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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

Jack McNeel
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

Sara Shahriari
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

George Hardeen
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,
Colby Gilmore.

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
investigation scene.

8. Air Force Introduces Total Force Commissioning Process

9. Cherokee Nation Surgical Tech Honored as National Instructor of the Year

Cherokee Nation
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

Native Nations Institute

11. Ontario Regional Chief Congratulates Iroquois Nationals on Third Place

Finish in World Lax Championships

Courtesy Kenny Frost

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

AP Photo/Matt York
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

source: susanpoint.com
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

Yurok Tribe
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


1. This Is an Interesting Time to Be Indigenous

2. 7 Stunning Photos From the Sussex Pow Wow By Cliff Matias

3. Bering Strait Theory, Pt. 6: DNA, Blood Types and Stereotypes

4. Paul Brooks: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series

Chairman Paul Brooks, Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

5. Socobasin on Maine Commission Report: Not a Commercial Venture – Our Culture

6. World Lacrosse Championship Player Profile: Zach Miller

University of Denver
Zach miller

7. The Ponca and Pawnee Nations’ Drive to Preserve Ancestral Corn

Amos Hinton
Grey corn growing in Kearney, Nebraska.

8. Video: Your Heart Will Soar as This Healed Bald Eagle Flies Back Into the Wild

Dann Boyko
The bald eagle’s plunge into a industrial-waste pool had left it covered in
chemical burns and toxic slime. Now it flies free.

9. Hail to UNCP: New University History Published

Wikimedia
The Old Main, the oldest building located on the University of North Carolina at
Pembroke’s campus, is one of the most recognizable buildings on campus and
is listed on the national register of historic places. The newly published book
details the tradition behind the arrowhead.

10. ‘Drunktown’s Finest’ Screens at Museum of Modern Art

twitter.com/drunktown_movie
Jeremiah Bitsui as Luther ‘SickBoy’ Maryboy in ‘Drunktown’s Finest.’
Wikipedia
A view of the San Jacinto Mountains, in historical Cahuilla territory wherein lies
the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, part of the Cahuilla Nation.

1. Stop the Lake Sakakawea Land Grab

2. Ballot Power: The Revolution in How Alaska Natives Vote

Courtesy James Tucker, of law firm Wilson Elser, in Las Vegas
The extreme isolation of many Alaska Native villages makes early voting, and the
options it offers, a critical part of helping residents get to the polls.

3. Uncontacted Peoples Forced to Flee Peru as More Trouble Awaits

Courtesy Gleison Miranda/FUNAI/Survival
File photo: This thriving community, with baskets full of manioc and papaya, is in
western Brazil, near Peru.

4. Linguistic Isolation in NYC: Not All Latin American Immigrants Speak Spanish

Ángel Franco/The New York Times
Carmen speaks Mixtec, and has picked up a bit of Spanish. Her husband,
Juan Manuel, learned Spanish

5. Attorney General Eric Holder Calls for Redskins to Change

Associated Press
Eric Holder

6. Video: Meet Canoe Skipper Doug Chilton

Sealaska
Tlingit artist Doug Chilton is the leader of the One People Canoe Society. Watch the
videos to learn about his job and how he got started.

7. Air Force Creates Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center

8. Regina Prepares to Host North American Indigenous Games

NAIGCouncil.com
The North American Indigenous Games unveiled its official medals in May 2014.7

9. Twin Arrows Casino Resort Receives AAA Four Diamond Award

Twin Arrows
Twin Arrows Resort Casino

10. World Lacrosse Championships Player Profile: Myan Adams

Cornell.edu
Myan Adams

11. NTU’s Wellness Center to Host 17 Navajo Nation Presidential Candidates

Navajo Technical University
NTU athletic director George LaFrance discusses the many uses for the new
comprehensive wellness center. In addition to serving inter and intramural athletic
programs, the wellness center will also be used for educational purposes, wellness
programs, community events, and graduation ceremonies.

12. EPA Climate Justice: Restoring the Louisiana Coast to Combat Future Effects of Climate Change

Courtesy U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Before-and-after of a restoration project along the Louisiana coastline.

13. Could the Hobby Lobby Ruling Have Saved the San Francisco Peaks?

14.  Game of Crowns’ Native Beauty Queen Sparks Ear-Bite Fight at Foxwoods

source: BravoTV.com
Vanassa Sebastian on stage at the 2012 Mrs. America Pageant, where she won
a prize for Best Original Costume. Source: BravoTV.com

15. Video: An Amusing Look at the Quirky Border Between the U.S. and Canada

YouTube/CGP Grey
This is where the U.S.-Canada border gets weird.

