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TAKE ACTION NOW! FREE Leonard Peltier!
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard peltier, justice, AIM, Native american rights, government, freedoms, culture, ethics, politics, society, rights )

- 556 days ago -
Given that all legal remedies have been exhausted and that Peltier has spent 40 years in prison and is in poor health, please write to President Obama to grant clemency on humanitarian grounds and in the interests of justice
TAKE ACTION NOW! Allow Tribes to Combat Crime - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, law, government, police, Native american rights, indigenous rights, society, politics, safety, news )

- 1640 days ago -
Fund tribal police forces and give tribes criminal jurisdiction on their territory
Wolves: Hunters to Hunted: TAKE ACTION ! Please Add A Comment to This Story, They Want Input!
Society & Culture  (tags: wolf hunt, nov 6th, minnesota, tragedy, native american rights, killing, hunts, wolf, sadnessamericans, law, sadness, corruption, abuse, politics, environment, crime, children, violence, murder )

- 2107 days ago -
Once despised by most, wolves now are revered by many. A November hunt in Minnesota has provoked both sides Weigh in with your own comments!!
October 10 Is Native American Day in South Dakota
Society & Culture  (tags: native american rights, Native Americans, Columbus Day, history, rights, news, politics, society, culture, law, government )

- 2446 days ago -
In 1989, the South Dakota legislature, after a proposal by Governor George S. Mickelson, changed Columbus Day to Native American day, to honor the more than 70,000 American Indian residents in the state.
NATIVE AMERICAN RIGHTS: North Dakota, NCAA Spar Over Mascot
Society & Culture  (tags: sports, rights, discrimination, native american rights, politics, society, interesting, ethics, culture, usa, law, freedoms )

- 2502 days ago -
The University of North Dakota is one step closer to retiring its nickname and mascot, but changing the school's 90-year-old Native American moniker -- the Fighting Sioux -- has not been without complications.
Indian Leaders Condemn Maine Commissioner for Reported Racist Remarks
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, rights, native american rights, Native American Rights, news, ethics, culture, society, world, usa )

- 2609 days ago -
Indian country leaders reacted swiftly to the latest outbreak of "the language of savagery"--racist and offensive remarks made by prominent people. This time it occurred in Maine.
TAKE ACTION! Support Native Prisoner Jason Campbell's Hunger Strike!
Society & Culture  (tags: law, government, Native American Rights, penal system, society, politics, police, news, rights, usa, culture, religion, freedoms )

- 2659 days ago -
Lawsuit Alleges Solar Projects Would Harm Sacred Native American Sites
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, native american rights, indigenous rights, solar power, law, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, society, interesting, usa, humans )

- 2674 days ago -
Native American group and its allies sue to stop six solar facilities from being built in the Southern California desert, arguing that they would affect treasured geoglyphs, burial sites and relics.
Michael Martin - Shining Light on the Needs of Native Americans
Society & Culture  (tags: indiginous, seneca, new york, indian, Native American Rights, iroquois, tribe, nation, the first nations )

- 2858 days ago -
We are Onkwehonwe - Original People - by birth, Haudenosaunee - People of the Longhouse - by belief, and citizens of our Nations, no matter where we walk on this earth.
Two Spirits, One Community
Society & Culture  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Native American Rights, culture, society, ethics, family, freedoms )

- 2950 days ago -
Summit aims to increase acceptance, end violence against gay Native Americans...
Bill Would Protect Sweat Lodge Practices
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, freedoms, sweat lodges, Native American rights, usa, law, movies, news, media, politics )

- 3067 days ago -
An Arizona lawmaker has introduced a bill to regulate the use of traditional Native American practices after three people died last year in northern Arizona when a sweat lodge was created as part of a motivational retreat.
U.S. Will Settle Indian Lawsuit for $3.4 Billion
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, native american rights, rights, usa, culture, government, law, interesting, society, politics )

- 3115 days ago -
The federal government announced on Tuesday that it intends to pay $3.4 billion to settle claims that it has mismanaged the revenue in American Indian trust funds, potentially ending one of the largest and most complicated class-action lawsuits ever broug
Episcopal Church Repudiates Doctrine of Discovery | Indian Country Today | Content
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, Native American Rights, episcopal, INDIGENOUS rights, repudiate the doctrine of discovery, christian, church )

- 3248 days ago -
In a first-of-its-kind action in the Christian world, the national Episcopal Church has passed a landmark resolution repudiating the Doctrine of Discovery and urging the U.S. government to endorse the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
U.S. Supremes Rule Against Native Hawaiians' Land Claims
Society & Culture  (tags: society, law, rights, native American rights, usa, crime, culture, politics )

- 3360 days ago -
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that Congress' apology for overthrowing the Hawaiian monarchy in 1893 bears no moral, political or legal weight in stopping the State of Hawaii from selling 1.2 million acres of land seized during the illegal regime change

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