Carol Berry, Today correspondent
8/9/09
DENVER – Blood quantum rules could infuse some life into an Indian health system that is “starved, but not broken,” answering an oft-repeated theme at a recent IHS summit...
Steven Newcomb
8/8/09
I n 1972, Vine Deloria Jr. wrote “An Open Letter to the Heads of the Christian Churches in America,” in which he challenged the Doctrine of Discovery...
Letter to the Editor
8/7/09
R egarding “Micmacs acquire 600 acres of trust land on former air force base;” your article says they are going to store coal contaminants...
Charles E. Trimble
8/7/09
I n the final months of 2008, as I watched some of America’s largest financial institutions teeter on the verge of bankruptcy, and some of the financial giants fail, I thought of m...
8/7/09
A new administration has brought a change of view about the legality of native Hawaiians establishing their own government...
Sam Laskaris, Today correspondent
8/7/09
T hough he’s heading into his third National Football League season, Allen Barbre is going to have to make plenty of adjustments this season...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/7/09
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine – For the second time in four months, the unelected chief and council of the Aroostook Band of Micmac Indians have rejected a petition from tribal citizens seek...
Staff reports
8/7/09
NEW YORK – Gail Bruce and Michael Chapman, co-founders of UNRESERVED: American Indian Fashion and Art Alliance, announced a grant of $400,000 from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation...
Kaitlin Manry, The Herald of Everett
8/8/09
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) – A 16-year-old boy with a red-and-black-checked bandana knotted around his neck leaned over a notebook and penned rap lyrics...
Letter to the Editor
8/7/09
T he U.S. Treasury used to mint gold and silver into coins. Later, when paper money was issued by the Treasury, it was backed by gold or silver...

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