Stephanie Woodard
5/20/15
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...
Stephanie Woodard
5/12/15
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...
Stephanie Woodard
1/12/15
The U.S. Department of Justice has submitted a Statement of Interest in the federal voting-rights lawsuit, Poor Bear v. Jackson County (South Dakota)...
Stephanie Woodard
10/18/14
This week, two more South Dakota counties have agreed to provide Indian-reservation polling places during the state’s pre-election early-voting period...
Stephanie Woodard
9/25/14
The Oglala Sioux Nation and a nonpartisan civil rights group formed at the request of President John Kennedy have filed a voting-rights lawsuit on behalf of voters from the tribe’s...
Cliff Matias
12/19/12
Some of music and Hollywood’s most outspoken advocates for peace and justice assembled at the Beacon Theater in New York City on December 14 for a special event...
Simon Moya-Smith
12/18/12
By 7:30 p.m. on Friday night, the sidewalk outside the Beacon Theatre in New York City was swarming with Indians and hippies and hipsters and scalpers...
Carol Berry
10/3/12
The $7 billion Keystone XL Pipeline raised its controversial head on the eve of the first presidential debate, signaling that contenders President Barack Obama and Republican presi...
Vincent Schilling
6/7/12
During a press tele-conference call on May 21, experts speaking on behalf of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), said American drivers will face higher gas prices if the ...
Stephanie Woodard
5/24/12
Cases of unexplained deaths occurring on or near the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation since the 1970s should be re-opened and reinvestigated, the Oglala Sioux Tribe has told U.S...

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