September 19, 2014

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S.E. RUCKMAN: Pennies From Heaven in White Envelopes Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 66
Cherokee Nation development project will help make northeast Oklahoma shopping, dining, entertainment destination Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker 188
If You Build it… Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 244
GIAGO: American Indians and Australian Aborigines traveled a similar path Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 263
Did The OSU Student Write His Apology? Written by Wilhelm Murg 400
GIAGO: There can be dignity in the face of poverty Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 388
CHEROKEE CHAT: Scholarship Preparation 101 Written by Cara Cowan Watts 512
Notes from the Chief: Internships at Cherokee Nation and Cherokee Nation Businesses build bright futures Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 373
GIAGO: A farewell to my friend Eugene Long Soldier Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 275
Interior Board of Indian Appeals affirms Oklahoma lease rental adjustment Written by Jay Daniels 335
CHEROKEE CHAT: Annual Scholarship Workshop Focused on Tribal Citizens Written by Cara Cowan Watts 365
CHAVERS: Preparing American Indian Students for College Written by Dr. DEAN CHAVERS 126
GIAGO: The Fourth Estate at Wounded Knee in 1973 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 281
Rights-of-Way Proposed Rule Change: Whats the rush? Written by Jay Daniels 409
To the Editor, Re: Redoubt Falls Written by Michael A. Baines, Tribal Chairman, Sitka Tribe of Alaska 308
Notes from the Chief: Elite Cherokee firefighting units risking their lives to help Californians in the paths of wildfires Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 556
GIAGO: Like an old soldier maybe the mascot will slowly fade away Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 300
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska speaks out on IHS hospital problems Written by Press Release on behalf of the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Leadership, via Stinson Leonard Street LLP 1109
Notes from the Chief: Enjoy the culture and hospitality of the Cherokee Nation during Cherokee National Holiday, Labor Day weekend Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 459
Cherokee Chat: Frequently Asked Cherokee Questions Answered Written by Cara Cowan Watts 478
GIAGO: South Dakota could be a political hotbed in 2014 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 1825
GIAGO: History of the Pueblo Indian drovers and the Great Sioux Nation Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 449
Millions invested in our communities generate priceless returns Written by Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation Principal Chief 562
Land Buyback Program: Did anything really happen? Written by Jay Daniels 719
S.E. RUCKMAN: Words are like Arrows that we Shoot into the Air Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 791
Cherokee Chat: Cherokee Nation Program Structure Written by Cara Cowan Watts 459
Notes from Indian Country: A view from the 8th decade Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 625
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE:Racism in Indian Schools Written by DEAN CHAVERS 1144
Coalition applauds Patent Office decision Written by Civil and Human Rights Coalition submission 417
Strengthening Tribal Communities through Education and Economic Development Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 2008
Cherokee Nation Contract Health Care Changes Written by Cara Cowan Watts 1163
Obama returning to Indian Country for visit Written by President Barack Obama 604
GIAGO: Notes from Indian Country | June 2, 1014 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 358
Cherokee citizen Keith Harper is an inspiration for our next seven generations Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker 861
United States Supreme Court Decision supports Tribal sovereign immunity in Bay Mills Casino Case Written by United South and Eastern Tribes Inc. 1032
Greater care required for Effigy Mounds Written by Telegraph Herald. May 18, 2014 | The Associated Press 361
GIAGO: To the graduating Class of 2014 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2014 Native Sun News 590
