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OKLAHOMA VOICE: Stitt hosts event to honor Native heritage, families

Tahlequah Daily Press 01 Dec 2023
Attendees said the event at the Oklahoma Governor’s Mansion was a fitting way to commemorate the end of Native American Heritage Month, but also served as a way for them to share some of their cultural and tribal beliefs with the Republican governor who has recently been at odds with many tribal leaders.
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Oklahoma governor hosts event to honor Native American heritage, families

The Express-Star 01 Dec 2023
Attendees said the event at the Oklahoma Governor’s Mansion was a fitting way to commemorate the end of Native American Heritage Month, but also served as a way for them to share some of their cultural and tribal beliefs with the Republican governor who has recently been at odds with many tribal leaders.
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Tribal leaders call for expanding San Gabriel Mountains National Monument

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 01 Dec 2023
30, conference call hosted by Indigenous Voices of Nevada, tribal representatives from the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians, the Desert Cahuilla Indians, and the Pit River Nation urged the White House to use the Antiquities Act to protect cultural and environmental resources as well as increase indigenous stewardship of the land.
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More national monuments? Indigenous leaders call for land protections in the West

Hastings Tribune 01 Dec 2023
LAS VEGAS — A Nevada Indigenous group and regional tribal leaders called for further protection of land ahead of the White House Tribal Nations Summit next week in Washington, D.C ... The national monument would protect the cultural homelands for several tribal nations, including the Cahuilla, Chemehuevi, Mojave, Quechan, and Serrano nations, he said.
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At 45, Indian Child Welfare Act sets standard for kinship care

CBS News 01 Dec 2023
Supreme Court works to keep Native American children close to their traditions and tribal cultures ... Policies deliberately aimed to separate Native American families from each other and their tribal nations ... Chairman Melvin Baker of the Southern Ute says children represent a link to the past and the promise for preserving Native cultures.
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Town of Groton changes Columbus Day to Italian Heritage and Indigenous Peoples’ Day

The Day 01 Dec 2023
The Mohegan Tribe and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation applauded the town’s decision ...It’s solely with the actions and the name of the person, and not the whole culture.” ... This false narrative attempts to erase our existence, history and culture, and influences policies that erode tribal sovereignty.“.
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Airman opening the door for Indigenous men to serve their country and honor their culture

Longview News-Journal 01 Dec 2023
- Whether you come from a tiny town or a major city, you were likely raised with cultural values that helped shape your identity. In tribal cultures many rituals and traditions are considered sacred; one of their most recognizable and meaningful practices is growing out their hair and leaving it long, regardless of gender.
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Jewish Israel is a mosaic of ethnic groups

Asiatimes 01 Dec 2023
Many cultures, one people ... The expulsion of these Sephardic communities, as Iberian Jews are called, scattered Sephardi culture throughout areas such as Greece, Turkey, the Balkans, Italy and Morocco. Thus, many Jews whose families came to these regions are genealogically and culturally Sephardi.
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Israel’s mosaic of Jewish ethnic groups is key to understanding the country | The Conversation

Penn Live 01 Dec 2023
Many cultures, one people ... The expulsion of these Sephardic communities, as Iberian Jews are called, scattered Sephardi culture throughout areas such as Greece, Turkey, the Balkans, Italy and Morocco. Thus, many Jews whose families came to these regions are genealogically and culturally Sephardi.
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Tribally owned investment firm bolsters federal contracting portfolio with deal for software firm 

Grand Rapids Business Journal 01 Dec 2023
“We believe our company is at the right stage in its growth to partner with a company that can help us develop even greater business opportunities in the future while preserving the company’s current culture ... Becoming a tribally owned company can help VES grow further under a ...
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TUNICA-BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA CELEBRATES ANNUAL TRIBAL MUSEUMS DAY WITH FREE ADMISSION, TOURS

Avoyelles Today 30 Nov 2023
Tribal Museums Day is designed to bring attention to diverse Native cultures and educate the public on rich history of Indian Country ... The day calls for tribal museums across the country to open their doors and allow visitors free admission to gain a better knowledge and respect for diverse cultures and tribal histories.
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Work resumes on $10B renewable energy transmission project despite tribal objections

Times Union 30 Nov 2023
11 meeting with tribal leaders ... The BLM said it had met with tribal representatives during the pause and that it would work with tribes to evaluate whether the valley could be classified as a traditional cultural property while mitigating effects from the transmission line on cultural and archaeological sites ... He said tribal members are frustrated.
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Brenda Gagne appointed Abenaki Nation of Missisquoi chief

St Albans Messenger 30 Nov 2023
Gagne won against opponent Chris LaFrance, 58 to 55 at the election, which also included nominations for tribal council ... In her role as chief, Gagne said her top priority is to bring a thriving Abenaki community back through cultural events and programming, particularly at the tribal headquarters.
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Honoring ancestors and building bridges

The Lawton Constitution 30 Nov 2023
Tina Parker Emhoolah, a Fort Sill Museum volunteer and direct descendant of Comanche leader Quanah Parker, emphasized the significance of the initiative, “This Tour is a bridge, reconnecting us with our history and allowing the military community to understand our rich cultural legacy.”.
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Ireland’s Quest for Identity

Gab 30 Nov 2023
Liberals are baffled and infuriated that poor whites vote Republican, yet voting on tribal grounds is a feature of all multi-ethnic democracies, whether it’s Northern Ireland, Lebanon or Iraq ... We are going back into the bicameral mind that is tribal, collective, without any individual consciousness ... McLuhan, that this tribal world is not friendly.
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