Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross
9/27/14
Tell all my mourners To mourn in red— Cause there ain't no sense In my bein' dead. —Langston Hughes (1902—1967) “Yeah...
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross
9/18/14
Silence kills. Suicide is a HUGE problem within our Native communities, yet it’s something that we barely speak about...
ICTMN Staff
9/10/14
(NOTE: TODAY IS WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY. SUICIDE HAS HAD A DEVASTATING EFFECT ON NATIVE COMMUNITIES...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
Carlyle Begay, the youngest state senator in Arizona, represents a district that includes eight tribes and Arizona’s Navajo Nation...
Michael Meuers
7/9/14
A crowd of about 300 was deeply moved, some of them to tears, at last month's Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health (CRCAIH, pronounced “KIRK-uh”) annual summit,...
Stephanie Woodard
12/20/13
A new legal paper on racial disparities in juvenile justice is laced with searing narratives of wrongs suffered by Native schoolchildren on Montana’s remote and windswept reservati...
Stephanie Woodard
11/21/13
UPDATED DECEMBER 20: The Montana Supreme Court has dismissed the wrongful-death lawsuit that Fort Peck tribal councilwoman Roxanne Gourneau filed against her local school board aft...
Julieanne Jennings

The rising teenage suicide rate (or attempted suicides) among any population is sorrowful. Multiple youth suicides send waves of hopelessness and despair throughout all communities in which they occur....

11/21/13
ICTMN Staff
9/12/13
Mental health services for Native Americans took a 5 percent cut due to federal sequestration, and the reduction has cost tribes essential staff and programs, reports NPR ...
Dustin Twin

The voice on the other end had an ominous sense of urgency. He opened with, “We're running. I can't take this shit anymore.” As per our last conversation I knew that he was talking about running for council, but “this shit” could mean any number of things these days....

9/6/13

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