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Don’t Boycott the Bismarck Powow

Don’t Boycott the Bismarck Powow

A tribal leader from South Dakota has urged Native Americans to boycott Bismarck and Mandan because of the on-going protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline. He says he “fears for his people’s safety,” the Associated Press reports. Those sort of wild, baseless accusations are unhelpful to promoting a sense of comity and peace between tribal

Tribal College Quietly Honors UND President Robert Kelley For Doing Away With "Fighting Sioux" Logo

For years UND President Robert Kelley has argued that what was prompting his move to get rid of the controversial “Fighting Sioux” nickname and logo was the NCAA. To hear Kelley tell it, if it weren’t for the NCAA threatening sanctions against the university for using the logo/nickname, UND would have kept it. Kelley has