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Federal Judge Says Needville Shouldn't Have Kept Long-Haired Native American Boy Out of School
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Education, culture, society, freedoms, ethics, children, child, family, interesting, news, rights )

- 1911 days ago -
A federal judge ruled this week that the Needville Independent School District was wrong to keep a five-year-old Native American boy out of kindergarten because of his long hair...
It's Easy To Trace the Trails of Their Tears!
Society & Culture  (tags: Cherokee Nation, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Genocide, Prejudice, culture, society, ethics, corruption, crime, dishonesty, family, freedoms, humans, interesting, law, news, obituary, rights, religion, sadness, violence, usa, americans, de )

- 1916 days ago -
"THE CHEROKEE Trail of Tears" is a small volume that packs a mighty punch. Many readers will never again be able to look at Andrew Jackson or the state of Georgia in a positive light after reading about one of the most shameful chapters in American...
Helen Cedar Tree, 96, Prized Tribal Heritage, Dies!
Society & Culture  (tags: Northern Arapaho Indians, Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Obituary, culture, society, americans, death, family, humans, interesting, news, sadness )

- 1921 days ago -
CHEYENNE - Helen Cedar Tree, 96, the oldest member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe and a longtime supporter of tribal community and cultural preservation efforts, has died. Ms. Cedar Tree died Saturday of natural causes at a Fort Washakie nursing home...
Raiding the Polygamists: An Eldorado North of the Border
Society & Culture  (tags: children, crime, culture, abuse, family, freedoms, media, sadness, safety, law )

- 1923 days ago -
On Jan. 7, British Columbia Attorney General Wally Oppal ended speculation that the government intended to co-exist with Bountiful by ordering the arrest of settlement spiritual leaders Blackmore, 52 is alleged to have as many as 26 wives and 108 child
What If a Small City Disappeared?
Society & Culture  (tags: Canada, Canadian Indians, Canadian Native Women, crime, culture, society, ethics, family, humans, interesting, news, rights, sadness, women )

- 1924 days ago -
If 18,000 women in Canada went missing, would people take notice? The equivalent number of women in terms of Canada's national Aboriginal population has gone missing since 1957. Many were murdered. Few were found alive. A lot are still unaccounted for.
Search Continues for Family
Society & Culture  (tags: Missing Persons, Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, culture, society, crime, americans, family, interesting, news, humans, police, sadness, safety, usa )

- 1925 days ago -
Big Horn County authorities continued searching for a family missing since late December, but there was no new information or developments in the case Wednesday, a Big Horn County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman said...
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, humans, news, world, society, family )

- 1931 days ago -
This Taipei restaurant might consider it a compliment to be called an outhouse as the Modern Toilet diner is one of chain of themed eateries appealing to largely young clientele with a toilet humor. (UCK!!)
Russell Means: T.R.E.A.T.Y. School
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Russell Means, Education, culture, society, children, education, ethics, family, GoodNews, humans, interesting, news, rights, child, freedoms )

- 1934 days ago -
The T.R.E.A.T.Y. Total Immersion School is an innovative solution to a centuries old challenge: How to educate our children with joy, respect and wonder. How to instill in children self-respect and ignite the spark of life long learning.
Bad Economy's Toll on One Indian Family
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Recession, culture, society, americans, ethics, family, interesting, news, sadness )

- 1935 days ago -
PHOENIX (AP) -- With the economy's troubles growing more dismal each week, families are struggling to stay afloat, in some cases with half their monthly income and no job prospects. As bank accounts bottom out and jaws tighten with each bill, many...
Building Trust; Helping Children
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Child Welfare, children, culture, society, americans, ethics, family, GoodNews, humans, interesting, philanthropy, rights, safety, violence )

- 1935 days ago -
ATCHISON, Kan. -- For more than 60 years, St. Francis Community Services has served as an instrument for healing in the lives of children and families in crisis. Now, they're partnering with the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation of Kansas to build trust in...
Discussing History
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, History, culture, society, americans, education, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, interesting, news, rights )

- 1939 days ago -
TOPEKA, Kan.--The Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site served as the venue recently to shed light on an unsung chapter in American history.
Couple Forced to Give Adopted Baby Back to Native American Tribe
Society & Culture  (tags: Ojibwe Tribe, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Ethics, Adoption, Children, children, americans, culture, society, child, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, interesting, humans, news, rights, women, family, law )

- 1950 days ago -
The mother relinquished custody of Talon 24 hours after his birth, but later changed her mind. A lengthy court battle ensued, and the Leech Lake Band Of Ojibwe became involved.
Parents Talk Money in Recession-Hit America
Society & Culture  (tags: family, economics, society, humans )

- 1951 days ago -
With Christmas approaching and money tight, Cincinnati father of three Robin Marshall has had frank conversations with his children about the family's finances and the U.S. recession.
La. Choctaw-Apache Tribe Growing
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Louisiana, Choctaw, Apache, culture, society, americans, family, GoodNews, humans, interesting, news )

- 1953 days ago -
EBARB -- The Choctaw-Apache Tribe of Ebarb can trace its beginnings to 13 families that in the early 1700s settled on the east side of the Sabine River. Their descendants are still there, and their numbers have grown significantly.
Eight More Tribal Housing Agencies Suing HUD
Society & Culture  (tags: HUD, Housing, Indians, Native Americans, Indian Tribes, americans, corruption, crime, culture, society, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, family, government, interesting, humans, news, law, politics, rights )

- 1960 days ago -
Eight more Indian housing agencies have sued the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development and its Office of Native American Programs in federal court.

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