticut tribes share wealth with community (November 30, 2015)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribal Council are making headlines for their efforts to build a new casino and preserve Connecticut jobs, but at United Way, we know them as some of our most dedicated community partners.
Supreme Court throws wrench into Native Hawaiian election (November 30, 2015)
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy issued an order that blocks the counting of votes in an election that's restricted to Native Hawaiians.
Official in Paraguay fired for kicking Indian woman in stomach (November 30, 2015)
President Horacio Cartes fired Jorge Servin after he was seen on a video kicking the woman, who was taking part in a protest.
Brandon Ecoffey: President of tribal college takes aim at paper (November 30, 2015)
I have always been an advocate for Oglala Lakota College. I look at the product it produces year in and year out and the proof is in the pudding.
Ivan Star Comes Out: Indoctrinated at an Indian boarding school (November 30, 2015)
I was virtually raised in a boarding school so the idea of expressing gratitude to a Christian Deity became embedded in my consciousness.
Native Sun News: Lakota swimmers promote healthy lifestyles (November 30, 2015)
Swim Week participants serve as year-long ambassadors for health by incorporating changes into their own lives, developing community programs, and sharing their experiences with family, friends, and community.
Terry Brunner: Helping tribal communities build an economy (November 30, 2015)
During the last seven years, we’ve heard from a veritable plethora of experts as to how best help New Mexico recover from the recession.
Bobbi Rose Nez: Big Brothers Big Sisters reaches Native youth (November 30, 2015)
encourage all adults, particularly males, in the Native American community to rise to the challenge and volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters.
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