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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
How Did I Miss That? The Many Wives of Joseph Smith
The Washington Post splashed the front page with the beginning of a series on the N word, which the Post reported is used 500,000 times a day on Twitter...
Yes, It’s an Imperfect System But the Native Vote Is Worth Counting
It’s almost time to count...
Radon: The Invisible Killer In Native Homes Across Indian Country
When Twa-le Abrahamson-Swan tested her Spokane, Washington, home for radon, she already knew about the dangers of the invisible, odorless radioactive gas...
Navajo Nation Slams Door on Deal That Would Have Allowed Uranium Mining
The Navajo Nation has blocked a backdoor deal that would have allowed uranium mining to restart, despite lingering waste from past mining and a reservation-wide ban that’s been in ...
EPA Green Lights Navajo Generating Station, Interior Must Approve
The Environmental Protection Agency has green lighted the Navajo Generating Station in northern Arizona to operate until 2030 on the condition that its owners – the Bureau of Recla...
NIGA Takes Stand With Wind River Against Opposing State Legislation
Gale Courey Toensing
The National Indian Gaming Association has promised to fight a proposed bill that would terminate 170,000 acres of the Wind River Reservation and set a dangerous precedent for stat...
Wyoming Senator Drafts Bill ‘To Clarify’ Reservation Borders
Wyoming and the tribes who share the Wind River Indian Reservation in the state are still waiting for their day in court to resolve a border dispute on the reservation, but U.S...
Wyoming Senators Look to Deny EPA’s Wind River Ruling
The Northern Arapaho Tribe on April 1 presented a press release in regards to the latest step by Wyoming legislators to stifle the Wind River Reservation boundaries...
National Parks Conservation Group Objects to Navajo Generating Station Proposal
Nearly four months after last summer’s historic agreement to reduce emissions from the Navajo Generating Station, the plant continues to belch pollutants and compromise health, a g...
EPA Given 60 Days to Set Deadline for Coal Ash Regulations
On October 29, a federal judge hearing a case about coal ash issued a memorandum in a lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s failure to finalize federal regulati...
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