Indigenous Peoples

Discover the Ancient Healing Traditions of Native Americans

Many healing practices and spiritual ceremonies that are being practiced today by healing practitioners and metaphysical groups have been adopted …

Spirituality

The 5 Most Vital Credentials For Today's Workplace (Make Sure You Have Them)

The alphabet soup of "need to have"credentials for entrepreneurs has changed. See which are the most important.<p>Remember when you were born? If you can't think back that far, not to worry, go find someone who knew you then. I know, for sure, there were already specific credentials associated with …

Arianna Huffington

Kaepernick participates in 'Unthanksgiving Day' on Alcatraz

Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, took part Thursday in the annual Unthanksgiving Day on Alcatraz.<p>The San Francisco Chronicle reported that Kaepernick made the surprise appearance at the event that commemorates the nine-month occupation of the prison by American Indian …

News (U.S.)

Colin Kaepernick Spends Thanksgiving Honoring Indigenous Peoples, Still Gets Criticized

In the eyes of some on the right, Colin Kaepernick can do no right.<p>That fact was on full display Thursday, when the NFL free agent quietly spent the …

Colin Kaepernick

The Ainu Are Japan's Indigenous People

Japan has a reputation for being about as homogenous as a country can be. But the people who would eventually become the Japanese weren't always from …

History

What Did Native Americans Invent?

Native Americans retain a strong influence on American living — and the majority of Native American inventions came long before European settlers …

History

Rare map of 16th-century Mexico long kept from public view is now available online

A 400-year-old map of Mexico dating from the Spanish Empire is now being displayed for the first time at the United States Library of Congress. Known …

Library of Congress

Former San Francisco Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Honored by American Indians on Alcatraz Island

Fprmer San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick was honored at the Indigenous Peoples Sunrise Ceremony on Alcatraz Island on Thursday. Native News …

San Francisco

Learn About Native Americans of North America with Free Printables

Native Americans are the indigenous people of the United States, the people who were here before the European explorers and settlers arrived.<p>Native …

Anthropology

Trudeau apologizes to residential school students

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has "humbly" apologized for abuse and cultural losses at residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Canada

'A painful chapter of Canada's history': Read the PM's apology for N.L. residential schools

Trudeau: 'Today, I humbly stand before you to offer a long overdue apology'<p>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau formally apologized to former students of …

Canada

Hey, I just donated to a kickstarter about Coast Salish economics

How nerdy and SJW can it get? It’s called Potlatch, and it’s a game written with the assistance of Indians to educate people about a misunderstood …

Coast Salish

Kaepernick Joins Indigenous People's Sunrise Event in SF

Colin Kaepernick made a surprise appearance at the annual Alcatraz Indigenous People’s Sunrise Gathering event on Thursday morning.<p>Kaepernick posted …

Colin Kaepernick

Government of Canada kicks off the Smart Cities Challenge - Calling on the communities of Quebec to improve the lives of Canadians through innovation, data, and technology

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Making our communities smarter by being innovative and using data and connected technology will help Canadians live better lives now and prepare for the challenges ahead.<p>Following the official kick-off of the Smart Cities Challenge by the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, …

Smart Cities

To Succeed, Large Ocean Sanctuaries Need to Benefit Both Sea Life and People

There is growing concern that the world's oceans are in crisis because of climate change, overfishing, pollution and other stresses. One response is …

Oceans

Missing and murdered Indigenous women inquiry: We must listen and act

Family members, survivors and loved ones spoke to the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) in Edmonton early …

Human Rights

Don't forget about the harassment stories we're not hearing

With each new allegation that another powerful man harassed or abused his colleagues, I find myself thinking about the women we're not hearing from. …

Opinion

Laurie Daley’s radical idea for indigenous team in World Cup

LAURIE Daley wants to see an indigenous side play in the Pacific Tests or even join them in future Rugby League World Cups.<p>The Pacific island nations …

Sport (Australia)

Visionary research to help save sight

Professor of Ophthalmology Jamie Craig<p>The eyesight of millions may be saved thanks to Flinders University’s visionary genetic research which has been …

Research

One boater rescued, another still missing near Kitimat harbour

Missing person last seen clinging to overturned boat<p>A search was under way Thursday night for a missing boater in Kitimat harbour.<p>The Joint Rescue …

British Columbia

Would you believe some creationists think humans are not animals?

Of course you would, because you know creationists believe a lot of stupid things. I decided to answer on of their sillier assertions.<p><i>Related</i><p>« …

Coast Salish

NFL team name causes outrage in the US

Washington's NFL team will host a traditional Thanksgiving day game for the first time in their history, but some Native American groups are using the occasion to protest against the team's 'Redskins' moniker.<p>Washington's NFL team will host a traditional Thanksgiving day game for the first time in …

Washington Redskins

Q&A: Nov 27

<b>The Feed</b>‘s Jan Fran is a guest next week on <b>Q&A.</b><p>Also joining Tony Jones are:<p><i>James McGrath, Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister;</i> <i><br>Murray Watt,</i> …

TV (Australia)

SSM: Aboriginal drag queen celebrates pride in Dubbo after same-sex marriage survey

It's 7:00am and John Ridgeway is painting his face with thick foundation in various shades of beige and brown.<p>The thick lines exaggerate his jaw and …

LGBTQ

Singh's primary political problem isn't Trudeau. It's premiers.

The only thing that took the Liberals from third-party status to majority government was Justin Trudeau.<p>The only thing that will ever take the …

Canada

Aussie regions with the biggest waistlines

It shows our obsession with food has ranked us as the fifth most overweight and obese nation among all OECD countries — and we’re getting fatter by …

Obesity

Federal government invests over $70 million to create more jobs for students

The federal government has announced that it will be creating more paid work placements for post-secondary students.The plan aims to create 60,000 …

Education

Nepal earthquake reconstruction won't succeed until the vulnerability of survivors is addressed

In April 2015 the Gorkha earthquake brought Nepal’s vulnerability sharply into focus. Alongside massive damage to the built environment, the terrible …

Earthquakes

Inuit Asking For Free Travel Between The Waters Of Canada And Greenland

Inuit from Canada and Greenland hope to convince at least four governments to let them manage and travel freely over an international stretch of …

Canadian News

As Congress president, Rahul Gandhi's challenge will be to win Hindu hearts without becoming poor Hindutva copy

The principal tasks before Rahul Gandhi as Congress president will be to evolve strategies for countering Hindu nationalism without alienating the …

India