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Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Native Americans share what matters to America's many tribes

Native Americans from all over the country are in Siouxland with one goal, having their voices heard by the people hoping to be the nation's next ...


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Presidential candidates tackle Native issues

 Eleven 2020 presidential candidates took on tough issues like Indian Health Service reform, voter access, the Keystone XL ...


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Candidates says missing, murdered Native American women deserve justice

The Indian Health Institute estimates just two percent of reported cases of missing Native American woman are listed on a federal database. Vermont ...


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Well-researched book says Native Americans were in Adirondacks long ago, never left

For years, the standard teaching has been that although Native Americans may have hunted in the Adirondacks, they did not settle in that ...


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New site reveals 50000 years of Aboriginal occupation in Kimberley

New site reveals 50000 years of Aboriginal occupation in Kimberley
Importantly, the site also has evidence for Aboriginal occupation during a cold and dry peak at the height of the Ice Age at 19,000 years ago when ...

Pauline Hanson Is Meeting With Indigenous Elders And Climbing Uluru Today

Pauline Hanson Is Meeting With Indigenous Elders And Climbing Uluru Today
"Tourists have had a fair go. It's time to walk away and give it back to the Aboriginal people." Hunt has been contacted for comment on Hanson's visit.

First on the Ladder project wraps up in Moree with showcase of young artists' work

First on the Ladder project wraps up in Moree with showcase of young artists' work
The project centred on the young people from these two Aboriginal sports ... "For Polyglot, these Aboriginal-led organisations have opened up new ...

Decolonising? Not at Uni

Their cultures, identities and languages were ripped from them in a genocide designed to wipe Aboriginal people out. Despite the struggle and horror, ...


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Trump uses Log Cabin Republicans endorsement to justify his anti-LGBTQ actions

Trump is using a recent endorsement by an LGBTQ Republican organization to excuse his administration's anti-LGBTQ actions. The Log ...


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Trump says he's 'done very well' with LGBTQ community; critics point out over 120 attacks on ...

The new rule, which was announced last week, would allow certain businesses to discriminate against LGBTQ individuals according to employers' ...


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Anderson Cooper mocks Trump for dodging LGBTQ question

When asked about steps his administration has taken to make it easier to discriminate against the LGBTQ community within the workforce, 


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Calls For Help Rise Among LGBTQ College Students Rejected By Families

The college school year is young, yet already three Illinois State University students have applied for emergency aid after coming out to their family as ...


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OU Gender + Equality Center to host meet and greet for LGBTQ community, allies

The OU Gender + Equality Center will host a meet and greet for the LGBTQ community and allies. The meet and greet, which will take place from 6–8 ...


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Duterte, Go express full support for LGBTQ community

Go mentioned that one of the proposals that was also discussed in the meeting was the possibility of creating a commission for LGBTQ pending the ...


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Trump has a devastating record on LGBTQ rights. Don't deny the truth.

Yet, in the same week, in a stellar example of Trump supporters believing whatever they want, the Log Cabin Republicans, a group of “LGBT ...


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Trump boasts about Log Cabin Republican endorsement as its members flee in protest

Johnson asked if Trump was okay with the way his administration has made it easier to discriminate against LGBTQ workers; Trump ignored the ...


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Adam Goodes Talks The Australian Dream, Raising An Indigenous Child In Australia And His Only ...

“When people racially vilify people I want to stand up and show them that this is not acceptable. It's not acceptable on a football field, off a football field, ...


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Appalachian Hope

West Virginia has long been among America's poorest states, dominated by a coal industry that never ... The statewide poverty rate is increasing.


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Detroit—a Parable for America

How did this once great city become such a hub for crime, poverty and ... of Detroit's decline, as well as the warning it gives to the rest of America.


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Trump's latest attack on the poor

Trump declared his war on the poor with an executive order issued April 10, 2018, titled “Reducing Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and ...


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Racial Discrimination Is Hidden In Today's US Housing Market

She explained that racial discrimination in housing is hidden today. No one will tell you they don't want you because you're black. But what happens is ...


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1619 and the cult of American innocence

... the role of sugar in our diet, tracing links from America's slave-owning history through the Jim Crow era and into persistent racial inequalities today.


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What's (Really) Going On?

As a proud Afro-American brother of color, I have to admit that aware Americans from Oregon to Florida, and all points in between, sincerely know that ...


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Slavery's 400-year anniversary brings tourist boom to Ghana

In a clearing at the turnoff to Assin Manso, a billboard depicts two African ... Members of the group, who were mostly African American, went up to the ...


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