Game Changed Venezuela Last Night – International Media Asleep Switch

Game Changed Venezuela Last Night – International Media Asleep Switch

Have you guys heard about this yet? The Game Changed in Venezuela Last Night – and the International Media Is Asleep At the Switch Francisco Toro / 2 days ago Dear International Editor: Listen and understand. The game changed in Venezuela last night. What had been a slow-motion unravelling that had stretched out over many years went kinetic all […]

Panama: Tabasará River Communities Face Imminent Eviction

Panama: Tabasará River Communities Face Imminent Eviction

Panama: Tabasará River Communities Face Imminent Eviction Richard Arghiris, 2014 Having fought tirelessly against the unlawful Barro Blanco hydroelectric dam, the indigenous Ngäbe communities on the banks of Panama’s Tabasará river are today threatened with forced eviction at the hands of Panama’s notoriously brutal security forces. The 29 MW dam, built by a Honduran-owned energy company, […]

East Coast Morning Star Pow Wow Shapes Students’ Future

East Coast Morning Star Pow Wow Shapes Students’ Future

My cousin, Sheena and her step daughter is in the photograph! Super cool!! East Coast Morning Star Pow Wow Shapes Students’ Future Tish Leizens 1/28/14 The Morning Star Celebration pow wow was held at the John Carroll School in Bel Air, Maryland, where Natives and non-Natives worked together to benefit youth. The pow wow started in 2001 when the John […]

Hmong Parents Rely on School Janitor for Translations

Hmong Parents Rely on School Janitor for Translations

Hmong Parents Rely on School Janitor for Translations The kNOw Youth Media, News Report, Colby Tilbbet , Posted: Jan 16, 2014 FRESNO — Hmong parents and community members in Fresno say a lack of translation services for Hmong speakers is the greatest barrier to that community’s engagement with Fresno Unified (FUSD) schools. A group of them gathered for a […]

Microsoft Now Offering Cherokee Language Option

Microsoft Now Offering Cherokee Language Option

Microsoft Now Offering Cherokee Language Option Posted: Dec 16, 2013 7:54 PM CST Updated: Dec 16, 2013 8:02 PM CST Dan Bewley, News On 6 – bio | email TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma – The Cherokee Nation has launched another effort to keep its language alive. The tribe is working with Microsoft to have the Cherokee language available for spreadsheets or Power Point […]

Fundraiser for Chanel Yang’s Mustard Seed Modeling Dream @ Thai Ginger

Fundraiser for Chanel Yang’s Mustard Seed Modeling Dream @ Thai Ginger

Fundraiser for Chanel Yang’s Mustard Seed Modeling Dream @ Thai Ginger Public · By Zong Prettyrockgirlcollection, Chineng Yang and 6 others Saturday, December 14, 2013 8:00pm until 2:00am Hello everyone-You’re invited to the OFFICIAL fundraiser for Chanel Yang on Dec 14, 2013 at Thai Ginger from 8pm-2am. The event will feature live performances(9pm-11pm) from Ashley Dubose- from The Voice, Cody C. Lee, L-MO (City Wide Kin) & Venus […]

Idle No More marks one year since first national day of action

Idle No More marks one year since first national day of action

Idle No More marks one year since first national day of action One year after the first nation-wide day of action, Idle No More supporters are marching in Ottawa once again. A group made its way from Victoria Island to Parliament Hill Tuesday morning, its sights set on speaking out against the government’s First Nation education […]