Ernie Stevens, Jr.
8/27/12

This past Saturday, I was notified that Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community's Chairman Stanley R. Crooks began his journey to the spirit world. This comes only two days after my visit with him at the St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee, Minnesota....

Gale Courey Toensing
8/27/12
Stanley R. Crooks, the beloved chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and revered Indian country leader, died on Saturday, August 25 at the St...
Brian Daffron
8/16/12
Jeff Houser’s road to the office of chairman for the Fort Sill Apache Tribe ran through the American South...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/12
Jacqueline Pata, Executive Director of the National Congress of American Indians, released the following statement on Matt Lauer’s use of the phrase “Indian Giver” on NBC’s Today :...
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
7/3/12

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....

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...

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