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Reflections of a ‘Normal’ Election?
The Week That Was: October 23, 2016
10 Pics: Fashion Show Benefits Immersion
Native Credit Scores Getting Better!
Are We Ignoring Our Native Elders?
Grow Up, Donald and Little Billy
Burning Track at Cocopah Tribe Speedway
Indigenous Push for Peace in Colombia
Chickasaw Nation, EPA Sign Pact
The GOP Case for Tribal Sovereignty
Christian Dominionism at the Root of Law
DiCaprio Doc Brings Climate Change Home
Sundance Calling 4 Fellowship Applicants
Native Humor: 13 #NoDAPL Memes & Comics
Shailene Woodley Defends NoDAPL
Penalty for Company on Yakama Rez
Angela Heikes to Lead SMSC Gaming
Indian Fighting; Marble Custer
Tribes to Partner with Feds
No Criminal Charges on Gold King Mine
Thing About Skins
Deadlines Near for Registration, Early Voting Starts Soon
TRAHANT REPORTS —If Indian country is going to make a difference in this election there are details that need to be completed first. Voter registration is easy...
Create a Cabinet Level Department for Native Affairs!
At his first swearing-in ceremony as president of the Mescalero Apache Tribe in January 2014, Danny Breuninger declared his priorities: enhanced communication, accountability, long...
Education Is a Family Affair: Mother and Daughter Graduate Together
Carol Painte Walker couldn't be more proud of her two children—30-year-old Steven, the elder of the two, graduated from United Tribes Technical College (UTTC) in Bismarck, North Da...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, September 25, 2016
Dakota Access went international in a big way, a marine national monument was quadrupled, and autumn happened. That and more in Indian country the week ending 25 September, 2016...
NMU Awarded $300K Grant to Increase Native Women in STEM
Northern Michigan University
Northern Michigan University has received nearly $300,000 from the National Science Foundation to launch a two-year pilot project designed to increase the number of American Indian...
The ‘50 Faces of Indian Country 2016’ Magazine Available Now!
Indian Country Today Media Network is proud to announce its second “50 Faces of Indian Country” magazine, an annual celebration of the diversity and power of Native stars, athletes...
Obama’s Legacy On the Line: The Dakota Access Pipeline Could Tarnish His Place in History
Obama and Native nations have worked hard over eight years to create a special and healthy relationship during his tenure. Not a perfect relationship, but definitely special...
Climate Justice Meets Racism: This Moment at Standing Rock Was Decades in the Making
Jenni Monet, YES! Magazine
Attack dogs and waves of arrests by police in riot gear could look like isolated incidents of overreaction to the activism stemming from the Standing Rock reservation...
Indigenous Peoples Still Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’ and Way of Life
Maria Clara Valencia
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, says that despite the importance of protected areas and the recognition of indigen...
Video: Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making and the ‘Creature from the Black Lagoon’
As the eighth of ten children, Cherokee Elder Betty Brewer and her siblings knew how to have a good time with very little...
Dictionary.com Drops 'Magic' From Its Definition of 'Powwow'
Sheena Louise Roetman
In March, Dictionary.com came under fire for its definition of “powwow” after ICTMN reported that the popular dictionary website described a powwow as a ceremony “accompanied by ma...
Federal Agencies Seek Input on Infrastructure Decision Making Following DAPL
Two weeks after a joint announcement by the Departments of Justice, of the Army, and of the Interior called for the halt of construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) in Nor...
Sacred Burial Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Cannonball Ranch in North Dakota has been sold to Dakota Access LLC...
ASK N NDN: J.K. Rowling’s Take on Native Culture Is Dangerous
Don’t Miss These 6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
We’re pleased to report that the next 365 days will be a big year for Natives worldwide at the box office. Here’s your checklist for the upcoming year!...
How Standing Rock Helped Maangozit Keep His Braid
Mary Annette Pember
On the eve that Maangozit, Loon’s Foot, had definitely decided to cut off his braid, I received word that I would be traveling to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakot...
Coeur d’Alene Historian, World War II Vet Walks On
Felix Aripa, a Coeur d’Alene tribal elder, walked on September 16 at the age of 93...
Archaeological Experts Appalled at DAPL Sacred Site Destruction: 1,281 Sign Petition
Standing Rock Sioux Chairman David Archambault II expressed a mix of gratitude and sorrow on Thursday upon learning that nearly 1,300 archaeologists and museum representatives had ...
How Did I Miss That? Plastic Soup in the Pacific; Expensive Johns in N.C.
Slate reported that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch has been grossly exaggerated in that most of the plastic detritus is not easily visible to the naked eye and the descriptions th...
PHOTO: Native-Made Moccasins! Q&A With the Blackfeet Founder of TPMOCS
Maria Running Fisher Jones
grew up wearing moccasins on the Blackf
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