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Rosenda Strong, a Native mother of four, went missing on the Yakama Nation in October 2018.
Even on my own reservation, ignorance about Hispanic culture abounds.
Most Lakota with any common sense know that there will never be a deal struck to return all of the Black Hills to the Indian people.
It appears that the Republicans no longer have a party, they have a cult.
A petition that could lead to major changes in the way eagle feathers are eagle parts are handled by the federal government has generated significant controversy.
The 19th annual Native Cinema Showcase begins and ends with portraits of strong women.
With deportation sweeps expected to start in major cities and footage of migrant families held in what critics call 'deplorable' conditions at the border, immigration rhetoric heated up on Capitol Hill.
A panel of progressive women of color in Congress talked about why they ran for office and what they hoped to do. President Trump responded on Twitter.
If you have something or some time to give, consider doing so today. Here’s a list of easy ways you can give something away today.
The share paid by the National Park Service ran more than the entire budget for the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
The Havasupai Tribe is falling behind in education, health and emergency needs because it lacks affordable, reliable and high-speed broadband.
Jace Killsback was considered one of the brightest and best. He just admitted to federal fraud charges.
It can be argued that thousands of 'Native' peoples are being detained but there are no exact figures on the number of people being detained in the U.S.
Riley Briones, Jr. was only 17 years old when he was accused of leading a gang that 'terrorized' the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.
The descendants of Lakota people no longer have control over their lives.
Manny Red Bear taught the Lakota language for 25 years until his contract was terminated by the Bureau of Indian Education.
The Cherokee Nation’s website – Cherokee.org – relaunched July 1.
The backers of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline are seeking to double operations in North Dakota.
A five-year-old girl from the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe died after being swept away in a creek on the reservation.
Wes Studi will make Oscar history by receiving an Academy of Motion Pictures honorary award in October 2019.
Arizona's largest city, known for its high rate of police shootings, continues to roll out body cameras to 2,000 first responders.
New Mexico's largest city amended a decades-old ordinance to recognize tribal sovereignty and create more services for Native people living in urban centers.
The Green New Deal is nonsensical, unworkable and simply a departure from reality.
Native Americans are not chopped liver.
It's still anyone's guess why the nation's highest court postponed a decision in one of the most consequential Indian law cases in recent history.
Midway through the third year of the Trump presidency, someone is finally dedicated to tribal issues at the White House.
Indian horseback riders, men, women and children, have returned to ride the Greasy Grass like their ancestors before them.
The disappearance and murder of indigenous girls and women in Canada is a genocide that the government is responsible for.
An Oglala Sioux man wants his freedom after serving nearly 30 years in the South Dakota State penitentiary system.
Drawing inspiration from the late Frank LaMere, Native activists are taking aim at the seemingly endless cycle of addiction and poverty.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is gearing up for more activity following the recent holiday recess.
Tribal leaders and one federal official will testify about infrastructure needs at a hearing of the House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States.
Federal recognition, tribal homelands and compensation for Native Americans exposed to uranium await further action in the nation's capital.
There is no question that James McKinney murdered two people in 1991. But should he be put to death for it?
June 25, 2019, marked the 143rd anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, aka Custer’s Last Stand or the Fight at the Greasy Grass, depending upon who is describing it.
On every reservation there is a visionary, a person who tries to create something new and promising, to protect something old and important.
Gaylen D. Lee, an elder and historian from the North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians, was killed at his home in California.
'Molly of Denali' is the first nationally distributed children’s series to feature an Alaska Native lead character.
Aging roads, bridges and facilities in tribal communities are in need of critical improvements, maintenance and outright replacement.
Among the traditional Mohawks there is a special appreciation for the strawberry plant -- called Niihontesha.
Farmers markets have so much more to offer than just the sights and smells. The following is a list of just a few reasons you should visit your local farmers market this summer.
Online lending businesses owned by the Lac Vieux Desert Band of the Lake Superior Chippewa Indians are entitled to sovereign immunity, a federal appeals court ruled.
By showcasing their Indigenous identity, the fighting cholitas of Bolivia have achieved more popularity than the men.
The human crisis on the border is worse than previously reported.
All across the country many tribes are calling for reform of their respective constitutions.
The 2020 Census was going forward without a U.S. citizenship question. Until someone tweeted otherwise.
It is rather apparent that Native people were not afforded the right to practice their spirituality in their own lands as 'promised' by the U.S. Constitution.
I am a survivor of genocide, a direct descendent of Pretends Eagle, a documented survivor of The Battle at Little Bighorn.
The Trump administration is diverting funds from the agency in charge of Native ancestors and artifacts to pay for a Fourth of July spectacle.
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has a new leader for the first time in nearly a decade.