Veterans of the 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island will return to the site of the historic takeover.
Is newly-confirmed Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt about to present a nice gift to his home state of Colorado?
This land is not the land of the free, ask any Indian.
The federal government is failing to meet its trust and treaty obligations, according to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on tribal homelands and tribal treaty bills.
It's been more than six months since oral arguments in a closely-watched tribal case but who's counting?


Fresh off one policy strike against the Trump administration, tribes and Democrats in Congress are looking to score another.

Land bills for tribes in California, Minnesota and Washington, plus a bill affecting a disputed treaty in Oregon, are on the Capitol Hill agenda.

In the first two years of the Trump presidency, complaints of wrongdoing, corruption, fraud and misuse of funds increased 16 percent at the agency with the most responsibilities in Indian Country.

The Trump administration's 'energy dominance' agenda is once again facing a reckoning in Indian Country.

It looks like Indian Country can rest easy for now, with no new cases added to the U.S. Supreme Court's docket.

A recall petition against Chairman Cedric Cromwell of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has been certified.

The Shinnecock Nation is asserting sovereignty in New York, drawing complaints and threats of litigation along the way.

Justice Neil Gorsuch has helped tribes win in two cases so far. He's locked out of a third but experts are sensing a sea change on the nation's highest court.

A bill to protect Native women from violence and address the #MMIW crisis has stalled on Capitol Hill.

Federal agencies spent about $6 billion on energy for their facilities in 2017 yet tribes are being passed over for contracts.

A tweet from the White House hasn't completely derailed Indian Country. But it caused significant damage.

It's the Department of Justice's turn to present its budget to the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Bills affecting Indian education, treaty rights and water rights are moving forward on Capitol Hill.

Assistant Secretary Tara Sweeney was at the White House but won't say whether tribal legislation came up before President Trump tweeted about it.

Once again, encapsulated within a 24 word tweet today, President Trump has demonstrated his authentic disrespect and disregard towards Indian Country.

A tweet about Pocahontas spooked Republicans on Capitol Hill. Indian Country was the loser.

The Trump administration claims its controversial reorganization won't apply to Indian Country. But tribes are still being affected by it.

A panel of federal officials and tribal leaders will talk about the budgets for the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service.

Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Sweeney, and her new boss, Secretary David Bernhardt, are on Capitol Hill to talk about the Trump administration's budget.

Our project, MappingBack, envisions mapping as a weapon and tactic to resist extractive industries on Indigenous lands.

The Trump administration remains silent on a key issue -- forward funding for tribal programs.

Tribes and lawmakers support forward funding for Indian Country but the Trump administration is not on board.

Lawmakers heard competing views about the controversial initiative. One from a tribal leader. The other from the Trump administration.

A small group of Republicans are going on record as opponents of tribal legislation.

With the help of a tribal leader and maybe the Trump administration, a House subcommittee will try to get to the bottom of a reorganization at the Department of the Interior.

Assistant Secretary Tara Sweeney is back on Capitol Hill for her second hearing as the Trump administration's face of Indian policy.

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will take testimony on bills affecting Indian education, treaty rights and tribal homelands.

Lawmakers are getting back to work after an extended recess and their schedule is jam-packed with Indian Country happenings.

The Department of Homeland Security is waiving dozens of environmental, health and other laws to clear the way for construction of border barriers.

Nearly two decades after the first executive order on tribal consultation, the federal government is still struggling to meet their trust and treaty responsibilities.