ICTMN Staff
2/17/13
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: • LAND DISPUTE: The Poarch Band of Creek Indians blocked access to the sacred Hickory Ground by a group...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/13
The following is National Congress of American Indians President Jefferson Keel’s 11 th Annual State of the Indian Nations Address from this morning in Washington, D.C.: “Members o...
Rob Capriccioso
2/13/13
Rejecting attempts to politicize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a wide majority of the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
2/12/13
The first hurdle is cleared for the tribal provisions to the Violence Against Women Act, as the Senate voted 78-22 today to reauthorize VAWA...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/13
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) received a victory today as Senators Chuck Grassley’s (R-IA) and Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) proposed amendment was knocked down...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/7/13
The statistics are horrifying: 34 percent of American Indian and Alaska Native women will be raped in their lifetimes and 39 percent will be subjected to domestic violence; on some...
Gyasi Ross
2/5/13
INTRODUCTION: OF GUN RIGHTS AND POLITICS There is a fundamental difference between leadership and politics...
Steve Russell
2/2/13

I seldom point to the colonial governments as an example for tribal governments, but we could learn a lot from the ongoing comedy in Washington. After all, a negative example is still an example....

ICTMN Staff
1/27/13
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: FOUR MORE YEARS: President Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term, and during his speech he discus...

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