Walter Lamar

Despite delays, shutdowns, underfunding and bureaucratic tangles, the bipartisan Indian Law and Order Commission has spent the past several years steadily gathering data on how to fix the dire public safety crisis that plagues tribal lands....

1/8/14
Rob Capriccioso
12/23/13
It’s been three years since the retirement of U.S. Sen...
Rob Capriccioso
11/15/13
Tribal leaders made abundantly clear at this year’s White House Tribal Nations Conference that they appreciate the good things the Obama administration has done for their tribal na...
ICTMN Staff
11/13/13
The following are remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder during the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference. Good morning – and thank you all for such a warm welcome...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/18/13
The National Congress of American Indians is holding a hotly contested race for president with four candidates vying for the organization’s top spot during its 70 th annual meeting...
Walter Lamar
9/29/13
What does it say about safety in Indian country when a television plot featuring meth distribution incorporates tribal land?...
Gabriel S. Galanda

Throughout the 19th Century the U.S. Cavalry perpetrated the genocide of Indian People. Today’s Cavalry—federal, state and local police—are no longer committed to extermination....

9/4/13
Mary Annette Pember
8/28/13
Traditionally, membership in the Dakota women’s Brave Heart Society required a formidable spirit...
ICTMN Staff
3/28/13
On March 26, Sen. Tim Johnson (D-S.D.) announced that he will not run for re-election in 2014. Following the announcement Sen...
ICTMN Staff
3/1/13
In one of her columns for Indian Country Today , Suzan Shown Harjo wrote: "Only the reinstatement of tribal jurisdiction and remedies has a chance of reversing the epidemic levels ...

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