1. Celebrate Valentine’s Day: Stop Violence Against Indigenous Women
2. Deb Haaland Discusses Her Run for New Mexico’s Lt. Governor
Deb Haaland: “It is 2014 and women are doing more and I always encourage young people to get their educations and step outside of their comfort zones and do something that they feel will have an impact on people’s lives.”
3. 360 Scientists Urge Environmental Protection Agency to Quash Bristol Bay Pebble Mine
Bristol Bay region of Alaska
4. Indigenous Rights Advocates Question Keith Harper Nomination
5. Niagara Falls and Sap: Valentine Poems by Alex Jacobs and Janet Rogers
Image source: Wikimedia Commons
Aerial view of Niagara Falls, flipped and superimposed.
6. Cherokee Nation’s Valentines for Veterans
Cherokee Nation Immersion School sixth-graders, clockwise from left, Sinihele Rhodes, Solomon Winn, Hondo Kirk, Daylon Dunn and Liam McAlpine create Valentine cards to be given to veterans.
7. Video: 9 Romantic Songs for Valentine’s Day
8. Kiowa Striker Chris Wondolowski Seeks World Cup Spot for U.S.
Striker Chris Wondolowski, Kiowa, is Seeking a spot in the World Cup
9. Native Youth, Aboriginal Midwives Announce Partnership During ‘Heart Your Parts’
Native Youth Sexual Health Network Facebook
10. Marius Redux: Another Danish Zoo Mulls Killing Second Giraffe
Seven-year-old Marius of Jyllands Park zoo in Denmark may also be doomed, like his namesake at the Copenhagen Zoo.
11. Feb. 14 Is Not V-Day, It’s Global Day for Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
Save Wiyabi Project Tumblr
12. Shawn Bales, Cherokee-Choctaw MMA Fighter, Makes Comeback Bid Saturday
Shawn Bales, center, was a champion in the Cage of Honor Super Heavyweight division of XFI.
13. Nottawaseppi Huron Band to Distribute $21.8M to State, Local Communities
Courtesy FireKeepers Casino Hotel/www.dg-studios.com
The exterior lighting of FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek, Michigan
14. Need a Valentine’s Day Cuddle? This Kitty’s Cute if You Like Were-cats
15. Dan and Dave Greene Discuss Their ‘Bigfoot Bounty’ Experience