Button commemorating the 2012 death of Marlee Kanosh’s brother, Corey, created by the advocacy group National Unity Against Police Brutality.
There were at least eight fatal police shootings of Native...
Neil Young’s 71st-birthday wish came true on Saturday among...
Activists in Mexico intend to endorse an indigenous woman...
President-elect Donald J. Trump reportedly was too...
President Obama appointed Suquamish Tribe Chairman Leonard...
Citing historical injustices, environmental uncertainties...
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Indian Country Headline News

Alysa Landry
5/21/15
The newly elected president of the Navajo Nation has taken a firm stance against the Grand Canyon Escalade, a billion-dollar project that would allow for commercial development on ...
Steve Russell
5/21/15
If you can’t get your rights protected in the courts of the country where you have been placed by accident of birth, your choices are rebellion or an appeal to international law...
Simon Moya-Smith
5/20/15
A woman who agreed Native Americans should “go back to the reservation” was elected as a school board member Tuesday, officials said...
Stephanie Woodard
5/20/15
Jackson County, South Dakota, has dug in for a fight against Oglala Sioux plaintiffs who sued for a full-service satellite voting office on the portion of Pine Ridge Indian Reserva...
Lee Allen
5/20/15
The American Bar Association Journal summed up the situation this way in a recent article on Reclaiming Sovereignty: “Indian tribes are retaking jurisdiction over domestic violence...
Sheena Louise Roetman
5/19/15
At least 300 people rallied outside a hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota last week after a nurse there was caught on video making disparaging remarks about Native Americans...
Terri Hansen
5/19/15
An alliance of tribal leaders and members from the Lower Elwha, Quinault, Tulalip, Spokane, Swinomish, Yakama and Tsleil-Waututh First Nation joined the Lummi Nation in Seattle las...
Mark Trahant
5/19/15
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with rates 2.3 times greater than the general population...
Mary Annette Pember
5/19/15
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in their community, citizens of Pine Ridge reservation have turned to an unlikely ally, crowdfunding...
BIE Roessel Mendoza
Tanya H. Lee
5/19/15
Congress asked the Bureau of Indian Education what it intends to do about the “deplorable conditions” in its facilities as some members suggested disbanding BIE altogether or putti...

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