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The Week That Was: October 23, 2016
10 Pics: Fashion Show Benefits Immersion
Native Credit Scores Getting Better!
Are We Ignoring Our Native Elders?
Grow Up, Donald and Little Billy
Burning Track at Cocopah Tribe Speedway
Indigenous Push for Peace in Colombia
Chickasaw Nation, EPA Sign Pact
The GOP Case for Tribal Sovereignty
Christian Dominionism at the Root of Law
DiCaprio Doc Brings Climate Change Home
Sundance Calling 4 Fellowship Applicants
Native Humor: 13 #NoDAPL Memes & Comics
Shailene Woodley Defends NoDAPL
Penalty for Company on Yakama Rez
Angela Heikes to Lead SMSC Gaming
Indian Fighting; Marble Custer
Tribes to Partner with Feds
No Criminal Charges on Gold King Mine
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 II
Thing About Skins
House Republican VAWA Bill Offers Strong Tribal Protections; Will Cantor Accept?
Republican House members Tom Cole (Okla.) and Darrell Issa (Calif.) on February 20 issued new Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) legislation that includes stronger tribal jurisdicti...
Grassley on VAWA: 'The Non-Indian Doesn't Get a Fair Trial'
As the Violence Against Women Act discussion moves to the Congressional side of D.C. following its Senate passing on February 12, some senators are still opposed to it. Take Sen...
Violence Against Women Act – Why Native Women Matter
The following is a column by Winona LaDuke originally published at News From Winona LaDuke originally published on February 13...
Sen. Cantwell Urges Swift Passage of Violence Against Women Act on Senate Floor With Tribal Provisions
Native American Women Become Bargaining Tool in VAWA Congress Negotiations
Tribal protections for Native women and families are one of the main issues being used as a bargaining tool by lawmakers in a last-ditch effort to get the Violence Against Women Ac...
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Roundup
Continuing Indian Country Today Media Network’s periodic roundup of court cases relevant to Indian country decided in the Ninth Circuit, we examine several new federal circuit cour...
Mashantucket Tribe Hires New Interim Police Chief
Gale Courey Toensing
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has a new top law enforcement administrator...
4 Questions With Affie Ellis on the Tribal Law and Order Act’s Current Status
In 2010, Congress passed the Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA)...
Washington State Bill Could Dismantle State Jurisdiction Over American Indian Tribes
According to the Associated Press, a bill, HB 2233, was recently passed by the Washington state Senate by a vote of 42-6...
Intertribal Court Wins Recognition and Jurisdiction from Washington State Court
A recent child custody case in Valley Center, California became the latest example of how Southern California Intertribal Court has continued to expand its jurisdiction and gain re...
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