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Staff Reports
11/8/06
BANNING, Calif. – Morongo Band of Mission Indians Tribal Chairman Robert Martin and Riverside County Supervisor Marion Ashley announced on Oct...
Jerry Reynolds
11/8/06
WASHINGTON – The most impressive thing about the Native Community Development Financial Institutions convening in Washington wasn’t the turnout of 100-plus people, the awards cerem...
Jerry Reynolds
11/8/06
WASHINGTON – The Earned Income Tax Credit is a federal benefit program for families whose earned income falls below set thresholds – in 2006, $32,001 for a married couple with one ...
Editors Report
11/8/06
I f, by the time our most far-flung print subscribers read this, the Republicans have kept control of the House of Representatives, a political miracle will have occurred...
Editors Report
11/8/06
I t is not often that we have the opportunity to witness truly outstanding leadership...
Valerie Taliman
11/8/06
HELENA, Mont. – During a meeting on Oct...
Jerry Reynolds
11/8/06
WASHINGTON – Plaintiffs in the long-running lawsuit over the Individual Indian Money trust have rejected proposals from the presidential administration to consolidate the fractiona...
Chief Arvol Looking Horse
11/1/06
Mitakuye (my relative), I, Chief Arvol Looking Horse, of the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota Nation, ask you to understand an indigenous perspective on what has happened in America, what...
Steven Newcomb
11/1/06
In his 1782 “note on Virginia,” Thomas Jefferson pointed out that American Indians in the East had traditionally divided themselves into relatively small societies...
Rick Kearns
11/1/06
This day is a day of liberation of our peoples,” said Bolivian President Evo Morales on Oct. 12, the Day of Indigenous Resistance, in the Heroes Square of La Paz, Bolivia...
Suzan Shown Harjo
11/1/06
It’s breathtakingly close to Election Day, when a minority of American voters will decide who controls Congress...
Lisa Garrigues
11/1/06
LA PAZ, Bolivia – Valbina Miguel Toribio was a long way from her village in the Peruvian Amazon as she gazed out the bus window at the bright but chilly altiplano landscape of Boli...
Philip Burnham
11/1/06
Part four Editors’ note: During the World War II era, the federal government condemned and leased hundreds of thousands of Indian acres for military use, much of it never returned ...
Lisa Garrigues
11/1/06
LA PAZ, Bolivia – Amid rising social tensions and media criticism of Evo Morales’ government, more than 1,000 representatives of indigenous nations throughout the Americas met in L...
Editors Report
11/1/06
Just when things had settled down at the famed Heider farm after the 1994 birth of a white buffalo calf named ìMiracle,î this phenomenon has taken a startling new turn...
David Melmer
11/1/06
LAME DEER, Mont. ñ Voters on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation will decide on Nov...
David Melmer
11/1/06
KYLE, S.D. ñ Men who live by and with violence engage in a sometimes lifelong struggle with the demons that trigger their behavior...
David Melmer
11/1/06
DEVILS TOWER, Wyo. ñ Dorothy Firecloud is the first American Indian woman to become the superintendent at the nationís first-ever national monument, Devils Tower...
Chris Stearns
11/1/06
TULALIP, Wash...
Richard Walker
11/1/06
TULALIP, Wash. – John McCoy is a unique voice of influence in Olympia, the capital of Washington state: He is the only Washington Native in the state Legislature...

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