ICTMN Staff
6/18/15
The following is a statement from the United South and Eastern Tribe’s President Brian Patterson, Oneida Indian Nation, on the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015: USET supports t...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/16/15
A rider that would stop the Bureau of Indian Affairs from revising procedures for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes has been attached to the Interior Department’s 2016 spendi...
Lynn Armitage
6/8/15
This is a familiar, age-old story, really. It’s about land rights. Boundaries. Debates over sovereignty. Feuds between neighbors. Boycotts. Resistance over taxation...
David Wilkins
5/12/15

“Every time we carry an eagle feather, that’s sovereignty. Every time we pick berries, that’s sovereignty. Every time we dig roots, that’s sovereignty.” — Billy Frank, Jr., Nisqually...

Gale Courey Toensing
3/19/15
A “clean Carcieri fix” is back on the table. On March 12, Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced S...
Mark Trahant
2/20/15
Do Alaska Native tribes possess sovereignty? A simple question. And, in Indian country, the answer is usually a quick “yes.” Of course...
James Mills
8/22/14

David Wilkins makes pertinent observations on the relationship of today’s 566 federally recognized Indian Nations and its struggle to balance its tribal citizenship rolls (Auditing Tribal...

Tanya H. Lee
6/10/14
The Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health 's 2nd Annual Summit gets underway this week in Bemidji, Minn...
Rob Capriccioso
5/27/14
Tribal sovereign immunity trumps Michigan’s desire to sue the Bay Mills Indian Community over an irksome off-reservation casino that’s been non-operational almost since the day it ...
Rob Capriccioso
5/12/14
After decades of opposing Alaska Native tribal trust lands, the federal government is taking major steps to once again allow lands to be taken into trust for the 228 tribes in the ...

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