Dina Gilio-Whitaker
9/29/16

By now, most of us who have been following the standoff at Standing Rock know that a federal judge denied the application for a temporary injunction to stop the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline....

Alex Jacobs
9/20/16

Or could it be Selma 1965, Bloody Sunday, when the President had to federalize the National Guard. Many of the water and land protectors may feel it’s like the Greasy Grass Fight in 1876, Alcatraz 1969 or Wounded Knee 1973....

Peter d'Errico
9/19/16

As of this writing, the protectors have succeeded to an extent, though the pressure against them and arrests continue. The aptly named Dakota Access Corporation—it wants to access Dakota Territory—has not yet given up....

Sarah Sunshine Manning
9/16/16
Despite the heightening tension between demonstrators in the camps at Standing Rock and Dakota Access L.L.C., water protectors in the camps remain undaunted, committed to prayerful...
Jim Gray
9/8/16

I think there's a visceral reaction that prevents some people in the non-Indian community to find solidarity with today's Native American issues....

Jon Eagle Sr.
8/27/16

Long ago our ancestors knew the Cannon Ball River as Inyan Wakan Kagapi Wakpa, "River where the sacred stones are made," and they knew the Missouri River as Mni Sose, "Turbulant Water." At the confluence of where those two rivers met was a great whirlpool that created perfectly round stones that...

ICTMN Staff
7/22/15
Though tribes and other opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline have been granted intervenor status in a series of hearings before the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission (P...
Vincent Schilling
7/9/15
We want to give those young people and young Native Americans like them the support they deserve. We have to invest in them, and believe in them, and love them...
ICTMN Staff
1/9/15
The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has turned down a request by four tribes and a host of opponents to send TransCanada back to the drawing board on its proposal to route...
Steven Newcomb
11/20/14

In his recent column, Professor David Wilkins (Lumbee) says the doctrine of discovery has gone through many expressions, such as "a theological fict...

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