Nick Estes
Little has been written about the historical relationship between the movement against the Dakota Access Pipeline and the longer histories of Oceti Sakowin (The Great Sioux Nation)...
Harold Frazier, Cheyenne River Sioux Chair
In response to Saturday’s peaceful protest that turned violent when security workers for DAPL unleashed pepper spray and vicious attack dogs on a crowd of water defenders...
Chelsey Luger & Thosh Collins
A group of brave young people from the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation in South Dakota ran about 100 miles in one day from home to the prayer campsite in Cannon Ball, North Dakota...
Mark Trahant
TRAHANT REPORTS —My Facebook feed is rolling with new feeds from those headed to North Dakota to join those protecting the drinking water for the people of Standing Rock and Cheyen...
JR LaPlante is a candidate for the House in South Dakota’s District 14.
Mark Trahant
TRAHANT REPORTS —I have been writing a lot about numbers, lately. My latest count is seven Native American candidates for Congress, one for the U.S...
Richard Pratt Carlisle Indian School
David Rooks
Beneath fields in Flanders, Normandy, and Okinawa, young American men and women lie in somber honor beneath row on row of white crosses...
David Rooks
“It’s very clear to me there is a tension in the air; an anger you can’t touch – yet, it’s there.” —Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jegeris On Wednesday, Rapid City Police Chief Karl ...
Stephanie Woodard
In a ceremony in Pierre, South Dakota, Oglala Sioux Tribe President John Yellowbird Steele and Secretary of State Shantel Krebs renewed a compact that allows lenders to file the tr...
The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Council recently passed the Smoke-free Air Act, making it the first tribe in South Dakota to make sure indoor public places are smoke-free...