Mike Myers: Effects of historical trauma linger in Indian Country (March 24, 2015)
Our challenge is to build a model of indigenous nationhood founded on our original principles and teachings that will endure seven generations into the future.
Blood Tribe charges three in response to drug overdose deaths (March 24, 2015)
Two people died and one overdosed at a birthday party where the drug, known as Oxy 80, was used.
Simon Moya-Smith: NFL team must eliminate racist mascot too (March 24, 2015)
I'll protect children first before I protect anyone's right to harm them.
Delaware Tribe increases minimum wage to $1.25 above federal (March 24, 2015)
Effective immediately, employees will make $8.50 an hour.
Trial opens into Cheyenne River Sioux man's 'KKK' surgical scars (March 24, 2015)
Vernon Traversie, 71, was the first witness in the civil rights trial.
BIA expected to finalize changes to federal recognition process (March 24, 2015)
The rules have been in development for nearly two years.
Senate Indian Affairs Committee ready for discussion on Carcieri (March 24, 2015)
Congress has failed to enact a land-into-trust fix in the past six years.
Shingle Springs Band vows to resolve concerns about gun range (March 24, 2015)
Opponents claim the proposed range poses sound and safety risks in the neighborhood.
Mishewal Wappo Tribe loses decision in federal recognition suit (March 24, 2015)
The judge said the tribe waited too long to challenge its termination under the California Rancheria Act of 1958.
DOI sends another $34M in offers on Rosebud Sioux Reservation (March 24, 2015)
The offers were made as part of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.
Storied 'Chief Ike' bar to close after 23 years in nation's capitol (March 24, 2015)
The owner of Chief Ike's Mambo Room grew up thinking the president of the United States was Indian.
House moves quickly on bill to renew Indian housing programs (March 24, 2015)
Supporters are hoping the Senate moves quickly because the Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act expired in September 2013.
Bill in Colorado restricts use of Indian mascots in public schools (March 24, 2015)
At least 10 schools in the state continue to use Indian mascots, nicknames and imagery.
Mary Pember: Alaska Native woman shares story to help others (March 24, 2015)
The Calricaraq team responds to village requests for help in addressing trauma in their communities.
Native Sun News: Tribe seeks boycott of Rapid City newspaper (March 24, 2015)
Mistakes in journalism are a daily and frequent occurrence; stories are retracted, apologies are often made.
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