16. Did You See This Lyle Thompson Move vs. Canada? (Go Nationals, Beat USA!)

17. Why Buy ‘Native Inspired’ Products When You Can Get the Real Thing?

Courtesy Louie Gong
The ‘Inspired Natives’ collection includes these mobile phone cases designed by Louie
Gong and Michelle Lowden.

18. Native American YHWH


1. Obama at Standing Rock: The Next Vital Steps

2. Bering Strait Theory, Pt. 5: The Theory Comes Crashing Down

Courtesy world-mysteries.com

3. Friday Funny: What Did the Navajo Elder Say to the Moon?

NASA/Rex
Astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, Apollo 17 lunar module pilot, stands near the
deployed United States flag on the lunar surface, December 1972. Credit:
NASA/Rex

4. You Won’t Believe This: Filmmaker Says Native Genocide Didn’t Happen

5. Got Tribal ID? North Dakota Natives May Not Be Able to Use Theirs to Vote

Courtesy vip.sos.nd
Nearly one-third of North Dakota’s Native population does not have a tribal ID
that looks like the one pictured.

6. Virtual Community Calls on ‘Redskins’ Sponsors to ‘Stop Harming Children’

Native Voice Network

7. Algonquin Rap, Indie Films Will Reign at Montreal First Peoples Festival

Courtesy Land InSights
The colorful teepees brighten up the Place des Festival in Montreal each summer
at the First Peoples Festival, which this year runs from July 29 through August 5.

8. Ceviche: 5 Variations of the Inka Original Seafood Dish

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9. Video: No Butter? No Oil? Chef Bitsoie’s Delicious Native Corn Chowder

10. VIDEO: New Zealand Honors the Creator’s Game With Haka Ceremony

Lax.com
New Zealand presents the Haka ceremony in Denver before the FIL World
Championships began on July 10, 2014.

11. Pow Wow Weekend Planner July 11-13

News.Standford.edu

12. Cherokee Nation Donates Nearly $900K to Improve Water Treatment Plant

(L to R) Front Row: Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilor Janees Taylor, Principal Chief
Bill John Baker, Locust Grove Mayor Heath Holman and Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden
sign the funding agreement for the Locust Grove Water Treatment Plant improvement.
Back Row: Cherokee Nation Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr. looks over the signing.

13. Salish and Kootenai Help Keep Invasive Zebra Mussel Out of Flathead Lake

KYSSFM Radio
Flathead Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake in the western U.S., is known for its
crystal-clear waters. Experts are fighting to keep it invasive-species-free.

14. This Popular Viral Video Is Really Cool, Except for One Thing

15. Warming Predictions Put Tohono O’odham Nation at Abu Dhabi Temperatures by 2100

Thinkstock
Climate Central, a journalism and data think tank, says some parts of Turtle Island

1. Canadian Court Grapples With Native Lands, Preserves Crown Dominion

2. Sioux Mother Jailed for Rescuing Her Abused Sons; Tribe Steps Up

Courtesy Audre’y Eby
Early last year, Audre’y Eby dropped by her former spouse’s home in Iowa to visit
her twin sons. She discovered that her blind child had two black eyes, and his head
was swollen. The boy hadn’t seen a doctor; when he finally did, Eby recalled, the doctor
said he couldn’t suggest the cause of the injuries because they were already healing.

3. Ghosthorse Walks the Red Road, Around The World

Tiokasin Ghosthorse
Tiokasin Ghosthorse makes the most of his walk in the woods.

4. Mexico Must Pay Indigenous Woman Wrongly Jailed for Kidnapping Federal Agents

AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
Otomi Indian woman Jacinta Francisco Marcial spent more than three years in prison before
being released on September 16 , 2009. In May of this year, Francisco Marcial won a high
court decision for illegal imprisonment against the Mexican government.

5. Braves, Chiefs and ‘Redskins’ Play on Land Seized From American Indians

Associated Press
Atlanta Braves player Jason Heyward runs out on to Turner Field in Atlanta in 2012.

6. Billy Mills Talks Protecting Against Suicide, Managing Diabetes, and Healing With Ceremony

Michael Meuers
Billy Mills at the American Indian Health Summit, held in Bemidji, Minnesota

7. Back to Basics: Taos Pueblo Wins Health Award With Old-School Farming

facebook.com/RobertWoodJohnsonFoundation
The Taos Pueblo Head Start/My First School program serves children ages 1 to 5. It is
a welcoming community—not only for students, but their families as well—and was
selected by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to receive the RWJF Culture of
Health Prize honoring outstanding community partnerships helping people live healthier lives.

