Steven Newcomb

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said: "Freedom is never given to anybody, for the oppressor has you in domination because he plans to keep you there, and he never voluntarily gives it up.” Although Dr....

7/29/14
Steve Russell
7/25/14
National Geographic reported on a study published in Ecology and Society and directed by the Heiltsuk First Nation, which lives in what is now British Columbia, finding a surprisin...
Steve Russell

Whatever you think of the accomplishments of the American Indian Movement, Indian-on-Indian violence is a lasting stain on the organization. It was not good for health or longevity to be “bad-jacketed,” talked about as a “snitch.”...

6/30/14
Steve Russell

I suffer what may be a delusive hope that Indians want changes in how they are treated by the US government, state governments, and tribal governments. Like the African-Americans who Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr....

4/1/14
Steve Russell

Arizona is at it again, and “it” goes back to when Arizona was a territory rather than a state....

2/25/14
ICTMN Staff
1/26/14
A fraternity that was previously suspended in 2012 after an apartment brawl was permanently banned from Arizona State University’s Campus Thursday evening after they held a racist ...
Steve Russell

Prof. David Wilkins is dismayed by language chosen by the Chief Judge of the Nooksack Tribal Court in a disenrollment decision....

12/16/13
Dot Scott

The recent cases of Baby Veronica and Baby Desaray make me fear for young adoptive children, especially those of color. The similarities of these two cases, including the same adoption agency attorney in both, demand a closer look into these children’s civil rights....

10/13/13
Steve Russell

In a series of columns keying on Martin Luther King’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech, I’ve asked Indians to dream....

8/30/13
Jacqueline Keeler

When I heard of George Zimmerman’s acquittal, my thoughts went not to my 10-year-old son, but to my dad, when he was 18. I avoided coverage of the trial because I knew the unrepentant Zimmerman defense would blame his victim, Trayvon Martin, for his own death....

7/25/13

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