Languages in the News -

  • October 2015

    14 October Reviving the ancient language of the Mohawks by Christopher Curtis Montreal Gazette

    14 October Revitalisation of indigenous knowledge and culture Scoop

    14 October Mother tongue and the Nigerian child by Barth Anulunkoron National Mirror

    13 October In America we speak more than just English! by Emile Schepers People’s World

    13 October How a 14-year-old girl is making Quechua cool in Peru — with music and lyrics from Michael Jackson by Jenni Monet PRI

    13 October After 25 years, Bible translation into Mayan language completed by Thomas D. Williams Breitbart News Network

    13 October Erris group set-up to maintain Gaeltacht status in area by Anton McNulty Mayo News

    13 October Mexico performs first Mass in indigenous Nahuatl language Yahoo News

    12 October Experts call for saving threatened languages The Tribune

    12 October Michigan tribes make efforts to save native language by Emily Fox WBEZ

    12 October CUK to document endangered languages by T. V. Sivanandan The Hindu

    12 October The stories and songs of Frank Yamma INDAILY

    12 October Spokane Indians change jerseys to Salish language by Rodney Harwood Indian Country

    12 October Language House to revitalize endangered language Penticton Western News

    12 October Learning the lingo: Here's how Google Translate copes with even the rarest languages by Tina Amirtha ZDNet

    11 October Program allows UVa to offer more-obscure language classes by Derek Quizon The Daily Progress

    11 October Digital boost for dying languages The Tribune

    10 October Dying Nsyilxcn language given new life in classroom by John McDonald

    10 October Young Navajos study to save their language by Ashley Thompson & Adam Brock VOA

    10 October VCE Indigenous language students awaken ‘sleeping’ Dhudhuroa tongue by Timna Jacks The Age

    10 October Manipur State integrity : The importance of Tribal languages to strengthen it by Ragongning Gangmei E-Pao

    9 October Learn Chamorro app takes Guam's native tongue into the digital age by Drew Roberto Kuam News

    9 October Children's program encourages learning of language by Heidi Ahsoak The Arctic Sounder

    9 October Tunica-Biloxi Tribe hosts ‘Endangered Languages’ conference at Tulane by Raymond L. Daye

    9 October Tell us how to promote NZ Sign Language Scoop

    8 October Reader's View: Introduction of Ojibwe language to Duluth schools a great idea by Raven Beaulieu Duluth News Tribune

    8 October Kashmiri Language: Need to trace our roots by Syed Shahinda Rising Kashmir

    8 October National Indigenous language conference showcasing the richness and diversity of Australia's original languages News Maker

    7 October Promoting Indigenous Languages in Nigeria by Uchechuwku Okwum The Tide

    7 October Hear hear for British Sign Language by Ashley Davies Scotsman

    7 October Gaeilgeoirs demand end to Irish language 'lip-service' by Luke Holohan UTV

    7 October Two cultures together: Guatemalan Mayan Indians visit Isleta Pueblo; talk about preserving their languages by Julia M. Dendinger Valencia County News Bulletin

    7 October "Fonts are core brand assets" by Bruno Maag Transform

    7 October Ubykh: The language that died with a man Daily Sabah

    7 October Ojibwe language course to be offered in Thunder Bay Wawatay News

    7 October A symphony for China’s dying language of Nu Shu BBC News

    6 October A call to teach children indigenous languages by Pini Bothoko Mmegi Online

    6 October Mapmaker continues quest to map western hemisphere - one tribe at a time by Katherine Locke Navajo-Hopi Observer

    6 October Shm’algyack speaker passes on language in Ketchikan by Megan Petersen Native American Times

    6 October Irish language groups launch investment plan by Harry McGee The Irish Times

    5 October Want to learn a language? Try living here by Lindsey Galloway BBC Travel

    5 October Tarahumara Indians risk losing language to survive economically by Yahaira Jacquez Cronkite News

    5 October Ubykh: The language that died with a man by Burcu Arik Turkish Weekly

    5 October Organization works to save Aboriginal languages by J. H. Moncrieff My Toba

    4 October Linguistic minorities deprived of their rights by C.S. Narayanan Kutty The Hindu

    4 October Make Yoruba language compulsory in South-West schools - Gani Adams by Dimeji Kayode-Adedeji Premium Times

    4 October Sealaska Heritage Institute honored by the National Endowment for the Humanities Juneau Empire

    3 October Bolivia's Aymara Language Set for Official Facebook Status by Dimitri O’Donnell teleSUR

    3 October ASL table provides space for practicing unoffered language by Zarina Patwa The Wellesley News

    2 October KET launches the 1st Naga Glossary of 16 Naga tribal languages by Alice Yhoshu Eastern Mirror

    2 October Editorial: Political Parties and First Nations by Katie Smith The Free Press

    2 October “Multiplying” Ojibwe language at Bemidji stores, offices, schools by Lee Egerstrom The Circle

    1 October Irish and the Gaeltacht - they haven't gone away, you know by Rónán Mac Con Iomaire Irish Independent

    1 October Finding our voice: Looking to Wales to save the Irish language by Sharon Ni Chonchuir Irish Examiner

    1 October Lila Downs fights to keep native languages alive through her music by Dyllan Furness Miami New Times

  • September 2015

    30 September Book launched for Tuvalu language week Radio New Zealand International

    30 September Lecture focuses Navajo Rosetta Stone creation by Noel Lyn Smith Farmington Daily Times

    30 September Linguist documents dying languages still spoken in Toronto by Verity Stevenson The Star

    29 September What some tribes in Michigan are doing to stop their native language from going extinct by Emily Fox Michigan Radio

    28 September Losing out on languages by Rabab Khan Gulf News 

    28 September The joy of identity Ketchikan Daily News

    28 September Saving the Amis language one megabyte at a time by Aaron Wytze Wilson Taipei Times

    28 September Native American boarding schools have nearly killed Michigan's native language by Emily Fox Michigan Radio

    27 September Tata starts 3-tier course to revive Ol Chiki by B Sridhar The Times of India

    26 September Raila roots for use of vernacular languages to conserve cultural identity mediamax

    26 September Languages are dying, but is the internet to blame? by James Temperton Wired

    25 September American horse school focuses on Lakota language by Kevin Woster Keloland Television

    24 September Korean broadcasting station visits Galway city to cover endangered languages Galway Advertiser

    24 September Manitoba to promote Aboriginal languages Language Magazine

    24 September Story of Brazil’s diverse languages and people Massey University

    24 September 'Language plays a key role in our identity' SABC

    24 September Manitoba working to preserve Aboriginal languages The Reminder

    23 September Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour by Mary Catharine Martin Juneau Empire

    23 September Hawaiian language celebrated at event on Bachman Hall lawn University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

    23 September Artiste uncensored: acting requires passion - Matel Eyengho by Ngozi Emedolibe National Mirror

    23 September Revitalizing language: poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour by Mary Catharine Martin Juneau Empire

    23 September Ditira launches 4th book by Jdlamini News24

    23 September A Spanish-speaking pope, and America’s complicated relationship with bilingualism by Janell Ross The Washington Post

    23 September Research documents Cherokees who face backlash despite efforts to revitalize language The University of Kansas

    23 September Manipur State integrity: the importance of Tribal languages to strengthen it - part 2 by Ragongning Gangmei E-Pao

    23 September Tribal members make pilgrimage to visit artifacts in DC by Allison Frost OPB

    22 September Warm Springs Tribes “Recovering Voices” in D.C. by Allison Frost OPB

    22 September Kazakh diaspora chooses unique ways to maintain identity by Kamila Zhumabayeva The Astana Times

    22 September Why connecting the billions of people who are offline requires more than just cables (or even drones) by Alice Truong Quartz

    22 September Tuba City students and staff set to celebrate Native American Week Sept. 28-Oct. by Rosanda Suetopka Navajo-Hopi Observer

    22 September Ohlone descendant to recite native language at Serra ceremony by Carl Nolte San Francisco Chronicle

    21 September 2 members of Ohlone tribe to play prominent role in canonization Mass Catholic San Francisco

    21 September Media Release: Manitoba announces historic partnership to protect, promote Aboriginal languages

    21 September Several groups signs (sic) on to language preservation agreement, but not the federal gov’t by Nick Martin Winnipeg Free Press

    21 September Cocker spaniel learns basic Gaelic in 3 weeks The Scotsman

    21 September 5 unexpected things we learned in Peru by Jessica Vander Leahy Women’s Weekly

    21 September Manitoba announces ‘historic’ aboriginal language partnership CBC news

    21 September NM courts work on Native language training system by Lida Alikhani

    21 September Mother tongue the dissertation language by Leanne Jansen Independent Online

    21 September South Africa: are we becoming another Chinese Province? allAfrica

    21 September A message from a segment of our society by Sean Bergy The Point

    21 September Enkosi, ke a leboha, ndi a livhuwa by Mondli Makhanya News24

    20 September Native language of Patukoraha surveyed by Harata Brown Maori Television

    20 September The bitter legacy of Canada’s forced-assimilation boarding schools Butet-Roch

    20 September ‘Use Indigenous languages to teach science’ by Lungile Tshuma Bulawayo 24 News

    19 September UiTM is constitutional, vernacular schools are not by Faidhur Rahman Abdul Hadi Malay Mail Online

    18 September Endangered Languages Summit in Okinawa to discuss 8 UNESCO-listed languages Ryukyu Shimpo

    18 September Manipur State integrity: the importance of Tribal languages to strengthen it - Part 1 by Ragongning Gangmei E-Pao

    18 September Language Revitalization Donations Gifts with Vision

    18 September It’s never too late to learn another South African language by Martin Young Mail&Guardian

    18 September South Africa’s controversial language education Language Magazine

    17 September Bolivians translate Facebook into Aymara teleSUR

    17 September From Denali to McKinley to Denali: U.S. place names tell you who’s in power by Lauret E. Savoy The Daily Beast

    17 September Administrator defends teaching of Mandarin in Nigerian schools The Guardian Nigeria

    17 September Texting in Cherokee Language Magazine

    17 September Bolivia: Group translates Facebook into native language BBC News

    17 September Facebook os translated into native language by Bolivian Group by frank The Reveille

    17 September Concepts of numbers in Indigenous Australian languages changed over time by Dani Cooper ABC News

    16 September Is Ontario doing enough to preserve its Aboriginal languages? by Chantal Braganza tvo

    15 September Thinking and Acting Globally by Alissa Stern Huffington Post

    14 September The Evolution Of Language: Study Of Rare Indigenous Language Shows All Humans Think Of Colors In The Same Way by Dana Dovey Medical Daily

    14 September National Indigenous Human Rights Awards by Gerry Georgatos The Stringer

    14 September Aberdeenshire taxpayers to fork out £300k for Gaelic plan by Andrew Whitaker The Scotsman

    14 September Irish Duolingo course reaches a million learners by Cathal McGuigan The Irish News

    13 September Onondaga Nation's urgent mission: Saving our language by Sarah Moses

    13 September Only Scotland’s diaspora can save the dying native language by Evan Fleischer Quartz

    13 September How the Cherokee language has adapted to texts, iPhones by Eduardo Avila PRI

    13 September Native people’s culture linked to ocean for thousands of years by Matt Markey The Blade

    12 September Efforts underway to save traditional speech by Kristi Dobson Alberni Valley Times

    12 September Love of Irish language set to grow from ground up by Helen Sweeney Derry Journal

    12 September Pansalb roots for Indigenous languages in schools by Konelo Lekhafola SABC

    12 September Benjamin Law: First contact by Benjamin Law The Age Good Weekend

    12 September Two Oscar entries from Latin America center indigenous stories, languages by Sabrina Vourvoulias Al Dia News

    11 September Researchers Work To Preserve Rare Language Spoken In Door County by Rich Kremer Wisconsin Public Radio

    11 September Hearing-impaired want sign language recognised New Era

    11 September Venezuelan film in Indigenous Warao language an Oscar hopeful Telesurtv

    11 September At Venice Biennale, Latin America pavilion highlights endangered languages by George Fishman Miami Herald

    11 September Alaska lawsuit over Native language voting rights settled by Rachel D’Oro CBCnews

    11 September It’s not nawa at Trustco New Era

    11 September Mind your language: Scottish Government to up promotion of Scots by David Jamieson CommonSpace

    11 September Drezus big winner at Indigenous Music Awards in Winnipeg CBCnews

    11 September How this long-haired rock band is mainstreaming an ancient language – one mosh pit at a time by Manuel Rueda Fusion

    11 September Mahesh Sharma, regional languages are also a part of India’s culture by Sanjiv Shankaran The Times of India

    10 September Anishinaabe author, historian Basil H. Johnston dies at 86 by Tim Fontaine CBCnews

    10 September Holyrod launches drive to promote Scots language by Tom Peterkin The Scotsman

    10 September Indigenous languages, literacy and the myth of the “unwritten language” by Greg Dickson Crikey

    10 September Hindi will be at top in digital world, says PM Modi NDTV

    10 September Preserving Australia’s first languages Language Magazine

    10 September State to provide language assistance to Yup’ik, Gwich’in voters by Lisa Phu Alaska Public Media

    9 September Teaching Tiwa: Los Lunas Schools offering Native language class to high school students by Deborah Fox News-Bulletin

    9 September Washoe Tribal Member Herman Fillmore To Teach Wašiw Language at WNC Carson Valley Times

    9 September Centre for endangered languages in limbo The Hindu

    8 September Yukon educator wins national literacy award CBC News

    8 September Sister Kate’s land allocated for healing by Sally McGlew Community News

    8 September Bhasha Research & Publication Centre: Devy, linguist who gave voice to tribal languages, calls it quits by Kumar Anand Indian Express

    6 September Harmony and Discord by Sameer Pokhrel Kathmandu Post

    6 September Young Gwich'in woman champion of her language CBC News

    5 September Village of Igiugig awarded $900K for Yup’ik revitalization effort by Dave Bendinger KTOO Public Media

    4 September In Alaska, it’s always been Denali by Holly Cusack-McVeigh The Conversation

    4 September Elis James brings Welsh language tour to town: ‘I’d always wanted to do stand-up in Welsh’ by Mark Rees South Wales Evening Post

    4 September Why languages die by Michael L.Tan Inquirer

    3 September Denali and America’s long history of using (or not using) Indian names by Doug Herman The Smithsonian

    3 September Decolonize the land: Native people welcome Mt. Denali name change by Andrea Perkins People’s World

    3 September Ojibwe language immersion program begins 2nd year Fox 21 KQDS

    3 September Spotlighting Australia’s languages: Anindilyakwa by James Bednall Crikey

    3 September Peru teen aims to revive Quechua, one pop song at a time by Roberto Cortijo The Daily Star

    2 September Mexico: Mozilla Firefox in 26 Indigenous languages Telesurtv

    2 September Granger announces plans to save Amerindian languages Stabroek News

    2 September This generation is more liberal, says Javed Akhtar by Diksha Bijlani The Hindu

    1 September In Alaska, massive achievement gaps separate Native and white students by Emma Brown The Washington post

    1 September “Encourage print media to use indigenous languages” by Lekan Otufodunrin The Nation

    1 September Indigenous Literacy Foundation brings a love of reading to remote communities by Linda Morris The Sydney Morning Herald

    1 September A truly developing Filipino language by Marne Kilates

    1 September Funding boost to preserve local Indigenous languages The Advocate Coffs Coast

  • August 2015

    31 August Sydney Park wetlands to be named in Aboriginal language to commemorate history Inner West Courier

    31 August Zimbabwe: seeking renaissance through language AllAfrica

    31 August Education NGO wants business courses to promote indigenous languages eNCA

    31 August One LaaS thing: building the Indian Internet in vernacular languages by Sahil Kini Your Story

    31 August Should Africa speak Mandarin? Zim Daily

    31 August A Korean identity by Esther Felden DW

    31 August Ja-Li-Si Pittman crowned 2015-16 Miss Cherokee Cherokee Nation

    31 August Africa: We need new names by Jera AllAfrica

    30 August Taal used to disadvantage non-speakers by Khaye Nkwanyana Sunday Independent

    29 August Tribes hold historic meeting at Red Clay by Scott McKie Cherokee One Feather

    28 August Pan-Arctic summit recommends Roman orthography for the Inuit language by Steve Ducharme Nunatsiaq Online

    28 August Tsuut’ina Nation returns to original name to preserve culture and language CBC News

    28 August Linguistic discrimination by Garga Chatterjee The Echo of India

    27 August To hear history: High-tech project will restore recorded Native Americans voices by Chelsea Leu Cal Alumni Association UC Berkeley

    27 August Creative Scotland pushing for revival of Scots language by Mure Dickie The Irish Times

    26 August Igiugig awarded large grant for Yup'ik revitalization effort by Dave Bendinger KDLG

    26 August Atausiq Inuktut Titirausiq: delegates ponder one written Inuit language by Steve Ducharme Nunatsiaq Online

    26 August Peirone Prize winner: Jessie Isadore by Chey Scott Inlander

    26 August Treasuring lessons of language deep in the Amazon by Christopher Marinelli Hartford Courant

    25 August Preserving Australia’s Aboriginal languages Language Magazine

    25 August CUK V-C for preservation of language, culture and ethos Scoop News

    25 August Seven tribal literature authors felicitated by Tata Steel Avenue Mail

    25 August Filipino is no longer Tagalog by Buwan Ng Wika

    25 August Scholars hope to save ethnic VN languages Viet Nam News

    24 August Grant given to preserve Chamorro tradition by Jerick Sablan Pacific Daily News

    23 August Tackling the Maltese language crisis by Roderick Bovingdon

    23 August Two of these will boost your brain power by Emma Manser The New Daily

    23 August Reviving endangered languages in Bangladesh by Saifur Rashid The Financial Express

    23 August US interns heading here to document language Solomon Star

    22 August Original teachings and worldviews by Vivian Delgado The Bemidji Pioneer

    22 August National Post view: A new dawn for Aboriginal education? National Post

    22 August Empowered communities: indigenous kids with a twinkle in their eyes by Rick Morton The Australian

    21 August The physicist who’s saving the music by Hannah Bloch The Wall Street Journal

    21 August The sacred Navajo language: one of sacrifice and strength by Pamalita Paloma Alioto Sangre de Cristo Chronicle

    21 August Outlander Gaelic coach saves rare Dalriada dialect The Scotsman

    21 August Macanese Patois Macauhub

    21 August For the Smithsonian, language is worth a million bucks by David Montgomery The Orange County Register

    21 August Mexico’s constitution translated into Mayan to avoid more tragedies by Rick Kearns Indian Country

    20 August Racing to record Indigenous languages under attack from ‘onslaught of English’ by Monica Tan The Guardian

    20 August Announces significant federal funding for native language immersion program at Sitting Bull College by Patricia Williams Political News

    20 August ‘Navajo’ and other Indian names by Marc Simmons D Chieftain

    20 August Researchers work to preserve richness of Indigenous languages by Clare Sibthorpe Sydney Morning Herald

    20 August Heitkamp announces significant federal funding for native language immersion program at Sitting Bull College

    20 August Endangered Indigenous languages to be recorded in dictionaries by Australian National University ABC Online

    20 August European Commission confident Croatia will honour minority rights

    20 August Improve indigenous languages first by Nokulunga Ngobese News24

    19 August Argentina creates Indigenous film school Telesurtv

    19 August Talking the lingo in Rio: Chatting with your new Southern Quechua speaking friends about football by Laura Hale ParaSport News

    19 August Let’s understand each other first by Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya The Mercury

    19 August Cow Creek Tribe teaches itself to speak again by Scott Greenstone NRtoday

    19 August Proudly multilingual by Michael L. Tan Philippine Daily Inquirer

    18 August Firms banned from advertising in Welsh on Twitter by Lydia Morris Daily Post

    18 August HHS announces new funding to preserve native languages and strengthen early childhood development and tribal courts EIN News

    18 August Alaska Humanities Forum launches online resource to preserve native languages by Samantha Angaiak 2KTUU

    18 August Ancient whistling language challenges scientific understanding of how we comprehend communication 9news

    18 August ANC plans to reopen colleges by Amy Musgrave IOL News

    18 August In bid to foster Iranian nationalism, Tehran launches first-ever Kurdish language program by Gelavizh Hemmat BolandPour Al-Monitor

    18 August This Peruvian girl’s Michael Jackson cover will make you want to learn the dying language of Quechua by Nidhi Prakash Fusion

    18 August Smithsonian gets $1.2M gift to sustain endangered languages CBS Baltimore

    17 August Time to study Ilokano lessons by Chris Quilpa Suffolk News-Herald

    16 August Meet the Canadian saving rare languages by Fatima Arkin The Star

    16 August Learning in ‘Urdish’ The Nation

    14 August Northern Arapaho language camp wrapped up Wednesday at St. Stephens County 10

    14 August Indigenous language dev and the African child by Baridorn Sika The Tide

    13 August Creole manual to better serve Haitian community by Alley Olivier Caribbean Life

    13 August Ranafast Gaeltacht in Donegal fights Irish language decline by Kevin Sharkey BBC News

    12 August Tribal language books introduced to check dropout in Odisha The Times of India

    12 August Kenya: Our vernacular languages good for the country by Mbugua Ngoroge All Africa

    12 August Language program adopts new curriculum by Will Phinney East Oregonian

    11 August Navajo language decision represents paradigm shift by Laurel Morales KNPR

    10 August Tibet: New apps helping Tibetans stay connected with their culture by Reetika Revathy Subramanian Hindustan Times

