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The Week That Was
2015 Pulitzer to Mandan History Book
‘Great Time to Be Studying Journalism’
Is Ohio Piling on Jim Obergefell?
The Epidemic of Early Death on the Rez
Museums Need to Form Parternerships
9 Bison Calves Born on Cherokee Nation
University Arguably Not Safe For Natives
Native Students, Jeff Bridges at LA Gala
Trahant: Investing in Native Youth
The Pope and Genocide
Photo: Cutest Pow Wow Kid of the Week
15 Bison Escape NY State Farm, Shot Dead
Read an Offensive 'Ridiculous Six' Scene
Video: ‘Sensitive? You Can Leave’
Ben Shelly Condemns Adam Sandler Film
Saving Bison; Saving Warthogs
Dissolving a Troubled District?
Jonodev Chaudhuri Is NIGC Chairman
Chief Wahoo vs. Baseball's First Indian
Thing About Skins
Russell Begaye Wins Navajo Election: Time to Unite and Move Forward
With a margin of more than 10,000 votes, Russell Begaye...
UN Special Rapporteur: We Must Hear Directly From World’s Indigenous Peoples
When Filipino Victoria Tauli-Corpuz (Igorot) was appointed...
Sexual Assault in Indian Country Is Subject of New Short Film, But More Funding Is Needed
She starred last year in Netflix’s award-winning political...
National Park Service Proposes Rule For Tribal Gathering and Removal of Plants
A proposed rule that would allow members of federally...
Hitting Pot Jackpot? Tribe Starts Medical Marijuana Cultivation
Another California tribe has announced its venture into the...
2016: Hillary Clinton Campaign Launches 'Native Americans For Hillary' Group
Presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton is once again...
Indian Country Headline News
Haida Gwaii 7.7-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Planned Oil-Sands Tanker Routes
As Hurricane Sandy closed in on the East Coast of the United States in late October, the west coast of Turtle Island was shaken and stirred by an earthquake off Haida Gwaii that se...
Colombian and Peru Governments Publicly Apologizes for Amazonian Rubber Boom
A century after thousands of indigenous people died and were displaced in one of the most brutal episodes of the Amazonian rubber boom, government officials publicly apologized for...
Hurricane Sandy Headed Straight for Northeast, Under a Full Moon
Two storms and a cold front. A full moon. What could go wrong? Pretty much everything, weather experts were saying on Saturday...
Bolivia Enacts New Law for Mother Earth
“Mother Earth is the living dynamic system made up of the indivisible community of all living systems and living beings, interrelated, interdependent and complementary, which share...
Russell Means: Standing Against Injustice
Gale Courey Toensing
At the height of the American Indian Movement in the mid-1970s, Russell Means traveled to Connecticut to support the late Golden Hill Paugussett Chief Aurelius Piper Sr...
New Report Says Violence Down in Indian Country, Non-Violent Crime Up
A new report on tribal crime data collection activities, put out by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, confirms that tribal land is more violent than non-tribal land in the United S...
'Restoring the Circle' Campaign Created to End Sexual Assault on Tribal College and University Campuses
In September 2011, Vice President Joe Biden launched the "1 is 2 Many" initiative to raise awareness of the need to reduce dating violence and sexual assault among women ages 16 to...
Hurricane Sandy ‘Frankenstorm’ Could Hit Northeastern Tribes; USET Gears Up
Hurricane Sandy, bearing down on northeastern Turtle Island, could endanger the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation , Narragansett Indian Tribe, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head, Mohegan ...
Three Days of Protests Led by Aboriginals in B.C. Underscore and Unite Pipeline Opposition
David P. Ball
Melina Laboucan-Massimo's family has felt the impacts of an oil spill disaster firsthand on their Lubicon Cree territories in Alberta: burning eyes, headaches, nausea and dizziness...
Pennsylvania Bill Requires Women to Prove Rape to Qualify for Additional Welfare Assistance for Newborns
A new bill in the Pennsylvania House proposes limiting the financial assistance provided to low-income women who give birth to children while covered by the Temporary Assistance to...
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