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Human rights are fundamental for all indigenous people

Human rights are fundamental for all indigenous people

July 30, 2019 | Chickasaw Nation - Monthly Message

The Chickasaw Nation is one of the thousands of tribes of native peoples who live on every continent on Earth. It’s an incredible story of survival and the power of traditional values. For tens of thousands of years, native people have populated much of o...

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Resilient spirit of Chahta ancestors paved the way

Resilient spirit of Chahta ancestors paved the way

July 30, 2019 | Choctaw Voices

This year, springtime brought with it a pretty crazy storm season. It has been one of the wettest years on record, bringing flooding to not only Oklahoma but also the entire Midwest as well. Tornadoes and severe storms have been devastating to our region. Many ...

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Message From The Chair - June

Message From The Chair - June

July 30, 2019 | Kaw Nation - Message From The Chair

Hawe' I hope this note finds everyone in good health and spirits.  Today is sunny and bright, much needed after the recent weather we have been experiencing in Northern Oklahoma.  Kaw Nation has taken a few hits these past few weeks, but we are coming...

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2019 BACKPACK DRIVE

2019 BACKPACK DRIVE

July 30, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

As we approach a new school year, Partnership With Native Americans (PWNA) knows that a successful school year begins with feeling prepared. This year, we hope to equip more than 20,000 students with the essentials they need to feel confident in the c...

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Cherokee Nation Launches Improved Website

Cherokee Nation Launches Improved Website

July 23, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Our ability as a government to communicate with our citizens has just taken a great leap forward. The Cherokee Nation’s website – Cherokee.org – relaunched July 1. The overhaul, the first in more than eight years, creates a better us...

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DREAM CATCHERS IN NATIVE CULTURE

DREAM CATCHERS IN NATIVE CULTURE

July 11, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

When I was younger, I had this green dream catcher that I’d hang right above my bed any time my family moved. My father always told me, “Don’t let it fall, it’ll make all the bad dreams fall out!” So, I always made sure to handle i...

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Tribal Sovereignty as a Pathway to Thriving Economies

Tribal Sovereignty as a Pathway to Thriving Economies

July 5, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

Native American tribal members have a unique citizenship status – classified as both citizens of the U.S. and of their sovereign tribal nation. And currently, there are 573 federally recognized tribes (including bands, pueblos, communities, and ...

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US Navy Recognizes Cherokee Patriotism

US Navy Recognizes Cherokee Patriotism

July 2, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Cherokee Nation was recently bestowed a great honor by the U.S. Navy, which has decided to name its latest rescue ship after our tribal nation. The forthcoming USNS Cherokee Nation will be launched in the summer of 2021 and will be a testament to the ...

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History of the Hopi People

History of the Hopi People

June 21, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

We often don’t realize how diverse Native tribes are – including their cultural traditions, differences in governance, and distinct histories over time. Today, we’re taking a look at the history of the Hopi people — known as &l...

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Native Foodies - Potato Candy

Native Foodies - Potato Candy

June 19, 2019 | Native Foodies

Food tells the story of whoever cooks it.  Like the different chapters of a book our stories change depending on the environment, people, and place we are surrounded by.  Food is how many people including me show their love. I am still writing my food...

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The Governor's Report - May

The Governor's Report - May

June 14, 2019 | Absentee Shawnee Governor's Report

Hello Tribal People!! Hope everyone is preparing for the spring and the threat of tornadic weather. Seems this year is getting off to a fast start as it is already the middle part of April. My schedule has been very busy with public school c...

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