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Chains, Whips and Nipple Clamps: BDSM meets Colonialism

Chains, Whips and Nipple Clamps: BDSM meets Colonialism

By Amber Labahe Indy Staff Writer
4/30/2020

This year, the Sundance Film Festival previewed a script about a Native dominatrix for hire finding healing by whipping white supremacists and having them apologize for racism, sexism, and most importantly for colonization.

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Sustaibably cultivating a garden: a student’s guide to growing their own food

Sustaibably cultivating a garden: a student’s guide to growing their own food

By Coya Pair Indy Staff Writer
4/26/2020

Students can grow their own food, whether it is indoors, outdoors or through volunteering at community gardens. Though giving space, time or money can sound intimidating, there are several ways to work around these issues.

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FLC faculty calls for awareness of indigenous history through class curriculums

By Will Charles Indy Staff Writer
3/10/2020

Some professors of Fort Lewis faculty support the idea of issuing mandatory courses that inform FLC students, faculty and staff  about their culture while exploring a history that accurately portrays indigenious people.

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Black Student Union speaks on the importance of Black History Month and campus inclusion

By Dorothy Elder Indy Staff Writer
3/9/2020

“Black History is American History: and American History is made up of heroes big and small.”

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Students raise concern about Native misrepresentation on campus

By: Amber Labahe Indy Staff Writer
2/25/2020

The Fort Lewis College’s clocktower panels display images of the college’s history, military post, and Native American boarding schools.

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BSU and SUP host various activities over February to honor Black History Month

BSU and SUP host various activities over February to honor Black History Month

By Dorothy Elder Indy Staff Writer
2/3/2020

The Black Student Union and Student Union Productions have collaborated to bring Fort Lewis students, as well as the larger Durango community, events throughout February in honor of Black History Month. 

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Snowdown’s Craziest Events 2020

By Lea Leggitt Indy Staff Writer
1/30/2020

There's plenty to do in Durango during Snowdown, perhaps too many to choose from. Here's a list of some of the craziest events we could find.

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One story, a decade later, carries lasting impact for Native women

By Barbara Edwards Indy Staff Writer
12/16/2019

Diane Millich, a Southern Ute tribal member and advocate for the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, shared her experience of domestic violence on the reservation at the Violence Against Native Women symposium in the fall of 2019 to stress the importance of support services and legislation for women. 

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More than Just Sounds: A look into EDM in Durango

More than Just Sounds: A look into EDM in Durango

By Charlotte Williams Indy Staff Writer
12/12/2019

Durango’s music scene is most commonly associated with bluegrass or jambands, but live shows for these genres only serve a portion of the community. 

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Does Gene Mapping Really Tell You Who You Are?

By Kim Cassels Indy Staff Writer
12/11/2019

Many people have participated in some sort of genealogy test— a research study that collects DNA from as many people possible to track the migration patterns of human ancestors out of Africa.  

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