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Native Americans
Native Americans or Native American may refer to: Indigenous peoples of the Americas, the pre-Columbian peoples of the Americas and their descendants
May 3rd 2017

Native Americans in the United States
differences) are people who belong to one of the over 500 distinct Native American tribes that survive intact today as partially sovereign nations within
May 24th 2017

Native American religion
Native American religions are the spiritual practices of the indigenous peoples of the Americas. Traditional Native American ceremonial ways can vary widely
May 10th 2017

Native American cuisine
Native American cuisine includes all food practices of the indigenous peoples of the Americas. Modern-day native peoples retain a rich culture of traditional
Apr 23rd 2017

Native American civil rights
Native American civil rights are the civil rights of Native Americans in the United States. Because Native Americans are citizens of their tribal nations
May 3rd 2017

Native American mascot controversy
occurred in the trend by school and college teams that have retired Native American names and mascots at an increasing rate in recent decades. An analysis
May 10th 2017

Native American name controversy
The Native American name controversy is an ongoing discussion about the changing terminology used by indigenous peoples of the Americas to describe themselves
May 18th 2017

Slavery among Native Americans in the United States
present-day borders. Some Native American tribes held war captives as slaves prior to and during European colonization, some Native Americans were captured and
May 17th 2017

List of people of African-American and Native American ancestry
of African American and Native American. No claim is made that any of these individuals are enrolled members of Native American tribes, unless their entry
May 22nd 2017

Native American flute
The Native American flute is a flute that is held in front of the player, has open finger holes, and has two chambers: one for collecting the breath of
Apr 29th 2017

Native American disease and epidemics
European diseases and epidemics pervade many aspects of Native American life, both throughout history and in the present day. Diseases and epidemics can
May 25th 2017

Native American studies
Native-AmericanNative American studies (also known as American Indian, Indigenous American, Aboriginal, Native, or First Nations studies) is an interdisciplinary academic
Apr 18th 2017

History of Native Americans in the United States
toward Native Americans regulated buying of Native American lands promotion of commerce promotion of experiments to civilize or improve Native American society
May 24th 2017

Native American Music Awards
The Native American Music Awards (also known as the NAMAs or "Nammys") are an awards program presented annually by Elbel Productions, Inc., The Native American
Apr 5th 2017

Cultural assimilation of Native Americans
The cultural assimilation of AmericansAmerican Native Americans was an assimilation effort by the United States to transform American Native American culture to EuropeanAmerican
May 20th 2017

Native American hip hop
Native American hip hop is hip-hop culture practiced by people of Native American heritage; in colloquial terms, this also includes Canadian First Nation
Jan 26th 2017

List of Native American artists
visual artists who are Native Americans in the United States. The Indian Arts and Crafts Act of 1990 defines "Native American" as being enrolled in either
May 18th 2017

Native Americans and reservation inequality
Native American reservation inequality underlies a range of societal issues that affect the lives of Native American populations residing on reservations
Apr 22nd 2017

Native Americans in the American Civil War
Native Americans in the American Civil War composed various Native American bands, tribes, and nations. Native Americans served in both the Union and Confederate
May 21st 2017

Native American Day
Native American Day is a holiday in the U.S. states of California and South Dakota. It honors Native American cultures and contributions to their respective
Oct 11th 2016

Native American gaming
Native American gaming comprises casinos, bingo halls, and other gambling operations on Indian reservations or other tribal land in the United States
Apr 25th 2017

History of the Native Americans in Baltimore
the Native Americans in Baltimore and what is now Baltimore dates back at least 12,000 years. As of 2014, Baltimore is home to a small Native American population
May 2nd 2017

Native American contributions
by nearly all tribes and civilizations of North and South America. Native American art was believed to be primitive until the 1990s, when it served as
Apr 27th 2017

Native American Church
Native-American-Church">The Native-AmericanNative American Church (NAC), also known as Peyotism and Peyote Religion, is a Native-AmericanNative American religion that teaches a combination of traditional Native
May 19th 2017

Tribe (Native American)
Canada, see band government. In the United States, an Indian tribe, Native American tribe, tribal nation or similar concept is any extant or historical
Apr 26th 2017

List of Native American musicians
and Native Americans in the United States. Native American identity is a complex and contested issue. The Bureau of Indian Affairs defines Native American
May 18th 2017

