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Chief Looking Horse’s Important Message
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Natives Fighting for Voting Equality
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Parks' 100th Anniversary Overcrowding?
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Thing About Skins
President Chenault Describes Haskell in One Word: Family
Marred by claims of mismanagement, and suffering from deep federal cuts—courtesy of the government’s broad-sweeping sequester—Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas,...
Congress and the Budget of Meh
The adjective of the day is “modest.” That’s the standard phrase to describe the $1.012 trillion spending bill for a federal fiscal year that has less than nine months left...
A New Year and New (Old) Stories for Indian Country
It’s a new year – and a new story. There is nothing more important to political discourse than a good story...
Bipartisan Budget Reached, Vote Expected
“Earlier this year, I called on Congress to work together on a balanced approach to a budget that grows our economy faster and creates more jobs – not through aimless, reckless spe...
NYT Cites a 14 Percent Budget Cut to Pine Ridge Police Force
The New York Times ’ editorial board published an opinion piece today titled “Abandoned in Indian Country” where the board lends its voice to issues long since lingering in Indian ...
Navajo President Shelly Calls the Sequester an Opportunity for Indian Nations
Indian country, just like the rest of the country, is looking at the sequester as a thorn in its side, however Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly sees the sequester as an opportuni...
Indian Country’s MetaData Scandal: Invisibility
The 21st century is a world where data – bits of information about what we do, what we say, and how we spend money – has become as important as the story narrative...
Every Child Left Behind: Sequester Guts Indian Education, Part 3
Cuts to federal funding for tribal colleges and universities due to the sequester mean more than fewer classes and increased teaching loads to the people charged with fulfilling th...
Every Child Left Behind: Sequester Guts Indian Education, Part 2
The cuts to K-12 education funding because of the federal sequester will impact students and teachers across the country, but many say they will hurt American Indian elementary and...
Every Child Left Behind: Sequester Guts Indian Education, Part 1
Educators in Indian country are working feverishly and creatively to deal with the cuts to federally funded preschool-to-grade 12 programs mandated by the so-called “sequester.” Th...
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