Category Archives: News

ProPublica: “It’s a Fact: Supreme Court Errors Aren’t Hard to Find”

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High Country News: “Northern California tribes face down massive wildfires”

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Donald Trump is an Asshole

Here: “Trump Predicts Justices Ginsburg And Sotomayor Will Die During His Presidency.”

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Today in Racism against Indians

Here. An upstate New York politician criticizes a mural depicting American Indians, saying they’re too “dark,” and asking why the mural couldn’t instead depict the town’s “original heritage.”

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Article About the Little Traverse Reservation Boundary Case

Links: Detroit Business article by Tom Beaman, previous posts

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Native America Calling Show on Gun Control

This show aired on Tuesday. Guest commentators included Deb Haaland for the first half and John Dossett and Ann Tweedy for the second half.

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Slate: “The Fight for the Right to Eat Seal Blubber”

Here: “In Alaskan nursing homes and hospitals, tight federal regulations have meant that the most comforting foods for natives have been labeled illegal. That’s slowly changing.”

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NYTs: “Canada to Pay Millions in Indigenous Lawsuit Over Forced Adoptions”

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Oh, When Will We Get a Better Government?

Here: “US votes against UN motion to condemn gay sex death penalty ‘over fears executions could be banned in the States’”

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Stockbridge-Munsee Successfully Amends WI Reciprocity Rules for Tribal Attorneys

Links: Supreme Court of Wisconsin Order(PDF), Wisconsin State Bar News Excerpt: Last week, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ordered an amendment to Supreme Court Rule (SCR) 40.05, allowing legal services (or service as a judge) for federally recognized Indian tribes to count for … Continue reading

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