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May 2014

31 May Chickasaw and Māori Celebrate Similarities, Language and Culture by K.C. Cole Indian Country Today Media Network

30 May Indigenous languages in a book The Inverell Times

30 May Hawaiian Language Preschools Garner International Recognition by ʻAha Pūnana Leo Indian Country Today Media Network

29 May Aboriginal Language Rights by Michaela Andreyev ABC Adelaide

29 May Students sharing stories in first language by Lucy Townend Stuff.co.nz

29 May Language revitalisation: a total shift in values by Xh’unei Lance Twitchell The Janeau Empire

29 May First Nations groups work to revitalize Mi’kmaq language by Erin Pottie The Chronicle Herald

28 May The subtle devaluing of Aboriginal languages That Munanga Linguist

28 May Establishment of NZ Sign Language Board underway Voxy

28 May More Queensland schools to offer Aboriginal languages by Tony Moore Brisbane Times

28 May Quality interpreters v indigenous language courts… Legalbrief Today

28 May Languages, Justice and the Courts: A Misinterpretation by Adv Jacques du Preez FW de Klerk Foundation

28 May How Jack Buckskin discovered his language by Eloise Fuss and Sarah Tomlinson ABC Adelaide

28 May Western Aboriginal people stars of the big screen Cowra Community News

27 May Guatemalan hospital becomes one of the first in nation to hire staff and translators to serve indigenous Q’echi’ in native language by Anna-Claire Bevan Latina Lista

29 May World War I’s Native American Code Talkers by Jesse Greenspan History.com

27 May Muting Indigenous language support only widens the gap by Rachel Nordlinger and Ruth Singer The Conversation

27 May Linguistics Students Help Revitalize Critically Endangered Language in Mexico by Ryan Dougherty Swarthmore College

27 May Efforts afoot to promote native languages: MPs Nation

26 May Stories of old inspire indigenous artists by Bhakthi Puvanenthiran Sydney Morning Herald

26 May Breath of Life conference to help California Indians save endangered languages Imperial Valley News

26 May Cherokee speakers narrate children’s e-books for Unite for Literacy by Julie Hubbard Native American Times

25 May No exams for indigenous languages by Veneranda Langa The Standard

25 May N.Battsereg: Rescue the Mongolian language by D.Sergelen The UB Post

25 May 4 code talkers posthumously honored for work in WWII by Paul Srubas USA Today

23 May Saving vanishing ‘tongues’ by Stephen Ornes Science News for Students

23 May Kashmiri and Inferiority Complex by Dr Hakim Irfan Showkat Shahi Greater Kashmir Srinagar

22 May CoLang Institute to address crisis of global language endangerment Phys.org

22 May Ojibwe Language Nest helps keep native tongue alive by Rick Tarsitano ABC 10 News

22 May Bulgarians in Moldova: Thanks to Bulgaria’s FOCUS we maintain melodious native language Focus Information Agency

22 May Iran’s Language War against the Kurdistan Region by Amir Sharifi Rudaw

21 May Vodaphone uses ‘social dictionary’ to save dying Mexican language by Louise Ridley Marketing Magazine

21 May Rapped in mother tongues – African hip hop VIDEOS By Bongikosi Sunday World

21 May Three Sámi languages have their own TV station by Emma Jarratt and Jimmy Thomson Barents Observer

21 May International recognition for Hawaiian language preschools by Malu Debus Native Times

21 May AIATSIS slams cuts to language funding by Warren Barnsley NIRS

20 May Our indigenous language of sound by Theresa Smith IOL

16 May Walsh fights to protect and maintain tribal languages Indian Country Today Media Network

15 May Indigenous interpreters provide missing link for Natividad Medical Center patients by Kate Daniels Kurz The WIP

14 May Budget 2014: $534 million cut to Indigenous programs by Michael Coggan ABC

14 May Keeping Indigenous languages alive in Mexico by Jenna Randall First Peoples Worldwide

14 May At California hospital, knowledge of Indigenous languages is vital by Jenna Randall First Peoples Worldwide

14 May Indigenous language and AI/AN student success by Ernestine Hayes First Peoples Worldwide

13 May Tagalog in California, Cherokee in Arkansas by Ben Blatt Slate

13 May Gretel’s journey: an undergraduate take on Indigenous Australian Languages ANU

13 May The next step for Indigenous languages in the NT by Marg Carew ABC Open

12 May Tribes capitalising on language preservation pilot program by Casey Winn Lozar Missoulian

10 May Murkowski introduces legislation to continue funding Native language programs by Casey Kelly KTOO

9 May UNITY Youth and Indigenous tribes of Taiwan exchange culture, memories by Mary Kim Titla Indian Country Today Media Network

9 May Animations to help in Wiradjuri language lessons ABC Indigenous

9 May Connecting to culture The Ridge News

8 May ‘I am taking Igbo rap to the next level’ - Phyno by Omotola Filani Daily Post

8 May Chickasaw Nation: The fight to save a dying Native American language by Mary-Ann Russon International Business Times

7 May Verdict is unscientific and irrational Times of India

7 May Dominello’s language programme opens a return to culture in NSW National Indigenous Times

6 May Could a children’s book be the key to saving an Indigenous language? by Emma Lancaster The Wire

2 May Animated anti-smoking campaign to speak to Indigenous community by Gail Liston ABC News

1 May Little Shell will dedicate centre, discuss language Great Falls Tribune

1 May First languages for NSLA’s Indigenous group NSLA