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Oklahoma organizations, foster families react to developments in review of Indian Child Welfare Act

The Norman Transcript 24 Sep 2021
ICWA attempts to keep children connected to their tribe and an attack on that is absolutely an attack on tribal sovereignty,” Nimmo said ...Nothing else that we deal with as tribal people — land doesn’t matter, money doesn’t matter, language doesn’t matter, artifacts don’t matter if we don’t have future generations,” Nimmo said.
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Oklahoma organizations, foster families react to developments in Supreme Court’s review of Indian Child Welfare Act

Muskogee Phoenix 24 Sep 2021
ICWA attempts to keep children connected to their tribe and an attack on that is absolutely an attack on tribal sovereignty,” Nimmo said ...Nothing else that we deal with as tribal people – land doesn't matter, money doesn't matter, language doesn't matter, artifacts don't matter if we don't have future generations,” Nimmo said.
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Survivor 41: How The Risky New Twists And Double Trial Council Complicate Matters For Contestants

Cinema Blend 23 Sep 2021
But Survivor 41’s premiere also introduced some risky new twists and the series' first ever double tribal council opener, which immediately and considerably complicated matters for this season's contestants ... If their choices were unanimous either way, then everyone would either lose or keep their vote in the next tribal council.
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Before sports betting opens, Connecticut addresses problem gambling

The CT Mirror 23 Sep 2021
James Gessner Jr., the Mohegan tribal chairman, shows Gov ... The sports-betting and online gaming law passed in May is the broadest expansion of legal gambling in Connecticut since the opening in the 1990s of the state’s two tribal casinos, Foxwoods Resort and Mohegan Sun.
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Don’t ignore crime against us – Fulanis to media, police

Ghana Web 20 Sep 2021
The Fulani community in Ghana has raised concerns about the maltreatment being meted out to its members following an armed robbery attack leading to the death of one person ... Below is the full statement. ... Date ... We are calling on the police to investigate the matter thoroughly and give us justice ... All this tribal shenanigans must cease. All lives matter ... .
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Goa to launch ‘doorstep government’ initiative today, aims grievance redressal

Hindustan Times 19 Sep 2021
It will also tackle social welfare issues such as electricity connection, water supply, irrigation schemes, tribal welfare schemes, and such. The PTI news agency, citing officials familiar with the matter, said government representatives from all the concerned departments will be present at the site when the initiative is launched ... ....
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Court: Oklahoma has no concurrent authority on tribal lands

The City Sentinel 17 Sep 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals this week again ruled that Oklahoma has no concurrent jurisdiction over crimes committed on tribal lands by non-American Indians against American Indians ... the defendants or the victims are tribal citizens.
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Court: Oklahoma has no concurrent Indian country authority

Herald-Standard 16 Sep 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Thursday again ruled that Oklahoma has no concurrent jurisdiction over crimes committed on tribal lands by non-American Indians against American Indians ... in which the defendants or the victims are tribal citizens.
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MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's gift to Jobat: Stadium, 100-bed hospital & 8 hostels

The Times of India 16 Sep 2021
“Any kind of smile on faces of my poor brothers and sisters is a matter of happiness for me, this gives me joy,” Chouhan wrote on Twitter, besides sharing a video of the tribals. He also posted videos and photographs of his meeting with people of tribal-dominated Jobat assembly constituency and dancing with them, through a series of tweets.
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Goa hamlet lights up, 60 years after Liberation

The Times of India 16 Sep 2021
While then director of tribal welfare Sandhya Kamat said the matter didn’t pertain to her department, as Makadmare wasn’t a notified tribe, then CEE Raghuvir Keni said the huts were made of inflammable material and that releasing electrical connections would be “hazardous to life and property”.
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Joint NYU-Yale project addresses the impact of U.S. colonialism on Indigenous communities

Washington Square News 16 Sep 2021
“We decided that it was our opportunity to collaborate between schools to remedy as best we can, and do so in a way that prioritizes working in partnership with contemporary tribal concerns on matters of law and policy,” Ned Blackhawk said ... To do so, researchers will partner with tribal governments and communities.
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Cow Creek development of own police force adds support to county and tribal lands

The Roseburg News-Review 15 Sep 2021
This past April, the Cow Creek Tribal Police was officially formed, strengthening that partnership on tribal lands throughout southern Douglas County ... "I was a consultant," Johnson said of his role in assisting the establishment of the tribal police force ... There are currently two officers on the tribal police force.
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Minn. appeals tribal court's greenlight on 'wild rice' lawsuit re Line 3

Reuters 14 Sep 2021
(Reuters) - A Minnesota agency has appealed a federal judge's dismissal of its bid to end a case pitting it against a Native American tribe that sued, in tribal court, over a permit the agency granted Enbridge for its Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project, a Monday in federal appeals court showed.
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60 years after Liberation, light finally enters Makadmare households

The Times of India 14 Sep 2021
While then director of tribal welfare Sandhya Kamat said the matter didn’t pertain to her department as Makadmare wasn’t a notified tribe, then CEE Raghuvir Keni said that the huts were made of inflammable material, and that releasing electrical connections would be “hazardous to life and property”.
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Masks are here to stay as long as libs need to shame their political enemies

New York Post 10 Sep 2021
We’re so politically tribalized that even our response to the pandemic says more about politics than about anything else ... A more mature society, with a more responsible media and more sensible politicians, would address matters more rationally and less tribally. We do not live in such a society.
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