Skip to main content
Farewell Party for Houser's Footprints
Riding Rodeo With MS
Ever Heard of 'Throatboxing'?
Repatriated Remains Reburied in Michigan
BIA’s Extreme Rubber Stamping
Roger Goodell Called 'The Devil'
Circle the Wagons!
Salads by Season—Focus on the Southwest
An Assault on Native Rights
Congress: Keep Hands Off IRA Provision!
Begaye Must Stop Escalade Nightmare
Gyasi Ross on His New Poetry Album
Review: Momofuku Ko and the Sioux Chef
The Mother of the Earth Returns
Big Two Months for the Samish Nation
Randy Mantooth of 'Emergency!'
DU Lacrosse Wins NCAA Championship
The South Does Rights Thing
Crowdsourcing Jackson Removal
The Burden of American Exceptionalism
Thing About Skins
South Dakota’s Last Stand—Ballot Boxes, Red Herrings and Custer Envy
Jackson County, South Dakota, has dug in for a fight against Oglala Sioux plaintiffs who sued for a full-service satellite voting office on the portion of Pine Ridge Indian Reserva...
Poor Bear Wins A Round: Oglala Voting Suit Advances
A federal judge has shredded claim after claim by a South Dakota county that overlaps the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation but will not guarantee tribal members on-reservation voter r...
Who Called the Sheriff? Pine Ridge Voter Turnout Plummets, Then Rebounds
“Voters walking into the polling place would see the sheriff there and veer off,” said Donna Semans, the Rosebud Sioux field coordinator for Four Directions voting-rights group...
Judge's Racist Emails—Are Native Plaintiffs Getting Closer?
“Bias destroys our communities,” said Blackfeet tribal member Lita Pepion, board member of Indian Peoples Action, in Butte, Montana...
Elephants, Donkeys, Billionaires—and Another Stunning Native Vote Win
UPDATED February 28, 2014: On February 26, South Dakota approved use of its federal Help America Vote Act funds for satellite early-voting and registration offices in three Indian-...
DOJ Declares Indian Vote Denial ‘Completely Incorrect’
'They Caved': Tribe Claims Win in SD Voting-Rights Suit
Plaintiffs and defendants both claimed victory on August 6, when U.S. District Court Judge Karen Schreier dismissed the Native voting-rights lawsuit Brooks v. Gant ...
Four Directions and Three Sioux Tribes File Civil Rights Complaint
Rosebud Sioux civil rights leader Oliver J...
South Dakota Working Hard to Make It Harder For Natives to Vote
At the South Dakota Board of Elections July 31 meeting, secretary of state and top elections official Jason Gant declared that he would write to the U.S...
Custer's Revenge? Supreme Court Guts VRA on Little Big Horn Anniversary
“We’re still paying for defeating Custer!” exclaimed OJ Semans, Sicangu Lakota co-director of the voting-rights group Four Directions...