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COINTELPRO, Cherokee Freedmen & Survival
St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Ryan Hensley
Fall Chinook 3rd Record Snake River Run
Pronghorns Reintroduced to Colville Rez
Wab Kinew Runs for Office
Red Horse Is Cracking the Custer Façade
Simmons: Racism, Failing School Systems
Navajo Suit Against Urban Outfitters
KivaSun Distributes Bison Through FDPIR
Indian Policy ‘Fraudulent and Brutal’
Searching for the Murdered and Missing
'Burned Over' Region Still Indian-Owned
Diné Athletes Told To Remove Hairstyle
Marijuana Is Not Our Sacrament
2016 World Hoop Dance Championships
El Jefe, The Boss, Master of His Domain
Sanders Announcement at Tribal Meeting
Rosebud Seeking Return of Relatives
Firm's Pro Bono Service Helps Tribes
ASU Students Study Yellowstone Volcano
Thing About Skins
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 7, 2016
A poverty-induced death, a dried-up lake and housing for homeless vets were just a few of the items grabbing attention in Indian country this past week...
Sex Trafficking Experts Claim Amnesty International Has Betrayed Native Women
Mary Annette Pember
Advocates for indigenous women are outraged by what they call Amnesty International’s betrayal of those caught in the murky world of sex trafficking...
Are Tribal Courts Developed Enough For VAWA? Pascua Yaqui Proves It
The American Bar Association Journal summed up the situation this way in a recent article on Reclaiming Sovereignty: “Indian tribes are retaking jurisdiction over domestic violence...
Fossil Fuel Extraction Dangers: Native American and Women’s Organizations Request UN Help on Sexual Violence
Honor the Earth
On April 21, 2015, a coalition of Native American and women’s organizations filed a submission to the United Nations Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, requestin...
Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Remembered Across Canada, U.S.
It is Valentine’s Day, but for many across Turtle Island, it is a day not of romance but to commemorate loss and celebrate lives that are no more...
Keith Harper on Indigenous Rights, Redskins and the Israel/Hamas Conflict
Gale Courey Toensing
Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United State ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council and confirmed by...
Ending Violence Against Women: 19 Years of Progress
Today marks the 19 th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)...
USET Develops Work Group to Address Violence Against Native Women
President Barack Obama signed into law the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) on March 7 surrounded by American Indian women who fought tirelessly for the pas...
Shanley Takes on Violence Against Women for Standing Rock Sioux
Erin Shanley, Cheyenne River Sioux, was sworn in as Special Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe on March 4. Her appointment by U.S. Attorney Brendan V...
President Obama Signs Violence Against Women Act Into Law
President Barack Obama this morning signed into law the reauthorized Violence Against Women Act that includes tribal provisions...
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