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Current events, editorials, and collaborative multimedia — from an Indignenous perspective.

1 year
Alcatraz Canoe Journey: Honoring 50 Years of Indigenous Resistance and Persistence
"If we work to reframe Alcatraz as a symbol for Indigenous sovereignty and reposition it in people’s psyche that way, it could be a very powerful thing, especially for people who are so often forgotten overlooked and marginalized like Natives in America."
5 months
Announcing LANDBACK Now: A livestream show produced by NDN Collective
A Facebook livestream show about land, kinship and collective liberation. The show will stream at varied times on NDN Collective’s Facebook page with a special episode airing on Hawaiian Independence Day, November 28 at 7 pm CST.
5 months
Shifting Power and Emboldening Indigenous-led Climate Solutions: NDN Collective on Bezos Earth Fund Grant
A message from NDN Collective President and CEO, Nick Tilsen. "Receiving this substantial grant is part of an overall [NDN Collective] strategy to shift power, decolonize wealth, and resource Indigenous people who are on the frontlines of fighting for justice and equity."
5 months
NDN Collective Leadership Urges the Biden Administration to Name Rep. Deb Haaland Secretary of the Interior
To book an interview, contact aprill@megaphonestrategies.com
5 months
I’m a Native veteran. Today, I invite fellow service members to join me in fighting for collective liberation.
"My experience of being a woman, Indigenous, and a veteran is complicated, to say the least. The history of Native people serving in the U.S. military is long, and not accidental. During WWI, Native folks started enlisting at higher rates, because the U.S. government told Indigenous leaders if their sons enlisted, they could have their land back."
5 months
How to Survive the Elections: Organizing Forward, Indigenously
2020 has been an especially challenging year for our People, and yet, this election is affording us with the opportunity to change the course of things in a big way.
6 months
Sko Vote Den: A nuanced call for Native folx to GOTV, because voting while Native is complex yet necessary!
A play on the intertribal social dance powwows where Native people and powwow goers visit casually while enjoying culture and building relationships, the Sko Vote Den Virtual Intertribal was designed to build political awareness and joy around getting out the vote in Indian Country.
6 months
NDN Collective Appoints Gaby Strong to Managing Director of the NDN Foundation
Gaby brings extensive experience across nonprofit, Tribal and philanthropic sectors and will lead the growth and impact of the NDN Foundation.
6 months
LANDBACK Updates: From Launch to Looking Forward
A message from Krystal Two Bulls, LandBack Campaign Director. "LANDBACK is happening and it is an honor to step into a long legacy of organizing and sacrifice."
6 months
NDN Collective Selects Ten Indigenous Radical Imagination Artists from Across Turtle Island
Over the next year, each selected artist will receive a grant up to $50,000 to support their community embedded project that envisions the future world we are striving towards.
6 months
NDN Collective LANDBACK Campaign Launching on Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2020
The LANDBACK Campaign is a multi-pronged effort to get Indigenous lands back into Indigenous hands and achieve justice for Indigenous people. NDN also announces a webinar and four calls-to-action leading up to Indigenous Peoples' Day 2020.
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