The leader of the nation's largest inter-tribal organization is responding to controversy that arose at a White House tribal listening session.
A sacred Apache site is being threatened by a huge mining project in Arizona.
President Rodney Bordeaux of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe is weighing in on a White House tribal listening session that got ugly.
A renewed attempt to assume control over a troubled Indian Health Service hospital is running into roadblocks.
Climate change has been really tough on tribes across the country, officials told the House Subcommittee for Indigenous People of the United States.
Jake Herman, born on the Pine Ridge Reservation on January 13, 1890, was one of the best know rodeo clowns in the West.
A federal judge has dealt a setback to the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, whose homelands have long been the subject of controversy.
The late John Dingell, former Democratic Congressman from Michigan, was a supporter of tribal treaty rights and Indian health care.
The Trump administration's attempt to reset its troubled relationship with Indian Country got off to a rocky start after one tribe walked out on what was billed as a historic meeting.
Mike Her Many Horses, a leader of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, has gone on to the 'Last Camp' as the Cheyenne would say.
The law that established the Administration for Native Americans is marking its 45th anniversary.
Catch up on the second and final day of the National Congress of American Indians winter session in Washington, D.C.
Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) is leading a climate change hearing as chair of the House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
The National Congress of American Indians is hearing from key members of Congress and senior federal officials at its executive council winter session in Washington, D.C.
'Neither Wolf nor Dog' tells a story about trying to write another man’s life story, his beliefs, his history, his inner spirit.
Telling the Cherokee story – our history, our heritage – is a skill that our people have passed down from one generation to the next.
it's a busy week for the National Congress of American Indians. Get up to speed on the State of Indian Nations address.
Tribal and Native leaders will discuss how climate change affects their communities at a hearing on Capitol Hill.
Bareback riding forced Shane O’Connell to wear many hats.
Mark Charles Calls for Assimilating Native People into “We the [American] People” By Steven Newcomb (Shawnee, Lenape) originalfreenations.com During a recent TED Talk, a man named Mark Charles, who is of Navajo and Dutch ancestry, and who identifies as a...