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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
Inuit and Canadian Officials Lash Out at European Union's Seal Products Ban
Canadian, Inuit and international trade leaders alike are...
Montana's Native Vote Could Decide US Senate Control
The decision of U.S. Senator Max Baucus (D-Montana) not...
Cherokee Attorney Earns National Crime Victims' Service Award
Dianne Barker Harrold took a seven-year experience with...
Cape Wind: Justice Department Urges Swift Lawsuit Resolution Before Tax Breaks Expire
Lawyers from the Department of Justice have urged a federal...
Jim Thorpe's Sons Win Federal Lawsuit Against Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
The two surviving children of sports great Jim Thorpe won a...
Exxon Removing Section of Ruptured Arkansas Pipeline
Exxon Mobil Corp. on Monday April 15 removed 52 feet of its...
Yukon First Nations Fight to Protect Peel River Watershed From Industrial Devastation
Another landmark constitutional case is up before the courts this week in Canada, this one by two First Nations against the Government of Yukon in the Northwest Territories who are...
Video: Tsilhqot'in First Nation Ruling Could Affect Pipeline Projects
Canada is still reeling from the June 26 Supreme Court of Canada ruling that handed the Tsilhqot'in First Nation title to its land in British Columbia, posing a potential game-chan...
Video: Cops Bodyslam Female ASU Professor For Jaywalking
The Arizona Republic reported back on May 29 that an Arizona State University professor was arrested on the Tempe campus for assault on a university police officer...
VAWA Already Improving Life for Pascua Yaqui Tribe
The Pascua Yaqui Tribe is making progress in Southern Arizona after being chosen to take early advantage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)...
Racist or Fair? You Decide on 6 Important Indian Court Cases
Of the “Eight Fascinating Court Decisions Affecting Indians and Tribes,” presented in New London, Connecticut on May 22, some of the resulting laws seem surprisingly fair while oth...
Grassy Narrows Brings Logging Fight to Supreme Court of Canada
Michael Butler, Council of Canadians
On May 15, 14 years after Grassy Narrows’ case against logging began winding its way through the courts, the Supreme Court of Canada began hearing the First Nation’s legal case (Ke...
Native History: Court Rules an Indian Is a Man With Rights
This Date in Native History: On May 12, 1879, 135 years ago, Ma-Chu-nah Zah or Chief Standing Bear was declared a man in the federal courts of the United States...
Bird Conservancy Sues Feds Over Wind Turbine Eagle-Killing Permits
The American Bird Conservancy (ABC) is suing the U.S. government to try to stop the killing of eagles in wind turbines...
The Toilet Paper Defense: The Story of William Paul and Charlie Jones
William L. Paul Sr., the pioneering Tlingit civil rights leader, was born on May 7, 1885. His landmark legal assault on the U.S...
6 Boarding School Laws Still on the Books
Did you know it is still legal to withhold food and clothing from Indian children who don’t attend school?...
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