In writing about the Oglala Sioux Tribe's grazing code, I uncovered several items that seem to be unconstitutional and in conflict with federal law.
The cultural history of indigenous nations has been chapter upon chapter of defending our rights against corporate America.
President Donald Trump’s announcement that he plans to send U.S. troops to patrol the border left southern Arizona sheriffs looking for details before committing to the president’s 'big step.'
I want to experience the solidarity of allied actions that refuse fantastical narratives of commonality and hope.
Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary founder Dayton O. Hyde is celebrating his 93rd birthday with a television appearance.
The Shinnecock Nation held an election for its governing body, with voters returning longtime former leader Lance Gumbs to the council of trustees.
Native American students are subjected to higher rates of discipline than their counterparts at public schools, according to a new government report.
We are at the complete mercy of the federal and tribal governments as they control every aspect of our lives on the reservation.
Paulette Jordan is running as a Democrat in what is perhaps the reddest, most Republican state in the country.
Concerns about pollution and damage to sacred sites prompted the Oglala Sioux Tribe to demand consultation on fracking activities in treaty territory.
It took a lot longer than expected but Adolph Nagurski, a Code Talker from the Navajo Nation, has finally been recognized for his military service.
Being denied federal recognition by the Buerau of Indian Affairs is usually the kiss of death, as many petitioning groups have found over the years.
The Kashia Pomo’s success might be the first time that a tribe has held a private deed—as well as management rights—to their ancestral lands.
The Trump administration is siding with industry interests in a closely-watched reservation boundary case pending at the U.S. Supreme Court.
Of the 33 senior career officials who were reassigned by the Trump administration at the Department of the Interior last year, a third are Native Americans.
Is it a celebration or commemoration?
Indian students who are seeking a better education have won an early round in their historic lawsuit against the federal government.
The nation's largest Indian education organization is throwing its support behind a teacher strike in Oklahoma due to large numbers of Indian students in the Sooner State.
Lacrosse is our game, invented by the Iroquois as an alternative to war and as a sport which has profound spiritual implications.
More tribal nations are returning to traditional views that accept and honor LGBTQ members.