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Tribal Covid $ spending flexibility, behavioral health & infrastructure provisions included in new budget law
574 tribal nations received $45 billion in 'historic' pandemic funds; Ukraine at $160 billion and counting
As Gov. Noem burns trash with her new flamethrower, tribes shovel themselves out
Miracle in the making: Indian Health Service to receive advance appropriations
Are charter schools the way to solve Bureau of Indian Education woes?
8 Indian bills clear U.S. Senate
HHS report finds Native kids most likely to live with parent who has substance use disorder
Discuss: An undeniable 30-year economic boom in Indian Country
NAGPRA rule change consultations kick off
Tribes support Kunesh for Commissioner of the Administration for Native Americans
Grijalva: Indigenous people need real compensation for climate change
Q&A: Titus preps for preservation of sacred Spirit Mountain
A potentially transformative tribal funding & sovereignty bill
Native legislative momentum in waning days of 117th U.S. Congress
'You should be listening to us'
Harris' full remarks at White House Tribal Nations Summit 2022
Biden's full remarks at White House Tribal Nations Summit 2022
Will Biden support boarding school reparations at the WH Tribal Nations Summit?
10+ initiatives and a progress report
The 2021 virtual White House Tribal Nations Summit in pictures
Preview of White House Tribal Nations Summit 2022
What must be covered at White House Tribal Nations Summit 2022?
Urban Indians let down by IHS advance appropriations response
Broken treaties, reparations, free tuition uniquely concerned Native voters in 2022
'Sounding the alarm': Natives increasingly voted Republican in midterms
U.S. Senate slow to recognize National Native American Heritage Month
Five tribes make treaty claims for U.S. House representation
Jill Biden hosts Native American Heritage Month reception
Dedication of the National Native American Veterans Memorial
Teehee secures House hearing in bid to become Cherokee U.S. congressional delegate
Full Brackeen Indian Child Welfare Act oral arguments
U.S. Congress gains & loses Indigenous representation
Tribal sovereignty in the ongoing disenrollment era
White House proclamation: November 2022 National Native American Heritage Month
'Sovereignty is on the ballot': Pay attention to the 2022 Native American vote
Top tribal health advocate steps down as tribes seek IHS advance appropriations
Navajo citizens say Biden 'doubles down' on Trump-era fracking on sacred Greater Chaco
Will you be able to attend the White House Tribal Nations Summit in person?
Pushback on Interior's plan to consult with Native Hawaiians
On International Pronouns Day, Haaland shared hers
Treasury increasingly including Natives in its equations
Tribes to Biden: Include tribal voices in UN climate conference
Walker's Indigenous claims scrutinized
10 Ways to Commemorate Indigenous Peoples' Day 2022
Elizabeth A. Woody: Indigenous Peoples' Day 2022 statement
Should Interior Dept. contract out some of its boarding school research?
'Our voices matter': Boarding school descendant holds Haaland accountable
Native American feds conflicted over White House honoring of the Braves
'Be prepared to cry': Interior hiring leader for Federal Indian Boarding School Initiative
Coalition of Large Tribes expresses several federal budget concerns
Tso knows what the White House and U.S. Senate ignored
U.S. Justice Dept. to defend Indian Health Service workers who perform abortions
UPDATE: After unexplained delays and amid declining Native life expectancy, U.S. Senate confirms Tso as IHS director
'An Evening With Sacheen Littlefeather'
Biden administration says Castro-Huerta is causing confusion and conflict
The importance of Houston Teehee's signature
Continuing the NDNs in new D.C. jobs theme...
White House appoints Elizabeth Carr as first-ever Office of Management and Budget tribal advisor
Indigenous memes aim to unsettle after passing of Queen Elizabeth II
Congresswoman-elect Mary Peltola doesn't mind being seen as the underdog
Is Sadina Montani NCAI's sexual harassment fixer?
