ICTMN Staff
3/1/14
UpWorthy.com posted the trailer for the documentary "Young Lakota," drawing attention to "bad-ass" women, including twin sisters fighting to reverse a cultural stigma on the Pine R...
Christina Rose
1/22/14
This Date in Native History: On January 22, 1973, the United States Supreme Court decided in Roe v. Wade that women across America had the constitutional right to legal abortions...
Steve Russell
6/27/13

If something called “political science” exists, it’s not necessary to relate general principles of political behavior to Indians specifically.  That said, the following political eruption took place in Texas, and Texas has the fourth largest Indian population of any state. ...

Steve Russell
11/11/12

The battle is over, and pundits now stroll to the battlefield and shoot the survivors. I have used this bully pulpit to urge that Indians bloc vote only when threatened as Indians.  My own vote turned on threats I perceived to my family.  Your mileage may vary....

Mark Trahant
10/25/12
The politics of abortion continues to surface in this year’s presidential race, something that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney hoped to avoid...
Mark Trahant
9/20/12
The debate about abortion rights surfaced on the University of New Mexico campus this week – and American Indians were the focus...
Eisa Ulen
7/12/12
Sunny Clifford, a 26-year-old Pine Ridge Tribal park ranger , has launched a Change.org petition that seeks to improve the quality of women’s lives by making Plan B available—and a...
ICTMN Staff
7/11/12
Joan Dunlop, an advocate for women’s health rights, walked on June 29 at her home in Lakeville, Connecticut...
Christina M. Castro
6/19/12
Along with many youth across this great nation, my beautiful young cousin just graduated from high school...
ICTMN Staff
6/7/11
New proposed legislation would allow servicewomen receiving care through the Indian Health Services (IHS), Medicare recipients and federal employees not in the military to use fede...

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