8. John Poupart: How to Incorporate Indian Values Into Research Methodologies

Mark Luinenburg / Copyright: The McKnight Foundation
John Poupart, president of the American Indian Policy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota

9. World Lacrosse Championship Player Profile: Marty Ward

10. 5 Veterans Receive Cherokee Medal of Patriotism for Their Services

Courtesy Cherokee Nation
Cherokee veteran Cyrus Gilmore, center, is surrounded by family as he accepts his
Cherokee Nation veteran award from Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker,
Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden and Tribal Council.

11. There’s a ‘Redskins Pride’ Caucus in the Virginia Legislature. What?

Courtesy Redskins Pride caucus
Press conference announcing Redskins Pride caucus, from left: Virginia Delegate David
Ramadan, State Senator Chap Petersen, and State Senator William Stanley.

12. Video: Remembering the Fallen Firefighter Heroes of Storm King, and Yarnell

YouTube/The Ute City Rangers
Still from a music video of a song paying tribute to the fallen firefighters in the South Canyon
Fire, nicknamed Storm King Mountain fire after its location. Two of the firefighters who died
20 years ago on July 6, 1994, were Native.

13. Schimmel Wins Starting Postion in WNBA All-Star Game

Shoni Schimmel

14. New Fish Consumption Guidelines More Political Than Scientific, Northwest Tribes Say

Governor Jay Inslee, webcast
Washington Governor Jay Inslee announces his new fish consumption and water-toxics
plan at a press conference on Wednesday, July 9, 2014.

15. Native American Jewelry and Art ~ Eagle Dancer Gallery

 


1. Unfortunate Confusion on the Right of Self-Determination

2. Wisc. Tribes Join Forces to Combat Drug and Gang Activity Through NADGI

3. Remote Amazonian Villages in Peru Lack Schools, Teachers

Barbara Fraser
Young students share a book in a poorly equipped school along the Urituyacu
River, in a remote part of the northeastern Peruvian Amazon.

4. Australian Slot-machine Manufacturer Bets on American Indian Casinos

VGT sells machines such as Live-Call Bingo, Hot Red Ruby and Mr. Money Bags
throughout the U.S. and Mexico.

5. Redskins Blogger Ben Tribbett Resigns via Twitter

Ben Tribbett announced his resignation Monday night.

6. Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation Looms Over Pit River Tribe Gathering

Big Sky Owners Association
A pine-beetle-infested forest in Montana.

7. Monroe Pow Wow Stays Traditional, Doubles in Size

Monroe Pow Wow Facebook page

8. Interior: $50 M in Land Buy-Backs for Rosebud, Deadline August 16

9. How The EPA Is Working to Avoid Another Harvest of Shame, Save Workers

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

10. Let’s Read! Let’s Move! Kicks Off at NMAI

U.S. Department of Education
The Let’s Read! Let’s Move! summer series concluded last year at the National Building
Museum and included appearances by Drew and Jonathan Scott, hosts of HGTV’s hit
show “Property Brothers.”

11. Cowboy Crooner and Steer Wrestler Is ‘Lovin and Losin’ in His Country Music Life

Courtesy Armond Duck Chief
Armond Duck Chief

12. Report: Alberta Oil Sands Contaminate Wild Food, Give Aboriginals Cancer

Youtube video, Vancouver Observer
Moose meat being prepared near Fort Chip Chipewyan

13. World Lacrosse Championships Player Profile: Brett Bucktooth

14. Ethereal Beauty: These 8 Stunning Nunavut Landscapes Will Take Your Breath Away

15. Te Ata, Chickasaw Icon: A Life in Pictures

 


1. Chris Stevens Was a Heroic Ambassador of the Chinooks

2. Chickasaw Diver Making Big Splash in Atlantic Coast Conference

Chickasaw Nation

3. Wildlife Eats Free, and Tribes Are Welcome at Santa Margarita Vineyard

Matt Wallace
Margarita Vineyard in California welcomes wildlife and tribes.

4. South Africa Has Failed the Khomani San; Crushing Hopes of a Better Life

Courtesy sanparks.org

5. McCaskill Demands Answers on Oversight of Alaska Native Corporations in SBA Program

AP
U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, chairman of the Subcommittee on Financial & Contracting Oversight

6. Video: Polar Bears Seeking Ice Will Warm and Chill Your Heart

GoPro/Arctic Exploration Fund/YouTube
A polar bear’s endless quest for ice.

