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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
Idle No More: Canadian Union of Postal Workers Honors Attawapiskat Chief’s Strong Stand Against the Country's 'Moral Bankruptcy'
Nine days ago, when Idle No More rallies swept across Canada, Attawapiskat First Nation Chief Theresa Spence announced a hunger strike...
Lapwai Lady Cats Honor Sandy Hook Victims
Support has been pouring in for the victims of the December 14 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut...
Wabanaki-Maine's Truth & Reconciliation Commissioners Selected
Gale Courey Toensing
With the appointment of five people to serve on the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth & Reconciliation Commission, the work of unearthing the stories of abuse imposed on...
Lakota Moms and Babies Need Help: Support Lower Infant Mortality Through Healthy Start Program
In a place already beleaguered by heartbreaking problems, it is among the worst...
After We Survive the Purported Mayan Apocalypse, What Future Doomsdays Await Us?
Dozens of prophesized doomsdays have passed uneventfully, and then society inevitably anticipates the next end-of-the world date...
2012 Retrospective: February
Take a look back at February 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today ...
Senator Daniel Inouye: Integrity and Service That has Honored a Nation
The following is a reflection on the life of Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) from Brian Patterson, president of United South and Eastern Tribes. Honor. Brave. Patriotic...
NIGA: Senator Daniel K. Inouye 'Was One of the Giants of Our Time'
NIGA Chairman Ernest L. Stevens, Jr., and NIGA Vice Chairman Kevin Leecy
The following is a message by the National Indian Gaming Association on the passing of Sen. Daniel K. Inouye (D-Hawaii) on December 17...
Ben Luján, Speaker of NM House, Loses Battle With Lung Cancer
After announcing to a tear-filled room in January that he wouldn’t seek reelection because he was fighting stage-4 lung cancer, New Mexico House Speaker Ben Luján’s battle with the...
Saturn and the Sun: NASA Delivers Again With a Stunning Image
Amid all the apocalyptic predictions and real-life threats such as climate change, it is easy to be overcome with fear, dread or hilarity (after one too many meme cartoon send-ups ...
HIV & AIDS Impacting Indian Country
Jorge Martin Melchor
HIV and AIDS cases are increasing among Native American populations...
Cobell Land Consolidation Plan to Cost $285 Million for Interior Department to Run
Officials with the U.S...
NAFSA Honors the Life of Sen. Daniel Inouye
On December 17 at age 88, Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii), the second longest serving member of the Senate, walked on ...
Cliff Matias at the ‘Bring Leonard Peltier Home 2012’ Event in NYC
Some of music and Hollywood’s most outspoken advocates for peace and justice assembled at the Beacon Theater in New York City on December 14 for a special event...
California Bishop Will Apologize to Amah Mutsun Tribal Band
When the Spanish began colonizing central California and constructing Missions in the late 1700s, the Amah Mutsun people were aware of what the Spanish were doing...
Cloud and Richards Win Southern Ute Indian Tribal Council Seats
Two newly- and narrowly- elected members joined the Southern Ute Indian Tribal Council after winning a four-way runoff election December 14...
Potawatomi Bingo Casino Donates Nearly $1 Million to 30 Children’s Charities in Southeast Wisconsin
Thirty children’s charities from southeastern Wisconsin are celebrating tonight after Potawatomi Bingo Casino announced they raised $981,273 during the 2012 Miracle on Canal Street...
Mayan Apocalypse Fears Causing Some Kids to Contemplate Suicide
End of world fears have sent some teens and adults into a state of anxiety and despair so deep that they have considered taking their own lives...
Judge Holds Canadian Co. Teck Resources Liable for Cleanup Costs Under EPA Superfund Law
Tom Reeves: Living the Rodeo Dream
Rodeo legend Tom Reeves, Rosebud Sioux (Sicangu Oyate Lakota), was the PRCA 2001 World Champion Saddle Bronc Rider in 2001...
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