The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs (ODVA) and Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the Oregon State Capitol
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On its way out the door, the 115th Congress passed a pair of bills aimed at improving education and other aspects of the transition from
“We Became Warriors Again”: Why World War I Was a Surprisingly Pivotal Moment for American Indian History
When Congress in 2008 declared the Friday after Thanksgiving to be Native American Heritage Day, the resolution made only passing mention of why that timing
Off Main Street in Jefferson, up Cemetery Hill Road, lies a truly beautiful, humbling, and most of all, powerful, place. The All Nations Native American
The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs and Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) this week that will enable the tribal government to establish the state’s first-ever tribal veteran service office.
This article includes excerpts from the press release issued by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, which is available here. The jury for
Harvey Pratt—Cheyenne and Arapaho, Marine Corps Veteran, Forensic Artist—Submitted “Warriors’ Circle of Honor” June 26, 2018 The jury for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the
For 21 years, this powwow has been held at the VA Southern Oregon … “Also the issues that’s really very much at the forefront these
Five Designs Competing for the National Native American Veterans Memorial To Be Displayed May 9-30 in New York and Washington, D.C.
Five potential designs for a National Native American Veterans Memorial can be seen May 9–May 30 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian
WASHINGTON — “I wasn’t the kind of guy you’d want to meet in a dark alley.” That’s how U.S. Army veteran Michael Carroll, 39, from
Throughout 2018, VA is launching a nationwide campaign to roll out Veteran disability enrollment claim events collaboratively with 20 tribal communities. The campaign, titled “Your