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December 5th - December 9th 2016

Monday December 5th 

Standing Rock protesters celebrate 'big victory' as pipeline construction halted

While one tribe fights oil, another cautiously embraces it

North Dakota fracking co slapped with $2.1mn fine over pollution of Native American reservation

Echoes of Oka: Trudeau minister says military involvement possible against oil pipeline resistance

UN: 'Ethnic cleansing under way' in South Sudan

Virginia group submits petition asking Redskins to change their name

Schools speak regarding Native American mascots

UNM College of Nursing receives IHS grant to increase Native American students

Baker, other tribal leaders endorse Fallin for interior secretary post

More Than 100 Attend 18th Annual Sand Creek Massacre Spiritual Healing Run


Tuesday December 6th 

All four Whiteclay beer stores reapply for licenses

Forgiveness Ceremony Unites Veterans And Natives At Standing Rock Casino

Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain

Obama puts Dakota pipeline on Trump’s desk

UPDATED: Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route

Tribe files federal tort claim for mine spill

Trump advisors aim to privatize oil-rich Indian reservations

Secretary Vilsack Appoints Members to the Council for Native American Farming and Ranching

Leech Lake Tribal officer accused of sexting with teen girl

Marijuana still illegal at federal level


Wednesday December 7th 


This day in History- Pearl Harbor Bombed

Snowstorm Slams Water Protectors; ‘We Need To Go Home,’ Says SRST ChairmanEnergy Transfer Partners Restructures to Avoid Junk Rating

ND oil pipeline shut down after 'significant' spill in creek

Environmental group takes De Beers to court over mercury monitoring at diamond mine near Attawapiskat

                                                             Trump Adviser Says Media ‘Distorted’ His Plans For Indian Country
                                                      Pushing Repeal of the Affordable Care Act (While a Replacement Can Wait)
                                                           City of Madison Honors Original Peoples with Official Ho-Chunk Day

Group pushes for Native American studies


Thursday December 8th 

NSU taking proposals for 45th annual Symposium on the American Indian

Native American veterans take on ETP in Austin

Senate report calls for pipelines, but better consultation with Indigenous people

Baker, other tribal leaders endorse Fallin for interior secretary post

Farm to School Efforts Positively Impact Tribal Communities

The Duwamish Aren’t Holding Out Hope for Last-Minute Recognition By Obama

“Chief” Sentenced for Selling Membership in Fake Indian Tribe

Yurok Tribe Blames Feds for Salmon Die-Off

It’s Game Time for Tribe on Martha’s Vineyard


Friday December 9th 

How young Native Americans built and sustained the #NoDAPL movement

Stay or go? Tribe gives conflicting messages to protest camp

After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock

Osage Nation Minerals Council Hopes To See Another Energy Boom

New Native American scholarship at UNM

Native American and Indigenous Studies at Brown initiative seeks to expand

Indigenous Peoples' Center to highlight Native American studies


December 12th - December 16th

Monday December 12th