Defend ICWA will protest the Goldwater Institute’s legal challenge to the Indian Child Welfare Act Friday, September 23, in Phoenix, Arizona.
On Friday, September 23, 2016, a group of Native Americans will be protesting at the Goldwater Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, in response to that organization's legal challenge to ...
Suzette Brewer
Today the California Supreme Court denied a petition to reconsider a state appellate court ruling in the case of a 6-year-old Choctaw Nation tribal member who was returned to her r...
Suzette Brewer
On Tuesday, Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Kevin K...
Gale Courey Toensing
A federal government official, the president of a large tribal organization, the chairman of a landless federally recognized tribe that’s waiting for approval of its land-into-trus...
Richard Lincoln III
Suzette Brewer
Richard had made up his mind. By the time he was 16, the Yup’ik boy had been bounced around in foster care for years when he made the life-altering decision to escape...
Brian Daffron
Joe Dorman’s career at the Oklahoma State Capitol didn’t start by winning an election. Instead, it started in the capitol building as a mail clerk...
Suzette Brewer
Editor’s note: Jackie Shafer, Assistant Attorney General for Alaska, has contacted ICTMN with rebuttals to several points in the story and “errors and omissions” in the account...
Suzette Brewer
Last month, the Alaska Supreme Court issued its decision in Native Village of Tununak II v the State of Alaska and the result has many Native observers dismayed...
Wilhelm Murg
[Editor's note: An earlier version of this story contained the inaccurate statement that Gov...
Suzette Brewer
Baby A has been adrift in foster care for years. Born in November 2009, the child’s non-Indian mother had disappeared soon after its birth...