October 20, 2014

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Crazy Horse and Chips, boyhood friends: Chips knew where his bones were buried Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 186
Mascots, beer and peanuts: Check the expiration dates Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 185
Time is ripe to stop fracking at Ft. Berthold and Standing Rock Written by Winona LaDuke 1609
CHEROKEE CHAT: Scholarship Preparation 101: Social Media Written by Cara Cowan Watts 751
Notes from the Chief: Expanding Careers Options for Cherokee People Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 99
New comment deadline on BIA rights-of-way regs across allottee lands Written by Jay Daniels 242
Notes from the Chief: Honoring our Cherokee Warriors Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker 399
Strengthening our pipeline of Cherokee speakers Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 415
S.E. RUCKMAN: Pennies From Heaven in White Envelopes Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 750
Cherokee Nation development project will help make northeast Oklahoma shopping, dining, entertainment destination Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker 362
If You Build it… Written by Bill John Baker, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation 374
GIAGO: American Indians and Australian Aborigines traveled a similar path Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 421
Did The OSU Student Write His Apology? Written by Wilhelm Murg 540
GIAGO: There can be dignity in the face of poverty Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 503
CHEROKEE CHAT: Scholarship Preparation 101 Written by Cara Cowan Watts 618
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 483
GIAGO: A farewell to my friend Eugene Long Soldier Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 370
Interior Board of Indian Appeals affirms Oklahoma lease rental adjustment Written by Jay Daniels 453
CHEROKEE CHAT: Annual Scholarship Workshop Focused on Tribal Citizens Written by Cara Cowan Watts 442
CHAVERS: Preparing American Indian Students for College Written by Dr. DEAN CHAVERS 231
GIAGO: The Fourth Estate at Wounded Knee in 1973 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 380
Rights-of-Way Proposed Rule Change: Whats the rush? Written by Jay Daniels 496
To the Editor, Re: Redoubt Falls Written by Michael A. Baines, Tribal Chairman, Sitka Tribe of Alaska 376
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 642
GIAGO: Like an old soldier maybe the mascot will slowly fade away Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 422
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 1235
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 515
Cherokee Chat: Frequently Asked Cherokee Questions Answered Written by Cara Cowan Watts 546
GIAGO: South Dakota could be a political hotbed in 2014 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 1877
GIAGO: History of the Pueblo Indian drovers and the Great Sioux Nation Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 514
Millions invested in our communities generate priceless returns Written by Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation Principal Chief 614
Land Buyback Program: Did anything really happen? Written by Jay Daniels 862
S.E. RUCKMAN: Words are like Arrows that we Shoot into the Air Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Contributor 1211
Cherokee Chat: Cherokee Nation Program Structure Written by Cara Cowan Watts 513
Notes from Indian Country: A view from the 8th decade Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 670
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE:Racism in Indian Schools Written by DEAN CHAVERS 1224
Coalition applauds Patent Office decision Written by Civil and Human Rights Coalition submission 460
Strengthening Tribal Communities through Education and Economic Development Written by WHITE HOUSE MEDIA RELEASE 2106
Cherokee Nation Contract Health Care Changes Written by Cara Cowan Watts 1260
Obama returning to Indian Country for visit Written by President Barack Obama 654
GIAGO: Notes from Indian Country | June 2, 1014 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 402
Cherokee citizen Keith Harper is an inspiration for our next seven generations Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker 931
United States Supreme Court Decision supports Tribal sovereign immunity in Bay Mills Casino Case Written by United South and Eastern Tribes Inc. 1174
