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Harold Monteau: Donald Trump depends on White supremacists to stay in office
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Donald Trump depends on White supremacists to stay in office (August 16, 2017)
The United States is reaping the results of the Republican Party’s strategy of 'fear and exclusion' in America, Harold Monteau writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Harold Monteau: Democrats need to get their act together in new election season
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Democrats need to get their act together in new election season (August 14, 2017)
Writing on Indian Country Media Network, Harold Monteau offers a few ideas for the Democrats to consider to help them become Democrats again.

Harold Monteau: It's time to bring 'tribalization' to the Indian Health Service
Health | Opinion
Harold Monteau: It's time to bring 'tribalization' to the Indian Health Service (July 18, 2017)
Indian Health Service is a mess and the time for tribes to take it over may never be better, Harold Monteau writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Harold Monteau: Republicans aim to deconstruct the federal government
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Republicans aim to deconstruct the federal government (July 10, 2017)
Deconstruction of the federal government has already begun with the aim creating an America run by corporate oligarchs in the near future, Harold Monteau writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Harold Monteau: Democrats lack proactive agenda and proactive strategy
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Democrats lack proactive agenda and proactive strategy (June 21, 2017)
Democrats to start pushing the idea of ‘inclusion’ rather than ‘exclusion’ to try and regain control from Republican, Harold Monteau writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Harold Monteau: President Trump is still trying to make America 'White Again'
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: President Trump is still trying to make America 'White Again' (June 5, 2017)
If Donald Trump is following the German Nationalists’ playbook he will be presiding over an ethnic cleansing war soon, writes Harold Monteau in Indian Country Media Network.

Harold Monteau: Colleges need to bring in more Native athletes
Education | Opinion | Sports
Harold Monteau: Colleges need to bring in more Native athletes (April 17, 2017)
Indian Players like Shoni Schimmel are mostly absent from NCAA D1 college basketball, so how can we get them noticed?

Harold Monteau: Tribal governments are abusing their own people
Law | Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Tribal governments are abusing their own people (March 23, 2017)
Recent corruption and Civil Rights abuse of Indians means an Indian Civil Rights Act refresher may be needed.

Harold Monteau: Trump administration carries out plan to maintain white rule
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Trump administration carries out plan to maintain white rule (March 6, 2017)
A checklist of how maintaining white minority rule can be achieved.

Harold Monteau: Democrats are to blame for President Donald Trump
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Democrats are to blame for President Donald Trump (February 21, 2017)
The Democratic Party reaped what they sowed.

Harold Monteau: Don't shoot a messenger for tribal sovereignty
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Don't shoot a messenger for tribal sovereignty (October 19, 2016)
'I will continue to write about issues and activities in Indian Country that I see as potentially harmful to Tribes and Tribal Sovereignty.'

Harold Monteau: #NoDAPL movement draws a line in the sand
Opinion
Harold Monteau: #NoDAPL movement draws a line in the sand (September 22, 2016)
'There is an opportunity here to turn this into a bona fide 'National' movement to resist these kinds of projects...'

Harold Monteau: Tribal lending industry facing major challenges
Business | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Tribal lending industry facing major challenges (August 26, 2016)
The Tribal Lending Industry is now weathering a 'Perfect Storm' of Private Civil Litigation, CFPB enforcement actions and Criminal Indictments.

Harold Monteau: America stands at a crossroads with government
Opinion
Harold Monteau: America stands at a crossroads with government (August 8, 2016)
The American people are at some all-time lows in terms of trust and confidence in their own government.

Harold Monteau: Even more lessons in indigenous law and policy
Law | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Even more lessons in indigenous law and policy (July 28, 2016)
Harold Monteau, a member of the Chippewa Cree Tribe who is of Metis descent, continues his series on indigenous law and policy.

Harold Monteau: Lessons from Canada in indigenous law and policy
Canada | Law | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Lessons from Canada in indigenous law and policy (June 21, 2016)
The history of the development of Federal Indian Law in the U.S. reveals a marked similarity to the development of Canadian Law.

Harold Monteau: Saving our future generations from scourge of suicide
Health | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Saving our future generations from scourge of suicide (June 6, 2016)
What we need now in Indian Country and our communities, both rural and urban, are strategies.

Harold Monteau: Lessons from Canada in indigenous law and policy
Canada | Law | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Lessons from Canada in indigenous law and policy (May 23, 2016)
While the United States Indian Policy swings over 200 or so years has varied from 'wars of conquest and submission' to the current 'Self-determination and Self-governance' the central theme of 'assimilation' persists to this day.

Harold Monteau: Raising awareness about autism in Indian Country
Health | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Raising awareness about autism in Indian Country (May 6, 2016)
I am not a Doctor, but I am the parent of a very wonderful and loving (and loved) child with ASD and this article is written from that perspective.

Harold Monteau: Lessons from Canada in indigenous law and policy
Canada | Law | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Lessons from Canada in indigenous law and policy (April 21, 2016)
Are there a class of Native Americans similar to Canada’s Status Indians and/or a class of Indigenous Native Americans, similar to Canada’s Non-Status Indians, to whom the U.S. may owe a fiduciary responsibility which it is now shirking?

Harold Monteau: Some Democratic votes count more than yours
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Some Democratic votes count more than yours (March 21, 2016)
What are Super Delegates, and why do their votes count so much more than yours or mine?

Harold Monteau: BIA can't terminate responsibility to disenrolled
Opinion
Harold Monteau: BIA can't terminate responsibility to disenrolled (March 14, 2016)
The United States has figured out a very disingenuous (sly, if you will) way to bring about the disappearance of Indian Tribes by shirking its fiduciary duties under the guise of promoting 'Tribal Sovereignty.'

