Stop the Human & Civil Rights Violations at Standing Rock The Hundreds of Tribal Nations from across Indian Country, who are represented through the collective membership and voices of the . . . . . . Indian Country to President Obama

PENOBSCOT NATION TRIBAL COUNCIL MEMBER CHARLENE VIRILIO TAKES THE OATH OF OFFICE IN THE PENOBSCOT LANGUAGE The election for Tribal Council was held on September 10th, 2016. Elected Council members serve four-year terms.  The Council consists of 12 members and every four years six of those seats are termed out.  Tribal Members who wish to… continue reading »

THE TRANSFORMER TALES PLAY: The Beginning                                                       by Donna Loring This production started to take shape when Bari Newport, Penobscot Theatre’s Manager and Director, approached me with the thought of the theatre conducting an acting class with the kids at Indian Island School. Bari said they had a grant to teach elementary school kids acting… continue reading »

The purpose of the MICSA Roundtable is to provide historical context surrounding the Settlement Act, to discuss the purposes of the Settlement and examine whether those goals are being met, and to finally consider any potential solutions needed to improve the Settlement Act and the relationship between the Tribes, the State, and the Federal Government…. continue reading »

The purpose of the MICSA Roundtable is to provide historical context surrounding the Settlement Act, to discuss the purposes of the Settlement and examine whether those goals are being met, and to finally consider any potential solutions needed to improve the Settlement Act and the relationship between the Tribes, the State, and the Federal Government…. continue reading »

Robert Shetterly, American Artist is known for his series of portraits on “Americans Who Tell The Truth” On July 24th 2016 Sherri Mitchell, Penobscot Nation Tribal Member, Attorney and Activist was honoredby Robert Shetterly as he unveiled her portrait during a ceremony held in her honor at the University of Maine Buchanan House. The honor… continue reading »