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‘All Indians Are Dead?’ At Least That’s What Most Schools Teach Children »

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07:02 am |   Alysa Landry, Indian Country Today   It’s time to break out the construction paper and synthetic feathers. Students in schools across the country this month will learn about the first Thanksgiving, perpetuating…

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With All Eyes on Keystone, Another Tar Sands Pipeline Just Crossed the Border »

A worker places a containment boom on the Kalamazoo River to contain an oil spill on July 28, 2010. JIM WEST/ZUMA

03:13 pm | BY ZOË SCHLANGER, Newsweek The Keystone XL pipeline may be in political limbo, but that hasn’t stopped another Canadian company from quietly pressing ahead on a pipeline project that will ramp up the volume of…

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‘All Indians Are Dead?’ At Least That’s What Most Schools Teach Children »

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07:02 am |   Alysa Landry, Indian Country Today   It’s time to break out the construction paper and synthetic feathers. Students…

Nov 26 2014 / Read More »

Louie Gong’s ‘Inspired Natives’ Project Takes on Its Second Artist-Entrepreneur »

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Heart Berry earrings by Sarah Agaton Howes, an Anishinaabe artist who has signed on with Louie Gong's Inspired Natives project.

06:40 pm |   By: Indian Country Today Media Network   I feel like I won the Native art lottery,” says Sara…

Nov 25 2014 / Read More »

School Board hears First Reading of “Since Time Immemorial” Tribal Sovereignty Curriculum »

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07:55 pm | Source: Marysville School District   On November 17, 2014, the Marysville School District Board of Directors heard a report…

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Hundreds of American Indians Rally Against Washington NFL Team »

Norman “Wounded Knee” O’Deocampo addresses the protesters.

11:16 am |   By Blu Wakpa, Native News Online , November 24, 2014   OCCUPIED TAMIEN OHLONE TERRITORY (Santa Clara, California) – After…

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09:58 am | Snohomish County Crime & Community request your assistance to with removal of the red and white unity ribbons.  …

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Hundreds of American Indians Rally Against Washington NFL Team »

11:16 am |   By Blu Wakpa, Native News Online , November 24, 2014   OCCUPIED TAMIEN OHLONE TERRITORY (Santa Clara, California) – After successful demonstrations in O’odham (Glendale, Arizona) and Dakota (Twin Cities, Minnesota), four-hundred Indigenous Peoples and their allies poured into Tamien in solidarity with a national grassroots campaign to change the name and mascot of the Washington…

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Norman “Wounded Knee” O’Deocampo addresses the protesters.

‘All Indians Are Dead?’ At Least That’s What Most Schools Teach Children »

07:02 am |   Alysa Landry, Indian Country Today   It’s time to break out the construction paper and synthetic feathers. Students in schools across the country this month will learn about the first Thanksgiving, perpetuating a fairy tale about struggling pilgrims and the friendly Indians who shared a harvest banquet. This usually follows Columbus Day instruction that…

Nov 26 2014 / Read More »
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Louie Gong’s ‘Inspired Natives’ Project Takes on Its Second Artist-Entrepreneur »

06:40 pm |   By: Indian Country Today Media Network   I feel like I won the Native art lottery,” says Sara Agaton Howes, Anishinaabe from the Fond du Lac Reservation in Minnesota. Howes’ sense of elation these days comes from her affiliation with Inspired Natives the exciting venture by artist/entrepreneur Louie Gong, Nooksack. Inspired Natives is about…

Nov 25 2014 / Read More »
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Heart Berry earrings by Sarah Agaton Howes, an Anishinaabe artist who has signed on with Louie Gong's Inspired Natives project.

School Board hears First Reading of “Since Time Immemorial” Tribal Sovereignty Curriculum »

07:55 pm | Source: Marysville School District   On November 17, 2014, the Marysville School District Board of Directors heard a report from Dr. Kyle Kinoshita, Executive Director of Learning and Teaching, for the following instructional materials:  “Since Time Immemorial” Tribal sovereignty curriculum.  In 2009, the state legislature passed State House Bill 1495, strongly encouraging all districts, especially…

Nov 24 2014 / Read More »
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Oregon, Washington Prison Inmates Enlisted To Rear Threatened Plants & Animals »

02:22 pm |   By Tom Banse, Earthfix In a growing number of Northwest prisons, inmates are rearing endangered plants, butterflies, turtles and frogs for release in the wild. It started just over a decade ago at a minimum security prison near Olympia. Now inmates at four Washington prisons and three in Oregon are raising dozens of different…

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Inmate Adrianne Crabtree and ODOC Captain Chad Naugle plant violets in a meadow of the Siuslaw National Forest to support recovery of the threatened Oregon Silverspot butterfly. | credit: Larkin Guenther Institute for Applied Ecology

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Inmate Adrianne Crabtree and ODOC Captain Chad Naugle plant violets in a meadow of the Siuslaw National Forest to support recovery of the threatened Oregon Silverspot butterfly. | credit: Larkin Guenther Institute for Applied Ecology

Oregon, Washington Prison Inmates Enlisted To Rear Threatened Plants & Animals »

02:22 pm |   By Tom Banse, Earthfix In a growing number of Northwest prisons, inmates are rearing endangered plants, butterflies, turtles and frogs for release in the wild. It started just over…

Nov 25 2014 / Read More »

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It’s Nearly Thanksgiving: Try One of These 6 Recipes From the College Fund »

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03:10 pm |     Indian Country Today     The American Indian College Fund is featuring six Native recipes to help families prepare for a wonderful…

Nov 19 2014 / Read More »

Marysville Pilchuck High School seeking community volunteers »

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12:14 pm | By Kim Kalliber, Tulalip News Marysville Pilchuck High School staff are working to get back on track with regular class schedules following…

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School Board hears First Reading of “Since Time Immemorial” Tribal Sovereignty Curriculum »

07:55 pm | Source: Marysville School District   On November 17, 2014, the Marysville School District Board of Directors heard a report from Dr. Kyle Kinoshita, Executive Director of Learning and Teaching, for…

Nov 24 2014 / Read More »

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