“We are investing millions of dollars in Navajo business and we believe jobs are just around the corner. We want to empower individuals, families, communities and the entire Navajo Nation.”
Alysa Landry
Navajo Vice President Jonathan Nez took office in May 2015 after a tumultuous election that resulted in court hearings, disqualified candidates and an unprecedented debate over the...
Election draws ever closer, a poignant Tribal Nations Conference, the Heiltsuk receive the royals, and one of our own wins a so-called Genius Grant...
President Barack Obama

This week, I hosted my eighth and final White House Tribal Nations Conference as President, a tradition we started in 2009 to create a platform for people across many tribes to be heard....

Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell speaking at the 8th White House Tribal Nations Conference September 26 - 27, 2016.
Alysa Landry
The U.S. government will pay $492 million to 17 American Indian tribes to settle long-standing disputes over mismanagement of natural resources and other tribal assets...
Mescalero Apache President Danny Brueninger: “Native representation needs to be sitting at the table with the president from a position of strength and respect.”
Frances Madeson
At his first swearing-in ceremony as president of the Mescalero Apache Tribe in January 2014, Danny Breuninger declared his priorities: enhanced communication, accountability, long...
Steve Russell
President Barack Obama has signed an executive order expanding a Marine National Monument containing sites with great significance to Native Hawaiians...
Theresa Braine
Senator and former Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders joined a Washington, D.C...
Brave Heart Society
Editor’s Note: This open letter to President Obama was generated by women of the Brave Heart Society, White Buffalo Calf Woman Society and Stone Boy Society...
Mark Trahant
TRAHANT REPORTS —I’ve been thinking a lot about the silence from the White House on the situation at Standing Rock...
President Barack Obama conveyed his message on climate change from Lake Tahoe, Nevada on Wednesday through the words of a Washoe tribal leader, “’What happens to the land also happ...