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Mandatory Native Curriculum Coming to OR
134,000 CA Acres Burn, Firefighter Dies
Indigenous Voices Are Needed
Swinomish Tribe to Deliver Dental Care
Who You Callin’ a Savage?
Cecil the Lion and #Native Lives Matter
The Week That Was
Deputy Chief Crittenden Honored by DAV
Commerce Over Culture at NMAI
Ray Halbritter Recognizes Suzan Harjo
Thrill Killing Cecil the Lion
Oil Leaked for 2 Weeks in Alberta Canada
Are We On the Rez Yet?
Video: Mashing Beans, Eating Squirrel
The Politics of Cigarette Litter
50 Provocative #DearNonNatives Tweets
Stranded Motorist Kills Crow Helpers
Cellmate Is Suspect in Death of Man
Amanda Blackhorse: NAJA Keynote Speaker
Fat Cat News; Mayan Mystery
Thing About Skins
Crow Reservation in Shock at Murder of Good Samaritans by Stranded Motorist
A beloved Crow couple is dead, their seven children...
Who You Callin’ a Savage? The Beauty and Brilliance of Indian Science
Conflicts between the scientific method and the power of...
Oil Sands Fail: Nexen Admits Spill Could Have Gone Undetected for Two Weeks
As crews continue scraping up two football fields’ worth of...
Manning: Sarah Lee Circle Bear Died While in Police Custody; Family Seeks Justice
The death of Sandra Bland, an African American woman who...
How Can Tribes Relate to Off-Reservation Citizens Better? Study Aims to Help
How do you define “home?” “Home is where one starts from”...
Here Is What We Know About the Death of Choctaw Medicine Man Rexdale W. Henry
Editor's Note: Indian Country Today is continuing to pursue...
Native American Studies
Remember the Removal Bike Ride Marks 175th Anniversary of the Cherokee Nation's Trail of Tears
The 2013 Remember the Removal Bike Ride is the fifth annual bicycle ride commemorating the forced removal of the Cherokee Nation from its homelands during the winter of 1838-39...
Art of the Nations: New Exhibits at the National Museum of the American Indian
Works displaying the talents of Native artists from all over Turtle Island -- Cheyenne River Reservation in Wyoming to Belize in Central America -- are being featured at the Smiths...
Oneida Indian Nation Congratulates Cooperstown Central School Board for Voting to Remove Redskins Mascot
The Cooperstown Central School Board of Education voted 6-1 Wednesday, March 6, to remove the Redskins mascot from its interscholastic athletic, extracurricular and academic progra...
Expansion Basketball Team Drops Culturally Offensive Nickname One Day After Announcing It
Though they are not scheduled to play their first game until this fall, an expansion team in the National Basketball League of Canada has already created a furor...
Two Native American Men Indicted for Unlawfully Selling Eagle and Hawk Feathers
U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom announced March 6 in a U.S. Department of Justice news release that Ruben Dean Littlehead, 38, Lawrence, Kansas, and Brian K...
Last Surviving Original Code Talker, Chester Nez, Speaks During Northland College's Indigenous Cultures Awareness Month
Indigenous Cultures Awareness Month at Northland College in Ashland, Wisconsin is underway, and it was kicked off in a grand way with a talk by a living hero...
Looking Back to the Future of VAWA: Suzan Shown Harjo: "Congress, Make the Streets Safe for Indian Women, Too"
In one of her columns for Indian Country Today , Suzan Shown Harjo wrote: "Only the reinstatement of tribal jurisdiction and remedies has a chance of reversing the epidemic levels ...
Head to Arizona for the Vine Deloria Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series
The prestigious Vine Deloria Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series is underway at the University of Arizona in Tucson...
Does Anyone Support D.C.'s NFL Team Using the Name Redskins? ESPN's 'Outside the Lines' Struggles to Find a Supporter
ESPN's Emmy Award-winning investigative news program Outside the Lines recently examined the Redskins naming controversy...
"Second Honoring: The Life of Russell Means" Celebration on 40th Anniversary of Wounded Knee Occupation
On Wednesday, February 27, the family of Russell Means will hold a celebration on Pine Ridge to honor the life of Oglala activitst Russell Means...
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