Archives For Indian Country Education

1. Native American Land and Classism

2. EBCI Tribal Members Named to All-conference Team

Cherokee One Feather
Spencer McCoy celebrates his second consecutive state title after pinning Ryan Sheppard.

3. Talking Points: Sen. Heitkamp Discusses Native Issues

Courtesy Sen. Heidi Heitkamp’s Office
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, right, was in attendance for the Champions for Change ceremony in Washington, D.C. recently. Heitkamp is pictured with office intern and one of the five Champions for Change Danielle Finn.

4. ‘Watch Your Red-skinned Back’—Racist Notes Surface in California Schools

Marc Dadigan
Pictured, from left, are Pit River tribal members Tyler LaMirande, 7th grade; Mikaela Gali-LaMirande, 10th grade; Talissa Gali, 5th grade; and Alexis Elmore, 7th grade, have reported systemic bullying targeting them and other Indian students at Burney Junior-Senior High School and Burney Elementary in Northern California.

5. Ho-Chunk Inc. Subsidiary Gets $2.3 Million Federal Contract

6. The Choctaw Gift to the Starving Irish

America Meredith,
‘Choctaw Give Aid to the Irish’ by America Meredith

7. Rescind the Medals of Dishonor

8. A Giant Step Forward for Equal Voting Rights in Native Lawsuit

Courtesy Richard Peterson
American Indians within the Wolf Point School District received positive news on March 14 when an one-person-one-vote agreement was reached.

9. Tortoise Rock Casino in Twentynine Palms Preps for Grand Opening

Courtesy Tortoise Rock Casino’s Facebook page
The Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians expects tourists to flock to California’s High-Desert for its new boutique casino, opening March 31.

10. 7 Indigenous Artists, Activists and Allies Who Took the Icy Winter Challenge Plunge

The Baker Twins, a.k.a. Canadian models Shannon and Shauna Baker, take the Winter Challenge to the Red Carpet.

11. Albuquerque’s Saving Damsels: Rocking That Native Soul in 2014

Photo by Jason Morgan Edwards
JJ Otero of Saving Damsels at Frogville Studios in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in November 2013.

12. Fond du Lac Ojibwe Wins Minn. Boys State 1A Quarterfinal in Triple OT

Star Tribune

13. NFL: M.I.A. Owes Us copy6.6 Million for a Bird, but Redskins Still OK

Photo: Perry Knotts, AP
M.I.A. preforms during the NFL Super Bowl XLVI halftime show at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday, February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, IN. The Giants won the game 21-17. (AP Photo/Perry Knotts)