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New Red Lake Nation College Taking Shape
Osage Policy Honors Service Men & Women
It’s Official: The Kitty Litter Did It
10 Ways Youth Can Learn Their Culture
Navajo Police Put Their Lives In Danger
Deadly Medical Experiment on Yanomami
Second Native American Eatery Opens
Mascot Bill Sponsor Gets More Hate Mail
Halbritter Speaks at Columbia University
50 Most Inspiring DearNativeYouth Tweets
George Monbiot on Soil Degradation
18-Year-Old Director Visits White House
Exploring the Next 10,000 Years
$5 Million Nutrition Campaign Launches
Casino Follies; GOP Ponders Cruz Control
Instant Horse Racing Bill Passes
Dja Dja Wurrung Wants Ancestral Art Back
Jenkins: Where’s The Outcry?
Navajo Leaders Disrespect Voting Rights
Blumenthal Flip Flops on Federal Rec
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...