Skip to main content
The Week That Was
Cherokee Language Evolves Into Braille
Cherokee Nation Dedicates New $2.8M Road
Dark Skies Make Delta Aquarids Sparkle
Yearlong Project on Historical Trauma
Traditional Government Disadvantages
10 Cool Rez Pup Photos
MVP Schimmel's Shining Moments
Children of Many Colors Pow Wow
Obama's Indian Education Proposals
Music Festival Bans Hipster Headdresses
NMAI Profile: Sheri Doxtator
Spotlight 29 Casino to Host the Winter G
Used Car Loan Scam
Peru Oil Spill Kills Fish, Sickens Many
An Elder’s Missionary Life
10 Things Other People Love About Native
Land Buyback Just a Dangling Carrot
NBC Seeks Native Actress for 'Peter Pan'
The Hot List, Part II: The Actresses
Thing About Skins
Bad River Band Establishes Legal Defense Fund to Stop Proposed Iron-Ore Mine
Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Chairman Mike Wiggins announced a defense fund March 15 for his tribe’s legal fight to stop the permitting of the largest iron-ore, open-pi...
Saving Princess Vlei – an Urban Wetland in South Africa
Women elders, who are members of a community led campaign to save a shallow wetland, used the celebration of Women's Day in South Africa on August 9th to highlight their objection ...
Watershed Youth Camp Aims to Get Native Students Excited About STEM Fields
Hiking, biking and canoeing. It sounds like a great way to spend a couple weeks in the summer while learning skills that will help in future years...
Native Students Trekking to Washington to Demand Preservation of Sacred Places
This Mother’s Day a group of Haskell Indian Nations University students and advocates will embark on the Trail of Broken Promises, a journey across the eastern United States to sav...
Historic Wetlands Inspire Research at Haskell
When a school was established in Lawrence, Kansas in 1884, the surrounding 18,000-acre Wakarusa Wetlands provided refuge and a place for prayer, ceremonies and comfort for American...
Haskell Students Speak Out About Protecting the Wakarusa Wetlands
Jessica Lackey, Cherokee, and Millicent Pepion, Navajo and Blackfeet, are members of the Wetlands Preservation Organization (WPO), a plaintiff in the South Lawrence Trafficway (SLT...
Wetlands Threat Protested in 10th Circuit Court
For more than 20 years, debate has raged over a proposal by federal and state highway planners to route a major thoroughfare through the Wakarusa Wetlands in Kansas...
Protecting the Sacred Wakarusa Wetlands in Lawrence, Kansas from Highway Construction
The Wakarusa Wetlands in Lawrence, Kansas—an area steeped in Indian history, a former refuge for Indian boarding school students and home to a variety of animal habitats—are threat...
EPA to Assess Bristol Bay’s Unprotected Areas
Native Alaskans and others fighting to conserve Bristol Bay’s watershed were ebullient on Monday when the U.S...
Around The Web
Obamacare launch hits early hitch as online traffic snarls up sites
'It was just a deafening roar': storm-chaser James Reynolds on surviving super typhoon Haiyan
Leader in Insurgent Network Is Killed in Pakistan
Target Stores to Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving for Black Friday Deals
'Gunman' who fatally shot Iranian bandmates ID'd