Former NCAI CEO files $5 million human rights & labor law claims against top Native advocacy org
Tranel says Zinke 'turned his back on tribal nations long ago'
Mary Peltola's very happy birthday
Chinook Nation rallies for restored federal recognition
IRA's attempt to bypass ARPA discrimination lawsuits faces possible legal challenges
Is IHS on top of monkeypox outbreak?
Interior OIG: Zinke lied re: two Connecticut tribal casinos
Biden's student loan forgiveness impact on Native students
Indigenous Wire at home
StrongHearts Native Helpline: 'Trauma resilience is a common bond between Native peoples'
Questions of the week
Was enough done to get tribes money in the Inflation Reduction Act?
Continued consternation re: Castro-Huerta
Mary Kathryn Nagle: How Castro-Huerta 'flips federal Indian law on its head'
Happy International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples 2022!
Native climate advocates not impressed by Inflation Reduction Act
Schatz makes progress on direct loans for tribal energy development
Inflation Reduction Act fallout: Tribal leaders say Schatz should step down as chair of Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
Tribes urged to sign amicus brief to protect Indian Child Welfare Act
Pingree and DeLauro hold up advance appropriations for Indian health
Saying nope to the pope
The sad, surreal visit of an apologetic pope
Treasury to release overdue $500 million in pandemic relief for tribes
Biden administration preparing Castro-Huerta legislative solution
Tim Giago, giant of Native journalism, walks on
Haaland progresses on removing 'squaw'
Vilsack delays update on minority-serving ARPA funding
Tribal Freedmen secure Senate hearing
Olympics reinstates Thorpe as sole gold medal winner
Indian Health Service updates abortion policy
Indian Health Service may have a director before pandemic surges again
Tribal colleges aim for equity in funding
StrongHearts Native Helpline: Impacts of Roe v. Wade decision on Native American & Alaska Native women sexual violence victim-survivors
When a Native war hero gets an AP fact check over whether Biden pinned his medal on backward...
Rising trans star in Biden world has U.S. Interior Secretary's ear
110 years later, new steps taken to fully restore Jim Thorpe's Olympic medals
This land is my land...
Indian law nerds, how bad was Castro-Huerta?
Wise politics? Native education gets renewed focus from Biden admin in midterm election year
Tribes' reduced jurisdiction & Gorsuch's diminished influence over major Indian law
Advocates urge U.S. Congress to fund Native health
Tribe got Treasury visit, now tribe wants transformative action
Why did it take so long for Treasury to establish a tribal office?
Haaland's first STAC: Who made the cut?
Boebert blasts idea of reparations for boarding school victims
Trump wrongly believed Native Americans were getting paid to vote against him
Nooksack evictions of disenrolled on hold at Washington Supreme Court
No mark-up on boarding school reconcilation bill, instead big cats and gas rule the day
So you want to visit a reservation to get an abortion?
Axios doesn't know where Native Americans live
Suzan Shown Harjo battles the Braves
White House botches release of tribal infrastructure playbook
Many ways to criticize Interior Secretary Deb Haaland without low blows
Cherokee U.S. Rep. Yvette Herrell, Redskins cheerleader?
Roselyn Tso, IHS director nominee, finally gets a hearing
Atlanta Braves use failed play from DC football team
Hearing anything about a Senate hearing on boarding schools?
Dems spend resources to curb GOP gains with Native voters
Sen. Luján makes up for Missing Murdered Indigenous Women gaffe
When a name change is something else
White House position on tribal pandemic relief clawbacks unclear
GOP leader questions cost, mission of U.S. boarding school commission
Tears and talk of reparations
Interior Department STAC apps due May 16
Bureau of Prisons switching kidney health formulas
Tribal infrastructure czar coming soon
Indigenous youth seek voice in international body
Why Nike, Forever 21, Nestlé & Hermès should pay attention to UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
'No school I ever attended had children buried in unmarked graves'
Mad in Maine: Democratic Gov. Mills stymies tribal sovereignty bill
'Free, Prior and Informed Consent' on the world stage
Despite previous opposition, NDN Collective now supports Interior’s renewed oil-and-gas leasing program
DNC Natives highlight call for boarding school bill congressional hearings
Can Biden admin have it both ways in supporting clean energy and fossil fuels?
