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The Week That Was: February 7, 2016
Assimilation, Integration, Colonization
Dem Presidential Election is Fixed
HA HA! Comic Jonny R's The Ojibwe Outlaw
Native Humor: Pow Wow Jokes & Stick NDNs
Diné Beads, Sells Sports Medallions
Yo Mackelmore! Gyasi's White Privilege 3
Omaha Superbowl Invite to Peyton Manning
Video: Rare Blue Whale Mother and Calf
College Fund Ad to Increase Enrollment
NMAI Profile: Ken St. Marks
Six Super Bowl 50 Prop Bets
Osage Nation Wins Bid on Turner Ranch
USDA Investments Impact Rural America
Brown Changes Fall Holiday to IPD
Hillary and Bernie, Mano y Mano
USDA Microloans to Farmers Purchase Land
LA Tribe Gets $48mn for Climate Move
Giant Lake Disappears!
Cherokee Elder Talks Candy and Santa
Thing About Skins
Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Get $48 Million to Move Off of Disappearing Louisiana Island
It has taken well over a decade of advocating on behalf of...
Navajo, Others Press Feds to Clean Up 15,000 Water-Poisoning Uranium Mines
Longtime Sanders, Arizona, resident Wayne Lynch was told in...
Ending All Native Homelessness Next Federal Target
The multi-agency effort just announced by the federal...
Rogue Agencies Can Ignore Historic Preservation Law
A lawsuit filed October 2015 by the Coyote Valley Band of...
Chili Yazzie: ‘Give Us Our One Day to Say Our Peace’
Duane “Chili” Yazzie delivered the keynote at The Red...
Ho-Chunk Homeless Vets Project Beats Federal Effort
The federal government recently announced grants of about $...
Elections 2012: Short Takes: Republicans, Again? And Free Markets in Indian Country
The online publication Politico says that Republicans are at it again and “in danger of blowing its shot at a majority for the second cycle in a row.” Turn back the clock two years...
Akaka and Washburn Speak at Alaska Federation of Natives Convention
Newly minted Assistant Interior Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn will speak at the convention of the Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN), along with outgoing U.S...
Elections 2012: A Real Tie? The Challenge of Governing America
How does the American electorate get past a tie? And what will it mean for actually governing?...
Elections 2012: Taking a Look at George McGovern, the First Barack Obama
George McGovern was Barack Obama before Obama...
Grand Ronde Tribal Elder Receives Two Awards in One Week
Though she received two prestigious awards in less than one week in September, that doesn’t begin to tell the story of Grand Ronde tribal elder Kathryn Harrison...
IHS Advocates Optimism Despite Uncertainty About Affordable Care Act
The Indian Health Service (IHS) and its clients face some uncertainty with the advent of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and federal belt-tightening, but continuation of services—eve...
Arizona’s Native Vote Could Help Sway a Democratic Majority in Senate
With Arizona poised to help decide the partisan balance in the U.S. Senate, competition in the state’s race is fierce...
Poarch Band Stops Controversial Casino Expansion on Hickory Ground Sacred Site
Gale Courey Toensing
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians has agreed to halt construction on the controversial expansion of its Wind Creek Casino Wetumpka at Hickory Ground in Alabama—a historic Muscogee (...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Talks Romney, Carcieri, Internet Gaming and Indians
Harry Reid, the Democratic leader of the U.S...
Romney and Obama Debate Keystone XL Pipeline
Never mind the Binders Full of Women. “We’re going to bring that pipeline in from Canada. How in the world the president said no to that pipeline?...
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