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Nowhere to Turn: Our Mental Health System Is Sick

October 14, 2014 - 12:00am

“All we have for our daughter’s mental health rights is a bag of her ashes,” said Maurie Redfeather-Looking of Sacrame...

Navajo Fluency Could Change Landscape of Navajo Election, Deschene Out?

October 13, 2014 - 12:00am

Navajo voters are in election limbo as the tribe continues wrestling with questions about whether one presidential candidate meets the minimum requirements to hold office....

National Eyes on South Dakota

October 13, 2014 - 12:00am

It’s suddenly raining money in the South Dakota election for the U.S. Senate that Republicans thought they had in the bag....

9 Teaching Resources That Tell the Truth About Columbus

October 13, 2014 - 12:00am

Finding good teaching materials for Columbus Day is like searching for a needle in a ...

Columbus Day?

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

Native History: Chickasaw Nation Corrects Names of Famed Leaders

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

Their birth names are unknown to the tribe, which celebrates their lives and legacies....

As It Happened: Indigenous Peoples Leading off the People’s Climate March, in Photos

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

 

The People’s Climate March was two weeks ago now, but Indigenous People’s involvement on the front lines of stark environmental changes is anything but fading....

Misty Upham Still Missing, Father Asks for Help in Search

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

Charles Upham, father of award-winning actress Misty Upham, who has been missing since last Sunday, says he fears she may have committed suicide....

Judge's Racist Emails—Are Native Plaintiffs Getting Closer?

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

“Bias destroys our communities,” said Blackfeet tribal member Lita Pepion, board member of Indian Peoples Action, in Butte, Montana....

Map, Illustration Meant to Prompt Dialogue About Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

The search for Samantha Paul began September 9, 2013....

Video: Northwest Religious Leaders' Full Columbia River Treaty Letter

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

It is short and to the point, but it’s the signatories who pack the punch: a Rabbi, along with leaders of the Roman Catholic, Anglican, Episcopal and Lutheran churches in both C...

Dirty Money! 4 Powerful Reasons to Boycott the $20 Bill

October 12, 2014 - 12:00am

Symbols matter. Like, for instance, having someone like seventh President Andrew Jackson grace the $20 bill. Here are four reasons we think he should be replaced....

Police Massacre In Mexico: Indigenous Students Among the Disappeared, Mayor on Run

October 11, 2014 - 12:00am

Tens of thousands of protestors in seven countries along with human rights advocates from around the world are demanding answers and justice regarding the 43 Mexican students, m...

Video: Watch 38 Bison Set Foot on Cherokee Nation Land

October 11, 2014 - 12:00am

Greeted with a welcome blessing, 38 female bison trundled their way down a ramp from a tractor-trailer onto Cherokee Nation land on Thursday October 9, ending a 900-mile journey...

Happy National Coming Out Day: Gay and Lesbian in Indian Country

October 11, 2014 - 12:00am

I had a few choices of holidays to honor this week, and since Columbus Day isn’t really my thing, I’m going with National Coming Out Day....

‘A Girl With a Book’: Malala Yousafzai, Youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner

October 10, 2014 - 12:00am

Malala Yousafzai has become, at age 17, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize since it was established in 1901....

Actress Misty Upham Missing; Last Seen on Muckleshoot Reservation in WA

October 10, 2014 - 12:00am

Misty Upham, a Blackfeet actress famous for her performances in Frozen River, Jimmy P., and August: Osage County, has gone missing, according to her f...

Cherokee Nation Companies Continue Support of Local Schools

October 10, 2014 - 12:00am

TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma—Employee volunteers from Cherokee Nation Businesses and Cherokee Nation Entertainment are continuing an annual tradition of supporting local students by dona...

Indigenous Leaders Celebrate Victory Over Columbus Day in Seattle

October 10, 2014 - 12:00am

The Seattle City Council unanimously voted on Monday, October 6 to proclaim the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day, a date previously celebrated as Columbus Day...

Longtime ICTMN Contributor, Fogarty Named MFA Media Partner of the Year

October 10, 2014 - 12:00am

Mark Fogarty, editor at large for National Mortgage News and longtime Indian Country Today Media Network contributor, has provided exceptional coverage on a topic that is often...

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