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GOP Is Now Complaining That They Can’t Be Blatantly Offensive To Native Americans (VIDEO)

GOP Is Now Complaining That They Can’t Be Blatantly Offensive To Native Americans (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise that a republican is upset that America cannot continue to promote racism. Former President Barack Obama decided that it was time to get rid of an offensive creek name. Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge will soon be changed to Loess Bluff National Wildlife Refuge. That’s because ‘squaw’ is considered to […]

Progressive Nomad: Bernie Sanders Pens CRUCIAL Letter To The President (IMAGES)

Progressive Nomad: Bernie Sanders Pens CRUCIAL Letter To The President (IMAGES)

On the heels of Thursday’s brutal attack on Native Americans peacefully protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline by local and state police officers, Senator Bernie Sanders has written an open letter to President Obama asking for him to stand up against this atrocity. In a message posted on Sander’s official U.S. Senate website, he asked for […]

Progressive Nomad: Renewed Hope For Protesters As Wild Buffalo Storm Over The Horizon (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Renewed Hope For Protesters As Wild Buffalo Storm Over The Horizon (VIDEO)

During peaceful protest and prayer on Thursday, while police armed with weapons shot rubber bullets and bean bags into the crowd, the Native American water protectors fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline were in awe of hundreds of Bison that appeared, showing the warriors they were fighting too. Over 200 Native Americans were arrested for peaceful […]

BREAKING: Unarmed NODAPL Water Protectors Arrested At GUNPOINT By Police

BREAKING: Unarmed NODAPL Water Protectors Arrested At GUNPOINT By Police

According to sources from the scene, Morton County Sheriff’s Department have arrested more than 16 unarmed people during a peaceful protest at the Dakota Access Pipeline construction site. While unarmed protesters attempted to shut down construction of the pipeline, about 100 police officers, dressed in riot gear, and armed with semi-automatic weapons, arrived at the […]

WATCH: Big Oil Companies Bulldoze Native American Graves and Assault Protesters

WATCH: Big Oil Companies Bulldoze Native American Graves and Assault Protesters

Have you heard the news about the North Dakota Access Pipeline? If you haven’t, you’re not the only one. The project has received shockingly little media coverage, given the amount of violence and destruction it is inflicting on Native Americans. What Is DAPL? The North Dakota Access Pipeline, abbreviated DAPL, is an oil pipeline which […]

Progressive Nomad: This Govt. Organization Has KILLED 1800 Innocent Americans…And Counting(VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: This Govt. Organization Has KILLED 1800 Innocent Americans…And Counting(VIDEO)

After an emotional and chaotic protest on Saturday that left burial grounds unearthed, several people suffering from dog attacks, and The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe devastated from losses, The Army Corp of Engineers, responsible for 1800 innocent deaths during Katrina, are backing the emergency restraining order filed Sunday against them. Just days after the tribes […]

Dallas Group To Auction Off Native American Relics Despite Tribe’s Objections

Dallas Group To Auction Off Native American Relics Despite Tribe’s Objections

For a group of people who care so much about heritage, it’s mind-blowing that heritage arguments fall on deaf ears when it comes to Native Americans. The United States has a rich history of treating what remains of the once thriving tribes like unmitigated crap, whether it be through historical means (which require little to […]

Teabaggers Hold On To Conspiracy As Obama Saves Sacred Native American Land From Being Sold

Teabaggers Hold On To Conspiracy As Obama Saves Sacred Native American Land From Being Sold

Arizona Teabaggers are mad because President Obama foiled their attempts to buy sacred Native American land. Rep. Paul Gosar, along with his accomplices Ann Kirkpatrick, John McCain, and Jeff Flake, tried to sneak an amendment into a military spending bill that turns over Native American land at Oak Flats to an Australian mining company. Over […]

You Won’t Believe What Trump Just Called Elizabeth Warren (TWEETS)

You Won’t Believe What Trump Just Called Elizabeth Warren (TWEETS)

