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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
Murkowski Blasts Obama’s Protection of Pristine Wildlife Refuge
Gale Courey Toensing
The White House said Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) “overreacted” to a presidential announcement about expanding environmental protection in Alaska, according to Politico ...
‘Ring Out the False, Ring in the True’: Five Takes on 2015
Gale Courey Toensing
A federal government official, the president of a large tribal organization, the chairman of a landless federally recognized tribe that’s waiting for approval of its land-into-trus...
5 Ways Native American Education Is Getting Better Heading Into 2015
Tanya H. Lee
The 2014 Native Youth Report , prepared by the White House and released in December 2014, states, “Native youth and Native education are in a state of emergency.” The report makes ...
Federal Government to Rate Tribal Colleges
Tanya H. Lee
The Obama administration recently released for comment its draft framework for rating institutions of higher education as “high performing,” “low performing” or “in the middle.” Tr...
Obama Designates San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
On October 10, President Obama used his authority under the Antiquities Act to establish 346,177 acres of national forest land in the San Gabriel Mountains in southern California a...
Administration Agrees to Fully Pay Tribal Contract Support Costs
The Obama administration has reportedly agreed to congressional demands for it to abide by Supreme Court decisions requiring reimbursement of full tribal contract support costs (CS...
Sacred Site Advocates Ask Senate to Heed Keith Harper Concerns
Wayland Gray, a Muscogee (Creek) Nation citizen and sacred site advocate, finds himself in a David versus Goliath-type situation. Gray says he wants the U.S...
Top 10 Tribal Desires at 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference
Tribal leaders made abundantly clear at this year’s White House Tribal Nations Conference that they appreciate the good things the Obama administration has done for their tribal na...
Native Leaders Air Concerns at White House Tribal Nations Conference
The true potential of the Obama administration’s White House Tribal Nations Conference – now in its fifth year – was on display November 13 when tribal leaders were finally invited...
AG Eric Holder: ‘We Must Never Forget’ What Was Inflicted on Natives
The following are remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder during the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference. Good morning – and thank you all for such a warm welcome...
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