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Navajo- What It Is To Be An Indian

Navajo Children - Siblings taken in 1915



“Native American isn’t blood. It is what is in the heart. The love for the land, the respect for it, those who inhabit it, and the respect and acknowledgement of the spirits and elders. That is what it is to be Indian.” -White Feather, Navajo Medicine… Continue

Added by Sassafras on June 30, 2009 at 3:52pm — No Comments

Hau Oyate!

I come today with a Smile for you and a Prayer that you all are well and walking in Happiness and Beauty. I am sorry for my neglect in keeping open communication for everyone however, as some know, I have had much healing to do. This healing has been for an entire vision of myself and the growth chhanges I have needed. I have much to say about these changes and how life is proceeding in answer to my questions for Creator. It would seem that…

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Added by Gregory Cano Long on July 16, 2014 at 9:43am — 2 Comments

The New Year

We have been through a year of great peril to all Native People and this year will be little difference. The Despots that rule us under the guise ofGovernment continue to lay waste to our Lands, our Culture, our YOUNG! They chose what they will accept under their false faces. Under cover they do not even keep their own laws of their CONSTITUTION!! If they do not keep their word to themselves why do our leaders continue to think they will keep any word to us???? GREED must become a war word.…

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Added by Gregory Cano Long on January 4, 2014 at 10:04am — 1 Comment

Osage - Ballerina Maria Tallchief Passes

Maria Tallchief, AP Photos

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Osage Ballerina Maria Tallchief Passes

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Added by Sassafras on April 15, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments

Plants - Holy Basil 'Holy (Sacred) Green' and 'Holy Red'

Holy Basil - Ocimum sanctum



Holy Green:

Holy Green Basil has a long tradition of use in Ayurvedic medicine and is a well-known…
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Added by Sassafras on February 17, 2013 at 3:00am — No Comments

Unseen, unknown and, unrecognized Indians

For every Indian on the rolls of an official tribe there are two who are not members of a tribe ,unknown, unseen, unrecognized and, invisible. These are not wannabees or fake Indians but real blood Indians. I know because I am one of the unseen. I am Ani-yvwi Tsalagi. My name is Ustahli.



Europeans stole our land, crushed our traditions, and in the case of unrecognized Indians, they even stole our tribes from us. How did this happen to hundreds of thousands of Indians in…
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Added by Ustahli Hollifield on October 20, 2010 at 3:22pm — 2 Comments

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