Skip to main content
Manhattanhenge Adds Solar Magic to Grid
Oglala Do Not Claim Ellie Reynolds
Native Humor! Funny Sherman Alexie Quips
Embracing Your Powerful Inner Spirit
Online Challenges to Save Languages
NYT Flags Oak Flat: Ultimate Corruption
Warm-Blooded Fish; Apple Watch Dog
Freddie Gray and Baltimore's Urban India
Research Says the Inuit Came from Alaska
Thompson Wins Tewarraton Award Again
Lies Your Maps Tell You: Decolonial Atla
When Justice Doesn’t Work
How to Protect Native Children—and ICWA
John Sayles Seeks Cast for Carlisle Film
SLU Removes Statue of Priest and Natives
Cops Arrest Native Americans Much More
UNDRIP Legislation Fails in Canada
Underground Wine CAVE Offers 480 Wines
Jewell Visits Riverside Indian School
Mashpee Nine: Fight for Tribal Justice
Thing About Skins
The Interconnectedness of Politics, Family and the Cosmic Order
A key concept in the cultural philosophies of most indigenous nations is respect...
'Zombie Democracy’ Is a Nightmare for Natives
The British magazine The Economist has coined the expression “ zombie democracy ” to denote government leaders or parties that believe winning elections automatically translates in...
Financial Transparency Legislation Renews Controversy Over First Nation Chiefs' Salaries
David P. Ball
Newly enacted federal legislation forcing First Nations to disclose their leaders' salaries and spending online has been decried by critics who say the public is being misled by “m...
Tribal Governments: What Price ‘Democracy’?
A puzzling aspect of the term tribe is its lack of a clear definition. Even the Department of the Interior, the last word on federal recognition, doesn’t have one...
Charles Head Confirmed as Cherokee Secretary of State
Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker tapped a former Bureau of Indian Affairs employee in November to become the tribe’s new Secretary of State...