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Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation helps college graduates show their pride

March 25, 2019 - 10:51am
We have long believed that education is the springboard to a brighter future for our people

Tim Giago: It was the Lakota humor that kept us going

March 25, 2019 - 10:27am
If you got a group of Lakota men and women together the jokes they told each other and the laughter in the room would have surprised many who only thought of the Indian people as stoic.

'What she say, it be law': Tribes protected their women before being stripped of sovereignty

March 25, 2019 - 9:14am
Native women are changing the narrative as they continue to secure safety for their sisters.

Dominic O'Sullivan: Māori sovereignty should count in public affairs

March 25, 2019 - 4:15am
The 1840 Treaty of Waitangi guaranteed Māori authority over their own affairs.

Alaska Natives on witness list for hearing on drilling in Arctic refuge

March 25, 2019 - 1:50am
Alaska Natives who are on opposite sides of drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge are testifying on Capitol Hill.

House set to clear first Indian Country bills under Democratic control

March 22, 2019 - 8:33am
Homelands for the Lytton Band of Pomo Indians and federal recognition for the Little Shell Tribe are on the agenda on Capitol Hill.

Cronkite News: Donald Trump continues to attack the late John McCain

March 22, 2019 - 6:02am
It’s no secret that President Donald Trump is not a fan of the late Sen. John McCain, Republican from Arizona.

YES! Magazine: Indigenous library offers safe space and a learning experience

March 22, 2019 - 5:38am
Xwi7xwa library in British Columbia is working to decolonize the way libraries organize information.

Native Sun News Today: Lakota coach makes comeback with reservation team

March 22, 2019 - 5:19am
If the enduring strength and spirit of the Oglala Lakota Tribe could be embodied in a single person, he would strongly resemble Casey Means.

Santee Sioux Tribe welcomes additional donations as flood relief efforts continue

March 22, 2019 - 3:38am
The Santee Sioux Tribe, hit hard by flooding, needs bottled water and baby supplies, Chairman Roger Trudell said as additional donations flowed to the reservation.

National Museum of the American Indian hosts 'Safety for Our Sisters' symposium

March 21, 2019 - 12:26pm
An event in Washington, D.C., will help draw attention to efforts to protect Native women from violence.

Mark Trahant: The Native vote is at play in the 2020 election cycle

March 21, 2019 - 11:42am
One U.S. Senate candidate has brought on a tribal citizen to serve as campaign treasurer.

'Vicious, murdering savages': Defense of Confederate symbol on state flag turns ugly

March 21, 2019 - 11:08am
Efforts to redesignate a Confederate symbol on the Arkansas flag continue to go nowhere, with opponents going after tribes.

Fawn Sharp: The attack on the Indian Child Welfare Act cannot stand

March 21, 2019 - 10:01am
Native children benefit from knowing their heritage. Why attack a system that helps them?

Native Sun News Today: Indian community seeks voice in local government

March 21, 2019 - 9:35am
A lack of representation in politics continues to cause strife and adds to the perceived racism in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Supreme Court upholds law denying bail to some undocumented immigrants

March 20, 2019 - 12:59pm
Undocumented immigrants can be held without bail, possibly years after they have committed a deportable crime.

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs focuses on public safety at field hearing

March 20, 2019 - 12:21pm
Tribal, federal and state officials are testifying about public safety and drug enforcement at a field hearing in North Dakota.

Gavin Clarkson: Indian Country should thank Donald Trump for Justice Gorsuch

March 20, 2019 - 11:44am
President Donald Trump has elevated a new champion for Indian Country to the Supreme Court.

Native Sun News Today: Community comes together to talk about Indian inmates

March 20, 2019 - 11:43am
In South Dakota, 33 percent of the male prison population and 63 percent of the female prison population is Native American.

Alaska Natives on opposite sides of energy development in Arctic refuge

March 20, 2019 - 8:12am
A bill to block energy development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge exposes a long-running divide among Native peoples in Alaska.