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“B” is for bison or buffalo—the newly designated national...
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Representatives Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Arizona) and Ann...
The federal Government Accountability Office has rapped the...
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In 1985, a government report for the first time documented...
Hiawatha Asylum for Insane Indians
Construction of the Hiawatha Asylum for Insane Indians by...
 “Little Cheyenne Girl,” a digital projection by artist J. Nicole Nahmi-A-Piah designed to spotlight Native health, shined in Philadelphia, August 8-14, 2015. The art was illuminated on various cityscapes on a 10-city tour. (Kauffman & Associates, Inc.)
Spokane, Washington, and Washington, D.C.-based American...
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Health & Wellness

Rob Capriccioso
4/26/12
WASHINGTON – More foes of tribal courts are making themselves known in the battle to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), legislation currently under consideration in...
ICTMN Staff
4/25/12
A new study released at this week’s International Polar Year Conference finds the energy dynamics of the Arctic Ocean changing drastically, and in ways not foreseen by previous cli...
ICTMN Staff
4/25/12
Roughly 200 Indians from various Southern California Indian tribes held a walk to increase awareness of sexual assault against Native women and to show support for the Violence Aga...
Michael Meuers
4/25/12
THRIVE, the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board’s suicide prevention project, recently launched an American Indian- and Alaska Native-specific suicide prevention media camp...
Rob Capriccioso
4/24/12
WASHINGTON – Approximately 230 out of the 566 federally recognized tribes would not be covered under tribal provisions of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization, cur...
ICTMN Staff
4/24/12
A new study of more than 200,000 Australians confirms sitting down for lengthy periods of time on a regular basis decreases your lifespan, reported The Atlantic ...
ICTMN Staff
4/24/12
More indigenous health programs have come under the budget axe, and Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq has come under fire...
ICTMN Staff
4/23/12
During National Crime Victims’ Rights Week , recognized April 22-28, federal attorneys will join the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe in Mount Pleasant, Michigan, to honor Iva Fuller,...
Lynn Armitage
4/22/12
Lynn Armitage I have a troubled heart. Me and about 5 percent of the population. A mitral valve prolapse, they call it. It’s pretty harmless most of the time...
Dale Carson
4/21/12
Dale Carson Sometimes you eat something and think, “Where have you been all my life?” That is how I feel about Quinoa (Keen-wa)...

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