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

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?...

4/2/12
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

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

2/10/12
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

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....

2/8/12
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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