Gale Courey Toensing
5/13/15
The United South and Eastern Tribes, seven partner organizations and a federally recognized sovereign Indian nation have asked the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian, I...
Jack McNeel
3/19/15
The lakes country of northern Idaho has long been the homeland of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, or Schitsu’umsh as they call themselves, meaning ‘Those who were found here’ or ‘The disc...
Laura Paskus
3/10/15
Editor’s Note: On Sunday March 8, International Women’s Day, we introduced you to some of the women who are part of the effort to reign in oil and gas development on the Navajo Nat...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
2/28/15

Occasionally I receive messages from readers who take issue with some of the things I write about. Sometimes they are people with no indigenous ancestry who are offended by what they see as a divisive, race-based ideology....

Duane Champagne
12/10/13
Indian allotment holders are not making enough money from their allotments...
Duane Champagne
11/18/13
Most individual Indian landholders do not make significant money or even a living off their trust allotments...
Steven Newcomb
2/8/12

In his Executive Order declaring November 2011 “Native American Heritage Month,” U.S. President Barack Obama said that his administration “recognizes the painful chapters in our shared history.” As a key part of that history, today marks the 125th year since the U.S....

Julianne Jennings
1/31/12

It has been one year since the descendants of the Cherokee Freedmen won their long dispute against a constitutional amendment that ter...