Greater care required for Effigy Mounds Written by Telegraph Herald. May 18, 2014 | The Associated Press 412
GIAGO: To the graduating Class of 2014 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2014 Native Sun News 632
Ask Elouise: Upcoming Events in Cobell v. Salazar Written by Cobell Settlement 4031
Sen. Reid: “Since Snyder Fails To Show Any Leadership,” The NFL Should Remove Racism From The League Written by Publisher 766
Open Letter to Tribal Leaders, American People Written by Buffalo Field Campaign Media Release 1120
April 22 marks anniversary of Oklahoma Land Run Written by Joyce Oberly 4262
CHAVERS: He cut a path for Indian journalists nationwide Written by DR. DEAN CHAVERS 1286
Ask Elouise: A Letter from Class Counsel on settlement checks Written by David Smith and Bill Dorris 3243
USDA Continues Reaching Indian Country Through the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Written by Leslie Wheelock 1063
Around the Campfire: The Disappointing ACT Scores Written by By Dr. Dean Chavers 1675
The Uneasy Coexistence of Conservative Justice and Tribal Rights at the Supreme Court Written by Ben Fenner 1950
Indian Law and Order Commission Report Reaction Written by Byron Mallott 1014
S.E. RUCKMAN: The Grandmothers are Cheering Us on Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native Times Special Correspondent 1000
Letter to the Editor: Keystone Pipeline a ticking bomb Written by Dwain Camp, Elder of the Ponca Nation 903
International Mother Language Day Feb. 21 Written by Prof. Colleen Fitzgerald, UT Arlington 3294
DICK LAY: CNB-CNCR has decided to stop using prevailing wage Written by Dick Lay, Cherokee Nation Councilor 1000
Wild Turkey and American Spirits: Remembering Robert J. Conley Written by LISA SNELL, Publisher Native American Times 2460
Harsh Oklahoma weather means making tough decisions to serve the Cherokee people Written by Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation Principal Chief 855
Driving Under the Influence of Distraction Written by AAA Oklahoma 825
Indian Health Service Out of Money -- Will You Die Waiting? Written by MARK TRAHANT 2203
GIAGO: Indians and Jews: Building a holocaust museum together? Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2014 Native Sun News 1183
S.E. RUCKMAN: Reading Between the Lines on the Keystone Pipeline Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1170
Letter to the Editor: Comanche Petition being circulated Written by Eleanor McDaniel 1053
Letter to the Editor: Comanche Nation College Written by Lotsee Patterson, Ph.D. 1159
S.E. RUCKMAN: No Reservations about new "Promise Zones" Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1216
Native Times print edition on break, switching to paid circulation Written by LISA SNELL, Publisher Native American Times 2021
GIAGO: A child’s prayer brought about a miracle Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 Native Sun News 1925
Washburn: Interior's Land Buy-Back Program: Strengthening our Nation-to-Nation Partnership Written by Kevin K. Washburn 1134
Cobell funds delay cuts deep Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 6942
NRC Response to “Rotten American Indian charities” Written by Robbi Rice Dietrich, President, National Relief Charities 1422
Rotten American Indian charities Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright 2013 8283
Katie John: "Her Name Will Be Our Rallying Cry!" Written by Friends of Katie John 1870
Delaware Chief: An open letter to the people of Kansas Written by Chief Paula Pechonick, Delaware Tribe of Indians 1979
TIM GIAGO: Only Tom Daschle can save the Affordable Care Act Written by TIM GIAGO 1490
S.E. RUCKMAN: Ghosts are alive and well in mascot issue Written by S.E. Ruckman 1680
How many think ‘Redskins’ is a slur? Written by JESSE WASHINGTON, Associated Press National Writer 2854
Racist Mascots: Political Correctness Gone Wrong? Written by David W. Narcomey, Seminole 2150
Cherokee Chief responds to transfer of Veronica Brown Written by Cherokee Nation Principal Bill John Baker 2276
WhiteHouseBlog: Securing the Vote for All Americans Written by Valerie Jarrett | Whitehouse.gov 1340
It’s time to change Washington Redskins name Written by ENI F.H. FALEOMAVAEGA, U.S. House Delegate 3570
GIAGO: South Dakota Public Radio flunks on two counts Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 1840