    10 August Microsoft Translator App For Android And iOS Is Best For Use On-The-Go by Ankita Katdare Crazy Engineers

    10 August Preservation of Endangered Languages of Bangladesh LAHRA by Towhid Bin Muzaffar The Daily Star

    10 August Endangered apes reveal roots of human language by Darwin Malicdem International Business Times

    10 August Feature: Mexico's indigenous languages weakening with every generation Xinhua Global Post

    9 August Kuki Airani: Fighting to save an endangered language by Tim Glasgow Radio New Zealand

    9 August UW builds largest digital library of Sephardic language by Nina Shapiro The Seattle Times

    9 August Making the culture and language of Peru’s Nomatsigenga people accessible and enduring by Gabriela Garcia Calderon Orbe Global Voices

    9 August NBT to work for reviving dying NE languages Nyoooz

    9 August Britain: Through correcting my parents' English, I realised how unnecessary it is to be fluent by Rachel Shabi Independant

    9 August Alaska: Immersive Tlingit language program held in Sitka KTUU

    7 August Taking pride in local languages by Jesse Pizarro Boga Minda News 

    7 August Be proud of your township lingo, says expert by Ahmed Areff News 24

    7 August Without their native tongue, Utes fear for loss of souls by Tobie Baker The Durango Herald

    6 August Five languages that have returned from the brink by Pieta Woolley UC Observer

    6 August Markin Rudin: Idaho linguists aid communication, help preserve languages by Mark Rudin Idaho Statesman

    5 August Bilingual Mexico constitutio: Spanish-Mayan translation complete after years by Sarah Berger International Business Times

    4 August Rediscovering the Judeo-Spanish language by Benjamin Ivry Forward

    4 August Vulnerable indigenous languages focus of UAlberta summer school by Angelique Rodrigues UAlberta

    3 August John Key rapped over disputed claim he said Maori language month would be ‘boring’ by Jo Moir

    3 August Indigenous language: Balochi dictionary formally launched The Express Tribune

    3 August One man’s quest to preserve Abenaki language by Jane Lindholm & Erin Lucey VPR

    3 August Vital Hurkou: Native language is necessary self-identification for any nation Chapter’97

    3 August Going, going, gone: endangered languages by Jane Lindholm & Erin Lucey VPR

    2 August Bolivia recognises workers for mastery of native languages by Carlos Valdez Yahoo News

    2 August Are dialects dying out? by Christina Chin Asia One 20

    2 August A new beginning for education at Isleta Pueblo by Ryan Boetal Albuquerque Journal

    2 August More than 100 languages are spoken in Edmonton with non-English homes mostly in the north and south by Rachel Ward Edmonton Journal


  • July 2015

    31 July The successful revival of the Chitimacha language by Judy Heflin Language Magazine

    31 July Native Language: pathway to traditions, self-identity by Tsanavi Spoonhunter Indian Country

    31 July We all know and admire the Haka… so why not one of our own? by Marcus Woolombi Waters The Conversation

    30 July Fort Folly First Nation attempts to bring back Mi’kmaq language by Lindsay Michael CBC News

    30 July Why do we shortchange one of Hawaii’s official languages? by Adam Keawe Honolulu Civil Beat

    30 July On the Philippines’ diversity of languages by Jorge Mojarro Businessworld Weekender

    30 July Paora Maxwell: Protect precious taonga by giving te reo a go by Paora Maxwell New Zealand Herald

    29 July New way to learn te reo online by Finn Rainger Gisborne Herald

    29 July Youth group take up challenge to speak Maori for 40 hours by Aroha Treacher Maori Television

    29 July Conference focuses on preserving American Indian languages by Sarah Okeson The Joplin Globe

    28 July Saving local languages by Zubair Torwali The News International

    28 July Mi’kmaw language camp participant wants to teach others by Frank Gale The Western Star

    28 July Reborn on the bayou: A lost language of Louisiana by Daniel W. Hieber Houston Chronicle

    27 July Study finds use of Te Reo Maori on rise by Eru Rerekura Radio New Zealand News

    27 July Ojibwe language classes keep aboriginal language alive in Winnipeg by Dave Baxter Metro News

    27 July Learning the language: The tribe is working to have more children learn Chemehuevi as few adults speak it fluently by Kevin Baird Today’s News-Herald

    27 July Learn 40 Aboriginal hand signs used to communicate across Western Australia’s desert by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

    27 July Wake-up call: We are killing the Maori language NZ Herald

    27 July Renaissance on the bayou: the revival of a lost language by Daniel W Hieber The Conversation

    26 July The hills come alive with the sounds of an Ghaeilge Ulster Herald

    26 July ‘Reconciliation one hour at a time’: Reviving Aboriginal culture in schools by Lily Partland ABC News

    25 July A Navajo speaker says the language connects her with her culture by NPR staff Spokane Public Radio

    24 July Haiti’s government backs native Kreyol Language by Judy Heflin Language Magazine

    24 July A combination of two words by Diane Gibas Mille Lacs Messenger

    24 July Letter:Language Interest by Jan Van Eijk Leader-Post

    23 July Digitised, searchable archives help revive ‘sleeping’ languages by Michelle Z. Donahue Smithsonian Science

    23 July Finding new ways to define Native Hawaiian student success by Jessica Terrell Honolulu Civil Beat

    23 June American-Okinawan working to keep Ryukyu language alive by Tomomi Tomita The Japan Times

    23 July Notes from a single Mom: our founding ‘Fathers’ by Lynn Armitage Indian Country

    23 July Comedy lifeline: video skits teach endangered Lushootseed language by Aisha Nazim The Seattle Globalist

    23 July Navajos vote to drop language fluency requirement for top elected leaders The Guardian

    22 July Quapaw Tribe working to pass on native language by Ardina Moore The Joplin Globe

    22 July Sask. Cree language camp attracts participants from around the world CBC News

    22 July Singing lullabies to preserve the Butchulla language by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

    22 July Navajo voters approve change to language fluency requirement for top leaders by David Schwartz Business Insider

    21 July Language revival could have mental health benefits for Aboriginal communities by Natalie Whiting ABC News PM

    20 July Aboriginal languages should be official by Olga Lovick Winnipeg Free Press

    20 July Amendments aim to promote native language education, improve school facilities Maui Now

    18 July Koori cultural classes for children at Laverton Community Hub by Fiona O’Doherty Hobsons Bay Leader

    17 July A word in your ear: Indigenous languages (with Des Crump) 612 ABC Brisbane

    16 July Mexican newspaper launches Mayan-Language edition by J.Tadeo Global Voices

    13 July Letting languages go extinct could lead to limitation and exploitation by Tameca L. Coleman

    11 July To resurrect a vanishing language, try YouTube and Indiegogo by Marc Silver Delaware Public Media

    11 July Aboriginal languages in Canada can and should be made official, expert says CBC News

    11 July Lakritz: More money won’t save aboriginal languages by Naomi Lakritz Calgary Herald

    10 July Young Aboriginal student helping to preserve Dja Dja Wurrung language by Larissa Romensky ABC Central Victoria

    10 July Language app help preserve Queensland’s Indigenous voices and culture through touch screens by Jessica Hinchliffe ABC News

    10 July Santa Fean’s film captures Native teens’ effort to help preserve language by Margaret Wright Santa Fe New Mexican

    10 July Authors of New Anthology of Arapaho stories hope to preserve language by Melodie Edwards Wyoming Public Radio

    10 July Revitalising the Ojibwe language Brainerd Dispatch

    9 July Canada chief calls for recognition of native languages Yahoo News

    9 July Magpie spirit can never be taken from Port Adelaide by Matthew Agius Port Adelaide FC

    8 July AFN asks Ottawa to declare all aboriginal language official by Gloria Galloway The Globe and Mail

    8 July The case for language diversity by Moshin El Hallouati Morocco World News

    8 July 3 Questions with Aimee Barry Broustra by Enrique Limon Santa Fe Reporter

    7 July Chickasaws adapt to modern storytellng technology Indian Country

    7 July Mount Druitt Indigenous youth choir revives Dharug language by Melanie Kembrey The Sydney Morning Herald

    7 July Preserving Kaprun language and culture in the Goldfields by Chloe Papas and Kirstyn March ABC Goldfields

    3 July A workshop gather digital activists revitalising Indigenous Languages in Colombia by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

    3 July Mapping Endangered Languages by Sarah Ogilvie Stanford University



  • 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

  • May 2015

    31 May Klallam language gets boost in writing with grammar book by Diane Urbani de la Paz

    31 May Films Explore Native Peoples, Culture Conflict Learning English

    31 May Saving the Hawaiian language by Alden Alayvilla The Garden Island

    30 May Directive affects numerical strength of Techiman Catholic Diocese Business Ghana

    30 May Central University of Himachal Pradesh mulls certificate course in 'Gojri' language by Naresh K Thakur Hindustan Times

    30 May Valentin Lopez, Amah Mutsun Tribal Band: Owe it to ancestors to protect the land by Valentin Lopez Santa Cruz Sentinel

    29 May The digital language divide by Holly Young The Guardian

    29 May ‘I keep the Welsh language alive through bees’ by Wil Griffiths as told to Helen Barrett FT Magazine

    29 May Online Challenges to Save Indigenous Languages in the Americas by Rick Kearns Indian Country

    29 May Udall, Heinrich Introduce Bill to Preserve and Expand Native American Languages Cibola Beacon

    29 May CKLB to resume live broadcasting starting June by Mike Gibbins The Explorer Hotel

    29 May Supporting Mi'kmaq Language and Culture in Newfoundland Digital Journal

    29 May Rare language complicates Forest Park wildlife killing case by Jack Flynn MassLife

    29 May Maintaining cultural heritage is crucial, says NMSP Vice-Chairman Nai Hong Sar IMNA

    29 May ‘Serious challenges facing the Irish language in the Gaeltacht’ – Joe McHugh  by Pól Ó Muirí The Irish Times

    29 May Lies your map tell you: reclaim native lands by Alysa Landry Indian Country

    29 May Canada’s top judge says country committed ‘cultural genocide’ against Indigenous peoples APTN

    28 May Sainthood for founder of California missions angers Native American groups by Tim Gaynor Aljazeera America

    28 May Gezahegn Lemma Fituma:- Oromo Language (Afan Oromo) and the Ethiopian Government’s Discouragement by Gezahegn Lemma Fituma Finfinne Tribune

    28 May Students learn language to help maintain culture by Robert Barron Daily News

    28 May Class uses historic Cherokee archive, Skype to hone skills in linguistic fieldwork by Amy Athey McDonald Yale News

    28 May Preserving the Anishinaabe Language at UWM by Tom Luljak WUWM

    28 May One Nation, Two Polities, Two Endangered Ossetian Languages? by Liz Fuller Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

    28 May The language phenomena by Reem Antoon Gulf Daily News

    28 May Friday Opinuendo: On saving local languages and more …

    28 May Sen. Schatz Seeks to Preserve Native Languages Big Island Now

    28 May Dance To Honor Eldest Member Of Ponca Tribe Osage Clan The Ponca City News

    28 May Field recordist honoured for recording of bird and Aboriginal songs by Laura Gartry ABC News

    27 May One book, 17 languages: Australian children take part in the biggest storytime of the year SBS

    27 May National curriculum for indigenous languages to come soon by Emma McBryde Sunshine Coast Daily

    27 May Peru celebrates Native Language Day by Hillary Ojeda Peru this Week

    27 May Ho-Chunk pursue language initiative by Cassandra Colson Jackson County Chronicle

    27 May Sen. Murray, leaders celebrate tribe's golden Head Start program by Mark Klaas Aurburn-Reporter

    27 May Investment to protect native languages 30-fold increased Andina

    27 May Saving Peru's indigenous languages by Corey Watts Peru this Week

    27 May Tester announces language immersion bill at Fort Peck by Richard Peterson Great Falls Tribune

    27 May Kids helped to think big by Ellie-Marie Watts Port Stephens Examiner

    27 May The Medics' Kahl Wallis Wins $20,000 National Indigenous Dreaming Award The Music

    27 May Macmillan boosts SBIS with Siswati dictionaries by Thembeka Dlamini Swazi Observer

    27 May Compulsory second language for Waitaki? by Nicola Wolfe

    27 May Rohingya: The problem of minority groups by Al Khanif The Jakarta Post

    27 May Open your mind to a changing world by Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya The Mercury

    26 May Librarian honored for promoting access to Pacific and indigenous languages University of Hawai'i News

    26 May Honoring Native Americans in the Military by Bill John Baker

    26 May Native language speakers to create new words for museum's dinosaur exhibit by Dan Bross KTOO

    26 May Supporting Radio-Programming in Michif-Cree Language Digital Journal

    26 May "Land of downriver people" by Joseph Price SYNC Weekly

    26 May Peruvian Rights Ombudsman Calls Out Gov't on Indigenous Rights teleSUR

    26 May Film Festival Looks at Indigenous Peoples, Culture Conflict by Mike O'Sullivan VOA News

    26 May Aboriginal langauge Wikipedia faces cultural hurdles, say researchers by Monica Tan The Guardian

    26 May AP PHOTOS: Indigenous beauty queen chosen in Ecuador by Dolores Ochoa Salon

    26 May Pacific health could improve if languages are saved Radio NZ

    26 May University looks at indigenous language preservation Radio NZ

    25 May Gazette opinion: Finale resting place coming for Apsaalooke Warriors Billings Gazette

    25 May Aboriginal women's choir performs baroque hymns in Arrarnta language by Annabel Ross Sydney Morning Herald

    25 May Australia developing first ever school curriculum for Indigenous languages by Monica Tan The Guardian

    25 May iPhone finally to get crowdsourced by Joel Locsin GMA News

    25 May Campaign underway to preserve Indigenous languages SBS

    25 May Experts urge government to halt decline of Indigenous languages SBS

    24 May How writers of endangered languages are embracing sci-fi by Britt Peterson The Boston Globe

    24 May The prince, the glamour model and the Vikings' lost language by Malcolm Brabant The Guardian

    24 May As Patience Jonathan Makes YouTube Record with "Diaris God O!" by Farooq Kperogi Sunday Trust

    24 May Revitalizing Quebec's English-speaking community by Celine Cooper Montreal Gazette

    24 May Fascinating Cambridge University Research Links Endangered Pontic Greek Dialect to Ancient Greek by Gregory Pappas Pappas Post

    24 May Aboriginal languages could reveal scientific clues to Australia's unique past by Robin Whitlock Ancient Origins

    24 May Mexican Programmers Create App to Learn Mixtec Language Latin American Herald Tribune

    23 May Justice Department eyes voting reforms for American Indians by Felicia Fonseca Native American Times

    23 May Mexican programmers create app to learn Mixtec language La Prensa

    23 May Culture key to student success, chief says by Jason Warwick The StarPheonix

    22 May Soweto event affirms importance of indigenous languages eNCA

    22 May Crossing the cultural divide by Vanessa Burgess Myrtleford Times & The Alpine Observer

    21 May At UW-Milwaukee, students speak the city’s native language University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee News

    21 May Preserving Pacific’s many languages key to cultural strength ABC Radio

    20 May Amazigh: Linguistic minority marginalized in Morocco Al Monitor UNPO

    20 May Around the World with Kate & Mack - A Look at Languages from A to Z by Janey DeMeo CrossMap

    20 May Many Native American Communities Struggle With Effects Of Heroin Use by Laurel Morales NPR

    20 May Mexican Official Makes Fun Of Indigenous People And Parents of Ayotzinapa Victims In Leaked Audio by Cedar Attanasio Latin Times

    20 May Library to screen 'First Language' Smoky Montain News

    20 May PotashCorp invests in technology for Aboriginal education Wire Service

    19 May Aboriginal or Australian? by Callum Clayton-Dixon IC Magazine

    18 May Join the gathering to connect Indigenous language digital activists in Colombia Global Voices

    12 May Nunavut-Ottawa deal should beef up Inuktitut funding: language watchdog by Thomas Rohner Nunatsiaq Online

    8 May The rescue of a language: Speaking Jaqaru in Tupe by Pamela Sandoval Del Águila for El Comercio, translated and adapted by Agnes Rivera Peru this Week




  • 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

  • March 2015

    31 March Indiana may add honors for bilingual graduates by Scott Elliot Chalkbeat Indiana

    31 March Centre nod to classical language institute by Minati Singha The Times of India

    31 March Evelyn Skookum honoured on Aboriginal Languages Day by Shinoah Young CBCnews

    31 March Increased interest in Aboriginal languages by Carmela Fragomeni The Hamilton Spectator

    31 March Kannada Language Made Compulsory in Karnataka Government Schools by Maya Sharma NDTV

    30 March A Loss for Words by Judith Thurman The New Yorker

    30 March A Thousand Tongues by Nilanjana S Roy Business Standard

    30 March Viewpoint: Misunderstanding the American Indian by Jeff Harrell South Bend Tribune

    30 March BSU hosts Minsk language festival on 29 March Belarusian News

    30 March The blind indigenous singer capturing hearts by Anthony Colangelo The New Daily

    30 March Indigenous affairs minister Nigel Scullion in heated exchange with Aboriginal protesters by Rosa Ellen and Emma Sleath ABC News

    29 March Learning indigenous language is vital for Native students by La June Montgomery Tabron Albuquerque Journal

    29 March Hopes of preserving Cherokee language rest with children by Martha Waggoner Aiken Standard

    28 March Alaska Native orators speak by Ben Boettger Clarion Peninsula

    27 March Towards a linguistic singularity by Shahrukh Khan Harvard Political Review

    27 March Yup’ik spelling bee preserves language by Shannon Ballard KTVA Alaska

    26 March Yuwibara language kept alive in Mackay by Daniel Battley and Sophie Kesteven ABC

    26 March Native American language school in North Carolina opens for grades 6-12 as locals battle to keep Cherokee culture alive by Sadie Whitelocks Daily Mail

    26 March WA Consitution: Indigenous recognition recommended by parliamentary committee by Andrew O’Connor ABC News

    25 March Cherokees make push to preserve language Washington Post TV

    25 March Kaurna people didn’t exist when Europeans arrived, Kelly Henderson says by Anthony Templeton The Australian

    25 March Hopes of Eastern Cherokees to preserve language rest with children at small immersion school Fox News

    25 March Africa: No, languages have never been a problem for Africa by Rashid Swaleh & Sam Kebongo All Africa

    25 March ‘Shoulder-to-shoulder’: Hawaiians visit area tribal colleges so both groups can learn from one another by Bethany Wesley The Bemidji Pioneer

    24 March Can we revive endangered languages? Should we? by Claire Felter The Christian Science Monitor

    24 March Indigenous Elder pushes to preserve local language by Helen Spelitis The Observer

    24 March Tourism key to protecting Indigenous history in Tully by Kathleen Calderwood ABC North Queensland

    23 March Onedera named Master Storyteller by Jerick Sablan Pacific Daily News

    23 March Aboriginal legal services warn clients will face court unrepresented if funding cuts go ahead by Norman Hermant and Sam Clark ABC News

    23 March Globalisation spells the death of minority cultures by David Volodzko South China Morning Post

    23 March Not such an English game anymore by Sharda Ugra ESPNcricinfo

    23 March LDS Church putting scripture translations direct to digital, then print by Genelle Pugmire Daily Herald

    21 March “Rwanda’s untold story”: UK calls on Rwanda to restore BBC Broadcasting in Kinyarwanda by Ann Garrison Global Research

    21 March Lost in interpretation by Deabarshi Dasgupta The Hindu

    21 March Decolonizing language revitalization Intercontinental Cry Magazine

    21 March Unreserved: Seeing the world through the indigenous lens by Tim Fontaine CBC News 

    21 March Ao stresses importance of mother tongue The Times of India 

    20 March Preserve dying languages by Benjamin Goldberg Pipe Dream

    20 March Bill filed to promote language immersion by Alexandra Gutierrez Alaska Public Media

    20 March Indigenous ‘lifestyles’ have been diabolically shaped by governments since white settlement by Margaret Wenham  The Courier Mail

    19 March Alaska ghost villages are recalled by Native elders and scholars in two new books by Mike Dunham Alaska Disptach News

    19 March Africa: Is Language the Major cause of Africa’s Woes? By Sam Kebongo All Africa

    19 March Zimbabwe: cry our beloved local languages by The Herald All Africa

    19 March Plenty of life in Scots language by Alan B Riach Herald Scotland

    19 March Africans, Not Westerns, Killing African Languages by Butare All Africa

    19 March Dakota Hymn Sing helps keep language alive by Lance Nixon Capital Journal

    19 March Clarion call for languages institute New Era

    19 March Spin continues and the gap widens. New Indigenous funding is a dangerous misstep by Larissa Behrendt The Guardian

