Peter d'Errico
6/8/13

"Appropriateness" was a theme at the 12th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, May 20 to 31....

Steven Newcomb
6/5/13

There was a deeply troubling development at this year’s United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (the 12th Session) in New York. Before we get into that, though, let’s first build some historical context....

ICTMN Staff
6/4/13
On May 31, Thomas Vilsack, secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture, announced the appointment of two prominent American Indians to positions within the USDA...
ICTMN Staff
5/28/13
Ten members of Congress sent a letter May 13 to Daniel Snyder, owner of the NFL’s Washington, D.C., franchise, urging him to change the club's name...
ICTMN Staff
5/27/13
Native Americans, including American Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians, serve at a higher rate in the U.S...
Chief Sidney Hill
5/22/13

Greetings  from the Chiefs, Clanmothers, Faithkeepers, and people of the Haudenosaunee Six Nations Confederacy, People of the Longhouse....

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....

Rob Capriccioso
5/16/13
One of the leading senators focused on Indian affairs says the Obama administration is shirking its responsibility to reimburse Indian tribes for contract support costs they incur ...
ICTMN Staff
5/2/13
Noting a lack of “critical information” about potential impacts to water supply, sacred sites and other aspects of tribal life governed by treaty and environmental stewardship, the...

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