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The Week That Was
2015 Pulitzer to Mandan History Book
‘Great Time to Be Studying Journalism’
Is Ohio Piling on Jim Obergefell?
The Epidemic of Early Death on the Rez
Museums Need to Form Parternerships
9 Bison Calves Born on Cherokee Nation
University Arguably Not Safe For Natives
Native Students, Jeff Bridges at LA Gala
Trahant: Investing in Native Youth
The Pope and Genocide
Photo: Cutest Pow Wow Kid of the Week
15 Bison Escape NY State Farm, Shot Dead
Read an Offensive 'Ridiculous Six' Scene
Video: ‘Sensitive? You Can Leave’
Ben Shelly Condemns Adam Sandler Film
Saving Bison; Saving Warthogs
Dissolving a Troubled District?
Jonodev Chaudhuri Is NIGC Chairman
Chief Wahoo vs. Baseball's First Indian
Thing About Skins
Russell Begaye Wins Navajo Election: Time to Unite and Move Forward
With a margin of more than 10,000 votes, Russell Begaye...
UN Special Rapporteur: We Must Hear Directly From World’s Indigenous Peoples
When Filipino Victoria Tauli-Corpuz (Igorot) was appointed...
Sexual Assault in Indian Country Is Subject of New Short Film, But More Funding Is Needed
She starred last year in Netflix’s award-winning political...
National Park Service Proposes Rule For Tribal Gathering and Removal of Plants
A proposed rule that would allow members of federally...
Hitting Pot Jackpot? Tribe Starts Medical Marijuana Cultivation
Another California tribe has announced its venture into the...
2016: Hillary Clinton Campaign Launches 'Native Americans For Hillary' Group
Presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton is once again...
Indian Country Headline News
Navajo Family Overjoyed to Receive 200th Home From IRT, Complete With Running Water
On August 16 in Gallup, New Mexico, incoming residents of the 200th house built free-of-charge by Operation Footprint for local, less fortunate Navajo families cut a red ribbon in ...
That Sinking Feeling
For centuries, the Guna (a.k.a. Kuna) Indians have successfully defended their territory on Panama’s Caribbean coast...
Too Many Scholarships, Not Enough Native Students Applying
Dr. Dean Chavers
In talking to my friend Al Paulson recently, it turned out we have a common problem. We can’t give away scholarships. What a shame...
Arizona Adopts Native American Language Teacher Certification Policy
A new policy will enable certified Native language speakers to teach their Native languages in Arizona classrooms...
Navajo Nation Cuts Budget by $5M; 28 Job to Be Cut
On August 27, the Navajo Council Budget and Finance Committee unanimously approved the Executive Branches Fiscal Year 2013 budget and with it came the news of 28 jobs being cut acc...
Pine Ridge Gets New Credit Union on Reservation With 'No Other Access to Federally Insured Financial Services'
Lakota Federal Credit Union , approved yesterday by the National Credit Union Administration , will hit the ground running with an office opening its doors in November 2012 in Kyle...
Interior Department Grants Shell Permission to Do Preliminary Drilling in Chukchi Sea
Environmentalists reacted strongly to the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) announcement on Thursday August 30 that Shell has been granted permission to do limi...
Hurricane Isaac: Damage But Not Widespread Devastation as Feared
Tribal officials were still sussing out damage to their territories on Thursday but on the whole expressed relief that they seemed to have been spared the worst of Hurricane Isaac...
Dozens of Indigenous People Allegedly Killed by Gold Miners in Venezuela
Illegal gold miners from Brazil may have killed dozens of Yanomami people in a remote area of the Venezuelan Amazon, according to reports from an indigenous organization there...
Blue Moon: Give This Month's Second Full Moon a Wink for Astronaut Neil Armstrong
On August 31, the moon will be full for the second time this month. Because of that, this one is called a blue moon—it almost never happens...
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