Steven Newcomb
2/11/16

Part One of this essay examined how the United States has used certain creations of the...

Steven Newcomb
1/28/16

On January 2, 2016, a group of white ranchers who are part of what has been called “the Sage Brush Rebellion” began an armed occupation of lands designated as “the Malheur Wildlife Refuge,” outside Burns, Oregon....

Steven Newcomb
1/22/16

Much of what we take to be physically true is metaphorically true....

Steven Newcomb
1/12/16

In 1776, a white aristocratic slave owner from Virginia named Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence....

Steven Newcomb
1/1/16

Let’s be clear about something....

Steven Newcomb
12/9/15
John Trudell (Dakota) was a hero of mine, and, unfortunately, I never told him...
Steven Newcomb
12/7/15

On November 25, 2015, The New York Times published Ned Blackhawk’s op-ed piece “The Struggle for Justice on Tribal Lands.” Blackhawk (Western Shoshone) is a professor of history and Americ...

Steven Newcomb
12/3/15

Senator John Barrasso (R-Montana) is the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs....

Steven Newcomb
12/1/15

A dispute between the store chain Dollar General and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw has reached the U.S. Supreme Court. The issue before the Court in Dollar General Corp. v....

Steven Newcomb
11/27/15

I recently purchased a Time magazine special edition, “The Supreme Court: Decisions that Changed America.” Such topics as Privacy, Free Speech, Civil Rights, Abortion, Guns, Same-Sex Marriage, and Obamacare appear on the magazine cover....

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