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Healing Walk Video Goes Viral
Construction Underway at Sequoyah
Obama Acting White Erases Native Concern
Woods to Headline NB3F Challenge
GAO Report on Indian Gaming Coming: 2015
Choctaw Firefighters Return Home
Just Say No to Ted Nugent's Ugliness
The Two Presidents I Have Met
Gaming Reform—What Is Congress Plotting?
Long Overdue Land Rights Received
Veazie Dam Gone, Party Begins With Race
New Veterans Cemetery in Pine Ridge
Bringing Great Teachers to NA Schools
The Week That Was
Cherokee Language Evolves Into Braille
Cherokee Nation Dedicates New $2.8M Road
Dark Skies Make Delta Aquarids Sparkle
Yearlong Project on Historical Trauma
Traditional Government Disadvantages
10 Cool Rez Pups
Thing About Skins
Tar Sands Healing Walk Video Explains the Issues, Garners 6 Million Upworthy Hits
Opposition to the fossil fuel and extractive industries is often couched in terms of Indigenous Peoples’ connection to the land, but those fighting against Alberta oil sands develo...
Construction Underway at Sequoyah School Entrance
The main entrance to Sequoyah High School is closed until mid-August as construction is underway to install a stop light at U.S. Highway 62...
How Obama’s ‘Acting White’ Blunder Erased Indigenous Concerns
Kyle T. Mays
Lost amidst President Obama’s recent, controversial and unfortunate statement on young Black men “acting white” was the question posed by Vance Home Gun of the Confederated Salish ...
Tiger Woods to Headline Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge
The Turquoise Tiger became the center of a joke Monday, as Notah Begay III and Ray Halbritter, held a press conference announcing the seventh annual Notah Begay III Foundation Chal...
GAO Report on Indian Gaming Coming in 2015
A Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on Indian gaming is scheduled to be released in 2015, and some members of Congress — eager to amend the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act...
Choctaw Firefighters Home After Battling Out-of-State Wild Land Fire
Stephanie Ochoa, Choctaw Nation
Recently, two forestry team members returned from a 16-day stent in Arizona battling an intense fire on Apache lands...
A Victory for Native Power: Just Say No to Ted Nugent's Ugliness
Both the Coeur d'Alene Tribe and the Puyallup Tribe displayed Native Power 2014-style...
Shine On, LBJ: The Two Presidents I Met and Liked
Dr. Dean Chavers
I have met two presidents in my lifetime, and was impressed with both. And I almost met a third one, but didn’t take advantage of the opportunity...
Indian Gaming Reform: What Is Congress Plotting, and How Will SCIA Chair Jon Tester Respond?
Undercurrents of legislative reform of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) — the 1988 law that gives the federal government the power to regulate tribal gaming — are once again...
South African Indigenous Get Long Overdue Land Rights
The South African government recently announced it is working on policy that would allow Khoi and San people to lodge land claims prior to the 1913 cut off date...
Race Celebrates Penobscot River, People, History, Post-Veazie Dam
Gale Courey Toensing
Just a year after the Penobscot River was liberated from a major obstacle—the Veazie Dam—the beautiful river and its people will be honored and celebrated with a canoe and kayak ra...
Coming Home Takes on New Meaning at Veterans Cemetery in Pine Ridge
Close to 200 people gathered on the Pine Ridge Reservation on the clear, cool morning of July 9 to attend the dedication ceremony for the new veterans cemetery...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, July 27, 2014
It's our recap of the biggest stories in Indian country: BRUTAL MURDER: The bodies of two homeless Navajo men, beaten to death with a cinder block and other objects , were found in...
Cherokee Language Evolving: Syllabary Now Available in Braille
The Cherokee Nation now has its written language, the Cherokee syllabary, available in Braille...
Cherokee Nation Dedicates New $2.8 Million Road
Cherokee Nation Release
The Cherokee Nation and Adair and Sequoyah County commissioners dedicated a $2.8 million road improvement project on July 22...
Delta Aquarid Shooting Stars Make Skies Sparkle
After a lull of a few months, meteor madness is set to descend once again, starting with the Delta Aquarids, which peak before dawn on Tuesday July 29...
Mary Annette Pember to Lead Yearlong Project on Historical Trauma
Indian Country Today Media Network is embarking on a yearlong project examining the theory of historical trauma in mental health practices among Native peoples...
Traditional Government and Federal Recognition Bids Don’t Mix
While the Office of Federal Acknowledgment is reconsidering the rules and criteria for gaining federal recognition, it should consider the way oral history is understood in its eva...
10 Cool Rez Pups From All Over Indian Country
ICTMN has been asking our readers to send in cool photos of their rez pups...
It's Shoni's World! Highlight Reel of MVP Shoni Schimmel in WNBA All-Star Game
If you missed the WNBA All-Star Game on July 19, here’s a recap with some of Shoni Schimmel’s most exciting moments...
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