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Sentences with the noun American Indian

3 examples:

“Me and My Neon Box” (1971), included in the Kay WalkingStick retrospective at the National Museum of the American Indian.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Page worked for book publishers and Smithsonian magazine and wrote books on several areas of science, natural history and the American Indian.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

“Nation to Nation,” focusing on treaties, indicates a new, more historically serious direction for exhibitions at the National Museum of the American Indian.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Other sentences

67 examples:

UCC wants team to change name, refrain from American Indian imagery.
(USA Today - NFL, )

A man who fell from the railing at the Museum of the American Indian has died.
(USA Today - National, )

These 20 American Indian experiences offer insight into our nation's heritage.
(USA Today - Travel, )

King notes "the highly respected American Indian Movement" condemns the use of Redskins.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Iowa lifts stop-work order on the Bakken oil pipeline near American Indian burial grounds.
(USA Today - Money, )

Modern American Indian culture is thriving in galleries, powwows, film festivals and restaurants.
(CNN - Travel, )

When US military codes kept being broken by the Germans in WW1 an American Indian tribe held the answer.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

George D. Hinman's collection of rare American Indian artifacts is on display at the Evergreen Fine Art Gallery.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

School officials in Northern California are considering changing the name of a high school's American Indian mascot.
(Fox News - U.S., )

The association was observed in white, Asian, and American Indian/Alaskan native patients, but not in black patients.
(Science Daily - News, )

John Hickenlooper signed an executive order Tuesday creating a commission to discuss American Indian high school mascots.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Actor Martin Sheen has lent his performing skills for a play written and produced by American Indian students in New Mexico.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Also: the passing of an iconic American Indian dancer, a gallery on trial in New York and Ai Weiwei’s tastless new picture.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Sir Alex Ferguson has recalled the awkward moment Eric Cantona turned up to a civic reception wearing an American Indian jacket.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The occupiers and federal officials are trading volleys over who is better at protecting and conserving American Indian artifacts.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Horace Poolaw, an American Indian photographer, captured the 20th-century transformations of his own Kiowa people and other tribes.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A police officer for an American Indian community in eastern metropolitan Phoenix was fatally shot early Saturday during a traffic stop.
(Fox News - U.S., )

There's no shortage of American Indian culture to absorb at the nonprofit Tesoro Cultural Center's 15th annual Indian Market and Powwow.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

American Indian tribal leaders hope that the return of the bison will be able to restore local population of the animals in the reserve.
(Tech Times - Science, )

An initiative by the athletic company Adidas to fund the removal of high school American Indian mascots is receiving mixed reviews in Colorado.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

A woman facing eviction from an American Indian settlement in California shot her brother, niece and nephew and another woman dead, police said.
(UPI - News, )

The man took the siblings to a desolate spot on the edge of the nation’s largest American Indian reservation, authorities and family members say.
(USA Today - National, )

An idyllic place yields plenty of surprises, including a warm welcome by American Indian villagers and a restorative dip in a stunning natural pool.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

A group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week over complaints about stereotypes, offensive names and scenes.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Police say four people are dead and two others are wounded in a shooting Thursday inside an American Indian tribal headquarters in Northern California.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A woman began shooting Thursday at a meeting to discuss evictions from a small American Indian settlement in California, killing four people, police said.
(UPI - News, )

An epidemic of Rocky Mountain spotted fever among American Indian tribes in Arizona could be easily prevented with basic anti-tick measures, the CDC says.
(UPI - Health News, )

An Oregon man whose "silly fox hat" led to his driver's license photo being rejected has won a nine-month legal battle, citing his American Indian religion.
(UPI - Odd News, )

A Washington City Council member introduced a bill Tuesday that would force five schools in the District of Columbia to change their American Indian nicknames.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

The leader of an American Indian tribe in Oregon said Wednesday the armed militia occupying lands at a national wildlife refuge are not welcome and must leave.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Museum officials, mental-health specialists and politicians say they have joined with an American Indian tribe urging the Washington Redskins to scrap its name.
(UPI - Sports News, )

An American Indian student says she's being fined $1,000 for wearing a feather on her mortarboard when she graduated from high school in south Alabama in late May.
(Fox News - U.S., )

American Indian community welcomed the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse team to Colorado this week with burning sage, eagle feathers and a traditional song honoring heroes.
(The Denver Post - News, )

Four people were shot to death and two others wounded in a shooting and knife attack Thursday at an American Indian tribal headquarters in California, authorities said.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

De Beque, about 30 miles east of Grand Junction, is trying to become Colorado's fourth gaming town and the first on the Western Slope outside an American Indian reservation.
(The Denver Post - News, )

A Utah congressman has introduced legislation to allow Western states and American Indian tribes to take over management of wild horses and burros from the federal government.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Denver's American Indian community welcomed the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse team to Colorado this week with burning sage, eagle feathers and a traditional song honoring heroes.
(The Denver Post - News, )

“The Plains Indians: Artists of the Earth and Sky,” one of the greatest exhibitions of American Indian art you may ever see, opens Monday at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The Denver Art Museum is staging a major retrospective of painter Fritz Scholder, who was — or wasn't — one of the most important American Indian artists of the 20th century.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Representatives from 20th Century Fox are trying to determine if actors took American Indian artifacts while filming Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials at a private New Mexico ranch.
(Russell Contreras in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Although American Indian students comprise the smallest student demographic in Utah, they have the largest percentage of students referred to law enforcement and arrested at school.
(Science Daily - News, )

