Grassroots Groups and Organizations: Washington, Change Name, Mascot

Grassroots Groups and Organizations: Washington, Change Name, Mascot

Grassroots Groups and Organizations, Nationwide, Coordinate Awareness and Advocate Efforts for the Washington NFL Team to Change Their Name and Mascot Phoenix, Arizona – Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry, a 501(c)3, announces a multitude of grassroots groups and organizations will be gathering at numerous Washington NFL Team games across the United States to encourage the NFL […]

US to pay largest Native American nation $554 mn, landmark settlement

US to pay largest Native American nation $554 mn, landmark settlement

US to pay largest Native American nation $554 mn in landmark settlement The Obama administration will pay the Navajo Nation a record $554 million to settle claims by the most populous Native American tribe that funds and natural resources on its reservation were mismanaged by the US government for decades. The agreement will be formally […]

Premiers, aboriginal leaders propose missing women roundtable 1st step

Premiers, aboriginal leaders propose missing women roundtable 1st step

Canada’s premiers and aboriginal leaders are calling on the federal government to compromise and have key ministers meet with them to discuss the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women. ‪#‎IdleNoMoreTwinCities‬ Premiers, aboriginal leaders propose missing women roundtable as 1st step Inquiry would delay action, police chiefs say With the door slammed shut on a […]

Meet The Native American Grandmother Who Just Beat Washington Redskins

Meet The Native American Grandmother Who Just Beat Washington Redskins

Meet The Native American Grandmother Who Just Beat The Washington Redskins The woman who was the driving force behind the cases that led the U.S. Patents and Trademarks Office to cancel the federal trademarks for the Washington Redskins on Wednesday is a 69-year-old grandmother and longtime Native American activist named Suzan Harjo. “Suzan has been fighting this […]

Minneapolis changes Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day

Minneapolis changes Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day

It’s about time! This should have been done a long time ago! Now the rest of the US needs to follow! Minneapolis City Council Minneapolis changes Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day By Aaron Rupar Fri., Apr. 25 2014 at 10:15 AM Categories: Minneapolis City Council, Racism — Update at bottom with statement from Mayor Betsy Hodges — Columbus Day is no […]

AZTECA MEXICA NEW YEAR FESTIVAL

AZTECA MEXICA NEW YEAR FESTIVAL

AZTECA MEXICA NEW YEAR FESTIVAL Saturday 11:00am until 4:00pm *****FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC*************** This family-friendly, cultural festival celebrates the indigenous diversity of the Twin Cities. Guests will have the opportunity to: observe a traditional Aztec/Mexica dance ceremony honoring the Aztec Mexica New Year, create stamp art inspired by Aztec/ Mexica symbols, play games/ activities, win prizes, […]