Native Village Youth and Education News
November, 2009  Volume 3 Headlines

Photo by Lee Marmon, Laguna Pueblo

"From the time Europeans colonized America, the policy has gone from genocide to assimilation. It's remarkable Indian people have persisted with their languages and culture. Five hundred years later, Indians are still Indians.
Julie Cajune, Salish

White House Announces Nation to Nation Conference

NCAI Awards Larry EchoHawk with Standing Ovation

ACLU Report Finds Continuing and Pervasive Voting Rights Violations in Indian Country

Elders and Youth Conference Keynote Speaker Finds Hope, Despite Alcohol Disorder

Honoring Tradition, Tulalip Hunger Shares Meat from First Kill

Bumper Harvest for Rice

Pumpkins: More Than Pie and For Carving

Native American Book Inspires Local Growers

Saving our Ash Trees

 

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