Impact of Native American gaming
Impacts of Native American gaming can be positive or negative, depending on the tribe and its location. In the 1970s, various Native American tribes took
Apr 22nd 2017

Native American peoples of Oregon
The Native American peoples of Oregon are the set of indigenous peoples who have inhabited or who still inhabit the area delineated in today's state of
Jan 20th 2017

Native American Renaissance
The Native American Renaissance is a term originally coined by critic Kenneth Lincoln in the 1983 book Native American Renaissance to categorise the significant
Jan 23rd 2017

Native American feminism
Native-AmericanNative American feminism or Native feminism is an intersectional feminist ideological movement that centers the perspectives and experience of indigenous
May 1st 2017

Native Americans and World War II
Guard, and several hundred Native American women as nurses. These figures represent over one-third of able-bodied Native American men aged 18–50, and even
May 20th 2017

List of Native Americans of the United States
the United States. AmericanAmerican Native American identity is a complex and contested issue. The Bureau of Indian Affairs defines AmericanAmerican Native American as having American
May 22nd 2017

Indigenous music of North America
music or Native American music, is the music that is used, created or performed by Indigenous peoples of North America, including Native Americans in the
May 24th 2017

Native American cultures in the United States
Indians used the hoe. Further information: Native American cuisine An early crop the Native Americans grew was squash. Others early crops included
Jan 21st 2017

Alcohol and Native Americans
rate of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is 5.6 per 1000 live births. Native American youth are far more likely to experiment with alcohol than other youth
May 12th 2017

Native American reservation politics
Native American politics remain divided over different issues such as assimilation, education, healthcare, and economic factors that affect reservations
Apr 22nd 2017

Bahá'í Faith and Native Americans
of Native Americans had joined the religion. In North America diversification is an ever-present theme in Baha'i history. Native American Indians have
May 2nd 2017

Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act
The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), Pub. L. 101-601, 25 U.S.C. 3001 et seq., 104 Stat. 3048, is a United States federal
May 8th 2017

Native American Indian Heritage Month
American Indian Heritage Month, thereafter commonly referred to as Native American Heritage Month. First sponsor of "American Indian Heritage Month" was
Sep 13th 2016

The Divided Trail: A Native American Odyssey
The Divided Trail: American-Odyssey">A Native American Odyssey is a 1978 American short documentary film directed by Jerry Aronson. It was nominated in 1978 for an Academy
Feb 13th 2017

Native American Journalists Association
The Native American Journalists Association, based in Norman, Oklahoma on the campus of the University of Oklahoma, is an organization dedicated to supporting
Aug 12th 2016

Black Indians in the United States
are people of mixed African-American and Native American heritage, who have strong ties to Native American culture. Many Indigenous peoples of the Eastern
Apr 18th 2017

Alaska Natives
Department of Labor & Workforce Development. (2006). "Table 1.8 Alaska Native American Population Alone By Age And Male/Female, July 1, 2006."[permanent dead
May 24th 2017

Native American identity in the United States
AmericanAmerican Native American identity in the United States is an evolving topic based on the struggle to define "AmericanAmerican Native American" or "(American) Indian" both for people
Apr 21st 2017

List of Native American deities
Native American tribes have maintained numerous mythologies regarding deities throughout their histories. Native American belief systems include many
May 2nd 2017

Native Writers' Circle of the Americas
(NWCA) is an organization of Native American writers, most notable for its literary awards, presented annually to Native American writers in three categories:
Mar 21st 2017

Native American tribes in Virginia
Native American tribes in Virginia are the indigenous tribes who currently live or have historically lived in what is now the Commonwealth of Virginia
Apr 26th 2017

Native Hawaiians
residents of the State of Hawaiʻi, regardless of ethnicity. In 1974, the Native American Programs Act was amended to include native Hawaiians. This paved the
May 21st 2017

Mythologies of the indigenous peoples of the Americas
the Colombian Andes Earth-maker myth, Native American, California. Colin F. Taylor (1994). Native American myths and legends. Smithmark Publishers
Feb 7th 2017

Native American self-determination
Native American self-determination refers to the social movements, legislation, and beliefs by which the tribes in the United States exercise self-governance
May 17th 2017

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