Ray Cook
7/14/11

In recent weeks, Indian Country Today Media Network has reported on apparent random acts of violence on Natives and on the unfolding mess of sexual abuse at Catholic schools in the Dakotas....

Karonienhawi Thomas
7/16/11

My mother told me about a presentation she saw that mentioned how one kind person can make all the difference to a victim of sexual assault. This stood out to me—that one act of kindness from one person could have such a profound effect on someone in the midst of trauma....

Mark Trahant
4/13/11

ST. MICHAEL, Alaska—It’s trite to write that winter days are short this far north. And it is remarkable watching the sun skate through the sky in such a hurry to disappear. But more than the sun’s pace, it’s the angle that makes a December visit ...

ICTMN Staff
4/20/11
As he discussed in a recent column for Indian Country Today Media Network, Mark Trahant reported on sexual abuse by Catholic clergy in Alaska for the PBS series Frontline...
ICTMN Staff
3/29/11
The Support for Survivors Act, bipartisan legislation introduced today would assist victims of sexual trauma experienced during military service. Introduced by U.S...
ICTMN Staff
3/28/11
Between the 1940s and the 1990s, children at boarding schools ranging from remote Alaskan villages to those on northwestern tribal lands faced sexual, physical or psychological abu...
Sonny Skyhawk
10/29/12
Pedophilia, which was an indirect consequence of the Boarding School system. In the late 19th century, when Indians were forced onto reservations by the U.S...

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