Category Archives: News

The Atlantic: “Can Congress Void a Tribal Treaty Without Telling Anyone?”

Coverage of the Herrera v. Wyoming argument, here.

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CNN: “European colonizers killed so many Native Americans that it changed the global climate, researchers say”

Here.

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NYTs: “‘The Nation Has Stood Up’: Indigenous Clans in Canada Battle Pipeline Project”

Here.

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Atlantic Profile of the Herrera v. Wyoming Case

“Can Congress Void a Tribal Treaty Without Telling Anyone?” here.

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HCN: “Adoption didn’t solve the ‘Indian Problem’”

By Susan Harness, here.

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NYTs: “U.S. to Investigate Discrimination Against Native Students on Montana Reservation”

Here. We posted the Fort Peck Tribe’s 2017 Complaint here. The news coverage and investigation that apparently spurred this action was posted here.

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Washington Monthly: “Will the Supreme Court Sanction the Robbery of Tribal Lands?”

Here.

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NYTs: “Shutdown Leaves Food, Medicine and Pay in Doubt in Indian Country”

Here, featuring the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

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NYTs/ProPublica: “District of Despair: On a Montana Reservation, Schools”

Here.

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Fond du Lac Member Appointed to State Office

Yesterday Minnesota Governor Elect, Tim Walz, appointed Dennis Olson, Jr. as the Commissioner of Minnesota Office of Higher Education. Dennis is a citizen of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and currently serves as the Executive Director … Continue reading

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