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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
Painter Margarete Bagshaw Walks On
Ho-Chunk Nation Increases Minimum Wage
Native Funerals as Family Reunions
WSJ Sides With Soto on Eagle Feathers
Symposium: School-to-Prison Pipeline
Clerk to Indian: 'You Lost the War'
Jude Schimmel Puts Team in Sweet 16
Thing About Skins
Payday Loan Businesses Troubling New Mexico's Native Communities
Those “Cash Loans Now” or “Payday Loan” signs on storefronts draw in vulnerable customers in regions of the country like New Mexico, and are particularly detrimental to Native comm...
Feds Claim Tribal Lenders Not a Target; Tribes Sue NY Over Crackdown
In the first positive federal response to widespread Indian protests over government attacks on tribal companies’ online loan businesses, U.S...
Tribes Sue New York Regulator for Payday Loan Order
Yesterday the Otoe-Missouria Tribe, located near Tulsa, Oklahoma, and the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, based in southern Michigan, sued a New York regul...
Tribes’ Payday Loan Operations Upheld
Although the courts and others may question tribes’ acceptance of their non-Native business operators’ activities, the skepticism may be a remnant of “paternalistic days” that are ...