Robert Chanate: Russell Means was visionary for Indian people (October 26, 2012)
"Russell Means was not only a visionary, he was also keeper of memories. Russell was both an orator and a man of action. Inspired by a legacy of strength, Russell was one who walked his talk and inspired others to...
Winona LaDuke: Russell Means was true hero for all Americans (October 26, 2012)
"He was a hero. Make no mistake about it. And, his death in late October, is a great loss to America, not just American Indians, he challenged us a to be better people. In 1973, life was not good on...
Opinion: Michigan court election will impact tribal communities (October 26, 2012)
"One of the most important ways to ensure all Michiganders understand the importance of tribal communities in our state is by showing up to the polls to vote this November. On November 6, Michigan voters will do more than help...
Native Sun News: Pine Ridge man seeks 3rd term in S.D. House (October 26, 2012)
Oglala Lakota Kevin Killer hopes to keep hold of his seat in the South Dakota Legislature. PHOTO COURTESY/SOUTH DAKOTA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Pine Ridge man seeks third term in S.D. House Killer vies against two others for seat held...
Rep. Boehner: Republicans can do better than President Obama (October 26, 2012)
"In recent months, my role as Speaker of the House has allowed me to travel much of our great nation—including Indian country—and talk to Americans of all walks of life. Wherever I go, conversation quickly turns to jobs and the...
Gyasi Ross: Russell Means was the toughest Indian in the world (October 26, 2012)
"I never met Russell Means. I had the chance to meet him when I was a kid. In fact, I saw him a few times as a youngster, but I was so intimidated by him—he seemed bigger than life—I never...
NMAI exhibit features works from Abraham Anghik Ruben, Inuit (October 26, 2012)
Sculptures from Abraham Anghik Ruben, an Inuit artist from Canada, are featured in a new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. "Arctic Journeys/Ancient Memories: The Sculpture of Abraham Anghik Ruben" presents 23 recent works....
Indian women waiting on IHS emergency contraception policy (October 26, 2012)
The Indian Health Service is still working on a policy for emergency contraception, the Associated Press reports. In May, the IHS said it would allow facilities to dispense Plan B directly to patients. The policy would enable Indian women to...
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