7. Watch & Learn: Make Creamy Kale & Artichoke Dip Like Hoopa Home-Chef Meagen Baldy

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8. Osage Swear In Standing Bear as Principal Chief

Geoffrey Standing Bear sworn in as Principal Chief of the Osage Nation, July 2, 2014

9. The Nevada Indian Commission on Tourism Celebrates 10-Year Presence in China

(Nevada Indian Territory/Flickr)
Sherry Rupert

10. Who were the Mound Builders? The First American Civilization built by Native Americans!


1. The Institutional Racism Against Black Indians

2. Bering Strait Theory, Pt. 4: The Indisputable Facts in the Artifacts

3. Code Talker Stories: Penned by a Daughter, With Love

Courtesy Rio Nuevo Publishers

4. Do American Indians Celebrate the 4th of July?

Courtesy Pius Spottedhorsechief, vice president of the Pawnee Indian Veterans
The Pawnee Indian Veterans Homecoming Pow Wow recognizes returning veterans.
Pawnee, Oklahoma. The 68th annual Pawnee homecoming takes place
July 3 through 6, 2014.

5. Heroes Till the End: Code Talkers in Their Twilight Years

6. Camp Out July 4 Weekend at Top-Rated RV Parks in Indian Country

The Villages at Turning Stone RV Park earned a perfect rating for the 2014 Good Sam
RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory. The Villages is one of only 68 parks to
achieve this in the US.

7. Happy 4th From Your Friendly Neighborhood Rez Fireworks Stand

8. Iroquois Nationals Gearing up for World Lacrosse Championships in Denver, Colorado

IroquoisNationals.org
Iroquois Nationals U-19, who were the Bronze Medalist Field Lacrosse Team at the World
Lacrosse Championships in 2012 in Turku, Finland. The team will play in Denver, Colorado
on July 11, 2014 for the World Lacrosse Championship.

9. Catawba Trust Land Support Boosted by Three Congressmen

YNNE HARLAN/EBCI Public Relations
Principal Chief Michell Hicks (center) is shown with NC Governor Pat McCrory (left) and
NC Speaker of the House and Senatorial candidate Thom Tillis at the NCGOP Convention
held this past weekend [June 9] at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort.

10. The Irony of Fireworks and Freedom While Living With PTSD on July 4th

Courtesy National Center for PTSD

11. Huh? Snyder Might Let Go of ‘Redskins’ Name if This Happens…

Associated Press

12. Word Up: Gyasi Ross Teaches Gawker About Native Hip Hop

Source: Gawker

13. Native Gays Celebrated at West Hollywood Intertribal Pow Wow

Diego James Robles
Jingle dress dancer Kathryn Draper, Choctaw/Creek, dances in an intertribal during the Celebrating
All Life and Creation Pow Wow in West Hollywood’s Plummer Park, on Saturday afternoon,
June 28, 2014.

14. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Updates Climate Change Adaptation Policy

15. Sorry, Pete: The Dutch Just Made Christmas a Little Less Racist

AP Photo/Peter Dejong
A ‘Zwarte Piet’, or Black Pete, the blackface sidekick of the Dutch version of Santa Claus, takes
part in a parade in Amsterdam in 2013. AP Photo/Peter Dejong

 


1. A Book Review of ‘The Medicine Valley Series: Tessa’s Dance and Signal Peak’

2. A New Push to Hire More Native Veterans at Indian Affairs

Courtesy Kevin K. Washburn
Washburn: “Individuals who have served in the Armed Forces have a
proven track record for integrity, discipline and leadership, and are
highly qualified candidates in a variety of occupations throughout
Indian Affairs.”

3. Why Is the Redskins Name a Political Issue?

Of the USPTO’s ruling on the Redskins trademarks, conservative radio host
Ruch Limbaugh says, ‘This is not the Patent and Trademark Office — this is
Barack Obama.’

4. Culture Bearers: 5 Carvers Who Kept Northwest Coast Carving Alive, Part 2

Harvey Davis/Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection/Museum of History and Industry
Joseph Hillaire works on a friendship pole for Kobe, Japan in 1961. The pole, which
represents the Sister City relationship between Seattle and Kobe, still stands in
a park in Kobe.

