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June 2015

30 June Passion for preserving language, culture stirs Native American groups by Briana Wipf Great Falls Tribune

30 June Canberra preschoolers learn local Indigenous language of ACT, southern NSW by Matthew Doran ABC News

30 June Why kumtuks Chinook? by Kelly Sinoski The Vancouver Sun

30 June Efforts to save ‘endangered’ language by Mike Chaussee KXNews

29 June The future of America’s endangered languages by Matt Hansen The Week

29 June Irish in crisis - we need a New Deal to revitalise the language by Conchúr Ó Giollagáin The Irish Times

29 June Letter: Gaelic has chronological precedence in surviving Scots languages by Derrick McClure Herald Scotland

27 June Te Wiki o te reo Maori kicks off today Maori Televsion

27 June Part 2 of “Don Quixote” now translated into Quechua La Prensa

26 June Do urban Gaeltachts produce a compromised Irish? by Barton Creeth Slugger O’Toole

26 June Marlborough schools ready for Maori language week by Rachel Thomas Marlborough Express

26 June Trio hope to revive pidgin language by Susan Lazaruk The StarPhoenix

26 June ‘Allow linguistic minorities to pursue education in mother tongue’ The Hindu

25 June Should all students learn First Nations languages? CBC

25 June It's skookum to speak Chinook Wawa by Susan Lazaruk The Province

25 June Musicians keep native languages and cultures alive by Elizabeth Floyd Mair Altomont Enterprise

25 June Tongues not turning by Anna Grabolle Çeliker Today's Zaman

25 June Committee releases key report on Indigenous constitutional recognition by Michael Kenny SBS

25 June Peru Works to Preserve Indian Languages Latin American Herald Tribune

24 June 10 Endangered languages in the world by Vincent Roy Insider Monkey

24 June Preu officially recognises 24 Indigenous languages by Judy Heflin Language Magazine

24 June Voices of youth keep Lushootseed language alive by Ben Gauld KUOW

24 June Amazon tribe creates 500-page traditional medicine encyclopedia by Jeremy Hance Mongabay

24 June Aboriginal radio show broadcasting to new frequencies Nanaimo News Bulletin

24 June Languages are part of community healing and development by Tom Urbaniak Cape Breton Post

24 June Peru’s soccer captain tweets in Quechua to rally nation for Copa America quarterfinals by Manuel Rueda Fusion

24 June Canada’s language map looks way different without English or French by Jesse Ferreras The Huffington Post Canada

24 June Ministry of Culture publishes Quechua history in Database by Hillary Ojeda Peru This Week

24 June Welsh is considered a model for language revitalization, but its fate is still uncertain by Patrick Cox PRI

22 June MIT Professor and known Haitian Creole Advocate join forces to create first ever Kreyol Alphabet songs and videos MW Market Watch

22 June National Aboriginal Day in Petawawa by Ryan Paulsen The Daily Observer

22 June It is important that the Scots language survives by Hugh Boyd The Herald Scotland

21 June How the language you speak changes your view of the world by Farooq Kperogi Daily Trust

21 June Editorial: Bilingual kids in the classroom a treasure The New Zealand Herald

21 June Registration for Navajo language referendum closes Monday The Washington Times

20 June Commentary: U.S. should confront its ‘cultural genocide’ of Natives by Julian Brave NoiseCat Santa Fe New Mexican

20 June Review: An Irish-Speaking Island by Nicholas M Wolf by Roisin Ni Ghairbhi The Irish Times

20 June Farmers give to Natividad Medical Center by Teresa Douglass The Californian

19 June Talking book gives new voice to Indigenous languages The University of Queensland News

19 June “This is for our people” - aboriginal community leaders explain Canadian Human Rights Act in Indigenous dialects CNW

