Tanya H. Lee
8/28/15
American Indian and Alaska Native women are raped at a rate three to 10 times greater than the national average...
Mark Trahant
7/10/15
The idea of “tribal sovereignty” is not static...
ICTMN Staff
6/18/15
The following is a statement from the United South and Eastern Tribe’s President Brian Patterson, Oneida Indian Nation, on the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015: USET supports t...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/16/15
A rider that would stop the Bureau of Indian Affairs from revising procedures for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes has been attached to the Interior Department’s 2016 spendi...
Lynn Armitage
6/8/15
This is a familiar, age-old story, really. It’s about land rights. Boundaries. Debates over sovereignty. Feuds between neighbors. Boycotts. Resistance over taxation...
David Wilkins
5/12/15

“Every time we carry an eagle feather, that’s sovereignty. Every time we pick berries, that’s sovereignty. Every time we dig roots, that’s sovereignty.” — Billy Frank, Jr., Nisqually...

Gale Courey Toensing
3/19/15
A “clean Carcieri fix” is back on the table. On March 12, Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced S...
Mark Trahant
2/20/15
Do Alaska Native tribes possess sovereignty? A simple question. And, in Indian country, the answer is usually a quick “yes.” Of course...
James Mills
8/22/14

David Wilkins makes pertinent observations on the relationship of today’s 566 federally recognized Indian Nations and its struggle to balance its tribal citizenship rolls (Auditing Tribal...

Tanya H. Lee
6/10/14
The Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health 's 2nd Annual Summit gets underway this week in Bemidji, Minn...

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