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Suzan Shown Harjo: 'Hostiles' film depicts Native people as humans

January 29, 2018 - 9:26am
People need to see Hostiles because it is a demarcation point in the evolution of the western.

Tribal leaders finally invited to hearing on GOP bill to gut Bears Ears

January 29, 2018 - 8:45am
Tribal leaders with connections to the Bears Ears National Monument are finally getting their say on Capitol Hill amid efforts to erode protections on their ancestral lands.

Comanche Nation citizen Anna Tahmahkera celebrates 100th birthday

January 29, 2018 - 6:03am
Anna Wockmetooah Tahmahkera, a citizen of the Comanche Nation, is celebrating her 100th birthday.

Cleveland baseball team removes 'Chief Wahoo' logo from uniforms

January 29, 2018 - 3:50am
The Cleveland professional baseball team will remove the stereotypical 'Chief Wahoo' logo from its uniforms but won't be getting rid of its race-based name or the logo itself.

Descendants of former slaves in Southwest embrace Indian heritage

January 29, 2018 - 12:46am
The descendants of the Genízaros, who were held as slaves during the colonial era, are discovering and asserting their Indian identity,

Cronkite News: White House promises to deliver immigration plan

January 26, 2018 - 11:27am
A reported White House plan could give the so-called Dreamers a path to citizenship over 10 or more years.

James Giago Davies: That struggle to remember what to remember

January 26, 2018 - 11:01am
My main worry right now is I will write this same column, six months from now, forgetting I wrote this column.

Native Sun News Today: Groups lose fight for water near sacred Mato Tipila

January 26, 2018 - 10:50am
Conservation groups lost what they considered a battle for groundwater, land and cultural resources near Mato Tipila on January 19, when a federal appeals court here denied their pleadings over licensing of a uranium mine and mill near the sacred site.

Cherokee playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle targets 'racist narrative'

January 26, 2018 - 12:48am
Mary Kathryn Nagle, an attorney and citizen of the Cherokee Nation, is a campaign to overturn a U.S. Supreme Court decision that limits tribal sovereignty.

Bill in South Dakota affirms state's support for Treaty of Fort Laramie

January 26, 2018 - 12:02am
A bill that affirms the legitimacy of the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie is on the books in South Dakota.

Cronkite News: Border Patrol agents accused of vandalism in Arizona

January 25, 2018 - 11:07am
Seven humanitarian aid workers with the advocacy group No More Deaths are facing multiple federal misdemeanor charges, while another volunteer has been charged with harboring undocumented immigrants, a felony.

Ivan Star Comes Out: Sometimes it's good to air out our dirty laundry

January 25, 2018 - 10:44am
We must come together as only a group of decent humans can and build a path that leads to freedom and contentment for our grandchildren.

Native Sun News Today: Gold mine near sacred site takes step forward

January 25, 2018 - 10:38am
A Canadian company is moving forward with a gold mine in the Black Hills of South Dakota, near the Lakota spiritual center of Pe’ Sla.

Tim Giago: Indian Country loses one of its greatest in Harriett Skye

January 25, 2018 - 10:13am
Dr. Harriett Skye, a citizen of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, was a groundbreaker for many in Indian Country.

Two tribes bring in women for top positions in their court systems

January 25, 2018 - 7:23am
Women hold the top judicial positions in two tribes, the Navajo Nation and the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians.

Agua Caliente Band secures approval of land swap after long wait

January 25, 2018 - 6:48am
It's taken longer than expected but the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians finally secured approval of a land swap with the federal government.

Indian Health Service enters another year without permanent leader

January 25, 2018 - 3:46am
New leadership is coming to the Department of Health and Human Services but it's not for one of the most important positions in Indian Country.

Hoopa Valley Tribe close to starting work on $5 million grocery store

January 25, 2018 - 1:00am
The Hoopa Valley Tribe plans to open a $5 million grocery store on the reservation in northern California this summer.

Former employee of Ute Tribe charged with nine counts of extortion

January 25, 2018 - 12:27am
A former employee of the Ute Tribe is accused of extorting $110,000 from companies and individuals doing business on the reservation in Utah.

Northern Arapaho Tribe eyes tuition waiver as more head to university

January 25, 2018 - 12:03am
The Northern Arapaho Tribe is proposing a tuition waiver program at the University of Wyoming.

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