Debra Haaland, Democratic Party of New Mexico chairwoman, with Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
The Chairwoman of the Democratic Party of New Mexico is...
The Federal Reserve needs to get a little more inclusive...
Commentary: An energy company plans a project that would...
Part of the DRIFT Act allows for rehabilitation of existing BIA dams that could help stop flooding in potential areas.
A U.S. Senate bill to improve reservation flooding issues...
Billy Mills Announces $100k in Native Youth Grants
Fifty-two years after winning Olympic gold in what has been...
President Obama with Native Youth at Standing Rock - AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Lisa Murkowski (R-...
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Indian Country Headline News

President Obama - WHTNC 2016 - Photo: Vincent Schilling
Vincent Schilling
In the history of politics and Indian country, more than several politicians have come up short in delivering on campaign promises...
Sarah Sunshine Manning
Last week, water protectors from the camps near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, engaged in peaceful non-violent direct action at three different Dakota Access Construction sites...
Politics as unusual. A car parked at the big camp at Standing Rock. Voters, especially younger voters, are not happy with their presidential options in 2016. But if young voters don’t turnout, that could be as important as actually casting a ballot.
Mark Trahant
TRAHANT REPORTS —Will young people vote in 2016? And, more important, at least for our purposes, how about the younger generation of American Indians and Alaska Natives?...
“We are investing millions of dollars in Navajo business and we believe jobs are just around the corner. We want to empower individuals, families, communities and the entire Navajo Nation.”
Alysa Landry
Navajo Vice President Jonathan Nez took office in May 2015 after a tumultuous election that resulted in court hearings, disqualified candidates and an unprecedented debate over the...
Election draws ever closer, a poignant Tribal Nations Conference, the Heiltsuk receive the royals, and one of our own wins a so-called Genius Grant...
Rick Kearns
Indigenous leaders from Ecuador joined the protectors at Standing Rock recently to show solidarity and share information, as their community has had some victories against oil comp...
Haaku Buffalo Dancer, Acoma Pueblo  (credit: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center)
Lisa J. Ellwood
The fourth annual Albuquerque American Indian Arts Festival (AAIAF) will be hosted by the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center (IPCC) this coming Saturday and Sunday, October 1st and 2nd...
Steve Russell
Oxfam International has produced an infographic showing the corporate producers of most of what is found in a typical shopping cart...
The name Harney Peak has long been a source of anger and resentment for the Oceti Sakowin and the various treaty tribes.
David Rooks
On a recent Autumn Saturday in the Black Hills, a handful of men and women gathered at around 9 a.m. at the Sylvan Lake trailhead just below Black Elk Peak...