Sarah Sunshine Manning: Making sure all Native lives matter (August 19, 2015)
The toxicology report of Sarah Lee Circle Bear, who died in early July while in police custody, states that she died of a meth overdose.
Arvol Looking Horse: Let's pay respect to our sacred way of life (August 19, 2015)
Today we need to address the Lakota ways, because a lot of people think that our way means taking on names and not having to earn that name later on in life.
Mary Annette Pember: Pine Ridge still lacks shelter for victims (August 19, 2015)
The prospect of traveling so far into unfamiliar territory and far from social support systems is too unsettling for many victims.
Gyasi Ross: Indian Country entering a new era with drug game (August 19, 2015)
Since reservations won’t be drug-free, the tribe may as well make the money for the sale? Something like that.
Minnesota Indian Affairs Council executive director exits post (August 19, 2015)
Annamarie Hill Gutsch, a member of the Red Lake Nation, served nine years in the post.
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe welcomes visitors to farmers market (August 19, 2015)
Vendors are bringing Native-grown and Native-made foods, arts and crafts to the community.
Vi Waln: Lakota woman mistakenly arrested during Sundance (August 19, 2015)
Journalists often face the risk of retaliation when we sit down to write a story or opinion.
Lakota Country Times: Alex White Plume continues hemp battle (August 19, 2015)
With recent shifts in policy at all levels of government and an ever softening position amongst the general public about the criminalization of marijuana, one Oglala Lakota citizen is again reigniting his efforts to grow and manufacture hemp.
Obama promises long-overdue action on drilling on sacred land (August 19, 2015)
Leaders of the Blackfeet Nation and their supporters oppose energy development in the Badger-Two Medicine Area of Montana.
Hillary Clinton opposes Arctic drilling after Obama approves it (August 19, 2015)
The Interior Department gave final approval for Shell to explore for oil in areas used by Alaska Natives for subsistence activities.
Eastern Cherokee marriage resolution quotes Bible verses (August 19, 2015)
The tribe won't issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples but will recognize marriages performed in other jurisdictions.
Review: Conflict over Indian blood study in 'Informed Consent' (August 19, 2015)
A play based on a controversial blood study involving the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona is running at the Duke on 42nd Street in New York City.
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