The moon will reach its apogee three hours after it rises
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Saturday 29 June 2013
Norwegian guitarist Rypdal favours a rocky axe-attack that can sometimes nag, but the two superb orchestral pieces here suggest that he really needs to be seen as a composer.
Monday 24 June 2013
He is already considering his next death-defying feat in New York
Wednesday 19 June 2013
The endangered Lakota language has lost one of its greatest supporters. Albert White Hat, who died in South Dakota on 11 June at the age of 74 of prostate cancer, was instrumental in teaching and preserving the American Indian language and translated the Hollywood film Dances with Wolves into Lakota for its actors.
Friday 31 May 2013
This coming-of-age story of trauma and survival among the Ojibwe never veers into polemic
Tuesday 30 April 2013
As a patch of their native land is offered for £2.5m, the Lakota people have been left split by what to do
Thursday 04 April 2013
American fashion labels dominate the high street, but now it's time to welcome the country's homewares into our homes, says Trish Lorenz
Thursday 21 February 2013
Ah, Phil. When will you learn?
Sunday 17 February 2013
Out of America: US sports teams are dropping Native Indian-inspired names that are viewed as racist
Thursday 14 February 2013
When convicted anti-Semite John Galliano wore a Homburg-style hat (popular with Hasidic Jews), it upset many in the Jewish community. But the danger of wearing the wrong titfer is everywhere. Wear a bowler and you look like a banker (or an East London trendy).
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Sherman Alexie has beaten the odds. First, he wasn't expected to live, having been born with hydrocephalus, which is fatal if not treated. Secondly, not many Native Americans rise above the narrow confines set by white society – and, as Alexie illustrates, some of their own community – to reach literary success. Alexie has done so, with many national awards.
Sunday 20 January 2013
Why West is not always best
Monday 07 January 2013
Up to 100 people missing after fires
Sunday 06 January 2013
Leader on hunger strike as First Nations target transport links in protest at poor living conditions
Friday 04 January 2013
Universities struggling to find remains to study as colonial corpses are sent home
Saturday 24 November 2012
Songlines magazine hosts the only World Music awards in the UK, its winners chosen not by critics or industry professionals, but by readers and listeners. Its editor in chief Simon Broughton introduced the Best Newcomer, Album and Group award winners from the stage of a sold-out Barbican Hall.
In defence of liberal democracy
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
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