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NMAI Profile: Lisa Johnson-Billy
Blue Stone: Built on Client Success
Indigenous Views: Hickeys and Cleavage
Fashion Exploiting Native Wear is Racist
Navajo Nation Could Lose Housing Money
Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Thing About Skins
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Offers 5 Tips for a Healthy Heart
Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in...
Spate of Youth Suicides Shake Pine Ridge Reservation
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine...
Proceed With Caution: A Warning to Tribes Wanting to Grow Medical Marijuana
California’s Pinoleville Pomo Nation is poised to become...
For Indian Health, Burwell-Roubideaux Relationship Takes Center Stage
Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (...
Don’t Let Another Shotpouch Walk on Without Passing Down Herbal Healing Wisdom
Call him Shotpouch. That’s not his name, but I don’t have...
Obama Wants Tribal Contract Support Cost Payments to be Non-Discretionary
In a dramatic change of policy that is likely to be...
Health & Wellness
Tribes Get $11.3 Million in Federal Grants to Combat Chronic Disease
Twenty-two tribes and indigenous organizations in 15 states will receive a total of $11.3 million in grants from the Centers for Disease Control to combat chronic diseases commonly...
Erasing Genocide and Fantasizing Honor with Tilden’s ‘Indian’
Richard Clark Eckert
First Peoples are all too familiar with disparaging “fantasies of honor.” By “fantasies of honor” I mean those wooden Indians holding boxes of cigars, sacred artifacts suffocated i...
4 Ways to Prevent Childhood Obesity
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and a growing concern among American Indian children...
Cherokee Student Leading 25,000-Member Oklahoma FFA
The 25,000-member Oklahoma FFA is being led by a 19-year-old Cherokee citizen...
Biggest Climate March in History a Watershed Moment for Indigenous Peoples
Monumental. Empowering. Unifying. Such were the strong sentiments evoked among Indigenous Peoples who helped lead off the People’s Climate March on September 21...
Native Farmers Band Together to Distribute Remaining $380M of Keepseagle
When the U.S...
The Search for Water, Dog Attacks and Death: My 100 Miles on The Long Walk
The Long Walk was the 1860s forced removal of the Navajo people from their ancient homelands in what is now the area of northeastern Arizona to the Bosque Redondo Reservation in Fo...
EPA Climate Justice Blog: Collaborating for Sustainable Environmental and Social Change
Dr. Mildred McClain, EPA
Residents living in the Hudson Hill neighborhood of Savannah, Georgia, had long complained about damage to their health and homes due to emissions from the paper mill located withi...
Tribe to Break Ground on Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Facility
Lac du Flambeau Band
On Thursday, September 18, the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for a new community based residential facility—Gookomis En...
Tuberculosis Brought to Turtle Island by Seals and Sea Lions, Not Europeans: DNA Study
European settlers have long been seen as bringing scourge after scourge of disease to Turtle Island...
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