Rob Capriccioso
4/1/12
WASHINGTON – Native Americans are making a push to support reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) in the face of congressional attacks of tribal provisions of the...
Gyasi Ross and Michael O. Finley

The time has come to make meaningful change. Native women need to be protected from the sexual predators who repeatedly victimize them, without consequence or repercussion....

8/4/11
Rob Capriccioso
7/21/11
The Obama administration is offering a sweeping new legislative proposal meant to dramatically curb violence against American Indian women...
ICTMN Staff
11/7/12
Many analysts have commented on the impact that statements on the subjects of rape and abortion had on campaigns...
Rob Capriccioso
11/1/12
When Senator Jon Tester (D-Montana) pulled out a victory over former senator Conrad Burns by just 3,500 votes in 2006, he was quick to credit the members of Montana’s tribes with h...
Mark Trahant
11/1/12
FORT BELKNAP AGENCY, MONTANA – Montana’s Democratic candidates are on a 1,700 mile road trip across the state’s seven Indian reservations...
ICTMN Staff
10/11/12
In the 21 st Century, no woman should live day-to-day thinking about when they will be raped or how they will survive and cope after they are but that is the reality for American I...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/22/12
Indigenous leaders from around the country joined colleagues from the United South and Eastern Tribes in Washington, D.C., for the annual Tribal Unity Impact week...
Eisa Ulen
9/19/12
Sarah Deer A recent episode of the Al Jazeera English program The Stream examined the failure of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) to provide adequate legal protection to Nativ...
William Norman, Charles Hobbs, Dan Lewerenz & John Tabinaca Plata

Last month, the United States Senate moved to close a jurisdictional loophole that for decades has allowed non-Indian perpetrators of domestic violence in Indian country to evade prosecution....

5/7/12

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