Kimberly N. Alleyne, America’s Wire
9/21/12
WASHINGTON—A gap in law enforcement on Native American lands creates an environment in which Native women suffer a higher rate of violence than any demographic in the United States...
Rob Capriccioso
9/5/12
The Democratic Party has released a pro-tribal platform as part of the ongoing Democratic National Convention, taking place in Charlotte, North Carolina...
Mark Trahant
9/5/12
American Indian issues are prominent at the Democratic National Convention. Tonight Denise Juneau, a Mandan and Hidatsa, who grew up on the Blackfeet Reservation, will speak ...
Anne Minard
9/3/12
The Hopi Tribal Council voted to adopt a new criminal code on August 28, thereby scrapping a 1970s version that all but failed to punish sex crimes and limited tribal prosecutors t...
Sarah Deer
8/30/12

In a prior column, I offered an opinion about providing support and advocacy for survivors of violent crime in Indian country....

Rob Capriccioso
8/16/12
WASHINGTON – There are some sentimental reasons for American Indians to feel good about U.S. Rep...
Tristan Ahtone
7/31/12
In 2010, Congress passed the Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA)...
Harold Monteau
7/2/12

The Indian Civil Rights Act has been a dismal failure, if one considers its original intent; to protect tribal members and others subject to tribal jurisdiction from arbitrary and capr...

Harold Monteau
6/26/12

The Indian Civil Rights Act has been a dismal failure, if one considers its original intent; to protect tribal members and others subject to tribal jurisdiction from arbitrary and capr...

Caroline P. Mayhew
5/29/12

Amid the current election excitement and heightened national focus on the politics of women’s issues, Congressional efforts to reauthorize the Violence ...

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