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The Myriad, Generous Offerings of Plants
Rachel Dolezal Outs Andrea Smith Again
A Canada Day Meditation
Long-time Supporter of Indian Gaming
Canada Day a Non-Event for Indigenous
USA Today Names Best Resort Casino
Bill John Baker Reelected
Imagining Reconciliation in Bemidji
7 Apologies Made to American Indians
For Andrea Smith: 'I’m Not an Indian'
America Meredith's 'First American Art'
10 Powerful Images from Mauna Kea
What It Means to Be Landless
Debunking the 'Half-Breed' Label
20 Native Portraits by Ryan Red Corn
Vancouver Native Festival Draws 30,000
Is It Chowder, or Chowdah?
Protectors Halt Mauna Kea Construction
5 Native Technologies That Trump Science
Too Many Hearings, Too Little Funding
Thing About Skins
Canada's National Aboriginal Day Has Potential to Change the Conversation and the Government
Dozens of people, tribal leaders, public officials (...
Getting Andrew Jackson off the $20 Just Got Harder
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew has corrected the terms of...
Free College Tuition For Natives Threatened by Budget Knife
Before he even considered going to college, Byron...
New Mexico Drug Task Force Preventing Addiction From the First Hit
On summer nights, the Pueblo of Zuni, in western New Mexico...
‘Devil’s Highway’: Navajos Grapple With One of Most Dangerous Roads in US
Twin ribbons of asphalt unfurl into the distance as Sammy...
Black and Red and White Like Me: Natives Know Too Many Rachel Dolezals
The story of Rachel Dolezal, a white woman posing as an...
Showing 'Indianness' for ICWA Benefits Isn't Easy
Proving Indian identity, a sometimes-difficult task, is a crucial challenge when dealing with Native children in the foster-care system...
Part 3: The Dawes Act Started the U.S. Land-Grab of Indian Territory
Gale Courey Toensing
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part three of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Alaska Women Wed at Empire State Building
Lela McArthur, 24, and Stephanie Figarelle, 29, of Anchorage, Alaska, became the first same-sex couple to marry at the Empire State Building today, reported the Washington Post ...
Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘Drum Major Quote’ at Memorial to be Fixed
At the urging of members of Martin Luther King Jr.’s family during a recent meeting, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis announced a...
Assailant’s Needs Are Considered
A 25-year-old Northern Arapaho man deemed by a lower court to be “literally frozen in place with an alcohol addiction” failed to persuade the U.S...
Advocate Frank LaMere Talks About Battles Shaping Indian Child Welfare
The Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) has been in the news lately...
Cheyenne River’s ICWA Director Discusses Challenges of Protecting Tribe’s Youngsters
Too many Native parents face extraordinary hurdles in keeping their children—including cultural misunderstandings and legal barriers that are unimaginable to many non-Native people...
Marchers to Commemorate Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women on Valentine's Day
Another year has passed, and although some progress has been made on the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women, the bleak fact remains that a multitude of them are still i...
Funding Inequities Amount to Racism Against Canada's Aboriginal Children, Federal Court Hears
Aboriginal child welfare was on the docket in Federal Court on February 13 as child advocates argued that inequities in funding between on-reserve education, health and children’s ...
Indian Health Service Gets Record Request in Obama 2013 Budget; BIA Level
WASHINGTON –The Indian Health Service (IHS), the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), and other Indian programs fare well under President Barack Obama’s proposed budget for 2013...
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