Coast Salish Sea Tribes and Nations

The Lummi, Swinomish, Suquamish and Tulalip tribes of Washington, and the Tsleil-Waututh, Squamish and Musqueam Nations in British Columbia stand together to protect the Salish Sea....

2/17/14
Richard Walker
12/3/13
As the holidays kick in and people start looking ahead to the coming year, it is only fitting to acknowledge the leaders who will take Indian country into the future...
Richard Walker
9/19/13
Want to know what the next president of the National Congress of American Indians will be like?...
Vincent Schilling
8/1/13
Thanks to the U.S. Census Bureau and its effort to count us all once a decade, we have another interesting list to report on...
Richard Walker
12/24/12
The chairmen of the Jamestown S’Klallam and Swinomish governments are helping the next administration in Washington state get off to a running start in January...
Richard Walker
10/4/12
Getting a read on the state of Washington’s economic health can be tricky right now. The unemployment rate hovers at above eight percent...
Rob Capriccioso
9/6/12
American Indians, making their presence known as a force to be reckoned with in American politics—especially in an age of close swing-vote elections where every vote matters—are al...
ICTMN Staff
7/19/12
In 1855 the Swinomish signed a treaty trading much of their land for fishing, hunting and shellfish-harvesting rights on their traditional territory...
Mark Trahant

The National Congress of American Indians every year releases its “State of Indian Nations,” an alternative prospect for the Congress reported during the week of the State of the Union. This has become an important exercise for many reasons....

1/27/12
Richard Walker
8/26/11
Update: Organizers estimated as many as 2,000 people had visited the wall between August 25 - 27...

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