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Native America 7th Generation Rises   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Lives Matter, Native American, Indian, Frank Waln, Mike Cliff, Nataanii Means, Inez Jasper, Rez, reservation, environment, empower women, social media, music, art )

- 23 days ago -
Forget the stereotypes. Meet young Native Americans who are taking a stand with music art and social media. Frank Waln crusades for the environment singer Inez Jasper empowers women Nataanii Means Mike Cliff inspire youth on Rez via Native Lives Matter.
UN to Investigate Plight of US Native Americans for First Time
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, American Indian, Native American, Alaska Native, Hawaiian, indigenous people, UN, Special Rapporteur, James Anaya, UN declaration on the rights of indigeno )

- 46 days ago -
The UN human rights inquiry will focus on the living conditions of the 2.7 million Native Americans living in the US. The UN mission is potentially contentious, with some US conservatives likely to object to international interference in domestic matters
4 Ways To Honor Native Americans Without Appropriating Our Culture
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, ethics, corruption, humans, interesting, Native American, rights, society )

- 54 days ago -
I recently had a friend âEUR" a nice white lady IâEUR(TM)ve known for years âEUR" ask me whether buying moccasins for her infant son would be considered cultural appropriation, and therefore offensive.
Change The Official Seal Of The Village of Whitesboro
Society & Culture  (tags: town seal, Whitesboro, Native American, disgraceful, petition, choking Indian, wrestle, NY, racist )

- 140 days ago -
I posted a story a few days ago on this and I'll leave the link in the thread. Then I found this petition so I hope people will sign and pass this around. It is long past the time to update this towns seal to something much more appropriate.
Condemn Cancellation of Native American Heritage Event - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, Heritage, charity event, The New York Mets, Major League Baseball )

- 863 days ago -
The New York Mets recently cancelled an event intending to celebrate Native American culture. Their decision to cancel the event was out of a concern that the event might offend their opposing team, the Atlanta Braves.
Lakota Activists: Buy Wounded Knee, Face Protests
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, environment, ethics, government, land, Lakota, Native American, rights, Wounded Knee )

- 944 days ago -
The potential sale of one of the most historically notorious sites in South Dakota history could come with the state's biggest caveat: buy Wounded Knee and plan to build there, and face the wrath of protesters. That message is being sent by Native ....
Love Song
Society & Culture  (tags: love, Love Song, Black Lodge Singers, Native American, music, songhumanrights, culture, family )

- 1016 days ago -
Black Lodge Singers Love Song~ Native American Music
Victoria's Secret: Bikini War Bonnet Disaster
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, ethics, fashion, Native American, rights, sadness, society, usa )

- 1114 days ago -
In September, the Native community sprang into action voicing our collective outrage after we were assailed by Paul Frank's 'neon pow-wow' Fashion night, complete with war-painted employees and C-list celebrities donning feather headbands, Continued....
Time to Get Crazy
Society & Culture  (tags: Crazy Horse, Tasunke Witko, American Indian, Native American, Dominent Culture, Capitalism, hoarding, exploitation, redistribution, respect, communal ethic, greed )

- 1240 days ago -
Native societies, redistributed wealth to gain respect, and those who hoarded were detested, they upheld a communal ethic that had to be obliterated and replaced with the greed, ceaseless exploitation of the self in order to fuel capitalist expansion.
Please Sign: Tell FBI to Investigate Vern's KKK Marks as Possible Hate Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: hate crime, KKK marks, Lakota Sioux, Vern Traversie, justice, FBI investigation, abuse, americans, ethics, safety, rights, humans, news, violence, health, Native American, American Indian )

- 1302 days ago -
Vern Traversie went to SD's Rapid City Regional for heart surgery and left with what appears to be deep cuts marks spelling out "KKK." This and other reports of abuse warrant investigation into a possible hate crime against this Lakota Sioux elder.
ReThinking Columbus Banned In Tucson
Society & Culture  (tags: Rethinking Columbus, Book Banning, Schools, Education, American Indian, Native American, indigeneous, struggle, history )

- 1408 days ago -
We need to hear from those whose lands and rights were taken away by those who "discovered" them. Their stories tell of 500 years of courageous struggle, and the lasting wisdom of native peoples. Is key to understand the same injustices happening today.
Stop South Dakota From Profiting Off Stolen Children ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, Native American, foster care, protection )

- 1493 days ago -
Every year 700 Native American children in South Dakota are removed from their families and placed in nonnative foster care. Child Care Services is intended to protect children from abuse and hostile home situations.
8 Year Old Lakota Girl Needs Kidney
Society & Culture  (tags: Child, kidney, organ donation, save, lakota, Native American, Indigenous, help, health )

- 1726 days ago -
Please forward widely: ORGAN DONATIONS!!!! LAILA NEEDS A KIDNEY!!!!!! Laila is Lakota and she's only 8 years old - Listen here : /19/lets-takl-about-it-saving-peoples-lives-throug h-organ-donation
Mounds Offer Glimpse of History
Society & Culture  (tags: history, indian, native american, native, tribe, nation, the first nations, illinois, natchez, mississippi, heritage )

- 1923 days ago -
In 1682, the French explorer LaSalle met with the tribal chief of the Natchez Indians, but the Natchez soon found themselves caught in the conflict between France and England, Barnett said.
FBI Seeks Help Locating Missing Sisseton Man
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, missing person )

- 1986 days ago -
Andrew Jon Lufkin was last seen at the American Legion Post 50 at 98th Avenue East in Sisseton on the evening of Wednesday, April 7, according to an FBI press release. Lufkin, also known as A.J., 23, is from the Sisseton area and is described as Native

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