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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
NICWA Conference Addresses Challenges of the Indian Child Welfare Act
Mary Annette Pember
Terry Cross Although, the U.S...
VAWA Passes Senate With Major Tribal Court Provisions; Status Quo for Alaska Natives
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate voted 68 – 31 on April 26 to approve the Violence against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization...
More Conservatives Criticize Tribal Courts; White House Rebuts
WASHINGTON – More foes of tribal courts are making themselves known in the battle to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), legislation currently under consideration in...
Inuit Urge Cooperation Between Science and Ancient Wisdom Amid Sobering Arctic Findings
A new study released at this week’s International Polar Year Conference finds the energy dynamics of the Arctic Ocean changing drastically, and in ways not foreseen by previous cli...
Southern California Tribes Unite to Show Support for Reinstating the Violence Against Women Act
Roughly 200 Indians from various Southern California Indian tribes held a walk to increase awareness of sexual assault against Native women and to show support for the Violence Aga...
Red Lake Artist Paints Mural for Suicide Prevention Campaign With Focus on Youth Bullying
THRIVE, the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board’s suicide prevention project, recently launched an American Indian- and Alaska Native-specific suicide prevention media camp...
Senate Women Safety Legislation to Exclude 40 Percent of Tribes
WASHINGTON – Approximately 230 out of the 566 federally recognized tribes would not be covered under tribal provisions of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization, cur...
Sitting Too Long Shortens Life
A new study of more than 200,000 Australians confirms sitting down for lengthy periods of time on a regular basis decreases your lifespan, reported The Atlantic ...
Aboriginal Health Services Decimated by Federal Cuts
More indigenous health programs have come under the budget axe, and Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq has come under fire...
Saginaw Chippewa Victim of Crime Honored With Tree Planting Ceremony
During National Crime Victims’ Rights Week , recognized April 22-28, federal attorneys will join the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe in Mount Pleasant, Michigan, to honor Iva Fuller,...
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