Saturday, July 12, 2008

This Week from Indian Country Today


Homeland Security chief meets tribal leaders
Explains controversial policies WASHINGTON - Department of Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff met in a closed-door session with several tribal leaders from the Four Corners region July 7.
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Featured Stories

White: Opportunities abound for new prez
Palermo: We can sway perception and policy
Passamaquoddy group's LNG suit against BIA moves forward
Chertoff: Tohono O'odham chairman got it wrong
Detention facilities draw attention in draft law enforcement bill
First investigative report draws links between US attorney firings
Washington in brief

Lead Editorial

Praise for an unsung hero
Posted: July 11, 2008
by:
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A major puzzle of modern Indian policy is why President Richard Nixon created the innovative self-determination policy that prevails today. Nixon rejected termination policy and established that federal-Indian policy was based on treaties rather than programs of social welfare.
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Special Focus

Homeland Security chief meets tribal leaders
Posted: July 11, 2008
by:
Rob Capriccioso /
Explains controversial policies WASHINGTON - Department of Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff met in a closed-door session with several tribal leaders from the Four Corners region July 7. more >>



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