Ask Elouise: Upcoming Events in Cobell v. Salazar Written by Cobell Settlement 3963
Sen. Reid: “Since Snyder Fails To Show Any Leadership,” The NFL Should Remove Racism From The League Written by Publisher 699
Open Letter to Tribal Leaders, American People Written by Buffalo Field Campaign Media Release 1051
April 22 marks anniversary of Oklahoma Land Run Written by Joyce Oberly 4089
CHAVERS: He cut a path for Indian journalists nationwide Written by DR. DEAN CHAVERS 1221
Ask Elouise: A Letter from Class Counsel on settlement checks Written by David Smith and Bill Dorris 3164
USDA Continues Reaching Indian Country Through the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Written by Leslie Wheelock 1015
Around the Campfire: The Disappointing ACT Scores Written by By Dr. Dean Chavers 1589
The Uneasy Coexistence of Conservative Justice and Tribal Rights at the Supreme Court Written by Ben Fenner 1897
Indian Law and Order Commission Report Reaction Written by Byron Mallott 950
S.E. RUCKMAN: The Grandmothers are Cheering Us on Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Correspondent 946
Letter to the Editor: Keystone Pipeline a ticking bomb Written by Dwain Camp, Elder of the Ponca Nation 854
International Mother Language Day Feb. 21 Written by Prof. Colleen Fitzgerald, UT Arlington 3184
DICK LAY: CNB-CNCR has decided to stop using prevailing wage Written by Dick Lay, Cherokee Nation Councilor 939
Wild Turkey and American Spirits: Remembering Robert J. Conley Written by LISA SNELL, Publisher Native American Times 2355
Harsh Oklahoma weather means making tough decisions to serve the Cherokee people Written by Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation Principal Chief 810
Driving Under the Influence of Distraction Written by AAA Oklahoma 783
Indian Health Service Out of Money -- Will You Die Waiting? Written by MARK TRAHANT 2149
GIAGO: Indians and Jews: Building a holocaust museum together? Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2014 Native Sun News 1107
S.E. RUCKMAN: Reading Between the Lines on the Keystone Pipeline Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1119
Letter to the Editor: Comanche Petition being circulated Written by Eleanor McDaniel 976
Letter to the Editor: Comanche Nation College Written by Lotsee Patterson, Ph.D. 1101
S.E. RUCKMAN: No Reservations about new "Promise Zones" Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1151
Native Times print edition on break, switching to paid circulation Written by LISA SNELL, Publisher Native American Times 1944
GIAGO: A child’s prayer brought about a miracle Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 Native Sun News 1875
Washburn: Interior's Land Buy-Back Program: Strengthening our Nation-to-Nation Partnership Written by Kevin K. Washburn 1081
Cobell funds delay cuts deep Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 6851
NRC Response to “Rotten American Indian charities” Written by Robbi Rice Dietrich, President, National Relief Charities 1357
Rotten American Indian charities Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright 2013 7660
Katie John: "Her Name Will Be Our Rallying Cry!" Written by Friends of Katie John 1782
Delaware Chief: An open letter to the people of Kansas Written by Chief Paula Pechonick, Delaware Tribe of Indians 1901
TIM GIAGO: Only Tom Daschle can save the Affordable Care Act Written by TIM GIAGO 1433
S.E. RUCKMAN: Ghosts are alive and well in mascot issue Written by S.E. Ruckman 1592
How many think ‘Redskins’ is a slur? Written by JESSE WASHINGTON, Associated Press National Writer 2723
Racist Mascots: Political Correctness Gone Wrong? Written by David W. Narcomey, Seminole 2043
Cherokee Chief responds to transfer of Veronica Brown Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Bill John Baker 2188
WhiteHouseBlog: Securing the Vote for All Americans Written by Valerie Jarrett | Whitehouse.gov 1289
It’s time to change Washington Redskins name Written by ENI F.H. FALEOMAVAEGA, U.S. House Delegate 3360
GIAGO: South Dakota Public Radio flunks on two counts Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 1784
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: IMPROVE A SCHOOL, GET FIRED Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2013 1493
Stopping the Keystone pipeline: The battle of our time Written by DR SARA JUMPING EAGLE 4336
