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‘We only saw a glimpse of Indian culture’: why ‘A suitable boy’ is a milestone for Asian representation | The independent

It wasn’t that long ago that I felt like the only Asians you see on TV were either forced into arranged marriages or could answer algebra questions by rote. At a time when original prime-time television appears to have been suspended in place of reruns of Chef, the highly anticipated television adaptation of Vikram Seth’s […]

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Ending Native American Reservation Tragedy – Catholic Philly

Sacred art depicts Saint Kateri Tekakwitha among other Catholic saints. The feast of the first Native American saint is July 14. By Richard May • Posted on July 14, 2020 “We have no hope; it will always be like that. – Lakota Sioux resident of the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota. *** There are 7 […]

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Supreme Court Rules Much of Oklahoma Belongs to Indian Reservation

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that much of Oklahoma belongs to Native American tribes in a huge victory for a reservation that challenged the state’s authority to prosecute crimes on its land. In the 5-4 decision, the majority ruled that the disputed area covering approximately half of the state and most of the city of […]

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Nearly half of Oklahoma is an Indian reservation, Supreme Court finds

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that much of eastern Oklahoma remains a Native American reservation, a move that state and federal officials say could plunge Oklahoma into chaos. The court decision 5-4, written by Justice Neil Gorsuch, means that Oklahoma prosecutors do not have the power to initiate criminal proceedings against Native American defendants in […]

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Supreme Court Says Much of Oklahoma Belongs to Indian Reservation

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that much of Oklahoma belonged to Native American tribes in a huge victory for a reservation that challenged the state’s authority to prosecute crimes on its territory. In Decision 5-4, the majority ruled that the disputed area covering approximately half of the state and most of the city of Tulsa […]

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Living on an Indian reservation made me change my mind about Christopher Columbus

As the son of two Italian immigrants, I am proud to be Italian-American. My parents deeply instilled in me the Italian values ​​of family bonding, hard work and frugality. My mom came to America as a teenager and my dad moved into his twenties; they both worked hard to support their families and owned and […]