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Articles by Editor at Large Tristan Ahtone

Tristan Ahtone is a member of the Kiowa Tribe. He previously served as editor in chief at the Texas Observer and as the Indigenous affairs editor at High Country News. You can reach him at

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This week, Grist, The Associated Press, and the Indigenous Journalists Association will launch an international convening to explore reporting collaborations between Indigenous reporters at nearly a dozen newspaper, radio, television, and online outlets. The Global Indigenous Journalism Convening brings together reporters, editors, and producers from Indigenous outlets and Indigenous affairs desks from four countries and more than a dozen tribes, communities, and nations.

Sponsored by the Doris Duke Foundation, the convening will provide a unique opportunity to foster international relationships for story sharing, cultural exchanges, and insights into stories and investigations important to the Indigenous world. Participating outlets include Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (Canada), Hawai’i Public Radio (U.S.), High Country News (U.S.), ICT (U.S.), IndigiNews (Canada), Mongabay (international), National Indigenous Television (Australia), Navajo Times (U.S.), Osage News (U.S.), and Whakaata Māori (New Zealand). Supporting organizations in attendance will include Global Investigative Journalism Networ... Read more

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