Tribe-owned business inks deal with Marine Corps - The Robesonian

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Tribe-owned business inks deal with Marine Corps
The Robesonian
Lambert told the council that the Lumbee Tribe is the first tribe to put land in trust with the state under a 2001 state law establishing the Indian Land Trust. According to information provided by the state commission, a land trust is a method of ...

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17-03-2017
The Other Pipeline: Protestors Face Off Against 'Big Energy' - The Davidsonian

The Other Pipeline: Protestors Face Off Against 'Big Energy'
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The Lumbee are working towards becoming a federally recognized tribe, but are in a complicated legal situation because of the 1956 Lumbee Act, which identified them as Indian but denied them any benefits of federal recognition (11). Achieving federal ...

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29-03-2017
Taking a cruise in Pembroke - The Robesonian

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Taking a cruise in Pembroke
The Robesonian
It is an American Indian medicine wheel, which has four colors, each with an animal, and it represents not only the four directions, but four races of people — black, white, Indian and Asian. “That's a real popular symbol you see. The Lumbee tribe ...

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25-03-2017
Pembroke native wins crown - The Robesonian

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Pembroke native wins crown
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PEMBROKE — A member of the Lumbee Tribe will represent the state for the next year as Miss Indian North Carolina. Kayla Jean Oxendine, 26, of Pembroke, was crowned March 9 in Charlotte. “Miss Indian North Carolina really celebrates native women's ...

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20-03-2017
Lumbee Indians seek federal recognition - The Daily Tar Heel

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Lumbee Indians seek federal recognition
The Daily Tar Heel
These bills would have meant access to federal benefits like health care and education for the Lumbee tribe, the largest American Indian tribe east of the Mississippi River. At a hearing for a Senate bill introduced by Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., Harvey ...

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20-09-2016
The Lumbee Table Is Equal Parts Indian, Southern, and American - The Independent Weekly

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The Lumbee Table Is Equal Parts Indian, Southern, and American
The Independent Weekly
In the 1990s I made a short documentary film about Lumbee Indian gospel music, a topic that addressed one of the perennial questions about Lumbees: how can we be "real Indians" while looking, acting, and talking so much like other Southerners? The best ...

23-11-2016
A taste of home for Baltimore's Lumbee tribe members - Baltimore Sun

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A taste of home for Baltimore's Lumbee tribe members
Baltimore Sun
James Bowen, owner of Rose's Bakery, and his sister, Sarah Arnold, cook the dish chicken and pastry. This dish is common among the Lumbee Native American Indians who migrated to Baltimore from North Carolina. (Kim Hairston, Baltimore Sun video).

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15-11-2016
Lumbee Scholar And Filmmaker Malinda Maynor Lowery Explores ... - WUNC

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Lumbee Scholar And Filmmaker Malinda Maynor Lowery Explores ...
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Malinda Maynor Lowery is a Lumbee Indian whose family goes back more than 10 generations in Robeson County. Lowery was born in Lumberton, N.C. but ...

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06-12-2016
Robesonian | Lumbee Recognition Act revisited by Indian Affairs ... - The Robesonian

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Robesonian | Lumbee Recognition Act revisited by Indian Affairs ...
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Richard Burr told the Senate Indian Affairs Committee on Wednesday that the delay on federal recognition for the Lumbee ...

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09-09-2016
Robesonian | Lumbee delegation invited to Trump inauguration - The Robesonian

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Robesonian | Lumbee delegation invited to Trump inauguration
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — History will be made Friday when for the first time members of the Lumbee Tribe will be marching in a presidential inauguration parade ...
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Editorial: Door opens to lift status of Lumbees - Opinion - The Times ...Burlington Times News

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19-01-2017
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