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: IMPROVE A SCHOOL, GET FIRED Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2013 1566
Stopping the Keystone pipeline: The battle of our time Written by DR SARA JUMPING EAGLE 4433
TIM GIAGO: Holocaust Museum should be built at Wounded Knee Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 2125
Coalition of Native Activists withdraw support from KXL Pipeline TruthForce concert Written by JoKay Dowell 2646
Sink or swim: The feds are out of the rescue business - at least in Indian Country Written by LISA SNELL, Native Times Publisher 2404
David Jin: Hualapai being led astray by rouge members of Tribal Council Written by David Jin, CEO of Grand Canyon Skywalk Development, LLC. 3030
Voices and Images from the Oral History Center Written by Corey Flood 2907
Sacheen Littlefeather and the Oscar 'stunt' seen ‘round the world Written by LISA SNELL 3850
S.E. RUCKMAN: Confessions of a Washington Redskin Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2942
GIAGO: Signing off after more than 30 years Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 2196
Briefs in support of dismissal of Muscogee Creek Nation, et al. v. Poarch Band of Creek Indians, et Written by JAY DANIELS 3232
Tobacco compacts and the manifestation of destiny Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3024
GIAGO: Separating the mixed-bloods from the full bloods Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2013 2617
The Cobell Settlement and Cherokee Nation Written by Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation Principal Chief 5658
USDA seeking nominations for committee advisors Written by Edward Avalos, USDA Undersecretary 2367
Around the Campfire: Fake Indians Written by Dr. Dean Chavers | Copyright 2013 6659
JAY DANIELS: Your Great, Great Grandmother wasn’t a Cherokee Princess Written by JAY DANIELS 2972
LETTER: Appalled by Cherokee bear pits Written by Reader Submission 2559
GIAGO: BIA: Bureau of Incompetent Asses Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 3218
JAY DANIELS: Another Change – But this time one for the better! Written by JAY DANIELS 2642
S.E. RUCKMAN: Looking back at 2012 Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 33401
Roundhouse Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Part 4 Written by JAY DANIELS 2757
Round House Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Part 3 Written by JAY DANIELS 2960
Round House Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Part 2 Written by JAY DANIELS 2287
Round House Talk: Negotiating Rights-of-Way across Indian lands Written by JAY DANIELS 2933
GIAGO: ‘Wiping Away the Tears’ at Wounded Knee Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2485
GIAGO: ‘There are no words to describe it’ Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2502
S.E. RUCKMAN: Wishful thinking: A Native on the SCOTUS Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2215
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) 3109
GIAGO: Native Americans and homosexuality Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 5647
Continuing the Progress in Tribal Communities Written by Jodi Gillette, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, White House Domestic Policy Counc 2214
The secret history of the Sequoya’s Cherokee syllabary Written by Richard Thornton 4073
S.E. RUCKMAN: Open Carry a fact for Oklahoma, but not Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3132
GIAGO: Playing both sides against the middle Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 1871
Around the Campfire: The adventures of Toni and Dean Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 1935
North Dakota NATIVE VOTE efforts show at the polls Written by Vonnie Lone Chief 2182
Ask Elouise Nov. 7, 2012 Written by Dennis Gingold, Lead Counsel, Cobell Plaintiffs 2049
Feathering the storm with USET Written by Cedric Sunray 2816
Addiction is a brain disease Written by Ronald Shaw, M.D. / Osage 3340
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: Indian voting rights and the restricting of voting Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 2395
S.E. RUCKMAN: Quantum vs. descendency, an egg best left unscrambled Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2265
NICWA responds to Dr. Phil's coverage of S.C. ICWA case Written by NICWA News Release 4180
VAWA - Violence Against Native Women Gaining Global Attention—Will Congress Do Something?
