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By Leonard Tsosie Special to the Times Over 51,000 Navajo persons happily casted their ballots in the Aug. 26, 2014

Yá’át’ééh ałtaał’áásiiłgóó, shik’éí dóó shidiné’é, shihastóí, shizáanii. McKeon K. Dempsey dashijiní. Ádoone’é ígíí éí Kiiya’áanii Dine’é nishłí dóó Tsédeeshgiizhnii Dine’é

By Sami Jo Difuntorum Special to the Times As chairwoman of the National American Indian Housing Council, I applaud the

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was one of the most prolific leaders of the civil rights movement. He is remembered as a non-violent activist who stood for peace and equality.

It was an honor to represent the Navajo Nation as a Native Youth Ambassador at the 6th annual White House Tribal Nations Conference held Dec. 1-3 in Washington, D.C. I learned so much from listening to tribal leaders, attending the breakout sessions, and talking with the other 36 youth ambassadors representing their tribal nation.

Dec. 20 will be the last day to donate gently used coats for the Coat Drive I am hosting, as well as Toys for Tots.

By Carlyle Begay Special to the Times One of the most important stories from our past must remain a focus

To the people of the Navajo Nation: It is with sincere appreciation and humbleness that I say thank you — the voters and citizens of the Navajo Nation.

By McKeon Dempsey Miss Navajo Nation 2014-15 Yá’át’ééh shik’éí dóó shidiné’é, shihastóí, shizáanii. McKeon K. Dempsey dashijiní. çdoone’é ígíí éí

Guest Essay by Delegate Leonard Tsosie: ‘He had to “duck” into his black-shaded SUV to avoid the Navajo people. Such a sad sight and day.’