Latest News for: Tribal culture


Chhattisgarh sets up culture council to promote its rich cultural heritage

The Times of India 03 Dec 2021
The state government has also undertaken an initiative to organize the National Tribal Dance Festival to promote, preserve, and provide a platform to showcase the rich, vibrant, and state's unique tribal culture and cultural exchange among indigenous people coming from across the country and abroad.

Apache elders urge Arizona senator to help stop mine project

The Associated Press 03 Dec 2021
“We want the senator’s staffers to know we are opposed to the land transfer,” said Sandra Rambler, a tribal elder ... Tribal members are awaiting a ruling from the 9th U.S ... The land near the central Arizona community of Superior has ancient oak groves and traditional plants that tribal members say are essential to their religion and culture.

Survivor recap: The Do or Die twist arrives

m&c 02 Dec 2021
She was caught completely off guard by what happened at Tribal Council ... Camp drama ahead of Tribal Council ... An important conversation was had at the beginning of the Tribal Council where Danny, DeShawn, and Liana spoke about representing their culture and how important it was to have the cast be 50 percent people of color.

Students research importance of Native Sovereignty for Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center annual Days ...

The Daily Democrat 02 Dec 2021
McKay and Bill spoke to the group about many aspects of Yocha Dehe culture, including preservation of its language and oral history, governance, dance, food and agriculture, cultural resources/archaeological sites and the roles of tribal members in community. “Our cultures may be diverse, but we share values,” McKay said.

Newsletter: Biden is leasing public lands for oil drilling. But what about solar and wind?

The Los Angeles Times 02 Dec 2021
So did the Colorado River Indian Tribes, which cited potential damage to Indigenous archaeological sites and the importance of desert wildlife to tribal culture and religion.

KISS & KIIT Inks MoU with NGMA

The Eastern Herald 01 Dec 2021
Further, the MoU aims to develop a specialized library of books, periodicals, photographs, and other audio-visual materials related to tribal art and culture ... KISS has always firmly adhered to the principle of having indigenous control of education and taking pride in the diverse tribal cultures, art, dance, languages, folklore.

We must return buffalo to the American West

Independent Record 01 Dec 2021
buffalo are part of us and we are part of buffalo, culturally, materially and spiritually ... and Canada and where there is a mosaic of tribal and public lands on both sides of the border ... Tribal voices, particularly those of our elders, can help integrate cultural and spiritual values with management and operational realities.

White Bison Native Art Will Offer Genuine Native American Apparel and Jewelry

Victoria Advocate 01 Dec 2021
The white bison has been a symbol of peace and good fortune in American indigenous cultures ... The company begins the sale of culturally ... "Keeping tribal affiliations, heritage and culture alive is a priority and White Bison Native Art will be part of this revival," said Hank Fields.

Excavations in Turkey's Trabzon shed light on history of region

Anadolu Agency 01 Dec 2021
Yavuz said they hope to uncover more concrete evidence to shed light on Trabzon's known past, adding that the excavation team aims to uncover cultural layers and artifacts from the pre-Roman Hellenistic, Persian, and tribal periods.

Most ‘Native' Art Is Fake or Stolen. Indigenous Artists Are Fighting Back

NBCBayArea 30 Nov 2021
Walk through a major clothing or home goods shop in the U.S., and you’re likely to see something that appears to come from Native American culture ... my own cultural values,” Howes said ... Addressing accusations of cultural appropriation, the spokesperson said ... working within tribal communities to preserve cultural heritage.

Frank Sinatra vs the Boomers, by Jung-Freud

The Unz Review 30 Nov 2021
It suggests a continual musical culture for around seventy years, from early 60s to now, with the decisive break having taken place somewhere in the 50s ... But, the Italian-American role in Popular Music may also have owed to a rich cultural heritage ... Perhaps, Italian-Americans felt they had an excess of musical culture/color.

Flathead County Harbors Last Derogatory Place-Names in Montana

Flathead Beacon 30 Nov 2021
Stiffarm wrote that the names would recognize “efforts to continue teaching Kootenai Culture, language preservation, Treaty Rights and Tribal Government.” Alex Lefthand, who died in 1996, was a logger and construction worker who spent his retirement as a dedicated consultant, ...

Michigan Gov. Whitmer drops federal Line 5 lawsuit against Enbridge to support AG’s state suit instead

Michigan Live 30 Nov 2021
Gov ... That doesn’t mean she abandoned her fight to get Line 5 out of the Straits of Mackinac, though ... The Bay Mills Indian Community issued a statement that said their people remain committed to the safety of the Straits of Mackinac, preserving tribal treaty rights, and protecting cultural resources ... Related articles. ... Note to readers ... ....

What's next for Afghanistan? Two experts make predictions

Beijing News 30 Nov 2021
Such measures in part reflect a culture rooted in the tribal dynamics of southern Afghanistan ... I think that, mostly, the Taliban don't fully understand the significant difference between being an insurgent group and being a government in Afghanistan - a country which is highly layered in terms of ethnicity, tribal allegiance and political geography.