    19 March Arts contest open to Aboriginal youth across Canada by Molly Gibson Kirby Thompson Citizen

    18 March Wiradjuri words show the power of learning Australia’s first languages by Felicity Meakins The Conversation

    18 March The right to a mother tongue by Ceyda Nurtsch

    18 March Speakers can learn Cherokee language with a Tulsa city-county library card Tahlequah

    17 March Keeping Mohawk Language Alive by Michelle Ruby Brantford Expositor

    17 March Govt will ensure inclusion of Gojri Languages in Indian Constitution : Zulfkar Scoop News

    17 March New Warm Springs Academy Offers Lessons In Tribal Culture by Amanda Peacher OPB

    17 March PBS ‘Language Matters’ Documentary Includes Hawai’i Big Island Now

    17 March Vice Chancellor expresses fear of extinction of indigenous languages Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

    17 March Nicaraguan indigenous group fears Chinese canal will be a death sentence by Tim Rogers Fusion

    16 March Bolivia: a country that dared to exist by Ben Dangl Telesur  

    16 March Nationals leader Tony Grant launches NSW campaign in Aboriginal dialect by Damien Murphy Sydney Morning Herald

    16 March A Tribute to harmonious multiculturalism The Hindu

    16 March Video: what is language revitalisation? Indian Country

    16 March Chapman team engages natives in the Peruvian Amazon by Jonathan Winslow Orange County Register

    16 March Measures to Curb Drop out Rate of St Students by Samir Business Standard

    16 March N.W.T. Métis Nation producing Cree-language cooking show CBC News

    16 March UVic program aims to revitalize South Slavey language in N.W.T. by Erin Brohman, Garrett Hinchey, with files from Shannon Scott CBC News

    15 March No alien words in ceremonies, say Mayek exponents The Sangai Express

    15 March We have to bust the myths that shroud the Arabic language by Maryam Ismail The National

    14 March Don't learn foreign language at the cost of your mother tongue: Javed Akhtar Firstpost

    13 March Jeri Ah-be-hill, 1934-2015: Indigenous fashion aficionado was ‘a giant in honoring her native culture’ by Phaedra Haywood The New Mexican

    13 March Reclaiming a culture in its language by Jennifer O’Brien London Free Press

    13 March Native offerings: a celebration of Irish language productions during seachtain na Gaeilge by Ellίs Nί Raghallaigh Irish Film Institute

    13 March Stop Genocide of Indian languages’ numerals: Tarun Vijay The Time of India

    13 March Paraguayan association honors Oswego's Tracy Lewis SUNY Oswego

    13 March Saving Stories hopes to preserve refugees’ tales by Kathy Samudovsky Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    13 March “There are more unscripted languages than scripted ones” by Rana Siddiqui Zaman The Hindu

    12 March Indigenous languages Gaining Space in Ecuador by Liz Scherffius Telesur

    11 March Yukon First Nations make imagineNATIVE films on identity CBC News

    11 March Tony Abbott needs cross-cultural training, NT cabinet minister Bess Price says by Steven Schubert ABC News

    10 March ‘Gondi Script has no Similarities to Any Other Script’ The New Indian Express

    9 March ‘Navalish’: The Shifting World of the Navajo Language by Alysa Landry Indian Country

    9 March Know more than one language? Don’t give it up! by Rebecca Callahan The Conversation US

    8 March India’s First Tribal Magazine to be in Gunjala Koyatur Script The New Indian Express

    8 March Maine Observer: Celebrate Irish heritage through language by John Henderson Portland Press Herald

    8 March International conference focuses on language documentation, conservation by Karen Mackenzie University of Hawai’i

    8 March Jailed in Mexico: Thousands of Indigenous Behind Bars Due to Language Barriers by Rick Kearns Indian Country

    7 March Youngs looking forward to learning Mi’kmaq language by Frank Gale The Western Star

    7 March At UW-Milwaukee, students speak Milwaukee’s native language Media Release by University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Native American Times

    7 March #AMVCA2015: Fathia Balogun wins Best Indigenous Language, Yoruba... by the Editor Net

    6 March Annihilation of an oral language by Ananta Yusuf The Daily Star

    6 March Support, don’t shush multilingual kids by Julia Gavin UMASS Lowell

    6 March Aboriginal mom fights officialdom over spelling of daughter’s name: SahaiɁa by The Canadian Press

    5 March What legacy do you want to leave your children? by Dr Woolombi Waters The Stringer

    5 March Chamorro language and Festpac by Monica Okada Guzman

    5 March Minnesota professor's work preserves American Indian language, culture by Kent McDill

    5 March Sokoagon Chippewa Chairman Gives State of the Tribes Address by Natalie Jablonski WXPR

    4 March Using Smart Technology to Preserve Aboriginal Languages by Judy Heflin The Journal of Communication and Education

    3 March Irish author's quest to revive native language launches cultural week in Lowell by Brendan Lewis

    3 March Fluent Osage Speakers are a Priority for Osage Nation by Geneva Horsechief-Hamilton Indian Country Today Media Network

    3 March Treaty by Yothu Yindi – a Trojan Horse in the Culture Wars by Jack Kerr The Guardian

    3 March ZZK Records Remixes Luzmila Carpio's Music of the Indigenous by Eddie Cota Huffington Post

    3 March 500 Australian English words added to Oxford Dictionaries by Bryce Lowry Australian

    3 March Challenges and solutions to keeping the Lakota language alive by Christina Rose Indian Country Today Media Network

    3 March On the brink of extinction, an Indigenous language gets its first dictionary by Allison Meier Hyperallergic

    3 March Ford Foundation gives $190K to University of Hawaii language programs by Loren Eleni Gill Pacific Business News

    3 March Native American languages still not offered at UM by Erin Loranger Montana Kaimin

    2 March Why Do We Fight so Hard to Preserve Endangered Languages? by James Harbeck The Week

    2 March Most Native Tongues of the West are all but lost by Jeremy Miller High Country News

    2 March We Need a Siswati Revolution by Thembeka Dlamini Swazi Observer

    1 March More Language Support Programs to be launched for Multicultural Families by Claire Lee The Korea Herald

    1 March Funding for App to Support Language Revitalisation Daily Liberal

    1 March Far From Extinct, Indigenous Languages Thriving in Public Schools in Dubbo by Julie Power Sydney Morning Herald

  • February 2015

    28 February Sumi, Most Spoken Indigenous Language in Nagaland The Morung Express

    28 February Upholding Dignity of Mother Languages The Financial Express

    28 February Speak Thine Own Tongue, Urges ESL The Hindu

    28 February Sacrifice for Recognition of Bangla Language by Nazir Ahmed The Financial Express

    28 February Studying Languages: Shout Louder The Economist

    27 February Keeping Bengali Alive in a New Home by Soraya Anna Auer NY City Lens

    27 February Ghana Joins the World to Celebrate International Mother Language Day SPYGhana

    27 February Karelian News Service Begins at Yle Yle Uutiset

    27 February Endangered Indigenous Songlines Preserved with Digital Storytelling Tools by Rachael Kohn ABC RN

    26 February CCRI First in State to Stage ‘The Language Archive’ Warwick Beacon

    26 February Series Highlights Menominee Language by Jessica Zemlicka Advance-Titan

    26 February Colonial versus mother tongues Swazi Observer

    26 February CCRI Players Present THE LANGUAGE ARCHIVE, Now thru 3/1

    26 February Mt Coolum Community park to have new name My Sunshine Coast

    26 February Haida Gwaii: Telling an indigenous people's success story by Samantha Kimmey Point Reyes Light

    26 February Australians Shake Up Internet With Indigenous #MotherLanguage Tweets Global Voices

    26 February Indigenous Languages Need More Attention by Serah Aupong EMTV

    26 February International Mother Language Day Celebrated in Chandigarh Sikh24

    26 February Still room to improve aboriginal graduation rates, says district Nanaimo News Bulletin

    25 February Tyrone designate section of Healy Park for Irish speakers Irish Times

    25 February Kenyan Scholars Encourage Native Languages to Promote Cohesion Coast Week

    25 February Apache Tribe continues encampment at Oak Flat Eastern Arizona Courier

    25 February Column: Celebrate Native Americans by Talyna Morrison The Shorthorn

    25 February Respect and nurture all our eleven languages News24

    25 February Microsoft Translator to become language time-capsule by Brian Fagioli IT ProPortal

    25 February Language, Identity & Power - What Future for Mnorty Languages in Europe? UNPO

    25 February Evolution of the Shoshone language by Lisa Dayley Smith Idaho State Journal

    25 February NASC bemoans damage to lingusitic diversity of adivasis The Hindu

    25 February Boxer Amir Khan backs multilingual poetry competition in schools by Jon Robinson Lancashire Telegraph

    25 February Germany-born Deena wows with Luganda hit by Andrew Kaggwa Observer

    24 February Tonya Gonnella Frichner, Advocate for Indigenous Peoples, Dies at 67 by Sam Roberts New York Times

    24 February Indigenous school division proposed for Winnipeg by Ashley Prest Winnipeg Free Press

    24 February Indigenous Tweets Highlight International Mother Language Day in Australia Global Voices

    24 February Guatemalan rappers promote Mayan language, stories to youth by Sonia Perez D. The Day

    24 February Language Of The Land by Debarshi Dasgupta Outlook India

    24 February Bengali Community to Launch Statewide Agitation for Second Language Status The Avenue Mail

    24 February Microsoft Translator Now Supports Yucatec Maya and Queretaro Otomi Languages by Brian Fagioli Beta News  

    23 February Hunt prison inmates learn sign language in first of its kind program, help hearing imparied inmates by Ben Wallace The Advocate

    23 February Our Languages, Our Heritage, Our Culture by Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey Pravda

    23 February Zimbabwe: Language as an Expression of Freedom, Culture by Elliot Ziwira All Africa

    23 February Group Pushing for Indigenous School Division in Winnipeg CBC News

    23 February The Blessing of Heritage Languages by Colleen M Fitzgerald Huffington Post

    23 February Mother Tongue Provides Basis for Learning Another Language Yugabda

    23 February Tribal communities resolve to safeguard indigenous cultures despite odds The Hindu

    23 February Amir Khan encourages kids to enter multilingual poetry competition The Bolton News

    23 February KP government urged to set up regional language authority Business Recorder

    22 February Promote indigenous languages The Daily Star

    22 February Guatemalan Rappers Promote Mayan Language, Stories to Youth by Sonia Perez Concord Monitor

    22 February Mother Language Day: Linguistic and cultural plurality celebrated Express Tribune

    22 February Language barrier Ghana Web

    22 February UN observes Mother Language Day Prothom Alo

    22 February Haiti - Education : 16th Annual International Mother Language Day Haiti Libre

    22 February Tripura CM demands recognition of Kokborok language The Hans India

    22 February Authority for promotion of regional langauges sought

    21 February Inclusive Education through and with Language - Language Matters by Irina Bokova Language Magazine

    21 February Odisha: Sikshasandhan organising Tribal Art and Literature Festival on 21st, 22nd February 2015

    21 February Ekushey in Tripura

    21 February 64% of Languages Spoken in the Americas Could Become Extinct TeleSur

    21 February Canberrans demonstrate pride in their mother-tongue languages by Georgina Connery Canberra Times

    21 February International Mother Language Day declared in Edmonton by Claire Theobald Edmonton Sun'

    21 February On Mother Language Day, UN spotlights role of native tongue in education UN News Centre

    21 February Language Day E-Pao

    21 February No Books in Indigenous Tongues The Daily Star

    21 February Uphold the spirit of the language movement Dhaka Tribune

    21 February Kenyan scholars encourage native languages to promote cohesion

    21 February Espousing language mom taught us by Harish Barthwal Deccan Herald

    21 February At Victoria festival, poet's words used in fight against racism by Adrian Chamberlain Times Colonist

    21 February Global Village will broadcast in Irish sign langauge tonight by Aoife Breen Newstalk

    21 February Lahore Literary Festival Day 1: Sessions on Punjabi langauge calls for people's narrative of history by Faizan Warraich Daily Times

    20 February Mind my language by Nita Sathyendran The Hindu

    20 February Aboriginal people driven from their land by Emma Murphy Green Left Weekly

    20 February Hawaii immersion students can take assessments tests in Hawaiian language by Roger Mari KITV

    20 February Tapei School Offers Foreign Languages On The Go by Wesley Holzer China Post

    20 February Namibia: Mother Tongues’ Days Are Numbered by Ndumba J Kamwanyah All Africa

    20 February Latvian and Belarus MFA open an event dedicated to the International Native Language Day in Minsk Balktic Course

    20 February Bangladeshi community to observe International Mother Language Day on Saturday by Junhan B. Todiño Marianas Variety

    20 February Nwaozor: The significance of mother tongue Fred Nwaozor Guardian News

    20 February Tongue & chic by Neha Jha Deccan Chronicle

    19 February UJ expert on indigenous languages going extinct University of Johannesburg

    19 February What It's Like to Raise Your Children Speaking Esperanto by Alice Robb New Republic

    19 February Holding on to the mother tongue by M. J. Warsi The Hindu

    19 February QUIZ: Can You Speak the Endangered Caribbean Language of Garifuna? by Eddie Small DNAinfo

    19 February Should Pidgin English Be Taught In Our Schools? by Kuni Tyessi Leadership

    19 February Practice your Chamorro language skills on March 1 by Lacee A.C. Martinez

    19 February Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre producing a Gwich'in 'Midsummer Night's Dream' by Gary Black

    18 February Black History Month, Indian-Style: Natives and Black Folks in This Together Since 1492 by Gyasi Ross Indian Country Today Media Network

    18 February Visiting the Indigenous Ecuadorian Highlands by Sarah Lozanova Triple Pundit

    18 February Siletz Trive Rebuts 'Economist' Story Based on Flawed Study by Chairman Delores Pigsley Indian Country Today Media Network

    18 February The Human Right to Speak Whatever Language You Want is Worth Celebrating by Mary Linn

    18 February Mother Language Day held E-Pao

    18 February Knowledge of Karachay-Balkar language to be tested in Karachayevsk and Cherkessk Vestnik Kavkaza

    18 February Yakarray! (Wow) – Yolngu Now Has an Online Dictionary TeleSur

    18 February Call for WAYK Summer 2015 Interns Where Are Your Keys

    18 February Another Major Blow to Urdu as Noted Hyderabad School Scraps Language by Syed Mohammed The Times of India

    18 February Student’s Language Research Reaps Rewards Scoop Independent News

    17 February UNPO Submits Report on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples with Respect to their Cultural Heritage UNPO

    17 February Zimbabwe: Zim Literature’s Finest by Stanley Mushava All Africa

    17 February Northwestern Reserves Funds for Indigenous Research Centre by Mariana Alfaro The Daily Northwestern

    17 February Indigenous Languages Speaks Volumes at Royal B.C. Museum Victoria News

    16 February MYC Gallery Explores What Happens When Mother Tongues Go Extinct by Christine Lin Epoch Times

    16 February Creating the Navajo Classroom by Matthew Disler Harvard Political Review

    16 February Full Snow Moon Gathering in Turners Falls to highlight Nipmuc tribe by Corl Urban Mass Live

    16 February Legal language lost in translation for indigenous communities by Felicity Nelson Lawyers Weekly

    16 Februray Aussie educator's quest to document an African langauge SBS

    16 February Have we lost the sense of loss? by Adfar Shah Rising Kashmir

    16 February African Language Revived through Children's Textbooks by Gareth Boreham SBS

    15 February ND, SD tribal leaders plan monument to honor code talkers Yankton Daily

    15 February Omaha Tribe members trying to revitalize an 'endangered language' by Chris Peters

    15 February In the name of Punjabiyyat by Mahmood Awan TheNews on Sunday

    14 February The Recovering Voices Call for 2015 Community Research Grant Applications is Now Open by Lillia McEnaney Museum Anthropology 

    14 February Language issue in education Express Tribune

    13 Februrary House Passes Arctic Policy Bill by Alexandra Gutierrez Alaska Public Media

    13 February 31 Ways To Say I Love You Around The World by Max Holloway MoveHub

    13 February Máximo Damián: Folklore legend passes away by Agnes Rivera Peru This Week

    13 February 'Disseminate human rights messages in indigenous languages' by Phillip Chidavaenzi NewsDay

    13 February Kids Learn Culture and Language at Surrey's Only Indigenous Preschool by Katie Hyslop The Tyee

    12 February Native tongue by Kent Irwin

    12 February 30 different languages taxing for diverse East Moline schools by Shane Simmons WQAD 8

    12 February Students sound off on the cultural significant of languages by Lauren Owings State News

    12 February Languages Are Going Extinct Even Faster Than Species by Katie Wudel Good Magazine

    12 February Indigenous cultural exchange set for Taipei int'l book expo by Amy Chyan China Post

    11 February Linguistic minorities launch European roadmap for diversity

    11 February First TV show in tribal language Santhali to go on air by year end IBN Live

    11 February NOVAGOLD & Donlin Gold Collaborate to Feature a Way of Life in Alaska on Film MarketWatch

    11 February Bill would boost Native-language immersion schools by Ed Shenfeld KTOO

    11 February Land council chief Joe Morrison attacks CLP in press clup speech ABC News

    11 February Arctic Indigenous Peoples Working to Promote the Vitality of Their Languages Arctic Journal

    11 February New MPs beware: neoliberalism is an Indigenous health hazard by Marcus Waters The Conversation

    10 February A language made for poets: Lydia Whirlwind Soldier honored for helping to keep Lakota language strong by Lance Nixon Capital Journal

    10 February CCRI Players to Present THE LANGUAGE ARCHIVE, 2/26-3/1

    10 February Poor English a cause of high failure in Namibian schools by Professor Joseph Diescho New Era

    10 February 'Language diversity has been better preserverved' The Hindu

    9 February Students Should Retain Their Bilingual Heritage For Its Economic Value by Rebecca Callahan Know

    9 February Oklahoma City-based nonprofit helps to mold education in Northern Ghana by Paighten Harkins News OK

    9 February A 11-Indian language keypad by Anand Parthasarathy Deccan Chronicle

    9 February Shifting Tongues by Kaipo Matsumoto Harvard Political Review

    9 February As UK Lackeys Or US Lackeys Australians Have Invaded 85 Countries (British 193, French 80, US 70) by Dr Gideon Polya

    8 February Aboriginal agreement with school district in the works by Katherine Mortimer Vernon Morning Star

    8 February Kambar to meet President to push for primary education in mother tongue by Nagesh Prabhu The Hindu

    8 February Duncan library explores Cherokee language by Rachel Snyder Duncan Banner

    7 February BU Native language instructor honoured Westman Journal

    7 February Unreserved: Moose hides, traditional medicines and langauge by Rosanna Deerchild CBC News

    7 February Native American student from Grand Forks to attend Harvard medical school, wants to return to help Native youth by Jennifer Johnson INFORUM

    7 February Making Artificial Ethnolinguistic Nation: Boshnjak Identity And Bosnian Language InSerbia

    7 February Tribal Tourism potential in Odisha by Sanjay Kumar Bissoyi

    6 February Deaf communities in Pacific face challenge to preserve Indigenous languages in sign form by Kerry Worthington ABC News

    6 February The One Issue Chief Bellegarde Wants To Fix Right Now by Craig and Marc Kielburger Huffington Post

    6 February First Nations Development Institute Accepting Proposals Net News Ledger

    6 February Ban English, says Jnanpith winner, hits out at Naipaul and Rushdie by Vaibhav Purandare Times of India

    6 February Writing gave me a method to not go insane by Nandini Nair Business Line

    5 February Freeman Dyson on Human Biological and Cultural Diversity by Steve Sailer

    5 February Cymdeithas yr laith prisoner was 'threatened' for demanding Welsh paperwork by David Deans Wales Online

    5 February Bringing Aboriginal culture to the masses by Jodi Schellenberg Prince Albert Daily Herald

    5 February Story of Bungaree explored on the site that was once his by Jacqui Taffel Sydney Morning Herald

    5 February Dilemma for SA government as killer elected to head APY Lands by Michael Owen The Australian

    4 February Language barriers; the Somali community wants PPS to find a better way to teach its failing youth by Emily Greetn Street Roots News

    4 February Oldest Otoe-Missouria Tribal Member Celebrates 100 Birthday by Heather Payne Native American Times

    4 February Skwomesh language revitalized by First Nation youth through DIY immersion by Duncan McCue CBC News

    4 February Fair to debut English Aboriginal literature Taipei Times

    4 February Teaching tribal language and culture in the classroom by Rosanda Suetopka Navajo-Hopi Observer

    3 February Make Kannada medium of instruction in state schools, says literary meet by MB Maramkal Times of India

    3 February Taiwan Indigenous Activists Win Legal Battle Luxury Resort Developer by Glenn Smith IC Magazine

    3 February Irish language strategy Derry Journal

    3 Febraury An aboriginal look at nation's history, culture by Michael Lea The Whig

    3 February CPM begins centenary celebration of first tribal CM The Shillong Times

    2 February Plans Cree-to-English dictionary underway at the University of Alberta by Gareth Hampshire and Scott Lilwall CBC News

