Steve Russell
8/4/15
The New Buffalo took its first shaky steps on February 25, 1987, when the U.S...
Frank Hopper
7/1/15
Landless. To the modern world it describes a social category. To the ancient Tlingit it described a spiritual disability...
Mark Trahant
2/20/15
Do Alaska Native tribes possess sovereignty? A simple question. And, in Indian country, the answer is usually a quick “yes.” Of course...
Steve Russell
1/19/15
The claim that Indians do not generally have to pay federal taxes is a load of hooey, but few of us have not heard it...
Mark Trahant
12/17/14
We just watched the end of The Old School Congress...
Richard Walker
11/20/14
More than 140,000 people have a unique relationship with the land known as the Last Frontier...
Michael A. Baines
8/18/14

We are profoundly disappointed and frustrated that the trustees of the defunct Sheldon Jackson College have filed a notice to appeal a recent federal decision rejecting their claim to 160 acres by Redoubt Falls and surrounding areas near Sitka....

Sealaska Release
8/10/14
The Sealaska board of directors announced endorsement of Congressman Don Young, Alaska State Senator Dennis Egan and Alaska Representative Cathy Muñoz...
Laura Waterman Wittstock
5/18/14

The early 1970s were a turbulent time for just about everybody in Indian country. The FBI was busy listening in on presumed malfeasance. The tribal chairmen were trying to make sense of what was becoming a broader divide among their citizens who lived on and off reservation lands....

Rob Capriccioso
5/12/14
After decades of opposing Alaska Native tribal trust lands, the federal government is taking major steps to once again allow lands to be taken into trust for the 228 tribes in the ...

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