Sheena Louise Roetman
1/7/16
On Thursday, critics of the name of the Washington football team issued a letter to CBS requesting that the television network not use the R-word to reference the Washington NFL fr...
Simon Moya-Smith
10/13/15
California is now the first state in the country to have banned the use of the racial slur ‘redskins’ at its public schools...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/16/15
A rider that would stop the Bureau of Indian Affairs from revising procedures for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes has been attached to the Interior Department’s 2016 spendi...
Simon Moya-Smith
1/23/15
Do away with the pejorative. Erase the dehumanizing Native American caricature-logo. What do you have?...
Simon Moya-Smith
1/16/15
Fans of the Washington football team who love the club but hate the R-word are hoping to inspire other fans to get on the change-the-name train...
ICTMN Staff
12/3/14
American Indians scored a grand slam Tuesday when the House announced the bipartisan passage of the Native American Housing and Self-Determination Act Reauthorization of 2014 (NAHA...
Mark Fogarty
11/10/14
When Congress approved the Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act in 1996, turning over control of federal housing assistance to tribes, it was a big home ru...
Vincent Schilling
8/1/14
Last week the Center for American Progress released a report highlighting the impact of Native mascots and team names on American Indian and Alaska Native youth and proposed key st...
Jacqueline Pata
5/18/13

The “dental divide”—the absence of services and access to dental health services in low income communities—is real, especially in Indian country....

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...

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