    2 February Kumaoni, Garhwali languages on univesrity 2014-15 syllabi Times of India

    2 February The Weekly Read: Simple ways to brush up on your 'cúpla focail' by Meadhbh Sinclair

    2 February Tibetans in China losing their language and culture by Jas Kirt UCLA International

    2 February Five Civilized Tribes Hold Quarterly Meeting GTR Newspapers

    2 February Catawba's 11th Lilly Center Colloquium Will Feature Daughter of Martyred Missionary by Valerie Shepard Stanly News & Press

    1 February Rap camp revives and reclaims dying culture CTV News

    1 February Tagore's Songs now in Kokborok Times of India

    1 February Gujjars write to Modi; demand 'Primitive Tribal Group' status Kashmir Life

  • January 2015

    31 January National chief points to need to work together by Craig and Mark Kielburger Clinton News Record

    31 January WATCH: Boxer Amir Khan throws his weight behind Mother Tongue multilingual poetry project by Todd Fitzgerald Manchester Everning News

    30 January Language Politics back in the Spotlight in Afghanistan Global Voices

    30 January Native American community sees Māori by Aroha Treacher Māori Television

    30 January "Decolonization is not an Aboriginal problem, it's a Canadian one" by Jonathan Cook The Link Newspaper

    30 January Mind Your Own Business, Bobby Jindal by Kevin Carson Counter Punch

    30 January Devyatovsky: Language preferences cannot be forced on people Belta

    30 January Students Should Retain Their Bilingual Heritage for Its Economic Value by Rebecca Callahan Huffington Post

    29 January Call to save indigenous language by Beinida Phillips IOL

    29 January English anthology of Taiwan indigenous literature to be launched by Christie Chen Focus Taiwan

    29 January Lukashenko: Belarusian language issue has been solved once and for all Belta

    29 January Missing Students Case Also Highlights Racism in Mexico by Emilio Godoy IPS News

    29 January Belarusian Government Angers Russian Nationalists by Siarhei Bohdan Belarus Digest

    29 January New exhibit features New York City accents and languages that are fading away by Tim Fleischer ABC 7

    29 January Harper tells AFN national chief no to new dollars for FN education or missng women's inquiry APTN

    28 January After decades of Russian dominance, Belarus begins to reclaim its language by Katerina Barushka The Guardian

    28 January Indigenous elder tells the stories of north Queensland by Kathleen Calderwood ABC

    28 January KK International Film Festival is back The Borneo Post

    28 January Sign-Language Interpreter for Mayor de Blasio Is a Web Hit by Michael M. Grynbaum New York Times

    28 January "10% of all civil servants should be proficient in the Irish language"

    28 January Loss of CKLB would be tragedy - Dennis Bevington by Ollie Wiliams My Yellowknife Now

    28 January Radio ministry in native languages brings many to Christ by Bill Bumpas OneNewsNow

    28 January Indigenous Leaders Call for Driving Test in Their Own Language by Araceli Martínez Ortega New America Media

    28 Januay LISTEN: There's No Such Thing as a Brooklyn Accent, Exhibit Says by Lisha Arino DNAinfo

    28 January New Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation leaders take office Woodland Record

    28 January Weber: As mentor, Pa-Modou Kah could help Manneh learn the language of success by Marc Weber The Province

    27 January What does the world lose when a language dies? by Jeffrey Brown PBS

    27 January Tuba City School District honors students for oustanding tribal language work by Rosanda Suetopka Navajo-Hopi Observer

    27 January Native Cultures and Languages are at the Heart of Proposed Bill by Chase Scheinbaum KCET

    27 January Ulitmate Vocabulary Creator eReflect Salutes Native Speaker's Endeavor To Preserve Dying Language Press Release Rocket

    27 January Speak The English Right Spy Ghana

    27 January Esperance Pastor celebrated for service to Indigenous community by Tara de Landgrafft ABC

    27 January 'South Africa needs to find a new way to talk about being gay' by Lwando Scott The Guardian

    26 January The language apocalypse is coming, and many tongues are already all but dead by Kristen Meinzer PRI

    26 January Express yourself in 11 Indian languages with Swalekh, a 'Make in India' keypad by Alok Soni Your Story

    26 January In Hawaii, reviving a language - and culture by Wiliam Ecenbarger

    26 January Linguist Claims 90% of Languages will be Extinct in 100 Years Due to Migration Day News

    26 January Joint EU-AU Summit: Migration & Remittance - AU's perspective by Myra Sivaloganathan MIROnline

    26 January Australia Day crowds gather in NSW; Indigenous people call for national treaty Yahoo! 7 News

    26 January Australian Stories Capture 10,000-Year-Old Climate History by Marissa Fessenden

    26 January Pangnirtung developers raise money to translate video game into Inuktitut CBC News

    26 January Let the World Speak! by Norman MacAfee Huffington Post

    26 January The 'Power' of Languages by Sadaf Aman New Indian Express

    25 January Tales of Ancient Sea Rise Told for 10,000 Years by John Upton Climate Central

    25 January Tech treats hundreds to free coding camp to prompt digital literacy by Tamsyn Burgmann 600 News

    25 January Young indigenous leaders: 5 under 30 to watch in 2015 by Chantelle Bellrichard CBC News

    25 January Who's Afraid of Indigenous Rap Title? by Yinka Olatunbosun This Day Live

    24 January Raverie to launch Swalekh Keypad for Android devices Business Standard

    24 January Latvian Language Center's Recommendations Discriminate Russian Speakers Sputnik News

    24 January Live Wire: TV Indians often spoke their own languages by Catherine Pritchard Fay Observer

    24 January On Education - the UNESCO Committee Session by Myra Sivaloganathan MIROnline

    24 January Endangered Languages: The Mother Tongue Revival Hammer

    23 January British Have Invaded 193 Countries: Make 26 January (Australia Da, Invasion Day) British Invasion Day by Dr Gideon Polya

    23 January Loss of aboriginal culture linked to diabetes rates, U of A study finds by Keith Gerein Edmonton Journal

    23 January ESEA and Native students: Strengthing sovereignty to support local success Native American Times

    23 January Good Health Is Part Of Native Culture - So Is Bad Scientific Blogging

    23 January Nativist Indian film targets outsiders in cosmopolitan Mumbai by Shilpa Jamkhandikar Reuters

    23 January Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation tribal leader dies by Conrad Swanson Lawrence Journal-World

    23 January Say what? Half the world's languages will vanish by the end of the century by Frank Carlson PBS

    23 January Those Who Say They Are Not Igbo by Uchechukwu Ikeanyibe The Nigerian Observer

    23 January Facebook Shamanism by Krystalline Kraus Rabble

    23 January Deadline looms for MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards entries for 2014

    23 January Hammer Museum hosting event for 'Language Matters' documentary airing on PBS by Richard Guzman The Sun

    23 January Giving breath to a dying history Marelise Van Der Merwe Daily Maverick

    23 January Mother Tongues: Endangered Languages in NYC and Beyond Endangered Language Alliance

    23 January Aboriginal diabetes epidemic linked to loss of mother tongue: Study Timmins Press

    22 January Exploring Endangered Languages in Hawaii by Greg Walsh Semester At Sea

    22 January Rediscovering a culture of health by Ross Neitz Medical Press

    22 January Parramatta Native Institution: Aboriginal children remembered 200 years later by Esther Han Illawarra Mercury

    22 January Native American Reservation Declares 'Jesus Christ Is Lord' With Public Billboard Inquisitr

    22 January Aboriginal Heritage Strengthens Australia's Tourism by James Ruggia Travel Pulse

    22 January Saltwater Freshwater Festival in Coffs Harbour on Monday Nambucca Guardian

    22 January Slam Poet Bob Holman Tracks Endangered Languges in New Film by Jeanne Carstensen KQED

    21 January Aboriginal word on stop signs in Kamloops stopped by B.C. legislation by Andrea Klassen The Globe and Mail

    21 January 3 Distinguished Linguists Examine Mysterious Origin of Native Americans by Tara Maclsaac The Epoch Times

    21 January Students of all ages learn Salish by Karen Peterson Valley Journal

    21 January Bringing eBooks to the Indian Vernacular reader by Nivetha Padmanaban Your Story

    21 January Yocha Dehe elects new chairman and council by Sarah Dowling Daily Democrat

    21 January Changes in Warm Springs education? by Beau Eastes The Bulletin

    21 January 2-day international media summit set in Cebu City Sun.Star

    21 January Gov't honours aboriginal educator Brandon Sun

    21 January CKLB received over $550K in funding since shutdown CBC News

    21 January Language revitalization program coming to Kitikmeot by Sarah Rogers Nunatsiaq Online

    21 January How will we speak in 100 years? 90% of languages will become extinct because of migration, linguist claims by Sarah Griffiths Daily Mail

    20 January Dakota Language Class Moody County Enterprise

    20 January Fossil Language Brahui Gets Recognition by Sonali Raj International Business Times

    20 January New Inuit language classes target Kitikmeot youth CBC News

    20 January Zulu drama to take on Isibaya by Bulelwa Dayimani DestinyConnect

    20 January For Indigenous voices in land use, a seat at the table isn't necessarily enough by Kate Evans Center for International Forestry Research

    20 January Remembering Martin Lurther King, Jr: Social Justic is Linguistic Justicby Colleen M Fitzgerald Huffington Post

    20 January 'Issues of language missing from development debates' by N. Dinesh Nayak The Hindu

    20 January Mother languages to be part of curriculum: Dr Malik Baloch Business Recorder

    20 January Are lost languages coming back? by Jenny Scott BBC News

    19 January Indigenous and political leaders to gather, talk about language by Lisa Gregoire Nunatsiaq Online

    19 January Struggling LCO language immersion school merges with LCO tribal school by Ramona Marozas Northlands News Centre

    19 January Brahui language one of world's ancient languages: scholars Daily Times

    19 January Compulsory indigenous language plan delayed by Lauren Anthony IOL

    18 January Native Washo language the focus of spring class Nevada Appeal

    18 January Treaty Days built foundation for Tulalips' cultural revitalization by Andrew Gobin and Eric Stevick Herald Net

    18 January English Should Be Reinforced As Number One Language by Nemani Delaibatiki Fiji Sun

    17 January Taste of Summer: It's eel season for the Gunditjmara people in south-west Victoria by Miki Perkins The Age

    17 January Times Six: Finding a Language for Borders, Theft, and History by Kiese Laymon and Chanda Hsu Prescod-Weinstein Gawker

    17 January Endangered languages under spotlight at HLF 2015 The Hans India

    17 January Return of Miami Tribe of Okla. generates excitement by Kevin Kilbane

    17 January 'Stop Calling Me or Anyone an Indigenous Rapper' - Reminisce Bella Naija

    17 January Reminisce, Phyno, and Olamide Set to Drop New Song Titled Local Rappers Nigerian Bulletin

    16 January Inter-Tribal Council Sees Record Attendance for Quarterly Meeting Indian Country Today Media Network

    16 January Party Time! Remote Tribe Gets Bible in Their Language by Stan Jeter CBN News

    16 January Immigration News 2015: Immigrant Detention Center in Dilley, Texas Reveals Language Barriers, High Costs by Michael Oleaga Latin Post

    16 January Losing language, losing culture by M Maroof Shah Kashmir Reader

    16 January How Technology Is Helping Modern Language Revitalization Efforts, Part 3 by Trey Saddler Indian Country Today Media Network

    15 January Safe Havens presents safety recommendations by Ruth Eddy KRBD

    15 January Hawaiian Language Teacher Training Gets $25K Award Indian Country Today Media Network

    15 January Miami Tribe of Okla. to open cultural resources office in Fort Wayne by Kevin Kilbane

    14 January The Wire Summer: Indigenous Languages by Lawrence Bull The Wire

    14 January Documentary explores life in aboriginal residential schools by Imogen Whale BC Local News

    14 January Pashto and Dari popular with Indian students at JNU Zee News

    14 January Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words by Katie Moritz Juneau Empire

    14 January New First Nations program may save school by Jennifer Thuncher Squamish Chief

    14 January Start of native language classes ups enrolment by Krishna Prasada Gautam

    14 January Goans eagerly await canonization of Blessed Joseph Vaz

    14 January IISR holds debate contest to promote Urdu language by Rashid Hassan Arab News

    13 January Ancient Aboriginal stories preserve history of a rise in sea level by Nick Reid and Patrick Nunn The Conversation

    13 January Tribal military recruitment deceptive, says Kalumaran

    12 January Han cadres required to learn Tibetan language Global Times

    12 January India's Gonds struggle to preserve their mother tongue by Shawn Sebastian

    12 January Experts work to save Mexican Indians' rich cultural heritage Fox News Latino

    12 January How Technology Is Helping Revitalization Efforts, Part 2 by Trey Saddler Indian Country Today Media Network

    10 January Aboriginal Education and Rights Leader Marie Smallface Marule Walks On Indian Country Today Media Network

    10 January Ames native Woeste to translate Bibles in Papua New Guinea by Julie Ferrell Ames Tribune

    10 January PICL held poetry and naath competition at Drosh by G. H. Farooqui Ground Report

    9 January WARU!! Fire in Australian Aboriginal art by Bob Gosford Crikey

    9 January Under-served languages get a boost with Openwords by Marc Bogonovich Open Source

    9 January Higher education aid means hope and opportunity for Cherokees by Bill John Baker Native American Times

    9 January Suriname's indigenous people facing risks Fox News Latino

    9 January Kids do better when taught in their mother tongue by Sidwell Tshingilane Sowetan Live

    9 January Language and Identity in Education by Timothy Vizthum Daily Nexus

    9 January a memorandum submitted to Dr KK Paul, the Governor of Manipur On State sponsored linguistic racism in Manipur The Sangai Express

    8 January How Technology Is Helping Modern Language Revitalization Efforts by Trey Saddler Indian Country Today Media Network

    8 January Tarao festival on Feb 21 The Sangai Express

    8 January 'Give patronage to tribal languages' The Sangai Express

    8 January Smallface Marule leaves a legacy for Aboriginal rights by Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald

    7 January Fredericksburg Academy student seeking votes in national essay contest by Jeff Branscome

    6 January Book Review: Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States sets the record straight by Kathy de Cano Cherokee One Feather

    6 January Oram, Signhdeo addresses rally in Hindi Business Standard

    5 January Bringing the world to Oregon State University by Alex Cameron Daily Barometer

    5 January International media summit in Cebu in January Sun.Star

    5 January Losing our identity to globalisation by Chima Nestor The Sun

    5 January Reminisce bags new deal as Orijin ambassador by 'Dayo Showemimo NET

    5 January Meet Marie, the Last Remaining Person on Earth Fluent in Wukchumni by Isis Madrid Good Magazine

    5 January Language Revitalization in Oklahoma and Texas: 2014 Year in Review Global Voices

    4 January Problem in Sri Lanka is not a minority issue! Lankaweb

    4 January Somalia: A Tale of Two Somali Language Speakers by Liban Ahmad Razanreeb

    3 January Young members of Louisiana's Houma Nation try to reclaim tribe's lost language by Marc Guarino Washington Post

    3 January Language extinction threat haunts speakers The Sentinel

    3 January New Version of the Bible in isiZulu Language Prensa Latina

    2 January What the World Will Speak in 2115 by John H. McWhorter Wall Street Journal

    2 January Navajo President Rejects Language Fluency Bill ABC News

    2 January Words captured in Umatilla Dictionary by Kathy Aney Daily Astorian

    2 January Language extinction threat haunts speakers The Sentinel

    2 January KCR Makes Fun of Andhra Language

    2 January Rising Voices: The Year 2014 in Review Global Voices

    2 January Nunavut tech org gets federal grant to expand iPad language app Nunatsiaq Online

  • December 2014

    31 December SCC instructor named Regan Residency Grant recipient Smoky Mountain News

    31 December Native North America, Vol. 1 Common Ground

    31 December Juneau's biggest stories of 2014 by Casey Kelly KTOO

    30 December Documentary explores saving Jejueo language by Noelle Fujii Ka Leo

    30 December Pustaka Offers Indian Vernacular Books Online

    30 December Did You Miss Any Great Language Writing This Year? by Gretchen McCulloch Slate

    30 December Minister Aglukkaq Announces Support for an Aboriginal Language Application Market Wired

    30 December Santal Mahasangha demands Santali as 2nd official language of Odisha I am in

    29 December PV Mayor honors Navajo Code Talker, highlights proposed museum by Yihyun Jeong and Jesse A. Millard Az Central

    29 December Celebrating the harvest, preserving culture at Mohawk immersion school by Sarah Harris North Country Public Radio

    28 December Speaking in (Native) Tongues - The Revival of Forgotten British Languages Sputnik UK

    28 December Capitalism, colonialism and nationalism are language killers by Ross Perlin Aljazeera America

    28 December Language Fees E-Pao

    27 December White Mountain Apaches attend National Indian Education Conference WMI Central

    27 December Aboriginal question the most important moral issue in Canada by Irvin Studin The Star

    27 December Navajo Nation Council once again amends Navajo language fluency requirement for tribal presidency by Noel Lyn Smith Daily Times

    27 December Agenda: Scottish Studies deserves more than a gesture of tokenism by Barclay McBain Herald Scotland

    27 December Scheme to promote tribal sports talent in the offing by B. S. Satish Kumar The Hindu

    26 December The Choice Of One by Kobina Antobam Ghana Web

    26 December Indigenous Youth Help USFWS Restore Fish Passage on Cochiti Pueblo by Melanie Dabovich Indian Country Today Media Network

    26 December 10 years since Tsunami: Tribes survived disaster, but their languages are doomed by Sandip Roy Firstpost

    26 December The death of native languages by Bahram Sayad Daily Times

    25 December National unity through inter-tribal marriages by Agwu Enekwachi The Sun

    25 December Don advocates use of indigenous languages in schools by Olayinka Olukoya-Abeokuta Nigerian Tribune

    24 December Explorer found Barolin country News Mail

    23 December WCU faculty assist with Cherokee language documentary The Sylva Herald

    23 December Reindeer herders, an app and the fight to save a language by Holly Young The Guardian

    23 December Teach yourself ... five phrases in an endangered language by Holly Young The Guardian

    23 December Language Preservation Efforts and a Birch Bark Canoe Build at UMass Amherst Indian Country Today Media Network

    23 December With New Driver License Law, Indigenous Groups May Be Left Behind by Diana Aguilera Valley Public Radio

    22 December IDC Cultural Centre in project to support Arecuna language Stabroke News

    22 December This village school in Haiti helped propel a national movement to teach kids in Creole by Amy Bracken PRI

    22 December Mapping The Most Influential Languages On Earth Fast Company

    22 December Philanthropy award honors Salinas shippers by Mike Hornick The Packer

    22 December Whose mother tongue will you use? by Sorhaila Latip-Yusoph Sunstar

    21 December Juneau workshops perpetuate Tlingit language by Mary Catherine Matin Enquirer Herald

    20 December They think indigenous rap is disgusting, but Im getting richer off it - Reminisce Nigerian Tribune

    20 December Saving Tarao tribe from extinction E-Pao

    19 December Help an Anchorage Man Address Shortage of Ahtna Language Children's Books Indian Country Today Media Network

    19 December Navajo Version of 'Finding Nemo' Aims to Promote Native Language by Dan Frosch Wall Street Journal

    19 December 'Tarao Tribe should be given Minority status' E-Pao

    19 December Lakota Nation Education Conference focuses on Native challenges Rapid City Council

    19 December With language on brink of extinction, Oneida hope mobile app will boost interest by Ryan Delaney North Country Public Radio

    18 December Penn adds Native American studies minor by Sarah Welsh Penn Current

    18 December LCO tribe fights to save language immersion school, facing deficit by Ramona Marozas Northlands News Centre

    17 December Anchorage man hopes to revitalize Ahtna language with new children's book by Heather Hintze KTVA Alaska

    17 December A Traditional Native Practice, Given Modern Form by Erin Joyce Hyperallergic

    17 December Natives, Irish Find Common Ground Through History of Being Colonized, Oppressed by Christine Graef Mint Press News

    17 December 2014 will be remembered as a year full of hostility and attacks against our People by Dr. Woolombi Waters The Stringer

    17 December Media With an Endangered Language Message by Alissa Stern Huffington Post

    17 December These Charts Show Which Languages Have The Most Global Influence by Drake Baer Business Insider

    16 December Not a Full Picture: Evaluating Tribal College Success Using Mainstream Measures by Marybeth Gasman Huffington Post

    16 December Ngarrindjeri language learned in Victor Harbor Victor Harbor Times

    16 December Navajo hearing officer who ruled in language-fluency case fired for lacking state bar license by Felicia Fonseca Daily Journal