 Written by www.indianlaw.org 3452
Native People and Self Governance Written by Dwain Camp, Ponca Elder 2977
Sioux elder, prisoner, earns G.E.D., named 'Student of the Year' Written by Garry Crowe, Elder, Crow Creek Sioux Tribe 2058
GIAGO: Mascots, Ignorance and Racism Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Native American Journalists Foundation 2365
S.E. RUCKMAN: The chatter on Cobell Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 7531
Ask Elouise: Sept. 11, 2012 Written by Dennis Gingold, 
Lead Counsel, Cobell Plaintiffs 3439
Hickory Ground Chief responds to Poarch Creeks Written by George Thompson, Oce Vpofa Mekko (Hickory Ground Traditional Chief) 3955
GIAGO: Remembering when Custer ‘Died with his Boots on’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2147
First Female Kiowa Leader Emerges Written by CEDRIC SUNRAY 4911
The time of prophecy: Keeping one eye open Written by S.E. RUCKMAN, Native American Times Special Contributor 3381
Just don’t tell ‘em about the pajamas Written by LISA SNELL, Publisher, Native American Times 2303
GIAGO: Jim Amoss missed a wonderful year at Harvard Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2037
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: He can't give away scholarships Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 1545
Poarch “Creeks”: Cashing In and Selling Out Written by CEDRIC SUNRAY 11723
Native American Brain Food No. 3: Quechua and Maya DNA in the Southern Highlands Written by Richard Thornton 5099
Defending the sovereignty of the Indian Nations Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 2237
An extra potato from the bin: When even the feds plea for a rain dance Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1855
Cloaks and Daggers in the Indian Health Service Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2997
LETTER: Disappointed in Navajo settlement vote Written by Elmer Clark, Vice President,Teesto Chapter 2369
Maze of jurisdictions cause a kind of lawlessness in regards to Indian women Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3340
S.E. RUCKMAN: IHS remains in ICU Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2476
GIAGO: 'Custer Died for Your Sins' Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2655
American Indians and Social Security Written by Dave Baldridge, Executive Director, International Association for Indigenous Aging 3250
GIAGO: The Placard Read; ‘Keep the Redskins White’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2773
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: A handful of Indian scholarships Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 2395
Into Forever, the last Footsteps of Holy People Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. © 2012 4737
GIAGO: A Disastrous Flood that Brought Out the Best and the Worst in People Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © Unitysodak1@knology.net 2191
Te Ata Bearer of New Dawn of Understanding Written by Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation 2984
GIAGO: ‘Divide and rule’ was the unwritten goal of the Indian agents Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) 2386
LETTER: Settlement is an Exercise of Sovereignty Written by Harrison Tsosie 2305
Who’s an American Indian? Warren case stirs query Written by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer 2469
Letter: Settlement Maximizes Navajo Nation Water Rights Written by Chris Deschene 2539
Ask Elouise: Appeals court affirms approval of Cobell settlement Written by Dennis Gingold, 
Lead Counsel, Cobell Plaintiffs 4833
Editorial paints deceptive picture of Oklahoma Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 1979
Has one-drop rule on race identification been overruled? Written by CLARENCE PAGE, Chicago Tribune Writer 2339
GIAGO: ‘Beer sniffing’ reporters invade Pine Ridge Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) 2497
Super elders among us: Centenarians in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2807
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: We All Have Heroes Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2012 2827
Who's that knocking at your door? Written by Thomas O. Mills 2972
S.E. RUCKMAN: Indian culture remains free enterprise to anyone in grease paint Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2717
GIAGO: Looking in the mirror with no reflection Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2369
S.E. RUCKMAN: Ownership of water a line drawn in the sand Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2523
GIAGO: Writing to inspire a new generation of Native Americans Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2518
From the Cradle to the Career: Improving Education for American Indians and Alaska Natives Written by Charlie Galbraith 3534