19 June U of S launches certificate programs in indigenous languages by Jennifer Jacoby-Smith The Star Phoenix

19 June Turkish newspaper tries to save a dying language by Cnaan Liphshiz Heritage Florida Jewish News

19 June A struggle on many fronts by Kate Mann Slow Food

19 June Lawmakers call for compulsory teaching of Yoruba language in public schools by Dimeji Akinloye

19 June Yucatan: Uwch Gopar Mynydd Album Review by Tony Clayton-Lea The Irish Times

19 June Wiradjuri language course creates history Lithgow Mercury

18 June Revitalising the Cree language through music by Steve Kingsman Day News

18 June 25th First Peoples Festival offers array of film, music and culture by T’cha Dunlevy Montreal Gazette

18 June Manitoba says sorry for taking aboriginal children from homes by Chinta Puxley

18 June Student, community members honored by Lailani Upham Char-Kooster News

18 June Learn tribal culture, history at Honoring Saganing Powwow by Tim Barnum The Arenac County Independent

18 June How the US Mental Health System Makes Natives Sick and Suicidal Indian Country

18 June Batsbi: A silent death of a minority language Democracy and Freedom Watch

17 June Anchorage marks a hundred years, a hundred languages by Elwood Brehmer Alaska Journal of Commerce

17 June Mi’kmaq educator celebrates National Aboriginal Day by Andrew Rankin The Chronicle Herald

16 June Nanaimo must move forward with reconciliation by Karl Yu Nanaimo News Bulletin

16 June WSD sets deadlines for boundary overhaul, indigenous language immersion by Nick Martin Winnipeg Free Press

16 June Youth leaders accept challenge to White House's Generation Indigenous challenge by Bill John Baker Grand Lake

16 June Mexican Indian language instruction now available online La Prensa

16 June Minnesota Tribe gives grant to Lakota language program by Erin Mairose SDPB Radio

16 June Alphabets of 24 native languages made official in Peru Andina

16 June Blackfeet Nation plans run for language, health by Kristen Cates Great Falls Tribune

15 June Documenting endangered languages N I uu National Science Foundation

15 June Linguistic paranoia - why is Australia so afraid of languages? by Misty Adoniou The Conversation AU

15 June Mission NFVF: Unclogging distribution bottlenecks, opening new markets by Michael Bratt The Media Online

15 June Manitoba residential school survivor, teacher reunite after 50 years by Donna Carreiro CBC News

15 June Fresh financial concerns raised over Maori language trust Newstalk ZB

15 June Minnesota tribe donates to South Dakota language program Native American Times

15 June Schuylkill Valley Community Library hosts Navajo Code Talkers program by Karen Chandler Berks-Mont News

15 June Breathing New Life Into Native American Languages by Colleen M Fitzgerald Huffington Post

15 June Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages Endangered Language Fund

15 June Need to Re-Awaken Culture Identity The Tide

15 June Radio Jammu organizes a Poetic symposium and Folk music concert at Gandoh Scoop News

15 June Celebrating aboriginal heritage benefits all by Gerry Chidiac Prince George Citizen

15 June Youth leaders accept challenge to White House's Generation Indigenous challenge by Bill John Baker

15 June Cree musicians collaborate for album designed to revitalize language CBC News

15 June Indigenous language immersion program being proposed for WSD tonight Winnipeg Free Press

15 June Looking back, looking forward by Stan Beardy Chronicle Journal

14 June Prince Rupert Students To All Learn First Nations Language by Andree Lau Huffington Post

14 June Hayton to lead language program Fairbanks Daily News Miner

13 June King Felipe addresses Paraguayan president in his indigenous tongue, Guarani Gnomes National News Service

13 June Hawaiian language poetry and writing competition opens to the world PRWeb

13 June Project: Design for Endangered Languages Humanities + Design Stanford

13 June 35th Annual Restoration Gathering a big hit in Cedar City by Haven Scott The Spectrum

13 June The hard, important truths of Indigenous literature by Noah Richler

13 June Head Start grad marks 20 years of memories by Kelly Oswald The Reminder

13 June Mayan spoken here: Native languages of Latin American on display in Venice by Dominique Godrèche Indian Country

12 June Bangarra Dance Theatre review: Lore double bill reflects enormous vitality of Indigenous culture by Jill Sykes Sydney Morning Herald

