LaDonna Harris
5/1/13

I am outraged by Supreme Court case Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl. As a lifelong civil rights activist, I remember the struggle to pass the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) in 1978 and the reasons it is still so badly needed to protect our families and Native American cultures....

ICTMN Staff
4/30/13
On MSNBC Sunday morning, April 28, TV host Melissa Harris-Perry likened the removal of American Indian children from their tribal communities, placed in non-Native homes, to unauth...
Steve Russell
4/28/13

Upon reading my first column on the Baby Veronica oral argument, a policy wonk friend of mine wrote, “This is not about race. It is about treachery.”...

Steve Russell
4/19/13

The Supreme Court of the United States allows no cameras to record oral arguments, but they have allowed audio recordings....

John Echohawk, Jacqueline Pata, Terry Cross
4/16/13

On Tuesday the Supreme Court will hear arguments in the case of Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl....

Brian Daffron
4/11/13
After the April 8 press conference at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa in which the National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) and the Cherokee Nation shared the latest deve...
Anne Minard
2/26/13
Susan Fedorko was 40 years old when she found her birth family—or rather, when a long-lost sister found her...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/4/13
When the Wabanaki tribes and the State of Maine signed an agreement in the spring of 2011 to create a Maine/Wabanaki Truth and Reconciliation Process to heal the past abuses of Ind...
Peter d'Errico
1/2/13

Two Worlds: Lost Children of the Indian Adoption Projects is a new book about the campaign to break indigenous social structures by removing the children: "Governments…paid agencies and c...

ICTMN Staff
12/29/12
Take a look back at December 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today . Moapa Solar Farm to Power L.A...

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