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Tribal Leaders Should Help Govern the US
NOAA Gives $400K for Penobscot River
Brown Bear Hunt Banned in Kenai Refuge
NYT Showcases Tribal Species Stewardship
Haskell to Hold Inauguration for Pres.
Paiute Tribe Approached by Snyder's OAF
Not News: Redskin Fans Support Name
Forgotten Indian Cemetery Found
Reforming the Racism Cycle
Vanderbilt University to Host First Poww
Homeless Murderers to Be Tried as Adults
Immersion: Teaching the Whole Child
Legal Pot: Mess of Trouble for Tribes
Treaty Council’s 40th Conference
The Week That Was
Youth Project Provides School Supplies
Rez Pup Sunday 8-10-14
N. Scott Momaday at the Heard Museum
Elvis: Never Met Him, Yet He Saved Me
Mayans Win Against Guatemalan Gov.
Thing About Skins
Rapid City Has a KKK Problem
Patti Jo King
Vernon Traversie, a legally blind Cheyenne River Sioux tribal elder who lives in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, believes he was the victim of a hate crime while in the hospital for sur...
Vern Traversie’s Case Draws Attorney General’s Attention
In a new blog post by Care2.com, Vern Traversie the blind and elderly Lakota elder who alleges he was a victim of branding while in the care of the Rapid City Regional Hospital for...
Hundreds Descend on Rapid City Hospital in Support of Cheyenne River Elder
Patti Jo King
Nearly 700 protestors from Native communities across the United States, and members of the American Indian Movement met in Rapid City, South Dakota the morning of May 21 to march i...
A Statement From Cheyenne River Sioux Elder Vern Traversie on the Violation of His Patient Rights
Vern Traversie and President Rodney Bordeaux of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are calling for a criminal investigation into Mr...
Yakama Nation Statement Against the ‘KKK’ Hate Crime Upon a Lakota Elder
An Open Letter to Indian Country Media Network At some point between August 26 and September 8 of 2011, while in the medical care of the Rapid City Regional Hospital following open...
Indian Country Rallies Behind Vern Traversie
UPDATED APRIL 30, 10:26 P.M.: WITH COMMENTS FROM VERN TRAVERSIE AND CHEYENNE RIVER SIOUX TRIBAL CHAIRMAN KEVIN KECKLER...
Was Lakota Man Victim of a Hate Crime in South Dakota Hospital? The Troubling Story of Vern Traversie
In a somewhat grainy, homemade YouTube video, Lakota elder Vernon Traversie sits in his Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation home and quietly tells his story...
Two Sentenced in Swastika Branding Case
In August Paul Beebe and Jesse Sanford of Farmington, New Mexico pled guilty in the U.S...
Hate Crimes Charges Unlikely in Patty Dawson Case
[UPDATED, JANUARY 20, LINK ADDED TO ORIGINAL STORY IN FIRST GRAPH AND VIDEO ADDED AT END] FRESNO, Calif...
Will There Be Justice in a 'Sundown Town'?
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