Links

Check here to access the latest from within the native and labor communities.  If you have additional news and media sources, please forward them to us.

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Rock the Vote! – uses music, popular culture and cutting edge technology to encourage young people to vote.

Register to Vote in Canada – Canadian Government website that allows you to register to vote, or verify your information.

State Election Boards and Information – For the latest information on state and federal elections, including presidential primaries and caucuses, you need to visit the agency in your state responsible for conducting elections.

Native Vote – Welcome to the Native Vote 2014 website where you will find the latest information on voter registration, Native candidates, and access to tools to ensure that Every Native Vote Counts!  Endorsed by NCAI – their site send the viewer here.

Rock the Native Vote – RNV is a initiative of the Oklahoma Indian Missionary Conference of the United Methodist Church.

United Native America – Information for your use in getting out the Native American vote.

Washington State Voter Registration Forms – download the voter registration form in multiple languages

Brennan Center for Justice report – From the New York University School of Law, a strong study of states actions to restrict voter participation.  A must read if you believe democracy is a good thing.

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News From Indian Country – Independent, Indian-owned, reservation based business that produces IndianCountryTV.com and published news from Indian Country.

Indian Country Today – the award-winning weekly national newspaper.  A fantastic source for news and events from with the Native communities.

Native Radio.com -The largest source of native American music on the web.   NativeRadio has five
Native American music radio stations playing Native
American music 24 hours a day.

National Museum of the American Indian – The 18th museum of the Smithsonian Institution, and the first national museum dedicated to the preservation, study, and exhibition of the life, languages, literature, history, and arts of Native Americans.

American Indian / Indigenous Education – Terrific web site that is filled with information, including links to related web sites, on the history and current thinking about American Indian and Indigenous education. It also has information on how Indigenous students were taught English and on bilingual/bicultural education.  There is also material on teaching reading, math/science, curriculum development, and American Indian dropouts. Links are also provided to information on community-controlled schools, gifted and talented education, learning styles, and Indian children’s books.

National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) – The NCAI was founded in 1944 in response to termination and assimilation policies that the United States forced upon the tribal governments in contradiction of their treaty rights and status as sovereigns. NCAI stressed the need for unity and cooperation among tribal governments for the protection of their treaty and sovereign rights. Since 1944, the National Congress of American Indians has been working to inform the public and Congress on the governmental rights of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

National Indian Education Association (NIEA) – The National Indian Education Association is a membership based organization committed to increasing educational opportunities and resources for American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students while protecting our cultural and linguistic traditions.

National Urban Indian Family Coalition – The National Urban Indian Family Coalition (NUIFC) advocates for American Indian families living in urban areas by creating partnerships with tribes, as well as other American Indian organizations, and by conducting research to better understand the barriers, issues, and opportunities facing urban American Indian families.

American Indian Center of Chicago promoting fellowship among American Indian people of all tribes in metropolitan Chicago, creating bonds of understanding and communication between American Indians and Non-Indians, advancing the general welfare of American Indians in community life, fostering the economic and educational advancement of American Indians, sustaining cultural, artistic, and avocational pursuits, and perpetuating American Indian cultural values.

Seattle Indian Health Board – The mission of the Seattle Indian Health Board is to advocate for, provide, and ensure culturally appropriate, high quality, and accessible health and human services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.

 

4 Responses to Links

  1. Kevin says:

    I am only a story teller, and feel lucky to have this opportunity.

  2. Kevin says:

    I am blessed to have the opportunity to share

  3. Cindy Williams says:

    The website looks wonderful. It is great to see such progress in the initiatives to include Native Americans in the “American Dream”. Thank you for all of your hard work.

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