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Here Are the 10 States With the Biggest Native American Populations

Rep. Deb Haaland, a member of the Laguna Pueblo in New Mexico, will likely become the first Indigenous cabinet secretary in the U.S., which would put her in charge of nearly 86,000 square miles of tribal land. The move signals a significant step forward for the country’s Native American population,...

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What Does It Mean To Be a Federally Recognized Native American Tribe?

Across the United States, hundreds of Native American tribes continue their traditional lifeways to sustain their inherent sovereignty. Today's Native American tribes descend from the original inhabitants of North America who have been making history for more than 20,000 years. In early American history, tribes were forcibly removed from their...

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Kamala Harris Isn’t the First Person of Color to Become U.S. Vice President

After being sworn in as U.S. Vice President, Sen. Kamala Harris made history as the first woman, first African-American, and first person of South Asian descent to ascend to the position. But did you know Harris isn't actually the first person of color to become “veep?” That distinction belongs to...

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Native Americans Featured at the Virtual Inauguration Ceremony

Shortly after Joseph R. Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States of America, several Native American groups and individuals represented at the virtual “Parade Across America,” which featured performances by entertainers and organizations from around the country. First, six members of Native American Women Warriors,...

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Nike N7 Pendleton Blanket Giveaway

New Year - New Giveaway! Thanks to our friends at Pendleton for sponsoring this giveaway. Happy New Year, I hope 2021 is a great year for you and your family.  Thank you for all your support in 2020! About Nike N7 Blanket This USA-made wool blanket illustrates the past, present,...

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Google Honors Elizabeth Peratrovich

If you're lucky enough to have a Doodle illustration and an article of yourself on Google, chances are you're doing something right. Not just anyone can get a caricature of themselves on the world's most visited site. So who is this great woman who inspired the Dec 30, 2020, Google...

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Free Email Series: What to Expect at Your First Pow Wow