Gale Courey Toensing
10/25/12
The president of the National Congress of American Indians opened the organization's 69th Annual Convention and Marketplace with an urgent message to Native America to get out and ...
ICTMN Staff
10/24/12
As his life is honored in Kyle, South Dakota today, many across Indian country have reacted to the passing of self-described “Oglala Freedom Fighter” Russell Means , who began his ...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/6/12
During the United South and Eastern Tribes’ upcoming annual meeting, two students from member tribes will be honored for their participation last summer in a program at Vanderbilt ...
Mark Trahant
9/24/12
More than 35,000 people in 130 communities across the country are participating in Native Vote Action Week beginning today . Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/18/12
John Echohawk More than a dozen lawsuits are clogging federal and state courts in what Native American Rights Fund (NARF) Executive Director John Echohawk called “a judicially-crea...
ICTMN Staff
8/29/12
In the days since the passing of Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Chairman Stanley Crooks many throughout Indian country and the federal government have shared their condolences as well ...
Mark Trahant

Voting should be easy, almost routine. If it’s election day, we should vote. It’s that simple because it’s the very foundation of democracy. It is only when “we” have a say in what happens next, in our future, that governance meets the basic test of a democracy....

7/3/12
ICTMN Staff
6/20/12
As every election year begins, the lack of access to voting for American Indians and within Indian country becomes much more noticeable...
ICTMN Staff
5/28/12
The following is a statement by Jefferson Keel, president of the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) in honor of all veterans – fallen, retired, or active – on Memorial Da...
Jefferson Keel, President, National Congress of American Indians

There is a group of criminals, on Native American lands, who assault, rape, and abuse Native women—and they can’t be arrested. These criminals are non-Native men....

5/14/12

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