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7-Year-Old Native American Student Removed From Classroom For Wearing Mohawk Hairstyle
Society & Culture  (tags: children, 7 year old's mohawk, school rules?, hair style, indigenous rights, culture )

Nancy
- 310 days ago - redpowermedia.wordpress.com
John Mejia, legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Utah, said school districts are given a lot of discretion in setting dress and appearance standards, âEURoebut it is well established law that you do not shed all of your constitutional..."
On This Day-February 17
Society & Culture  (tags: Beach Boys, Good Vibrations, 1966, music, soft rock, culture )

Nancy
- 160 days ago - bing.com
The Beach Boys begin recording 'Good Vibrations'
Cherokee Citizens Seek Donations for Flood-Ravaged Community
Society & Culture  (tags: weather, politics, floods, charity, ethics, culture, philanthropy )

Cal
- 190 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The Chewey Community on the Cherokee Nation suffered greatly in DecemberâEUR(TM)s record-breaking floods, with many people losing everything they owned
Indigenous Activists in Seattle Launch a "Stop Disenrollment" Campaign
Society & Culture  (tags: indigneous rights, tribal politics, politics, culture, society, ethics, society )

Cal
- 168 days ago - thestranger.com
A group of indigenous activists based in Seattle launched an online campaign against tribal disenrollmentâEUR"the process by which tribal governments eject their own tribal membersâEUR"today
Ku Klux Klan Rally in Anaheim Erupts in Violence; 3 Are Stabbed and 13 Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, Hate groups, society, culture, KKK, protesters, rights, ethics, freedoms, abuse, sadness, safety, humans, news, crime )

Carrie
- 149 days ago - latimes.com
Brian Levin, director of Cal State San Bernardino's Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism, said he was standing near the KKK members when several protesters attacked them with two-by-fours and other weapons.
Native American Tribe Says Oregon Armed Occupiers Are Desecrating Sacred Land
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, rights, society )

Kathy
- 201 days ago - kplu.org
With the armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon in its fifth day, a local Native American tribe says the militants are "desecrating sacred property."
Poisoned City: Flint and the Specter of Domestic Terrorism
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, government, culture, usa )

Cal
- 144 days ago - truth-out.org
Particularly now, in the era of Donald Trump, US politics denotes an age of forgetting civil rights, full inclusion and the promise of democracy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Sexism Is Global. The Fight Against It Should Be Too.
Society & Culture  (tags: women, society, world, law, government, culture, politics, rights )

Cal
- 139 days ago - act.one.org
Join 46,208 others who have come together to send a powerful message: we wonâEUR(TM)t end extreme poverty without ending global gender inequality.
Save The Broadback ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, indigenous rights, Waswanipi Cree, Quebec, Broadback Valley, Boreal Forestenvironment, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 308 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
Waswanipi Cree know first-hand whatâEUR(TM)s at stake; the forest is the heart of their identity. Seeing destruction all around them, they are now more motivated than ever to protect their last piece of unspoiled forest.
18 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Christmas
Society & Culture  (tags: Christmas, world, society, culture, family, interesting, humans, movies, children )

Carrie
- 230 days ago - countryliving.com
It's hard to decide which holiday classic to watch first ~ or which one will be most popular with the whole family. But when it comes to the box office, the highest-grossing Christmas movie of all time is How the Grinch Stole Christmas starring Jim Carrey
Looking At Violence In America With A Financial Lens
Society & Culture  (tags: cost of violence, violence in america, society, culture, americans )

Cal
- 224 days ago - npr.org
Pain, grief and emotional loss follow mass shootings in America, and there are also other costs that add up to violence's financial toll.
Acid Attack Survivor Disfigured By An Older Man as a Teenager Is Named the New Face of Indian Fashion Brand Viva N Diva to Help
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, crime, culture, ethics, fashion, goodnews, humans, interesting, society, violence, women )

Rosemary
- 191 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An acid attack survivor who was disfigured by a man she refused to marry has been named as the star of a designer clothing campaign. Laxmi Saa, 26, will model for an Indian clothing label for their campaign called the 'Face of Courage' ....cont....
For U.S. Tribes, a Movement to Revive Native Foods and Lands
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, rights, society, native traditions, politics, goodnews, family )

Cal
- 294 days ago - e360.yale.edu
On ancestral lands, the Fond du Lac band in Minnesota is planting wild rice and restoring wetlands damaged by dams, industry, and logging. Their efforts are part of a growing trend by Native Americans to bring back traditional food sources and heal scar
Canada Launches Inquiry Into Murdered Aboriginal Women and Opens the Door to Repealing 'Racist' Indian Act
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, women, violence, Canada, First Nations, human rights, crime, corruption, abuse, law, death, society, politics )

Cal
- 230 days ago - news.vice.com
Speaking in front of representatives of indigenous communities from across Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised "nothing less than a total renewal of the relationship between Canada and First Nations Peoples."

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