Stephanie Woodard
10/10/12
It feels like wartime,” says Diane Garreau, a child-welfare official on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation, in South Dakota, speaking of the youth-suicide epidemic sweeping India...
Mark Trahant
9/25/12
It is said that elections have consequences. One side wins, the other becomes the loyal opposition. Then the game is fought again with new or sometimes the same result...
Lee Allen
9/21/12
By 5:30 a.m. on August 14-16, the lobby of the Tohono O’odham Desert Diamond Hotel in Tucson, Arizona was full...
Mark Trahant
9/20/12
The debate about abortion rights surfaced on the University of New Mexico campus this week – and American Indians were the focus...
Mark Trahant
9/17/12
Sequester is a funny word. As a noun it means a general cut in government spending. As a verb it means to hide away...
Walter Lamar

This fall, most of us will suffer from nothing worse than hay fever. However, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has issued several warnings recently about rising numbers of more serious illnesses. The bad news is that these serious ailments can cause death....

9/16/12
Allie Hostler
9/11/12
Jane judged drug addicts harshly until she became one in her late 20s...
Mark Trahant
10/2/12
There is one public health “system” in the United States. Its cost per patient is lower than the rest of the country...
Mark Trahant
9/5/12
An omission: Yesterday I reported that Rep. Tom Cole was much less visible at the Republican Convention in Tampa than he was in St. Paul four years ago...
Allie Hostler and Jacob Simas
9/4/12
He snorted his first line of dope when he was 15. He remembers the day...

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