This month’s full moon was supposedly the smallest of the...
Navajo Iconic Sunrise
Mountains on the Navajo Nation reach elevations of 10,000...
World outrage has erupted as members of the Islamic State...
A group of First Nations is working hard to get Pimachiowin...
Coal trains are not the only threats to sacred sites and...
Navajo Iconic Monument Valley
At roughly the size of West Virginia, the Navajo Nation is...
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Sacred Sites

Gale Courey Toensing
12/13/12
Four federal government departments have signed a five-year agreement to work together to improve the protection of Indian sacred sites on federal lands and tribal access to them...
Anne Minard
12/11/12
Three activists were charged in federal District Court in Flagstaff, Arizona, today with disrupting work in a U.S...
Alysa Landry
12/4/12
Ola Cassadore Davis, an outspoken defender of the Apache Nation’s sacred Mount Graham in southeast Arizona, walked on Sunday, November 25. She was 89...
Anne Minard
12/3/12
The Navajo Nation is still trying to eke out a deal on Little Colorado River water rights, although an ambitious goal of trying to get it through during Congress’ Lame Duck session...
Alysa Landry
12/2/12
Five New Mexico tribes are fighting ranchers and special-interest groups over an 11,300-foot, snow-capped peak about 80 miles west of Albuquerque...
Vincent Schilling
11/30/12
In a historic culmination of events leading up to the Pe’ Sla purchase deadline of November 30, the Great Sioux Nation, or Oceti Sakowin has managed to raise the $9 million necessa...
Carol Berry
11/29/12
On a windswept prairie in southeastern Colorado, some people say they can still hear the cries of those killed in the Sand Creek Massacre of November 29, 1864...
Sara Shahriari
11/25/12
In the hot Bolivian lowland hills that stretch toward the Amazon rainforest, indigenous peoples began to carve a giant red-hued rock...
Iron Thunderhorse
11/24/12
Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated throughout the United States, and as you are eating left-overs and remembering events from the family meal mishaps and wondering why we do this...
Vincent Schilling
11/23/12
On November 16 Rosebud Sioux Tribal Chairman Cyril “Whitey” Scott received what he calls the best contribution the tribal council and the Oceti Sakowin, the Seven Council fires of ...

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