Native American Language Program Recognized By National Geographic Geotourism A Native American language program in Bemidji, Minnesota was recently recognized by the National Geographic Society’s Mississippi River Geotourism Program. A certificate presented to the Ojibwe Language Project in November 2016,…..
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The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe wants us to help put continued pressure on the Army Corps of Engineers. Last we posted about the 10 Ways to Help Standing Rock. Now they need your help again! One month after it was…..
Fusion media was in downtown Seattle on January 5th to cover the #DeFundDAPL: Day of Action. Many citizens closed their banking accounts but we realize a bigger action must take place. What if the city of Seattle closed their account…..
Last year, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick announced the formation of the Colin Kaepernick Foundation, in which a major goal was his “Million Dollar Pledge” to give $100,000 each month for ten months to charitable organizations to “fight oppression…..
It might not have been an official float with all the flowers, but it was a beautiful sight to see! Organizers with the Bernie Sanders Brigade, local Native American leaders and other organizations marched immediately behind the last official Rose…..
Definitely one heck of a way to make a statement! During yesterday’s Minnesota Vikings versus Chicago Bears football game, a couple of people climbed into the rafters and dropped a banner down for thousands of people to see. The banner,…..
In 2016 we published over 550 stories on PowWows.com, from Gathering of Nations, Standing Rock, mascots, issues, protests, celebrations, sports and more! We appreciate you reading and sharing these stories! Look for more great articles in 2017! Below are the…..
A lot of people have been drawn to Standing Rock, including many talented filmmakers and photographers. Director Kyle Bell recently teamed up with Adam Beach to produce this short documentary about the movement and their time there. Capturing the heart…..
School is winding down for winter break and it’s a last minute scramble to get a gift for a loved one. If you’re anything like me, a little humor goes a long way when you need a little pick me…..
On Monday, members of the electoral college finally cast their official votes for the next President of the United States. Some folks were holding out hope there would be dissenters and people would ditch Donald Trump, but in the end…..