    16 December Indigenous origin to city name, not Welsh by David Livitsanis The Courier

    16 December WCU faculty assist with award-winning Cherokee language documentary by Scott Cherokee One Feather

    15 December Serbia: we all speak Bulgarian; the Balkans have one common native language Focus News Agency

    15 December Supporting Michif Language-Learning Tools for Children by Geordy McCaffrey Yahoo Finance

    15 December Cllr Sian Gwenllian quits housing association board in Welsh Language row by Hywel Trewyn Daily Post

    14 December Hindi is still a thorn in Tamil Nadu's flesh by Sruthisagar Yamunan The Hindu

    14 December Victorian Aboriginal leaders promote better local understanding of culture, history by Karen Percy ABC News

    12 December Professor speaks at dinner recognizing veterans Missouri State News

    12 December Archie Roach returns to old stomping ground for Northcote Social Club gig by Julia Irwin Herald Sun

    12 December Reservation of land only worked against tribals by R. N. Bhaskar DNA Idna

    12 December Chinese Court Frees Uyghur Linguist Following Appeal Radio Free Asia

    12 December Nzimande and the Afrikaners by Dave Steward Politicsweb

    12 December Preservation of Manx Gaelic 'astonishing' by Dave Kneale IOM Today

    12 December Bid to stop evidence lost in translation by Tania Broughton and Nokuthula Ntuli IOL News

    12 December Parents and students rallied to keep this indigenous language school open by Deepa Fernandes PRI

    12 December State Hluttaw Confirm Mon Language Can Be Used on Government Signs Burma News International

    12 December Sámi artists compete in Europe by Sarah Bostock and Michael Sandelson The Foreigner

    11 December Google Translate Adds 10 More Languages, Including Burmese by Catherine Shu TechCrunch

    11 December Google adds Irish to list of Gmail options by Wilson Dizard Aljazeera America

    11 December FSU honors Seminole legend Louise Gopher by Dough Blackburn Tallahassee Democrat

    11 December Language equality 'impractical' by Ernest Mabuza Business Day Live

    11 December Phillips Wicoie Nandagikendan Dakota and Ojbwe Language and Culture Immersion Program by Laura Waterman Wittstock The Alley Newspaper

    10 December Looking for a Cause? Help a Yakama Elder Save Her Language India Country Today Media Network

    10 December Muskogee Native Americans Embrace Honor, Sacrifice, Warrior Traditions by David Vergun Indian Country Today Media Network

    10 December Erdogan's 'New Turkey' aspires teaching 'Old Turkish' by Pinar Tremblay Al-Monitor

    10 December Spotlight: Teaching Cree at Ecole Providence by Tom Henihan South Peace News

    10 December Make Guanaian Languages Compulsory in Schools - Prof Bosua Ghana Web

    10 December 152 local languages may die soon by Medinate Kanabe The Nation

    10 December Court dismisses lawsuit over Colville tribal settlement money Spokesman-Review

    9 December 'Language key to identity, harmony among Odisha tribals' Odisha Sun Times

    9 December Mesa Community College Leads in Foreign Language Classes Day News

    9 December Native youth education in state of emergency by Susan Frey EdSource

    9 December Making the internet talk local by Nandagopal Rajan Financial Express

    9 December Reinvigorating the Yekuana Indigenous Language Through Digital Media by Fernando Carias Rising Voices

    9 December Early exposure to English is damaging the standard of Irish among Gaeltacht young by Conchúr Ó Giollagáin The Irish Times

    8 December Bills to support tribal and sign languages by Viju B Times of India

    8 December Why Not Send Development Aid to the Western Sahara? by Michael Rubin Commentary

    8 December Watch: Frozen's Let It Go lyrics sung in Welsh The Telegraph

    8 December 'Hindi, local languages have a bright future in changing India' Times of India

    8 December Defending the 'gavaar and unsophisticated' languages by Minerwa Tahir Express Tribune

    8 December Manx language experts to star in new documentary Energy FM

    7 December Botswana: MPs Differ On Multilingual News Broadcasting Motion by Mmoniemang Motsamai All Africa

    7 December The Most Popular Language In Every State Other Than English And Spanish by Ben Blatt Business Insider

    7 December Comment: Language is a strong symbol of cultural identity by Ewa Czaykowska-Higgins Times Colonist

    6 December Gaelcholaistí top feeder schools list by Deborah Coleman

    5 December Adivasis don't enjoy political right The Daily Star

    5 December Drilling beyond 7,000 feet in Sarstoon-Temash by Adele Ramos Amandala

    5 December Manx Gaelic 'warriors' praised for language revival BBC

    5 December Forgotten Native American musicians: 'We could have been the next Nirvana' by Dorian Lynskey The Guardian

    5 December Namibia: Indigenous Language Initiative Launched by Fifi Rhodes All Africa

    5 December Hyd Lit Fest to be held at HPS The Hindu

    5 December Online TV station on Island to film Manx language documentary Energy FM

    5 December 'Irish Language Act is an act for everyone' Bradley by Paul Malone Newry Times

    5 December Room 220: Speaking in Tongues by José Torres-Tama Nola Defender

    4 December Our Culture, Our Standards, Our Rules: A Defence of Traditionalism by Damian Webster and Emmy Scott Indian Country Today Media Network

    4 December UW hosts second International Ladino Day by Alexa Teodoro The Daily

    4 December The bridge-building Nationals MP trying to save his party by Alex Mitchell Crikey

    4 December Michigan teacher works to preserve indigenous language by April Van Buren WKAR

    4 December 'Finding Nemo' is next movie to be dubbed in Navajo by Bill Donovan Navajo Times

    4 December NDA Govt. says it is committed to the protection of endangered languages Business Standard

    4 December Nigeria: 'Anilingo Product Series Will Promote, Preserve Nigerian Languages' by Joseph Wantu and Emeka Nwachukwu All Africa

    3 December 'Why can't we speak Irish?' by Pól Ó Muirí The Irish Times

    3 December Rainbow's Gr. 8 Aboriginal students surpass peers by Heidi Ulrichsen Northern Life

    3 December How Australia's newest technology can be used to save its oldest languages by Broede Carmody StartupSmart

    3 December Dickson encourages 'Ijaw BeBe Tolumo' in schools by Austin Ebipade-Yenagoa Nigerian Tribune

    3 December Gaelgeorí groups demand respect for Irish language Irish News

    3 December Dictionaries on tribal lingo to be brought out by year-end Times of India

    3 December Tribal Nations Conference Will Emphasize Outreach to Native Youth by Vincent Schilling Indian Country Today Media Network

    2 December Saving Indigenous Languages of Okinawa by Bernadine Racoma Day News

    2 December Morongo Elder Wins Heard Award for Language and Culture Preservation Indian Country Today Media Network

    2 December Revival of native tongue among Protestants speaks volumes by Dr. Ian Malcolm Belfast Telegraph

    1 December Words to live by by Tijana Martin Lethbridge Herald

  • November 2014

    30 November Coming soon, lexicons in two tribal languages by Shankar Bennur The Hindu

    30 November Learning language of equal rights The Sunday Independent

    30 November Saginaw Chippewa tribe preserving ancient language by Kathleen Lavey Washington Times

    29 November Status of language Dawn

    29 November Will These Kids Make it to School Next Year?

    29 November In Japan's Okinawa, saving indigenous languages is about more than words by Anna Fifield Washington Post

    28 November Native Alaska Takes a Seat at the Table - and Plans to Stay There by Stephanie Woodard Indian Country Today Media Network

    28 November Animation as a way to tackle Indigenous language crisis by Corey Hague ABC Central Victoria

    28 November Aboriginal communities 'step up' to stop the loss of traditional language culture ABC Radio National

    28 November Indigenous language program a success by Rick Morton The Australian

    28 November Distinctions for inaugural Wiradjuri graduates ABC News

    28 November Students graduate from first Aboriginal Language TAFE course at Dubbo by Avani Dias ABC News

    28 November Harvard allows tests in Hawaiin by Richard Ewart ABC Radio Australia

    28 November Artists bring the opera to one of Mexico's most dangerous states by Tania Miranda Fusion

    27 November Venezuela's Indigenous Mapoyo Language Added to UNESCO Heritage List Venezuela Analysis

    27 November Aileymill teacher made national language ambassador Greenock Telegraph

    27 November First Nations Work to Save Language by Aru Pande Voice of America News

    27 November Cultural Thursday: Alutiiq language and culture revitalization efforts from Southern Alaska Brainerd Dispatch

    27 November Magadan authorities help indigenous peoples Pravda.Ru

    27 November My Open Letter to Ewes Who Speak Ewe by Selorm Kwawukame Ghana Web

    26 November Want to Learn More About Natives This Thanksgiving? Try These 5 Apps Indian Country Today Media Network

    26 November 11.26.14: Spatchcocking 101, Saving A Dying Language, & Good Gig New Hampshire Public Radio

    26 November Scotland's first-ever comic book superhero set to launch in Scots language Scotland Now

    26 November 'Save Tarao trive from extinction' e-Pao

    26 November Award-winning O-Kai Singers tour Southeast Asia Want China Times

    26 November Technology to the Endangered Language Rescue? by Alissa Stern Huffington Post

    26 November Hawaiian Language Gains Legitimacy at Harvard by Emil Guillermo NBC News

    26 November First Nations languages are on the rise by Tim Collins Peninsula News Review

    26 November Lost Indigenous languages being revived by State Library of New South Wales by John Donegan ABC News

    26 November Colonialism Causes Diabetes, and Other Things I Learned at the Indigenous Health Conference by Andreas Krebs Huffington Post

    26 November Tribal colleges give poor return on more than $100 million a year in federal money by Sarah Burtrymowicz Hechinger Report

    26 November Paraguay to Hold First Fair of Native Languages Prensa Latina

    26 November Keeping African languages out of African schools? Beyond Niamey

    26 November Burning textbooks, beating children Beyond Niamey

    25 November Tarao tribe E-Pao

    25 November Reel Injun Looks at 100 Years of Native Americans in Films by Matt Novak Gizmodo

    25 November For Americans Fighting to Reclaim Their Culture, Thanksgiving Means More Than Food by Colleen Fitzgerald Diverse

    25 November Entries open for MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards

    25 November Senate backs incarceration target, funding for Aboriginal interpreters service in WA by Bonnie Christian ABC News

    25 November DUP should disassociate themselves from Irish language attitude: Ó hEára Londonderry Sentinel

    25 November NHRC Takes Note of Tribal Students' Neglect New India Express

    24 November Homicide, Suicide, Violence, Abuse and Neglect on the Rez by Harold Monteau Indian Country Today Media Network

    24 November FG Urged To Make Indigenous Languages Compulsory In Schools The Nigerian Observer

    24 November Gamilaraay language app launched by Kerrin Thomas ABC News

    23 November Russian Nationalist Hysteria by Maxim Goryunov Moscow Times

    23 November Arabic must be the main language in UAE education, FNC hears by Ola Salem The National

    23 November Multi-tongued Meranaw by Sorhaila Latip-Yusoph Sun Star

    23 November Literary awards 'weave together' Aboriginal flair by Lii Wen Taipei Times

    22 November Dauenhauer end 2-year term as Writer Laureate by Amy Fletcher Kansas City Star

    22 November Community Connections: Thanksgiving Unedited Times-Standard

    22 November Concern over high drop-out rate among tribal children in Odisha Odisha Sun Times

    22 November Cherokee language: From Trial of Tears to texting in the native tongue by Juliana Keeping Aljazeera America

    22 November iTaukei in Parliament by Professor Wadan Narsey The Fiji Times Online

    22 November Calls for adopting native language as medium of instruction by Ijaz Kakakhel Daily Times

    22 November Use of local language can increase GDP, Smriti Irani says by Deeptiman Tiwary Times of India

    21 November First Nations language learners on the rise in B.C. by Sarah Petrescu Times Colonist

    21 November The 24 most endangered languages in Europe by Alice Vincent The Telegraph

    21 November Chippewa tribe's children preserving Anishinaabe language by Kathleen Lavey The Times Herald

    21 November Our indigenous languages fast disappearing by Umeh Bernard Nigerian Tribune’s Letter Section

    21 November Mt Druitt Indigenous Choir has great days ahead by Jade Whittmann St Mary’s-Mt Druitt Star

    21 November Should the president of the Navajo Nation speak Navajo? by Wyatt Orme High Country News

    21 November Zimbabwe: Tonga, Nambya Elevated to Exam Levels by Nyemudzai Kakore allAfrica

    21 November Winners of the 2014 Maskew Miller Longman Literature Awards Announced by Erin Books Live

    21 November Students learn Native American culture and language at Waa’t by Rachael Gustuson News Mirror

    20 November A Talk Over Tea: Preserving India's Indigneous Languages by Miguel Vilar National Geographic

    20 November Talking Language with Ernie Dingo by Ildiko Dauda SBS

    20 November Help pass on Chamorro language by Charmaine West

    20 November Documentary filmmaker keeps focus local with new projects by Glenn McDonald

    20 November 10 Things You Should Know About Alaska Natives by Richard Walker Indian Country Media Network Today

    20 November Report on young native Irish speakers highlights concerns RTE News

    20 November Arunachal gets its first audio Bible by Fr. Shyjan C. Job Don Bosco India

    19 November Adivasis despite 8% of India’s population are neglected The Avenue Mail

    19 November Grant of $206,500 awarded to study Native American traditions by Julia McLaughlin Daily Collegian

    19 November: FG Urged to Make Indigenous Languages Compulsory in Schools Leadership

    19 November Chippewa tribe's children preserving Anishinaabe language by Kathleen Lavey Lansing State Journal

    18 November Registro civil bilingüe: al rescate del jaqaru by Jorge Yrivarren Lazo El Peruano

    18 November Overcoming Disadvantage Report shows disadvantage not overcome by Gerry Georgatos The Stringer Independent News

    18 November What can we learn from efforts to save an ancient South American language? by Emily Wight The Guardian

    18 November The languages we speak at home, mapped by county by Reid Wilson The Washington Post

    18 November Association to clear up misconceptions through documentary by April Agnew The Shorthorn

    18 November Demands, Dialogues and Development : Evasion serves no purpose by Hueiyen Lanpao E-Pao

    18 November Schools show they are great PALS PSnews online        

    18 November Beary Academy starts dictionary project by Mohit M. Rao The Hindu

    18 November Hawaiian Language Making a Comeback at Harvard Indian Country Today Media Network

    17 November Language preservation is necessary for maintaining cultural identity  by John David Thompson The Crimson White

    17 November Garifuna Settlement Day Brings An Indigenous Community Together by Jessica Moulite Neon Tommy

    17 November WA Chief Justice slams end to funding of Aboriginal interpreting service  by Lucy Martin ABC Indigenous

    16 November ATSUM in agitation mode E-Pao

    16 November  NASO questions reasons behind EMU presentation by Casey Blickenstaff Eastern Echo

    16 November Western vs traditional culture in families by Rose Kindalo Zambia Daily Mail

    16 November Every day 14 languages in the world die a pre-mature death Avenue Mail

    16 November The Congress Of Aboriginal Peoples Recognize November 16 & Continue Appeal Of Daniels Case by Ron Swain Vice Wawa News

    16 November Sioux Valley Community takes action to keep Dakota language alive by Lindsey Enns Winnipeg Free Press

    15 November 5 biggest tribal issues still remain unaddressed in Jharkhand Nagaland Post

    15 November Tech talk: Typing in tongues, now a click away? by Shabbir Mir The Express Tribune

    14 November 33 European languages in danger of extinction by Tim Chester Mashable

    14 November Uganda Rewrites Language Rules With Spelling Bee by Lizabeth Paulat Voice of America

    14 November Language Crisis: The American Indian Reality by Walt Wolfram Huffington Post

    14 November Pawnee language teacher passes along tribe’s heritage by Merrick Eagleton Stillwater News Press

    14 November Veto override fails in Navajo language-requirement dispute by Charly Edsitty 12 News & The Arizona Central

    14 November Kutcha Edwards’ homecoming inspires the next generation by Jenni Henderson ABC Gippsland

    14 November How an El Sereno charter school fought for (and won) the right to teach in an indigenous language by Deepa Fernandes Off-Ramp

    14 November Talking Language with Ernie Dingo SBS

    13 November Mon Students Propose Law Guaranteeing Ethnic Language Teaching Burma News International

    13 November Minority-language report by S.A.P. The Economist

    13 November ‘Never Alone’: Alaska Native culture and language enters the world of video games by Richard Radford Juneau Empire

    13 November Australia’s endangered languages by Ezreena Yahya Honi Soit

    12 November Rutgers Students Help Rescue Languages in Peril by John Chadwick Rutgers Today

    12 November ‘First Language – The Race to Save Cherokee’ film to premiere Nov. 21 The Sylva Herald

    12 November Reinventing the Alphabet by Mark Hay Good Magazine

    12 November How the Hawaiian Language Got to Harvard College by Kaipo Matsumoto Honolulu Civil Beat

    12 November Forget Ice Water, Take the Indigenous Language Challenge Instead by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

    12 November Costa Rican Court Orders Culturally Relevant Education for Indigenous TeleSUR

    12 November Bolivia Holds 1st International Congress on Aymara Language by David Dougherty TeleSUR

    12 November Four Indian Universities to Introduce Tribal Language Courses NDTV

    12 November Hindi Outpaces English Globally: Linguistic Survey by Chaitanya Mallapur IndiaSpend

    12 November Four British languages on ‘endangered’ list of dialects under threat of extinction… but experts claim tourism could help revival by John Hutchinson Daily Mail

    11 November Native American Language Revitalization Workshops in November by UT Arlington Media Release Native American Times

    11 November Tropfest 2014: Keeping the native tongue alive by Eryk Bagshaw The Sydney Morning Herald

    11 November Wikwemikong launches Anishinaabe language app The Manitoulin Expositor

    11 November Remembrance Day poem to be read in aboriginal language CBC News

    11 November Free Native American Language Revitalization Workshops in November Native American Times

    11 November Peruvian Indigenous Radio Aims to Empower Listeners by Rael Mora teleSUR

    11 November Isio Knows Better: Loki by Isio Wanogho Bella Naija

    11 November Indigenous Veterans Recognized Across Canada on Remembrance Day Indian Country Today Media Network

    11 November Honoring Veterans II: Belated Honor for Code Talkers by Steve Russell Indian Country Today Media Network

    10 November Students preserve Nuu-chah-nulth language through university course by Kristi Dobson Alberni Valley Times

    10 November Change of medium of instruction was not meant to ostracize English by Rohana R. Wasala Lankaweb

    10 November Un mapa muestra los idiomas más populares hablados en Londres El Ibérico

    10 November Meskwaki Tribe honors retiring Senator Harkin by John Speer The Coledo Chronicle

    10 November Supporting Aboriginal Language Instruction Market Wired

    10 November These 33 European languages are all in danger of going extinct by Nick Clark The Independent

    10 November Mark their word, two new languages by Jonathan Pearlman AsiaOne

    9 November Talk focuses on Native American colonization by Antonio Henriques The Collegian

    9 November Film documents revitalization of Fort Peck languages by Briana Wipf Great Falls Tribune

    9 November Bringing back the forgotten tongue by Keagan Elder The Satellite

    9 November Lidl bans Welsh language in Welsh shops by Maryam Qaiser Gloucester Citizen

    9 November Welsh will ‘never be banned’ from stores, says Lidl BBC News

    9 November A Network of Indigenous Language Digital Activists in Mexico by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

    9 November Four British language in danger of becoming extinct by Nick Clark The Independent UK

    8 November Tribal Languages Day held, Dy CM cuts short Director’s speech E-Pao

    8 November Top 5 Cities in the World With the Most Indigenous People by Hans Tammemagi Indian Country Today Media Network

    8 November Alaska Native language speakers require justice, not symbolism by Marcelle McDannel Alaska Dispatch News

    8 November 7 things to Know About Native American Language by Colleen M Fitzgerald The Huff Post Impact Blog

    7 November From ‘Big Jues’ To ‘Tay-Tay water’, A Quick Guide to Liberian English by Michaeleen Doucleff PennState WPSU

    7 November Lidl denies ‘ban’ on Welsh language claims in Welsh shops by Lizzie Dearden The Independent UK

    6 November Anthropologist Receives Mellon Fellowship Award to Study Endangered Ojibwe Language and Native American Traditions Newswise

    4 November Cape Breton Mi’kmaq woman battles illness to translate Bible by David Burke CBC News

    4 November Challenges before Odisha government to implement mother tongue based early childhood education in tribal areas by Badal Tah Odishadiary

    4 November Rekindling the Kaurna language by Karen Ashford SBS World News Radio

    3 November Native American Language Could Soon Disappear by Jenn Gidman Newser

    3 November Protecting Our Cultural Endangered Species: School Policies by Alissa Stern The Huff Post Impact Blog

    3 November This 81-year-old wrote a dictionary to save her tribe’s dying language by Anna Culaba Ryot

    2 November The people who want their language to disappear by Caroline Davies BBC News Magazine

  • October 2014

    31 October Comanche people give new life to ancestors’ language Video Voice of America

    30 October FNUniv professor preserving Cree language through stories and humour by Kerry Benjoe The Leader-Post

    29 October UBC prof hopes to bring more Aboriginal language study to UBC by Mateo Ospina The Ubyssey

    29 October Mom demands Hawaiian language classes by Jon Hargraves Courthouse News Service

    29 October This is how to revive a Native American language spoken before white people came by Pamela Munro The Washington Post

