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SMH @Adam Sandler
Trafficking in Native Communities
States Sue Interior Over Fracking Regs
Group of Pueblo Indians Get Their PhDs
How Far Can a Dandelion Seed Fly?
Wallace Newman's Influence on Nixon
Martin Sensmeier Gets Magnificent 7 Role
Family, Not Fractions, Make Us Indians
NAJA Crowdfunding for Student Journos
Video: Wildfires and Climate Change
Political Autonomy and Econo
Oglala Water Director Honored
Galileo's Lesson for Canada
5 Native Track Teams in Indian Country
Native Humor! 10 LOL-Worthy Pictures
Well For Culture: Stretch!
Cris Derksen on the Red Ride Tour
Triple Crown Watch; Depp Dogs Deported
Lummi Youth Learn the Bigger Picture
Thing About Skins
Blazing a New Trail: Jodi Gillette Leaves White House to Join Sonosky Chambers
When Jodi Gillette was growing up in Kyle, South Dakota,...
Eyes On Jackson Removal: Tubman Over Mankiller in Unofficial Vote
The final votes are in and cosmic justice will not prevail...
‘Baseless and Fictitious Anti-Indian Rhetoric’ at Rogue Congressional Hearing on Fed Recognition
The United South and Eastern Tribes, seven partner...
From ‘Encouraged’ to ‘Mandatory’: Schools Must Teach Native History in Washington
There are 29 federally recognized indigenous nations in...
Poor Bear Wins A Round: Oglala Voting Suit Advances
A federal judge has shredded claim after claim by a South...
Havasupai Tribe and Allies Fight to Stop Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon
The Havasupai Tribe, along with several environmental...
Why the US and Canada Fear a Human Rights Court, Pt. I: The Global Expansion of International Law
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...
Gila River Indians Fight Freeway Expansion
Opponents of a planned highway project in Arizona that would risk habitat and destroy homes as it skirted the Gila River Indian Community have filed a lawsuit to try and stop const...
South Dakota’s Last Stand—Ballot Boxes, Red Herrings and Custer Envy
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...
Standing Strong for Chief Standing Bear, A Native Hero
Tanya H. Lee
The route of the Ponca Tribe’s forced march from Nebraska to Oklahoma in 1877 could soon be designated a National Historic Trail, thanks in part to students at the University of Ne...
National Wildlife Refuge Would Be Renamed for Billy Frank Jr.
A congressman from Washington State has proposed renaming the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge...
Are Tribal Courts Developed Enough For VAWA? Pascua Yaqui Proves It
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...
Tribal Leaders in Pacific Northwest Take a Stand Against Coal Terminals
An alliance of tribal leaders and members from the Lower Elwha, Quinault, Tulalip, Spokane, Swinomish, Yakama, Northern Cheyenne and Tsleil-Waututh First Nation joined the Lummi Na...
Reversing Diabetes Rates In Indian Country
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with rates 2.3 times greater than the general population...
Lakota Fight Suicide Spirit with Crowdfunding
Mary Annette Pember
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in their community, citizens of Pine Ridge reservation have turned to an unlikely ally, crowdfunding...
Congress Quizzes Bureau of Indian Education: BIE Says Tribes Now at the Table
Tanya H. Lee
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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