Sovereignty

September 19, 2013
By:
Gabriel S. Galanda

In 2001, the U.S. Supreme Court dealt a severe below to Indian sovereignty when it decided Nevada v.

September 10, 2013
By:
Jay Daniels

These past few weeks have created quite a stir within Indian country. The two most significant issues are the recent ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court remanding Baby v.

August 27, 2013
By:
Steven Newcomb

A number of fundamental assumptions inform my writing.

August 19, 2013
By:
Kevin K. Washburn

Late last year, the Department of the Interior was given the green light to work with Indian country to purchase fractionated trust lands or restricted interests from willing sellers at fair market value.

July 29, 2013
By:
Cedric Sunray

A month or so ago my inbox was flooded with emails letting me know that the federal recognition process was getting a giant overhaul. Accompanying the e-mails were attachments of letters, revised drafts, etc. Most seemed optimistic. My response was simple.

July 06, 2013
By:
Tex Hall

Concerning the White House Council on Native American Affairs: On behalf of the Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association and the Council of Large Tribes, “Thank you President Obama.”

June 26, 2013
By:
Steven Newcomb

In the foreword to Walter Echohawk’s book In the Light of Justice (Fulcrum 2013), S.

June 25, 2013
By:
Jennifer Gapetz

An open letter to the media:

June 08, 2013
By:
Peter d'Errico

"Appropriateness" was a theme at the 12th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, May 20 to 31.

May 22, 2013
By:
Chief Sidney Hill

Greetings  from the Chiefs, Clanmothers, Faithkeepers, and people of the Haudenosaunee Six Nations Confederacy, People of the Longhouse.

May 21, 2013
By:
Tally Monteau-Colombe

Mitakuyapi, Cante waste napeciyuzapi.

April 26, 2013
By:
Charles Kader

Sovereignty is a word with many meanings. The adaptation by Onkwehonweh (Original People) for common usage of this word most often relates to a hereditary political status that many have embraced.

April 15, 2013
By:
Charles Kader

Sovereignty is a word with many meanings. Because it is a Latin word in origination, adapted by the French language, there may be several definitions.

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