Category Archives: History, Culture, Justice
In addition to devastating the land itself, wildfires threaten animal life, natural water systems, economic and social norms, environment and cultural resources. They also impact living communities, recreational areas and revenue streams,
Today, we look at a viewpoint thatâ€™s sometimes forgotten â€“ the Indigenous one. Do Native Americans in the United States celebrate Independence Day?
Earlier this year, the remains of more than 215 Native American children were discovered on the grounds of a former boarding school… PWNA president & CEO Joshua Arce shares his reaction to the discovery and weighs in on Deb Haalandâ€™s recent opinion piece [on the matter].
This year on Memorial Day, we pay homage to the veterans who have served… and celebrate the opening of the new National Native American Veterans Memorial at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in Washington, D.C.
Native News Pick of the Month: President Bidenâ€™s â€˜Thrifty Food Planâ€™ and what it means for Native Families
Earlier this year, President Biden shared his… American Families Plan that will expand access to free school lunch and summertime cash benefits for families with children…supporting some of America’s most impoverished communities â€“ and Native Americans should not be left behind.
The 2021 fair trade theme is â€œBuild Back Fairerâ€ and rallies around the impact COVID-19 had on our trade system… Fair trade is critical to Native American businesses too.
The [Guardian] article reported on several different tribal communities from around the country buying back land that was previously taken from them and given to non-Native landowners.
Communities around the world have celebrated Earth Day on April 22 for more than 50 years… Truth be told, Indigenous people have celebrated ‘Earth Day’ every day since time immemorial.
Native News Pick of the Month: The Disconnect between Philanthropy and Native American Food Sovereignty
…Native News Pick of the Month: Funders want to help ensure Native food sovereignty. Many in those communities want philanthropy to do better…