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Tribe Passes Resolution Banning Rapid City Journal From Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

SOUTH DAKOTA – The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council passed a resolution supporting Pass Creek District’s request for all businesses on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation to stop selling the Rapid City Journal and to put a halt to any business with Rapid City Attorney Patrick Duffy. 100 more words


Doane College To Host Screening: Sober Indian, Dangerous Indian

NEBRASKA – Doane College will be hosting a screening of the film Sober Indian, Dangerous Indian on Thursday, March 19 at 7 p.m. in Heckman Auditorium in Crete. 154 more words


Congressional Black Caucus of "Oreo's" and "Uncle Toms" Ignore Killing of Civil Rights Worker

So much for “Black History Month”on the part of the Congressional Black Caucus…especially when it comes to the Murder of Black Civil Rights worker Perry Ray Robinson Jr., murdered on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in 1973. 511 more words


Law School sends support to Native American children targeted in Rapid City

SOUTH DAKOTA – The Native American Law Students Association at the University of South Dakota gathered in the School of Law courtroom last week to send cards of encouragement to a group of Native American elementary students from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, following an incident last month in which the students were racially discriminated against by fans at a Rapid City Rush hockey game during a school-sponsored trip. 128 more words


Suicides in Pine Ridge and culture of fear

SOUTH DAKOTA – In the wake of the disturbing Jan. 24 events at the Rapid City hockey game, people on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation were further stunned by a series of suicides by very young and beautiful children. 231 more words


Youth suicides prompt emergency declaration on Pine Ridge

SOUTH DAKOTA – A recent rash of suicides of young members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe has prompted officials on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation to declare a state of emergency. 164 more words


Police ID Person Who Might Have Harassed Students At Game

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — The Rapid City Police Department has identified at least one person who is accused of harassing grade-school students from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation at a minor league hockey game. 302 more words