TIM GIAGO: Holocaust Museum should be built at Wounded Knee Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 2062
Coalition of Native Activists withdraw support from KXL Pipeline TruthForce concert Written by JoKay Dowell 2582
Sink or swim: The feds are out of the rescue business - at least in Indian Country Written by LISA SNELL, Native Times Publisher 2341
David Jin: Hualapai being led astray by rouge members of Tribal Council Written by David Jin, CEO of Grand Canyon Skywalk Development, LLC. 2907
Voices and Images from the Oral History Center Written by Corey Flood 2824
Sacheen Littlefeather and the Oscar 'stunt' seen ‘round the world Written by LISA SNELL 3740
S.E. RUCKMAN: Confessions of a Washington Redskin Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2853
GIAGO: Signing off after more than 30 years Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 2137
Briefs in support of dismissal of Muscogee Creek Nation, et al. v. Poarch Band of Creek Indians, et Written by JAY DANIELS 3155
Tobacco compacts and the manifestation of destiny Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2927
GIAGO: Separating the mixed-bloods from the full bloods Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 2543
The Cobell Settlement and Cherokee Nation Written by Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation Principal Chief 5387
USDA seeking nominations for committee advisors Written by Edward Avalos, USDA Undersecretary 2314
Around the Campfire: Fake Indians Written by Dr. Dean Chavers | Copyright 2013 6362
JAY DANIELS: Your Great, Great Grandmother wasn’t a Cherokee Princess Written by JAY DANIELS 2731
LETTER: Appalled by Cherokee bear pits Written by Reader Submission 2505
GIAGO: BIA: Bureau of Incompetent Asses Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 3135
JAY DANIELS: Another Change – But this time one for the better! Written by JAY DANIELS 2562
S.E. RUCKMAN: Looking back at 2012 Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 33350
Roundhouse Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Part 4 Written by JAY DANIELS 2660
Round House Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Part 3 Written by JAY DANIELS 2864
Round House Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Part 2 Written by JAY DANIELS 2226
Round House Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Written by JAY DANIELS 2849
GIAGO: ‘Wiping Away the Tears’ at Wounded Knee Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2427
GIAGO: ‘There are no words to describe it’ Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2452
S.E. RUCKMAN: Wishful thinking: A Native on the SCOTUS Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2162
American Indian Untouchables and the 2012 White House Tribal Leaders Summit Written by Rev. John Norwood (Nanticoke-Lenape), General Secretary, Alliance of Colonial Era Tribes (ACET) 3025
GIAGO: Native Americans and homosexuality Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 5397
Continuing the Progress in Tribal Communities Written by Jodi Gillette, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, White House Domestic Policy Counc 2158
The secret history of the Sequoya’s Cherokee syllabary Written by Richard Thornton 3899
S.E. RUCKMAN: Open Carry a fact for Oklahoma, but not Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3053
GIAGO: Playing both sides against the middle Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 1826
Around the Campfire: The adventures of Toni and Dean Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 1892
North Dakota NATIVE VOTE efforts show at the polls Written by Vonnie Lone Chief 2123
Ask Elouise Nov. 7, 2012 Written by Dennis Gingold, Lead Counsel, Cobell Plaintiffs 2000
Feathering the storm with USET Written by Cedric Sunray 2743
Addiction is a brain disease Written by Ronald Shaw, M.D. / Osage 3251
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: Indian voting rights and the restricting of voting Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 2322
S.E. RUCKMAN: Quantum vs. descendency, an egg best left unscrambled Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2204
NICWA responds to Dr. Phil's coverage of S.C. ICWA case Written by NICWA News Release 4085
VAWA - Violence Against Native Women Gaining Global Attention—Will Congress Do Something?
