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PWNA PARTNERS WITH LEGENDARY ACTOR WES STUDI

PWNA PARTNERS WITH LEGENDARY ACTOR WES STUDI

October 10, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

Last week, PWNA announced a new partnership with award-winning actor Wes Studi during a press conference at the third annual Native American Cultural Celebration hosted by the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville, Arkansas. With ...

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RECOGNIZING INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY

RECOGNIZING INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY

October 4, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

The controversy around Columbus Day has come to light in the past few years, and people are starting to question why we celebrate it at all. Originally, the holiday was meant to recognize the achievements of Christopher Columbus in his “discover...

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Road to Tokyo: Troubles away from the track

Road to Tokyo: Troubles away from the track

September 30, 2019 | Billy Mills

As we prepare for next year’s Olympic Games and Billy Mills' return to Tokyo, where it all began, we are excited to introduce a new series, Road to Tokyo. Each month until the Games begin, Billy will share never-before-heard stories from his tim...

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New Secretary of Veterans Affairs advocates for warriors

New Secretary of Veterans Affairs advocates for warriors

September 26, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo, As Cherokee people, we have always respected our warriors – people willing to fight for us, for our values and for our way of life. Under my administration, I assure you we will continue to hold the brave men and women who serve our country in the ...

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THE SIGNIFICANCE OF FEATHERS IN NATIVE CULTURES

THE SIGNIFICANCE OF FEATHERS IN NATIVE CULTURES

September 26, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

Feathers are a prominent symbol of the culture and history of Native Americans. Some of the most noteworthy achievements in the life of a Sioux citizen are those in which his family honors him for the things he has done. In the Sioux tribes and many other tribe...

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NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH IN INDIAN COUNTRY

NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH IN INDIAN COUNTRY

September 11, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recognizes September as National Preparedness Month to bring attention to disaster emergency planning. This year’s theme is  “Prepared, Not Scared” – which speaks directly to ...

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LABOR DAY AND NATIVE AMERICAN EMPLOYMENT DISPARITIES

LABOR DAY AND NATIVE AMERICAN EMPLOYMENT DISPARITIES

September 5, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

Yesterday, Americans celebrated Labor Day – a public holiday that honors American labor and the work of individuals that supports the economic development, prosperity, and well-being of our country. This holiday also reminds us to consider how Native Amer...

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The Cherokee Nation: Rising Together

The Cherokee Nation: Rising Together

August 27, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo. I am humbled and grateful for your confidence in me to serve our great Cherokee Nation as your Principal Chief for the next four years. Being elected to this office brings me the unique opportunity to lead our nation and to work with other lead...

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