Slate: Historians put a number on Indian people sold into slavery (January 18, 2016)
Tribal members, from Apache people to Wampanoags, were forced to work as slaves in Canada and as far away as Bermuda.
Lakota Country Times: Non-profit at Pine Ridge sponsors bee hive (January 18, 2016)
The mission of The Honeybee Conservancy is to raise awareness about the importance of bees and to inspire communities to act as stewards for bees and their natural environment.
Native Sun News: Northern Cheyenne elders lose heating subsidy (January 18, 2016)
Winter is hard for many on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation.
Bayard Johnson: Hollywood is still fighting the old Indian wars (January 18, 2016)
Aren’t we all sick of it by now, Indians and non-Indians alike? Can’t we agree that all people should be treated with respect in movies?
Cari Carpenter: Sarah Winnemucca sought return of Paiute land (January 18, 2016)
The Malheur Indian Reservation was established for the Northern Paiutes in 1872 by President Grant.
Mike Myers: Supreme Court ready to cheat Native people again (January 18, 2016)
What’s being said here is that the Indigenous nation and/or people have no claim or right just cuz we’re here and our presence automatically precludes any rights, interests or claims.
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