The proclamation states Asheville was built on the homelands and villages of native people who lived here before the Americas were settled.
Sage Dunston, and other members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, came for Tuesday night’s vote.
“You Don’t Look Native to me” by Maria Sturm 2011 – 2017 ~ Pembroke, North Carolina, United States Portrait, Social Issues, Documentary “You don’t look Native to me” „You don‘t look Native to me“ shows excerpts from the lives of young Native Americans from around Pembroke, Robeson County, North Carolina, where 89% of the city’s […]
New research shows how Native American mascots reinforce stereotypes Justin Angle, The University of Montana For years, many have said that sports teams with Native American mascots – the Cleveland Indians, Chicago Blackhawks and Florida State Seminoles, to name a few – perpetuate stereotypes against Native people. Others have argued that these mascots are harmless; […]
Duke Energy Wants to Build a $5 Billion Pipeline Through Eastern North Carolina. They’ll Have to Go Through Marvin Winstead First. | News Feature | Indy Week
“There’s no question that, if you look into it, Native American communities are disproportionately impacted,” Winstead says. “These companies are driven by greed. To me, they’re traitors to society. They’re compromising our safety, our health, and they are harming the air that you breathe.” Source: Duke Energy Wants to Build a $5 Billion Pipeline Through […]