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Indian Country Today is a daily digital news platform that covers the Indigenous world, including American Indians and Alaska Natives. Indian Country Today is the largest news site that covers tribes and Native people throughout the Americas. Our primary focus is delivering news to a national audience via a mobile phone or the web.

Indian Country Today is public media. We are a nonprofit news organization that sustains itself with funding from members, donors, foundations, and supporters. We also sell advertising in a variety of formats.

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We welcome a wide variety of view points in our opinion pages. To submit an op-ed send the material (and if possible, a photograph) to Opinion@IndianCountryToday.com

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We also publish press releases of interest to our readers. To submit a press release for publication (The Press Pool) send to PressRelease@IndianCountryToday.com. Please include a photo with your press release.

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Indian Country Today has a limited budget for freelance material. To pitch a potential story, send an e-mail to associate editor Vincent Schilling at VSchilling@IndianCountryToday.com

When pitching a potential story, include a potential headline and a few sentence summary.

Our contact information:

Newsroom, Indian Country Today
1516 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20005

Editorial team:

Mark Trahant, Editor

Patty Talahongva, Executive Producer

Vincent Schilling, Associate Editor

Jourdan Bennett-Begaye, Reporter/Producer

Business operations:

Sky Vasquez, Director of Business Development, Indian Country Today

Publisher: Kevin Allis, chief executive officer, National Congress of American Indians

Jamie Gomez, director, external affairs, National Congress of American Indians

NCAI: Contact press@ncai.org

Indian Country Today is owned by the educational, nonprofit arm of the National Congress of American Indians and NCAI manages the business operations. The Indian Country Today editorial team operates independently as a digital journalism enterprise.


Heather Donovan, Advertising Manager HDonovan@IndianCountryToday.com

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