You won’t believe this. Or, maybe, with the state of American politics the way they are, you won’t have any problem believing it. Donald Trump has gotten into a Twitter war with Elizabeth Warren. That’s not surprising, since he gets into Twitter wars with everybody. A limit of 140 characters seems to fit Trump’s mental […]

Warren Slams Trump For Mocking Her Heritage

Warren Slams Trump For Mocking Her Heritage

After demanding President Obama’s birth certificate and highlighting Ted Cruz’s Canadian origin, it appears Trump has an almost pathological obsession with public figures’ family heritage. This bizarre tendency manifested yet again, when the reality TV star responded to Senator Warren’s continuing criticisms of his character by mocking her partial heritage as a Native American. Raised […]

The Latest Mississippi Burning Case: American Indian Activist Dead After Minor Traffic Offense

The Latest Mississippi Burning Case: American Indian Activist Dead After Minor Traffic Offense

Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians activist, Rexdale Henry, was found dead in jail under nearly the same conditions as Sandra Bland. In fact, the circumstances surrounding both cases are eerily similar. Henry, 53, was stopped and arrested on July 9th for failure to pay a fine that had resulted from previous minor traffic offense. Apparently, in the U.S. […]

Native American Jailed On Bad Check Charge Dies Of Dehydration And Malnutrition

Native American Jailed On Bad Check Charge Dies Of Dehydration And Malnutrition

Keaton Farris was only 25 when he died in April. Farris, a Native American who had been arrested on a charge of identity theft after he cashed a stolen check for $350 in March, died as a result of dehydration and malnutrition. During the 13 days he was in custody at Island County Jail in […]

Native Americans Battle Scientists Over Ancient Relative – Kennewick Man

Native Americans Battle Scientists Over Ancient Relative – Kennewick Man

There has been controversy surrounding an 8,500 year old ancient skeleton that some?Native American tribes have been calling their own. The skeleton was found in Kennewick, Washington at Columbia Park by?Will Thomas and David Deacy?in 1996. Even though radio-carbon dating confirmed the skeleton’s old age in the region, definitive evidence that the skeleton was Native […]

Dolezal Parents Admit To Also Being Frauds

Dolezal Parents Admit To Also Being Frauds

The audacity of a white woman claiming to be Black. It’s almost as if there aren’t millions of other white people who do it with the Native American community. I have bitten my tongue with the Dolezal story because nothing hits closer to home as an American Indian than identity politics. Admittedly, my opinion specifically […]

Facebook Conquering American Indians, Trans, and Drag Queens Through 21st Century Colonialism

Facebook Conquering American Indians, Trans, and Drag Queens Through 21st Century Colonialism

Haven’t we been through enough? I say that, of course, as a Native- and when I say “Native” I mean: American Indian, Native American, Indian, or whatever term non-Indians prefer to call us in the 21st Century. That’s an important topic: what do we prefer to be called? Since time began, names have been an […]

Washington Redskins Trademark Cancelled By U.S. Patent Office (VIDEO)

Washington Redskins Trademark Cancelled By U.S. Patent Office (VIDEO)

    The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office cancelled six trademark registrations held by the NFL’s Washington Redskins franchise on June 18, and because of disrespect upon Native Americans implied by those trademarks. In a complaint first filed in 2006, the argument of five Native American plaintiffs was that the team name violated specific law […]

Is This The Beginning Of The Fashion World Embracing True Diversity?

Is This The Beginning Of The Fashion World Embracing True Diversity?

There has been a campaign in the fashion industry led by models such as Naomi Campbell, Iman, and Bethann Hardison for more diversity rather than the cookie cutter images that we often see. Far too often in the fashion world, stereotypes are perpetuated of each culture, mistakenly called diversity- but how can it be diversity […]

Why Do We Still Celebrate Columbus Day?

Why Do We Still Celebrate Columbus Day?

In fourteen hundred ninety-two Columbus sailed the ocean blue. He had three ships and left from Spain; He sailed through sunshine, wind and rain. Most people remember that poem from elementary school. It has a catchy rhyme and it was used as an easy way for kids to remember the year that Columbus sailed across […]