Karonienhawi Thomas

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....

7/16/11
Mark Trahant

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 ...

4/13/11
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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