Emery Cowan, Durango Herald Staff Writer
7/10/12
Sharilyn Browning studies for a final examination in an introduction to Native American and Indigenous Studies class at Fort Lewis College...
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
Lorraine Jessepe
6/21/12
LINCOLN, Neb.—Native peoples are no stranger to forced relocation. It is a bitter chapter in the history of North American tribal peoples...
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
6/11/12
Twilight actor Chaske Spencer, Assiniboine and Sioux, is lending his star power to an important political cause: Raising Native participation in elections...
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...
Cedric Sunray

Last month’s racially motivated killings in Oklahoma, perpetrated by Cherokee Indian Jake England and his white roommate against membe...

5/23/12
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
ICTMN Staff
5/11/12
Margo Gray-Proctor, Osage, president, Horizon Engineering Service Company, will serve on the Native American Advisory Council to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America...
Jefferson Keel, President?, National Congress of American Indians

Over the last week President Obama, in public events at high schools and speeches throughout the country, has led the charge to ensure that higher education for all students from all backgrounds is affordable....

5/10/12

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