Steven Newcomb

Upon signing the Declaration of Independence, which led to the Revolutionary War, Benjamin Franklin is said to have quipped, “We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.” His comment characterizes the context of what President Obama called “the dawn of our Republic” in h...

2/12/14
Dale Schlundt

When one says American Indian, what comes to mind? Is it the fierce-looking warrior on horseback or perhaps the individual in war paint holding a repeating rifle, ever ready for battle?...

2/2/14
Steve Russell

Age brings introspection.

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1/31/14
Chuck Trimble

On Thursday, January 9, President Obama spoke about how he plans to address challenges such as job creation, housing, law enforcement and education in the poorest communities....

1/24/14
Steve Russell
1/17/14
Friday’s First Look broadcast über -cute video of a polar bear cub recently birthed at the Toronto Zoo...
Steve Russsell

The Sunday New York Times reported that Al Qaeda has taken control of the Iraqi city of Fallujah, for the first time since the U.S....

1/10/14
Steve Russell

Cheap shots have been taken at the Affordable Care Act—Obamacare—on the ground that most of the Congress that voted for it never read it. The shot is true. What makes it cheap is ignorance....

1/4/14
Steve Russell
1/3/14
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan appeared on Friday’s Morning Joe to flog his new book...
Dina Gilio Whitaker

I’m not one to make resolutions for the upcoming new year but I do think the end of the year is a good time to reflect back on the news that came out of Indian country....

1/1/14
Alex Jacobs

2013 will be known by many actions and events in the historical record, including Canada declaring war on its own First Nations peoples and the indigenous IdleNoMore response. Canada seems hell bent on resource extraction via transnational corporations....

12/30/13

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