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Chickasaw Nation office defaced by 'hateful and racist' vandalism

March 28, 2019 - 10:48am
Native politicians and officials condemned hate and racism after a Chickasaw Nation office was vandalized with the words 'Indians will be gassed' and 'Savages.'
Categories: UNITED STATES

Clara Caufield: The connections between the Indians and the Irish

March 28, 2019 - 10:25am
We have just observed St. Patrick’s Day, one of my favorite holidays, due to my Irish heritage, coming from my father, a red-headed, white skinned and freckled guy.

Native Sun News Today: Ceremony welcomes Thunder Beings back home

March 28, 2019 - 10:13am
The ceremony takes place during the Spring Equinox, and begins with Lakota spiritual leaders who have been visiting this sacred mountain for generations.

Co-chair of new Indian health task force played role in blowing up Indian health law

March 28, 2019 - 8:55am
A little known official at the White House is playing a key role in the future of the Indian Health Service.
Categories: UNITED STATES

Sylvia McAdam: I was put on trial for 'trespassing' on my own lands

March 28, 2019 - 7:42am
The Doctrine of Discovery is a legal fiction. It justifies Indigenous dispossession by discounting Indigenous history, legal orders, sovereignty and existence.
Categories: UNITED STATES

MSU News: Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith brings art and activism to students

March 28, 2019 - 7:19am
Salish artist Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith's work is centered by her strong traditional beliefs and political activism.
Categories: UNITED STATES

Cronkite News: Task force aims to prevent child abuse within Indian health care system

March 27, 2019 - 12:22pm
'These predators will find a way to infiltrate organizations to get positions where they have access to kids,' one advocate said.

Mark Trahant: Donald Trump's attack puts the Indian health care system at risk

March 27, 2019 - 11:42am
The White House has started an all out attack on the Affordable Care Act, including the Indian Health Care Improvement Act.

'We barely made it out': Tribal families hit hard by historic flooding

March 27, 2019 - 10:35am
Tribal communities in Nebraska and South Dakota continue to deal with the effects of unprecedented flooding.

Oklahoma Watch: Indian Country left behind in economic development initiative

March 27, 2019 - 8:29am
Tribes have been left out of a major part of a new federal tax incentive, with their governments unable to support projects in some of the nation’s poorest areas.

Native Sun News Today: Reservations slammed by record spring flooding

March 27, 2019 - 4:03am
Spring flood waters across South Dakota have left thousands of people isolated, many without water, and some without even food.

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe declares emergency amid unprecedented flooding

March 27, 2019 - 3:20am
Two weeks into a disaster, tribal communities are still feeling the effects of heavy snowfall and historic flooding.

'Vote with your heart': Native woman seeks voice on city council

March 27, 2019 - 1:51am
Cante Heart, a Native mother, college student and activist, is running for public office in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Cronkite News: GOP allies agree Trump was 'completely exonerated' by Russia investigation

March 26, 2019 - 12:56pm
Republicans are welcoming the end of a two-year investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

Mark Trahant: Navajo Nation won't be taking over troubled coal power plant

March 26, 2019 - 12:15pm
The Navajo Nation’s interest in taking over a coal mine and a generating station has come to an end.

Trump administration abandons the Indian Health Care Improvement Act in court case

March 26, 2019 - 11:29am
A federal law that makes key improvements at the Indian Health Service is on the chopping block in the Trump era.

White House announces task force after Indian Health Service pediatrician was convicted of abuse

March 26, 2019 - 10:33am
A new task force will investigate how the Indian Health Service failed to protect children on the Blackfeet Nation and the Pine Ridge Reservation.

President of Mexico calls on Spain to account for treatment of indigenous peoples

March 26, 2019 - 5:08am
'The time has come to reconcile but first they should ask forgiveness,' Mexico's president said.

'Institutional and systemic breakdown' at Indian Health Service under scrutiny

March 26, 2019 - 3:45am
An Indian Health Service pediatrician abused young patients on two reservations for years without being held accountable.

Yakama Nation makes major impact with decision in treaty rights case

March 26, 2019 - 1:22am
For the fifth time, the U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed Yakama Nation rights under the 1855 treaty with the United States.

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