In an open executive session of the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday, Sen.
We are losing the battle for salmon recovery in western Washington because salmon habitat is being destroyed faster than it can be restored.
In his Executive Order declaring November 2011 “Native American Heritage Month,” U.S. President Barack Obama said that his administration “recognizes the painful chapters in our shared history.” As a key part of that history, today marks the 125th year since the U.S.
“We ain’t even two months into the election year, and the thing is already going to the dogs.”
Montana’s Indian country is sacred ground for all of the Big Sky’s tribes. Tribal lands safeguard and preserve ceremonial sites from the Great Plains to the Rocky Mountains.
The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples signals a new means to change federal law and policy to restore safety to Native women, to stre
What in the heck is a “plutarchy”? Well, it certainly is not an America where Pluto is the president.
It has been one year since the descendants of the Cherokee Freedmen won their long dispute against a constitutional amendment that
This past week, I had the distinction of becoming one of a select list of authors banned by the Tucson
The National Congress of American Indians every year releases its “State of Indian Nations,” an alternative prospect for the Congress reported during the week of the State of the Union. This has become an important exercise for many reasons.
Nobody can deny that the Obama Administration has worked hard on behalf of Indian country. But despite its recent efforts, the United States still routinely violates Indian treaty rights and sovereignty.
Presidents are required to be optimistic.The American people expect it—and reward those politicians who know their lines.
The plan seemed simple enough: go to the National Park office, pull a permit and be back at the park in two hours. With this in mind, I set out with two friends to find the office in Washington, DC in August of the past year.
A question for any Republican running for any federal office: If you are successful repealing “ObamaCare,” what happens to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act?