 Written by www.indianlaw.org 3380
Native People and Self Governance Written by Dwain Camp, Ponca Elder 2900
Sioux elder, prisoner, earns G.E.D., named 'Student of the Year' Written by Garry Crowe, Elder, Crow Creek Sioux Tribe 1965
GIAGO: Mascots, Ignorance and Racism Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Native American Journalists Foundation 2297
S.E. RUCKMAN: The chatter on Cobell Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 7461
Ask Elouise: Sept. 11, 2012 Written by Dennis Gingold, 
Lead Counsel, Cobell Plaintiffs 3357
Hickory Ground Chief responds to Poarch Creeks Written by George Thompson, Oce Vpofa Mekko (Hickory Ground Traditional Chief) 3852
GIAGO: Remembering when Custer ‘Died with his Boots on’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2092
First Female Kiowa Leader Emerges Written by CEDRIC SUNRAY 4714
The time of prophecy: Keeping one eye open Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native American Times Special Contributor 3299
Just don’t tell ‘em about the pajamas Written by LISA SNELL, Publisher, Native American Times 2240
GIAGO: Jim Amoss missed a wonderful year at Harvard Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 1973
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: He can't give away scholarships Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 1489
Poarch “Creeks”: Cashing In and Selling Out Written by CEDRIC SUNRAY 10951
Native American Brain Food No. 3: Quechua and Maya DNA in the Southern Highlands Written by Richard Thornton 4946
Defending the sovereignty of the Indian Nations Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 2169
An extra potato from the bin: When even the feds plea for a rain dance Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1814
Cloaks and Daggers in the Indian Health Service Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2889
LETTER: Disappointed in Navajo settlement vote Written by Elmer Clark, Vice President,Teesto Chapter 2311
Maze of jurisdictions cause a kind of lawlessness in regards to Indian women Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3284
S.E. RUCKMAN: IHS remains in ICU Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2404
GIAGO: 'Custer Died for Your Sins' Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2560
American Indians and Social Security Written by Dave Baldridge, Executive Director, International Association for Indigenous Aging 3153
GIAGO: The Placard Read; ‘Keep the Redskins White’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2714
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: A handful of Indian scholarships Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 2325
Into Forever, the last Footsteps of Holy People Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. © 2012 4597
GIAGO: A Disastrous Flood that Brought Out the Best and the Worst in People Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2132
Te Ata Bearer of New Dawn of Understanding Written by Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation 2883
GIAGO: ‘Divide and rule’ was the unwritten goal of the Indian agents Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 2321
LETTER: Settlement is an Exercise of Sovereignty Written by Harrison Tsosie 2252
Who’s an American Indian? Warren case stirs query Written by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer 2406
Letter: Settlement Maximizes Navajo Nation Water Rights Written by Chris Deschene 2460
Ask Elouise: Appeals court affirms approval of Cobell settlement Written by Dennis Gingold, 
Lead Counsel, Cobell Plaintiffs 4767
Editorial paints deceptive picture of Oklahoma Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1932
Has one-drop rule on race identification been overruled? Written by CLARENCE PAGE, Chicago Tribune Writer 2283
GIAGO: ‘Beer sniffing’ reporters invade Pine Ridge Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) 2406
Super elders among us: Centenarians in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2736
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: We All Have Heroes Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 2743
Who's that knocking at your door? Written by Thomas O. Mills 2906
S.E. RUCKMAN: Indian culture remains free enterprise to anyone in grease paint Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2648
GIAGO: Looking in the mirror with no reflection Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2301
S.E. RUCKMAN: Ownership of water a line drawn in the sand Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2446
GIAGO: Writing to inspire a new generation of Native Americans Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2459
From the Cradle to the Career: Improving Education for American Indians and Alaska Natives Written by Charlie Galbraith 3476