5. Chickasaw Kayaker Competes in Hungary

Chickasaw Nation

6. Using Traditional Ecological Knowledge to Adapt to Climate Change [Video]

Vimeo/Rosalyn LaPier

7. China Stops Issuing Permits for GM Grain Imports From US

Dakota Ethanol

8. Video: Navajo Teen Turns Community Need Into Science Award

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Raquel Redshirt has created solar ovens from parts found on the Navajo Reservation.

9. ‘Redskins’ Is Officially a Dictionary-Defined Racial Slur — in All Cases

Associated Press

10. Meet Wiggle Tooth, Germany’s Stereotypical Native of Hygiene

tooth-indians.com
The main character of the books is a little girl named Wiggle Tooth of the Tooth Tribe.
A stereotypical supporting cast includes a gray-haired shaman, a faithful animal sidekick
and a variety of comedic others.

11. Court Ruling Paves Way for Martha’s Vineyard Casino

12. This Aztec Headdress Came to Europe 500 Years Ago. It Can’t Go Home

Photo: weltmuseumwien.at / KHM with MVK and ÖTM
The 500-year-old headdress given by Moctezuma to Cortes won’t be going home to Mexico.
Photo: weltmuseumwien.at / KHM with MVK and ÖTM

13. Supreme Court Used Indian Law to Prevent Birth Control for Women

AP Photo

14. HistoryMakers Captures Heart of Black Experience in America

CBS News
Julieanna Richardson interviews Maya Angelou for HistoryMakers.

15. Mary Simon to Receive the 2014 Award for Excellence in Aboriginal Relations

Courtesy Canadian Council of Aboriginal Business

16. Wondolowski Was This Close to Scoring Against Belgium

FRANCISCO LEONG/AFP/Getty Images
US forward Chris Wondolowski (L) shoots past Belgium’s goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois during
the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 1, 2014.

 


1. Break the ‘Redskins’ Stalemate With a Media Boycott

2. Youth the Focus of President’s Visit to Standing Rock

Suzette Brewer
The time is well overdue to invest in Native youth.

3. Just Ask Joe: Sarcinella Lead Contact for Defense Department

Courtesy Chris Allen
Joe Sarcinella works with his support team to update the DoD Tribal Consultation Policy.

4. Not Again! Hopi Katsinam Auctioned in Paris Despite Outcry

Vladislav Gajic / Fotolia

5. 10 Foods Natives Had Before Europeans

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6. Beloved Cherokee Chief Lends Name to Newly Identified Moth Species

Courtesy Cherokee Nation
Cherokeea attakullakulla, the newly identified moth species that has been named after
the beloved chief.

7. Former AIM Director to Pursue $90 Billion Lawsuit Against Cleveland Indians

Associated Press

8. It’s About Time! Indigenous Recognition Added to El Salvador Constitution

Courtesy operationworld.org

9. 5 Things a Rez Dog Will Do Vs. 5 Things a Rez Cat Will Do

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10. Jim Carrey Cracks Joke About Monsanto

Youtube/Maharishi University of Management
Carrey: “You are ready and able to do beautiful things in this world, and as you walk
through those doors today, you will only have two choices: love or fear. Choose love,
and don’t ever let fear turn you against your playful heart.”

11. Powerlifter Ray Fougnier, 71, Wins Five Medals at World Powerlifting Championships

Courtesy Ray Fougnier
Ray Fougnier, 71 year-old Oneida Indian Nation Wolf Clan member, captured an overall
silver medal and several other medals at the 2014 International Powerlifting Federation
World Championships in South Africa earlier this month.

12. Video: Young Activist Pleads Guilty to Blocking Bison Slaughter in Yellowstone

Buffalo Field Campaign/YouTube
Young Comfrey Jacobs, frustrated with what he saw as the ineffectiveness of legal methods,
made himself a one-man blockade to stop the slaughter of bison in Yellowstone National Park.

13. Is This Fun? ‘Deadskins’ Game Promises Scalp-Taking Zombie Indians

source: kickstarter.com/projects/587037378/deadskins
‘Scalp the entire team in any death match and instantly win!’ says the Deadskins Kickstarter page.

14. Assayii Lake Fire 98% Contained on Navajo Nation; Gratitude Erupts in Posters

15. Temryss Lane’s World Cup: A Wondo Interview and Proud Natives in Red Paint

Courtesy Temryss Lane
Temryss Lane watches the USA play Portugal during the 2014 World Cup.

16. Happy 100th Birthday Allan Houser! Works by the Apache Master Sculptor

sourcde: facebook.com/AllanHouserGallery
Allan Houser at work