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"We are not your mascots"
It’s time all Native Americans stood together as one.

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In “The Ghost Road: Anishnaabe Responses to Indian Hating,” author and professor Matthew Fletcher shows how the law has harmed Native people and shaped the policies that govern them.

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President Donald Trump gave a shout out to the Lumbee Tribe and the Catawba Nation during a campaign rally in North Carolina.

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The PROGRESS Act, a bipartisan bill to improve tribal self-governance, has finally been signed into law.

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Native supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden are hosting a pre-watch party for the final debate of the 2020 campaign.

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Native people are trying to address homelessness in their community. A former cop who now serves as mayor is standing in their way.

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With her fate in the hands of voters, Sen. Martha McSally (R-Arizona) left little doubt about the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s to the nation’s highest court.

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Looking back on the unprecedented events, hardships, challenges and losses we’ve navigated this year, certainly everyone would agree that 2020 has been a roller coaster experience none of us asked for or wanted.

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The silent crisis of missing and murdered indigenous women is wreaking havoc on our families and communities.

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“You have the full endorsement of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe,” President Rodney Bordeaux told the Democratic presidential ticket.

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“I’ve known about the award for a long time and always dreamed of it, but never thought I would get it,” said Larissa FastHorse. “I’m just a girl from South Dakota.”

Native America Calling NAC
What are the issues that are important to young Native voters?

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President Trump finally signed a tribal self-governance bill into law but he doesn’t plan to follow all of its provisions if he doesn’t feel like it.

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Just days after their boss bashed Indigenous Peoples Day, members of the Donald Trump administration tried their best to portray the president as someone who cares about the interests of America’s “first” inhabitants.

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William Perry Pendley’s “acting” status at the Bureau of Land Management calls into question his decisions on energy leases, national monuments and conservation plans across the nation.

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Serving 22 years in the U.S. Army has had a profound impact on the life of Remi Bald Eagle.

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History has shown that Indians have always resisted their removal and displacement.

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“Advice from the elders helped the tiospaye stay emotionally strong,” Jace DeCory said at the West River History Conference.

Native America Calling NAC
When domestic violence happens there’s a number of agencies involved including the justice system, police, and social service agencies.

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Donald Trump released his “Putting America’s First Peoples First Plan” on October 20, 2020.

Plans for a memorial which will honor the students of the Rapid City Indian Boarding School were unveiled during the annual Native American Day walk.

Northern Cheyenne Monument, Near Fort Robinson, Nebraska
Due to the high number of deaths of elders in recent weeks and months among the Northern Cheyenne, the matter of funerals and grieving is a common topic of discussion.

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The Great Plains Tribal Leaders Health Board will be providing services at a temporary location while construction of the $100 million Oyate Health Center is underway.

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Residents on the Salt River Pima–Maricopa Indian Community are condemning the use of force against a opponents of Donald Trump’s border wall.

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Valles Caldera National Preserve in New Mexico is a sacred place for many tribes.

Border Barrier Construction: Yuma
Can President Trump use military funds for the wall along the U.S. border? The Supreme Court is set to decide.

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Tohono O’odham and congressional officials are condemning the “utterly shameful” use of tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse a border wall protest.

Native America Calling NAC
COVID-19 isn’t the only infectious disease to be concerned about as the weather gets colder.

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As Lakota people, we struggle to experience even a fraction of what “white privilege” provides for the bigot in this country.

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The coronavirus pandemic has put many people — Native women especially — in peril from domestic violence.

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Angela McConnell, Hoopa and Mojave, was murdered two years ago. Authorities have yet to resolve her case.

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Native people may face barriers to voting but not enough to assure residents of the Navajo Nation that their ballots will be counted.

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President Donald Trump disavowed Indigenous Peoples Day during a campaign rally in Michigan.

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NAFOA is committed to fostering life-long learning from youth to executive leaders.

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Disney has added a content advisory to Peter Pan due to its stereotypical depictions of Native people.

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Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney addresses the Alaska Federation of Natives, an organization where she formerly served as co-chair.

Native America Calling NAC
The LANDBACK campaign calls out the social and political structures built on stolen land and advocates for returning land to Native nations.

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The fate of the Indian health care system is in the hands of the U.S. Supreme Court in a case where not even the Trump administration is defending the trust and treaty responsibility to tribes and their citizens.

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The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case seeking to invalidate the Affordable Care Act. What does that mean for tribes and their citizens?

Native America Calling NAC
As Election Day nears, worries about adequate access to the polls increase across Indian Country.