1. AIANTA Announces Nominations for New Board of Directors, Representatives
2. Brutal Violence in Border Towns Linked to Colonization
Courtesy Albuquerque Police Department
Alex Rios, 18, Nathaniel Carillo, 16, and Gilbert Tafoya, 15, are suspects in the
brutal deaths of two homeless Navajo men in Albuquerque on July 21.
3. Bill Clinton Gives Nod to American Indian STEM Program
Lower Brule Middle School students learned about the importance of medicinal
plants in a problem-based learning project designed to connect the cultural
traditions of the past and their relevance today.
4. Free Speech Firestorm Follows American Indian Studies Professor’s Firing
Salaita’s firing: “a flagrant violation of academic freedom and an affront to our
colleagues in American Indian Studies.”
5. Take Heed City Dwellers: It’s Hot and Getting Hotter
Cities are getting hotter, some of the hottest of them in Indian country.
6. Music, Laughter and Art: IFAM Wraps Day 1
7. Video: Chris Wondolowski Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge With San Jose
Chris Wondolowski (far left) prepares to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with
teammates: Tommy Thompson, Shaun Francis, Jordan Stewart, JJ Koval,
Billy Knutsen, JB Pierazzi.
8. Rebuttal to David Wilkins
9. Fish Kill Averted: Department of Interior Agrees to Release Water Into
Hoopa Valley Tribe/YouTube
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation will release water from Trinity River dams into
the Klamath to avert a mass fish kill.
10. EPA Climate Justice Blog: Urban Air Toxics Report Shows Reduced
Pollution in Communities
Pollution in many cities and communities is dropping. Above, Albuquerque, one
of many cities in the U.S. with a high Native population.
11. 10 Intricate Baskets by Santa Fe Indian Market Star Jeremy Frey
Basket by Jeremy Frey. Source: jeremyfreybaskets.com
12. Fox Guest: Native American Genocide Didn’t Happen