Politics

August 17, 2015
By:
Steven Newcomb

On the basis of Christian bigotry, racism, and dominium from earlier generations, the United States have given themselves permission and are still giving themselves permission to take for

July 28, 2015
By:
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

On July 10 President Obama by proclamation created the Basin and Range National Monument in a remote wilderness region of southern Nevada.

July 22, 2015
By:
Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva

Ask any Native American tribe for a story about working with Congress and you’ll probably hear a story of frustration.

July 21, 2015
By:
Mike Myers

Over the past 30 years there has been the emergence of Indigenous economies being developed by Indigenous nations and entrepreneurs.

July 17, 2015
By:
Monique Vondall-Rieke

The announcement of A.D., et al. v.

July 10, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

An innocent woman minding her own business was killed by a convicted felon in the country illegally who was on the streets of San Francisco because the local jail had ignored a “detainer” from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

June 25, 2015
By:
Michael L. Connor

This week, the Department of the Interior hit a significant milestone, paying more than $500 million to approximately 30,000 individual landowners through the Land Buy-Back Program for Tri

June 22, 2015
By:
Steven Newcomb

“To many men the sense of domination is sweet...” writes Leonard Barnes in his book Empire or Democracy (1939).

June 19, 2015
By:
Gary Davis

On Tuesday, leaders from across Indian Country gathered in front of the U.S. Capitol for the New Day Now rally, hosted by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development during our Reservation Economic Summit (RES).

June 04, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

President Obama, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and much of the chattering class are focused on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a free trade agreement that will be a major symbol of Obama’s “pivot to Asia”—if it happens.

June 02, 2015
By:
Mary Ann Andreas

At the moment there has been a flurry of news reports about an unfortunate gesture by a U.S. Senate candidate in California who caricatured an Indian war cry. Apologies are already being made and the dust will soon settle.

May 31, 2015
By:
Brandon Ecoffey

The upcoming mayoral election in Rapid City, South Dakota may likely come down to the Native American vote.

May 27, 2015
By:
Bryan Newland

On May 14, the House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs conducted a hearing entitled:

Inadequate Standards for Trust Land Acquisition in the Indian Reorganization Act of 1934.

May 26, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

Op-ed writer’s note: The source for the content of communications between Justice Robert H. Jackson and President Harry S. Truman is Professor John Q. Barrett of St.

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