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Gale Courey Toensing
4/30/12
A former state senator who relentlessly attacked the Seneca Nation of Indians and other indigenous communities for selling tax-free cigarettes on Indian reservations has been sente...
Lee Allen
4/30/12
The Construction in Indian Country initiative, now approaching its first decade of success, started with a roundtable of a few wise men—former Navajo Nation Chairman Peterson Zah; ...
ICTMN Staff
4/30/12
As hearings continue on the Northern Gateway pipeline that would bring oil to the Pacific coast from the Alberta oil sands, a lack of trust hangs heavy in the air, fueling resistan...
Kevin Taylor
4/30/12
Do you see them? All over Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside there are junkies, addicts and alkies. On street corners, in alleys, lurking outside the ancient hotels...
Tanya Lee
4/29/12
Amy Locklear Hertel is the newly-selected director of the American Indian Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/29/12
Two members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation were killed and two others severely injured in a one-car crash early Saturday morning, according to media reports...
Tish Leizens
4/29/12
Tourists have long known Pennsylvania’s Lancaster County as Amish Country, but what was life like before the horse-and-buggy rides?...
Dale Carson
4/29/12
Dale Carson Avocados, native to central Mexico, meant much more to the ancient Aztecs than fruit to mash into guacamole, although they did enjoy their ahuacamolli , meaning avocado...
ICTMN Staff
4/29/12
The Popocatépetl volcano (the word is Aztec for "smoking mountain") has been spewing ash, rocks and other material for nearly two weeks now, so prominently that a NASA satellite ca...
Sam Laskaris
4/29/12
Thanks in part to a routine shopping trip, Lisa Odjig was able to display her hoop dancing talents to a national audience...
Tish Leizens
4/29/12
Mal Law is not a Native American, but since 1974 when he established The Pocono Indian Museum here in Bushkill, Pennsylvania, he has been giving history lessons and recreating the ...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/12
Turtle Lodge, the institution of learning on the Sagkeeng First Nation lands in what is today Manitoba, is summoning all would-be volunteers for the May 24–27 Wisdom Keepers gather...
Jack McNeel
4/28/12
The theater was nearly packed at last month's pre-completion premiere of the film Horse Tribe , in Moscow, Idaho on the homeland of the Nez Perce Tribe...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/12
What could be better than playing the blues in front of thousands of screaming fans at one of the largest pow wows in the world? Playing the blues with your son...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/12
President Barack Obama confirmed what Indian Country Today Media Network reported on April 26, when he announced the appointment of Jodi Gillette as Senior Policy Advisor for Nativ...
Kimberly Teehee
4/28/12
The below is a blog by Kimberly Teehee, a member of the Cherokee Nation, senior policy advisor for Native American Affairs in the White House Domestic Policy Council, who will be l...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/12
The Oglala Lakota alternative rock band Scatter Their Own know how to rock a crowd...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/28/12
TAUNTON, Massachusetts—The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe rolled out detailed plans for a $500 million destination resort casino in one of the oldest cities in the country, located in par...

Each year in September, the Nottoway Indian Tribe of Virginia celebrates their annual pow wow on their ancestral lan

ICTMN Staff
4/27/12
On Earth Day, Moapa Paiute Indians arrived in Las Vegas where they were joined by Sierra Club members and others protesting the Reid Gardner Power Plant...

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