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Searching for Soccer on An Indian Reservation
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, Soccer/Football, Native Americans, USA )

- 135 days ago -
BBC Pop Up's Benjamin Zand is exploring the state of the beautiful game in the US. This time round, it's South Dakota. The state is home to nine Indian reservations and over 75,000 Native Americans.
BBC Pop Up: Life as a Young Native American in South Dakota
Offbeat  (tags: Native Americans, USA )

- 143 days ago -
Life on Indian reservations in the US is often marked by a combination of crushing poverty and chronic alcoholism. In South Dakota, where 70,000 Native Americans live on various reservations, young people are all too aware of the tough reality they face.
The People Who Want Their Language to Disappear
Offbeat  (tags: language, Native Americans, California, USA )

- 206 days ago -
It's not unusual to hear about attempts to save a disappearing language - but in one place in rural California, some Native Americans actually want their language to die out with them.
#BBCtrending: Native Americans Reject 'Super Drunk' Label
Offbeat  (tags: Media, Native Americans, USA )

- 369 days ago -
No to mascots with feathered headdresses and "Red Indian" references - Native Americans are using social media to change the way US culture represents them.
"Reel Injun" on PBS : VIDEO   video
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, PBS, Arts & Entertainment, culture, society, news, politics, rights, ethics, education, freedoms )

- 1672 days ago -
Reel Injun will have its American television debut on the Public Broadcasting Service's (PBS) show Independent Lens November 2, 2010...
B.C.'s First Heritage
Offbeat  (tags: British Columbia, first nations, Native Americans, Hadise, culture, arts, canada, vancouver, heritage, Pacific Ocean )

- 1690 days ago -
British Columbia is home to Canada's most diverse array of aboriginal bands, languages and societies, and also boasts some of the longest inhabited regions in the world.
Why AIM Opposes Columbus Day
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Genocide, Columbus Day, culture, society, death, crime, ethics, corruption, americans, children, family, government, politics, rights, ethics, corruption, propaganda )

- 1693 days ago -
For people of goodwill, there is no better time for the re-examination of the past, and a rectification of the historical record for future generations, than the 500th anniversary of Columbus' arrival...
American Indian Movement & John Trudell
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, John Trudell, Activists, culture, society, humans, interesting, health, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit, ethics )

- 1709 days ago -
Includes video of Trudell recorded in mid-September.
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Frybread, Fry Bread, Arts Entertainment, culture, food, interesting, humor, sadness, freedoms )

- 1712 days ago -
Native Voices at the Autry, The University of Montana School of Theatre & Dance, and the Montana Repertory Theatre present the premiere production of a new play about the Navajo experience, THE FRYBREAD QUEEN, September 17-19, 2010...
First Contact: A Moment That Changed the World
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, society, culture, education, government, freedoms, interesting, rights, politics, ethics )

- 1712 days ago -
The silhouetted image of a Native American greeting the Mayflower as it crests the horizon captures a symbolic moment in time that forever changed history. The blue and white image also reflects the community's commitment to balance the coming ...
US Rule Could Keep Iroquois Out of World Lacrosse Championship
Offbeat  (tags: Native Americans, Politics, interesting, government, world, culture )

- 1779 days ago -
The Iroquois helped invent lacrosse and they participate at every tournament as a separate nation. But they might not be at this year's world championship tournament because of a dispute over the validity of their passports.
Choctaw Nation Prepared to Take Action Over Transfer of Lake
Offbeat  (tags: Native Americans, water )

- 1809 days ago -
A proposed solution to a decades-long dispute over who gets the water in Sardis Lake is before the Oklahoma Water Resources Board today.
DeadCenter Film Festival to Host World Premiere
Offbeat  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Dennis Banks, AIM, American Indian Movement, Genocide, government, ethics, politics, culture, society, rights, freedoms )

- 1810 days ago -
Hollywood filmmakers David Mueller, Bob Hicks and Lynn Salt wisely chose deadCenter Film Festival for the world premiere of "A Good Day To Die," their documentary examining the rise of the American Indian Movement and its intrepid co-founder, Dennis...
Program Boosts Home Ownership Among Maine's Tribal Members
Offbeat  (tags: Native Americans, homeowners, interesting )

- 1812 days ago -
Until last year, Jason and Jessica Sockbeson were raising their three small children in an apartment in Bangor. Jason was finishing his associates degree and working full-time for a utility company, and Jessica worked nights.
Dennis Hopper Laid to Rest in Simple Native American Burial
Offbeat  (tags: Native Americans, American Indians, Obituary, Dennis Hopper, culture, society, sadness )

- 1818 days ago -
The Native American-style burial mound in the Jesus Nazareno Cemetery in Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico, is believed to have been the Easy Rider star's final request. Flowers and a wreath from well-wishers cover the top of the rubble pile...

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