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Former Sen. Begich Joins Sonosky Chamber
New Red Lake Nation College Taking Shape
Osage Policy Honors Service Men & Women
It’s Official: The Kitty Litter Did It
10 Ways Youth Can Learn Their Culture
Navajo Police Put Their Lives In Danger
Deadly Medical Experiment on Yanomami
Second Native American Eatery Opens
Mascot Bill Sponsor Gets More Hate Mail
Halbritter Speaks at Columbia University
50 Most Inspiring DearNativeYouth Tweets
George Monbiot on Soil Degradation
18-Year-Old Director Visits White House
Exploring the Next 10,000 Years
$5 Million Nutrition Campaign Launches
Casino Follies; GOP Ponders Cruz Control
Instant Horse Racing Bill Passes
Dja Dja Wurrung Wants Ancestral Art Back
Jenkins: Where’s The Outcry?
Navajo Leaders Disrespect Voting Rights
Thing About Skins
New Indigenous Community Justice Sanctions Criticized in Bolivia
One indigenous community in Bolivia made headlines in early November after it was announced that, in their district, thieves would have a hand cut off after the 3 rd or 4 th arrest...
Navajo Activists Spearhead Energy Transformation in the Four Corners Area
On the Navajo reservation, pollution from coal production is allegedly causing respiratory illnesses, depleting local aquifers and contaminating drinking and agricultural water wit...
A Pro-Active Move for Rep. Raúl Grijalva As Next Interior Secretary
In a pro-active move by a coalition of supporters, including American Indian activist Suzan Harjo, a letter was sent to President Barack Obama on December 10, showing strong suppor...
Joy Harjo Performs at Tel Aviv University in Face of Anti-Israeli Boycott
American Indian writer and musician Joy Harjo stood firm in her decision to perform at Tel Aviv University in Israel on Monday despite being urged to boycott in support of those pr...
Juaneño Band of Mission Indians Loses a Leader
The Juaneño Band of Mission Indians is mourning the loss of its vice chairwoman, Francine Pala Sommers Yorba, who walked on December 7 at her home in San Juan Capistrano, Californi...
Yellowstone's 'Rock Star' Wolf Shot and Killed
The New York Times reported that Yellowstone National Park's most famous and beloved wolf, known as 832F to researchers, was shot and killed last week...
Looking at the Positives: Resilience in the Face of Chronic Illness
Resilience : from the Latin meaning to jump back or recoil; an ability to recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change...
6 Questions With Joey Jayne, Montana’s First Native Woman Justice Court Judge
Northwestern Montana’s Lake County Justice of the Peace-elect Joey Jayne, Navajo, was elected after which she calls a lot of perseverance in this year’s 2012 election cycle...
Navajo Child’s Blanket Leads $1.28 Million Native Art Auction
A Native American art auction brought in $1.28 million for Bonhams in San Francisco, California on December 3 with a Navajo child’s blanket taking the top spot selling for $60,000...
Music 'Addict' Gabriel Ayala Plays for Pope and President
The man and his music are inseparable because the performer and the performance are one...
5 Tragically Killed in Tule Indian Reservation Shooting
In a tragic series of events this weekend on the Tule Indian Reservation in California, tribal member Hector Celaya went on a veritable shooting rampage that left his daughter, mot...
GEObet, Northern Bear Casino Defend Online Gaming Site in Face of Scrutiny From Canadian Government
The aboriginal-owned GEObet Tribal Gambling Network, an online gaming enterprise based and operated in the United Kingdom, launched the first online tribal casino in North America ...
Sacred First Nation Masks Sold to Highest Bidder
The last time the Hamilton family saw their sacred masks in person they were being danced across the floor at a memorial potlatch in Port Alberni, British Columbia...
Oil and Gas Drilling on the Rise in Ecuador and Peru; Indigenous Communities Share Concerns
Tensions over oil and gas drilling on or near indigenous territories in the Amazon have flared again as Ecuador seeks bidders for oil leases and a company in Peru expands its opera...
Searching for the Historical Truth in African and American Indian Relationships
Tiya Miles has a passion for learning about how what happened in America’s early history still affects society, in particular the interactions between African and American Indian p...
Shooting on Tule Indian Reservation Leaves 3 Dead; Children Wounded
Tragedy hit the Tule Indian Reservation December 8 th when a man described by authorities as “known to law enforcement, is known to use drugs,” was arrested for shooting three peop...
Moon Gets Sly in the Sky With Saturn, 'Lord of the Rings'
For most of this year we’ve watched Venus and its various assignations as the planet of love (or war, according to ancient Mayan beliefs) has gotten cozy with the moon, Jupiter, th...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
It's our weekly roundup of the biggest stories in Indian country: • HAIL TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE: Hundreds of tribal leaders descended on Washington December 5 to take President Bar...
Native Sorority Celebrates 10 Years at Oklahoma State University
The Gamma chapter of Alpha Pi Omega, the first Native American sorority, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary at Oklahoma State University (OSU) in Stillwater, Oklahoma...
Notes From a Single Mom: Kid-Crazed—Excessive Focus on Children Can Destroy Marriages
Couples divorce for all manner of reasons...
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