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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
Hitting Pot Jackpot? Tribe Starts Medical Marijuana Cultivation
Another California tribe has announced its venture into the...
Killer Vapor: Your Vaping Teen Could Be Sucking Up Formaldehyde and Antifreeze
I’m not a smoker, never have been. Unless you count all the...
Millions of Montanans, Alaskans, Native Americans wait for Medicaid Expansion
The best case for Medicaid expansion in Alaska is being...
'Those Drunk Indians': What Indigenous Women Face Daily in Canada and Beyond
Editor’s Note: Last month a jury acquitted a man accused of...
Rape PTSD Equal To Effects of War
For many women, rape is a crime where the after-effects of...
Orofacial Clefts More Common in American Indian Births
No family is ever truly prepared to have their obstetrician...
Health & Wellness
Native AIDS Survivor Finds Empowerment Through Honesty, Fights for HIV Confidentiality Law
Isadore Boni, a San Carlos Apache member and AIDS survivor, completed his fourth half-marathon at his personal best time of two hours and 15 minutes on January 20...
Medicaid Funding Is Indian Health System’s ‘New Reality’ and It Can Continue to Grow
The Indian Health Service faces, what IHS Director Yvette Roubideaux calls, a “new reality” requiring a business model to match this era...
Testosterone Supplements To Help Men Lose Belly Fat, Prevent Diabetes
The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is bankrolling a $4.8 million study in Australia to test whether men can shed pounds and prevent diabetes through testoster...
Jacoby Ellsbury Coaches Navajo Kids at N7 Camp
More than 130 kids, many of them Navajo, practiced swinging the bat and played catch with Jacoby Ellsbury, Red Sox centerfielder of Navajo heritage and a member of the Colorado Riv...
CDC Report Highlights Need to Invigorate Services for Native Americans Living with HIV
The National Native American AIDS Prevention Center (NNAAPC) realesed the following press release to commend the CDC report that raises awareness of the need to close the gap in tr...
Notes From A Single Parent: Collecting Child Support in Indian Country, Part 2
Last week, I spoke about child support issues with Samantha (Greendeer) Skenandore, a Ho-Chunk/Oneida who works Of-Counsel at Shanker & Kewenvoyouma, PLLC, a national firm head...
The Origins of Golden Honey and its Gastronomic and Medicinal Uses
Our ancestors were wise to use natural sweeteners in moderation, like maple syrup, agave nectar and honey. We should avoid sugar when possible, whether we have diabetes or not...
Lakota Healthy Start Program Needs Permanent Home To Help At-Risk Moms and Babies
With 40 hours left to go, the IndieGogo.com campaign to raise funds for a home for the Lakota Healthy Start Program on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is still more than $23,000 ...
Cherokee Nation Boosts Health Employee Pay Roll by $5M to Compete With Urban Salaries
The Cherokee Nation is raising salaries for more than 200 employees at its eight health centers and W.W...
Native American Provisions of Violence Against Women Act Re-Introduced
Native Americans are getting a jump-start on lobbying the new 113 th Congress for passage of tribal provisions passed last year by the Senate but stalled in the House involving the...
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