Steve Russell

Sovereignty is not what it used to be, and I am not speaking of Indian sovereignty in particular. Sometimes I think about the rise of the nation-state with bemusement at the customs of historians....

7/24/12
Rob Capriccioso
7/18/12
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate on July 17 passed the Helping Expedite and Advance Responsible Tribal Homeownership (HEARTH) Act of 2011 by unanimous consent...
Vincent Schilling
7/18/12
On July 11, The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced several efforts geared toward the process of completing veterans’ disability claims faster and more accurately...
David Wilkins

Native American people and the distinctive nations they belong to exist in a paradoxical world. They are the original nations of North America, a fact that is enshrined in the U.S....

7/18/12
Joseph Valandra

The Bureau of Indian Affairs website declares, “The United States has a unique legal and political relationship with Indian tribes and Alaska Native entities as provided by the Constitution of the United States, treaties, court decisions and Federal statutes.” It goes on to detail the type of rel...

7/13/12
Rob Capriccioso
7/12/12
WASHINGTON – Amid calls from the U.S. Congress for the U.S...
Rob Capriccioso
7/11/12
WASHINGTON – Democratic and Republican Indian affairs leaders in both the U.S. House and U.S. Senate are concerned that the U.S...
Lynn Armitage
7/15/12
It’s fun to discover new destinations on your own, bump into a great little café or discover a hiking trail that’s off the beaten path...
Rob Capriccioso
7/5/12
A long-awaited survey by the U.S. Department of the Interior on tribal jobs will not be released this year, even though federal law requires regular reporting on such matters...
ICTMN Staff
7/3/12
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) recently provided the Emmonak Women’s Shelter in the Yup’ik Eskimo village of Emmonak, Alaska with a one-time emergency fund of $50,000 to help p...

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