Walter Lamar
9/24/14

As a youngster I asked Mom to buy me a Stingray bike. She gave me the same answer her parents gave her when she wanted a new bike, “Wait ‘til we get the big claim.” I was in high school when the “big claim” money finally came in the form of a Blackfeet tribal check....

Walter Lamar
9/1/14

While a patchwork of state laws have given marijuana quasi-legal status in 24 states, status on many tribal lands remains prohibited, or at best uncertain....

Walter Lamar
8/20/14

As a retired federal law enforcement officer and Native American, I believe it important to enter the conversation relating to the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation (OAF), the National Native American Law Enforcement Association (NNALEA), and Gary Edwards’ connection to both....

Walter Lamar
6/29/14

The Albuquerque Metropolitan detention center and the nearby Sandoval County detention center recently enacted new bans on crayon drawings, greeting cards and stamps in an effort to stem the tide of Suboxone, the brand name for the opiate substitute buprenorphine, being smuggled to inmates....

Ted Quasula
3/31/14

My friend Gary Edwards is wrong on this one. I saw his video on the Washington pro football team website....

Christina Rose
3/4/14
During the 18 years of Walter Lamar’s career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, he responded to the Rodney King riots Los Angeles, partipated in the Branch Davidian standoff...
Walter Lamar
1/8/14

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....

Walter Lamar
12/6/13

Among other things, Miley Cyrus has become the poster girl for the club drug MDMA, which is gaining popularity in a powdered or crystal form called "Molly." Television about methamphetamine crimes rivet the nation, while the same citizens are blind to the reality of meth in their communities, inc...

AIGC News Release
11/8/13
The American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving cultural and economic well-being for individuals and tribes through graduate education, ...
Walter Lamar
10/30/13

College education can be the difference between meandering into the world of work or roaring into a career to make a difference for family and the Native community....

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