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Oil Sands: Destroying the Foods Native Americans Rely On

A new study released last week found higher than normal levels of pollutants in wild foods that comprise a large part of traditional Native American (First Nations) diets in Alberta, Canada.  The stud…

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Powerful 2-Minute Video Protests Washington Redskins Mascot

There was a lot happening in the world of sports last week (NBA finals, Stanley Cup, World Cup opening game, etc.) but one of the most moving and interesting moments happened when The Yocha Dehe Wintu…

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Celebrating a Rare White Bison

As many as 2,000 people will converge on a small farm in northwestern Connecticut next week for a naming ceremony for a rare white bison. US News Video by NewsLook var nl_rand = "aGNRB8HQ6Di…

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Native Land Rights vs. Solar Power

We all know well the stories of how big oil and other industries disregard and harm native peoples outside of the U.S., but where do you stand when the Federal government tries to fast-track sprawling…

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