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Climate change on the BIA agenda

In the Amazon, illegal extractive industries such as gold mining continue to harm, and damage indigenous communities. For the Yanomami, the Amazon's largest indigenous tribe, things are no different. ICT's Daniel Herrera Carbajal has the story.

A new study reveals Native Americans experience death by suicide and substance use at a rate double than black and white deaths. Called "deaths of despair," the UCLA health report uncovered that the mortality rates don't just primarily impact white people in America.

A new Navajo-designed Nike shoe is set to be released in the summer of 2024. Navajo skateboarder Di'orr Greenwood collaborated with Nike to create a shoe called Di'orr Greenwood X Nike SB Dunk High, that honors her culture.

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