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At The Last Real Indians , Ruth Hopkins (a Sisseton Wahpeton and Mdewakanton Dakota/Hunkpapa Lakota) notes the latest in-your-face racism displayed by students at the University of North Dakota's ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 296 comments on Mon May 12, 2014 at 02:42 PM PDT with 494 Recommends
Three weeks ago, Rick Reilly, sportswriter and ESPN television personality, [wrote a twisted piece of drivelhttp://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/9689220/redskins-name-change-not-easy-sounds] about ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 194 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 03:12 PM PDT with 258 Recommends
Photos show Rosebud Reservation residents thanking Daily Kos donors for propane and heaters last winter. For many low-income members of the Lakota people of South Dakota, among them the Brulé on ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 85 comments on Mon Nov 19, 2012 at 01:00 PM PST with 245 Recommends
On Monday afternoon a rookie Seattle Police officer shot Dididaht Master Wood Carver John Williams four times killing him. Williams had been whittling with a three inch knife on the street. ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 505 comments on Fri Sep 03, 2010 at 02:07 AM PDT with 213 Recommends
Thanksgiving is always a tough day both for American Indians who choose in various ways to make their peace with this holiday and enjoy a family get-together and those who choose to ignore and ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 99 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 01:13 PM PST with 205 Recommends
Photos show Rosebud Reservation residents thanking Daily Kos donors for propane and heaters last winter. If you're new to our Propane ...
by navajo
Comment Count 71 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 09:49 AM PST with 198 Recommends
[This is an edited reprise of a diary written for Memorial Day 2010.] My stepfather's brother died with other Marines on the beach at Guadalcanal during World War II. My best high school friend ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon May 27, 2013 at 08:30 AM PDT with 191 Recommends
Welcome to the 15th edition of First Nations News & Views. This weekly series is one element in the "Invisible Indians" project put together by navajo and me, with assistance from the Native ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun May 20, 2012 at 04:00 PM PDT with 173 Recommends
The achievement of One Nation Working Together in pulling together the March on 10.2.10 should not be diminished in any way. They've done an amazing job. DiegoUK has likewise done a truly amazing ...
by Kitsap River
Comment Count 135 comments on Tue Sep 28, 2010 at 05:19 PM PDT with 163 Recommends
Kennedi Decorah rides her bike in front of a neighbor's house in Oglala on the Pine Ridge ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 85 comments on Thu Dec 19, 2013 at 12:28 PM PST with 160 Recommends
At this year's Netroots Nation, I was fortunate to be able to participate on a panel—[Native Vote: Why Winning Indian Country Matters to Youhttp://www.netrootsnation.org/nn_events/nn-13/native-...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Jun 23, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 155 Recommends
When I was a kid, growing up in the middle of nowhere in Idaho, getting snowed in and losing power was an at least annual event. And when I was a kid, those few days off the grid were an adventure.
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 01:00 PM PST with 134 Recommends
This morning Canada's Supreme Court handed down a long awaited decision giving Canada's First Peoples title to lands that they have traditionally used over centuries, beyond their First Nation ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2014 at 11:30 AM PDT with 127 Recommends
(Natural Resources Defense Council) While American Indian foes of the Keystone XL pipeline protested from a caged "free speech zone," President Obama told a crowd in Cushing, Okla., Thursday he ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 273 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 02:23 PM PDT with 109 Recommends
This is an update to my diary about the police shooting of John Williams a Native American Mater Woodcarver last August in Seattle. A lot of new information has come to light since the ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 101 comments on Sat Dec 18, 2010 at 02:31 AM PST with 106 Recommends
I know Teacherken is a well read and is a respected writer here. I know the New York Times is well read and respected by some. Why is it that both of these information and opinion sources ...
by Buffalo50
Comment Count 158 comments on Sun Jun 13, 2010 at 09:42 AM PDT with 106 Recommends
On Wednesday, in Mankato, Minnesota's Reconciliation Park, some 400-500 people gathered to dedicate a new memorial to commemorate the largest mass execution in U.S. history, the hanging of 38 ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 111 comments on Wed Dec 26, 2012 at 08:30 PM PST with 92 Recommends
So much for Native American Heritage Month. Today is Native American Heritage Day, the culmination of Native American Heritage Month, established in 1991. It always comes the day after Thanksgiving,
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Nov 29, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 89 Recommends
(Part II will appear next Friday.) Rabbit-Proof Fence is my favorite big-screen movie of American Indians. But that’s an Australian movie, you say? Yep. The ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 160 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2008 at 09:40 PM PDT with 87 Recommends
Remember how surprised we all were to learn about ALEC? Well, the leading anti-Indian group in this country flies even further under the radar than ALEC did. A Google search for it turns up some of *...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Aug 16, 2013 at 06:19 AM PDT with 85 Recommends