Native Americans

Daily News Lesson: One Indigenous man’s journey in fatherhood, addiction and healing

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Listen to an Indigenous man’s story of healing, compassion, and the power of friends and family that helped him overcome his alcoholism, on this Father’s Day. Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Should national parks be given (back) to Native Americans?

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Hear a proposal to give U.S. national park lands to Native American tribes to manage, as part of reparations for a violent history of settling on their land Continue reading

Indigenous tribes and major oil company battle over Minnesota oil pipeline

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Learn about the current disagreement between oil businesses and indigenous peoples in Minnesota. Continue reading

News Roundup: Congress reaches an agreement on COVID relief bill

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Congress finalized a deal on Sunday for a $900 billion COVID relief bill. Continue reading

Lesson plan: After helping Pilgrims, today’s Wampanoag tribe fight for their ancestral lands

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Have students examine current issues facing the Wampanoag people, the ancestors of the Native American tribes who welcomed and helped the Pilgrims. Continue reading

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