Native Village Youth and Education News

April 1, 2009 Issue 196 Volume 1

"We do not want riches, but we want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches, we want peace and love." Red Cloud, Oglala Lakota

Woman Who Carries the Sacred Hoop
Dana Tiger


Crowds Protest Around the World For Freedom in Tibet

Lights Put Out to Mark Earth  Hour

Braiding Through Water: Weaving Traditional and Western Knowledge

New Longhouse Opens for Suquamish Tribe

Mexico City is World's Top Religious Destination

North Pole May Belong to Denmark, Early Mapping Suggests

New U.S. Historical Landmarks

American Indian Movement Plans to Protest Chasco Fiesta "Mockery"

Pow Wow Relocating from Ann Arbor to Saline

Brazil: Supreme Court Upholds Indians Rights in Historic Ruling

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