Tag Archives: White Earth Nation

Atlantic Monthly Mini-Doc on Forced Assimilation @ White Earth Nation

Here is “How the Legacy of Native Americans’ Forced Assimilation Lingers Today,” featuring the documentary “Little Dream Catchers.”

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The Power of Cultural Teachings for At Risk Youth

The White Earth Nation has released a video documenting some of the work being done to help at risk youth in the community. Impacts of drug abuse are being felt in our homes, schools, workplaces, and in our daily lives. … Continue reading

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Erma Vizenor Resigns as Chair of White Earth Nation

Here is “Vizenor resigns as White Earth chair” from the Bemidji Pioneer. And her personal announcement: Erma public Letter_Jan20 I have found Erma Vizenor to be one of the most visionary and ethical tribal leaders. This is a tough loss for … Continue reading

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Trust Breach Claims by Nine Tribes Survives Motion to Dismiss

Here are the materials in Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate v. Jewell (D.C. District Court): 17 Amended Complaint 19 US Motion to Dismiss 22 Opposition 23 US Reply 27 DCT Order

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Manidoowaadiziwag Ikwewag – Women Are Sacred, Video Raising Awareness of Domestic Violence and Practices for Dealing with DV in Native Communities and Victims with Disabilities

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. This documentary film was developed to be an educational and training tool based on the work produced by the Minnesota Accessing Paths to Safety Project. The film chronicles the the first-hand stories of American … Continue reading

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White Earth Nation Seeks Constitutional Reform Project Manager

White Earth Nation Seeks Constitutional Reform Project Manager, application deadline is expected to be extended. See posting attached and at: http://whiteearth.com/programs/?program_id=15 Const_reform_project_manager

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