John Koppisch 09/14/2012
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.
Juliet Eilperin 12/04/2013
Tens of millions of bison used to range freely in North America before they were almost wiped out in the late 1800s.
Te Maire Tau 12/04/2013
Several scholars believe that the reason some countries are better off lies in the cultural values that shape people’s economic, political, and social performance.
Chief Shane Gottfriedson 12/04/2013
We don’t own our land in the eyes of Canadian law and, consequently, we find ourselves with justice withheld and no real home.
Richard Wright 12/04/2013
Owning land is a Canadian right—unless you live on a reserve.
Justin B. Richland 12/04/2013
Early contact with non-Indians caused American Indian cultures to flourish in some ways and to atrophy in other.
Shawn Regan, Fred Thomas 11/06/2013
How opposition to coal exports is impacting one of the poorest communities in Montana — the Crow Indian reservation.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes 11/06/2013
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is about to destroy 6 tons of confiscated ivory. But does the destruction of ivory stockpiles really help the cause?
Terry Anderson, Shawn Regan 10/13/2013
In the Wall Street Journal, Terry Anderson and Shawn Regan explain how Washington rules prevent tribes from developing resources that could help lift them out of poverty.
Matt Ridley 09/05/2013
The death this week of Ronald Coase, one of the world's most-cited economists, comes at a time when there is lively debate about the very issue he raised: why neither markets nor government are panaceas.