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Begaye Must Stop Escalade Nightmare
Gyasi Ross on His New Poetry Album
Review: Momofuku Ko and the Sioux Chef
The Mother of the Earth Returns
Big Two Months for the Samish Nation
Randy Mantooth of 'Emergency!'
DU Lacrosse Wins NCAA Championship
The South Does Rights Thing
Crowdsourcing Jackson Removal
The Burden of American Exceptionalism
$255.5 Million Settlement for Inuit
Shoni Schimmel Is no Longer a Rookie
Billboard Debuts Native Artist's Video
Cherokee Elder Talks Eating 'Steak'
Wahpepah-Harris: The Next Billy Mills?
Two Native Leaders’ Could be School Name
Memorials Honoring Native Warriors
Mills to Host a Day With WA Native Youth
Maintaining U.S. Status Quo at UN
The Week That Was
Thing About Skins
Spate of Youth Suicides Shake Pine Ridge Reservation
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation...
Indigenous Student Discusses Public Suicide Over Chief Illiniwek Pain
An indigenous student has written an open letter to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign administrators and all indigenous and Native peoples of the world saying she wants to...
Montana’s Pipeline to Prison—and Suicide—for Native Kids
A new legal paper on racial disparities in juvenile justice is laced with searing narratives of wrongs suffered by Native schoolchildren on Montana’s remote and windswept reservati...
On British Columbia's Central Coast, the Way Forward
Chris Wood, TheTyee.ca
[Editor’s Note: Often passed, seldom visited by outsiders, British Columbia’s Central Coast is home to the continent’s longest-settled places and most enduring peoples...
Mitakupi Foundation Working With Others to Battle Youth Suicide on Pine Ridge
It was an exciting year for Jennifer Jessum and Simon Joseph, the creative minds behind the award-winning documentary film “Holy Man.” Their 2011 film, which told the story of inca...
Teen Hope, Not Suicide, Subject of Lakota Voices Exhibition
Teen suicide has been a major topic of concern for many reservations, but in Rapid City, South Dakota, an exhibition of photographs, taken by elementary and middle school students ...
Murkowski to Lead Field Hearing on Alaska Youth Suicide
Youth in Indian country are often faced with tough decisions and sometimes the route they take is suicide...
Fractured Families, Lack of Education Set Up Aboriginal Kids for Suicide
Family alcoholism, emotional vulnerability, and the lack of community and education put aboriginal youth on a path to solvent abuse, violence and, all too often, suicide...
Tester Addresses Hope and Opportunity in Indian Country
Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont,)
Below is a letter from Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) in regards to providing hope to American Indian youth and a means to help curb youth suicide in Indian country...