Jill Stein, Green Party nominee for the Presidential Election and running mate Ajamu Baraka were at Standing Rock in September as part of the protest agains the Dakota Access Pipeline.
The conflict surrounding the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline escalated dramatically Thursday, October 27...
Across Turtle Island observances and ceremonies are being held to mark the 2016 National Days of Prayer to Protect Native American Sacred Places...
The Red Nation Albuquerque Indigenous Peoples Day
Nick Estes
October 7, 2015 is historic for Natives of Albuquerque...
LaDonna Harris

Collaborating with my daughters on my memoirs I’ve had the opportunity to reflect on the past 45 years of the American Indian Self Determination Movement and the unique modern history that I am privileged to have been a part of....

Steven Newcomb

In the 1823 U.S. Supreme Court ruling Johnson and Graham’s Lessee v. M’Intosh, Chief Justice Marshall made a statement on behalf of a unanimous court that the United States is still applying to our original nations and peoples one hundred and ninety two years later....

Steven Newcomb

Michael Glennon’s amazing and concise book National Security and Double Government (2014, Oxford University Press), provides an insightful view of the National Security State of the United...

Tonya Gonnella Frichner October 2014
UNPFII Release
On behalf of all of the Expert Members of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, it is with great sadness and respect that we collectively mourn the loss of our dear sister a...
Steven Newcomb

A discerning eye is critically important when it comes to interpreting statements by the United States regarding our original nations, which are typically called “Indian tribes.” On September 13, 2007, the United States voted “no” on the UN Declaration on the Righ...

Steven Newcomb

The debate over the meaning and significance of the outcome document for the United Nations (UN) high level plenary meeting (erroneously referred to as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples) is not going to end anytime soon....

Gale Courey Toensing
The leader of the San Carlos Apache Tribe is asking the Senate not to vote on the annual National Defense Authorization Act until a provision that would allow a massive copper mini...