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ATCR Cancels Museum Gig in Protest
General Welfare Exclusion Act Passes
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20 Signs She May Be Too Rez for You, Bro
Paris's 'Dog'; Lake Monster
Funding for Farmers
NFL Player Gave Up Career to Save Brothe
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Government Approach to Isolated Peoples
My 100 Miles on The Long Walk
Native America Is at a Crossroads
EPA: Collaborating for Change
Suicide Chronicles: Part 1 of 5
'Privilege,' a Magazine for the Arrogant
Pedophile Priest Convicted in Nunavut
Radical New Way to ‘Museum’: A:shiwi A:w
Red Lake Is County Absentee Voting Site
Cobell Payments Have Been Mailed
Crowdsourcing Helped Build New Diné App
Thing About Skins
Russian Scientists May Have Drilled Down to Antarctica's Lake Vostok, Buried for 14 Million Years
Russian scientists claim to have successfully drilled through two miles of glacial ice to reach Lake Vostok, buried under Antarctica for 14 million years...
High School Football Star Moana Ofahengaue Chooses University of Utah
Moana Ofahengaue , the Polynesian defensive dynamo from Saratoga Springs, Utah, has decided to ply his trade, crushing opposing quarterbacks, running backs and receivers, for his h...
Alaska Native Corps Face New Wave of Scrutiny
WASHINGTON – Alaska Native Corporations (ANCs) are gearing up for a new round of attacks, as the U.S...
Alzheimer's Research Gets $50M Funding Boost
Alzheimer's disease research will get an extra $50 million from the National Institutes of Health this year...
Grand Canyon Will Ban Sale of Bottled Water
Plastic water bottles make up about 20% of the waste and 30% of all recyclables collected in the Grand Canyon National Park, according to an Associated Press article , but that is ...
Wetlands Threat Protested in 10th Circuit Court
For more than 20 years, debate has raged over a proposal by federal and state highway planners to route a major thoroughfare through the Wakarusa Wetlands in Kansas...
Romney in Need of ‘Safety Net’ After ‘Not Concerned About the Very Poor’ Comment
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney drew widespread attention February 1 when he said he’s “not concerned about the very poor.” Aired during a CNN interview , Romney’s stat...
No Charges Against Police or Tongans in Pepper Spray and Baton Incident
No charges will be filed in an incident that caused an uproar in two Utah communities last October ...
Get the Frack Out Of Here!
John Fenton's water went bad about six years ago. "Our water well’s only 12 years old," he says...
A Poem by Steve Russell on the 125th Anniversary of the Dawes Act
Chitto Harjo Crazy Snake said: "Don't sign!" Indians signed. Crazy Snake said: "Hold the white man to his word!"** Indians took what they could get...
In Bolivia, Many Indigenous Communities Turn to Vigilantism to Fight Crime
If a man kills another man in the harsh high plains of Jesús de Machaca or the lush lowlands of Beni, the people who catch him might not call the police...
The Dawes Act Started the U.S. Land-Grab of Native Territory
Gale Courey Toensing
Today, February 8, marks the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part one of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Flexing Our Muscles at the Polls: Natives Voting Native in 2012
The year 2012 is a big one for the country...
Native Friendly College Ranks Top for Value
The Princeton Review released its 2012 Best Value Colleges list Monday and a school with a number of programs for Native American students topped the list...
Nine Graduate From Navajo Generating Station's 'Do or Die School'
Nine men recently graduated from the Navajo Generating Station's (NGS) intensive entry training program...
Bread Tops List of High-Salt Sources in American Diet
Bread and rolls account for more than twice as much sodium in the American diet than junk food like potato chips, reported the Associated Press ...
Get Out Your Shades for the Brilliant Algonquin Snow Moon
There’s no need to keep one’s eyes peeled for tonight’s lunar phenomenon—it will be in your face with the luminescent Snow Moon, which is attracting a lot of online chatter both fo...
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Roundup
Continuing Indian Country Today Media Network ’s periodic roundup of court cases relevant to Indian country within the Ninth Circuit, we examine one new federal circuit court of ap...
"Gathering of Native Artists," Jan. 21, in the Skagit County Historical Museum in La Conner, Washington
Student Suspended for Speaking Native American Language
After a 12-year-old Menominee student spoke her Native language during class, she was suspended from playing in that night’s basketball game, and memories of past boarding school a...
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