Individual Rights Only, for Indigenous Peoples at the UN Written by Charmaine White Face, Zumila Wobaga, Spokesperson, Sioux Nation Treaty Council 2726
GIAGO: Addressing the most discriminatory bill ever passed in South Dakota Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 4219
GIAGO: Indians as mascots for America’s fun and games Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2452
GIAGO: RST Constitution is supposed to be ‘law of the land’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2775
S.E. RUCKMAN: Scientists link racism, prejudice to simply being dumb Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2958
Blueprint for an America Built to Last and Indian Country Written by Kimberly Teehee, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, Domestic Policy Council 2678
Some crimes declining; stalking is not Written by SHERRY CLARK & ANN DAPICE 2811
Notes from Indian Country: An apology is oftentimes never enough Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2694
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Citizens need to be involved in changing tribal constitution Written by OJ Semans Sr. 2454
S.E. Ruckman: Shorn locks and the knowing of hearts Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2510
Alcohol: The strongest enemy we have ever faced Written by COREY FLOOD 6045
Notes from Indian Country: SuAnne died young, but her legacy lives on Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 5166
NCAI Stands Up for Boarding School Alumni Written by Cedric Sunray 5870
S.E. RUCKMAN: Spirit of rebellion alive and kicking in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2204
Jacoby Ellsbury: Final Results of the 2011 Baseball Season Written by Nancy Tuthill 2346
Tribal Heritage An Important Part of South Dakota Written by U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) 3292
Sen. Johnson Announces Women Veterans Initiative Written by Senator Constance N. Johnson 2278
Veteran's Day 2011 Written by Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs 2317
Letter: Support Veterans with Lou Gehrig's Disease Written by Kim Wilson LPN 2652
Notes from Indian Country: Two old adversaries face terminal cancer ailments Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji), © 2011 Unity South Dakota 3135
Honoring American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans Written by Kimberly Teehee, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs 3897
Baby killer receives slap on wrist sentence Written by Dwain Camp, Ponca Elder 2429
S.E. RUCKMAN: A 'civilized' afternoon under the Creek Council Oak Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2795
Around the Campfire: Indian Hate Groups Written by Dr. Dean Chavers, © Copyright, 2011 6516
National Native American Heritage Month and the White House Tribal Nations Conference Written by Kimberly Teehee 3229
President Barack Obama Remembers Elouise Cobell Written by Barack Obama, president of the United States of America 2268
ABC News: Reflecting on the obvious; ignoring the not-so-obvious Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 2909
Heyoka: Dinosaurs and Supernaturals Among Us Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 3694
Utilizing ARRA to Create Healthy, Active Communities in Indian Country Written by Margaret Knight, Executive Director, Association of American Indian Physicians 2793
Greater Private Sector Diversity Sought on USDA’s Agricultural Trade Advisory Committees Written by Janet A. Nuzum, Foreign Agricultural Service Associate Administrator 1764
S.E. RUCKMAN: The Keystone Pipeline & the karma of bad decisions Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2988
Notes from Indian Country: The enigma of AIM leader Russell Means Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 4256
Revisiting Columbus Day: Wonderment does not Equal Truth Written by Monique Vondall-Rieke 4009
Native Nations, not Feds, should grant Tribal Recognition Written by J.D. Colbert 3079
NOTES FROM INDIAN COUNTRY: The irony of the Black Hills’ annual Buffalo Roundup Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 3112
Domestic Violence is Sexy Written by Cedric Sunray 3610
Eagles Disappearing into the Sunset of Termination Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. 3062
FWS favoring rights of sportsmen over Native American culture and spirituality Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 3439
NOTES FROM INDIAN COUNTRY: The other ‘Good Meat’ is the buffalo Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji), © 2011 Unity South Dakota 3630
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: Fear of Termination Written by Dr. Dean Chavers, © Copyright, 2011 2093
Letter: On burying Eagle feathers with slain police officers Written by David Swallow, Jr., Lakota Spiritual Leader 3851
S.E. RUCKMAN: 'Cobell Warming' Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 10323
