Native American Father’s Day Gift Guide

Wow, Father's Day is just around the corner on June 21st! Have you gotten anything for the big guy yet? Well I'm here to share some ideas in case you haven't found the perfect gift! Suplex T-Shirt - $25.00 at A Tribe Called Red Retro Dad - I think any video game nerd will dig this! On the t-shirt you'll find an 8-bit style Native designed by Steven Paul Judd. The ...

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – May 28, 2015

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow Gissiwas Creek Pow Wow 2015 May 24 - May 25 13819 - N 5th Avenue, Marion, Michigan - 49665 Red Bear Pow Wow Celebration May 25 - May 25 Jemez Pueblo, Jemez Pueblo, NM Port Hope's 2nd Annual Pow Wow May 30 - May 31 Port Hope , Port Hope, ON - L1A 1N3 2nd Annual ...

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First Nations Pull Together to Protect Their Lands

In their words: “If Northern Gateway goes ahead and if we have increased tanker traffic and if we have a tanker accident, we stand to lose a lot. It’s not only for First Nations people but it’s for everyone who uses sea resources, fisherman, sports fishermen, tourists, people that travel throughout our coast.” – Harvey Humchitt, Heiltsuk hereditary chief “We’re a small community, we’re doing what we can to stop this project. We ...

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Oregon Public Schools Must Pick New Mascots by 2017

As reported by The Oregonian/OregonLive, the Oregon Board of Education ruled that fourteen Oregon public schools will have to change their Native American-themed mascots. State board members voted unanimously against an amendment that would have allowed schools to continue to call their athletic teams and other student organizations nicknames such as the Warriors, Braves, Indians and Chieftains. "It's a great victory," said Sam Sachs, one of the activists who has fought to ban the names. "They stood their ground and said ...

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VINTAGE NATIVE AMERICAN CEREMONIAL BEADWORK BEADED TRIBAL SET OF 5 – eBay find of the week

VINTAGE NATIVE AMERICAN CEREMONIAL BEADWORK BEADED TRIBAL SET OF 5

Amazing set has had dark brown leather added and the elastic band added a couple flawless as pictured but a stunning set

Absolutely amazing set is in great condition for it's age

Click here to buy...

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PSA Gives Voice to Indigenous Women

Talented Kiowa Filmmaker Jeffrey Palmer is back with a PSA entitled "I Am A Life." The PSA tackles an ongoing issue in Indigenous communities, violence against women. According to US government statistics, Native American and Alaska Native women are more than 2.5 times more likely to be assaulted than other women in the US. That number is probably far greater. I am a life from Jeffrey ...

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2015-2016 PowWows.com Princess Contest

The PowWows.com Princess is expected to be an ambassador for the site online and offline. Applications will be accepted until June 15, 2015 and the winner will be announced by June 30, 2015. The following items must be submitted to the Powwows.com Princess Youth Ambassador Committee: Powwows.com Princess Youth Ambassador Application Current Photograph (in regalia) Photocopy of Tribal ID or Status card if available Proof of Age (i.e. Photocopy of Birth Certificate, Driver’s License, etc.) A Letter of Recommendation with Letter of Recommendation Form Personal Essay Powwows.com Princess ...

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Cut The Rug Video Contest – Win An American Dakota Rug

Have you seen the amazing rugs from American Dakota? Here's your chance to win one! Show us how you "Cut a Rug".   In your outfit or in street clothes...singing with a group or by yourself...just do it with style! Chicken, Jingle, Hand Drum, Fancy Feather or Fancy Shawl - cut ...

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Keepseagle v. Vilsack Settlement

In 1999 Marilyn and George Keepseagle from Fort Yates along with others, North Dakota files a suit against the Agriculture Department.  The Obama administration settle the case for $680 million.  The suit covers Native Americans with discrimination claims against USDA for the years 1981 to 1999. The U.S. District Court recently ordered that it will accept written comments by mail from any Class member regarding the proposed modifications to the Keepseagle Settlement Agreement and the distribution of the leftover settlement funds. ...

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Pow Wow Calendar Update – May 21, 2015

Check the list below for the latest Pow Wows added to our calendar and ones coming up in the next couple of weeks! Plan your Pow Wow trips! Upcoming Pow Wow Gissiwas Creek Pow Wow 2015 May 24 - May 25 13819 - N 5th Avenue, Marion, Michigan - 49665 E-Mamawohkamatotan Intertribal Pow Wow May 23 - May 23 33700 Prentis Ave., Mission , BC 6th Annual Native Woodland Gathering May 23 - May 24 4595 CR 153, Zanesfield, OH - 43360 Memorial Pow Wow Traditional Pow ...

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