A good Friday to watch Pope Francis' visit with Canadian First Nations
Wealthy investors urge banks and oil financiers to consent with Indigenous peoples
StrongHearts Native Helpline: 'Warning signs that someone has experienced sexual violence'
Viewing party! Elections to United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at 10 a.m. ET -- LINK BELOW
Controversy in store for seating of United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues? Not likely.
Doug George-Kanentiio: 'We don't want an apology, we want justice'
Tribal leaders work Capitol Hill to ensure pandemic funds not taken away
DNC loses Native organizer in midterm election year
Wyden stands with tribes as only Senate Dem to shut down COVID tribal funding claw back
Tribal officials urge Pelosi to stop Senate's Covid relief clawback plan
The 'lost' Sarah Palin adviser interview on the former governor's Indian Country views
Romney's COVID funding bill would gut U.S. Treasury tribal relief programs by hundreds of millions of dollars
Some frybread food politics to start your week!
Sandra LaFleur: A lesson in Indigenous and non-Indigenous ally relations
Indianz.com and Indigenous Wire to unite
Gov. Stitt talks Cherokee citizenship while deriding tribal sovereignty on Tucker Carlson
Biden's $9.1B mandatory IHS funding request falls far short of what's needed, say tribal officials
Consultation gets tribes billions less in Biden budget request for FY2023
Just how 'historic' is Biden White House's 2023 Indian Country budget request?
Barre Museum asked to return Wounded Knee Massacre artifacts, remains and sacred objects
White House releases Native voting rights report
SCOTUS thoughts: Would you mind if a judge supports Tribal Critical Race Theory?
Rep. Don Young, dean of Congress & major friend to Indian Country, walks on
Top Native Dems call on Biden to grant Leonard Peltier clemency
'Auntie Deb' Haaland plans to get spicy at SXSW
Frybread politics at South by Southwest
Indigenous Wire @ SXSW
Oklahoma tribes celebrate McGirt-related omnibus spending
Omnibus package includes $6.6 billion for Indian Health Service
After lengthy wait, Biden nominates Indian Health Service director
Tribal VAWA provisions included in must-pass Senate and House omnibus package
GOP wants to extract and drill on tribal lands, Dems want tribes to pursue clean energy. What do tribes want?
Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women reporting grant dramatically cut
Gabe Galanda: 'Tribal nationhood requires citizen civil rights protection'
GAO says HHS must provide better COVID-19 and general health data to tribes
Gov. Stitt signals support for tribal Freedmen
China highlights America's genocide toward tribes on the geopolitical stage
How one human rights lawyer is putting multiple D.C. tribal interests on edge
Understanding the $1.7 billion Indian water rights settlements
Conservative media meltdown over Indigenous person being invited to the State of the Union
Toni Stanger-McLaughlin: 'Looking at domestic and international food security through an Indigenous perspective'
SOTU shout out for Melissa Isaac, Gizhwaasod (“Protector of the Young”)
Indian Child Welfare Act again reaches U.S. Supreme Court
Local boy makes good?
White House maintains need to reduce reliance 'on oil in general'
SCOOP: Rep. Sharice Davids, Ho-Chunk, weighs in on Kansas state educator who told cousins to fear ‘Indians raiding the town’
Supreme Court ties us up in pipelines, and Ketanji Brown Jackson continues the trend
American Petroleum Institute releases pro-fossil fuel ad campaign in response to Russia's Ukraine invasion
The Ukraine crisis and Native fossil fuel concerns
Tribal chairman slams Biden White House inaction on Dakota Access Pipeline after Supreme Court tribal win
Biden administration opposes Alaska mining road approved by Trump administration
Dakota Access Pipeline developer lawsuit stalls, environmental review continues
Secretary Haaland’s messaging on ‘squaw’ aims to purposely heighten attention
Shannon Shaw Duty: 'A free press a priority among tribal nations'
StrongHearts Native Helpline: 'How will the expansion of 5G impact Native American and Alaska Native domestic violence victims?'
