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Montana State University lands grant for American Indian Hall

October 8, 2018 - 4:35am
Montana State University will receive a major portion of funding to build a state-of-the-art American Indian Hall thanks to a $12 million pledge.

How the loss of Native American languages affects our understanding of the natural world

October 8, 2018 - 1:23am
Many Native American communities are working to save cultural insights and revitalize their languages.

Tulalip Tribes lose decision in closely-watched dual taxation case

October 5, 2018 - 10:31am
Should states and counties be able to tax businesses in Indian Country? One federal judge says yes.

Tribes demand accountability from National Congress of American Indians

October 5, 2018 - 2:41am
A #MeToo scandal at the nation's largest and oldest inter-tribal advocacy organization is threatening another high-ranking staffer.

Judge strikes down Indian Child Welfare Act in contested ruling

October 5, 2018 - 1:17am
Tribes are preparing for a big battle after a federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act in a case many believe is headed to the Supreme Court.

Native candidates for Congress see good news in final campaign stretch

October 4, 2018 - 12:56pm
Three Native women are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. This might be the year for all of them.

Indian law professors join campaign against Brett Kavanaugh

October 4, 2018 - 10:20am
Republicans in the Senate are moving forward with a final vote on Brett Kavanaugh after receiving the results of an FBI investigation.

Report: DHS was not prepared to enforce 'zero tolerance' border policy

October 4, 2018 - 9:24am
The Department of Homeland Security was not fully prepared to enforce the Trump administration’s 'zero-tolerance' immigration policy or handle its consequences.

Hearing addresses high rates of violence against Native women

October 4, 2018 - 7:59am
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will be taking a closer look at violence against Native women.

Tribes finally given access to Dakota Access Pipeline decision

October 4, 2018 - 4:59am
Tribes have finally been given access to the Trump administration's Dakota Access Pipeline decision but Indian Country is still being kept in the dark.

John Thune: Honoring our Native American history and traditions

October 4, 2018 - 4:16am
South Dakota is lucky to have a new generation of tribal leaders who continue to fight day in and day for the communities in which they live.

Native voters ask Supreme Court to intervene ahead of key election

October 3, 2018 - 11:47am
Native voters have filed an emergency appeal with the Supreme Court after losing a case affecting their rights in North Dakota.

A Republican Native American is running for governor in 2018

October 3, 2018 - 10:36am
A citizen of the Cherokee Nation is hoping to become Oklahoma's first Native American governor and already has the endorsement of a key Republican.

'A family defends its honor': Siblings target Republican incumbent in Congress

October 3, 2018 - 9:58am
Paul Gosar is running for re-election in Arizona but six of his brothers and sisters are endorsing his rival.

Crow Tribe is subject of another critical look at federal funds

October 3, 2018 - 9:36am
The Crow Tribe is accused of misusing and mismanaging $12.8 million in federal funds.

National Congress of American Indians ousts senior attorney after #MeToo outcry

October 3, 2018 - 8:43am
John Dossett is no longer employed at the nation's largest and oldest inter-tribal advocacy organization after being accused of sexual harassment.

Tribes help bring down barriers to Indian Child Welfare Act

October 3, 2018 - 1:04am
The Indian Child Welfare Act remains under attack across the nation but tribes in one state are working to ensure they have a voice.

How Canada can, and must, empower Indigenous communities

October 2, 2018 - 12:11pm
It’s time to treat Indigenous communities with more respect and engage them as collaborators in infrastructure projects.

'Fake News!': Tribe swept up in Trump administration's law and order push

October 2, 2018 - 11:10am
The Trump administration is more than happy to promote drug busts in Indian Country but one tribe is striking back.

'The best news we've heard': Uranium mining ban at Grand Canyon stands

October 2, 2018 - 11:10am
The Supreme Court has let stand an Obama-era moratorium on new uranium mines on about 1 million acres around the Grand Canyon.

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