Richard Walker
On June 6, the head of Washington state’s Department of Natural Resources denied a coal export terminal proponent’s application for an aquatic land lease in Lummi Nation’s historic...
Chelsey Luger
In the midst of an ongoing effort by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and other entities to prevent construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, the company Dakota Access LLC has begun...
Kennewick Man Clay Model
Richard Walker
For years, the Colville, Nez Perce, Umatilla, Wanapum and Yakama peoples told the world who the Ancient One is: an ancestor. Let him return home, they said, as the U.S...
Chelsey Luger
In the coming weeks or maybe even days, the U.S...
Konnie LeMay
The Ojibwe of the broad Lake Superior region don’t need a federal designation to verify to them the cultural, spiritual and historical importance of the Lake Superior island called...
Kinzua Dam Wikipedia
Christina Rose
By the mid 1960s, Congress had gone dam crazy. Dams had been built all along the Missouri River and elsewhere throughout the country, and many of them were built on treaty land...
Candace Ducheneaux National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Candace Ducheneaux, a Lakota Indian with gray-streaked hair and a blunt, feisty spirit, sat down to a metal picnic table at a playground in this dusty, rundown town, one of America...
George Gillete Fort Berthold Missouri River Dam
Christina Rose
The Oak Flat land grab is just one of many acts of the federal government that has seized Indian land or despoiled it...