Steven Newcomb
4/23/14

Cliven Bundy’s dispute with the Bureau of Land Management has brought the Western Shoshone Nation and the 1863 Treaty of Ruby Valley back into focus....

Steve Russell
4/18/14
This piece was modified on 4/23/14. Ian Zabarte, Western Shoshone, indicates that Cliven Bundy's ranch is in Southern Paiute territory, not Western Shoshone, as previously stated...
ICTMN Staff
5/23/13
On May 3, Washoe, Paiute and Western Shoshone tribal members joined airport officials and Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval to open a new exhibit at the Reno-Tahoe International Airpo...
Steven Newcomb
11/24/12

On November 19, the Drudge Report linked to a story about a Native student group at...

Peter d'Errico
11/18/12

People have mined gold for centuries. Archeological evidence points to gold mining at least 7,000 years ago. Stories of Aztec gold drove 16th century Spaniards to invade the continent, where they found products of a rich mining and smelting history....

Steven Newcomb, et al
10/18/12

This letter was originally published in Indian Country Today on August 11, 1993.

Editors Note: The signatories to this letter hope to present it to Pope John Paul II during his time in Denver this week.

His Holiness, Pope John Paul II,...

Peter d'Errico
3/7/12

The Western Shoshone have been litigating the rights to their homeland since at least 1951, when a claim was filed, purportedly in their behalf, before the U...

Kelly Koepke
10/5/11
Christina Thomas has done more, seen more and met more people in her 27 years than most experience in a lifetime...
Steven Newcomb
2/29/08
The Internet is amazing. I came across the audio (along with a written transcript) of the 1984 oral arguments in the case U.S. v. Dann ...
Editors Report
5/4/05
Mary Dann, one of a duo of renowned and beloved activist elders from the Western Shoshone Nation, passed away on the evening of Friday, April 22...

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