Individual Rights Only, for Indigenous Peoples at the UN Written by Charmaine White Face, Zumila Wobaga, Spokesperson, Sioux Nation Treaty Council 2789
GIAGO: Addressing the most discriminatory bill ever passed in South Dakota Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 4496
GIAGO: Indians as mascots for America’s fun and games Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2507
GIAGO: RST Constitution is supposed to be ‘law of the land’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2842
S.E. RUCKMAN: Scientists link racism, prejudice to simply being dumb Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3024
Blueprint for an America Built to Last and Indian Country Written by Kimberly Teehee, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, Domestic Policy Council 2737
Some crimes declining; stalking is not Written by SHERRY CLARK & ANN DAPICE 2882
Notes from Indian Country: An apology is oftentimes never enough Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2012 Unity South Dakota 2770
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Citizens need to be involved in changing tribal constitution Written by OJ Semans Sr. 2506
S.E. Ruckman: Shorn locks and the knowing of hearts Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2568
Alcohol: The strongest enemy we have ever faced Written by COREY FLOOD 6139
Notes from Indian Country: SuAnne died young, but her legacy lives on Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 5236
NCAI Stands Up for Boarding School Alumni Written by Cedric Sunray 5942
S.E. RUCKMAN: Spirit of rebellion alive and kicking in Indian Country Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2266
Jacoby Ellsbury: Final Results of the 2011 Baseball Season Written by Nancy Tuthill 2400
Tribal Heritage An Important Part of South Dakota Written by U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) 3362
Sen. Johnson Announces Women Veterans Initiative Written by Senator Constance N. Johnson 2336
Veteran's Day 2011 Written by Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs 2366
Letter: Support Veterans with Lou Gehrig's Disease Written by Kim Wilson LPN 2707
Notes from Indian Country: Two old adversaries face terminal cancer ailments Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji), © 2011 Unity South Dakota 3200
Honoring American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans Written by Kimberly Teehee, Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs 3951
Baby killer receives slap on wrist sentence Written by Dwain Camp, Ponca Elder 2491
S.E. RUCKMAN: A 'civilized' afternoon under the Creek Council Oak Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 2858
Around the Campfire: Indian Hate Groups Written by Dr. Dean Chavers, © Copyright, 2011 6695
National Native American Heritage Month and the White House Tribal Nations Conference Written by Kimberly Teehee 3284
President Barack Obama Remembers Elouise Cobell Written by Barack Obama, president of the United States of America 2319
ABC News: Reflecting on the obvious; ignoring the not-so-obvious Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 2973
Heyoka: Dinosaurs and Supernaturals Among Us Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 3783
Utilizing ARRA to Create Healthy, Active Communities in Indian Country Written by Margaret Knight, Executive Director, Association of American Indian Physicians 2842
Greater Private Sector Diversity Sought on USDA’s Agricultural Trade Advisory Committees Written by Janet A. Nuzum, Foreign Agricultural Service Associate Administrator 1810
S.E. RUCKMAN: The Keystone Pipeline & the karma of bad decisions Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3049
Notes from Indian Country: The enigma of AIM leader Russell Means Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 4338
Revisiting Columbus Day: Wonderment does not Equal Truth Written by Monique Vondall-Rieke 4082
Native Nations, not Feds, should grant Tribal Recognition Written by J.D. Colbert 3148
NOTES FROM INDIAN COUNTRY: The irony of the Black Hills’ annual Buffalo Roundup Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Unity South Dakota 3178
Domestic Violence is Sexy Written by Cedric Sunray 3678
Eagles Disappearing into the Sunset of Termination Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. 3115
FWS favoring rights of sportsmen over Native American culture and spirituality Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 3531
NOTES FROM INDIAN COUNTRY: The other ‘Good Meat’ is the buffalo Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji), © 2011 Unity South Dakota 3698
AROUND THE CAMPFIRE: Fear of Termination Written by Dr. Dean Chavers, © Copyright, 2011 2149
Letter: On burying Eagle feathers with slain police officers Written by David Swallow, Jr., Lakota Spiritual Leader 3939
