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Vi Waln: Bullying remains a big problem in tribal communities
Vi Waln: Bullying remains a big problem in tribal communities (December 22, 2015)

People my age grew up watching more incidents of heavy drinking, drugging, child abuse and neglect, as well as extreme violence and devastating sex crimes happening on our homelands.


Suicide raised as major issue during NCAI's annual convention
Suicide raised as major issue during NCAI's annual convention (October 20, 2015)

One elder wondered why the largest inter-tribal organization in the lower 48 failed to put suicide on the agenda for its annual meeting.


Vi Waln: Rosebud Sioux Tribe needs to establish 'virtual' school
Vi Waln: Rosebud Sioux Tribe needs to establish 'virtual' school (September 2, 2015)

Our newly elected members of tribal government will serve the people well by establishing a virtual school as an alternative to the failing educational systems.


Native Sun News: BIA officer goes after bullying on reservations
Native Sun News: BIA officer goes after bullying on reservations (May 28, 2012)

The following story was written and reported by Katherine Saltzstein, Native Sun News Correspondent. All content © Native Sun News. Luticia Mann ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. –– People talk about bullies in...


Omaha Tribe attracts more than 900 for march against bullying
Omaha Tribe attracts more than 900 for march against bullying (May 23, 2012)

The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska hosted March Against Bullying on Tuesday. More than 900 people participated, KTIV-TV reported. They included Lavery Sheridan, a recent high school graduate who said he...


Walt Lamar: Bullying runs contrary to tribal traditional values
Walt Lamar: Bullying runs contrary to tribal traditional values (May 1, 2012)

"The Director of the Indian Health Service, Dr. Yvette Roubideaux, recently participated in the White House Forum on Bullying Prevention. She commented that bullying among Native children that began during...


Blog: Menominee Nation urged to create anti-bullying laws
Blog: Menominee Nation urged to create anti-bullying laws (April 6, 2012)

"For Erin Schweitzer, who lives on the Menominee Reservation 45 miles northwest of Green Bay, Wisconsin, the bullying of her 11-year-old daughter started with names: "bitch," "whore," "fugly." Schweitzer told...


Vi Waln: Bullies can be any age,  even on our reservations
Vi Waln: Bullies can be any age, even on our reservations (May 16, 2011)

When we hear the word bully we might picture the mean boys and girls at school who intimidate smaller children on the playground during recess. But a bully can be...