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New Fort Pitt Museum Exhibit Explores Surprising Topic

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A new exhibit at the Fort Pitt Museum, in Point State Park, explores a topic which may surprise many visitors.

In association with Heinz History Center, the exhibition is called “Captured by Indians: Warfare and Assimilation on the 18th Century Frontier.” 261 more words

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Ancient Proverbs: 3 - Navajo Wisdom.

“You can’t wake a person who is pretending to be asleep.” –Navajo Proverb

The Navajo, or Naabeehó

This tribal population likely makes up the most diverse tribe in modern day US; they originally hail from the Southwestern United States, and are the largest federally recognized tribe of the United States of America (with over 300,000 enrolled members).

Americana Injustica: The Most Forgettable Memoir Ever Written

Board Development and Strategic Planning at NPI

I was honored to present this topic to a well-attended session of this year’s 25th Anniversary of Native Americans in Philanthropy and Native Philanthropy Institute at Mystic Lake Casino and Hotel earlier this month.¬† 45 more words