S.E. RUCKMAN: 'Cobell Warming' Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 10409
Notes from Indian Country: September 5, 2011 Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji), © 2011 Unity South Dakota 2493
We Are All Connected Written by Dawn Quigley 2730
A Step Toward better Housing and Economic Development in Indian Country Written by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan 4971
The new trend: Tribal infomercials Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4382
Around the Campfire: Racism and Wildlife Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2011 2722
Ancestral Artists, the Proud Legacy of Women Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4282
Launching the American Indian Research, Education Initiative Written by Bill Valdez, Acting Director 3523
Wambli Sina Win: Indestructible Indian, Traditonalist with a Rebel Heart Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4782
Maybe it is about the Money: Making Economic Sense of the New York Cigarette Fiasco Written by Ryan D. Dreveskracht 7314
S.E. RUCKMAN: Relics example of material culture mixing with material enterprise Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4397
The Ultimate Expression of Faith, the Lakota Sun Dance Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 21948
Around the Campfire: No Voting RIghts in Indian Country Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2011 5420
S.E. RUCKMAN: Voter apathy and forsaking tribal elections Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4624
Wambli Sina Win: Pretendians: the Hostile Takeover of Indian Tribes Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 6711
Ruth Hopkins: Prophecy of the White Buffalo Calf Written by Ruth Hopkins 15979
Wambli Sina Win: The Thunderbird's Echo Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 6781
Cigarette tax: Not about money? Written by Ryan Dreveskracht 6635
Letter: Fighting Pancreatic Cancer Written by Gena Holland Stretch 2935
Kvco-Hvse, “Blackberry Month” Written by James Treat 4092
Roots of the Red Tree Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4091
S.E. RUCKMAN: Chi Dlo Dil - The Laughing Party Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 8069
Fallen Stars Within a Book of Ghosts Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 5023
White to green: Fighting obesity Written by David Torney, MD, PhD and Eleanor Dixon, PhD 4273
A population forsaken and forgotten Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 4238
Letter: Surprised at outrage over "Geronimo" code name Written by Jim Beaver 3153
“Heroics and John Wayne Moments” – Geronimo and Bin Laden, why? Written by Gwendolyn Wydermyre 4413
Geronimo code name sucker punch for Native peoples Written by Mary Campbell, Seventh Generation Fund for Indian Development 4547
Chickasha naget’owa? What is a Chickasaw? Written by J.D. Colbert 5209
Mortal Indian, Immortal Manifest Destiny Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 7412
S.E. RUCKMAN: Getting aquainted with the Kiowa 5/6 Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 6311
Native people and dual citizenship; The long journey Written by DWAIN CAMP, Ponca Elder 6271
Around the Campfire: Indians in the Military Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © Copyright, 2011 4808
Iyeska, the Interpreter Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 5394
A conversation with Dennis Banks Written by Chesley Oxendine, Bacone College 10193
One Hundred Feathers, One Hundred Years Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. ©2011 5849
Students, groups call for suspension of offensive student publication Written by Brian Alexander 7853
Letter to California Governor re: offensive powwow article Written by Brian Ames Ricker-Alexander 6266
Heyoka: A Man Taller than his Shadow Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D 14850
Ancestral Legends Teach About Human Nature Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. 9202
S.E. RUCKMAN: The Sweatlodge Written by S.E. Ruckman 4048
Cobell’s 30 Pieces of Silver, Our Beads and Trinkets Written by J.D. Colbert 6602
The Red Road is not for Sale Written by Wambli Sina Win, J.D. 20248
GIAGO: Bush handed Obama a shovel and said, “I’m out-a here” Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Native Sun News 5161
Hopi Creation Story explains things Written by Thomas O. Mills, Former Manager Hopi Cultural Center 10569
GIAGO: Walking away from the editor’s desk Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Native Sun News 3721
“Chevron Pulls Greatest Magic Trick Ever as They Make Plaintiffs Disappear!” Written by SHELLEY BLUEJAY PIERCE 5894
Enlightening Quechan Tribe v. U.S. Department of Interior Written by Ryan D. Dreveskracht 9295
Clearing the Way for a Native Opportunity in America’s “Sputnik Moment” Written by Van Jones, Bracken Hendricks, Jorge Madrid 5282