12 June This Native American Rapper Is Using Hip-Hop to Tear Down Indigenous Stereotypes by Tom Barnes Music.Mic

12 June Our cultures should interact, not just coexist by Robert J Balfour Mail&Guardian

12 June ‘Keep language alive’: Grant Daily Advertiser

12 June Tribal school Principal Norberg begins journey into retirement by Brielle Bredsten Mille Lacs County Times

12 June Minnesota tribe donates to Lakota language immersion program at South Dakota tribal college Star Tribune

12 June Labor Dept. releases new employee FAQ in Samoan by Megan Edge Alaska Dispatch News

12 June As Native schools struggle, grad rate soars at Jemez charter by Robert Nott Native American Times

11 June NT judge lost in translation by Stephanie Garber Lawyers Weekly

11 June Why should some Native Americans have to drive 163 miles to vote? by Natalie Landreth The Guardian

11 June Major Wikipedia boost for indigenous languages by Philip van der Merwe University of South Africa

11 June Native American youth to raise issues at first Tribal Youth Gathering by Paris Burris Politico

11 June Breathing new life into Native American Languages by Colleen M Fitzgerald Huffington Post

11 June What does a second language give you? by Maria Isabel Garcia Rappler

11 June Prince Rupert students must learn indigenous language from September by Daybreak North CBC News

10 June Act on commission’s recommendations: chief by Brent Cooper

10 June American Indian College Fund Announces Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America Commitment to Action Recognizing Partnership with Brazelton Touchpoints Center to Train Early Childhood Educators in Native Communities Virtual Press Office

10 June Those unheard voices by K. Pradeep The Hindu

10 June CoastLine: African American English may be a Legit Language, But Linguistic Profiling Lives by Rachel Lewis Hilburn HQR News

10 June Native American Education foes to Congress: 7 Bills to watch by Tanya H. Lee Indian Country

10 June A lesson from the Miccosukee Tribe: importance of putting the 'Native' back into Native education by Gyasi Ross Indian Country

9 June Kevin Kitchener helped Aborigines caught in the justice and prison systems by Ben Apple and Carley Tucker Sydney Morning Herald

9 June One woman’s fight to save a language, not just a blanket by Jack Knox Times Colonist

9 June Welcome back Wailaki: An extinct native language rebounds by Linda Stansberry The North Coast Journal

9 June "You can't even imagine how they treated us" by Tereza Verenca New Westminster Record

8 June Embracing Indigenous languages: the Kiwis just do it better by Nathan John Albury SBS

8 June A call to action to save the Irish language inside and outside of the Gaeltacht by Julian de Spainn The Irish Times

6 June Wahta Mohawks receive funding for language instruction by Brent Cooper Muskoka Region One Feather

5 June N.W.T.'s CKLB puts aboriginal language programming back on air CBC News

5 June Cherokee language app unveiled by Scott McKie B.P. Cherokee One Feather

5 June Supporting Mohawk language instruction Digital Journal Press Release

5 June Learning First Languages a song PSNews Teachers Online

4 June N.W.T.’s CKLB puts aboriginal language programming back on air CBC News

3 June Will Icelanders one day ditch their language for English? by Patrick Cox PRI

3 June You don’t need English to be an Australian citizen by Allie Severin Fully (sic) Crikey

3 June How to learn an Aboriginal language through Karaoke by Ollie Williams My Yellow Knife Now

3 June Local news: residential school experience drives Trent Prof to preserve indigenous languages Northumberland View

2 June Readers can now enjoy Little Red Riding Hood and other fairy tales in the Cree language  by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

2 June Toronto street signs a reminder of First Nations heritage by Eric Andrew-Gee GTA

2 June CSO figures show 182 languages are spoken in State's homes by Pamela Duncan and Shorcha Pollak Irish Times

1 June Tribal Tongues by Joy Neumeyer Berkeley