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Mark Trahant: Native lawmakers make history with leadership rolesFiled Under: Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: Native lawmakers make history with leadership roles (01/09)
Native Americans are in key leadership positions in at least seven states.
John McCoy: Disenrollment efforts and blood quantum policies are not our wayFiled Under: Opinion
John McCoy: Disenrollment efforts and blood quantum policies are not our way (05/25)
Disenrollment is fueled by greed—pure and simple.
Mark Trahant: Another big year for Native American candidatesFiled Under: Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: Another big year for Native American candidates (04/12)
It’s tempting to see 2016 as a record year for Native American political candidates.
Bill in Washington outlaws use of racist mascot in public schoolsFiled Under: Education | Politics
Bill in Washington outlaws use of racist mascot in public schools (01/21)
The only school with a ''Redskins' mascot happens to be located on the Spokane Reservation.
Mark Trahant: Appoint tribal delegates to serve in U.S. CongressFiled Under: Opinion | Politics
Mark Trahant: Appoint tribal delegates to serve in U.S. Congress (08/03)
It’s long past time for Indian Country to have a say in how the government of the United States runs.
Tribes seek access to criminal system in child placement casesFiled Under: Law | National
Tribes seek access to criminal system in child placement cases (04/20)
The state of Washington will no longer provide criminal background check information to tribes.
Editorial: Include tribal history in public schools in WashingtonFiled Under: Education | Opinion | Politics
Editorial: Include tribal history in public schools in Washington (04/08)
A decade’s worth of work by tribal leaders, educators, legislators and activists has shown that having difficult conversations about issues of race, history and culture is necessary and productive.
Bill in Washington allows retrocession of state jurisdictionFiled Under: Law | Politics
Bill in Washington allows retrocession of state jurisdiction (02/21)
Tribes in Washington are supporting HR 1448, a bill that affects criminal and civil jurisdiction in Indian Country. The state exercises jurisdiction in Indian Country under Public Law 280. This...
Tulalip Tribes talks to Microsoft about unauthorized use of nameFiled Under: Law | National | Technology
Tulalip Tribes talks to Microsoft about unauthorized use of name (07/21)
The Tulalip Tribes of Washington are in discussions with technology giant Microsoft to find out why their name was used without authorization on a social networking website. "Tulalip" was used...

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