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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
10,000 Indigenous Participate in Bolivia’s Vibrant Spectacle – Entrada de Anata
Carnaval in Oruro, Bolivia is one of South America’s...
Environmental Wisdom: Keeping Indigenous Stories Alive
"Long ago, when animals were gente..." Those words, uttered...
A Model Forest? Regional Park Balances Local Needs and Conservation
For Alfredo Rojas, the history of the remote villages along...
Indigenous Territories Play Dual Role As Homelands and Protected Areas
Indigenous communities claim—and scientific evidence...
Essays on Indigenous Intellectuals in Latin America Wins International Prize
The increasing influence of indigenous intellectuals in...
UNPFII Mourns Loss of Sister and Predecessor Tonya Gonnella Frichner
On behalf of all of the Expert Members of the UN Permanent...
CERD to Hear From Tribes About US’s Discriminatory ‘Unrecognized’ Label
Gale Courey Toensing
Winnemem Wintu Chief and Spiritual Leader Caleen Sisk will give a presentation this week at the United Nations’ 85th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimin...
Scathing Report on Indigenous Rights From Amnesty International
It’s no secret that Indigenous Peoples’ rights are trampled on daily, be it by land, discrimination or pollution, but Amnesty International has spelled it out in a scathing new rep...
George Clooney’s Fiancée Rejects UN Gaza War Crimes Commission
Gale Courey Toensing
Amal Alamuddin, actor George Clooney’s fiancée, has turned down a United Nations appointment to a commission investigating possible war crimes in the occupied Gaza Strip during Isr...
Keystone XL Carbon Emissions Could Run Four Times Higher Than Current Estimates: Study
The Keystone XL pipeline could generate four times more carbon emissions than the U.S. State Department’s environmental analysis of the project estimates, a new report concludes...
Keith Harper on Indigenous Rights, Redskins and the Israel/Hamas Conflict
Gale Courey Toensing
Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United State ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council and confirmed by...
It's Time to 'Bridge the Gap' Between Indigenous Peoples and Countries, UN Says
It’s International Day of the World's Indigenous People, as decreed by the United Nations 20 years ago, and First Nations in Canada are taking stock...
Antonio Quinde: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Death Threats Against Yanomami Leader to Be Investigated
Federal Police in Brazil will investigate a series of death threats made against the internationally respected Yanomami leader Davi Kopenawa, according to a press statement issued ...
Residential School Survival Drama ‘Healing Winds’ Takes Grand Prize at Montreal First Peoples Festival
From struggles against giant oil companies, to a children’s tale, to residential school survival, the films that swept the awards of the Montreal First Peoples Festival 2014 each o...
Quiet War in Amazon: The Uncontacted Tribes Vs. Drug Lords and Loggers
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
The Xatanawa have never been alone nor "uncontacted" in their century-long history of resistance...
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