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Yes, you can do Thanksgiving makeup without ripping off the 566 Federally-recognized American Indian tribes. Sailor J and the Center for American Indian Research & Native Studies explain in this NSFW (F-bomb) video.

Native American activist Dennis Banks, also known by his Native name of Nowa Cumig, has walked on. He was 80.


N8V jokesters The 1491s go to a Halloween party, and you won’t believe what happens next! [NSFW F-BOMB.]

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The fight is on: White Privilege vs Native American rights (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA March 1, 2017 Cartoons
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Lay’s Potato Chips: Now with more racism! (1966 video)

by Barney Asada December 21, 2016 Cultura
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Actor Bert Lahr — the Cowardly Lion in Wizard of Oz — plays both Christopher Columbus and a stereotyped Native American in this 1966 commercial for Lay’s Potato Chips. At least the Frito-Lay company recognized that taters are “local vegetation” before calling their hosts “Indian Givers.” [Thanks to BoingBoing for the link.]

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Tonia Jo Hall shout out to Natives: ‘She’s that kind of woman’ (video)

by Verdana Bold December 2, 2016 Cultura
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Tonia Jo Hall has some words of encouragement in She’s that kind of woman. “Shout out to all the beautiful strong native women,” she writes:

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Witchi Tai To: Water spirit feeling springing round my head (video)

by Soy Capitan November 25, 2016 Cultura
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Hypnotic. Uplifting. Native American jazz saxophonist and songwriter Jim Pepper’s 1969 version of traditional peyote song Witchi Tai To got a slight remix and a Native dancer in this mesmerizing YouTube fan video. #NoDAPL! Mira los lyrics:

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The few, the brave, the greedy: THE CORPORINES! (PSA)

by Lucida Grandé November 7, 2016 El Now
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Are you brave enough? Strong enough? Willing to fight to protect the profits of the rich and powerful? Consider signing up with newest branch of the service: THE CORPORINES! Active combat deployments available now in Standing Rock, North Dakota.

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There’s “news” and then there’s “real news” (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA October 19, 2016 Cartoons
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I Stand with Standing Rock! (toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ September 26, 2016 Cartoons
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Neil Young vs the Dakota Access Pipeline: ‘Indian Givers’ (video,lyrics)

by Soy Capitan September 19, 2016 Cultura
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OG activist Neil Young stands up for the Standing Rock Sioux and against the Dakota Access Pipeline in this new song and video — Indian Givers. The lyrics include the story of Dale “Happy” American Horse Jr., a Native activist who was busted after chaining himself to a digger machine at the site. Mira los […]

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This just in from Standing Rock, North Dakota (toon)

by ERIC J. GARCIA September 14, 2016 Cartoons
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LatinoUSA: The mysterious origins of Navajo fry bread tacos (audio)

by MOSCA MEXICAN August 5, 2016 Audio
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What is the deal on these so-called Navajo tacos, anyhow? NPR’s Anne Hoffman and Maria Hinojosa of LatinoUSA are looking for answers:

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Ask your doctor if Slapping NDN Medicine Man is right for you (video)

by Especial Correspondents July 18, 2016 Cultura
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When the White Man’s medicine isn’t working,it’s time to see the Slapping Medicine Man. Video by The 1491s. PREVIOUSLY ON THE 1491s

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La Cucaracha: That ‘Mexican judge’ from Indiana (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz June 15, 2016 Cartoons
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