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Amah Mutsun Land Trust selects new executive director

Santa Cruz Sentinel 20 Apr 2021
“He understands the issue of protecting sacredness and restoring sacredness, of how to look at issues and make decisions based on cultural concerns first, and then look at scientific and business concerns second,” said Valentin Lopez Amah Mutsun Land Trust president and Amah Mutsun Tribal Band chairman.
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Letters to the Editor Tuesday, April 20

The Daily Gazette 20 Apr 2021
Trump is to blame for cultural damage ... Trump has caused cultural damage to this country that will not repair itself anytime soon ... Hopefully, some of this can be neutralized quickly but looking at the cultural tribalism, political polarization, the number of politicians still willing to kiss his ring, it’s hard to be optimistic.
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Friedman: Joe Biden’s decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan may be a short term disaster but who knows about the long run

Denver Post 20 Apr 2021
But it was also reasonable to fear from the start that trying to graft a Western political culture onto such a deeply tribalized, ... It seemed to me that the tribal warrior culture ran so deep in this place, it would be hard for any neutral central government to sink real roots.
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To see how the European Super League will change football, look to America

Open Democracy 20 Apr 2021
Thomas M. Hanna. 20 April 2021, 5.16pm ... PA Images / Alamy Stock Photo. Share via ... Perhaps more than any other sport or cultural activity it is global in nature yet rooted in local communities and experiences ... Football is far from perfect, and toxic forms of nationalism and tribalism have always seeped into the game and culture, and must be rooted out ... .
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‘Hindutva is not the same as Hinduism’

Frontline 20 Apr 2021
An Essay, The Past as Present, Indian Cultures as Heritage, and The Historian and Her Craft ... There were multiple sects linked to the latter, and many reflected inputs from local religions originating in the various peasant and tribal cultures of every region, and from those that came in with trade and invasions such as Christianity and Islam.
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PNM announces engineering internships for Native students

Rio Rancho Observer 19 Apr 2021
The interns will also provide support to the director of Tribal Government & ... Candidates should be familiar with Native American culture and tribal issues in order to assist the Tribal & Customer Engagement team with any necessary projects.
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The internet trolls Nida Yasir for dressing up like an Ertugrul character

Dawn 19 Apr 2021
Yasir's traditional blue dress looks like a classic, with its tribal embroidery, pale tones and the contrasting red details ... For all its similarity to the Sultan's outfit, it was actually a tribal outfit from the indigenous culture from Kailash.
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'Rutherford Falls' review: Genial charmer that quietly makes TV history

Newsday 19 Apr 2021
White privilege and cultural appropriation are a couple of those flashpoints on trial here, but tribal identity gets a workout too. For example, what does it mean to be a "City Indian" like Reagan versus the Indian like Terry who stayed on the "rez" (reservation) — with Reagan intent on preserving tribal identity, Terry on building his casino? ....
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Pee Dee Indians hold ribbon cutting for Education Cultural Center in McColl

Herald-Advocate 19 Apr 2021
McCOLL — The grand opening and ribbon cutting of the Pee Dee Indian Tribe Education Cultural Center on April 10 is just the beginning ... Michael Dunn, tribal cultural director, said they received a grant to start the Three Sisters Project ... “Anything that will enrich the culture of our community and our tribe,” he said.
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'Killers of the Flower Moon' begins filming in Oklahoma

The Oklahoman 19 Apr 2021
Along with helping the production to scout numerous sites across the state, tribal leaders introduced the filmmakers to cultural historians, local artisans and Osage Nations citizens to help ensure the film portrays the real-life story honestly and authentically.
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Native American remains repatriated to Angel Mounds site

Messenger-Inquirer 18 Apr 2021
The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act was passed in 1990 and mandates the return of Native American human remains and cultural items to tribal nations, according to the newspaper. “NAGPRA is about human rights, respecting tribal sovereignty and federal law,” said Jayne-Leigh Thomas, Indiana University’s NAGPRA director.
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Letter: Addressing bigotry in detail

The Roseburg News-Review 18 Apr 2021
Cancel culture results ... One group holds its cultural and historical symbols in high esteem while the other feels they should be canceled as they represent evil ... It is a human frailty, and uncompromising cancel culture results. The primary answer of support of cancel culture to ...
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Big banks loaned money to an oil giant under the guise of 'sustainability' — and ...

Alternet 18 Apr 2021
Fourteen months ago, Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, wrote a letter warning that climate change was on the verge of "fundamentally reshaping" the financial sector ... His words proved somewhat prophetic ... "Cultural genocide," is how tribal attorney Tara Houska described the effect of the pipeline ... .
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Big banks loaned money to an oil giant under the guise of 'sustainability'

Raw Story 18 Apr 2021
Fourteen months ago, Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, wrote a letter warning that climate change was on the verge of "fundamentally reshaping" the financial sector ... This article first appeared in Salon ... "Cultural genocide," is how tribal attorney Tara Houska described the effect of the pipeline ... .
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Headman to receive honorary doctorate at Bacone

Tahlequah Daily Press 17 Apr 2021
“We are honoring him for his lifelong contributions to preserving language, culture, and history.”. Headman, a Bacone College alumnus, has taught the Ponca language since 1975, and over the years, wrote tribal stories and recorded conversations ... Headman on our tribal cultural grounds on Friday, April 30.
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