One hour after polls closed on Election Day, August 19,...
More than a month after a million gallons of briny...
I remember getting in trouble as a teenager. The story beat...
It’s a commonplace in the criminal justice system that a...
After weeks of lobbying by tribes and experts monitoring...
Private Juliet Striped Wolf, intelligence analyst with the...
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Indian Country Headline News

Jorge Martin Melchor
8/20/12
Javier Sicilia is a Mexican poet whose adult son was one of thousands of victims of Mexico's drug violence. He is leading a caravan across the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/12
Not only was 20-year-old Alaska Native student Lauren Sophia Ashana Johnson chosen to represent Alaska for the 100 year anniversary of the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washi...
ICTMN Staff
8/19/12
It's our weekly Sunday wrap-up of some of the big stories that came out of Indian country this week...
ICTMN Staff
8/18/12
On July 28 the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation elected Brian Geer as its new tribal chairman during the tribe’s annual meeting according to a Nation press release...
David P. Ball
8/18/12
A historic class action lawsuit by people who attended Indian Residential Schools as “day scholars” has begun to spread across Canada, bringing the total to 76 bands alleging wides...
Carol Berry
8/17/12
It was a conference on the complexities of American Indian civil rights, but it carried a timeless admonition that civil rights are human rights as expressed in a principled way of...
ICTMN Staff
8/17/12
On August 8, in front of a crowd of more than 100 people who attended an appreciation dinner, Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly delivered a moving speech to the clients of at the ...
ICTMN Staff
8/17/12
Indian Land Capital Company (ILCC)—a Native Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that helps tribes acquire lands for business development, housing and community-based...
ICTMN Staff
8/17/12
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's voucher program to privatize public education has come under fire recently for spending state tax dollars to teach Bible-based curriculum...
Lynn Armitage
8/16/12
For the past seven years, native women from all over the country, and from all stages of life, have come together in a collective show of support for one another at WEWIN’s ( Women...

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