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The Cherokee Nation wants Jeep to stop using its name on the popular 45-year-old vehicle

Relations between Native American tribes and corporate imagery depicting the people has shifted dramatically in the past few years. Jeep The Cherokee Nation wants Jeep to stop using the tribe's name, which the brand has used since 1975. Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. says he anticipates "further discussions" over a potential rebranding. Hoskin told Insider, "Our names were carefully selected by our ancestors before written history." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Che...
Tags: Transportation, Washington, Cars, US, NFL, Trends, Native American, Jeep, Jeep Cherokee, Hoskins, Chuck Hoskin, Cherokee Nation, Hoskin, Chuck Hoskin Jr, Aleeya Mayo, Washington Redskins Football Team


Federal election 2019: Clive Palmer says Labor approached him on preferences – as it happened

AEC releases full list of House and Senate candidates, as Colin Barnett warns Coalition against Palmer preference deal, and Shorten rebuffs Greens on climate policy. Follow the day’s news live 7.03am BST That’s it for today. It was an odd campaigning day that ramped up the tempo early ahead of the prepolling on Monday and then died off, somewhat. 6.35am BST Bendigo Weekly reports on their local Anning candidate, Julie Hoskin, potentially falling foul of section 44.Hoskin election bid to...
Tags: Labor, Climate Change, Senate, Environment, World news, Australia news, House, Coalition, Australian politics, Palmer, Australian Security And Counter-terrorism, Bill Shorten, Labor party, Clive Palmer, Australian Greens, Scott Morrison


"Warren has been in touch with Cherokee Nation leadership, apologizing for furthering confusion over issues of tribal sovereignty and citizenship and for any harm her announcement caused...."

The Intercept reports (without imput from the Warren campaign).“Senator Warren has reached out to us and has apologized to the tribe,” Cherokee Nation’s executive director of communications Julie Hubbard told The Intercept. “We are encouraged by this dialogue and understanding that being a Cherokee Nation tribal citizen is rooted in centuries of culture and laws not through DNA tests. We are encouraged by her action and hope that the slurs and mockery of tribal citizens and Indian history and he...
Tags: Law, Elizabeth Warren, Warren, Native Americans, Tulsa World, Cherokee Nation, Ann Althouse, Hoskin, Chuck Hoskin Jr, Ms Warren, Julie Hubbard, NYT Elizabeth Warren Apologizes to Cherokee Nation


MLK day marked by Trump criticism, pledges to fight racism

By RUSSELL CONTRERAS and FELICIA FONSECA Leaders of the Cherokee Nation marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by welcoming the descendants of slaves into their tribe after years of exclusion, while King’s children and the pastor of an Atlanta church where King preached passionately decried disparaging remarks President Donald J. Trump is said to have made about African countries. At gatherings across the nation, activists, residents and teachers honored the late civil rights leader on what would hav...
Tags: News, Holidays, Washington, Africa, America, Atlanta, Sport, Poverty, Soccer, Social Issues, Norway, Discrimination, Detroit, King, Trump, Felicia Fonseca


After His Wife's Death, Man Still Uses The Last Coffee Can She Bought

When his wife of 41 years died of skin cancer in 2012, David Hoskins packed up and moved in with his daughter to nearby Hazard, Kentucky. Hoskins didn’t take much with him, but he kept two things: the last can of coffee his wife Karen bought befo re she got sick and the spoon she used to stir her coffee every morning.  Five years later, the 66-year-old widow still uses both every day.  “Looking at that picture of him with his coffee can, you’d never know that that’s all he has left of her,” his...
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