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Hans Tammemagi
5/19/15
It was two years ago this week that Elijah Harper, an Ojibwa-Cree who was destined to sway Canadian history, walked on...
Sheena Louise Roetman
5/19/15
At least 300 people rallied outside a hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota last week after a nurse there was caught on video making disparaging remarks about Native Americans...
Terri Hansen
5/19/15
An alliance of tribal leaders and members from the Lower Elwha, Quinault, Tulalip, Spokane, Swinomish, Yakama and Tsleil-Waututh First Nation joined the Lummi Nation in Seattle las...
Sacred Ground Bosmun Canoe Warriors
Marc Dadigan
5/19/15
In an opening scene of the documentary Profit and Loss, Mike Mercredi, Athabasca Chipewyan, describes how thrilling it was for his teenage self to get a job driving one of the bigg...
Mark Trahant
5/19/15
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with rates 2.3 times greater than the general population...
ICTMN Staff
5/19/15
A new report by a professor at Oklahoma City University shows that the Cherokee Nation has a $1.5 billion impact on Oklahoma’s economy, a 50 percent boost since a previous report f...
Mary Annette Pember
5/19/15
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in their community, citizens of Pine Ridge reservation have turned to an unlikely ally, crowdfunding...
BIE Roessel Mendoza
Tanya H. Lee
5/19/15
Congress asked the Bureau of Indian Education what it intends to do about the “deplorable conditions” in its facilities as some members suggested disbanding BIE altogether or putti...
ICTMN Staff
5/18/15
On May 14, there was a break-in at the United Indian Health Services (UIHS) building at Potawot Health Village, 1600 Weeot Way in Arcata, California...
Dr. Adrienne Keene
5/18/15
Five years ago, I wrote a post entitled, “ But why can’t I wear a hipster headdress?...
Anthony Trujillo Peace Corps Students
Anthony Trujillo
5/18/15
I grew up in Ohkay Owingeh, one of the Eight Northern Pueblos of Northern New Mexico...
ICTMN Staff
5/18/15
The Jim Henson Company, founded by the late puppetry genius who created the Muppets, is accepting applications from aspiring puppeteers (and comedic actors) for an eight-week works...
ICTMN Staff
5/18/15
The United South and Eastern Tribes’ 2015 semi-annual meeting opened today in Mashantucket, Connecticut, with a focus on making an impact in Indian country...
Simon Moya-Smith
5/18/15
The White House on Tuesday will honor two Native Americans who are working to inspire youth currently in the throes of the foster care system...
ICTMN Staff
5/18/15
Zach Miller should be celebrating right now...
Chicago College Fund Gala Jim Belushi Student Ambassadors
Leeanne Root
5/18/15
During the third and final 25th anniversary gala celebration held May 8 at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, the American Indian College Fund held not only a silent auction, but a live o...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/15
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: NEVER OK: Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez apologized Sunday for offending Native Americans after a video surfaced ...
Gyasi Ross
5/17/15
“The thing about being an Indian person is that you feel most at home with your own people.” Winona LaDuke This is a great time of year—NBA Playoffs are in full swing, it’s almost ...
Simon Moya-Smith
5/17/15
A congresswoman in California vying for a seat in the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/15
Like many indigenous experts and environmentalists, Iowa farmer Ray Gaesser sees climate changes affecting the very way he conducts business and cares for his crops...

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