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April 2015

28 April Schoolchildren record ancient Wurundjeri stories in Woiwurrung language for new digital access by Julia Irwin Northcote Leader

27 April Indigenous groups in the U.S. struggle to retain, and relearn, dying languages by Soni Sangha Fox News Latino

27 April Why Languages Die by Revathi Siva Kumar News Everyday

27 April 10 Ways to Boost Tribal Language Programs by Christina Rose Indian Country

27 April The Israel-Palestine Lorde Project by Yuval Ben-Ami +972

27 April SOAS' Endangered Languages Documentation Programme reveives a further $!! million from Arcadia SOAS University of London

27 April UNPO Converence Draws Attention to Indigenous Struggles and Visions of Self-Empowerment Unrepresented Nations and People Organization

27 April Aboriginal civic names a rarity in Regina by Natascia Lypny Leader-Post

26 April What will the Federal Agency for Nationalities do? Vestnik Kavkaza

25 April Colombian ethnologist emphasises wide diversity of cultures by Lorna Siggins Irish Times

25 April Living beings as our kith and kin - we need a new pronoun for nature by Robin Wall Kimmerer The Ecologist

25 April Recognition of some tribal languages under consideration: Oram Business Standard

25 April Chechnya celebrates Chechen Language Day Vestnik Kavkaza

25 April Educate yourself about the people of Tunica-Biloxi

24 April Native Languages: From Forbidden To Funded by Amy Martin Montana Public Radio

24 April Centre bid for Kokborok's constitutional recognition Times of India

24 April Two-Day Event to Focus on Saving Endangered Native Languages UMaine News

24 April Unesco: Half of the world's languages will disappear by 2100 by Ludovica Iaccino International Business Times

24 April 4 northwest Tribal contestants shine in 'Miss Indian World Pageant' 2015 by Roscoe Pond

24 April Lack of funding shuts down C&A Tribal College by Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton Native American Times

24 April Between Homelands: Armenians Struggle to Preserve Their Language by Andy Vasoyan KQED

24 April Potential GNWT Deal Could Bring CKLB Back to Life by Mike Gibbins My Yellowknife Now

24 April National consultative seminar on tribal society, language and literature held Mizo News

24 April Curriculum stakes out Indigneous learning PS News

23 April The world's languages, in 7 maps and charts by Rick Noack and Lazaro Gamio Washington Post

23 April What will the English langauage look like in 100 years? by Claire Felter Christian Science Monitor

23 April 10 Things You Should Know About the Kalispel Tribe by Jack McNeel Indian Country

23 April South Africa's 'demon of tribalism' raises its head by Shaun Dlanjwa Daily Maverick

23 April Employee Expands Library's Reach by Transalting Children's Books to Her Native Tongue by Patricia A. Scheyer River City News

23 April Bill Funding Native Language Programs Passes by Amy Martin Montana Public Radio

23 April Through poetry Margaret Noodin keeps her Native American language alive by Mercedes Mejia & Stateside Staff Michigan Radio

23  April Teachers connect with langauge learners with strategy and purpose by Shaina Cavazos Chalkbeat Indiana

22 April Morgan makes Tory pledge to 'guarantee future' minority language GCSEs and A-levels by Javier Espinoza Telegraph

22 April Language much more than words by Michelle Washington Victoria News

22 April Cherokee culture, language and customs not only being preserved, but advanced by Bill John Baker Grand Lake News

21 April Indigenous Australia, British Museum, review: ‘all too familiar’ by Alastair Smart The Telegraph

21 April Why does Africa have so many languages? by Claire Felter Christian Science Monitor

21 April Endangered Languages Project Website Rediisgned to Be More Accessible and Engaging Marketwired

21 April Nancy Wise: French Immersion should be for all by Nancy Wise National Post

21 April Tribal businessman upsets former Navajo president in race by Felicia Fonseca San Francisco Chronicle

21 April Radcliffe Male Voice Choir help preserve ancient French language in trip to Brittany by Ben Ireland Nottingham Post

20 April Educators seek to revive Puerto Rico's indigenous past through music, language, food Fox News

20 April 80th Annual Tribal Assembly Adjourns Sit News

20 April Gaelic in Nova Scotia under threat following cuts by Martyn McLaughlin The Scotsman

20 April Reviving an indigenous culture The Hindu

20 April A Language of Their Own: Swahili and Its Influences by Olivia Herrington Harvard Political Review

20 April Linguists say Dakota, Lakota still mutually intelligible Rapid City Journal

20 April Navajo Election: How We Got Here? by Alysa Landry Indian Country

20 April Santo Domingo Pueblo, N.M., native named Miss Hozhoni by Mary Shinn Durango Herald

20 April Costa Rica's first official sign language interpreter has long history of bridging the communication gap by Zach Dyer Tico Times

