Top 10 Stories: What Indian Country read this past week as of August 31, 2019

Vincent Schilling

These are the top stories accessed by our readers from the past week

Top 10

  1. As Amazon rainforest burns, Indigenous women call on world for support
  2. Kamala Harris is the presidential candidate who will uphold federal treaty and trust obligations
  3. Tlingit carvers create ‘Shaming Totem’ of Trump and Alaska Governor Dunleavy
  4. ND Supreme Court lifts life sentence for man in LaFontaine-Greywind death
  5. Completing a 100-mile race with the help of Chinese food and community
  6. Court rules transgender inmate and Shoshone-Bannock citizen needs sex reassignment surgery
  7. Statement on the Amazon Rainforest fires and Brazilian President Jair Bolonsaro’s war on Indigenous peoples and the environment
  8. Native Americans living in rural America are being left behind in today’s digital age
  9. Chief Hoskin announces the appointment of a Cherokee Nation delegate to Congress
  10. Notre Dame received more aid than Amazon fires

Top 5 Archives

  1. The True Story of Pocahontas: Historical Myths Versus Sad Reality
  2. Natural Pain Relief: 9 Alternatives to Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen or Aspirin
  3. Discovery of Long-Lost Silent Film With All-Indian Cast Has Historians Reeling
  4. 7 Most Popular Native American Languages in U.S.
  5. Blackhorse: Do You Prefer ‘Native American’ or ‘American Indian’?

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Indian Country Today E-Weekly Newsletter for August 29, 2019

Weekly Top 10 posted by Indian Country Today’s associate editor Vincent Schilling (Akwesasne Mohawk) on Twitter - @VinceSchilling and Instagram - @VinceSchilling

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I am new to you website. I am taking a class at MSU in Native American Studies with hopes of getting my masters. I currently work at Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe School in Hayward WI. I am learning so much from your website and from clicking on the links from there. Thank you.

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Vincent Schilling
Vincent Schilling

Associate Editor

So glad you enjoy our site Lisa ...