From Truth Telling to Land Return: 4 Ways White People Can Work for Indigenous Justice

  For those of us who consider ourselves progressive, it’s not enough to, as Andrea Smith puts it in Conquest, “bemoan the genocide of Native peoples” while “implicitly [sanctioning] it by refusing to question the legitimacy of the settler nation responsible for this genocide.” We have to act — and in doing so, we have to risk something.   – Click

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Local Tribes Stage Protest at HSU – North Coast Journal (blog)

See on Scoop.it – First Nation Local Tribes Stage Protest at HSU North Coast Journal (blog) Hundreds of Native American tribal members will protest in the Humboldt State University Quad today at noon to bring attention to the University’s effort to eradicate the services… See on www.northcoastjournal.com

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New generation of American Indians challenges Redskins – USA Today – USA TODAY

See on Scoop.it – 500 Nations New generation of American Indians challenges Redskins – USA Today USA TODAY For years, American Indians have protested the mascot name of the NFL’s Washington franchise, and now a new generation has taken up the fight. See on www.usatoday.com

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In Support of the Indian Child Welfare Act | EQUAL VOICE NEWS

See on Scoop.it – 500 Nations As a lifelong civil rights activist, I remember the struggle to pass the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) in 1978 and the reasons it is still so badly needed to protect our families and Native American cultures. See on www.equalvoiceforfamilies.org

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Swedish Royal Family’s DC Visit Includes American Indian Museum, Library Of … – Huffington Post

See on Scoop.it – 500 Nations Swedish Royal Family’s DC Visit Includes American Indian Museum, Library Of …   500Nations‘s insight: The Smithsonian Institution has three facilities dedicated to American Indian Heritage to include: -The National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. -The George Gustav Heye Center in New York City -The Cultural Resources

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Native News Update April 22, 2013 – Indian Country News

See on Scoop.it – 500 Nations Native News Update April 22, 2013 – IndianCountryNewsTV.com Today’s stories: Navajo Technical College draws big names for commencement, Earth Day walk touts coal-to-solar efforts in Nevada, Kerr Dam nearing tribal ownership, Former Tohono O’odham chairman passes on, Joy Harjo to give IAIA commencement… See on www.indiancountrynews.net

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Coyote

See on Scoop.it – 500 Nations   Coyote is a Trickster Figure and a symbol in Native American Culture and oral tradition…   The Coyote based on the coyote (Canis latrans) animal. This character is usually male and is generally anthropomorphic although he may have some coyote-like physical features such as fur, pointed ears, yellow eyes, a tail and claws.

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