    28 October Referendum to recognise indigenous Australians should be held in 2016, committee says by Dan Harrison The Sydney Morning Herald

    27 October Project launched to preserve ‘Torwali’ language Dawn

    27 October Cree language to be taught in Saskatoon by the Department of Canadian Heritage Market Wired

    27 October While old Indigenous languages disappear, new ones evolve by Felicity Meakins The Conversation

    27 October Smartphone app helps preserve Indigenous language by Greg Dyett SBS

    27 October KMT lawmaker’s local language comments spark furor by Wu Po-hsuan and Jake Chung Taipei Times

    24 October For Navajo Nation, candidate stirs questions about saving dying language by John M. Glionna Los Angeles Times

    23 October Parnell signs Native language bill in emotional ceremony at AFN convention by Lisa Demer Alaska Dispatch News

    22 October US tribe’s high court orders presidential candidate in language fluency dispute off ballot by The Associated Press News 1130

    22 October Pre-primary education in tribal language by K. A. Shaji The Hindu

    21 October Second ethnic newspaper shuttered by Chin State Govt by Nyein Nyein The Irrawaddy

    20 October Native language is the theme of Elders and Youth Conference by Lisa Demer Alaska Dispatch News

    20 October Nurture my tongue: A linguist’s quest to preserve an endangered language by Amruta Lakhe The Indian Express

    18 October Di McNaboe: Mind your language by Jen Cowley Dubbo Weekender

    18 October Andean journal: Recovering native languages by Jose Barreiro Indian Country Today Media Network

    17 October Let’s speak the languages we dream in by Mandla Langa Mail & Guardian

    17 October Voting, congressional inaction discussed at National Indian Education Assoc. conference by Joaqlin Estus KNBA

    16 October Southwest Colombia indigenous communities to have their own university by Piotr Wojciak Colombia Reports

    16 October Iriarte named Master of Chamorro Chant by Jerick Sablan Pacific Daily News

    16 October Preserving Minnesota’s native languages by Anton Treuer and Mary Hermes MPR News

    15 October Western Nunavut’s Inuit languages need support, KIA hears by Jane George Nunatsiaq Online

    15 October New Minn. School preserving languages by Lindsey Seavert KARE

    15 October The Venezuelan Revolution and the Indigenous Struggle by Dan Kovalik The Huffington Post

    15 October Maduro Hands Over Land Titles to Indigenous Communities, Creates Institute to Protect Native Languages by Z.C. Dutka Venezuala Analysis

    15 October Calls for Indigenous language tuition in Northern Territory primary schools by Emilia Terzon ABC News

    14 October SOAS to host workshop in Bangkok on preserving indigenous languages SOAS University of London

    13 October Rescuing endangered native languages by Susie Allen The University of Chicago

    13 October Nome schools revive Inupiaq language by Heather Hintze KTVA Alaska

    13 October Navajo Fluency Could Change Landscape of Navajo Election, Deschene Out? By Alysa Landry Indian Country Today Media Network

    13 October The future of Navajo Nation depends on the election issue everyone should be talking about by Jaynie Parish The Guardian

    13 October Minister welcomes Niuean Language Week Scoop Independent News

    10 October Irish language film chosen as Ireland’s submission to 2015 Oscars by Sorcha Pollak The Irish Times

    9 October Navajo tribal candidate ruled against in case over whether he’s fluent in tribal language by Felicia Fonseca Times Colonist

    9 October Cree language project on Aviva Community Fund voting list by Rick Garrick Wawatay News Online 

    8 October Language and the Interconnectedness of Things By Simon Dudley Lifesize Wired

    9 October Again, call for mother tongue as medium of instruction by Wale Akinselure Nigerian Tribune

    8 October Support for Ojibway Language Lessons by Kevin Tegosh EIN News

    8 October Should You Talk to Your Child in a Different Language? By Claire Bowern Slate

    8 October Malawi Muslims Plan Qur’an Yao Translation by Khalid Abubaker OnIslam

    8 October UM sophomore to create Native languages society by Jesse Desrosier Montana Kaimin

    8 October Kriol myths debunked by PhD scholar by Stephanie Zillman Katherine Times

    7 October 2014 Madhya-Purbiya Tharu (Nepal) RWC workshop a huge success by Kevin Warfel Rapid Words

    7 October Chukchansi course at Frenso State an effort toward preserving language by Colby Tibbet The Collegian

    7 October Alaska Must Translate Election Material Into 2 Indigenous Languages by Emily Schwing NPR

    7 October Kaurna language revived: Adelaide Region’s Indigenous language celebrated as part of dedicated week by Natalie Whiting ABC News

    7 October DSBN introduce First Nations language program by Brandy Fulton Niagara This Week

    7 October National Contest Builds Endangered Language Awareness by Nick Ng Guardian Liberty Voice

    7 October City Hall Happy Indigenous People’s Day, Seattle Capitol Hill Seattle

    7 October Aboriginal Radio picks RCS Zetta Asia Radio Today

    7 October Indigenous language dormant for more than 100 years revived By Natalie Whiting ABC News

    6 October Gwitch’in Translators Scramble to Ready Election Materials by Emily Schwing Alaska Public Media

    6 October Seattle Votes To Celebrate Indigenous People on Columbus Day By Bellamy Pailthorp KPLU

    6 October Preserving Aboriginal Culture in Garden River By Chief Lyle Sayers Market Wired

    5 October Aboriginal Languages By Jeremy Eccles Aboriginal Art Directory News

    5 October Teaching in Indigenous languages – SADTU The Citizen

    3 October Do we care enough about Irish to save it?  By Meadhbh Sinclair News Education Independent

    3 October Subtexts: Wait – there was a word for that by Jennifer Levin Pasatiempo New Mexican

    3 October You’d care if the English or the French language disappeared by Khelsilem Rivers Huffpost British Columbia

    3 October Tribe member finds heritage in language by Reis Thebault The Miami Student

    2 October Proposal for state’s first Native American language charter school does not advance by Michael Gagne The Herald News

    2 October East Heritage students enjoy Native American day event by Alejandro Cano Fontana Herald News

    2 October Judge orders state to remedy Native language assistance by Tim Bradner Alaska Journal of Commerce

    2 October A glimpse into a tribal school by Shauna Tetrault Mille Lacs Messenger

    2 October Mahri: A language or dialect? By Ali Abulohoom Yemen Times

    2 October What’s in a name: Indian, native, aboriginal or indigenous? By Don Marks CBC News

    2 October Proposal for state’s first Native American language charter school does not advance by Michael Gagne The Herald News

    1 October MN School Helps Revival of Native American Languages by John Michaelson MN Public News Service

  • September 2014

    30 September PSS to address lack of teachers in native languages by Richelle Agpoon-Cabang Marianas Variety

    30 September ‘Displaced’ Author Rusell Kaschula on “Re-imagining the Grammar of Local Languages” By Linette Books Live UNISA Press

    29 September Literacy awards honour Aboriginal language teachers by Dali Carmichael Northern Journal

    28 September The natural law of languaes: Use it  - or lose it (2) by Onwuchekwa Jemie Business Day Media

    28 September Language list omitted Native Americans by Jon Walker Argus Leader

    27 September N.W.T. doctors say language is barrier to good health CBC News North

    27 September Children’s books feature Washoe language by Sarah Hauck Nevada Appeal

    26 September Tribal Nations Symposium Oct. 13 at UW UW News

    26 September Navajo language fluency is a ‘reasonable’ requirement for president, tribal Supreme Court says by James Fenton The Daily Times

    26 September Three European languages that you didn’t know existed by Emma Garland The Guardian

    23 September Judge orders election translation for Alaska Natives by The Associated Press CBC News North

    23 September Saving Languages Through Korean Soap Operas By Ross Eveleth The Atlantic

    22 September Language Becomes Key Issue in Navajo Presidential Race By Laurel Morales Fronteras

    22 September UA Anthropologist Earns Fullbright to Continue Language Preservation in Russia By Yara Askar UA News

    22 September 5 Questions with Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project’s Jennifer C. Weston By Peter Balonon-Rosen WBUR

    22 September Describing Pain in Hospitals Without Indigenous Language Services By Eduardo Avila Global Voices Online

    22 September Judge orders state to add language help for voters in Alaska villages By Richard Mauer Alaska Dispatch News

    22 September Linguistics receive $260,000 grant to study endangered Irish language By Scott Rappaport UCSC Newscentre

    21 September The natural law of languages: Use it – or lose it (1) By Onwuchekwa Jemie Business Day

    21 September Rep Millett: Delaying Alaska Native language bill for AFN conference not political timing By Charisse Millett Alaska Dispatch News

    21 September Saving Native Languages and Culture in Mexico with Computer Games By Rick Kearns Indian Country

    20 September $300K Grant for Hawaiian Language Preschools to Increase Proficiency By ‘Aha Punana Leo Indian Country

    19 September Some languages in Nepal in danger of disappearing By Aidemaro Romero Jr. The Intelligencer

    19 September Aboriginal Issues get Royal Treatment at Nipissing University By Chris Dawson Bay Today

    19 September The Indigenous Language Challenge By Colleen M Fitzgerald Huffington Post

    19 September New show champions Chamorro language: ‘Nihi!’ targets children ages 5 to 9 By Lacee A. C. Martinez Guampdn

    18 September How non-Indigenous allies can support Indigenous struggle By Apihtawikosisan Rabble

    18 September Supporting Michif Language and Culture in Kamloops Market Wired

    18 September Diné language app offered for mobile users By Shondiin Silversmith Najavo Times

    18 September Zimbabwe: Our Native Languages Matter too By Shaun Matesheza All Africa

    17 September Indigenous Scholar program taking a new turn at Northeastern State By Sidney Van Wyk Tahlequah Daily Press

    17 September Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik releases book “Languages and Cultural Diversity” By Bhubaneswar Dish a Diary

    17 September Should there be a TV channel just for sign language users? by William Mager BBC News

    16 September How a 17th Century Bible is Helping to Revive a Native-American Language By Mark Hay Good

    16 September Belfast’s role in Manx language revival BBC News

    16 September Isle of Lewis: Language and life inside the Outer Hebrides by Rick Faragher BBC News

    16 September BDP Diyarbakir chair unlocks closed school educating in Kurdish Today’s Zaman

    16 September Czech expats seek to strengthen language skills by Ruth Fraňková Radio Praha

    16 September How a 17th Century Bible is Helping to Revive a Native-American Language by Mark Hay GOOD Magazine

    16 September Find ebola health information in your local home language on Wikipedia by Charlie Fripp htxt.aftica

    16 September Long delay in signing Alaska Native language bill is pure politics by Dermot Cole Alaska Dispatch News

    16 September Researchers Try to Save Some Middle-Eastern Languages From Extinction by Benjamin Plackett Al-Fanar Media

    16 September Crowdsourcing Subtitles for Endangered Languages National Geographic

    16 September Language speaks to Westdale children Northern Daily Leader

    16 September Russians visit Standing Rock to talk native language by Dave Thompson Prairie Public News

    15 September University graduate works to uncover Houma language by Kelsey Bordelon The Daily Reveille

    15 September Minors Fleeing Central America Face Shaky Transition to U.S. Schools Nona Willis Aronowitz NBC News

    15 September Little-Known Indigenous Group from Mexico Lays Roots on Staten Island by Amanda Farinacci NY1

    15 September IU Researcher Working to Preserve Endagered Language By Network Indiana WBAA

    15 September How to respect and live in two worlds The Guardian

    14 September Evolve a mother tongue-based bilingual system: Kambar The Hindu

    14 September In Maine, the Penobscot dictionary project rises again by Britt Peterson The Boston Globe

    12 September A Native Tongue: Free classes help keep Cherokee language alive by Kevin Kinder NWA Online

    12 September Zimbabwe: The Language, Culture and Development Matrix by Lovemore Ranga Mataire All Africa

    11 September IU researcher looks to save endangered language WishTV

    11 September Premier of ‘Navajo Star Wars’ centrepiece of Native language institute program University of Texas Native American Times

    10 September Support for Ojibway Language Learning: Government of Canada Provides Funding to the Riverton and District Friendship Centre Market Wired

    9 September Nigeria: Institute introduces weekend classes for Indigenous language learning Daily Independent

    9 September State Presents Election Translation Plan by Daysha Eaton Alaska Public Media

    9 September Native Lands & Culture Courier Journal

    9 September Grant funds IU project to preserve endangered Ayook language in Mexico IU Bloomington Newsroom

    9 September Project aims to preserve Native American languages in Montana by Tim McGonial

    8 September Mi’gmaq community works to revitalize language by Janna Bryson McGill Daily

    8 September Bdote Learning Center opens in South Minneapolis by Laura Waterman Wittstock The Circle

    8 September Obijwe Language and Culture Camp Held at Ponemah by Michael Meuers The Circle

    5 September Native language immersion makes students better by Teresa L. McCarty Indian Country Today Media Network

    4 September Native American tribes in Alaska receive grants to preserve language by Administration for Children & Families Native American Times

    3 September Native language speakers win voting rights lawsuit against state by Richard Mauer Alaska Dispatch News

    3 September Oglala native language program gets grant Argus Leader

    3 September Voices of the land: In Port Augusta, an Israeli linguist is helping the Barngarla people reclaim their language By Anna Goldsworthy The Monthly

    2 September Economic success 'drives language extinction' by Rebecca Morelle BBC News

    2 September ABC Radio is Broadcasting In Two Indigenous Languages Now, Continues To Be the Absolute Best By Alex McKinnon Junkee

    2 September Use of indigenous languages, solution to SSCE failure trend By Wale Akinselure Nigerian Tribune

    2 September Radio Station in New York Promotes Kichwa Language in US TeleSur

    1 September Finding lost identity in Aboriginal languages By Alexia Attwood ABC WA

    1 September San language lobbyist Banini Moyo dies Bulawayo 24

    1 September Tongan Language Week encourages Tongan NZers to nurture native tongue By Numia Ponika-Rangi Maori Television

  • August 2014

    31 August Spokane Baseball Team Promotes Local Tribe with Logo in Salish Language Indian Country

    31 August Kids song about alligator clue to Houma language By Kyle Peveto The News Star

    31 August Bible to speak fourth tribal tongue By Rudra Biswas The Telegraph, India

    27 August The Incredible Shrinking Planet by Jeremiah Jacques Trumpet

    27 August World Leaders in African Language Translation

    27 August Speaking in tongues, but how many and for how long? The National

    27 August Is First Caribbean Discriminating Against Garifuna Language? News 5

    27 August Politics of language by Kalpana Jha República

    27 August Behind Filipino by Michael L. Tan Inquirer

    27 August Who will teach our* languages? Crikey

    26 August Nigeria: Akeusola Canvass Use of Indigenous Languages of National Unity by Oyeniran Apata All Africa

    26 August The Welsh Strive to Keep Their Language by Katrin Bennhold New York Times

    26 August Begich Campaign Initiates Callouts in Alaska Native Languages by Charles Enoch Alaska Public Media

    26 August Life expectancy a barrier to Indigenous superannuation by Khama Reid ABC News

    24 August First Nations languages will not survive if English is the be-all by Gerry Georgatos Stringer Independent News

    25 August Tribal language charter school inches forward By Sean F. Driscoll Cape Cod Times

    25 August Use them or lose them: There’s more at stake than language in reviving Ryukyuan tongues  by Patrick Heinrich The Japan Times

    25 August Indigenous arts given funding boost by Tara Watson Arts Hub

    24 August Song about alligator helping women reconstruct dead language by Kyle Peveto The Advocate

    24 August Linguists record endangered Indigenous Goldfields language Tjupan in bid to save it by Rebecca Curtin ABC News

    22 August Belarusians try out a new language: their own by Rachel Stern Yahoo! News

    21 August Indigenous languages won’t survive if kids are learning only English by Jane Simpson The Conversation

    21 August NZ Pacific language speakers declining Radio New Zealand International

    21 August An open letter to Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell by Ryan Wilson Indian Country

    21 August Canadian rangers use native language in exercise by Sgt. Peter Moon Net News Ledger

    21 August Minister laments decline of languages by Loa lok-sin Taipei Times

    20 August Noted Alaska historian, linguist Richard Dauenhauer dead at 72 by Mike Dunham

    20 August Half the world’s languages may be endangered by Joel N. Shurkin Inside Science

    19 August Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72 by Melissa Griffiths Juneau Empire

    18 August ‘Who speaks Wukchumni?’ by Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee The New York Times

    18 August Mee Memorial agrees to provide indigenous language services Monterey Herald

    19 August Who killed Tagalog? A different whodunit by Marne Kilates Inquirer

    18 August New Tribal College Will Be Major Milestone for San Carlos Apache by Tanya H. Lee Indian Country Today Media Network

    18 August Using our own languages is the first step towards an African Renaissance by Apioth Mayom Apioth New Internationalist

    18 August Ongoing government project aims to preserve and document endangered languages by Stephanie Kanowitz Fierce Government IT

    18 August Triqui speakers win claim against Mee Memorial by Allison Gatlin The Californian

    18 August Outlander’s Gaelic language coach Àdhamh Ó Broin releases song to raise funds for Yes campaign by Katrina Tweedie Scotland Now

    18 August Alaska ballots fraught with issues for Yup’ik speakers by Julia O’Malley Aljazeera America

    18 August A Gathering of Indigenous Langauge Digital Activism in Oaxaca, Mexico by Eduardo Avila Global Voices

    17 August A friend to endangered music by Gal Beckerman Boston Globe

    16 August Policies on the use of the Filipino language by Nigel Tan Rappler

    16 August Dreaming in forgotten lands by Michael Gordon Sydney Morning Herald

    15 August By Using Language Rooted in Andes, Internet Show’s Hosts Hope to Save It by Kirk Semple New York Times

    15 August The ISIS Rampage Could Wipe Out Aramaic, ‘The Language of Jesus’ by Peter Terlato Business Insider

    15 August Federal agencies provide new opportunities for dying languages National Science Foundation

    14 August Eleven different languages in the dressing room FC Barcelona

    14 August Cree language camp at Wanuskewin Heritage Part teaches culture too CBC News

    14 August Indigenous sites walk launched by Tathra Primary School by Albert McKnight Bega District News

    14 August Maori Language Bill: a Backward Step for Te Reo Maori Scoop

    14 August I will touch you on your language: rescuing Afrikaans from the right wing by Marianne Thamm Daily Maverick

    13 August A Tribute to Native American Culture: The 91st Nipmuc Nation Powwow by Fiona Guitard Armenian Weekly

    13 August Can you own a language? by Adi Robertson The Verge

    12 August Northern Arapaho Tribe to Take Part in Language and Culture Camp by Jenna Jackson KCWY News 13

    11 August Basketball camp teaches Tlingit language News Miner

    11 August Time for bilingual Maori to join the multilingual world by Will Flavell Scoop

    11 August Linguist’s concern at heritage language report by Massey University Scoop Education

    10 August Kooch’eit’aa: Teaching the Tlingit language through basketball by Casey Kelly KTOO

    10 August In my mother’s tongue by Ali Howard The Herald Scotland

    9 August Push for Hoklo study in curriculum by Sean Lin Taipei Times

    9 August Languages of indigenous people face neglect: Odisha tribal leaders by Santosh Jagdev Odisha Sun Times

    9 August Speechless diversity: Talking about evolution by Philipp Gassner Business Mirror

    9 August The Welsh Language – Dragonian measures The Economist

    8 August At Language Camp, Reclaiming Tradition Is Between Basketball And Lunch by Casey Kelly NPR

    8 August Language Is Key to Culture: Seneca Fight to Save Theirs by ICTMN Staf  Indian Country

    8 August First day of Meskwaki powwow focuses on the kids by Brent Griffiths The Gazette

    8 August Supporting television programming in Inuktitut EIN news

    7 August Monkey selfie, aboriginal language among Wikipedia copyright takedown requests  by Loek Essers (see Palawa Kani) Computer World

    6 August Scheme to protect endangered Indian languages Business Standard

    6 August UNM institute helps Native communities address design challenges by Carolyn Gonzales UNM Newsroom

    5 August Giving the ‘Breath of Life’ to endangered languages by Kathleen Maclay UC Berkeley News Center

    5 August Study of tribal horticulture underway in Ozark by Donna Baxter Springfield News-Leader

    5 August Peris urges support for constitutional change by Rick Hind ABC Indigenous

    4 August Murkowski Speaks to National Indian Educational Association on Language Education by Thea Card KDLG

    4 August Young High helps reclaim Wiradjuri by Daniella White The Young Witness

    4 August Tathra school exploring Indigenous heritage by Albert McKnight Bega District News

    3 August Ojibwemowin Revitalization Celebration Honors Larry Stillday by Michael Meuers Indian Country Media Network

    2 August 20-year-old master of Salish language a strong proponent of Native language, culture by Vince Devlin Missoulian

    2 August Push to preserve the Seneca language

    2 August Opinion: Suzy Wilson’s Indigenous Literacy Foundation is proof of the power of one by Kathleen Noonan The Courier-Mail

