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The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Violent Standoff With Settlers & Police
Lost Incan City Found at Last?
Thing About Skins
No More Squaw Bay: Name Change Coming
A Washington state committee will give final consideration in May to changing the name of Squaw Bay, on Shaw Island, to a Lummi Nation place name for the island...
Republicans Aren’t Getting Much Attention or Votes From Indian Country
TRAHANT REPORTS – Who’s winning Indian country this presidential election season? On social media it is an intense debate. Sen...
Legislation Proposed to Return the Ancient One to Tribes
Legislation proposed by Sen...
Tester Re-introduces ‘Clean Carcieri Fix’
Gale Courey Toensing
A “clean Carcieri fix” is back on the table. On March 12, Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced S...
History Will Always Treat Well the Life of Billy Frank Jr.
Billy Frank Jr.’s funeral was less a time of mourning and more a time of celebration for all he did in defense of treaty rights and Native sovereignty and the environment...
A New Year and New (Old) Stories for Indian Country
It’s a new year – and a new story. There is nothing more important to political discourse than a good story...
Will Indian Country Funding Increase Under Budget Deal?
After months of partisan combat, the Republican House and Democratic Senate have both passed a budget deal that alleviates sequestration, but still holds uncertainties for tribal f...
12 D.C. Reactions to Lackluster Budget Agreement
On December 10, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) and Sen...
Bipartisan Budget Reached, Vote Expected
“Earlier this year, I called on Congress to work together on a balanced approach to a budget that grows our economy faster and creates more jobs – not through aimless, reckless spe...
Senate Unanimously Approves a Tribal Amendment to Immigration Reform
On June 18 the Senate voted unanimously (94-0) to approve a tribal amendment to the S.744 Immigration reform bill that will add four tribal government officials to the Border Overs...
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