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Burmese or Brazilian? Matika Wilbur Quiz
What’s Going on With Congress?
Walking the Healing Path Begins Oct. 14
AMERIND Statement on Passing of Chico
Alaska 1st State to Rename Columbus Day
Youth and Elders Come Together To Stop S
A New (Old) Way to Govern Indian Country
Scientists Can't Understand Tree of Life
How You Should REALLY Celebrate Columbus
Houska: California Outs Native Slur
How to Help California Wildfire Victims
Pomo Indians Aid Wildfire Victims
VIDEO: Horrible Facts about #Columbus
Berkeley Leading the Way for
Salish Kootenai Dam Challenged
Spokane Indians Change Jerseys to Salish
ICTMN Exclusive: New Film ‘First Light’
Manning: The Demise of Columbus Day
Deadly Drug in Crosshairs
Who Could Be in Favor of Columbus Day?
Thing About Skins
From Burmese to German: Matika Wilbur Makes New Yorkers Guess Who’s Indigenous
Burmese. Hispanic. Brazilian...
What’s Going on With Congress? A Three-Way Debate With Huge Implications for Indian Country
So what is going on with Congress? One Speaker of the House retires. Another says he’s in — until he’s out. And it’s hard to keep track of what all this means for Indian country...
Walking the Healing Path: Navajo Father-Son Team Lead People Away From Abuse
Jason Morgan Edwards
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This disease touches all communities, but Native communities especially...
Alaska Is First State to Rename Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day
This October 12 was momentous in Alaska, both Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz and Alaska Gov...
AMERIND Releases Statement on Passing of Previous Chairman Wayne Chico
It is with great sadness the AMERIND Risk shares with the AMERIND family the sad news of the passing of Wayne Chico, former Chairman of the Board of AMERIND Risk Management Corpora...
Tragedies Bring Navajo Youth and Elders Together to Stop Suicide Epidemic
The Navajo Nation is slowly recovering from four suicides that hit a small southeastern Utah community from mid- to late summer...
Burn! This Is How You Should Celebrate Columbus Day, Says This Comedian
Sheena Louise Roetman
Judah Friedlander, a comedian well known for his roles in “30 Rock” and “American Splendor” pointed out the absurdity of Columbus Day recently during a performance at the Comedy Ce...
Houska: California Ousts Native American Slur – Happy Indigenous Peoples Day, Indeed
In Washington D.C., the celebration of another Washington team touchdown reverberated through the streets...
How to Help Valley Fire Victims in California: Events, Fund-Raisers and Donations
Numerous events are being held to raise funds and provide assistance to those affected by the Valley Fire, which ripped through 76,067 acres in the towns of Cobb, Harbin and Middle...
Middletown Rancheria Pomo Provide Shelter, Aid to Valley Fire Victims
Four residents died. Four firefighters were injured. More than 76,000 acres were burned. Some 1,958 homes and businesses—including entire blocks—were destroyed...
VIDEO: Horrible, True Facts about #Columbus and #ColumbusDay
In response to a multitude of requests in emails and on social media, ICTMN’s Vincent Schilling has created and posted his latest video on his YouTube channel entitled, Horrible, T...
Berkeley’s Indigenous Peoples’ Day Powwow Led the Way for Others
The city of Berkeley, California celebrated the 23rd Annual Indigenous Peoples’ Day Powwow as an official holiday on October 10. Berkeley was the first city in the U.S...
Salish Kootenai Dam Challenged by Montana Public Service Commission
The Montana Public Service Commission (PSC) referred to the acquisition of the former Kerr Dam by the Salish Kootenai Tribes as “hasty and politically motivated,” and asked the Fed...
Spokane Indians Change Jerseys to Salish Language
Both groups were intent on moving forward, but the question remained, “Where to begin?” The common ground that opened the door to a new era in the Inland Empire in Eastern Washingt...
ICTMN Exclusive: New Film Documents Maine’s Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission
First Light, the new independent documentary film that explores the historic Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth & Reconciliation Commission (TRC), is making its world deb...
Manning: Here's Why More States, Cities Need to Repeal Columbus Day
Sarah Sunshine Manning
Deceptive. Greedy. Murderer. Racist. Not exactly characteristics of a hero, and certainly not the makings of a man worthy of a national holiday. Jig’s up, America...
Deadly Drug in Crosshairs: IHS Funds Anti-Meth Programs
Tanya H. Lee
The Indian Health Service has awarded more than 100 grants to help American Indian and Alaska Native communities battle the scourges of methamphetamine and suicide...
Celebrating Columbus III: Inadvertent Evil?
Alberto Cribiore, the Grand Marshal of this year’s Columbus Day Parade, disappeared about $50 billion of other people’s money without apparent personal inconvenience, since he deca...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, October 11, 2015
From a California state ban on use of the "R Word" in public schools, to various prizes awarded for Native artistry, the week was a full one, with lots of victories...
BREAKING: California Governor Signs Bill Banning R-Word at Public Schools, Official Tweets
California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law Sunday effectively banning the use of the word ‘redskins’ at public schools in the state, bill sponsor Assemblymember Luis Al...
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