At a time when there’s a spotlight on America’s richest 1%, a look at the country’s 310 Indian reservations—where many of America’s poorest 1% live—can be more enlightening.
Te Maire Tau 12/04/2013
Reinstating indigenous rights to own property and build an economy in New Zealand
Richard Wright 12/04/2013
A First Nation in British Columbia in rewriting the rules.
Justin B. Richland 12/04/2013
Will economic growth in the 21st century erode or augment tribal culture?
Ian Boisvert 09/14/2012
Rugged, enchanting, and powerful coastlines surround New Zealand. The coastlines are powerful not just in wave energy but also as sources of cultural identity, commerce, and conflict.
John R. Bockstoce 09/14/2012
The maritime fur trade of the Bering Strait was one aspect of the European expansion into the most remote regions of Asia and America. But as we have seen, it fit within a vast global exchange network.
Robert J. Miller 09/14/2012
The lack of economic development on reservations is a major factor in creating the extreme poverty, unemployment, and the accompanying social issues that Indian nations face.
These Plains Indians had a legal system based on accepted rules of conduct and individual rights.
Terry Anderson 06/01/2006
A return to property rights and the rule of law would restore economic strength and stewardship to American Indian Economies.