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Doug George-Kanentiio: Let us remember the victims of the My Lai massacre (March 16, 2018)

In 1968, that most turbulent of years, the United States and the world seemed to be in a state of turmoil characterized by wars, assassinations, civil strife and riots.

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation takes lead in rewarding teachers (March 14, 2018)

As the Chief of the Cherokee Nation and the son of public schoolteachers, it has troubled me to see the inaction at the state level as teachers across our great state struggle.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Questioning a new 'Indian education' effort (March 14, 2018)

We do not want further instability in Indian education.

Ivan Star Comes Out: I was raised to believe that God was White (March 13, 2018)

If a decade is 120 months, I spent 80 months or so in a school environment intended to 'Kill the Indian' in me.

Graham Lee Brewer: Attacks on Indian Child Welfare Act are real (March 13, 2018)

The Indian Child Welfare Act is essential to strengthening future Native American generations

Tim Giago: Native Americans are dying from diabetes every year (March 12, 2018)

Over the years I have written about the epidemic that is the scourge of Indian Country: Diabetes

Albert Bender: Thought-provoking 'Hostiles' deserves to be seen (March 12, 2018)

The latest Indigenous big-screen movie Hostiles has more redemptive qualities than not.

Arne Vainio: 'The doctor missed my cancer. How can I trust him?' (March 12, 2018)

I was in the grocery store looking at apples when he and his wife came up to me.

Don Gentry: Natural gas pipeline poses major threat to Klamath Tribes (March 8, 2018)

From the perspective of the Klamath Tribes, the federal government should deny approval of this destructive pipeline to protect the tribe’s traditional homeland.

Tim Giago: Indian newspapers and Indian journalists are alive and well (March 6, 2018)

It seems that the newspaper I founded on the Pine Ridge Reservation in 1981 has been kicked from pillar to post since I sold it to the Oneida Nation in 1998.

Mark Trahant: To a new kind of news organization for Indian Country (March 6, 2018)

I have been teaching journalism for the past seven years and I am always telling students that this is a time of great opportunity

Darcy Lindberg: Racism is real with verdict for Native man's death (March 5, 2018)

Indigenous people are looking for an acknowledgement that the pain of racism is real, and that racism can influence how Canada determines justice.

Mary Annette Pember: 'It's hands off when reporting one of our own' (March 2, 2018)

Although we’ve been yelling about this for a long time, the non-Native world has only recently begun to listen.

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation moves court system into new home (March 1, 2018)

With so many people visiting the tribal complex each year, the new court space should alleviate congestion for both employees and tribal citizens.

Mark Trahant: Creating a new story for the Indian health care system (February 26, 2018)

We need to think differently about the Indian Health Service.

Doug George-Kanentiio: Iroquois solutions to mass killings in America (February 26, 2018)

Under Iroquois customs, mass murders would not be possible.

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation makes strides in health care system (February 21, 2018)

Cherokee Nation Health Services offers our citizens some of the best care available in Indian Country.

Graham Lee Brewer: Native man's death opens old wounds in Canada (February 21, 2018)

Why the shooting of a Canadian Cree man has so many people angry.

YES! Magazine: Let's learn from states where gun violence has fallen (February 21, 2018)

To have an honest, nonpartisan discussion about gun violence, we must look at what happened in New York, California, and Texas.

Matika Wilbur: A modern world doesn't erase indigenous intelligence (February 20, 2018)

In over 80 nations, oppressive domination has been dismantled.

Frank LaMere: Native people are still fighting for our own rights (February 12, 2018)

It seems like it is always the Indians versus their neighbors or my Winnebago people versus the whole world.

Denise Juneau: The Bureau of Indian Education is failing our people (February 9, 2018)

The federal government has a history of failure when it comes to Native students.

Arne Vainio: I was in the middle of a dream when I got the call... (February 9, 2018)

I was in the middle of a dream and I was walking behind an elder through tall trees.

The Conversation: Sorry but 'Chief Wahoo' isn't going anywhere soon (February 8, 2018)

While many scholars are quick to note a Native mascot’s racist and colonial underpinnings, not enough attention is given to the fans and defenders’ attachment to these symbols.

Mark Trahant: Stop Disenrollment campaign returns for third year (February 7, 2018)

Great nations don’t kick out their relations.

Vi Waln: Lakota people are still subject to poverty porn by media (February 5, 2018)

When wasicu reporters try to write authentic Lakota news reports, the result is often poverty porn.

Tim Giago: Boarding school trauma still haunts Indian Country (February 5, 2018)

Over the past 125 years, Indian people have been used for many social, educational and welfare experiments in the United States.

James Giago Davies: Let's keep an open mind about other cultures (February 2, 2018)

Iyeska Journal has a different perspective, neither Lakota or Wasicu, and getting readers to understand what that means, and accept that an Iyeska perspective matters, has been a challenge.

Jefferson Keel and Ernie Stevens: A moral obligation to help tribes restore homelands (February 1, 2018)

The Department of the Interior has embarked upon changes to Federal Indian policy that could negatively impact our tribal nations for generations to come.

Ivan Star Comes Out: Education must emphasize our cultural identity (February 1, 2018)

Colonialism explains the endless adversity under which we have struggled, even as we enter the 21st century.

Mark Trahant: Eleven disturbing words from the State of the Union (February 1, 2018)

The danger to our democracy is not the electoral college. Not gerrymandering. It’s a power imbalance that is old and structural.

Jeffrey Whalen: Leaders of Oglala Sioux Tribe overspend travel funds (January 31, 2018)

The Oglala Sioux Tribe's treasurer’s report has for the most part been a closely guarded secret that only gets presented to council members each month.

Kevin Washburn: A 'victory' as tribes in Virginia secure federal recognition (January 31, 2018)

Three years ago, no federally-recognized tribes existed in Virginia, one of the thirteen original American states.

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation works to preserve our language (January 30, 2018)

Preserving the Cherokee language is preserving Cherokee identity, as the heritage and traditions of the tribe are rooted in our language.

Mark Charles: No congratulations for the racism of 'Chief Wahoo' (January 30, 2018)

Native mascots in sports are dehumanizing caricatures rooted in our nation’s racist history, mascots for the lie of white supremacy.