Indigenous peoples locked in global struggle to survive Written by Sherwood Ross 5691
Around the Campfire: Helen Scheirbeck was a giant Written by Dr. Dean Chavers © 2011 5973
GIAGO: Freedom of the press not exactly alive in Indian Country Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2011 Native Sun News 8451
Ask Elouise 
December 28, 2010 Written by Elouise Cobell 3697
TIM GIAGO: The Moon of the Popping Trees Written by TIM GIAGO 6200
S.E. RUCKMAN: Indian Country is in the midst of a cosmic conundrum Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 5373
Coulter: UN Declaration sets new agenda for US-Indian relations Written by Robert T. Coulter, Executive Director, Indian Law Resource Center 4907
Ask Elouise
December 2, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5247
GIAGO: A day to give thanks a part of Native American tradition Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5686
Johnson Honors South Dakota’s Year of Unity Written by Senator Tim Johnson's Office 5010
S.E. Ruckman: Esteeming the brave is a like a pattern welded into our DNA Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4152
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 5750
LETTER: Lies Obstruct Unity Written by Charmaine White Face, Nov. 3, 2010 3937
S.E. Ruckman: Native American Rights Fund turns 40 Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4485
LETTER: Regarding UN Declaration of Rights of Indigenous Peoples Written by Antonio Gonzales, AIM-WEST Director 4704
Ask Elouise: 
September 30, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 3182
GIAGO: Disguising themselves as Indians was an act of cowardice Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5203
Social Security: Spousal benefits offer increased retirement options Written by Vicky Watkins, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist in Tulsa, Oklahoma 4714
CHAVERS: Funding in Indian Country not fair Written by Dean Chavers, PhD 5551
Could Capt. Jack get a pardon too? Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 3799
GIAGO: There are still active missile silos on Highway 71 South Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 6888
Donut hamburgers? The devil loves junk food Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4880
GIAGO: This Penn State professor deserves the respect of Native journalists Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4150
LETTER: Regarding Choctaw Tribe of Florida, BIA findings Written by Bernadette Choctaw 6710
LETTER: On Mayor Bloomberg's comments Written by David Kimelberg 5431
Ask Elouise: 
August 10, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 3392
Cobell settlement: So close, yet so far Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 8083
GIAGO: Remembering great Native American news reporters Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 6467
Letter: Small Business Jobs and Credit Act Written by Eric S. Trevan 4991
LETTER: Clarification of 'Storms rip reservations' story Written by Derek Jensen, FEMA 3836
American Indian Leader Called Home Written by Cedric Sunray 7105
Ask Elouise: July 7, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5347
A Hopi Connection with Other Ancient Sites? Written by Thomas O. Mills, Former Manager of the Hopi Cultural Center 6149
GIAGO: Speaking about unity at the Mount Rushmore Memorial Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4087
S.E. Ruckman: Kiowas celebrate Settainte during Independence Day Dance Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 6149
GIAGO: MS is incurable, but science is getting closer solving it Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3764
Racism in Indian Education Written by Dean Chavers, PhD 6787
GIAGO: House race in S. D. could be decided on Indian reservations Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3828
Life on "The Rez" Written by Guy Still, Minneapolis, MN 8588
The Enduring Smear: Sport team names, mascots and Native Nations Written by Gwendolyn Wydermyre 5947
HB 2929: A stand for Indian Education Written by S.E. RUCKMAN 4563
GIAGO: ‘Custer died for your sins’ Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4027
Illegal immigration: Putting the “con” in con-servative Written by J.D. COLBERT 5961
Rememberance Day in America Written by JACK BUTA 4807
GIAGO: High rate of suicide on Indian reservations near epidemic proportions Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4795
Giago: It was the human factor and not the Church or school Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3991
Chavers: No Voting Rights in Indian Country Written by Dr. Dean Chavers, © Copyright 2010 8553
Letter: Giago needs a 'chill pill' Written by Leslie Stanhoff-Morgan 3734
TIm Giago: I fear for the life of President Barack Obama Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3315
