Biskinik News

Civic engagement an essential part of tribal sovereignty

Tribal sovereignty is the right and ability to govern ourselves as a people to support our community and future generations. Learn about Choctaw tribal members who are making a change in their community through civic engagement.

Doctor Carmen Jones teaches a class.

The Journey to Natural Healing

Dr. Carmen Jones is a passionate Naturopathic Doctor who practices natural healing methods and educates communities in Oklahoma on the power of nature and holistic medicine.

Two women watch the 2024 eclipse through their eclipse glasses.

Total eclipse of the chukvsh

Visitors gathered in the Choctaw Nation to observe a total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024. This rare event drew people from all over the country to the path of totality that went through the Choctaw Nation's reservation.

Painting of women sitting under rain clouds.

Do not be afraid to ask for help

Asking for help is not a sign of weakness. Here are some of the many ways the Nation can help with the mental health of yourself and loved ones.