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ICTMN Staff
10/18/16
While much of America enjoys the benefits of high-speed internet or “broadband” – such as distance learning, telemedicine, and online business – a stark contrast exists across Indi...
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Alex Hamer
10/18/16
Before European contact on Turtle Island the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Confederacy was born on the shores of Onondaga Lake in what is now central New York State...
Nooksack tribal members facing disenrollment demonstrate beneath a sign bearing the name of the legal firm representing them: Galanda Broadman.
Frank Hopper
10/18/16
In a letter dated October 17, the Department of the Interior notified Nooksack Tribal Chairman Bob Kelly it does not recognize any of the Nooksack council's actions after March 24...
For the first time in NCAI history, a leader from the Army Corps of Engineers addressed the gathering. Major General Donald “Ed” Jackson, Commander General of the Corps, gave an overview of the Corps role in infrastructure projects.
Mary Annette Pember
10/18/16
As with most issues between Indian country and the federal government, the important bits are steeped in legalese and long numerical references to laws and regulations...
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Alysa Landry
10/18/16
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th president of the United States...
Meth can be smoked, snorted, injected, or ingested orally. Long-term meth use may have severe mental health consequences, including anxiety, confusion, insomnia, memory loss and mood disturbances such as depression.
Tanya H. Lee
10/18/16
The Indian Health Service has almost doubled the number of grants for meth and suicide prevention among youth in American Indian communities with the announcement of 42 new awards ...
ICTMN Staff
10/17/16
Journalists and free speech advocates the world over breathed a sigh of relief on Monday as a North Dakota judge dismissed criminal charges levied against the veteran journalist fo...
Terri Hansen
10/17/16
It wasn’t the megastorm packing 150-mph winds and 50-foot waves that some meteorologists had predicted, but the storms that first came onshore to the West Coast on October 13 still...
Mary Annette Pember
10/17/16
“If you’re not working, you have to leave. No press is allowed here,” said the big, beautiful young Native woman. She sported a trendy blond crew cut...
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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
10/17/16
Some 4,000 attendees recently gathered for the annual meeting of SACNAS, the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americas in Science...
Steve Russell
10/17/16
A failure to vote for Donald Trump is a vote for Hillary Clinton, and a failure to vote for Hillary Clinton is a vote for Donald Trump...
Native American Student Art Show - Credit: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Lisa J. Ellwood,
10/17/16
The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center (IPCC) has called for submissions for its 37th Annual Native American Student Art Show (NASAS)...
“…You got to go out there, you got to be diligent, and you got to push forward to find [your] blessing. Because when you find that blessing, so much opens up for you in your life. You can’t help but help other people, be medicine to other people...
Kristin Butler
10/17/16
Gary “Litefoot” Davis dropped the song “Gettin’ My Hustle On” in 1996. Twenty years later, he’s not slowing down...
Pow Wow Dancer - photo: Vincent Schilling
Lisa J. Ellwood
10/17/16
The Pow Wow trail for 2016 is winding down, but we’ll continue to bring you highlights through November. Here are this week’s pow wow events across the United States...
“Dig It If You Can” with Steven Paul Judd, by Kyle Bell (Thlopthlocco/Creek)
Lisa J. Ellwood
10/17/16
The 17th Annual imagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival takes place October 19–23, 2016 in Toronto...
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Rick Kearns
10/17/16
While there are still not enough Native people teaching at all levels in the U.S., more are breaking through the barriers...
Debra Haaland, Democratic Party of New Mexico chairwoman, with Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
Harlan McKosato
10/17/16
The Chairwoman of the Democratic Party of New Mexico is Debra Haaland, who is from the Pueblo of Laguna...
ICTMN Staff
10/16/16
A powerful survivor letter for Domestic Violence Awareness Month, some new lows and highs in the DAPL fight, and election-season mud wrestling...
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Debra Utacia Krol
10/16/16
Karen Francis-Begay , assistant vice president for tribal relations at the University of Arizona, has spent most of her life in and around higher education...
Mark Fogarty
10/16/16
The Federal Reserve needs to get a little more inclusive when it comes to tallying mortgages made to minorities...

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