Jacqueline Keeler
9/4/14
On Tuesday, after Labor Day weekend, my children went back to school. The week before, I had taken my son to the barber to get a haircut—but it was his choice...
Simon Moya-Smith
8/28/14
On Monday, a 5-year-old Native American boy was sent home on his first day of school and ordered to cut his hair short because it allegedly violated district policy, the boy’s moth...
ICTMN Staff
1/3/14
The Washington state organization that was founded in 2012 to assist in protecting the rights of imprisoned American Indians in the state has appointed a new member to the Board of...
Marc Dadigan
7/9/13
Less than two weeks away from the Coming of Age Ceremony (Bałas Chonas) for a 16-year-old Winnemem Wintu teenager, U.S...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/13
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation issued a provisional emergency regulation denying indigenous prisoners access to items used in religious ceremonies in F...
Brian Daffron
3/8/13
It was on January 27, 2013 when Jesus Ramos, a Maidu inmate within the Dalhart Unit prison in Dalhart, Texas, was working on preparations for his 50 th birthday...