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No Jail Time for Beer, Slur-Hurling Man
Seismic Testing Nixed for Season: Inuit
Celebrate Sheep—Symbols of the Good Life
Will Gay Marriage Split Indian Country?
What's on the Menu?
Manhattanhenge Adds Solar Magic to Grid
Oglala Do Not Claim Ellie Reynolds
Native Humor! Funny Sherman Alexie Quips
Embracing Your Powerful Inner Spirit
Online Challenges to Save Languages
NYT Flags Oak Flat: Ultimate Corruption
Warm-Blooded Fish; Apple Watch Dog
Freddie Gray and Baltimore's Urban India
Research Says the Inuit Came from Alaska
Thompson Wins Tewarraton Award Again
Lies Your Maps Tell You: Decolonial Atla
When Justice Doesn’t Work
How to Protect Native Children—and ICWA
John Sayles Seeks Cast for Carlisle Film
SLU Removes Statue of Priest and Natives
Thing About Skins
Trafficking in Native Communities
Although attention to human trafficking has grown in the...
War of Words: ICWA Hearings Reignite Ancient Clash Over Indian Children, Part 1
John Echohawk had heard enough. On May 14, he had listened...
Ending the Truancy to Prison Pipeline for Native Youth
Incarcerated youth on the Lake Traverse Reservation in...
Lakota Fight Suicide Spirit with Crowdfunding
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in...
Reversing Diabetes Rates In Indian Country
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with...
Video: Iowa Farmer Sees Climate Changes Accelerate Alarmingly
Like many indigenous experts and environmentalists, Iowa...
Health & Wellness
Where Domestic Violence Victims Can Go for Help
Ready to take that first step out of your violent situation? Contact any number of resources available both nationally and locally, online and in your community...
Domestic Violence: With the Right Support, You Can Build a Better Life
This column will mark the last in my series on domestic violence. How fitting that it comes at the start of a new year, a time when we have the highest hopes for our lives ahead...
Yellowstone River Oil Spill Raises Concerns About Keystone XL Impact
As ice continues to hamper cleanup efforts in the oil spill into the Yellowstone River, opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline are noting that the Poplar pipeline that ruptured meas...
Well For Culture: Christine Means Finds Strength With Yoga
“I teach yoga to elders in the Pueblo communities,” she told me when we first met last summer. The thought alone put a smile on my face. That is a truly awesome occupation...
UNITY Partners with Healthy Active Natives for Runners Dinner
About 100 Native runners participating in the annual PF Chang’s races showed up at UNITY’s headquarters for its annual Spaghetti Dinner for Native runners...
Can Youth Be Paid to Hit the Gym? Will They Keep Those Healthy Habits?
Zach Maxwell/Choctaw Nation
The Choctaw Nation is participating in a bold new diabetes prevention study called MOVE, launched by the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences C...
Groundbreaking Conference to Discuss Legalizing Marijuana in Indian Country
The legalization of marijuana is a growing trend in discussions from Washington, D.C. to state government offices and most recently on tribal reservations...
Grow Their Own! California Tribe Will Grow Medical Marijuana on Tribal Land
The Pinoleville Pomo Nation in northern California's Mendocino County is set to be the first tribe to grow and manufacture medical marijuana on tribal land...
First Nation Girl Who Refused Chemo for Leukemia Laid to Rest; Debate Rages on Care
The death of an 11-year-old First Nation girl of leukemia who relapsed a few months after foregoing chemotherapy has sparked a coroner’s investigation along with grief...
Well For Culture: Wellness as a Political Statement
“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it’s self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” - Audre Lorde, Caribbean-American writer, feminist & civil rights a...
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