19 April Usman’s Panacea for reviving endangered minority languages by Anote Ajeluorou The Guardian Nigeria

18 April Researcher: Almost half of the 6,000 world languages risk becoming extinct Borneo Post Online

17 April Cape Breton school offers course in conversational Mi’kmaq by Nicole MacLennan CBC News

17 April ‘Where my heart is’ by Danette Dooley The Labradorian

16 April Native American language poetry contest comes to OU by Brittney Bennett The Oklahoma Daily

15 April Residential day school survivors who lost language and culture seek redress by Tamsyn Burgmann CBC News

15 April A Name Restored by Katie Spielberger Juneau Empire

14 April Georgia celebrates Mother Language Day

14 April The seven big language learning issues facing the UK by Martin Williams The Guardian

14 April Blackfella/Whitefella by Warumpi Band – Australia's seminal reconciliation song by Alexander Bisley The Guardian

13 April Alaska Native place names workshop Alaska Dispatch News

13 April Aboriginals who attended day schools also want redress for lost languages, abuse by Tamsyn Burgmann The Canadian Press

13 April Old Colombian languages, customs get newfound respect by Chris Kraul Los Angeles Times

13 April Sokaogon Chippewa, Wisconsin tribes ask for power to open charter schools by Ben Meyer WJFW.COM

12 April What If the Hawai'i Driving License Exam was Only in ‘Olelo Hawai'i? by Ray Tsuchiyama The Maui News

12 April Peak on ridge above Juneau gets its Tlingit name officially restored by Nathaniel Herz Alaska Dispatch News

12 April Council of Indigenous Peoples recruits tribal language experts The China Post

12 April First Nations Languages Part Of Global Study On How Kids Learn Mother Tongue by Colin Perkel The Canadian Press

12 April I&B asked to include more tribal dialects in AIR programmes Business Standard

11 April Alaska Native storytelling event embraces technology as 'new tool' by Jerzy Shedlock Alaska Dispatch News

11 April Language, Colonial Hangovers and Access to Higher Education by Katherine Lamb Brown Political Review

11 April A medical student explores the importance of Aboriginal culture, Country and the homelands movement by Jennifer Dogget Crikey

11 April Expat Israeli ‘settlers’ in Europe get organised by Cnaan Libhshiz The Times of Israel

10 April Govt asked why third language option taken off Naveed Iqbal The Indian Express

10 April White Bear Education Complex aims to reclaim indigenous languages by Lynne Bell Carlyle Observer

10 April Linguistic minority students forced to write language exam in Tamil by R. Arivanantham The Hindu

10 April At the Nerman: Quilts that capture tension behind harsh tribal treaties by Cindy Hoedel The Kansas City Star

10 April Legislature needs to step up for Montana tribes by Lt. Gov. Angela McLean, Sen. Sharon Stewart-Peregoy, Sen. Mike Phillips, Sen. Lea Whitford, Rep. Kelly McCarthy and Rep. Susan Webber Bozeman Daily Chronicle

10 April Election for language referendum set by Noel Lyn Smith The Daily Times

10 April Legislature advances proposed Indian language programs Great Falls Tribune

10 April Translators needed to put poem in native language by Jill Callison Argus Leader

9 April Wampanoag Language Historian Honored By Celtics

9 April Sophomore Wins a Critical Language Scholarship The Boston College Chronicle

9 April Shizuyo Yoshitomi started a radio station to help immigrants by Takehiko Kambayash The Christian Science Monitor

9 April Tlingit language to be officially recognized in federal maps database by Elizabeth Jenkins and Jeremy Hsieh KTOO public media

