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  • nation's
  • Just fact-based News by award-winning journalists about some of the nation's most important issues including throughout Indian Country. (bbsnews.net)
  • The study looked at swine flu deaths in 12 states that are home to about half of the nation's American Indians and Alaska Natives, and counted 42 people in those groups who died of swine flu or its complications by mid-November. (bradenton.com)
  • Muscogee
  • Brownback spoke during an event at the Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C., where he and Reps. Jim McDermott of Washington, Lois Capps of California and Mazie Hirono of Hawaii joined representatives from the Cherokee, Choctaw, Muscogee (Creek), Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate and Pawnee nations, Cherokee Nation Chief Chad Smith said. (ljworld.com)
  • campus of the College of the Muscogee Nation, Robert Bible is candid: "We wouldn't have this building if it weren't for gaming revenue. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • moral
  • From this, we may readily discern that American Indian nations possess every legal and moral right to conduct themselves as such, unless they themselves have knowingly, willingly and formally given up such rights. (nzdl.org)
  • People
  • Each of the 371 duly ratified treaties between the federal government and an American Indian people thus represents the de facto formal recognition by the U.S. of the fully sovereign national status of that Indian people, in accordance with both the laws of the United States and the laws of nations. (nzdl.org)
  • Following Trump's belligerent speech in Miami, the Cuban people sharply criticized the new policy, which was pushed by aggressive anti-communist and far-right Cuban-American U.S. lawmakers. (bbsnews.net)
  • The name 'Iroquois', like many Native American tribal names, is not the name the people knew themselves by, but a word applied to them by their enemies, the Huron, who called them Iroquo (rattlesnake) as an insult. (audible.com)
  • When speaking of the united republican States, I hazarded no conjectures upon the permanence of republican forms in the New World, and when making frequent allusion to the commercial activity which reigns in the Union, I was unable to inquire into the future condition of the Americans as a commercial people. (gradesaver.com)
  • We're still in the process of identifying all the people who have it," said Bauman, who advocates for federal support for American Indian health program funding as a member of the National Indian Health Board. (turtleisland.org)
  • Learn how people in Selma, Alabama, and national civil rights organizations worked together to end the unconstitutional denial of voting rights to African Americans in the South. (nps.gov)
  • It has been more than 60 years since the Cheslatta people were displaced from their homes and cultural sites to make way for construction of Kenny Dam in northwestern B.C. Today, the Cheslatta Carrier Nation and the B.C. Government signed a framework agreement designed to help heal historic wounds and shape a better future. (turtleisland.org)
  • I believe the elite want destroy, nations and culture and create a one culture and one people. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • The site of the ceremony, Congressional Cemetery, is the burial site for 36 tribal representatives from 12 American Indian nations who died in the region while representing their people, according to the Faith and Politics Institute, a group that helped present Wednesday's event. (ljworld.com)
  • Most likely because of our continued mistreatment of the indigenous people of our nation? (ljworld.com)
  • However, food remains at Paleo-Indian sites including Gault (Texas) and Jake Bluff (Oklahoma) indicate that these people used a wide variety of plants and animals. (britannica.com)
  • argue
  • Further, they argue, while American Indians within the United States are acknowledged to still belong to their various indigenous polities, they are also citizens of the U.S. under provision of the 1887 General Allotment Act and the 1924 Indian Citizenship Act and are thus doubly subordinate to the federal system. (nzdl.org)
  • Florence Petri, director of Oneida Nation Elderly Services, does not argue the point. (turtleisland.org)
  • chiefs
  • More than twenty volumes covering chiefs of various nations are now included, as well as a modern edition of the collected speeches of Sitting Bull. (umn.edu)
  • mistreatment
  • The family thanked the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for treating him but said, 'Unfortunately, the awful torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today. (bbsnews.net)
  • sovereign
  • Cuba defended its sovereign right to grant protection and asylum to U.S. dissidents, civil rights fighters and persecuted persons, rebuffing the demand of U.S. President Donald Trump that the Caribbean nation returns so-called U.S. "criminals" to the country as a precondition for the resumption of neighborly relations between the long-time foes. (bbsnews.net)
  • contemporary
  • While there is a general understanding that the indigenous nations of North America once existed as fully self-governing entities, those concerned with the matter have proven spectacularly unable to arrive at even a common definition of what constitutes (or might constitute) contemporary Indian self-governance, whether it presently exists or, if it does not, how it might be achieved. (nzdl.org)
  • African-American
  • Learn about Mary McLeod Bethune and how she and the organization she founded promoted political and social change for African American women. (nps.gov)
  • This study finds significant achievement gaps for kindergarten and first grade African-American children, boys, and children from high-poverty households. (ncte.org)
  • speak
  • When you become an American, you speak English. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • Sounds pretty much like the close to 200,000 Americans who lived in Iran during the Shah's time - 99.9% didn't speak one word of Farsi and never made any attempt to learn it or to integrate in Iranian society. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • World
  • This why they fire shoots at them in the media, and call them hilter supports, in order to distort their real msg, which means no immgration, no race mixing, no destroy of nations, no to global world government policy. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • years ago
  • Two and a half years ago, Valencia was living the life of a typical American teenager - a junior at Goshen High School in Elkhart County, Indiana, where he ran track and dreamed of joining the U.S. Marines or the local police force. (bbsnews.net)
  • When I started teaching over forty years ago, most Indian students were housed and taught in boarding schools or other settings isolated from mainstream public schools. (colorincolorado.org)
  • member
  • Pierre said her daughter attends North Miami Beach High School, where she is a member of the JROTC program and plays volleyball. (bbsnews.net)
  • find
  • The present paper is an effort to examine both the proper meanings (facts) of self-governance and misunderstandings (fantasies), apply these observations to the situation in which Indian nations presently find themselves vis a vis the U.S., and advance a prospectus for Indian self-governance over the coming decades. (nzdl.org)
  • It's shocking to find that while they were banned decades ago, millions of kids and other Americans continue to be exposed today. (bbsnews.net)
  • found
  • Indeed, EWG in a 2005 study found 147 different PCB contaminants in the umbilical cord blood of 10 American newborns. (bbsnews.net)
  • Also on Thursday, the CDC released a study that found American Indians and Alaska Natives have died from swine flu at a rate four times greater than other Americans. (bradenton.com)
  • public
  • This is absolutely outrageous," said Jennifer deNicola, president of the public health advocacy group America Unites for Kids. (bbsnews.net)
  • These boarding schools were operated by the federal government under the Bureau of Indian Affairs under different mandates and guidelines than public schools. (colorincolorado.org)
  • England
  • Understand the magnitude of the struggle involved in securing equal educational opportunities for African Americans by examining the 1957 attempt to integrate Little Rock's schools, and by examining how Prudence Crandall challenged the prevailing attitude toward educating African Americans in New England prior to the Civil War. (nps.gov)
  • plants
  • American Indians domesticated a variety of plants and animals, including corn (maize), beans, squash, potatoes and other tubers, turkeys, llamas, and alpacas, as well as a variety of semidomesticated species of nut- and seed-bearing plants. (britannica.com)
  • term
  • The Framework Agreement between the Cheslatta Carrier Nation and the Province of British Columbia provides guiding principles to assist the Cheslatta and the Province with focussed negotiations toward a long-term reconciliation and settlement agreement. (turtleisland.org)
  • women
  • Although in 1999 the FDA and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended that thimerosal be removed from vaccines in the US, it is still used as a preservative in multi-dose flu shots, which are recommended for pregnant women and children 6 months of age and older. (leftbrainrightbrain.co.uk)