Christina Rose
3/12/14
At a recent symposium, Joel West Williams, Cherokee, staff attorney for the Native American Rights Fund, announced, “Raise your hand if you consider yourself one percent American, ...
Suzette Brewer
2/20/14
This is Part I in a series about Oglala Sioux Tribe v...
Stephanie Woodard
1/17/14
A petition asking Iowa’s Governor Terry Branstad to investigate the ongoing abuse of disabled twin boys in his state appeared January 15 on RH Reality Check , a news website coveri...
Arla Patch & Robert Shetterly
1/13/14
The Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) is in its first year in the state of Maine...
Stephanie Woodard
1/6/14
The emergency room doctor was furious at what he had seen, recalled Audre’y Eby, who is Rosebud Sioux and the mother of disabled 16-year-old twins...
Rob Capriccioso
11/27/13
Lucille Echohawk, executive director of the Denver Indian Family Resource Center (DIFRC), found herself this holiday season needing to be in Washington, D.C...
Terry L. Cross

Thirty-five years ago today, Congress enacted groundbreaking legislation, the impact of which has been arguably more profound than any other piece of federal Indian law in the modern era. On November 8, 1978, the Indian Child Welfare Act, otherwise known as ICWA, became law....

11/8/13
Gale Courey Toensing
10/28/13
During a impersonation of President George Bush Sr...
Suzette Brewer
10/16/13
A family court judge in South Carolina has scheduled a hearing on October 25 to finalize of the adoption of Baby Deseray, despite an Oklahoma court ruling last month that granted c...

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