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Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: All Indian people ask is for America to honor treaties (09/29)
As I sit writing this column as I have every Sunday for the past 34 years I am terribly frustrated at the total lack of understanding and basic ignorance that still exists about America’s first citizens.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Native Sun News: Tex Hall ousted in North Dakota tribal primary (09/26)
The incumbent President of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Tribes of North Dakota, Tex Hall, was ousted from office last Tuesday.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: An independent candidate awakens 'Party' zombies (09/22)
When you register as an Independent in South Dakota you are made to feel as if you are from Iowa or Wyoming and you are trying to slip into this state to vote.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: US Senate candidates debate Native issues (09/18)
The only debate held in western South Dakota went off without a hitch with three candidates all vying for a crucial senate seat being left open by the retirement of longtime lawmaker Tim Johnson.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Standing tall for Native American Day in South Dakota (09/15)
An unprecedented event happened in South Dakota 24 years ago, an event that has not been duplicated by any other state.

Filed Under: Opinion
Jay Daniels: Return per cap if you oppose resource development (09/10)
Jay Daniels says tribal members who oppose resource development shouldn't accept per capita payments from those activities.

Filed Under: Opinion | World
Tim Giago: Indigenous people of Australia and America share path (09/08)
There is a colonization connection the indigenous people of Australia and America share.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Few Native officers within Rapid City police department (09/03)
Ever since the late 1800s when Rapid City began to grow as a city there has been a bone of contention between Indians and the city’s law enforcement.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Oglala Sioux people aren't afraid to say no to easy cash (09/01)
Rumors are circulating on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota about large quantities of oil beneath the surface of the lands harboring the poorest people in America.

Filed Under: Cobell | Opinion
Tim Giago: Greedy lawyers and government ruin Cobell settlement (08/27)
The process of settling the so-called Cobell settlement has turned into a joke.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Farewell to my childhood friend Eugene Long Soldier (08/25)
My childhood friend Eugene Long Soldier died last week. He was one of the more fortunate Lakota who lived to the age of 80.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Media was well represented at Wounded Knee 1973 (08/18)
Newspapers from across the nation and the world found the occupation of Wounded Knee in February 1973 a very hot ticket.

Filed Under: Opinion
Clara Caufield: A Cheyenne Voice celebrates another milestone (08/18)
On August 10th, A Cheyenne Voice celebrated a birthday—beginning its 4th year.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: GOP candidate rejects Senate debate at UTTC (08/18)
The long-awaited debate that will be held at the Rapid City Campus of the United Tribes Technical College has reached its final lineup.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Tim Giago: NFL team's mascot will slowly fade like an old soldier (08/11)
I started writing locally about the use of the word 'Redskins' in 1982 and I wrote about it nationally for Newsweek Magazine in the January 27, 1992 issue.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: Senate candidates accept invitation to debate (08/06)
Native Sun News has teamed up with the United Tribes Technical College in Rapid City to host a senatorial debate.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: South Dakota could be a political hotbed this election (08/04)
This will be one of the most interesting elections in South Dakota’s history.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Lakota and Pueblo Indians on Pine Ridge Reservation (07/28)
We were all one big family of Lakota and Pueblo Indians living on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation thanks to the Texas ranchers who sent their cattle through New Mexico to Dakota Territory.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Treat alcoholism and drug addictions as diseases (07/21)
The consumption of alcohol and the use of drugs is a disease and it must be attacked as a disease.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Still climbing the hill after 8 decades in Indian Country (07/07)
On July 12 I will be climbing on the hill of my 8th decade on this Maka Ina (Mother Earth).

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