Notes from Indian Country: September 5, 2011 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji), © 2011 Unity South Dakota 2443
We Are All Connected Written by Dawn Quigley 2642
A Step Toward better Housing and Economic Development in Indian Country Written by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan 4889
The new trend: Tribal infomercials Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4302
Around the Campfire: Racism and Wildlife Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2011 2658
Ancestral Artists, the Proud Legacy of Women Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4223
Launching the American Indian Research, Education Initiative Written by Bill Valdez, Acting Director 3473
Wambli Sina Win: Indestructible Indian, Traditonalist with a Rebel Heart Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4704
Maybe it is about the Money: Making Economic Sense of the New York Cigarette Fiasco Written by Ryan D. Dreveskracht 7100
S.E. RUCKMAN: Relics example of material culture mixing with material enterprise Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4330
The Ultimate Expression of Faith, the Lakota Sun Dance Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 21341
Around the Campfire: No Voting RIghts in Indian Country Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2011 5324
S.E. RUCKMAN: Voter apathy and forsaking tribal elections Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4549
Wambli Sina Win: Pretendians: the Hostile Takeover of Indian Tribes Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 6605
Ruth Hopkins: Prophecy of the White Buffalo Calf Written by Ruth Hopkins 15417
Wambli Sina Win: The Thunderbird's Echo Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 6682
Cigarette tax: Not about money? Written by Ryan Dreveskracht 6503
Letter: Fighting Pancreatic Cancer Written by Gena Holland Stretch 2871
Kvco-Hvse, “Blackberry Month” Written by James Treat 4029
Roots of the Red Tree Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4026
S.E. RUCKMAN: Chi Dlo Dil - The Laughing Party Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 7832
Fallen Stars Within a Book of Ghosts Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4944
White to green: Fighting obesity Written by David Torney, MD, PhD and Eleanor Dixon, PhD 4203
A population forsaken and forgotten Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4171
Letter: Surprised at outrage over "Geronimo" code name Written by Jim Beaver 3099
“Heroics and John Wayne Moments” – Geronimo and Bin Laden, why? Written by Gwendolyn Wydermyre 4335
Geronimo code name sucker punch for Native peoples Written by Mary Campbell, Seventh Generation Fund for Indian Development 4483
Chickasha naget’owa? What is a Chickasaw? Written by J.D. Colbert 5091
Mortal Indian, Immortal Manifest Destiny Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 7248
S.E. RUCKMAN: Getting aquainted with the Kiowa 5/6 Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 6211
Native people and dual citizenship; The long journey Written by DWAIN CAMP, Ponca Elder 6178
Around the Campfire: Indians in the Military Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2011 4750
Iyeska, the Interpreter Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 5293
A conversation with Dennis Banks Written by Chesley Oxendine, Bacone College 10100
One Hundred Feathers, One Hundred Years Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 5730
Students, groups call for suspension of offensive student publication Written by Brian Alexander 7628
Letter to California Governor re: offensive powwow article Written by Brian Ames Ricker-Alexander 6176
Heyoka: A Man Taller than his Shadow Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D 14356
Ancestral Legends Teach About Human Nature Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. 9098
S.E. RUCKMAN: The Sweatlodge Written by S.E. Ruckman 3990
Cobell’s 30 Pieces of Silver, Our Beads and Trinkets Written by J.D. Colbert 6538
The Red Road is not for Sale Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. 19804
GIAGO: Bush handed Obama a shovel and said, “I’m out-a here” Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Native Sun News 5111
Hopi Creation Story explains things Written by Thomas O. Mills, Former Manager Hopi Cultural Center 10283
GIAGO: Walking away from the editor’s desk Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Native Sun News 3668
“Chevron Pulls Greatest Magic Trick Ever as They Make Plaintiffs Disappear!” Written by SHELLEY BLUEJAY PIERCE 5832
Enlightening Quechan Tribe v. U.S. Department of Interior Written by Ryan D. Dreveskracht 9174
Clearing the Way for a Native Opportunity in America’s “Sputnik Moment” Written by Van Jones, Bracken Hendricks, Jorge Madrid 5232
Indigenous peoples locked in global struggle to survive Written by Sherwood Ross 5628