Matrilineal mamas get Seneca Nation to halt major payment to New York state
AWARD SEASON: Amid weighty legislative talk, U.S. Rep. Don Young keeps NCAI on its toes
Interior Inspector General: Ryan Zinke 'did not comply with ethical obligations and duty of candor'
Why Secretary Haaland is establishing a tribal advisory committee, and the pitfalls she’ll try to avoid
National Congress of American Indians plays hardball with federal officials
Lori Jump: 'Silence protects violence, and this silence must end'
Kevin Washburn’s influence on the Biden White House, and their mutual attempt to downplay it
That time Joe Rogan was afraid to smudge, and the Native lady who caused his fear factor
Mothers of the Nation oppose massive Seneca tribal gaming settlement with New York state
Should Spotify remove Joe Rogan's 'redskins' broadcast?
Tribe sidesteps disenrollment as a human and civil rights issue
Gabriella Cázares-Kelly: The Indigenous Heather Cox Richardson, or something more?
Patrice Kunesh: 'How are the children?'
U.S. Rep. Tom Cole, Chickasaw, on being perceived as an old White guy
United Nations says evictions of disenrolled tribal citizens must stop
Indigenous Wire Q&A: U.S. Rep. Tom Cole on improving medical care for Native Americans
Open Thread: T-Bone and Heather long for the good old days, before the Commanders butted in
Breaking down the proposed $665 million tribal government opioid settlement
Native advocates question Sen. Luján's understanding of Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women crisis
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Stacy Leeds: 'Asterisk This'
GOP launches tribal ground game midterm campaign
Kamala Harris: Friend to Indian Country and first Black woman U.S. Supreme Court Justice?
Biden administration’s apparent end to vaccine mandate for big biz doesn’t end consultation issues for tribes
Beware of celebrating Supreme Court’s latest McGirt decision too soon
Indigenous Wire Q&A: U.S. Rep. Dusty Johnson proudly shares his 'wasicu' (White man) voice on Indigenous veterans, Columbus Day, and the first Lakota congressman
Navajo Code Talker John Kinsel Sr. celebrates major birthday milestone
Illinois DNR pulls Aztec promo of group reportedly headed by Aztecs
Open Thread: Farewell, Teddy Roosevelt, we hardly knew ye
Catawba Nation defends Chuck Schumer's inclusion of tribe's off-reservation casino in defense bill
$10 million Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women grant 'canceled'
Gov. Stitt uses MLK Jr.'s legacy to denounce Supreme Court's McGirt ruling and tribal sovereignty
Wealthy French fashionistas aimed to profit off Indigenous Mexican elder
Robert Odawi Porter: 'Seneca Nation making huge mistake to pay New York state right now'
Native representation at Harry Reid's state memorial
Indigenous Wire Q&A: Wendy Helgemo, former Indian affairs advisor to Harry Reid, shares insights on his Native legacy
Remembering Harry Reid’s Native American legacy
Will Biden administration force tribes to fire tribal employees? Tribes express sovereign concerns regarding COVID-19 vaccine mandate
Jacqueline Keeler, Pretendian ethnic fraud list creator, blocks Indigenous Wire
In Pretendian/Karendian/Defendian controversy, did New York Post photoshop Native activist?
Will Ben Smith's new 'global' media empire include Indigenous news?
Indigenous Wire Q&A: ‘Mayor Pete’ Buttigieg builds up tribal infrastructure plans
Nothing like a snow day on launch day
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