Skip to main content
Pemunkey Becomes 567
Real-Money Online Gaming a Bust?
Blackhorse: 5 Voices Talk 'Indian'
Northwest Tribes Host Canoe Journeys
Crownpoint Health Turning Patients Away
Tulalip Tribes Sues State, County
No New Stadium in D.C. Until Name Change
Native Super Heroes Take Over the Heard
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
Thing About Skins
DOI Approves Spokane Tribe Economic Project
The Department of the Interior today announced approval of the Spokane Tribe Economic Project (STEP), a landmark decision in the decades-long effort to bring economic development t...
California Assemblyman, Tribal Leaders to Hold Press Conference to Back Anti-Mascot Bill
A press conference will be held at the California State Capitol in Sacramento on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m...
Meet Indian Country’s Latest D.C. Insider, Presidential Management Fellow
Tracy Leigh Canard Goodluck (Oneida/Mvskoke Creek), a member of the Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin, has a passion for Indian education, particularly reform, and she has dedic...
Neil Young Postpones Athabasca Chipewyan 'Honor the Treaties' Benefit Concert
Iconic musician Neil Young is rescheduling this year’s Honour the Treaties concert he was planning in Edmonton, Canada...
Report: Too Many Indian Students Shoved Into Utah’s School-to-Prison Pipeline
A recent report out of the University of Utah has cast a spotlight on the disproportionate rates at which American Indian students are thrust into Utah’s school-to-prison pipeline...
Freshman College Student Is Rising Star at College National Finals Rodeo
Delvecchio Kaye, Navajo, is riding in the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in Casper, Wyo., which began Sunday and ends Saturday, June 20...
OU College of Law Revamps Master of Legal Studies in Indigenous Peoples Law
Program for non-lawyers now 100% online—only program that includes international aspects...
Well For Culture: Smoothie Recipes in Every Color
The weather is warm, the fruits are ripe, and summer is pretty much here. We all love looking and feeling our best in the warmer months...
Fed Recognition New Rule Attacked in Interior’s Appropriations Bill
Gale Courey Toensing
A rider that would stop the Bureau of Indian Affairs from revising procedures for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes has been attached to the Interior Department’s 2016 spendi...
Leave Tar Sands Oil in Ground: 110 Scientists Invoke First Nation Treaty Rights
As news about the climate heats up, a rare alliance of more than 100 scientists—from economists to biologists to geophysicists—have written an open letter to the Conservative gover...
Will Body Cameras Help? Tribal Police Departments Explore Adding the Devices
The use of body cameras by tribal police officers on America’s reservations is in various stages of implementation. "After Ferguson happened, we pushed to try and get ahead of it...
Get Ready for Wes Studi as Badass Native Antihero in 'Ronnie BoDean'
Wes Studi stars as the title character in the highly anticipated new short film, Ronnie BoDean, which premiered at the deadCenter Film Festival in Oklahoma City this weekend...
National Sacred Places Prayer Day Coming Up
On June 19, The Morning Star Institute, a national Native rights organization, will hold a respectful observance to honor sacred places, sacred beings, and all who care for them, a...
Protecting Native Children: Heitkamp Gets Big Bill Through Senate
A bill sponsored by U.S...
Tom Morello Celebrates Indian Mascots and Other Fantastic Fails You Might Have Missed
Last week produced so many mind-blowing blunders that it’s only appropriate that I lash together a small list to highlight the top three: 1. Tom Morello celebrates Indian mascots...
Study: Historical Trauma Plays Role in Youth Gangs
Tanya H. Lee
Youth gangs on American Indian reservations and Canadian First Nations reserves are more recently established, smaller and less organized than urban youth gangs, leaving open the p...
Next Generation of Young Tribal Leaders: SAIGE Training Program
Each year, The Society of American Indian Government Employees or SAIGE - the first national non-profit organization representing American Indian and Alaska Native Federal, Tribal,...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, June 14, 2015
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: CASTING NEWS: HBO has named the Native American actress who will play Sacagawea in “Lewis and Clark,” the upcomi...
11 Romantic Places for Natives to Fall in Love This Summer
Summer love isn’t just a thing. It’s the thing...
Canadian Coast Guard Ship Named for Heroic Chief
A new Canadian Coast Guard vessel will be plying the waters off Canada’s west coast, proudly named after a heroic Nuu-chah-nulth hereditary chief...
Page 8 of 2063