Around the Campfire: Helen Scheirbeck was a giant Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © 2011 5897
GIAGO: Freedom of the press not exactly alive in Indian Country Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Native Sun News 8317
Ask Elouise 
December 28, 2010 Written by Elouise Cobell 3628
TIM GIAGO: The Moon of the Popping Trees Written by TIM GIAGO 6129
S.E. RUCKMAN: Indian Country is in the midst of a cosmic conundrum Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 5304
Coulter: UN Declaration sets new agenda for US-Indian relations Written by Robert T. Coulter, Executive Director, Indian Law Resource Center 4855
Ask Elouise
December 2, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5180
GIAGO: A day to give thanks a part of Native American tradition Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5625
Johnson Honors South Dakota’s Year of Unity Written by Senator Tim Johnson's Office 4953
S.E. Ruckman: Esteeming the brave is a like a pattern welded into our DNA Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4039
GIAGO: Tom Daschle, Obama’s point man on Healthcare Reform, was thrown under the bus Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5688
LETTER: Lies Obstruct Unity Written by Charmaine White Face, Nov. 3, 2010 3881
S.E. Ruckman: Native American Rights Fund turns 40 Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4432
LETTER: Regarding UN Declaration of Rights of Indigenous Peoples Written by Antonio Gonzales, AIM-WEST Director 4640
Ask Elouise: 
September 30, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 3110
GIAGO: Disguising themselves as Indians was an act of cowardice Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5136
Social Security: Spousal benefits offer increased retirement options Written by Vicky Watkins, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist in Tulsa, Oklahoma 4662
CHAVERS: Funding in Indian Country not fair Written by Dean Chavers, PhD 5487
Could Capt. Jack get a pardon too? Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3747
GIAGO: There are still active missile silos on Highway 71 South Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 6807
Donut hamburgers? The devil loves junk food Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4826
GIAGO: This Penn State professor deserves the respect of Native journalists Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4083
LETTER: Regarding Choctaw Tribe of Florida, BIA findings Written by Bernadette Choctaw 6625
LETTER: On Mayor Bloomberg's comments Written by David Kimelberg 5372
Ask Elouise: 
August 10, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 3336
Cobell settlement: So close, yet so far Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 7983
GIAGO: Remembering great Native American news reporters Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 6360
Letter: Small Business Jobs and Credit Act Written by Eric S. Trevan 4944
LETTER: Clarification of 'Storms rip reservations' story Written by Derek Jensen, FEMA 3786
American Indian Leader Called Home Written by Cedric Sunray 7010
Ask Elouise: July 7, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5280
A Hopi Connection with Other Ancient Sites? Written by Thomas O. Mills, Former Manager of the Hopi Cultural Center 6072
GIAGO: Speaking about unity at the Mount Rushmore Memorial Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4048
S.E. Ruckman: Kiowas celebrate Settainte during Independence Day Dance Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 6085
GIAGO: MS is incurable, but science is getting closer solving it Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3711
Racism in Indian Education Written by Dean Chavers, PhD 6660
GIAGO: House race in S. D. could be decided on Indian reservations Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3768
Life on "The Rez" Written by Guy Still, Minneapolis, MN 8458
The Enduring Smear: Sport team names, mascots and Native Nations Written by Gwendolyn Wydermyre 5865
HB 2929: A stand for Indian Education Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4499
GIAGO: ‘Custer died for your sins’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3972
Illegal immigration: Putting the “con” in con-servative Written by J.D. COLBERT 5920
Rememberance Day in America Written by JACK BUTA 4748
GIAGO: High rate of suicide on Indian reservations near epidemic proportions Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4745
Giago: It was the human factor and not the Church or school Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3927
Chavers: No Voting Rights in Indian Country Written by Dr. Dean Chavers, © Copyright 2010 8231
Letter: Giago needs a 'chill pill' Written by Leslie Stanhoff-Morgan 3685
TIm Giago: I fear for the life of President Barack Obama Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3267
