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The Week That Was
Elijah Harper Lies in State in Manitoba
Upper Sioux Elder Tom Ross Walks On
Struggle for Land Rights in Chile
Elijah Harper Walks On
Michelle Thrush, Misty Upham in Cannes
If Jupiter and Saturn Filled the Sky
5 Natural Pest Deterrents for the Garden
BIA’s Charles Addington Award Finalist
Rez Ball Is Big Time in Navajo Nation
Crossing the Dental Divide
Shari Sebbens of 'The Sapphires'
Remains Returned to Mother Earth
Chiefs Walk Out of Keystone XL Meeting
Great Plains Chiefs Against Keystone XL
ACLU Joins Indigenous Prisoners Struggle
Showcase for Model Tribal Housing
Cherokee To Run Largest Tribal Wind Farm
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Things About Skins
Jody Reece Named Controller for Cherokee Nation
March 03, 2012
Jody Reece was recently announced as the Cherokee Nation’s new controller. Reece will manage the tribe’s finances in his third stint in tribal government. “Mr...
Chukchansi Confrontation Turns Violent
February 29, 2012
A two-day standoff that started February 27 between two Chukchansi Indian factions ended in a scuffle that left two people injured...
Tensions Continue to Mount for Chukchansi Indian Tribe
February 28, 2012
The Chukchansi Indian Tribe of California has been in a battle for the past two months as to who the rightful leader of the tribe should be...
Ramping Up Economic Development Policy for Tribes
February 15, 2012
Maybe you’ve heard: The Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs has a deputy for policy and economic development ...
Whitecap Dakota on the Road to Autonomy
February 10, 2012
As debate swirls in political circles over whether or not to repeal the Indian Act, a Saskatchewan First Nation has essentially shucked it with the recent signing of an agreement t...
From Tribal Representatives to State Legislatures
January 25, 2012
From time immemorial, most Indian nations have exchanged visits between knowledgeable tribal members and leaders...
Tribal Council Removes Late Chairwoman’s Memorial From Reservation Cemetery
January 12, 2012
In a tangled mess of tribal politics run amuck, three of five council members of the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi (NHBPI) voted on October 20, 2011 to remove late chai...
New Executive Tribal Planning Certificate Program Begins This Month
January 06, 2012
Eastern Washington University’s Executive Tribal Planning Certificate Program kicks off this month. The 23-credit graduate level program begins January 9...
Oliphant Decision Led to Jurisdictional Issues on Indian Reservations
January 07, 2012
In 1973, during the annual celebration of the Suquamish Indian Tribe, Mark David Oliphant, a non-tribal member, was arrested and charged with assaulting a tribal police officer and...
Concurrent Criminal Jurisdiction in Indian Country
December 27, 2011
In recent decades tribal governments and communities have reported through congressional testimonies and research on the administration of justice that reservation Indian communiti...
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