    1 August Valley tribe turns to technology to preserve ancient language by Linda Mumma  ABC30 Action news

    1 August Apps and games help preserve Chukchansi language by Sharon Martine The Fresno Bee

    1 August Community brings Secwepemc stories to life by Kristin Froneman Vernon Morning Star

    1 August Anthropological Scientists Find the Toto Language More Endangered than the Tribe Itself by Bernadine Racoma Day News

  • July 2014

    31 July Johnson’s native languages bill passes, heads to Senate floor by Sen. Tim Johnson’s office release Indian Country Media Network

    30 July Zimbabwe: Govt to craft policy on languages, culture by Stanley Mushava The Herald

    30 July Debunking myths in revitalizing Chinese languages by Luke Lu Today

    29 July Using native languages in prayer, song helps preserve culture, speakers say by N Fargo Catholic Sentinel

    28 July Broadcasting the news in Indigenous languages by ABC Back Story

    26 July For rare languages, social media provide new hope by Lydia Emmanouilidou WKMS

    25 July Diplomas bring hope, opportunity for aboriginal Quebecers by Mark Cardwell The Gazette

    25 July Physicists create tool to foresee language destruction impact and thus prevent it PhysOrg

    25 July Constitutional recognition will do nothing for Aborigines by Michael Mansell Sydney Morning Herald

    24 July Blade Nzimande, language and the universities by Dave Steward Politicsweb

    24 July Te reo family’s first language by Ruth Keber Bay of Plenty Times

    24 July Indigenous Languages Blog Launched by Des Crump SL Blogs

    24 July Tom E. Lewis wears King Lear’s crown

    23 July New book tells the story of the Long Walk from a Navajo perspective by Hannah Grover The Daily Times

    23 July Regional languages snubbed The Peninsula

    23 July New App Out for Cup’ik Language by Charles Enoch Alaska Public Media

    23 July Avianca implements Quechua services in Cusco airport by Rachel Chase Peru this Week

    23 July $4M grant to support documentation of endangered languages by Richelle Agpoon-Cabang Marianas Variety

    22 July US to promote native American languages and cultures World Bulletin

    22 July ‘Keep speaking Crow to me’: Teens immerse themselves in Native language by Derek Brouwer Billings Gazette

    22 July Yale Linguistics Department helping to save a Northern Goldfields language by Rebecca Brewin ABC Goldfields

    22 July Mind your language: The tongues of K-P and G-B to remain ‘regional’ by Manzoor Ali Express Tribune

    22 July Cherokee Language Now Available in Braille by Shirlanna Harbin Tulsa’s Channel

    21 July Helly I am UmZulu by Sabelo Masinga News 24

    21 July Primary school in Suffolk where pupils speak 58 languages including Portugese, Polish and Lithuanian by Corey Charlton Daily Mail Australia

    21 July Minister welcomes Te Wiki o Te Reo Maori Voxy

    21 July Westport High School’s hands-on NAIDOC celebration by Melissa Pretorius Macquarie Port News

    20 July Bemidji’s Ojibwe Language Project Featured on Native Report Indian Country Today Media Network

    20 July Tribal chief has mixed feelings on casino bid

    20 July Te Reo Maori a doorway to opportunity – Mahuta Voxy

    19 July ‘Tax-aaq’ ballot measure a mouthful in English, Yup’ik or Inupiaq by Alex DeMarban Alaska Dispatch News

    19 July MEELAL to erect statues of 7 Maichous E-Pao

    19 July The Irish language is not part of us – it has to be learned by Aidan Doyle Irish Times

    18 July Another Miracle for Eyak by Ben Yeager Cordoba Times

    18 July Tribe rejects offer from Redskins group Manteca Bulletin

    18 July Maori language strategy finds support in Waikato by Elton Smallman

    18 July Experts Want Promotional Programmes For Indigenous Languages Nigerian Observer

    17 July Australia: the Aboriginal People Al Jazeera

    17 July The Community Speaks by Chi Anunwa Language Magazine

    16 July McHugh: The fact that I can’t speak Irish makes people think about it Laois Nationalist

    16 July Back to my native tongue in Fermangh by Cormac McConnell Irish Central

    16 July Signs Maori language may be in danger by Michael Sergel Newstalk ZB

    16 July Great Spirit in Indigenous Round by Millie Thomas The Monitor

    16 July Language and Basic Rights in India: Beyond English by Akhilesh Pillalamarri The Diplomat

    16 July Can the FOSS community save 197 endangered Indian languages? by Rajesh Ranjan

    15 July New Zealand children’s book series available in Cup’ik language on app The Republic

    15 July When languages die, ecosystems often die with them by Max J. Rosenthal PRI

    15 July iTaukei language under threat, says academic by Repeka Nasiko Fiji Times

    14 July Funding to Garden River First Nation for language project by Bryan Hayes

    13 July Fate of Ranchi University’s showpiece department hangs in balance Times of India

    13 July Building a language bridge by Moeena Halim Mid-day

    12 July Lleucu Siencyn: Watch your language by Kirstie McCrum Wales Online

    12 July Indian languages suffer due to mindless English-medium advocacy by Sankrant Sanu Niti Central

    11 July In Peru’s Amazon, children learn to embrace grandparents’ language by Barbara J. Fraser The Boston Pilot

    11 July Minster’s Maori Language Strategy Is Wrong by Wiilie Jackson Waatea News

    11 July Blackfeet launch new language website by Kristen Cates Great Falls Tribune

    11 July Star maps point to Aboriginal songlines by Genelle Weule ABC Science

    10 July Immigrants Who Speak Indigenous Languages Encounter Isolation by Kirk Semple New York Times

    9 July Exhibit celebrates BC’s living languages by Chris Bolster Peak Online

    11 July Remote kids ‘need English to prosper’ by Justine Ferrari The Australian

    11 July Songlines Naidoc Jam review – musical showcase celebrates contemporary Indigenous culture by Eugenia Flynn The Guardian

    10 July In Peru’s Amazon, children learn to embrace grandparents’ language Catholic Sentinel

    10 July Zimbabwe: Preserve National Languages – Charumbira All Africa

    10 July Stick-em-up Louie: One bullet and a Tiwi nickname from WWII by Will Tinapple ABC Open

    10 July Riverland River Language, NAIDOC Week by Narelle Graham ABC Adelaide

    10 July Comment: Hindi or English? The politics of language in India by Garant Wyeth SBS

    10 July Aboriginal leaders reject call to halt English lessons by Justine Ferrari The Australian

    9 July Say g’day the indigenous way for NAIDOC week by Natalie Bochenski Brisbane Times

    8 July Hats off to Alaska translators of ballot issues; heaven help you Alaska Dispatch News

    8 July Ponca trive restores history with museum, new trail by Jerry Guenther Norfolk Daily News

    8 July Tribal children to study in mother tongue till Class V by Minati Singha Times of India

    8 July Free software to assist indigenous access to computers by Aleida Rueda SciDev.Net

    8 July How to say g’day in an Indigenous language by Saskia Edwards ABC Brisbane

    8 July The ABC’s Aboriginal news services is a sound idea by Michael Christie The Conversation

    7 July Ancient tribal artifacts go home to be displayed in Port Angeles by Lynda V. Mapes Seattle Times

    7 July Native speakers focus of voting rights trial Native American Times

    7 July Dual-language promgrams grow in Arizona public schools by Lisa Irish Arizona Education News

    7 July New York State Gives Tax Help in 79 Languages by Michael Cohn Accounting Today

    7 July Teacher brings Lakota language to national anthem by Dan Olson Native American Times

    7 July Teachers call for urgency on NZ languages policy Voxy

    7 July Insisting on indigenous by Sithandiwe Velaphi The New Age

    7 July Festival author urges more indigenous participation by Kaitlin Thals Sunraysia Daily

    6 July Elders, youths, scientists travel to document Native places, language by Susan Paskvan News Miner

    6 July State Moots Multilingual Classrooms in Tribal Dists New Indian Express

    6 July NAIDOC marked at Bellingen library by language and culture by Robyne Cuerel Coffs Coast Advocate

    5 July ‘Universal language’ meets native tongues by Michael Koziol WA Today

    5 July Bilingual emphasis allowed S’pore to maintain good standards in English and Mandarin: PM Lee by Tan Qiuyi Channel News Asia

    5 July First words: Pratham Books launches a publishing project to promote Indian tribal languages by Saurabh Kumar Live Mint

    4 July Lava Iris 402e With 10 Indian Language Support Launched at Rs. 4,999 by Ketan Pratap NDTV Gadgets

    3 July Say “G’day” in an Indigenous Language! by Des Crump SL Blogs

    3 July Maori language strategy approved Radio New Zealand

    3 July Hunger strike for Welsh language Tivy-Side Advertiser

    3 July Extinct No More! Explore the Revived Eyak Language Indian Country Today Media Network

    3 July Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced Juneau Empire

    2 July Cherokee language radio show marks decade in Okla Miami Herald

    2 July Muscovites Embrace Learning Central Asian Languages by Eradzh Nidoev The Moscow Times

    2 July Education in Tanzania, U.S. by Halie Putorek The Parthenon

    2 July Taiwan’s neglected languages, feeling the love by Enru Lin Taipei Times

    1 July Election officials testify they work hard to help Native language speakers by Richard Mauer Alaska Dispatch

    1 July Now, doctors take tribal language test The Telegraph

    1 July ABC launches Warlpiri, Yolngu Matha Indigenous language news service 12 month trial ABC

    1 July Social media used to revive extinct language by Letisia Marquez Phys.Org

    1 July Language Barriers Pose Challenges for Mayan Mirgrant Children by Hansi Lo Wang KPBS

  • June 2014

    30 June 7 Most Popular Native American Languages in U.S. by Tanya H. Lee Indian Country Today Media Network

    29 June More than words by Melissa Griffiths Juneau Empire

    28 June Revitalising Indian languages will unlock our civilizational genius by Sankrant Sanu Niti Central

    28 June 9 of the world’s most multilingual countries by Josh Lew Mother Nature Network

    28 June 10 Ways to Show Your Native Pride Indian Country Today Media Network

    27 June Pratham Books launches Adi Kahani series Odisha Channel

    27 June Emails: Alaska official knew of poor translation on Yup’ik ballot News Miner

    27 June The State of Go Language for Android Native Development by Sergio de Simone InfoQ

    27 June Storytelling for kids goes tribal by Minati Singha Times of India

    26 June Listen to the Salish language through SPCC’s new website Char-Koosta News

    26 June Let’s Have A National Language by Navneeta Dash Odisha Sun Times

    26 June School revives lost local indigenous language by Peppe Cavalieri The Standard

    25 June Program seeks to revitalize extinct Eyak language by Heather Hintze KTVA Alaska

    25 June Trial opens in Native language voting lawsuit Moulton Advertiser

    25 June KOSU Joins Clinton Global Initiative Project to Preserve American Indian Languages by Kelly Burley KOSU

    25 June General session prayer delivered in Cherokee language Smoky Mountain News

    24 June Aboriginal languages app launches in Fort Qu’Appelle by Brady Knight Saskatchewan News

    24 June Model Talk focuses on documentation of endangered languages by Tanasia Curtis The Shorthorn

    24 June Tradition meets technology with indigenous language app by Kerry Benjoe Leader-Post

    24 June History buffs race to preserve dialect in Missouri Washington Post

    23 June Unique challenges to keeping languages alive by Julie Chadwick Nanaimo Daily News

    23 June First Nations language apps released by Saskatchewan tribal council CBC News

    22 June Chanakya’s view: Adrift from the mother tongue by Pavan K. Varma Deccan Chronicle

    21 June What language does soccer speak? by Kanishk Tharoor Aljazeera America

    21 June Speaking of Languages: Educators Back Native American Language Bills by Tanyah H. Lee Indian Country Today Media Network

    20 June 50.7% of Catalans usually converse in Spanish and 36.3% in Catalan Catalan News Agency

    20 June Indigenous language and cultural knowledge preservation one byte at a time: UBC partners work with BC First Nations to enable digitization of valuable recordings by Kevin Ward University of British Columbia

    20 June More must walk the linguistic talk at universities by Robert J Balfour Mail & Guardian

    20 June Eastern Cherokee Elder Opens N.C. Senate Digital Journal

    19 June Senator Murkowski Speaks on Native Language Programs by Thea Card KDLG

    19 June Lori Thicke: We Should care that B.C. languages are going extinct by Lori Thicke The Province

    19 June Indians press for funds to teach Native languages by Christopher Doering Argus Leader

    19 June Language barrier in nod for all people by Patricia Karvelas The Australian

    18 June 7 Ways to Celebrate Native Language Indian Country Today Media Network

    18 June Why Lost Words Matter by Pia de Jong Huffington Post

    18 June GG advises: Master English language by Regina Selman Moore Barbados Advocate

    17 June ‘Our language is our soul’: saving Aymara by Alexia Kalaitzi New Internationalist

    17 June Road rule videos translated into two Aboriginal languages The Transcontinental Port Augusta

    16 June CoLang 2014 works to revive indigenous languages by Tanasia Curtis The Shorthorn

    16 June Absu bats for tribal protection Times of India

    14 June Natividad Foundation a leader in outreach and impact The Californian

    14 June Pazeh writers get awards for preserving language by Hua Meng-ching and Jason Pan Taipei Times

    14 June Algoma U to host native language teachers’ gathering Local2

    13 June Bangarra’s Patyegarang is a beautiful evocation of romance and intrigue by Jill Sykes The Age

    13 June Africa: Speak It, Keep It, Tweet It – Reaffirming the Pride and Place of African Languages by Neil Payne All Africa

    13 June Dominant Languages to Boost MLE Plan New Indian Express

    13 June Native language teachers will gather in August Soo Today

    13 June African Americans And Native Speakers Keep Swahili Language Alive by Leija Farr & Radioactive Youth Media

    13 June Tribe strikes Te Reo deal Radio New Zealand

    13 June Boon of the language barrier by Hugh Boyd Herald Scotland

    12 June Indians to Feature Salish Worded Uniform on Opening Night by Josh Ouellette SWX Right Now

    11 June College graduates 5 First Nation language instructors by Patty Flather Yukon News

    12 June Eabametoong counsellor named ONECA’s counsellor of the year by Rick Garrick Wawatay News

    11 June Julie Kitka: Protecting Alaska Natives’ right to vote – no matter what language they speak – is critical by Julie Kitka Anchorage Daily News

    10 June Native Speakers and Linguists Fight to Keep Kumeyaay Language Alive by Jill Replogle Nevada Public Radio

    10 June Oraon community attempts to save its dialect from extinction by Satyasundar Barik The Hindu

    10 June Much more than words The Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun

    10 June Rosalie Kunoth-Monks inspires with her Q&A speech: ‘I am not the problem’

    9 June More books available in Cherokee language Cherokee Phoenix

    9 June Does the language you speak influence how you think? by Laura Moss Mother Nature Network

    8 June As forests are cleared and species vanish, there’s one other loss: a world of languages by John Vidal The Guardian

    6 June Speaking up about Indigenous language demise by Annette Marner ABC North and West SA

    6 June Our Language, Our Pride and its Role by Beven Liswani Kamwi New Era

    6 June Languages: Why we must save dying tongue by Rachel Nuwer BBC

    6 June The Language of Community: Student-Centered Bilingual Education in Rural Mexico by Chi Anunwa Huffington Post Education

    6 June Language lives in music Auckland City Harbour News

    6 June Indigenous Knowledge Leads a Worldwide Voyage by Adrian Kamalii Huff Post Hawaii

    6 June Museum highlights First Nations languages with new exhibit by Sarah Petrescu Times Colonist

    6 June Conference Hopes to Preserve Native American Languages by Anne Hoffman The California Report

    5 June Heitkamp Welcomes President & First Lady to North Dakota’s Standing Rock Sioux Reservation Native American Times

    5 June Judge: State wrong on Native language rules Washington Times

    5 June Directing the future of Salish language preservation by Adriana Fehrs Char-Koosta News

    5 June Chester Nez, 93, Dies; Navajo Words Washed from Mouth Helped Win War by Margalit Fox New York Times

    3 June Towards promoting our indigenous languages by Ayodeji Ayodele Nigerian Tribune

    3 June Saving the Comanche Language by Juliana Keeping The Oklahoman

    2 June Linguist working to help revitalize Nuxalk language by Caitlin Thompson Coast Mountain News

    2 June UT Arlington to host international conference on Native American language Native American Time

    2 June Education policy and local languages by Zubair Torwali Express Tribune

  • 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

    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

    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

    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

  • April 2014

    30 April Fun with the interactive Algonquian language map by Arika Okrent The Week

    29 April Aboriginal languages evolve as cancer treatments change Indian Country Today Media Network

    29 April MSU senior presents tribal language research in D.C. by Evelyn Boswell Fairfield Sun Times

    26 April New Caledonia’s indigenous leaders launch ‘people’s charter’ Yahoo News

    26 April New language to pulse through old computers after donation Coffs Coast Advocate

    23 April Alaska’s official indigenous languages and the emotions of revitalisation by Lance A. Twitchell Alaska Dispatch

    23 April Preserving Culture: 6 Early Childhood Language Immersion Programs by Tanya H. Lee Indian Country Today Media Network

    22 April Tasmanian Aboriginal musician Dewayne Everettsmith keeps language alive through song by Ellen Coulter ABC News

    22 April Digital lifeline for Aboriginal languages facing extinction by Thomas Oriti ABC Radio The World Today

    22 April Alaska moves to officially recognise 20 Native languages Indian Country Today Media Network

    22 April Language experts create indigenous database by Thomas Oriti ABC Radio Australia

    21 April Alaska lawmakers vote to formally recognise indigenous languages by Steve Quinn Reuters

    21 April Passionate believers in Native heritage prod legislators to recognise languages by Dermot Cole Alaska Dispatch

    20 April Native language bill passes overwhelmingly after protest in Capitol by Richard Mauer Anchorage Daily News

    20 April Sitka Tribe awarded foundation grant by Shannon Haugland Anchorage Daily News

    20 April Arikara app aims to revitalise language by Dan Rudy Kansas City Star

    18 April Linguists struggling to preserve endangered immigrant languages by Josh Tapper The Globe and Mail

    18 April UGA offers credit to study language of Incan Empire by Helena Joseph Red & Black

    17 April Chili say what? Linguistics help pinpoint pepper's origins by April Fulton NPR

    17 April Learning Navajo language helps students connect to their culture ASU News

    16 April Discriminated against for speaking their own language World Bank

    15 April Strengthening Indigenous language education in the Americas by Vanessa Anthony-Stevens and Alyce Sadongei UA News

    15 April UCR to offer free workshops on endangered Native American language by Anthony Victoria Highlander

    14 April Fighting off extinction: the story of Indigenous Mexican languages by Rick Kearns Indian Country Today Media Network

    12 April In California, saving a language that predates Spanish and English by Norimitsu Onishi New York Times

    12 April Marksville tribe seeks rebirth of Tunica-Biloxi language The Town Talk

    10 April Sixty languages at risk of extinction in Mexico - Can they be kept alive? by Christine Dell’Amore National Geographic

    10 April Aboriginal language dictionary for Badimaya people launched at Mt Magnet by Sarah Taillier ABC News

    10 April American Indian students display language skills in Norman News OK

    10 April Talking Dictionaries for Indigenous Languages Workshop Native Times

    9 April Five percent of 7,000 languages spoken today will disappear thanks to Internet - survey by Olga Yazhgunovich Voice of Russia

    9 April Calif. Medical Center offers cure to Indigenous language barrier by Krista Almanzan NPR

    8 April Tribes draw knowledge from monolingual speakers Cherokee Phoenix

    8 April Don’t just speak it. Save it! Pretoria News

    7 April Some vital signs for Aboriginal languages by Michael Christie, Brian Devlin, and Cathy Bow The Conversation

    5 April Learning to communicate with the past by Sean McComish The Standard

    4 April Endangered language researchers awarded national grants University of Hawai’i News

    4 April Native American tribes in Oklahoma draw from monolingual speakers for language preservation by Kristi Eaton Daily Journal

    3 April Indigenous culture fights language war by Stephanie Brzezinski Grand Valley Lanthorn

    3 April Lost language goes back to school by Kayleigh Bruce Whyalla News

    3 April Indigenous languages should be made compulsory - French don by Moyosore Solarin Nigerian Tribune

    2 April DBP preserves endangered languages Borneo Post

    1 April Alaska Native Languages bill clears final house committee by Casey Kelly Alaska Public Media

    1 April Pure joy in harmony by Stephen Bevis The West Australian

    1 April House panel moves bill recognising 20 Alaska Native languages as official state languages by Mike Coppock Daily Journal

