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U.S Department of the Interior
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
are seen here with Beatrice Rafferty School students and Principal Michael
Dr. Steven Salaita is a Palestinian American scholar in Native American studies
fired for free speech.
The Ronald Reagan Federal Building and United States Courthouse in
Santa Ana, California
Courtesy Cherokee Nation
Cherokee Nation Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden thanked Cherokee veterans
and brothers Elmer Tadpole Jr. and Thomas Tadpole for their service to the
country, as Principal Chief Bill John Baker presented the brothers their
Cherokee Nation veteran awards.
Courtesy Hoopa Valley Tribe
Chairperson Danielle Vigil-Masten and Tribal Council members took Bureau of
Reclamation officials and Supervisor Ryan Sundberg on a boat down the Trinity
River in Hoopa.
A Mattanock Town sign sits outside of the Nansemond Powwow
grounds in Suffolk, Virginia, indicating the future site of a Nansemond
Indian Village, Cultural Museum and Tribal Center.
YouTube/Yurok youth video
This is what the Klamath River looked like in 2002, when conditions were similar
to those present now. Releasing water from the Trinity River into the Klamath
would cool it down and raise water levels, enabling fish to survive.
Aboriginal Peoples Television Network
The number of mourners grew over the course of the evening from about 1,000
to 1,300, APTN reported.
Ty Thompson becomes Epoch Lacrosse’s first endorsed athlete
National Archives/Miles Brothers photograph, 1902
Two Tlingit women with several children near the Kotsina River, Alaska.
Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press
Residential school survivor Joe George, right, and elder Marie George embrace
during a Truth and Reconciliation Commission event. A judge ruled August 7 that
each survivor will decide if their testimony is preserved or destroyed.
James Woodcock/Billings Gazette
The Crow Fair and Rodeo starts on August 14, 2014.
A uniform similar to the one pictures, that was worn by Navajo Code Talker
George H. Kirk Sr. will return home after 15 years.
Photo courtesy Cori Pretty Weasel
The Crow Cowgirls representing for their tribe and team atop the Space Needle.
They had come to Seattle to watch Native American basketball star Shoni
Schimmel play a WNBA game.
Pathkeepers Native youth outside the White House in Washington, D.C. after
touring the White House and meeting with the White House Office of
Heritage Hotels and Resorts, Inc., Architecture by Gensler
New Heritage Albuquerque Hotel in Old Town
The cast of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy;’ early in the movie, Chris Pratt, left,
lip-syncs to Redbone’s 1974 hit ‘Come and Get Your Love.’
Notah Begay III
U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Jason Joel Brown
Health care providers have much to consider when diagnosing and treating PTSD,
to help five tools have been developed to assist with clinical support.
China’s “Atlantis” is the mysterious Lion City under Qiandao Lake.
Hundreds of people packed the Place des Festivals to see Algonquin rap
sensation Samian at the Montreal First Peoples Festival on July 31.
Chairwoman Lynn “Nay” Valbuena, San Manuel Band of Mission Indians.
Courtesy U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Hip-hop and climate change go together, related as they are to health and well-being.
Image source: Wikipedia Commons
This statue promoting an outdated narrative of American history used to sit on the
Capitol steps, but hasn’t been seen in 56 years.
10. The Native American Holocaust – The Shocking Truth
Biba S. Kavass
Earlier this summer, two group leaders, two teachers, and 11 high school
students piled into a van at Rapid City Airport to spend a week at Pine Ridge to
learn about the culture, study the factors contributing to such extreme poverty
on the reservation, and examine the use of microfinance to promote economic
growth and development.
Delaware Tribe of Indians
Dee Ketchum tells Bear Tompkins how to tie the water drum as attendees look on
Gabe Souza/Portland Press Herald
A Passamaquoddy elder rests his hands on an oar while working near Long Lake
in Indian Township this spring. The people on the tribe’s two eastern Maine
reservations have spent decades fighting for their rights while struggling to preserve
their collective identity.
Mullin is one of two Native Congressmen, and one of the 50 Most Beautiful people
on the DC political scene, according to TheHill.com
Courtesy Sen. Tim Johnson’s Office
Sen. Tim Johnson’s Native Languages Bill passes out of Committee
These concho belts incorporate pieces from 28 Native artists. They will be auctioned off
at the Santa Fe Indian Market’s Live Auction Gala, taking place on August 23, 2014.
National Climate Assessment/The Story Group/Vimeo
The chapter of the National Climate Assessment released in May by the Obama
administration talks about melting—of ice, permafrost and glaciers—and talks about
how the effects of each are compounded because of climate change.
16. (Part 1) Indigenous Native American Prophecy (Elders Speak part 1)
17. (Part 2) Indigenous Native American Prophecy (Elders Speak part 2)
18. Oldest Native American drumming video ever
Kisha and her brother, SPC Tommy Makerney at Camp Copper, Iraq in 2008.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District
A VCP technician examines prehistoric pottery sherds.
“I am disturbed by the number of Area Director positions that are now filled with ‘acting’
Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy
Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Health and Human Services Secretary
Kathleen Sebelius join students for lunch during a visit at Lowry Elementary School
in Denver, Colorado on September 17, 2012. Duncan and Sebelius visited the school
to tout the school’s approach to wellness and to highlight the importance of healthy
eating and maintaining an active lifestyle.
James Brown is taking a stand against the Redskins name.
Saginaw Grant was 52 when he first appeared on screen in a credited role.
Before they were on TV: Kini Zamora, Native Hawaiian, and Korina Emmerich,
Puyallup, shown here wearing (respectively) Hawaiian regalia and jingle dress, are
contestants on ‘Project Runway.’
via Global Times
The mysterious 150,000-year-old pipe-like structures baffling scientists in
western China have been dubbed the Alien Ruins are as lucrative to the tourist
trade as they are mysterious in origin.
…a forum for the discussion of political, social and economic issues affecting
the indigenous peoples of the United States, including their lack of political
representation, economic deprivation, health care issues, and the on-going
struggle for preservation of identity and cultural history