iStock Youth Help Suicide Depression
Anne Minard
10/13/15
The Navajo Nation is slowly recovering from four suicides that hit a small southeastern Utah community from mid- to late summer...
Anne Minard
9/24/15
The Navajo Nation is facing a health emergency after a series of four suicides near the small community of Montezuma Creek, Utah...
Emily Earring Stronghold Skate Park Bowl
Taté Walker
7/30/15
It’s here at the Denver Skate Park that 14-year-old Emily Earring finally landed a frontside air during her run in an all-girl event hosted by the Stronghold Society’s One Gatherin...
Terese Marie Mailhot
5/31/15

Joe Flood writes in The New York Times article, "What's Lurking Behind the Suicides," that the issue of youth suicide is related to multi-generational sexual abuse that stems from abuse within Indian boarding schools....

Jillian Keenan
3/7/14
My public high school wasn’t the best, but we did have an amazing history teacher. Mr. L, as we called him, brought our country’s story to life...
Mary Kim Titla
2/19/14
As my feet hit the pavement mile after mile in Phoenix, Scottsdale and then Tempe, Arizona last month while running the P.F...
Ruth Hopkins
2/10/13

Genocide has found a new disguise: that of adolescent suicide. According to the Indian Health Service, Natives who fall between 10 and 24 years of age have the highest rate of suicide of all racial groups. Despite this epidemic, we’re still failing to address it head on....

ICTMN Staff
2/2/13
Want to make a difference for children in a Native American community?...
Stephanie Woodard
10/10/12
It feels like wartime,” says Diane Garreau, a child-welfare official on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation, in South Dakota, speaking of the youth-suicide epidemic sweeping India...
ICTMN Staff
10/29/11
This documentary, by Robin Davey and Yellow Thunder Woman, about the treatment of Native American people by the United States government was screened at the 2006 Tribeca Film Festi...

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