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Clinton Vies For Native American Support
Navajo Administration Forges On
Navajo Nation to Implement Jobs Program
'Native Guitars' to Rock ABQ April 22-24
Climate Change in Court in Europe
Maine Gov. Rejects Tribal Sovereignty
Racism Built on Stupid Myth
5 Pictures to Celebrate Ely S. Parker
Navajo Election: How We Got Here?
INFR Using Native Judges
Colonialism as Trickster
Agua Caliente’s Legal Tug-of-War
Inuit Fight to Save Marine Livelihood
‘Sovereignty’ vs. Original Independence
The Week That Was
Video: Strawberry Queen Talks Frugality
NMAI Profile: Robert J. Welch Jr.
Marijuana Is Not Harmless
Miss Indian World to End Reign
Thing About Skins
'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...
A Junk Food Tax in a Food Desert: Navajo Nation Tries to Curb Unhealthy Snacking
Be prepared to pay a little bit extra for that bag of Hot...
Food or Marijuana Production: Which Has a Better Return for Tribes?
Tribal Stewardship of Plant and Food Sovereignty was the...
April is Autism Awareness Month—Know the Signs
The Choctaw Nation is leading the way in autism education,...
Health & Wellness
Native Cooking: Mixing Up Something New With Cranberries
Of course there is nothing new under the sun, but a new combination of the old can be incredible...
Suicide on Reservations and the Need for More Studies
In the wake of the tragic suicide of legendary actor/comedian Robin Williams, after the initial wave of public shock, insight and awareness of the complexities of depression began ...
ICTMN Environmental Writer Terri Hansen on Diversity Travel Fellowship to ScienceWriters2014
Veteran environmental correspondent and Indian Country Today Media Network contributor Terri Hansen, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, is one of just five journalists to be awarded a di...
Gift of the Harvest—the Art and History of Ricing
Richard D. Ackley Jr.
It is early September as I steady our small canoe ( jiiman ), keeping my left foot in and my right foot out, while my cousin climbs aboard. It is time to harvest the wild rice...
Cherokee Nation to the Rescue With Clean Water to Stricken South Coffeyville Residents
When a water line broke in Oklahoma’s Nowata County, leaving 2,000 residents without potable or running water, the Cherokee Nation came to the rescue...
Tobacco May Be Key in New Medicines, In Fighting Ebola?
A misused gift that Native cultures of Turtle Island shared centuries ago with the world may finally be recognized for what tradition has always known it was...
A Martyr’s Crown: For My Grandmother During Domestic Violence Month (Poem)
Richard Walker, Mexican/Yaqui, is a newspaper editor in Kitsap County, Washington, and a correspondent for Indian Country Today Media Network...
Nowhere to Turn: Our Mental Health System Is Sick
Mary Annette Pember
“All we have for our daughter’s mental health rights is a bag of her ashes,” said Maurie Redfeather-Looking of Sacramento, California...
Columbus Need Not Apply: It’s ‘You’re Welcome Day’ in Canada, a.k.a. Thanksgiving
Canada dispenses with Columbus and dives right into Thanksgiving. Like the U.S. version, it is a celebration of harvest time...
Mercury in Fillings: Hidden Danger in Our Own Mouths
My fellow Rutland Vermont skier, Senator Jim Jeffords, passed on at age 80 in August, but his contributions live on...
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