  • March 2014

    31 March Zimbabwe: ZIBF @ 31 - Promises and Perils by Stanely Mushava All Africa

    30 March Mexico: 21 Native languages on verge of extinction Eurasia Review

    29 March No language barrier: Wiradjuri spoken for first time in Parliament Central Western Daily

    29 March Rex Radio: 4 tribal stations thriving in northern Minnesota by Curt Brown Star Tribune

    28 March Bill could preserve Native language by Krista Harju KQCD-TV

    28 March Bill could preserve native language by Krista Harju KFYR

    28 March Channel’s battle to help save te reo by Steve Deane New Zealand Herald

    27 March Indigenous interpreting program aims to be far reaching by Krista Almanzan Kazu

    27 March Questions raised over Alaska Native language bill News Miner

    27 March Perth duo launch first album in Noongar language by Craig Quartermaine SBS

    27 March Wiradjuri language makes its parliamentary debut by Kim Bartley Daily Liberal

    27 March Dubbo MP Troy Grant welcomes NSW language nests in Wiradjuri by Rick Morton The Australian

    26 March Whatcom Museum showcases B.C. painter’s works by Margaret Bikman Bellingham Herald

    25 March Mi’kmaq is making a comeback in a Nova Scotia community by Jaime Myslik CBC News

    25 March Mohawk language circle aims to strengthen identity by Bonnie O’Sullivan CBC News

    23 March ‘Right to Vote’ in tribal language New Indian Express

    23 March Promoting the Affordable Care Act to Indigenous peoples Indian Country Today Media Network

    23 March A case for endangered indigenous languages Business Day

    22 March Voices of the Everglades: Indian culture News Press

    21 March Deputy Ombudsman to oversee government initiatives ABC Local

    21 March Spokane Indians aim to honour area tribe by Benjamin Hill MiLB

    20 March A loss for words by Alex Sakariassen Missoula Independent

    20 March Tester applauds House introduction of Native Languages Bill Char-Koosta News

    19 March With migration, Indigenous languages going extinct by Carmer Sesín NBC News

    19 March Zimbabwe: Book Fair lays Indaba foundation All Africa

    18 March Heitkamp says bill would preserve Native languages WDAY News

    17 March A high-tech fight to save B.C.’s indigenous languages by Stephen Hume Vancouver Sun

    17 March Revitalizing endangered languages by Vivienne Walz McGill Daily

    17 March KWF, indigenous groups: Filipino is language of peace by Lester G. Babiera Inquirer

    17 March We must give stronger support to indigenous culture renaissance China Post

    17 March ATSUM warns against Alt Eng scrapping, police boundary E-Pao

    16 March Spokane Indians baseball uniforms sport Salish word by Jim Kershner Spokesman Review

    14 March Aboriginal language guide launch Inverell Times

    13 March Native Americans and aboriginal Siberians may have shared a common language by Tia Ghose Mother Nature Network

    13 March Using technology to try to halt death of 3,000+ languages by 2100 by Jessica McKenzie Tech President

    13 March Mundine says he’s ‘not a supporter of Aboriginal English’ by Malarndirri McCarthy NITV

    13 March April Charlo is new NKWusm Executive Director by Adriana Fehrs Char-Koosta News

    12 March Linguistic light on a continent’s peopling by Nicholas Wade New York Times

    12 March Ancient migration patterns to North America are hidden in languages spoken today by Joseph Stromberg Smithsonian Magazine

    12 March No English please, we’re Gambians SBS

    11 March Native advocates ramp up support for Sen. Tester’s language bill by Rob Capriccioso Indian Country Today Media Network

    11 March Indigenous album gives language new life by Annie Louey Arts Hub

    11 March First indigenous Water to Water Festival in Mornington Peninsula promotes cross-cultural awareness by Sharon Green Herald Sun

    11 March Indigenous languages continue to fade PS News

    7 March Academic book about local tribal language published Charlevoix Courier

    7 March Music could save Louisiana language of Mobilian by Heath Allen WDSU

    7 March Natividad Medical Foundation Announces Indigenous Interpreting+ Community and Medical Interpreting Business Market Wired

    7 March CTLLSM concerned over dying tribal languages E-Pao

    6 March A word in your ear: Indigenous language ABC Sunshine Coast

    6 March Natividad hospital program connects with Salinas’ indigenous community by Claudia Meléndez Salinas Monterey Herald

    1 March Native American Choctaw Nation fights to revive culture in one of Barack Obama’s ‘promise zones’ by Michael Vincent ABC

  • February 2014

    28 February Honduras launches online dictionary of Indigenous languages Global Voices

    28 February Indigenous Tweets #IDML14 Roundup by Kevin Scannell Rising Voices

    26 February Local tongues make empowered citizens by Shigeru Aoyagi The Asian Age

    26 February CIIL to document 500 endangered Indian languages Jagran Josh

    26 February Primary school textbooks in 8 languages launched Daily Star

    26 February ‘More than 400 Nigerian indigenous languages are endangered’ Vanguard

    26 February Nigerian languages are in danger - association cries out by Ugochukwu Onyeocha Daily Times

    25 February Sleeping language waking up thanks to Wampanoag reclamation project by Christina Rose Indian Country Today Media Network

    25 February Workshop on endangered tribal languages begins Times of India

    25 February Inuit language celebration underway in Nunavut, Canada by Eilís Quinn Alaska Dispatch

    25 February CIIL to document 500 endangered languages The Hindu

    24 February Boost for NSW Indigenous language learning by Darren Mara SBS

    24 February Guest opinion: Montanans must work to revitalise Native languages by Clara Caufield Billings Gazette

    24 February Mother tongue language plan flops by Ntando Makhubu and Kevin Lancaster IOL News

    23 February Dozen languages in Gujarat with only 500 speakers by Parth Shastri Times of India

    22 February Gondi script gets new lease of life Times of India

    22 February Language work brings reward by Jason Pan Taipei Times

    22 February Cherokee Nation celebrates Cherokee translators’ progress by Julie Hubbard Native Times

    22 February Burki language exposed to extinction The News

    22 February Mother tongue day: Save indigenous languages, promote diversity by Waqas Naeem Express Tribune

    21 February Top 10 things you need to know about endangered languages by Anna Luisa Daigneault Living Tongues

    21 February International Mother Language Day by Colleen Fitzgerald Native Times

    21 February Professor helms language preservation projects by Jamie Slater The Hoya

    21 February Initiative on to save indigenous languages by Mahbubur Rahman Khan Daily Star

    21 February Voices from the past: songs from dying languages by Saffron Howden Sydney Morning Herald

    21 February Indigenous communities demand legislation to protect mother tongues by Belinda Torres-Leclercq Santiago Times

    21 February Native History: Inaugural edition of ‘Cherokee Phoenix’ published by Alysa Landry Indian Country Today Media Network

    20 February The race to save endangered languages UBC News

    20 February Govt tasked on indigenous language policy The Herald

    20 February Anthropologist writes text in Native language for Indigenous Guatemalan town, helps to preserve history and culture by Mike Nace Bio News Texas

    20 February $2.6M for Indigenous Language Projects Pro Bono News

    20 February Researchers use music to preserve Aboriginal language by Danny Teece-Johnson SBS

    20 February Culture nest to ensure Gumbaynggir language isn’t lost Coffs Coast Advocate

    19 February We have our own talk by Joanna Eede Survival

    19 February Jacqueline Pata is Indian Country’s voice in D.C. by Maggie Dunne Daily Beast

    19 February Worth of words eKantipur

    19 February Call to teach indigenous languages in schools by Spencer Howson ABC Brisbane

    19 February Indigenous language project launch in Coffs Harbour by John Ross NBN News

    19 February Cultural ‘nests’ to help keep Aboriginal languages alive by Rick Morton The Australian

    19 February Aboriginal language project launched in Coffs Harbour ABC News

    18 February Bill making 20 Native languages official advances by Mike Coppock Peninsula Clarion

    18 February Noongar stories resonate across time by Heather Zubek The West Australian

    17 February Linguist shines light on endangered Indonesian languages by Linda B. Glaser Cornell Chronicle

    17 February International Mother Language Day by Tamim Sujat McGill Daily

    17 February Central Institute of Indian Languages to provide fillip to Birhors Avenue Mail

    17 February Mid-west group gets helping hand to preserve Indigenous language ABC Indigenous

    16 February The amazing endangered languages of Russia by Britt Peterson Boston Globe

    14 February The 1491s present Love Words from Turtle Island Indian Country Today Media Network

    14 February Indigenous languages: calls for protection by Jacqui Feros The Standard

    14 February Tatung man keeps Atayal culture alive with weekend class by Shih Chih-ju and Jake Chung Taipei Times

    14 February Aboriginal languages and stories to be preserved in recordings by Ebonnie Spriggs ABC

    13 February Noongar ‘Wikipedia’ helps preserve language by Katrin Long ABC Indigenous

    12 February Historic course for CSU by Stephanie Muir The Leader

    12 February Te Reo strategy should focus on tribal dialects - tribe Radio New Zealand

    11 February Funding to preserve Indigenous language PS News

    11 February New media to throw a lifeline to an ancient language UWA News

    9 February Death of a language Daily Star

    7 February Last known native speaker of tribal Klallam language Hazel Sampson dies aged 103 by Tim Walker The Independent

    6 February Klallam woman who was last to speak tribal language from birth dies at 103 The Oregonian

    3 February Consultation on proposed Maori Language Strategy Voxy

    3 February Call for compensation over 'stolen' Indigenous languages by Tara Callinan NITV

    3 February Native language spotlighted during Coca-Cola Super Bowl ad Indian Country Today Media Network

    1 February Paiute elder rescues language near extinction by Ed Vogel Review Journal

  • January 2014

    30 January Helping tribal youth to connect with peers New Indian Express

    30 January Indigenous African language class sates curiosity for free by Erin Serpico The Diamondback

    29 January UA, Google creating digital maps to help preserve cultural heritage of Russian community by Yara Askar UA News

    29 January Varsity teachers want local languages used in schools PM News

    27 January New degree offered Radio New Zealand

    26 January New program pairs elders, students in hope of restoring Tlingit language by Laurel Andrews Alaska Dispatch

    26 January US linguists' web map preserves China's dialects by Lu Feiran CCTV

    25 January North Idaho College offers instruction in Coeur d'Alene language by Becky Kramer Spokesman-Review

    24 January tu’uk aa mäjtsk aa: a few words in Mixe Endangered Language Alliance

    23 January Language can never be preserved with force, says Akademi awardee Times of India

    23 January Tester, Johnson, Begich and Schatz introduce Native languages bill Char-Koosta News

    22 January Despite limited resources, indigenous-language programs persevere in B.C. by Stephanie Wood

    22 January UGC sanctions centre for preserving endangered languages Business Standard

    21 January Indigenous educators learn from Hawaiian language renewal University of Hawai'i News

    21 January Aboriginal words worth remembering by Ailsa Piper Eureka Street

    21 January Smithsonian archives preserve lost and dying languages Washington Post

    20 January Zimbabwe: SOS for literature in Indigenous languages by Stanely Mushava All Africa

    20 January Students get an immersion in an endangered language, and their heritage, at the Yiddish Farm by Justin Rocket Silverman NY Daily News

    19 January The beauty of language by Kerry Benjoe The Star Phoenix

    17 January Senators fight to preserve tribal cultures through Native languages by Sen. Tim Johnson Indian Country Today Media Network

    17 January Bill would reward schools that teach all curriculum in Native American languages by Bridget Johnson PJ Media

    16 January Documenting the Desano indigenous language of Brazil and Colombia by Susan Bell Phys.Org

    16 January Tester, in line to be SCIA chair, to introduce Indian School Language Bill by Rob Capriccioso Indian Country Today Media Network

    16 January Promoting the beauty of traditional languages (with video) Leader-Post

    15 January Taiwan visit plants seed for creative collaboration by Joe Dawson Auckland Now

    15 January The endangered Osage language gets a unicode-friendly alphabet by Brian Martucci The Line

    15 January UAA offers Alaska Native words of welcome Anchorage Daily News

    13 January Using language as instrument of national identity by Obike Ukoh Nigerian Observer

    13 January Opening held for college of Hawaiian language building by Dave Smith Big Island Now

    10 January Living Indigenous languages by Allison Worrall Right Now

    9 January Lawmakers propose adding Alaska Native languages to list of official tongues by Alex DeMarban Alaska Dispatch

    9 January Regional languages to be included in Balochistan curriculum by Syed Ali Shah Dawn

    9 January Dollars thwarted Hawke language policy by Bernard Lane The Australian

    9 January In Chiapas, Mayans get Mass, sacraments in two of their languages Catholic Sentinel

    8 January The Endangered Alphabets Project finds partners around the world by Ethan de Seife Seven Days

    8 January Researcher documents indigenous language in danger of extinction by Susan Bell

    7 January Pope Francis approves Mayan mass, opens up liturgy in Indigenous languages Tzotzil and Tzeltal Huffington Post

    7 January Cherokee language added to Microsoft Office Web Apps Cherokee Nation

    7 January Conference looks to revitalise Dene language by Frank Peebles The Prince George Citizen

    5 January Great shame of language News 24

    3 January Last monolingual Chickasaw citizen walks on at 93 Indian Country Today Media Network

    3 January Bilingual Indians preserve native languages: Experts by Jackson Jose Deccan Chronicle

    2 January How language seems to shape one's view of the world by Alan Yu North Country Public Radio

    2 January UBC Linguistics initiative helps preserve endangered languages by April van Ert Arts Wire

    1 January A Mexican Coachella gives new meaning to 'roots rock' by Richard Fausset LA Times

  • December 2013

    31 December Opinion: Reclaiming ourselves one name at a time by Christi Belcourt CBC News

    30 December Preventing Language Loss: A 3-Step Process by Lisa Phu Alaska Public Media

    29 December Social media rescues dying Indian languages by Bijoyeta Das Al Jazeera

    28 December Ukhozi FM honoured for promoting Zulu language SABC

    27 December Spokane Indians take historic step with logo in Salish language by Rodney Harwood Indian Country Today Media Network

    26 December Oklahoma students earn credit for American Indian language classes by Henry Dolive Tulsa World

    25 December Will Middle East's Aramaic language survive? by Dina al-Shibeeb Al Arabiya News

    24 December Rule change helps schools teach tribal languages by Henry Dolive News OK

    23 December Bringing Aboriginal culture to the classroom by Heidi Ulrichsen Northern Life

    22 December CMO seeks reports on tribal education Times of India

    22 December Govt assurance barely sees progress Daily Star

    22 December Mexico's indigenous languages get nod from the Church by Will Grant BBC News

    19 December After six years and $2.2 million, school fights to save the Lakota language by Daniel Simmons-Ritchie Rapid City Journal

    19 December Maori in danger of losing te reo by Arielle Monk The Press

    18 December Cree language students sharing stories with incarcerated youth CTV News

    17 December Tathra school launches Yuin language book by Josh Bartlett Bega District News

    17 December Facebook adds Guarani language support with Tigo Paraguay Telecompaper

    17 December Christmas Playlist: 5 Classic Carols in Native Languages Indian Country Today Media Network

    14 December Hometown U: Professor sees tremendous vitality where Alaska's languages clash by Kathleen McCoy Anchorage Daily News

    14 December The Menominee tribe's struggle: How a casino would help by James E. Causey Journal Sentinel

    13 December Ho-Chunk pay tribute to code talkers in special ceremony in Baraboo by Jason Stein Journal Sentinel

    11 December Thornbury Primary School string together hymns for Northcote's Carols in All Nations by Julia Irwin Herald Sun

    11 December Google will now translate Nepali language Ekantipur

    11 December Overcoming linguistic taboos: Lessons from Australia Science Codex

    10 December Common Core: A tribal perspective by Kevin Shendo Christian Science Monitor

    9 December Digital Rosetta Stone wins software challenge by Annie Rahilly The Age

    9 December From Afrikaans to Zulu, South Africa's languages have stories to tell by Patrick Cox PRI

    9 December CN Translation Dept. translated Yale's archived documents Cherokee Phoenix

    7 December State announces tribal language preservation efforts Lake County Leader

    5 December Documenting a dying language by Barbara Bamberger Jerusalem Post

    5 December Guarani language on Paraguay Facebook for 3 months Washington Post

    5 December South Arabian languages face threat Arab News

    4 December How the internet is killing the world's languages by Caitlin Dewey Washington Post

    4 December Indigenous languages crucial to cultural flourishing by Chelsea Vowel Rabble

    4 December Smithsonian gets $1M to save endangered languages Seattle Pi

    3 December Globalization helps preserve endangered languages by Mark Turin Yale Global

    3 December How to save an endangered language by Lisa Phu Alaska Public Media

    3 December Morocco Berbers struggle to be heard despite nod to language Global Post

    3 December Aboriginal culture, language lauded by Ma Taiwan Today

    2 December Austronesian conference seeking to promote aboriginal exchanges Focus Taiwan

    1 December Teaching the Lakota language to the Lakota by Kayla Gahagan Al Jazeera

  • November 2013

    30 November Mexico's Indigenous: 26.8% illiteracy among those who speak an Indigenous language by Laura Poy Solano Mexico Voices

    29 November Leader in preserving Blackfoot language Darrell Kip walks on Indian Country Today Media Network

    29 November Native Americans practice, preserve, live indigenous languages by Andi Murphy Las Cruces Sun News

    28 November Technology brings traditional stories to life on the Murray Darling by Elise Pianegonda ABC News

    27 November Gumbaynggirr in Song by Liz Keen and Fi Poole ABC Local

    27 November Revitalizing Indigenous languages by Jenny Shen McGill Tribune

    26 November Tribal leaders share heritage at PSU by Sarah Gooding The Morning Sun

    26 November Yirrkala celebrates 40 years of bilingual education by Trevor Stockley Reconciliation Australia Blog

    25 November Priest's film features in Goa festival by C.M. Paul Don Bosco India

    25 November UH Hilo honored for Hawaiian language revitalisation by Emilie Howlett University of Hawai'i News

    24 November Apathy towards African language discourages writers by Lucas Mothibedi SABC

    24 November Ashafa: Indigenous languages critical to national development by Gboyega Akinsanmi This Day Live

    23 November Native American Heritage Month - Preserving, living indigenous languages by Andi Murphy Las Cruces Sun News

    23 November Leader in preserving Blackfoot culture dies by Scott Thompson and Briana Wipf Seattle Pi

    23 November Helsinki opens doors to first Northern Sámi language immersion classes YLE

    21 November Indigenous language panacea for National devt - Ashafa by Olasunkanmi Akoni Vanguard

    20 November Native Americans who used their language as code during WWII to receive special honour The Journal

    20 November Unbreakable: Native American 'code talkers' helped beat Germans by Ivan Couronne SKN Vibes

    19 November Tlingit code talkers to be honored for wartime service by Jennifer Canfield Juneau Empire

    19 November Australia is the place of vanishing languages by Chris Raja ABC Indigenous

    16 November Nigeria: Kebbi - The Dying Languages of Illo by Tadaferua Ujorha All Africa

    15 November YUCAIPA: Children learn about Native American culture by Penny E. Schwartz Press-Enterprise

    14 November Awakening the language and culture of ancient Maya by Rachel Bruton National Geographic

    14 November Tlingit ventriloquism, a way to keep the language alive by Lisa Phu KTOO

    13 November Veteran US poet Bob Holman redefines the value of Aboriginal language and culture CAAMA

    13 November South Africa: Public comment sought on African languages policy All Africa

    13 November Language nests: a way to revive Indigenous languages at risk by Claire Bowern The Conversation

    12 November War of the Words by Matthew J. Watson Harvard Crimson

    12 November Importance of Language and Culture on Agenda at NIEA Convention by Christina Rose Indian Country Today Media Network

    12 November Globalization damaging smaller languages Assam Tribune

    12 November Bush school's fear for language program by Emma Sleath ABC Alice Springs

    12 November Preserving native languages by Sherri Cruz Orange County Register

    11 November Learning together by Amy Fletcher Juneau Empire

    11 November Gov. Steve Bullock talks tribal language and increasing the native vote by Rob Capriccioso Indian Country Today Media Network

    11 November The language question in Nigeria by Dare Adkanmbi Tribune

    9 November Klingon's connection: 'Star Trek' helps revitalise Ohlone language by Samantha Clark Santa Cruz Sentinel

    8 November Colombia: Indigenous people read, write with digital tablets by Juan Carlos Rocha Infosurhoy

    7 November Delegation to celebrate contributions of code talkers in gold medal ceremony Native American Times

    7 November Tlingit clan conference in Juneau focusing on language, traditions The Republic

    7 November Montana Governor announces tribal language preservation efforts by Mike Wessler Native Times

    6 November Bullock announces tribal language preservation projects by Briana Wipf Great Falls Tribune

    6 November Tribe plans to open Wampanoag language charter school by Sean F. Driscoll Cape Cod Times

    5 November Saving the language of the Lakota by Christopher Ives Rapid City Journal

    5 November Idaho's first public Native American language school works to preserve Shoshone culture by Adam Cotterell Boise State Public Radio

    1 November Language is a purely social tool; mother tongue is crucial by Scholastika Mbava Hausiku New Era