Latest News for: Tribal matters


Two USD Students Awarded Prestigious Udall Scholarship

Yankton Daily Press 19 Jun 2021
As a rising senior, majoring in social work with a specialization in child welfare and a minor in public health, Benge is passionate about addressing rural health inequities, particularly for children with autism in tribal communities ... Larsen received the Udall Scholarship in the Tribal Public Policy category.

Former Minister Kazenambo Vying for Tribal Points - Swapo Coordinators

All Africa 16 Jun 2021
SWAPO regional leadership has warned former Cabinet minister Kazenambo Kazenambo against trying to score tribal points on matters of national importance, calling his statements reckless ....

The Buhari-Twitter Spat: Big Tech Power, “Hate Speech” and National Sovereignty

GlobalResearch 14 Jun 2021
Visit and follow us on Instagram at @crg_globalresearch ... 1. I understand the anger and displeasure felt by many because. ... Himself an ethnic Fulani, Buhari is often accused of tribalism and ineptitude in his handling of this matter, which like the Islamist insurgency is becoming one of longstanding duration. 2 ... Note to readers ... etc ... Featured image ... .

BJP MLA Babulal Kharadi quashes death rumours

Indian Express 14 Jun 2021
Rumours regarding the death of BJP MLA Babulal Kharadi went viral on social media on Sunday, but were soon dismissed by the legislator ... Top News Right Now ... He alleged that it is a conspiracy of a Bhartiya Tribal Party (BTP) worker. A complaint has been given in this matter by the workers at Jhadol police station, the MLA said ... Tags ... Advertisement ... .

Indigenous people are the world’s biggest conservationists, but they rarely get credit for it

Vox 11 Jun 2021
Tribal knowledge in land conservation is often used and quoted but rarely matters until a white person says it ... Franklin, the Kashia Pomo tribal leader, told Vox about a local example of this problem ... The Biden administration, for its part, includes the potential contributions of tribal conservation in its draft plans for 30 by 30 .

Cherokee Nation files 1,000th case in Tribal Court following McGirt ruling

Muskogee Phoenix 08 Jun 2021
... and prosecutions, the Cherokee Nation continues to support narrow federal legislation that would protect 100 percent of the Nation’s sovereignty in the wake of the historic McGirt decision, and authorize tribal-state compacting on criminal subject matter jurisdiction.

Some Korean pastors call for racial justice

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 05 Jun 2021
Korean Americans tend to be very "tribal," very focused on social mobility, but silent on social justice matters, and that applies within diasporic Christian communities, said Bishop Hee-Soo Jung, 66, the United Methodist Church's resident bishop for the Wisconsin Annual Conference and for Korean congregations.

Tana Bhagats manage to stay protected even during 2nd wave

The Times of India 05 Jun 2021
Ranchi/Gumla. Tana Bhagats — a small but distinct tribal community in Jharkhand — is potentially a subject matter of in-depth study for their ability to remain largely protected from the wrath of Coronavirus once again during the second wave, barring very few cases ...Till date, we have no information about any member being infected,” she said ... .

EXPLAINER: The suspension of Arctic refuge drilling leases

Black Hills Pioneer 04 Jun 2021
The Gwich’in tribal members in the communities of Arctic Village ... Tonya Garnett, special projects coordinator for the Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government, thanked Biden’s administration, saying “this goes to show that, no matter the odds, the voices of our tribes matter.”.

H.R.1 Would Steamroll the Constitution

Wall Street Journal 03 Jun 2021
That’s only the start of its constitutional infirmities ... Inter Tribal Council of Arizona (2013), the Supreme Court held that several state election-integrity measures were invalid because federal law pre-empted them ... Justice Clarence Thomas, dissenting in Inter Tribal Council, argued that registration is a matter of qualifications, not manner ... .

IPS selection: BJP MP asks Centre to relax height requirement for Arunachal Pradesh

Live Mint 02 Jun 2021
Also going by the intent of the legislation one can make out that the law is extending relaxation to such races whose average height is distinctly lower wherein Arunachal tribals' rightfully fit, for that matter the North East tribals," Gao wrote in his letter.

Alaska: Biden to suspend Trump Arctic drilling leases

Business Ghana 02 Jun 2021
Arctic tribal leaders have welcomed the move but Republicans are opposed ... Arctic tribal leaders praised the decision ... for the Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government, said in a statement. "This goes to show that, no matter the odds, the voices of our Tribes matter.".

We are better Ghanaians than display

Graphic 02 Jun 2021 this what we have been teaching our children, the FUTURE OF GHANA...that EDUCATION doesn't matter for MERIT in all spheres of our national lives, doesn't matter anymore...going back to TRIBALISM OR CLANSHIP....that lying or stealing to land another in jail ...

Biden to suspend Trump Arctic drilling leases

BBC News 01 Jun 2021
Arctic tribal leaders have welcomed the move ... Arctic tribal leaders praised the decision ... special projects coordinator for the Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government, said in a statement. "This goes to show that, no matter the odds, the voices of our Tribes matter.".

Do we really need a free press?

The News International 01 Jun 2021
So the topic merits deeper reflection than the reflexive nature of tribal affiliation that I and many of my friends and peers are prone to, on this matter ... From the 1990s to the early 2000s, when Geo News became a central institution in Pakistani politics and society, the individual mattered, but she or he didn’t matter as much as the platform did ... .