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January 21, 2017

My name is Christine Nobiss and I am Plains Cree-Salteaux from the George Gordon First Nation in Saskatchewan. I grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba and I've been living in Iowa for 10 years. I have a masters degree in religious studies with a Native American focus and a min...

January 16, 2017

Right here, right now, this is the place to be in Iowa City because this is where change is happening. This is where community building is happening. If you are here tonight then I hope you are here to st

and with us and fight to dismantle the  false prejudices that are...

January 14, 2017

“Well, I think I might have more Indian blood than a lot of the so-called Indians that are trying to open up the reservations.” (Indianz.com)

Those are Donald Trump’s words. It was said in regards to his animosity to our gaming rights because he couldn’t get his share o...

October 20, 2016

Many organization involved in the Iowa NoDAPL movement have condemned the arson that has, twice, destroyed Energy Transfer Partner equipment. Most are shocked and dismayed by the arson and reactions range from visceral to cynical. The overarching thoughts are that this...

September 28, 2016

A few days ago I had a conversation with my son’s first grade teacher. I’ve had this same conversation every year for 5 years now—through daycare, preschool and, now, elementary school; all here in Iowa City. This conversation, usually held in September, is my attempt...

December 10, 2015

“Well, I think I might have more Indian blood than a lot of the so-called Indians that are trying to open up the reservations.” (Indianz.com)

Those are Donald Trump’s words. It was said in regards to his animosity to our gaming rights because he couldn’t get his share o...

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