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Fort Belknap Challenging Montana for Voting Rights
The Fort Belknap Indian Community in Montana is considering taking legal action against Blaine County and the Secretary of State of Montana for failing to provide equal access to t...
Will Natives Get a Fair Chance to Vote in 2016? Not According to Many Lawsuits
The voting rights of American Indians and Alaska Natives have been eroded or ignored since the United States Supreme Court overturned a key provision of the Voting Rights Act in 20...
Legislation For Native Voting Rights Stalled In Congress
Since May 2015, there have been multiple legislative efforts to pass new voting rights legislation aimed at ensuring access to voting for American Indians and Alaska Natives, inclu...
Why Doesn’t Jackson County Want Natives to Vote?
An investigative piece in the Sioux Falls Argus Leader has people talking in South Dakota...
Getting Out the Alaska Native Vote—One Voter at a Time
“There’s an excitement about voting this year...
Who Called the Sheriff? Pine Ridge Voter Turnout Plummets, Then Rebounds
“Voters walking into the polling place would see the sheriff there and veer off,” said Donna Semans, the Rosebud Sioux field coordinator for Four Directions voting-rights group...
Making Sure Every Native Voter Has the Opportunity to Cast Their Ballot
Less than a week to go until Election Day. It’s one thing to make the case that every American Indian and Alaska Native should vote...
Surprise 11th-Hour Native-Vote Agreements
This week, two more South Dakota counties have agreed to provide Indian-reservation polling places during the state’s pre-election early-voting period...
Oglala VP: ‘Our Civil Rights Are Being Violated’
The Oglala Sioux Nation and a nonpartisan civil rights group formed at the request of President John Kennedy have filed a voting-rights lawsuit on behalf of voters from the tribe’s...
On a Roll: Alaska Native Voters Win Another Civil-Rights Battle
A federal court in Anchorage has sided with Alaska Natives who demanded that Alaska provide language assistance to non-English-proficient voters...
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