Year three of the Donald Trump presidency is almost over but his administration now has someone in charge of Indian housing.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on two tribal bills.
Two tribal representatives pulled out of a new Missing Indigenous Persons Task Force in Montana due to the state's defense of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
The University of Wyoming College of Law is hosting two public events focusing on water contamination on one reservation and and a treaty rights case recently decided by the Supreme Court.
I am grateful for the rich heritage of South Dakota tribes. Their history is woven deep within the fabric of our state.
Indigenous knowledge and governance is essential because it's where more than a third of the earth and over 80 percent of the planet’s biodiversity are located.


Bearing signs that read 'Violence is Not My Tradition' and 'Indigenous Day, Not Columbus Day,' a crowd drew attention to the missing, murdered and abused in their communities.

With a growing number of communities celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day, another Democratic presidential candidate announced plans to improve the government's relationship with the first Americans.

'The false religious doctrine of Christian discovery was used by the United States to perpetuate crimes of genocide and forced displacement against Native Peoples.'

There are competing visions for the Arctic, including energy development and commerce. What about Indigenous voices?

So what's going on with the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation case? No one knows.

Nizhoni Tallas, who grew up on the Navajo Nation, says her passion for the environment started at a young age.

The Trump administration is being pressed to remove protections for the grizzly bear, an animal held sacred by numerous tribes.

All of Indian Country is waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court to do what is morally and legally right.

A series of two flooding periods have occurred on the Yankton Sioux Reservation in eastern South Dakota in the last six months, leaving devastation and a need for assistance.

Especially for those Americans who rely on regular prescriptions, the high cost of purchasing their vital medicine is an all too familiar burden.

Under no circumstances does any actual progressive get anywhere near the Oval Office.

Tribal leaders, federal officials and advocates will testify about the effects of radiation in Indian Country at a field hearing in New Mexico.

President Trump is simply just another example of the fruit produced by our white supremacist, racist, sexist and colonial foundations.

'When something happens to an Indigenous person, to a Native person, why isn’t that being heard? We’re just another number.'

The Hopi Tribe and the Navajo Nation are among 26 tribes that will see the return of ancestral remains from Finland, where the items have been held in a museum after being taken from Colorado almost 130 years ago.

After more than 17 years of litigation through three presidential administrations, the Quapaw Nation has emerged victorious in court.

Arthur 'Butch' Blazer is resigning as president of the Mescalero Apache Tribe for health reasons.

To President Donald Trump, the White House whistleblower who reported concerns about his call with the Ukrainian president is comparable to a spy and a traitor.

Native activists have scored a big victory against a new law that was written to stifle their opposition to the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The race to lead the National Congress of American Indians is kicking into high gear as the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization prepares for its biggest meeting of the year.

The number of Indian Health Service patients with insurance rose from 64 percent in 2013 to 78 percent in 2018, according to a new report.

The voting rights of Native Americans are routinely suppressed by a slew of requirements and practices, such as photo ID laws and a scarcity of polling places, tribal leaders said.

This is no longer a case of being a Democrat or a Republican: It is a case of being an American.

Leaders of the Navajo Nation are eager to show how uranium mining continues to affect their people as they host a key member of Congress.

'It’s like we live in a third world country and we are forgotten,' resident Lauren Crowe says. 'No one cares.'

Every October, advocates and communities from across Indian Country and the United States rally together in honor of survivors of domestic violence and support abuse prevention as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Congress voted yet again to terminate President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the border, which he has cited to justify use of Pentagon funds for border construction.

On average, 130 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose.

When lawmakers returned for legislative session after the extended work period, House Democrats had an opportunity to turn a new leaf and actually get things done for the American people.

When it comes to climate change, one expert says: 'Every single person can make a huge difference, and when we come together to work, anything is possible.'