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After Finding Oil, These Native Americans Were Murdered

The Osage people became famously rich with oil money in the 1920s. Then they started turning up dead.<p>In the early 1800s, the Osage Nation was one of the most prominent Native American cultures in the United States. The tribe had settlements that dotted the Midwest landscape, and President Thomas …

The 1851 Massacre-Native American Injustice Revealed

Native Peoples and the Terrible Injustice

Manitoba apologises to indigenous families for 'cultural loss'

<b>The Canadian province of Manitoba has apologised to indigenous families for decades of forced adoptions.</b><p>Premier Greg Selinger said on Thursday the practice left "intergenerational scars and cultural loss".<p>The programme sought to integrate children into mainstream Canadian society, but in doing so …

Oka Could Happen Again Amid Pipeline Battles, First Nation Leaders Say

25 years after the historic dispute, Indigenous leaders say tensions are rising again.<p>Twenty-five years after the Oka land dispute in Quebec turned deadly, Indigenous leaders from coast to coast tell VICE it could easily happen again.<p>In the middle of the hot summer of 1990, Quebec police tried to …

What I Found in Standing Rock

Near the edge of the Standing Rock camp in North Dakota, about 50 yards from a tributary of the Missouri River, there’s a basketball hoop. It’s one …

Water

While Eyes Were On Standing Rock, The Dakota Pipeline Was Being Drilled Under Another Water Source

While the pipeline may have been halted in North Dakota, construction workers just finished drilling under the Des Moines River, which supplies the water for half a million people in Iowa.<p>Last Friday, while the media focused on the thousands of protestors at Standing Rock, a construction crew …

Colonists shipped Native Americans abroad as slaves

Native Americans, including noncombatants, who surrendered during King Philip’s War to avoid enslavement were enslaved at nearly the same rate as …

Native Americans

In The 1920s, A Community Conspired To Kill Native Americans For Their Oil Money

Generations ago, the American Indian Osage tribe was compelled to move. Not for the first time, white settlers pushed them off their land in the 1800s. They made their new home in a rocky, infertile area in northeast Oklahoma in hopes that settlers would finally leave them alone.<p>As it turned out, …

Native Americans Most at Risk From Impact of Climate Change

Climate change is real; it’s here, and we are on the frontlines of the battle to save America’s land, water and air—that’s the message Native …

Native Americans

Native Americans prepare to battle Trump over Utah national monument

When word came down on Dec. 28 that President Barack Obama had created a 1.35 million-acre national monument called Bears Ears, Jonah Yellowman …

Opposing the Injustice of Native American Assimilation

Missouri Native group fights for recognition

Hiding History<p>Traces of Missouri's first peoples are scattered throughout the state. Osage Beach, a town on Lake of the Ozarks, was named after the Osage Indians before they were edged into Oklahoma. Chillicothe, a 10,000-person town in northwest Missouri now perhaps more famous as the home of …

'America is a stolen country'

Crop circles demystified: how the patterns are created

The most intricate crop circles, which have baffled experts and fuelled rumours of alien visitors, have relied upon careful planning and execution.<p>Numbers of the destructive crop designs have fallen dramatically this year, with just 15 being counted in July compared to 50 the previous year.<p>In the …

Crop Circles–Debunked!

At <b>25:33</b> of <i>Thrive</i> there begins an important section setting out one of the movie’s key claims: that “crop circles” found in agricultural fields are …

Mysterious Crop Circles Debunked by Physics and Technology?

Explanations for the sophisticated patterning of crop circles vary, but science, with a hint of art, can explain the craft and speed of their …

The Crop Circle Mystery: A Closer Look

Crop circles — strange patterns that appear mysteriously overnight in farmers' fields—provoke puzzlement, delight and intrigue among the press and …

Paranormal