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The Week That Was: August 28, 2016
Dakota Pipeline & 'Law of Christendom’
FCC Commissioner Visits NTU
Native Republicans Make Their Case
Celebrities Support Water Protectors
The Long Arc Is the Real Campaign
Age of Acorns: Sustaining Life for Years
Land Changed Forever By Man
Yurok Fire Emergency: Arson Suspected
Tragic Loss; Maine Squeeze
Chief Looking Horse’s Important Message
'We Treated Germany Better': O'Donnell
Natives Fighting for Voting Equality
Tribe to Develop $1.3M Retail Center
Seeking Food Sovereignty Through Seeds
Spokane Reservation Engulfed In Smoke
CFPB Is Barking Up the Wrong Tree
Turtle Island Tribes Meet Cuba
Confronting Feds: Malheur, Standing Rock
Osage Nation Takes Ted Turner's Ranch
Thing About Skins
Want to Earn Extra Cash Monitoring Food Prices on the Rez?
First Nations Development Institute is looking for people...
Make Mine a PB&J! Peanut Has Indigenous Roots
In modern American society, the peanut is ubiquitous....
Native Cooking: Simple Ways to Add Protein to Breakfast and Lunch
We can live without a lot of things, but protein isn’t one...
From Mexico to Montreal: Cesar Gachupin de Dios Makes Stone Soup at the First Peoples' Festival
“Cebolla, cilantro, epazote,” says Cesar Gachupin de Dios,...
USDA Awards $2.2M to Remote Native Villages
Once, rural Native communities were cut off from the rest...
Appaloosa Riders Complete 100-Mile Nez Perce Trail Ride
The Nez Perce Trail is rugged, and often remote, but 167...
Health & Wellness
Dale Carson Shares Secrets to Cooking Corn on the Cob
Dale Carson Sweet summertime and the easy, breezy days take me away to a time when I cooked outside in 90 degree heat next to a cooking fire hefting large clay cooking vessels and ...
Notes From a Single Mom: Fear Not—Take a Leap of Faith Into a New Life
Lynn Armitage Franklin Roosevelt said, “There’s nothing to fear but fear itself.” It was 1933, the Great Depression was in full swing and the country needed a pep talk...
At Least Two-Thirds of U.S. in Drought, Worst in 50 Years
Two-thirds of the United States is gripped in drought, the most severe bout since the 1950s, the National Climatic Data Center says in its latest report...
VA Discusses New Tactics For Processing Claims
On July 11, The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced several efforts geared toward the process of completing veterans’ disability claims faster and more accurately...
Lakota Community Battles Deadly Rodent-Spread Hantavirus
Patti Jo King
The Oglala Sioux Tribe (OST) has initiated an intensive awareness and prevention program in order to address a recent Hantavirus outbreak in the Pine Ridge Village District ...
Notes From a Single Mom: Loose Ties—What Should I Do With the Ex-in-Laws?
Lynn Armitage The graduation announcement sat on my kitchen counter for a month, staring me down. What to do, what to do?...
Ken Salazar Celebrates 'Let’s Move! in Indian Country' With Isleta Pueblo Youth
Students at Isleta Pueblo School shoot hoops with Salazar (Tami Heilemann, DOI Photographer) On Wednesday evening, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar asked a crowd of Native chi...
Exceptionally Engineered Drug-Smuggling Tunnel Discovered Beneath U.S.-Mexico Border
The 57-foot vertical shaft entrance to the tunnel on the U.S. side (Drug Enforcement Administration) U.S...
A 26-Year-Old Lakota Activist Campaigns to Make Plan B Available, Affordable to Native Women
Sunny Clifford, a 26-year-old Pine Ridge Tribal park ranger , has launched a Change.org petition that seeks to improve the quality of women’s lives by making Plan B available—and a...
Women’s Health Rights Advocate, Joan Dunlop, Walks On
Joan Dunlop, an advocate for women’s health rights, walked on June 29 at her home in Lakeville, Connecticut...
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