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Native Republicans Make Their Case
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The Long Arc Is the Real Campaign
Age of Acorns: Sustaining Life for Years
Land Changed Forever By Man
Yurok Fire Emergency: Arson Suspected
Tragic Loss; Maine Squeeze
Chief Looking Horse’s Important Message
'We Treated Germany Better': O'Donnell
Natives Fighting for Voting Equality
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Turtle Island Tribes Meet Cuba
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Native Americans Still Fighting for Voting Equality
Terry Whitehat remembers gathering at the community hall in Navajo Mountain each election day, where Navajo Nation members in this remote Utah community would cast their ballots...
Zero Is Not Enough—Nevada Tribes Demand Equal Voting Rights
Three Nevada Paiute tribes—Pyramid Lake, Yerington and Walker River—have asked their respective counties and the state’s secretary of state for equal access to the vote...
End-Run on Native Rights—Will It Work?
A South Dakota county fighting the voting-rights lawsuit Poor Bear v. Jackson County has asked the court to dismiss it...
Why Doesn’t Jackson County Want Natives to Vote?
An investigative piece in the Sioux Falls Argus Leader has people talking in South Dakota...
Smutty, Racist E-Mails of Montana Judge Might Be Buried
I recently learned more than I expected about the federal judiciary. I’ve been reporting on the continuing brouhaha over a Montana judge’s racist and sexually explicit emails...
South Dakota’s Last Stand—Ballot Boxes, Red Herrings and Custer Envy
Jackson County, South Dakota, has dug in for a fight against Oglala Sioux plaintiffs who sued for a full-service satellite voting office on the portion of Pine Ridge Indian Reserva...
Poor Bear Wins A Round: Oglala Voting Suit Advances
A federal judge has shredded claim after claim by a South Dakota county that overlaps the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation but will not guarantee tribal members on-reservation voter r...
Justice Speaks! Judge’s Racist Emails Must Be Preserved
“Thank God for Judge Gonzales Rogers,” said Blackfeet tribal member Lita Pepion, who sits on the board of Indian People’s Action...
Sioux Mother to Return to Court in Latest Fight for Her Abused Sons
On Friday, November 21 another hearing is scheduled in the Iowa District Court in Plymouth County in an interstate custody showdown that has sparked national outrage among tribes a...
South Dakota Native Election Victories—And What They Say About 2016
South Dakota’s Native vote generated a lot of media attention in the run-up to Election 2014. Pundits wondered, would tribal voters there save the Senate for the Democrats…or not?...
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