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
ICTMN Staff
8/23/13
Alaska Native elders from the Lower Yukon village of Alakanuk have successfully come together to prevent suicide locally...
ICTMN Staff
7/24/13
The New York Times ’ editorial board published an opinion piece today titled “Abandoned in Indian Country” where the board lends its voice to issues long since lingering in Indian ...
ICTMN Staff
7/11/13
Former North Dakota Democratic Senator Byron Dorgan recently penned an opinion piece on The New York Times website titled “Broken Promises,” where Dorgan takes a closer look at how...
Ray Cook, ICTMN Opinion Editor

Memorial Day, once called Decoration Day, is meant as a day to remember all those who have died while in military service. This Memorial Day I think it important that you remember the day from a military mind. It is not about you or your vacation....

5/27/13

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