Ask Elouise: May 4, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 3491
Giago: Democrat Scott Heidepriem believes he has a good chance in South Dakota governor’s race Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 2743
Letter: What is Arizona thinking? Written by Chipa Wolf 5768
Health Reform Helps Address the Needs of Indian Country Written by U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) 3981
Earth’s Greatest Medicine Written by Robert Bracamontes 4048
Tim Giago: A man of great vision departs Mount Rushmore Memorial Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3486
Wilma Mankiller and Me Written by DR DEAN CHAVERS 5499
Minnie Two Shoes Written by Ronnie Washines, President, Native American Journalists Association 5656
Letter: Comment on the demise of UND nickname Written by DWAIN CAMP, Ponca Nation 3158
Earth Day Comes Early To the Navajo Nation Written by Terry Brunner, State Director – USDA Rural Development – New Mexico 3759
Filling out the Census important for everyone Written by Judy Eason McIntyre, Oklahoma State Senate 3436
Black Hills Claims Settlement funds top $1 billion Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4899
Minnie Two Shoes: March 24, 1950 – April 9, 2010 Written by LISA SNELL, Native American TImes 4051
Tim Giago: His great grandfather was the interpreter for Crazy Horse Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5336
Giago: Veterans claim racial discrimination by VA Written by TIM GIAGO 4166
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise 
March 24, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5518
Giago: Lack of adequate funds cripples Indian health care Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4973
Tax Time: March marches on Written by Larry Jones, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist 3450
Giago: Waste`(wash-tay) Chicago; Omaha no good Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4492
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5608
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by ELOUISE COBELL 6159
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by ELOUISE COBELL 4857
Tim Giago: American Indians and Australian Aborigines travel a similar path Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4133
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by Elouise Cobell 8262
GIAGO: Strauss and Sunday night movies at the boarding school Written by TIM GIAGO 4074
Legislating the sweat lodge ceremony is not the solution Written by Scott Frazier, Crow/Santee 5736
Standing with Native American Communities Written by White House Office of Media Affairs 6712
Tim Giago: Challenger to Rep. Diane Watson supports Cherokee Nation Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4639
Tim Giago: Finding a new Native voice as an Independent Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3702
WAC calls on Christies to halt sale of human remains Written by World Archaeological Congress 4114
Tim Giago:Theresa Two Bulls: A lady of distinction Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 5205
Letter: NAJA President's Statement on Hopi Tutuven Written by Ronnie Washines, President, Native American Journalists Association 5881
LETTER: Thank you for the care package Written by DEMETRIA ARAGON-DeJESUS 7823
Tim Giago: Learning to ignore the hate mongers Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 4596
Native American Heritage Day 2009 Written by Ernie Stevens, Jr., Chairman National Indian Gaming Association 7353
Tim Giago: Looking at America’s dirty little secret Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7108
The powerless Indian educator Written by DR DEAN CHAVERS 5037
Tim Giago: ‘Culturecide’ is a word coined in Indian Country Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 4470
TIM GIAGO: Tribal governments Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 5413
Tim Giago: Can the ceremonies save a people Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7782
Tim Giago: Yes, there is racism against Native Americans in this country Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7233
Choctaw soldier thwarts German eavedroppers during WWI Written by Joe Blackstock, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Calif. 6288
LETTER: Appalled by Shirley's statements on environmentalists Written by CALVIN JOHNSON, Leupp, Arizona 7079
Tim Giago: Tottering on the brink of the year 2012 Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 6792
Tim Giago: In Whose Honor? Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7649
Tim Giago: Good or Bad? Indian Reorganization Act turns 75 Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 9484
Peltier makes statement regarding parole denial Written by LEONARD PELTIER PRISONER NO. 83637-132 9475

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