Monthly Archives: June 2014

U.S. Patent And Trademark Office Cancels Redskins Trademark

It is a good day when blatant racism and disrespect gets addressed in a good way.  This is not the end of the battle, but it moves us forward. Below is a collection of the news sources and their reports … Continue reading

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New federal laws help, but still don’t fully protect Native American women from violence

By Mary Hudetz June 13 of the Washington Post President Obama, joined by Vice President Biden, members of women’s organizations, law enforcement officials, tribal leaders, survivors, advocates and members of Congress, signs the Violence Against Women Act in March. (Manuel … Continue reading

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5 Essentials Chiefs Say Are Missing From First Nations Education Act

From Indian Country Today Media News: ICTMN Staff   6/10/14 The First Nations Education Act has officially been decreed defunct as far as Indigenous Peoples in Canada are concerned. The matter even took priority at a recent Assembly of First Nations … Continue reading

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Join Council FIRE Now!

Brothers and Sisters, it is a good day to make a difference in a good way.  Council FIRE is now open for accepting memberships.  We have posted our bylaws as adopted by our International Executive Committee, and you can download … Continue reading

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