ICTMN Staff
10/22/12
As news of his walking on spreads across Indian country, we’ve taken the time to look back at Russell Means ’ storied life. He passed at 4:44 a.m...
Dr. Dean Chavers
10/29/12
There has been no Indian Voting Rights Act , and no congressional hearings or testimony on such a bill...
ICTMN Staff
10/15/12
The year 1928 saw the release of the so-called Meriam Report, the first comprehensive overview of U.S. Indian policy since the 1850s...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/16/12
The Department of Interior has rejected the casino compact between the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, saying it unfairly gives the state too much mo...
Daniel Garza
10/12/12

For a short time, soon after the first railroad tracks were laid down on the rich agricultural basin of central Washington State around the early 1900s, federal policy allowed government agents to break up the Indian reservations into allotments to be owned by individual Indians in an effort to e...

Steve Russell
10/6/12

Tribal governments that disdain being “domestic, dependent nations” should prepare two budgets, similar to the “shadow governments” that opposition parties compose in a parliamentary system....

Mark Trahant
9/27/12
South Dakota’s lone U.S. Representative is an important office for Indian country. The state that once sent a Lakota man, Ben Reifel, to Congress...
Carol Berry
9/29/12
Two piles of mingled industrial tailings—known locally as “chat”—have triggered a conflict in northeastern Oklahoma between Quapaw Tribe descendants who are the chat’s partial owne...
ICTMN Staff
9/22/12
On September 17, Ben Shelly, Navajo Nation president, put 373 acres near Winslow, Arizona into Navajo trust after stating, “with today’s signing of these documents, we are not just...
ICTMN Staff
9/20/12
A New York Times article published today, " A Tribe's Epidemic of Child Sex Abuse, Minimized for Years ," exposes the devastating prevalence of child sex abuse and rape on the Fort...

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