Richard Walker
5/20/15
A congressman from Washington State has proposed renaming the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge...
Mark Trahant
5/11/15
Alaska reminds me of Washington state. Let me qualify that. Alaska reminds me of Washington state before the mid-1970s...
Melanie Studley
3/2/15
In May 2014, Indian country lost a hero with the death of Billy Frank, Jr ...
Wa He Lut School Dancers Billy Frank Totem
Richard Walker
2/11/15
A pole honoring the late Billy Frank Jr. (1931-2014) now stands at Wa He Lut Indian School at Frank’s Landing on the Nisqually reservation in Washington State...
Pontiac Replace Jackson
ICTMN Staff
1/21/15
In 2012, we spotlighted Andrew Jackson as our top pick for worst U.S. president—because he earned his “Indian Killer” nickname...
Gyasi Ross
12/31/14
Symbols matter. We need to show off our icons and heroes. I know some people dislike Mount Rushmore mightily. I get it—slaveowners, racists, guys with funny hair, etc...
ICTMN Staff
9/23/14
Swinomish tribal member Lorraine Loomis has been elected to fill the top spot at the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission (NWIFC) in the wake of the death of Billy Frank Jr., who ...
Mark Trahant
9/15/14
Why vote? It takes planning, some time, and the rewards are not always visible. The same problems will surround American Indians and Alaska Natives before and after the election...
Richard Walker
9/14/14
The 22nd annual Salmon Homecoming Celebration being held September 18 to 20 at Waterfront Park in Seattle, Washington is dedicated to the life and memory of the late Billy Frank Jr...

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