Mark Trahant
12/7/13
The Affordable Care Act is known mostly for it’s challenges, but for Indian country the law will shake up what is currently the Indian health system just like an earthquake...
Mark Trahant
12/6/13
As the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, the second half of the decision is the area that directly impacts Indian country the most...
Mark Trahant
12/5/13
Episode 3 of Mark Trahant’s in depth look at the Affordable Care Act focuses on the idea of competition and the lack there of within the Health system – especially the Indian healt...
Mark Trahant
12/4/13
In Episode 2 of Mark Trahant’s video blog series on the Affordable Care Act and its impact on Indian country, Trahant takes a look at the confusing issues that arrived with the pla...
Mark Trahant
12/3/13
Journalist and speaker, Mark Trahant, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, recently released a five part series of videos taking a closer look at the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and Indian...
Steven Newcomb
12/2/13

During the papacy of Pope Alexander VI, the Holy See at the Vatican used the papal bull of May 4, 1493 to call for “barbarous nations” to be “subjugated” or “overthrown.” The Latin word employed in the document is “deprimantur,” which generally is translated “to reduce.” Reduction is ano...

Rob Capriccioso
11/21/13
When should tribal sovereignty for all trump the sovereignty of one tribe? That’s a question many in Indian country are pondering as the U.S...
Peter d'Errico
11/9/13

New York Magazine recently U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. The discussion ranged across personal and professional issues....

Ryan Seelau & Ian Record
11/8/13

In the first part of this two-part series, we provided a short history of the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case State of Michigan v....

David Wilkins
11/7/13

I have followed with keen interest the divisive issue of disenrollment of tribal members across Indian country. It is a complicated and depressing subject but, regardless of individual circumstances, the protection of sovereignty is rightly a priority for all those involved....

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