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Native Activist Talks Police Violence

Native Activist Talks Police Violence

Police violence against people of color has been at the forefront of national debate in recent months. And in New Mexico, a group advocating for indigenous …

Navajo Nation To Tax Junk Food

Navajo Nation To Tax Junk Food

Residents of the Navajo Nation will now be paying more for junk food. Last week Navajo President Ben Shelly signed the Healthy Dine' Nation Act into

Homeless In New Mexico

Homeless In New Mexico

KUNM Call In Show 8/14 8a: The recent brutal murders of two Navajo men in Albuquerque have brought questions about homelessness in New Mexico into

Navajo Nation President: Tax Junk Food

Navajo Nation President: Tax Junk Food

Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly recently vetoed legislation that would increase taxes on junk food sold on the reservation but says he will support