Harold Monteau: Democrats are giving the party to Wall Street
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Democrats are giving the party to Wall Street (February 23, 2016)
I’m receiving a lot of criticism from some of my peers, especially Native women, for 'bashing' Hillary Clinton.

Harold Monteau: Democrats stack the deck for only one candidate
Opinion | Politics
Harold Monteau: Democrats stack the deck for only one candidate (February 8, 2016)
The DNC and Party Elite intend to continue the Wall Street domination of the Obama Administration.

Harold Monteau: Teach children about our positive tribal values
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Teach children about our positive tribal values (November 24, 2014)
It's never too late to change lives, especially our own

Harold Monteau: Republican shares racist   Custer  joke in email
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Republican shares racist Custer joke in email (August 28, 2012)
"What in the present atmosphere of the Anglo American existence makes it acceptable for someone to ridicule, demean and dehumanize non-Anglo people and then try to justify what they have...

Harold Monteau: Tribes take advantage of Affordable Care Act
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Tribes take advantage of Affordable Care Act (August 27, 2012)
"Let’s dispel a myth circulating in Indian country: Indians and Indian tribes are not prevented from taking advantage of the benefits of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)....

Harold Monteau: Being Indian is more than just race or culture
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Being Indian is more than just race or culture (August 13, 2012)
"We need to stop thinking about being “Indian” as being a matter of race or culture (both of which are just part of our reality) and think about being Indian...

Matthew Fletcher: Addressing problems of Indian Civil Rights Act
Opinion
Matthew Fletcher: Addressing problems of Indian Civil Rights Act (July 10, 2012)
"Harold Monteau’s recent op-ed on ICRA – labeling it a “dismal failure” in protecting the rights of individual Indians — is thought-provoking, to say the least. While I agree generally,...

Harold Monteau: Individual Indians not protected by tribal courts
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Individual Indians not protected by tribal courts (July 2, 2012)
"The Indian Civil Rights Act has been a dismal failure, if one considers its original intent; to protect tribal members and others subject to tribal jurisdiction from arbitrary and capricious...

Harold Monteau: Elizabeth Warren and claims of Indian ancestry
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Elizabeth Warren and claims of Indian ancestry (June 21, 2012)
"It has been interesting to follow the media frenzy with regard to Elizabeth Warren and her use of “self-suspected” Indian ancestry to advance her career in academia. The true relevance...

Harold Monteau: Report on VAWA bill shows bias against tribes
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Report on VAWA bill shows bias against tribes (June 13, 2012)
"Congress and Congressional Committees routinely turn to the Congressional Research Service in the Library of Congress for legal analysis/opinions on proposed legislation. As I expected I did find a Legislative...

Harold Monteau: Recalling winter  on Rocky Boy Reservation
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Recalling winter on Rocky Boy Reservation (April 6, 2012)
"Growing up on the Rocky Boy Reservation in north-central Montana was, I think, a character builder. One does not enjoy a Great Plains winter as much as survive it. Yet,...

Harold Monteau: Unity should benefit all of Indian Country
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Unity should benefit all of Indian Country (March 30, 2012)
"Almost every column I have written for ICTMN has either explicitly or implicitly spoken for unity among American Indian Tribes and Native Alaskans (collectively, Native Americans). My message has been...

Kevin Allis: Unfair attack against Alaska Native corporations
Opinion
Kevin Allis: Unfair attack against Alaska Native corporations (March 22, 2012)
"Throughout the course of history, Indian country has been the victim of unwarranted and harmful attacks from the outside. That is why it is so troubling when our own communities...

Harold Monteau: Money still rules, even in Indian Country
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Money still rules, even in Indian Country (February 2, 2012)
"What in the heck is a “plutarchy”? Well, it certainly is not an America where Pluto is the president. It is a composite word from the word “plutocracy” which means...

Harold Monteau: Justice Sotomayor a lone ranger for Indians
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Justice Sotomayor a lone ranger for Indians (October 4, 2011)
"Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s recent safari to New Mexico to meet the Pueblo people and to make a guest appearance at a student forum at the University of New Mexico School...

Harold Monteau: Sharing a Sundance experience with the public
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Sharing a Sundance experience with the public (August 5, 2011)
"It’s difficult to write about “spirituality;” it’s an individual experience. In this era of instantaneous electronic communication young Indian men and women utilize daily, it is essential to bite the...

Harold Monteau: Male domestic  violence hidden in the shadows
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Male domestic violence hidden in the shadows (July 26, 2011)
"He never saw the blow coming because he was driving at highway speed. She hit him as hard as she could in his right temple and sent his glasses flying...

Harold Monteau: Somewhere in Indian Country, domestic violence
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Somewhere in Indian Country, domestic violence (July 18, 2011)
"Somewhere in Indian country tonight there is a little boy huddled with his little sister in a bedroom closet hoping against hope that the man who just came into the...

Harold Monteau: Tribes not always following Indian preference
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Tribes not always following Indian preference (July 14, 2011)
"The Tribal Human Resource Department (HR) of a Theoretical Tribe advertises in nation-wide media and on its website that the position of Chief Judge is open and solicits application from...

Harold Monteau: From a  Sundance to becoming a sober person
Opinion
Harold Monteau: From a Sundance to becoming a sober person (June 30, 2011)
"A little over ten years ago I awoke in my pickup along a dirt road that served as a common driveway to my home and neighboring homes. Sometime during the...

Harold Monteau: Republican Party getting in bed with far right
Opinion
Harold Monteau: Republican Party getting in bed with far right (February 15, 2011)
"Republican ersatz presidential candidate Sarah Palin, puts Representative Gabrielle Giffords, D-Arizona, “in the crosshairs” in television commercials supporting a Republican candidate for Giffords’s seat in the U.S. House. Palin goes...

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