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San Francisco Giants Fans (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants May Ban ‘Culturally Insensitive’ Attire At AT&T Park

The San Francisco Giants organization is in the final steps of adopting a policy to ban fans from wearing “culturally-insensitive” attire at AT&T Park.

07/09/2014

Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

NorCal American Indian Tribe Pays For Ad Aimed At Washington Redskins During NBA Finals

An American Indian tribe that believes the Washington Redskins’ nickname is racist and should be changed has purchased a 60-second ad to air during halftime of Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

06/10/2014

A housing development under construction in Larkspur. (Land 8 Owner LLC)

Indian Village Paved Over During $55 Million Marin Housing Development

The artifacts were removed from the housing development site in Larkspur, reburied in an undisclosed location, and graded over once construction began this month.

04/23/2014

The entrance to Vallejo High School (CBS)

Vallejo School Votes Unanimously To Replace Apache Mascot

The Vallejo City Unified School District voted unanimously Wednesday night to replace the Apache mascot at Vallejo High School.

11/21/2013

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Native American Artifacts Unearthed At Novato Highway 101 Project Site

Highway workers have unearthed artifacts used by a Native American tribe as part of a paving project along Highway 101 north of Novato.

05/17/2013

Alcatraz Island (Photo credit by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Park Service Restores Alcatraz Graffiti Painted During Native American Occupation

The National Park Service has restored graffiti on Alcatraz that was painted during the island’s occupation by Native Americans in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

01/14/2013

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Petroglyph Carvings Sawed Off, Stolen From Lava Cliffs In Sierra Nevada

Carvings that graced the Sierra Nevada in California for thousands of years have fallen prey to modern thieves armed with power saws.

11/19/2012

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Best Ways To Celebrate Native American History And Culture In The Bay Area

In the United States, November has been set aside to honor the long history and achievements of America’s native people. Celebrate the month by visiting Native American exhibits and historic locations in the San Francisco Bay Area.

11/05/2012

Workers found human remains at this construction site in San Carlos on February 15, 2012. Authorities said the remains could be Native American. (CBS)

Skull, Bones Unearthed At San Carlos Construction Site

A construction crew unearthed human remains Wednesday morning while installing new plumbing lines in San Carlos, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.

02/16/2012

Alcatraz Island (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

Indigenous Americans Celebrate Alcatraz Occupation

Thousands gathered on Alcatraz Thanksgiving morning to commemorate the 42nd anniversary of the Native Americans original occupation of the island.

11/24/2011

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