David Treuer
4/13/12
Accomplished anthropologist and author David Treuer argues that “to claim that Indian cultures can continue without Indian languages only hastens our end." The following is an exce...
Steve Russell
4/2/12

When you are about one half of one percent of the population, how many people can you afford to leave behind by categorical self-definition?...

Gale Courey Toensing
2/15/12
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part three of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/13/12
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part two of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Peter d'Errico
2/10/12

Felix Cohen, author of the original Handbook of Federal Indian Law, played a major role in the ...

Gale Courey Toensing
2/8/12
Today, February 8, marks the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part one of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Steven Newcomb
2/8/12

In his Executive Order declaring November 2011 “Native American Heritage Month,” U.S. President Barack Obama said that his administration “recognizes the painful chapters in our shared history.” As a key part of that history, today marks the 125th year since the U.S....

Darek Hunt
1/30/12
The forerunner of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) was created by the U.S. federal government in 1824 to handle all matters relating to American Indians...

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