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Economic development spotlight

Listen Here: The Nez Perce Tribe completed a number of new real estate acquisitions including a golf course within driving distance of their tribal resort and casino. Tribal officials say the links business was losing members, but is now… Read More »Economic development spotlight

Native style: sustainable fashion 

Listen here: Nearly 17 million tons of textiles are thrown away every year, according to estimates by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Some Indigenous fashion designers have an eye and mission to recycle and upcycle clothing or create from… Read More »Native style: sustainable fashion 

Indigenous barbecue traditions

Listen Here: Sophisticated barbecue methods predate contact with Europeans. The Indigenous Taino people first introduced pit barbecue to colonial travelers as they wandered through the Caribbean Islands. The barbecue traditions for Native Hawaiians also have a long tradition and… Read More »Indigenous barbecue traditions

Urban design for Native residents

Listen Here: As much as Native Americans are associated with tribal lands in the U.S., the vast majority of tribal citizens live in urban areas off their reservations. In a few selected cities, Native Americans are among the largest… Read More »Urban design for Native residents