There are too many sacred places across Turtle Island to...
Preventing the exportation and sale of sacred objects and...
There are too many sacred places across Turtle Island to...
“This is a very sacred kiva,” says the late Thomas Banyacya...
Hundreds gathered Tuesday, July 19 to dedicate the renamed...
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Sacred Sites

Jessica Swarner/Cronkite News
Arizona parks and monuments had more than $580 million in deferred maintenance at the end of fiscal 2015, part of a national backlog totaling $11.9 billion, according to a new Nati...
Marc Dadigan
A lawsuit filed October 2015 by the Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians and the Round Valley Indian Tribes claims California Department of Transportation officials flouted historic ...
Pam Hughes
A new conflict between Native Americans in Wisconsin and state Republicans has emphasized the friction between the two groups since Republicans recaptured control of the state legi...
Jacqueline Keeler
This weekend, Burns Paiute tribal chairperson Charlotte Roderique spoke to Indian Country Today Media Network about the status of the occupation of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge in O...
Stephanie Woodard
“Horrifying” is how Lydia Johnson described the ordeal her Shoshone community has faced in recent weeks...
distribution of Mounds Wisconsin Historical Society
The State of Wisconsin is currently considering legislation designated AB 620 that would permit the opening of pre-historic burial mounds for exploration, mining and other commerci...
Heim Effigy Mound
Pam Hughes
The Ho-Chunk Nation has been in a legal tussle with a Dane County mining company that wants to destroy a state-protected burial mound in one of its limestone quarries to get the ag...
Mary Annette Pember
Thomas Munson, the retired National Park Service superintendent who pled guilty to stealing ancient Native remains from the Effigy National Monument in Iowa, will pay over $108,000...
Little Bear Effigy Mound AP Photo
Mary Annette Pember
Thomas Munson, 76, of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin will plead guilty to embezzlement and theft charges in connection with an accusation that he stole several ancient Native American...
Barrier Canyon Tradition Jonathan Baily
Jonathan Bailey
As a child I would climb in the back of a pickup truck that took me to a house nestled between walls of cheat grass and Russian thistle...