9 April More must be done to improve tribal economies by Lt. Gov. Angela Mclean Hungry Horse

9 April “Take our words away”: Hyperbolic fear of Australia’s Indigenous heritage by Lauren Gawne Crikey

9 April Meth, compact and language dominates Quarterly Meeting by Lailani Upham Char-Koosta News

9 April Vugt: Using the mother tongue – in school and in church by Arnold Van Vugt Sun Star

8 April Teaching Mandarin at school 'will colonise SA anew' - Sadtu by Bongani Nkosi Mail & Guardian

8 April Excitement at proposal to open Indigenous focused school in western Riverina ABC news

8 April Native mother tongue dilemma by Jenne Laijun Borneo Post Online

8 April What about other languages? Daily Express

8 April 'Incorporate minority languages into education system' - Pandikar Amin Astro Awani

8 April War on language by Naziha Syed Ali Dawn News

8 April Keeper of Salish language and music passes away at 62 MTN News Missoula

8 April Gaelic conversations help Inverness dementia sufferers BBC News

8 April EU’s commitment to promoting multilingualism under fire by James O’Brien The Parliament Magazine

7 April Silver Spring Stage to Present THE LANGUAGE ARCHIVE, 4/10-5/2 BWW News Desk

7 April Film captures dying language in NC Mark Washburn The Charlotte Observer

7 April EU: 28 countries, one common language Gareth Harding euobserver

7 April Young singer embraces Aboriginal choral tradition by Emma Sleath with Tim Brunero ABC Alice Springs

7 April NSU American Indian Symposium, Children: The Seeds of Change, kicks off April 14 Native American Times

7 April Grassroots Haida Revitalization Videos: Keeping the Language Alive by Christina Rose Indian Country

7 April New picture for Indigenous arts PSnews online

6 April Punjab-Maharashtra to maintain spiritual & literary ties Day and Night News

6 April Sweden to expand teaching of minority languages Alaska Dispatch News

6 April Language barrier complicates Farmington stabbing case by Aaron Curtis Wayne Post

6 April Valuing Languages by Alissa Stern The Huffington Post

6 April Learning Languages for Travel by Diana von Glahn Patheos

6 April Upcoming Symposium to Examine How Technology Can Save Native Languages Indian Country

6 April Meet the Aboriginal unit Prince Harry will train with in Australia by Jonathan Pearlman The Telegraph

6 April Upcoming symposium to examine how technology can save native languages Rochester Institute of Technology Indian Country

6 April Irish: A living language is a spoken one The Irish Times

6 April Why can’t we speak our native language? by Colman Garrihy Irish Examiner

5 April More than language: Lakota Uŋčí teaches students culture, history by Danie Koskan Rapid City Journal

5 April Exploring songs in native languages from Mexico, Guatemala, Bolivia 90.5 WESA

5 April Librarian became expert in Indigenous culture by Jennifer Dearnaley The Age

4 April Fidelma Cook: Mind your language by Fidelma Cook Herald Scotland

3 April Aboriginal Languages in Canada Garnering Increased Interest Day News

3 April Monthly Dakota Hymn Sing keeping Dakota language alive Yankton Daily Press&Dakotan

3 April Australian kids are learning Waramungu language with a radio cockatoo’s help by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

3 April How my neighbourhood looks and sounds in Ojibway by Robert Everett-Green The Globe and Mail

2 April Bilingual Schools Strengthening Ecuador's Plurinational State by Liz Scherffius Telesur

2 April Editor’s Note by Bob Holmon The Brooklyn Rail

2 April How the Manx language came back from the dead by Sarah Whitehead The Guardian

2 April Endangered language portraits by Yuri Marder The Brooklyn Rail

2 April Creating a road to independence by Lailani Upham Char-Koosta News

2 April Uphill Battle by Alex Sakariassen Missoula Independent

2 April Endangered language alliance The Brooklyn Rail

1 April Speak Setswana to your children editorial Mmegi online

1 April North Caucasians Complain About Shrinking Use of Their Native Languages by Valery Dzutsev The Jamestown Foundation

1 April Nominations open for Sign Language Board Scoop Independent News

1 April Fighting Guatemalan racism high on OU law students agenda by Andrew Clark The Oklahoma Daily

1 April Debut album for Broome's musical treasure Baamba by Vanessa Mills ABC Kimberley

1 April Coquille and Confederated Tribes receive historic preservation grants by Caly Mayberry The World

1 April Australia launches reforms to get people into work Recruiter Anderson Group

1 April Rhodes must fall everywhere by Wabantu Hlophe Yale Daily News

1 April Students connect with their community roots at Bolivia’s Aymara Indigenous University by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

1 April Politics of language: Karnataka’s Kannada only policy is a gift to private school cartels by G Pramod Kumar F.India

1 April Crimean Tatar TV channel goes silent by Olena Goncharova Kyivpost