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The Week That Was
Deputy Chief Crittenden Honored by DAV
Commerce Over Culture at NMAI
Ray Halbritter Recognizes Suzan Harjo
Thrill Killing Cecil the Lion
Oil Leaked for 2 Weeks in Alberta Canada
Are We On the Rez Yet?
Video: Mashing Beans, Eating Squirrel
The Politics of Cigarette Litter
50 Provocative #DearNonNatives Tweets
Stranded Motorist Kills Crow Helpers
Cellmate Is Suspect in Death of Man
Amanda Blackhorse: NAJA Keynote Speaker
Fat Cat News; Mayan Mystery
Moose Deaths Blamed on Moose-Death Study
Native Language: Pathway to Traditions
30-year-long Dispute Over Fishing Territ
AIGC, Accounting Firm Create Scholarship
‘Rekindling Embers of Sovereignty'
AIANTA Announces Tourism Conference
Thing About Skins
The Interconnectedness of Politics, Family and the Cosmic Order
A key concept in the cultural philosophies of most indigenous nations is respect...
'Zombie Democracy’ Is a Nightmare for Natives
The British magazine The Economist has coined the expression “ zombie democracy ” to denote government leaders or parties that believe winning elections automatically translates in...
Financial Transparency Legislation Renews Controversy Over First Nation Chiefs' Salaries
David P. Ball
Newly enacted federal legislation forcing First Nations to disclose their leaders' salaries and spending online has been decried by critics who say the public is being misled by “m...
Tribal Governments: What Price ‘Democracy’?
A puzzling aspect of the term tribe is its lack of a clear definition. Even the Department of the Interior, the last word on federal recognition, doesn’t have one...
Charles Head Confirmed as Cherokee Secretary of State
Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker tapped a former Bureau of Indian Affairs employee in November to become the tribe’s new Secretary of State...