Ask Elouise: May 4, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 3578
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 2786
Letter: What is Arizona thinking? Written by Chipa Wolf 5850
Health Reform Helps Address the Needs of Indian Country Written by U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) 4038
Earth’s Greatest Medicine Written by Robert Bracamontes 4091
Tim Giago: A man of great vision departs Mount Rushmore Memorial Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3536
Wilma Mankiller and Me Written by DR DEAN CHAVERS 5578
Minnie Two Shoes Written by Ronnie Washines, President, Native American Journalists Association 5740
Letter: Comment on the demise of UND nickname Written by DWAIN CAMP, Ponca Nation 3210
Earth Day Comes Early To the Navajo Nation Written by Terry Brunner, State Director – USDA Rural Development – New Mexico 3801
Filling out the Census important for everyone Written by Judy Eason McIntyre, Oklahoma State Senate 3487
Black Hills Claims Settlement funds top $1 billion Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4990
Minnie Two Shoes: March 24, 1950 – April 9, 2010 Written by LISA SNELL, Native American TImes 4096
Tim Giago: His great grandfather was the interpreter for Crazy Horse Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5400
Giago: Veterans claim racial discrimination by VA Written by TIM GIAGO 4239
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise 
March 24, 2010 Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5599
Giago: Lack of adequate funds cripples Indian health care Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 5029
Tax Time: March marches on Written by Larry Jones, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist 3497
Giago: Waste`(wash-tay) Chicago; Omaha no good Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4549
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by ELOUISE COBELL 5707
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by ELOUISE COBELL 6251
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by ELOUISE COBELL 4993
Tim Giago: American Indians and Australian Aborigines travel a similar path Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4185
Cobell Settlement: Ask Elouise Written by Elouise Cobell 8387
GIAGO: Strauss and Sunday night movies at the boarding school Written by TIM GIAGO 4125
Legislating the sweat lodge ceremony is not the solution Written by Scott Frazier, Crow/Santee 5807
Standing with Native American Communities Written by White House Office of Media Affairs 6786
Tim Giago: Challenger to Rep. Diane Watson supports Cherokee Nation Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 4704
Tim Giago: Finding a new Native voice as an Independent Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News 3758
WAC calls on Christies to halt sale of human remains Written by World Archaeological Congress 4156
Tim Giago:Theresa Two Bulls: A lady of distinction Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 5265
Letter: NAJA President's Statement on Hopi Tutuven Written by Ronnie Washines, President, Native American Journalists Association 5951
LETTER: Thank you for the care package Written by DEMETRIA ARAGON-DeJESUS 7958
Tim Giago: Learning to ignore the hate mongers Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 4670
Native American Heritage Day 2009 Written by Ernie Stevens, Jr., Chairman National Indian Gaming Association 7415
Tim Giago: Looking at America’s dirty little secret Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7172
The powerless Indian educator Written by DR DEAN CHAVERS 5092
Tim Giago: ‘Culturecide’ is a word coined in Indian Country Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 4510
TIM GIAGO: Tribal governments Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 5462
Tim Giago: Can the ceremonies save a people Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7853
Tim Giago: Yes, there is racism against Native Americans in this country Written by Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7296
Choctaw soldier thwarts German eavedroppers during WWI Written by Joe Blackstock, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Calif. 6352
LETTER: Appalled by Shirley's statements on environmentalists Written by CALVIN JOHNSON, Leupp, Arizona 7188
Tim Giago: Tottering on the brink of the year 2012 Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 6845
Tim Giago: In Whose Honor? Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 7715
Tim Giago: Good or Bad? Indian Reorganization Act turns 75 Written by TIM GIAGO (Nanwica Kciji) © 2009 Native Sun News 9611
Peltier makes statement regarding parole denial Written by LEONARD PELTIER PRISONER NO. 83637-132 9533

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