Jenny Bell-Jones: Opposition to tribes in Alaska defies justice (September 17, 2015)
In the same way that the federal government cannot invent tribes, it also cannot simply eliminate them.
Steve Russell: Twisting the truth about September 11 attacks (September 17, 2015)
Even those who haven’t done the math know instinctively that the success of a conspiracy involving silence is directly related to how many human beings are involved.
Navajo president praises Champion of Change Amanda Tachine (September 17, 2015)
Amanda Tachine credited her tribe with helping her become a leader in education.
EPA leader faces fire for dealings with tribes after mine disaster (September 17, 2015)
The chairman of the Southern Ute Tribe didn't get a phone call from the Administrator Gina McCarthy until this Monday, the Senate Indian Affairs Committee was told.
Former Pueblo leader sentenced to 51 months in theft case (September 17, 2015)
Bruce Sanchez admitted that he stole more than $3.5 million from the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico.
Former leader of Kickapoo Tribe calls lawsuit a political stunt (September 17, 2015)
Steve Cadue, who served as chair several times over the last 30 years, believes his rivals are trying to prevent him from seeking election again.
Tribes unhappy with lack of progress on big water agreement (September 17, 2015)
The Yurok Tribe has withdrawn from the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement and two other tribes also might walk away from the deal.
Head of Native program at Dartmouth won't discuss heritage (September 17, 2015)
Susan Taffe Reed belongs to the Eastern Delaware Nations, a group that lacks federal recognition and admits anyone who wants to join.
Professor publishes book about Tule River Tribe in Japanese (September 17, 2015)
Kumiko Noguchi received approval from the California tribe to study its history.
Snoqualmie Tribe fights transportation project at sacred site (September 17, 2015)
The tribe is rallying opposition to a transportation project near the sacred Snoqualmie Falls.
USDA grants help Native communities address costs of energy (September 17, 2015)
Native communities in Alaska, Arizona, Hawaii and South Dakota will benefit from $5.6 million in grants.
Teen admits guilt for brutal murders of two Navajo Nation men (September 17, 2015)
Alison Gorman and Kee Thompson were beaten to death by three teens in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in July 2014.
Indian National Finals Rodeo requested $527K from NFL team (September 17, 2015)
A former chairman of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin helped convince rodeo commissioners to end their relationship wit the Original Americans Foundation.
Obama settles long-running tribal contract support costs cases (September 17, 2015)
A class action lawsuit filed by the Ramah Navajo Chapter, Zuni Pueblo and the Oglala Sioux Tribe has finally been resolved.
Tim Giago: Citizenship would have prevented Wounded Knee (September 17, 2015)
What would have happened to Native Americans if they had been declared U.S. citizens by the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution?
Native Sun News: Probe of Tex Hall sent to federal authorities (September 17, 2015)
Leaders of the Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation approved a request to provide federal investigators findings of an independent inquiry into former Chairman Tex Hall’s alleged malfeasance.
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