Bureau of Indian Affairs

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2014

    Collin County Judge Keith Self Is Ready for the "Federal War on Texas"

    Last month, Collin County Judge Keith Self received what in normal times would be an unremarkable letter from the Bureau of Land Management. The agency's Oklahoma office, the letter explains, is beginning an environmental impact study on about 40,000 acres in and around Lake Lavon. It's part of a l ... More >>

  • News

    February 14, 2008

    Texas' Peyote Hunters Struggle to Find a Vanishing, Holy Crop

    Harvesting peyote is legal for only three people, and all of them live in Texas

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    Cruising With the Whore Cop

    Officer Terry Peters knows just about every hooker in town. And they love him--because he keeps them alive.

  • Culture

    October 4, 2001

    Cowboys and Indians

    Charting the not-so-grand endeavors of Frank Reaugh and Edward Sheriff Curtis

  • News

    April 12, 2001

    Let the Chips Fall

    Texas' Kickapoo Indians once lived in squalor under a bridge and worked as migrant laborers. Now things are looking up, thanks to a new Native American tradition: casino gambling.

  • News

    October 3, 1996

    Just say yes

    Dallas Indian centerfails to ask for a crucialinjection of money

  • News

    March 28, 1996

    The Unbearable Lightness of Victor

    He's a nice guy. He drives a pickup truck. But Victor Morales doesn't belong in the U.S. Senate.

  • News

    September 21, 1995

    Lost Tribe

    Grand Prairie's Henry Clayton has proclaimed himself chief of the new 'nato Nation. Is he the head of Texas' largest Indian tribe-or an indian impostor?