Cultural burning is proactive, while Western-style controlled burning, also called hazard reduction burning, is reactive.
The Trump administration waived environmental and other regulations on nearly one-quarter of Arizona’s border with Mexico last year to ease the way for border wall construction.
Qasem Soleimani was responsible for the deaths of more than 600 U.S. service members in Iraq.
As agricultural commodity prices suffer in President Donald Trump’s multi-fronted trade war, Montana farmers have received at least $114 million in payments in 2019.
Looking over the 14-year record of accomplishments of the Indigenous socialist government led by Evo Morales in Bolivia, it becomes apparent why U.S. capitalist interests were chomping at the bit to see its demise.
In Australia, that semi-arid land where the sun shines most of the year, the Black Serpent has come to rest.


For Indigenous Peoples who have lived within their traditional territories for generations, music is a repository of ecological knowledge, with songs embedding ancestors’ knowledge, teachings and wisdom.

The United States of America needs an honest national dialogue regarding our own history.

Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.

U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared split on whether the family of a Mexican teen who was shot across the border and killed by a Border Patrol agent in Texas can sue the agent.

The Acoma Shield is finally coming home after years in legal and political limbo.

The fate of DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, is in the hands of the nation's highest court.

Fawn Sharp grew up steeped in the tribal activist culture of the Pacific Northwest.

Thanks to a union of land cooperatives, people in Puebla have food sovereignty and education in Nahuatl instead of mega-projects and a Walmart.

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.

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

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 traveling thousands of miles fleeing violence and discrimination, LGBTQ women -- many of them Indigenous -- find safety and support at T’ja Xuj.

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.

The Yurok Tribe made history this week, becoming the first Indian nation in the U.S. to receive the prestigious Equator Prize from the United Nations.

The Rosebud Sioux Tribe and the Fort Belknap Indian Community are fighting the Keystone XL Pipeline in court.

While lawmakers debate numerous issues of significance, an important matter surrounding personal freedom and national security quietly looms in the background.

The fires that spread swiftly across the Amazon in recent weeks drew international attention to a problem Indigenous Brazilians have been facing for years.

Republican-led states are supporting the Trump administration's efforts to end the Dreamers program for young immigrants.

'What we do to the web of life, we do to ourselves. If any strand of the web is broken, the whole web is affected,' the Lummi Nation stated.

A new rule allows the federal government to detain minors and their families indefinitely in 'safe and sanitary' facilities, reflecting concern for minors’ 'vulnerability.'

The eldest living descendant of White Fox, a Pawnee man who lived in the 1800s, is seeking the return of his ancestors remains and regalia from Sweden.

Living under another another colonial regime is probably not in the cards for the Inuit people of Greenland.

The economic success that America has experienced lately is truly historic.

Tribal advocates are seeking a World Indigenous Peoples Decade of Water as they fight the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The president of Mexico wants to run a $6 billion tourist train through Maya homelands. He says Mother Earth already approved it.

The United States has been a long-time friend and ally of the Jewish state of Israel.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report included interviews with Indigenous populations as a key source.

Republican pushed an immigration bill through a party-line vote after preventing Democrats from offering amendments to it.

Advocates will continue to fight the use of federal funds for the construction of a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.

Emyra Wajãpi was killed in an 'invasion' of his people's homelands in Brazil, tribal leaders said.