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Miss Indian World Pageant Gearing Up
Start Eating Paleo Today With Beef Stew
Who Was the Lone Woman of San Nicolas?
NMAI Profile: Lisa Johnson-Billy
Blue Stone: Built on Client Success
Indigenous Views: Hickeys and Cleavage
Fashion Exploiting Native Wear Is Racist
Navajo Nation Could Lose Housing Money
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
Thing About Skins
The Tonto Files: Behind the Facepaint
The Tonto Files is an occasional series of ruminations and riffs on Tonto, a fictional sidekick from the radio days who is suddenly the world's most talked about Indian...
Unfilled: Oklahoma’s Native Liaison Position Qualifications Changed, No Cabinet-Level Status
When Oklahoma Republican Governor Mary Fallin signed HB 2172 into law after the end of the 2011 legislative session, the 43-year-old Oklahoma Indian Affairs Commission was effectiv...
Mother Earth Strikes Back: Rogue Grass Makes Cyanide, Kills Texas Cattle
One second they were munching contentedly, as bovines do, in a field that had been providing sustenance for at least 15 years...
Six Nations Hosts 2012 Founders Cup Lacrosse Tournament
The Six Nations Rebels Lacrosse Association is proud to present the 40th anniversary of the Founders Cup for 2012...
Oglala Sioux Transit Keeps Pine Ridge Moving
“Our 10 buses, each holding 16 to 22 riders, start as early as 4:30 in the morning, heading for 35 stops around the reservation,” said Emma Featherman-Sam, Oglala Sioux Transit coo...
Economic Development Revs Up on Pine Ridge Reservation
Visiting businesses around the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation these days is like sitting in a jet just before it streaks down the runway. Though the U.S...
Sea Levels Rising Faster in Northeastern U.S. Than Worldwide: USGS
Climate-change-induced sea level rise is happening faster along the U.S. East Coast than elsewhere in the world, with New York and Boston straight in the water’s pathway, the U.S...
A Tribe Called Red Makes Long List for Polaris Music Prize
In the midst of a phenomenal year, Canadian DJ collective A Tribe Called Red has added another accolade by making the long list of nominees for the Polaris Music Prize ...
Bears on Bath Salts? Two Beastie Boys Brawl on a Florida Lawn, Caught on Camera
Bears are growing bolder and bolder of late. Last year they started awakening earlier than normal from hibernation in Montana and Colorado...
Kalispel Tribe Battles to Keep Voracious Predator From Decimating Native Fish Populations
Unchecked, they breed like water rabbits, devour native fish by the thousands and accumulate so many pollutants in their bodies that they’re harmful to eat...
PikePalooza: Help the Kalispel Repel Invasive Northern Pike
Fishermen can do their part in helping reduce pike populations in Boundary and Box Canyon Reservoirs in Washington State, and perhaps win cash and prizes at the same time...
Aboriginal Groups Want Beothuk Remains Repatriated
The Beothuk , the original inhabitants of the island of Newfoundland, were extinct by 1829 as a result of contact with Europeans, disease, malnutrition, conflict with settlers and ...
The NB3 Foundation Brings a Grocery Store on Wheels to the San Felipe Pueblo
Three generations of a San Felipe family shop at the MoGro truck on June 19...
A Call for Warriors: 2012 Native American Amateur Boxing Championships Are Coming
The Native American Boxing Council (NABC) has announced that the 2012 Native American Amateur Boxing Championships will take place July 5-7 at the Apache Gold Casino Resort in San ...
Michigan Gas Stations Pull Racks of Local Newspaper Endorsing a Tribe's Proposed Low Pump Prices
Members of Michigan’s Keweenaw Bay Indian Community looking to build a gas station near their reservation have landed in the middle of a public drama over apparently inflated gas p...
Video: Protestors Gather at Arizona Sheriff Arpaio’s ‘Tent City’
Jorge Martin Melchor
About 3,000 people gathered the night of June 23 to protest Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's jail, also known as "tent city" because inmates are held outside under te...
Supreme Court Strikes Down Parts of Arizona Anti-Immigration Law
WASHINGTON – In a case watched closely by tribal observers concerned about their families who live on the United States-Mexico border, the U.S...
Cockfighting Tested in Indian Country
A Kiowa Tribe member unsuccessfully challenged enforcement of Oklahoma’s anti-cockfighting statute on Indian country land when the U.S...
Celebrating Modern-Day Indigenous Warriors Series (aka Native Fanboy Piece #2): Albert Pooley and ALL Great Native Fathers
This installment of the Modern-Day Indigenous Warriors Series is dedicated to a person that I don’t know. At all...
Musqueam Battle to Protect Burial Grounds From Condo Developers in B.C.
David P. Ball
Members of Musqueam First Nation, battling to stop a condo development from being built on their ancient burial ground, are escalating the fight with blockades of public roads...
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