1. Why I Write for a Native Audience
2. Abuse and Neglect: The Toxic Lives of Drug Endangered Children
3. CA Tribe Has New Recognition Hopes After Costly, Two-Decade Struggle
flickr/Judith W. Sandoval/Veterans for Peace
Muwekma-Ohlone-Tribe-2010-Flickr: The Muwekma Ohlone Tribe joined Veterans
For Peace members in the Memorial Day Parade in November 2010. Following the
parade the Ohlone preformed a Gourd Dance and a Healing Ceremony in the
Memorial Grove adjacent to the Veterans Building in San Francisco.
4. North American Indian Days Pow Wow Celebrates Blackfeet Traditions
Dancers dance in the arena at the 63rd North American Indian Days pow wow
on July 10-13, 2014.
5. A 10-Year-Old Working? Bolivia Changes Child Labor Laws
Eddy Roman Davalos Cayo, 15 Vice President of the Union of Child and
Adolescent Workers, and children sit with Bolivian vice president Alvaro Garcia
Linera and other leaders at the signing of the new Boys, Girls and Adolescents’
code on July 17, 2014.
6. 16 Complete Intensive Navajo Generating Station Training Program
The newest graduates of the NGS Power Plant Fundamentals School are
(front row left to right) Dexter Williams, Mario Gorman, Shon Redshirt, Cleveland
Shortman, Michael Tsingine, Tallia Tsinnijinnie, D’Armond Chee, Jeremy Mountain,
Francine Hatathlie, (back row left to right) Donovan Tsinnijinnie, Jared Fowler,
Orrin Billy, Cory Stingley, Bing Bizardie, Phillip Bedonie, Durwood Tallsalt,
7. RCMP Shoot Unarmed Man at Norway Cree First Nation Children’s Baseball Game
Courtesy Annabella Lapensee via CBC News
The baseball diamond where the RCMP shooting took place became an
8. Air Force Introduces Total Force Commissioning Process
9. Cherokee Nation Surgical Tech Honored as National Instructor of the Year
Cherokee Nation W.W. Hastings Hospital Surgical Technology Program Instructor
Tommy Hays holds up his 2013 New Instructor of the Year Award from the
Association of Surgical Technologists.
10. Start Learning About Native Nation Building for Free Today
11. Ontario Regional Chief Congratulates Iroquois Nationals on Third Place
Finish in World Lax Championships
12. Don’t Eat a Big Mac on a Bear Hunt: Tristan Ahtone’s Journalism 101
Courtesy Katherine Lanpher
Tristan Ahtone holding the five plaques he won at the 2014 National Native
Media Conference. Photo by Katherine Lanpher.
13. Video: John Oliver Skewers the Racism That’s Filling Up U.S. Prisons
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver/YouTube
Comedian and commentator John Oliver skewers the U.S. prison system using
muppets on his eponymous HBO show.
14. Rez Ball Rules: MVP Shoni Schimmel Scores 29(!) in WNBA All-Star Game
East’s ShoniSchimmel (23), of the Atlanta Dream, drives against Nneka
Ogwumike of the Los Angeles Sparks, during the second half the WNBA
All-Star basketball game, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Phoenix. The East
won 125-124 in overtime. (AP Photo/Matt York)
15. San Juan Island’s Iconic House Posts Celebrate 10 Years
Susan Point’s ‘Interaction’ house posts at Friday Harbor on San Juan Island,
Washington. Source: susanpoint.com
16. Iroquois Nationals Dominate Australia, Win Bronze Medal in World Lacrosse Finals
Patrick E. McCarthy/Newday/AP
Iroquois Nationals win bronze medal in World Lacrosse Championships
17. Raid Targets Illegal Marijuana Farms Sapping Yurok’s Drought-Plagued Water Supply
One of the many illegal marijuana farms that federal agents uprooted in a
raid on July 21.
18. Ah Nee Mah – Native Visions (A Native American Music Journey) 2013 Full Album