Gale Courey Toensing
3/4/14
A recent Associated Press article called “Disenrollment leaves Natives 'culturally homeless'” talks about the "disenrollment epidemic" that has been sweeping through Indian country...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/3/14
Two members of the “Nooksack 306” – Nooksack Indian Tribe citizens who are fighting disenrollment – are awaiting an appeals court ruling on a case involving their alleged unconstit...
Steve Russell

Prof. David Wilkins is dismayed by language chosen by the Chief Judge of the Nooksack Tribal Court in a disenrollment decision....

12/16/13
Ryan Seelau

For most people, their sense of who they are—their identity—is at least partially defined from connection to others and to a community. When individuals are forced to sever those connections, the consequences can be devastating....

12/10/13
Kevin Taylor
12/9/13
The weekend before Thanksgiving has long been the day of thanks for the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde because it was Restoration Day...
Jared Miller

If you are following efforts by the Nooksack tribal government to purge 306 members from its rolls, you probably hold one of two views on the matter....

9/28/13
Leland McGee

Indian country’s pecuniary advancements created by Indian gaming are well documented. Many tribes have taken full advantage of expanding and diversifying business ventures that now represent a sustainable economic base far greater than their initial casino enterprise....

6/27/13
Gale Courey Toensing
4/11/13
Ethnic cleansing – the forced removal of a population from a designated piece of territory – is nothing new in America...
ICTMN Staff
5/16/12
Members of the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians recently received a jump in their monthly per capita payments from $22,431 to $30,000, CBS2 News reports ...
David E. Wilkins

A strange thing is happening in and across Indian country: the number of federally recognized tribal nations continues to increase—the Tejon people of California were readmitted to the ranks in early January of this year, bringing the number of such groups to 566—while the population figures for...

3/19/12

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