• Aivmi Board Member running for North Carolina Senate

    North Carolina Senate candidate Laurel Deegan-Fricke is running in the capital city of Raleigh.   Mark Trahant / TrahantReports There is a hundred dollars-a-plate fundraiser planned on August 21 for Laurel Deegan-Fricke. She’s a member of the Mandan Hidatsa Arikara Nation and running in […]

    • Native American WWI Volunteers

      Native Americans Volunteer for WWI   Life on reservations was difficult for Native Americans prior to the war due to low levels of development and lack of economic opportunities. In 1939, the median income for Native American males living on reservations was $500, […]