Mary Annette Pember
1/29/14
I join the predawn caravan of cars making its way gingerly along the ice-covered interstate out across the big flat...
ICTMN Staff
7/19/13
The Association for Women in Communications released the winners of its prestigious 2013 Clarion Awards and Indian Country Today Media Network received four honors...
ICTMN Staff
6/28/13
New research, published June 26 in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , proves there's truth behind the belief that food can be addictive...
Mary Annette Pember
3/15/13
In the fall, journalist and ICTMN contributor Mary Annette Pember displayed an installation called Digital Wigwam at Thunder-Sky, Inc., a gallery specializing in outsider art in Ci...
Mary Annette Pember
8/14/12
“Is nothing sacred anymore?” asked Mike Wiggins, chairman of the Bad River Ojibwe Tribe in Wisconsin, in reaction to the proposed wolf hunt in the state...
ICTMN Staff
6/7/12
On the June 7th edition of the NPR program "Talk of the Nation," guests discussed the questions of Indian identity and ethnic fraud that have come to the surface with the recent fl...
Mary Annette Pember

As a Native American woman and recovering alcoholic I am grateful for Whiteclay, Nebraska for the simple reason that it keeps the disease of alcoholism and addiction right where it needs to be for our people: front and center....

6/5/12
Mary Annette Pember
6/10/12
Mothers and Earth, Joined in the End To read Mark Anthony Rolo’s My Mother Is Now Earth (Borealis Books, 2012) is to have your heart suddenly rise into your throat, spreading its w...
ICTMN Staff
5/12/12
Recently, while searching for something else, Mary Annette Pember stumbled upon her mother's beadwork. Holding the intricate designs in her hands, she was flooded with memories...
ICTMN Staff
11/4/11
A year-long National Public Radio (NPR) investigation has found that nearly 700 Native children in South Dakota are being removed from their homes and placed in foster homes every ...

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