Ray Cook, ICTMN Opinion Editor

In the Northeast among the forests and along the shores of Iroquoia we have a dance called the Women’s Shuffle Dance, or the Women’s Dance. The men sing an ancient song meant to honor and recognize the role of women and the female spirit....

2/18/13
ICTMN Staff
2/17/13
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: • LAND DISPUTE: The Poarch Band of Creek Indians blocked access to the sacred Hickory Ground by a group...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/13
President Barack Obama will be honoring civilians with the second-highest civilian honor—the 2012 Presidential Citizens Medal—on Friday, February 15 and the list of 13 includes Ind...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
Take a look back at April 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today . Who Owns the Grand Canyon?...
Bob Uhl
11/29/12
Hundreds of spectators turned out for the Fourth Annual Traditional Youth Powwow & Heatlh Fair at the Four Directions Center in Sioux City, Iowa Saturday, November 24...
ICTMN Staff
10/9/12
On a recent NPR Morning Edition "Watch This" segment , the guest was author and poet Sherman Alexie , who grew up on the Spokane Indian Reservation and won a National Book Award fo...
ICTMN Staff
8/8/12
As athletes from Indian Country continue to compete for gold across the pond at the London Olympic Games , it would be a mistake to not take a moment to reflect on those who came b...
ICTMN Staff
7/19/12
Billy Mills , 1964 Olympic gold medalist and the national spokesperson for Running Strong for American Indian Youth sent a message to the Iroquois Nationals —Indian country is prou...
Lorraine Jessepe
5/23/12
KICKAPOO RESERVATION—When it comes to making healthy food choices in Indian country, Dr. Dee Ann DeRoin doesn’t mince words: “Stop the pop. Skip the chips. Dump the donuts...
ICTMN Staff
4/4/12
Billy Mills with Cheyenne River Sioux youth on the reservation in South Dakota...

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