April 12, 2012
Bank Information Center

From the letter below: "For example, elimination of the senior level Indigenous Peoples’ Expert was a mistake – that position should be reinstated and the capacity of the Bank relating to indigenous peoples must be strengthened."



April 07, 2012
Chuck Trimble

A March 28 article from the Associated Press told of problems at the

March 23, 2012
Walter Lamar

The budget battles of 2012 struck a blow to key provisions of the Tribal Law and Order Act and although the proposed budget contains increases for some important programs, funding would still re

March 15, 2012
Tex Hall

Late last month the U.S. Treasury announced $3.6 billion in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocations.

March 15, 2012
Tanya Fiddler

Jobs, jobs, jobs. They're on everyone’s mind these days, and Creator knows our reservations are in dire need of jobs.

March 14, 2012
Harold Monteau

The Reservation Economic Summit, RES 2012, conference and trade show I recently attended experienced record attendance according to NCAIED

February 29, 2012
Chase Iron Eyes

September 17, 2011, Wall Street (USA), Zucotti Park (renamed Liberty Park by occupiers), hundreds heeded ADBUSTER’S call to Occupy Wall Street. Why? In Short, the stated reasons can be summed up with the goal of ending corporate greed’s death-lock on our democracy. When will it stop?

February 21, 2012
Dante Desiderio

Congress all but guaranteed tribal finance to be a clear winner in the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act.

February 02, 2012
Harold Monteau

What in the heck is a “plutarchy”? Well, it certainly is not an America where Pluto is the president.

January 06, 2012
Benjamin Nuvamsa

As you may know, the Hopi Tribe and Navajo Nation entered into three separate leases with Sentry Royalty Company (predecessor to Peabody Western C

January 04, 2012
Madeline Roanhorse

Two weeks ago, the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (Super Committee) failed to meet its legislative mandate of cutting $1.2 trillion from federal spending over 10 years.

December 30, 2011
Theodora Bird Bear

Dear ICT Editor:

December 24, 2011
Mark Trahant

I’ve been writing a lot lately about the Era of Contraction—the shrinking of the federal government—and what that policy means to

December 22, 2011
Vincent Schilling

I didn’t think much of a phone message I received when checking my voicemails at my office last week. The other voice on the line said something to the extent that they just wanted to verify a recent purchase.