Native America Calling: Tribal museums make a difference (November 30, 2023)Tribal museums are on the forefront of representing Native culture and information accurately and effectively.
Native America Calling: Igloos and traditional winter homes (November 28, 2023)Join Native America Calling to talk with traditional builders who carry on igloo and winter house building.
Native America Calling: Native student discipline disparities (October 16, 2023)More teachers and administrators are turning to trauma-informed practices in the classroom.
Native America Calling: Growing recognition to change offensive place names (September 21, 2023)Until this month, one of Colorado’s highest peaks was named for the former state governor who fostered and supported the Sand Creek Massacre in 1864.
Native America Calling: How tribes brought about a historic dam removal (August 15, 2023)The largest dam removal project in U.S. history is taking place in the Klamath River basin. Tribes were instrumental in making it happen.
Tribal youth get a taste of food sovereignty at White House gathering (November 15, 2022)Dozens of young Native people flocked to the nation’s capital for the return of the White House Tribal Youth Forum, where they saw food sovereignty in action.
Underscore.News: Young Native runner honors family legacy (November 3, 2022)Ku Stevens’ great-grandfather escaped an Indian boarding school by running 50 miles through the desert to get home. Decades later, Ku runs to honor that legacy.
Elizabeth Woody: The Museum at Warm Springs celebrates tribal heritage (November 2, 2022)At The Museum at Warm Springs, we celebrate our unique cultures, traditions, histories, arts and languages every month.
Native America Calling: The strength of tribal courts (October 27, 2022)Tribal courts are asserting their ability to mete out justice and work toward healing.
Indian gaming revenues hit record $39 billion despite COVID-19 (August 10, 2022)The tribal casino industry has rebounded dramatically despite the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, with revenues reaching a record high.
Charges laid against Native woman reported as missing in Canada (August 8, 2022)Dawn Walker has been accused of faking her disappearance and that of her child in a case that attracted widespread attention in Canada.
Native America Calling: A promising trend on college tuition (June 13, 2022)Tuition waivers for Native students are becoming more common. Native America Calling looks at the trend and sees who it helps.
Underscore.news: Umatilla Reservation family loses two to COVID-19 (September 8, 2021)The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation tried early and often to protect citizens from COVID-19.
Underscore.news: MMIW remains a crisis in Oregon (May 5, 2021)The COVID-19 pandemic and mismatched databases confound efforts to address failures investigating Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs sets business meeting and hearing (March 24, 2021)The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is meeting to advance more bills and to hear about water needs in Native communities.
‘A historic day’: #MMIW legislation finally signed into law (October 12, 2020)It took years of work by Native women and activists but legislation to address the crisis of missing and murdered sisters and relatives has finally become law.
Indian Country bills crawl to final approval in busy election cycle (September 22, 2020)Five Indian Country bills are finally over their last hurdle on Capitol Hill, giving Republicans, Democrats and maybe even Donald Trump a chance to declare victory ahead of the presidential election.
Sen. John Hoeven hails passage of Indian Country legislation (September 22, 2020)Five Indian Country bills are on their way to President Donald Trump for his signature.
Indian bills on House schedule for week of September 21, 2020 (September 20, 2020)It’s a busy week for Indian Country’s legislative agenda on Capitol Hill.
Underscore.news: Census in the age of pandemic (September 10, 2020)
The Census has long failed to accurately tally populations in Indian Country. COVID-19 is hampering attempts to fix that.
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