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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Live As Billy Did: Passionately Fighting For Our People, Native People
Brian Cladoosby, NCAI president
Last week, the nation suffered a great loss as Billy Frank, Jr. walked on. There is no better example of what it means to be a modern tribal leader than Billy...
Billy Frank Jr. Has Gone Home Too Soon
"God Damn Son of a Bitch!" was my favorite Billy Frank Jr. quote...
Tribal Leaders Press Obama to Drop Plan to Cap Tribal Health Costs
In advance of the November 13 White House Tribal Nations Conference, tribal leaders are stepping up criticism of the Obama administration regarding its plan to cap future contract ...
First in Line: Government Shutdown Hits Indian Country
Washington, D.C. has been shut down for 63 hours, and while the effects aren’t entirely noticeable throughout the United States yet, they are glaring in Indian country...
Senate Democrats Defy White House Plan to Cheat Tribal Health Costs
In a rare policy schism, Senate Democrats have defied pressure from the Democratic White House to include a proposal in the federal budget that would authorize the Indian Health Se...
Stearns: Maybe We Can Take Our Land Back if They Don’t Pay
The United States Government has shutdown with some 800,000 essential government employees being furloughed until further noticed – a situation that seems like a bad dream for one ...
2,000-Plus Indian Affairs Employees Told Not to Come to Work
The government has been shut down for just over 12 hours, with thousands of government employees on non-paid leave until Congress and the President can come to an agreement on a sp...
Government Shutdown Frustrates Tribal Leaders
The federal government has a trust responsibility to tribes and their citizens...
Native Leaders Help Shape New State Administration
The chairmen of the Jamestown S’Klallam and Swinomish governments are helping the next administration in Washington state get off to a running start in January...