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Shoe Cobbler without Shoes

By Ricki McCarroll, Founder & Principal Consultant When NUNA was started just over two years ago, we were an I. Just me, a cell phone, a laptop, and a cliff I happened to have jumped off of without a second thought. I was a small business owner - and I was the...

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Media Clips by NUNA 07/07/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the appointment of Mary Simon (Inuk) to be Canada’s 30th Governor General on June 6,  followed by a press conference at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Quebec. Simon, a longtime...

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Media Clips by NUNA 07/06/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The American Indian Movement (AIM) Twin Cities chapter held a press conference and protest last Thursday outside the Cathedral of Saint Paul in the Saint Paul, Minnesota. The event brought several dozen people from around the Twin Cities to...

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Media Clips by NUNA 07/02/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: First Lady Jill Biden and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff visited the Isaac Middle School in Phoenix, Arizona on Wednesday in an effort to increase COVID-19 vaccinations throughout Arizona, including tribal communities. Among the guests were...

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Media Clips by NUNA 07/01/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Earlier this week, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops announced Indigenous leaders will visit the Vatican between December 17 and 20 to meet with Pope Francis. Leading the Indigenous delegation will be Manitoba Metis Federation...

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Media Clips by NUNA 06/30/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The New York Times reports on the conflict between current students at Radnor High School in Pennsylvania and the school’s alumni over their mascot – a Native warrior known as the Radnor Red Raider. While some alumni argued there is nothing...

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Media Clips by NUNA 06/29/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Yesterday’s Google Canada Doodle honored the life and legacy of Mary Two-Axe Earley (Mohawk), a First Nations women’s rights activist, on the 36th anniversary of the Act to Amend the Indian Act in Canada. The Indian Act was amended after...

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Media Clips by NUNA 06/28/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The Biden administration signaled in a court filing this week that it does not plan to cancel federal permits for Enbridge’s Energy’s Line 3 oil pipeline project, despite pleas by Native leaders and environmental groups for the president to...

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Media Clips by NUNA 06/25/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Earlier today, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that Alaska Native Corporations (ANCs) are “Indian tribe[s]” under the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act and thus eligible to receive CARES Act funding as tribal governments...

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Media Clips by NUNA 06/24/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The U.S. Department of the Interior announced the restoration of more than 18,800 acres of land, known as the National Bison Range, so it can be returned to tribes in Montana. The transfer will be issued from the Interior to the Bureau of...

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