Although attention to human trafficking has grown in the...
ICWA Hearings Melissa Clyde Nevaeh
John Echohawk had heard enough. On May 14, he had listened...
ALIIVE Native Youth Ambassadors New Years Eve
Incarcerated youth on the Lake Traverse Reservation in...
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in...
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with...
Like many indigenous experts and environmentalists, Iowa...
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Health & Wellness

ICTMN Staff
2/6/14
It is no secret that uranium mines have been contaminating the Navajo reservation and its inhabitants for decades. But it wasn’t always that way...
ICTMN Staff
2/6/14
Three American Indian tribes—the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, the Tulalip Tribes of Washington, and the Umatilla Tribes of Oregon—will be the first in the nation exercise their i...
Alysa Landry
2/6/14
Citing human and environmental health concerns and an uncertain future for fossil fuels, a growing group of Navajo citizens is calling on the Interior Department to reverse the tri...
Mary Annette Pember
2/6/14
The memories are coming back to her now in bits and pieces...
Darla Antoine
2/5/14
Our ancestors didn't have to decide beteween pesticide-free and regular foods or seeds. They weren't faced with potential ill effects of genetically modified crops...
Mark Trahant
2/5/14
On a tribal bulletin board this week these chilling words were posted: “Due to budget issues, Contract Health Service will be on Priority One until further notice.” Why are these w...
ICTMN Staff
2/3/14
The Standing Rock Sioux have declared a state of emergency over a lack of propane gas for heating during the coldest of winter weather...
Suzy 'Chapstick' Chaffee
2/3/14
On January 4, Pajarito Mountain Ski Area, nestled near New Mexico’s Bandelier Canyon Cliff Dwellings, launched an unprecedented snowsports outreach for the tribal youth of New Mexi...
ICTMN Staff
2/2/14
Violent crime occurs so pervasively around Native youth that they suffer from post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at the same rate as U.S...
Alysa Landry
2/1/14
The Navajo Nation Council on Thursday approved a 2-percent increase in sales tax for junk food sold on the 27,000-square-mile reservation, becoming the first tribe in the country t...

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