Tanya H. Lee
Justin Mesteth has reached a milestone in his long journey from a 6-year-old being raised by his dad on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation that he hopes culminates in him returning ...
Ryan Burns/Lost Coast Outpost
On the back deck of the Yurok Tribe’s Weitchpec Office, flames jumped through a metal grate to lick the sizzling burger patties being grilled for the June 17 community meeting...
Lisa J. Ellwood
A heartfelt message to Lakota Country from legendary musician and human rights advocate Carlos Santana appeared on Vimeo recently from user Jay Roman and quickly went viral...
Danielle Hansen Mitchell
She’s only 15 years old, yet Kateri Daw, Navajo (Diné) has found her passion...
Emily Earring Stronghold Skate Park Bowl
Taté Walker
It’s here at the Denver Skate Park that 14-year-old Emily Earring finally landed a frontside air during her run in an all-girl event hosted by the Stronghold Society’s One Gatherin...
iStock Youth Help Suicide Depression
Tanya H. Lee
Members of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs expressed frustration during its June 24 oversight hearing “ Demanding Results to End Native Youth Suicide .” Committee Chairman J...
iStock Youth Help Suicide Depression
Alysa Landry
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation...
Vincent Schilling
An indigenous student has written an open letter to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign administrators and all indigenous and Native peoples of the world saying she wants to...
Stephanie Woodard
A new legal paper on racial disparities in juvenile justice is laced with searing narratives of wrongs suffered by Native schoolchildren on Montana’s remote and windswept reservati...