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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...
Tenth Circuit Upholds District Court’s Plea Rejection
On December 5, the U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a U.S...
Excerpt from Rez Salute: The Real Healer Dealer
Below, an excerpt from Rez Salute: The Real Healer Dealer , the latest compilation of columns by Jim Northrup, Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa...
Rez Salute: Letters From a Home You Didn’t Know You Had
To read Jim Northrup’s Rez Salute: The Real Healer Dealer (Fulcrum Publishing, 2012) is to be reminded of what gets lost in this era of e-mails, tweets and texts: letters, the witt...
Louie Gong Presents 'Mockups' Tonight at NMAI
On Saturday night, at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, DC, artist Louie Gong, Nooksack, will lead an evening of artistic exploration and participation with...
Culture and Indigenous Nationality
A remarkable feature about indigenous nations is that they have continued after more than 500 years of colonial efforts to assimilate and dismantle them...
Navajos Original Graduates Ready to Cleanup Superfund Sites
Nineteen Navajos graduated this week from a three-week federal training program that certified them to handle radioactive waste in contamination cleanups...
Iroquois Nationals GM Gewas Schindler Talks With ICTMN: The Nationals Are 'Our Team'
As general manager of the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse team, Gewas Schindler says his primary objective is to oversee the management and operations of the team...
Sen. Jim DeMint Resigns to Head Heritage Foundation on Heels of Its Anti-Carcieri Brief
Gale Courey Toensing
Legislators who have been working hard for almost four years to pass an amendment to restore Indian homelands will not likely regret the departure of a senator who would almost cer...
'Freshwater Killer Whale' Catfish Squirm Onto Land to Grab Pigeons
The invasive European catfish has learned to grab tasty pigeons from the shore, stranding themselves on the beach for precious seconds as they nab their prey, the scientific journa...
A Tribe Called Red Makes Washington Post List of 2012's Best Albums
It kicks off with Frank Ocean -- hardly a surprise, as the soul singer has been winning plaudits ever since the release of Channel Orange in July...
Tribal College Supports Sustainability
On October 24, also known as National Sustainability Day, United Tribes Technical College was raising awareness and encouraging students and staff to participate in the college’s r...
Scholarship Contest Encourages Native Youth to Showcase Speaking Skills
To preserve Native languages or not to preserve Native languages?...
U.S. Chamber Launches Initiative to Boost Native American Business
Gale Courey Toensing
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has launched a new project to boost economic development for tribes and tribal businesses...
Schimmel Sisters Are Hoops Stars, Leading the Louisville Cardinals
The University of Louisville Cardinals women's basketball team is off to a flying start this season thanks in large part to a pair of Native American sisters...
Native American Women Become Bargaining Tool in VAWA Congress Negotiations
Tribal protections for Native women and families are one of the main issues being used as a bargaining tool by lawmakers in a last-ditch effort to get the Violence Against Women Ac...
President Obama Remembers Crow Father During Tribal Nations Conference
The respected and late Crow elder, Hartford “Sonny” Black Eagle, who adopted then presidential candidate Barack Obama into the Crow Nation during the 2008 democratic primaries, was...
Diabetic-Friendly Cooking Class Gets Lesson From Chef at Mitsitam Native Foods Café
Citizens from the four tribes of Kansas enjoyed a hands-on cooking lesson for better health at the 2nd Annual Intertribal Solutions Cooking Class, November 15-16 at the Prairie Ban...
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