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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
Examining the Connections Between Alzheimer’s and Military Veterans
MRI of Head Injury Alzheimer’s disease and dementia research can grow only within their available funding...
Supreme Court Approached on ICWA Issue
The Cherokee Nation and one of its members have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to decide issues raised by a ruling of the U.S...
A Focus on Indian Country: Alzheimer’s Council to Address Burdens for Native Families
American Indian families know full well the terrible emotional and financial burdens that often arise after a family member is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease...
SoCal Inter-Tribal Org Offers Kids Chance to Develop on the Court—and Off
The NBA finally returns on Christmas Day, but Native American kids in Southern California will have the opportunity to work on their basketball dreams the next two weekends—but wit...
Tribal College and Colorado University Partner to Provide Reservation Housing
The University of Colorado Boulder (CU-Boulder) and Oglala Lakota College (OLC) in Kyle, South Dakota have teamed up for a two-tiered architectural enterprise...
Chef Freddie Bitsoie Recommends a Cross-Cultural Celebration of Native Regional Winter Recipes
Chef Freddie Bitsoie (Courtesy of FJBits Concepts) Chef Freddie Bitsoie is on a mission to promote, demystify and define "Native American cuisine." Since the Diné chef studied the ...
Alzheimer’s Early Signs
You’re about to leave the house but can’t find your keys. You’re mystified, because you have a spot where you always put them...
Nashoba Youth Foundation Open Skateparks for a Healthy Indian Country
Mitchell Moya spends most of his time skateboarding at home on his front porch because there are no legal places for him to skateboard in his hometown of Heavener, Oklahoma...
She Helps Her People Avoid Diabetes
Helen Oliff for National Relief Charities
Exercising promotes weight loss and helps muscle cells use glucose...
Concern Growing Over Shortage of Native Physicians
Margaret Knight, executive director of the Association of American Indian Physicians The American Indian/Alaska Native population exceeds five million and has increased by 27 perce...
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