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Mark Trahant: Native candidate drops out of race for Congress
Mark Trahant: Native candidate drops out of race for Congress (March 22, 2016)

There have been a lot of developments this week in the story of Native candidates running for Congress: A Democrat-turned-Republican is running in Arizona; Tom Cole has a challenger from the right; and a Nevada congressional bid ends.


Mark Trahant: Native voters are the true outsiders in any election
Mark Trahant: Native voters are the true outsiders in any election (February 12, 2016)

There has never been an election with more opportunity for Indian Country. Why? Because we are the ultimate outsiders.


Mark Trahant: Native candidate takes a big stand on gun violence
Mark Trahant: Native candidate takes a big stand on gun violence (December 7, 2015)

Yes, terrorism is a problem. And It’s frightening. But it’s hardly the most important (or deadly) one that this nation faces.