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ICTMN Staff
8/28/16
Water protectors standing their ground, a look at several ancient cultures in light of current knowledge, and Native employees taking the rap for a hotel’s bad coffee—this and more...
Rep. Sharon Clahchischilliage, Navajo, represents San Juan County in the New Mexico Legislature. She is one of at least fourteen Republican Native Americans who are running for state or federal office this year.
Mark Trahant
8/28/16
TRAHANT REPORTS —A question I am often asked: Are American Indians and Alaska Natives only Democrats? Of course not...
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ICTMN Staff
8/28/16
Commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission Mignon L...
ICTMN Staff
8/27/16
From movie stars to prominent politicians, celebrities are adding their voices and presence to the fight against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, and the number is growing...
Edgar Blatchford was a candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alaska. He teaches journalism at the University of Alaska Anchorage.
Mark Trahant
8/27/16
TRAHANT REPORTS —It’s easy to be optimistic about the prospects for American Indian and Alaska Native candidates in this election and beyond...
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Lee Allen
8/27/16
Acorns represented life for Indigenous Peoples, figuring prominently in the diets and daily lives of countless generations—gathering acorns, processing them, cooking them, storing ...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/16
The Yurok Tribe has declared a state of emergency in a 500-acre fire that has torched at least one home, with arson as the suspected cause. As of 6:30 a.m...
Steve Russell
8/26/16
When I saw a teaser informing me that a musician dubbed the “unofficial poet laureate of Canada” was about to walk on, I had several bittersweet thoughts...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/16
From the start of colonial intrusion, the free and original peoples of this hemisphere “have been treated as enemies and dealt with more harshly than any other enemy in any other w...
A small American flag hangs from the post of a stop sign near the Tsé Kichíí (Red Rock) chapter house near Gallup, New Mexico. (Marianna Hauglie/News21)
Mike Lakusiak/News21
8/26/16
Terry Whitehat remembers gathering at the community hall in Navajo Mountain each election day, where Navajo Nation members in this remote Utah community would cast their ballots...
Courtesy Stockbridge-Munsee Band/Reputation Partners, LLC
ICTMN Staff
8/26/16
The Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians continues to spur economic growth in North Central Wisconsin...
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Justin Petrone
8/26/16
For many, the word “sovereignty” is linked to ideas about land ownership, or relations with state or federal authorities...
A firefighter battling the Spokane Wildfires in Washington August 2016
Kara Briggs
8/26/16
Three days after Washington Governor Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency, fires still burn on the Spokane Reservation...
Seneca Nation and Native American Finance Officers Association share a part of their culture in Havana, Cuba
Cary Rosenbaum
8/25/16
In what was billed as Indian country’s first face-to-face with Cuba, a conference sponsored by the Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA) focused on empowering both g...
Steve Russell
8/25/16
Settlement of the western U.S. was a government project, subsidized every step of the way, starting with the military part of the Indian Wars...
Bison on the Bluestem Ranch
ICTMN Staff
8/25/16
Yesterday media mogul Ted Turner officially transfered ownership of his 43,000-acre Bluestem Ranch to the Osage Nation...
Chief Lynette Allston - Nottoway Indian Tribe of Virginia - by Vincent Schilling
Lisa J. Ellwood
8/25/16
Here are this week’s pow wow events across the United States and Canada. View and download the 2016 Pow Wow Magazine here . Check out our Pow Wow listings here ...
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Frances Madeson
8/25/16
Their Apache ancestors were chased, hunted and herded into history...

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