Richard Pombo

On December 17, the Poarch Band of Creek Indians celebrated the grand re-opening of its Wind Creek Casino in Wetumpka, Alabama. Normally, I would share the excitement of the Poarch over their new facility. As the former Chairman of the Resources Committee in the U.S....

12/24/13
Julianne Jennings

How American Indians became concentrated on reservations is a complicated story that most Americans know only very little about, let alone Italians, who have recently compared their economic crisis to that of “...

12/22/13
Christina Rose
12/12/13
This Date in Native History: Stand Watie was born Degadoga Watie on December 12, 1806 in New Echota, near present day Rome, Georgia...
Vincent Schilling
11/22/13
When reporting on this past weekend’s Dyersburg, Tennessee, football game, in which the Dyersburg High School Trojans played the Northside Indians, the State Gazette reported on th...
ICTMN Staff
11/21/13
Another high school football team has used a “trail of tears” banner to allegedly taunt their visiting opponents...
ICTMN Staff
11/20/13
The offensive “Trail of Tears” banner displayed at a November 15 football game in Alabama even prompted a response from the Cherokee Nation...
Cherokee Nation
11/20/13
The Cherokee Nation has responded to an offensive banner displayed at an Alabama high school football game that has drawn national attention.
The banner, made by McAdory High Schoo...
Vincent Schilling
11/19/13
It’s been the banner read ‘round the social media world...
Vincent Schilling
11/18/13
This past weekend students at a McAdory High School football game in McAlla, Alabama displayed a 20-foot sign emblazoned with: “Hey Indians, Get Ready to Leave in a Trail of Tears,...
Ernest L. Stevens Jr. & Kevin Leecy

As the chairman and vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association, we offer this Columbus Day message on behalf of the 184 tribes that form our organization....

10/14/13

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