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Remembering the Life and Legacy of John Trudell
Society & Culture  (tags: John Trudell, death, taken his journey, Trail of Broken Treaties, BIA, Santee Dakota, Indian Country, poet, activist, human rights, music, free thinker, visionary, greatness, sadness, Native American, American Indian, AIM )

- 926 days ago -
It is with a heavy and sad heart that I am informing of the passing of one of our greatest voices that came out of Indian Country in our time. He was and always will be my inspiration and I hold him in deep respect. I can say no more the pain is deep.
One West Bank Demands Tribe Vacate Tribal Property
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, BIA, Indigenous Rights, government, freedoms, rights, culture, society )

- 3110 days ago -
Once again, we are being threatened with a forced eviction due to the Department of the Interior/Bureau of Indian Affairs ineptness of actions to do anything to assist or protect our Tribe. The governments' failure or intentional lagging to correct the...
'Republic' Files Suit in Rape Inquiry
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Americans, Native Americans, BIA, Rape, Crime, Violence, culture, society, ethics, humans, interesting, news, safety, rights, politics, police, law, women, violence, crime, freedoms )

- 3344 days ago -
The Arizona Republic has filed suit in federal court to try to force the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs to disclose records of a botched serial-rape investigation on an Indian reservation in Arizona...
Donehogawa (Ely Samuel Parker) Is First Indian Appointed Commissioner of Indian Affairs
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, BIA, americans, culture, society, politics, humans, interesting, ethics, rights, news, government )

- 3351 days ago -
April 21, 1869: Donehogawa (Ely Samuel Parker) is appointed as the first Indian to be Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Donehogawa, a Seneca Iroquois, was trained as a lawyer and a civil engineer. Unable to find work in the white world, Donehogawa...
High Court Case Opens Questions on Land-Trust Issue
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Land, Treaties, BIA, government, ethics, corruption, constitution, dishonesty, SupremeCourt, culture, society, ethics, interesting, law, news, rights, politics )

- 3383 days ago -
A recent Supreme Court decision that limits the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs' ability to take land in trust could create complications for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Community. The ruling prohibits the department from putting land into...
Grand Ronde Tribal Trust Applications Likely Unaffected By Court Decision
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, BIA, constitution, ethics, dishonesty, government, politics, culture, society, ethics, government, freedoms, interesting, rights )

- 3383 days ago -
A late February ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court may have placed a significant hurdle in the way of Native American Tribes recognized by the federal government after 1934 to get land taken into trust. However, Grand Ronde Tribal Attorney Rob Greene...
Positive Response to New Federal Web Site Focused on Tribal Energy
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, BIA, American Indians, culture, society, ethics, freedoms, humans, interesting, government, GoodNews, americans, government, conservation, coolstuff, energy, green, interesting )

- 3388 days ago -
WASHINGTON - The Department of the Interior has announced that its Indian Affairs Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory, has launched a Web site aimed at...
US: No Indian Land Transfer Without Advance Notice
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, BIA, americans, corruption, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics, usa, culture, society, dishonesty, freedoms, interesting, law, news, rights, usa, politics )

- 3397 days ago -
The federal government says it won't take any more surplus military land into trust for the Oneida Indian Nation without advance notice. A federal court conference scheduled for Feb. 25 was canceled after the agreement was reached the day before.
BIA Regional Director Responds to Hopi Crisis!
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Hopi Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, BIA, americans, ethics, government, news, culture, society, ethics, freedoms, humans, interesting, news, rights )

- 3444 days ago -
KYKOTSMOVI, Ariz. - Despite charges the Hopi Tribal Council is defunct and is conducting meetings illegally, the regional director for the western agency of the BIA said he's not aware of any court decision that has declared it illegal...
Kansas 'Tribe' Accused of Membership Scam
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, immigrants, BIA, Kaweah Indian Nation, Scams, humans, culture )

- 3927 days ago -
WICHITA, Kan. - A group that claims to be an American Indian tribe has been indicted for selling memberships to immigrants who were told they would become U.S. citizens, federal prosecutors said Friday. Eleven employees of the Kaweah Indian Nation also

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