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Greening Standing Rock

Exciting news! As our Lakota People’s Law Project legal team prepares landmark necessity defenses for HolyElk Lafferty and Chase Iron Eyes in the aftermath of the DAPL protests, we’ve also begun helping to green Standing Rock. As Native people, we realize we can’t just be reactive when events come to our doorstep. We must proactively set an example by creating a ...

First Nations Development Institute; Henry Luce Foundation Grant

Henry Luce Foundation Grant Will Help Foster Native Community Intellectuals LONGMONT, Colorado (January 5, 2018) – First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) today announced it has received a $240,000, two-year grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to conduct a project known as “Supporting Community Intellectuals in Native Communities.” The goal is to ...