Together, the studies looked at African American, Latino, Asian American, Pacific Islander, and American Indian youth in the United States, primarily middle and high school students.
(Science Daily - News, )

The American Indian Movement says it is conducting its own investigation into five missing-women cases in Manitoba, and members have even tried speaking with accused killer Shawn Lamb.
(CBC News - Canada, )

A 14-year-old boy digging a trout pond in the backyard of his father's Salt Lake City home stumbled across a surprise: the remains of an American Indian who lived about 1,000 years ago.
(Fox News - U.S., )

An American Indian tribe that believes the Washington Redskins' nickname is racist and should be changed has purchased a 60-second ad to air during halftime of Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
(The New York Times - Pro-Basketball, )

Scott Engstrom 71, travelled from New Zealand to Kyrgyzstan with Channel 4 presenter Conor Woodman in search of the rare Appaloosa horses beloved by the American Indian Nez Perce tribe.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Stipends will be awarded to a psychologist studying racial perceptions in crimes, the maker of the film “The Act of Killing” and a law professor seeking to help American Indian women, among others.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

A scene from “People of the Sea and the Wind,” showing on Thursday as part of the “Ambulante Más Allá: The Future in Our Hands” series at the National Museum of the American Indian in Manhattan.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

In his first visit to an American Indian reservation as president, Mr. Obama told the crowd that he had delivered on a campaign promise to improve relations between the government and the nation’s tribes.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is dropping its appeal of a judge's decision to allow members of an American Indian tribe to kill bald eagles for religious purposes on its reservation in central Wyoming.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week over complaints about stereotypes, offensive names and scenes they say disrespected Native American religious practices.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Soon after an American Indian tribe announced plans to open a casino at a Catskills horse track, ads started appearing in local newspapers and on radio, sounding an alarm about unbridled crime and corruption.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

An Oregon woman says 86 members of her family have been disenrolled from an American Indian tribe that operates the state's largest tribal casino, as leaders review the tribe's rolls and enforce new enrollment requirements.
(Fox News - U.S., )

School disciplinary actions handed down to students at Utah public schools disproportionately impact American Indian children over all other ethnicities enrolled in the state's public education system, new research reveals.
(Science Daily - News, )

Facing a high prevalence of diabetes, many American Indian tribes are returning to their roots with community and home gardens, cooking classes that incorporate traditional foods, and running programs to encourage healthy lifestyles.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

An American Indian tribe succeeded Tuesday in getting a federal judge to temporarily stop construction on some, but not all, of a portion of a $3.8 billion four-state oil pipeline, but their broader request still hangs in the balance.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Descendants of a bison herd captured and sent to Canada more than a century ago will be relocated to a Montana American Indian reservation next month, in what tribal leaders bill as a homecoming for a species emblematic of their traditions.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Cleo Pablo married her longtime partner when gay weddings became legal in Arizona and looked forward to the day when her wife and their children could move into her home in the small American Indian community outside Phoenix where she grew up.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

The Cherokee Nation re-elected Principal Chief Bill John Baker on Sunday, according to preliminary results, calming concerns that a four-candidate field would result in another tumultuous election to lead one of the largest American Indian tribes.
(Fox News - U.S., )

President Barack Obama on Friday became only the third U.S. sitting president in eight decades to set foot in Indian Country, encountering both the wonder of American Indian culture and the struggle of tribal life on a breeze-whipped afternoon in the prairie.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

The surviving sons of the famous American Indian athlete have long fought to get the remains of their father moved from Jim Thorpe, Pa., to tribal lands in Oklahoma, where he was born, and they recently won a crucial legal victory that put them close to their goal.
(Fox News - U.S., )

The Denver Art Museum mixes a rare bit of performance into its mission with this evening's presentation of "Casualties of Modernity" by Kent Monkman, an artist/activist of Cree descent whose work challenges the representation of American Indian people by Western painters.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The Denver Art Museum just happens to have one of the best collections of Indian art in the country, bringing a nice symmetry between the ceramics and beadwork in the galleries all year and the annual Friendship Powwow and American Indian Cultural Celebration each September.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Intensive parenting and health education provided in homes of pregnant American Indian teens reduced the mothers’ illegal drug use, depression and behavior problems, and set their young children on track to meet behavioral and emotional milestones they may have otherwise missed.
(Science Daily - News, )

Ancient cliff dwellings in Blanding, Utah, are part of an estimated 100,000 archaeological sites within a 1.9 million-acre area that a coalition of American Indian tribes wants President Barack Obama to designate a national monument to ensure protections for lands considered sacred.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Richard West Jr., former director of Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian, is heading up the Autry National Center of the American West in Los Angeles, which means hitting the fundraising trail to work on exhibition space and preserve its prized collection.
(Mike Boehm in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Tens of thousands of acres in Oregon's drought-stricken Klamath Basin will have to go without irrigation water this summer after the Klamath Tribes and the federal government exercised for the first time newly confirmed powers that put the American Indian tribes in the driver's seat over the use of water.
(Fox News - U.S., )

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