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The Week That Was: February 14, 2016
Food Fight! GOP Debate
Lloyd Kiva New’s 100th Birthday & Legacy
Video: In Memory of Raymond Hummingbird
USDA Allocates Nearly $6 Million
Don't Fall For 'Wound-A-Kneeism'
Red Lake High: 'Dream Team of the Week'
10 Funny Native-Style Valentine’s Gifts
Food Oppression: Mic Features Sioux Chef
Home Sweet New Home
Judgment Returns Remains to Tribe
Skins: No Dem. Deserves Our Vote (Yet)
Saved DiCaprio in The Revenant: RedCloud
February 14 MMIW Marches in Canada
Video: What Is the Heirloom Seed Program
To Change Congress: Rethink the Money
Koshare Dancers Guilty of Appropriation
Small Business to Insure, Protect Tribes
Holy Shih Tzu! Bernie Flies Coach
Gold King Mine Spill: Concerns Persist
Thing About Skins
Ending All Native Homelessness Next Federal Target
The multi-agency effort just announced by the federal...
Ho-Chunk Homeless Vets Project Beats Federal Effort
The federal government recently announced grants of about $...
Soldiers Unknown: Graphic Novelist Chag Lowry on World War I’s Native Warriors
The wars of the past 70 years, such as World War II, Korea...
VA Healthcare Astro-turfed: Debts to Warriors, Part IV
Part III of this series listed the veterans’ organizations...
Rise of the Chicken Hawks: Debts to Warriors III
The World War II generation shook up the old idea that only...
Excellent Care If You Can Get It: The Debts to Our Warriors, Part II
The VA—formerly the Veteran’s Administration and now the...
Seminoles Initiate Native American Veterans Memorial Statue – Part 3
Tina Osceola, Executive Assistant to the Chairman of the Seminole Indian Tribe of Florida, discussed an initiative headed by the Seminole Tribe with Kimberlie Acosta and IndianCoun...
Judge Platero Appointed to Tribal-State Judicial Consortium
The Tribal State Judicial Consortium, represented by Honorable Charles W...
Geronimo Living Strong
While talk has turned to an apology from President Barack Obama for the recent use of American Indian hero Geronimo’s name being used in reference to the death of Osama bin Laden, ...
Veteran Affairs Promotes Tribal Government Relations
Alaska Natives in Bethel, Alaska recently had a chance to discuss Veteran Affairs health care issues with top U.S. officials. Eric K...
New Bill Would Authorize Federally Funded Abortions for Servicewomen
New proposed legislation would allow servicewomen receiving care through the Indian Health Services (IHS), Medicare recipients and federal employees not in the military to use fede...
Legal Scholar Matthew Fletcher on Government Slurs of Indians and U.S. Law
Gale Courey Toensing
Dr. Matthew L.M. Fletcher is an Associate Professor at Michigan State University College of Law and Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center...
Andrew Jackson’s Actions Model Anti-Speech, Perpetual War Legislation
Gale Courey Toensing
Andrew Jackson ’s illegal and heavily censured actions during the First Seminole War in 1817 were cited recently during the military trial of a Guantanamo prisoner and was used as ...
A Sense of Duty: Dwight W. Birdwell
Dwight W. Birdwell is a decorated hero of the battle over Tan Son Nhut Air Base during the Tet Offensive in the Vietnam War...
New Organization Advocates for Underserved Native Veterans
Patti Jo King
When one Oklahoma Choctaw veteran found himself in need of comprehensive medical care in 2002, he encountered a problem common to many American Indian veterans...
Honorary Parade Marshal
The Armed Forces Day parade in Flagstaff, Arizona, which had a theme of “Arizona’s Military History,” saw Hopi Tribe Chairman LeRoy N...
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