Officials and residents are upset about the addition of sharp wire along the fence in their border community.
In less than a hundred years, the Indigenous population in the Americas was reduced by 90 percent.
There’s nothing unusual about the 2,300 active-duty troops at the Mexican border, according to the Pentagon.
Tribal governments continue to press to be included in the debate about international borders and security, including a proposal to include an Indigenous-only visa.
As the shutdown debate drags on in Washington, tribal leaders were meeting thousands of miles away to assert their rights.
More than a decade ago, a No More Deaths volunteer left plastic water jugs in the desert for migrants crossing the Mexican border.


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A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Oklahoma), a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, fully supports a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.

Democrats like Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) want to reopen the government before talking about border issues. Her Republican colleagues have a different approach.

Four humanitarian aid workers were found guilty after leaving aid for migrants in a restricted area of a national wildlife refuge.

Yalitza Aparicio, who is Mixtec and Triqui, has been nominated for an Academy Award for her first film role.

Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) opposes the border wall. Rep. Tom Cole (R-Oklahoma) supports it.

No More Deaths has been providing water, food and medical aid for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border for more than a decade.

The death of a Maya girl at the U.S. border is a symbol of an ongoing criminal act by today’s American government against defenseless Indian people.

Indian Country is 26 days into a fight with the Trump administration. One tribe's been struggling even longer.

Friday is going to be a rough day for tribes and Indian organizations. They will not get paid what they are owed by the United States of America.

The government shutdown -- tied to President Trump's demand for a border wall -- is particularly challenging for tribal nations with the greatest need.

The caravan movement is sustained by self-organized migrants and the volunteers who stand with them.

We should use the traditional Native values of hospitality and kindness along with our ancestral immigrant laws and customs to bring them to places of safety.

The Pueblo of Acoma celebrated the return of sacred objects and other items of cultural patrimony that were stolen from the tribe.

With grandmotherly gentleness, often speaking in a familiar language, volunteers from the Overground Railroad Project are reaching out to asylum seekers.

The Indian Law Resource Center is calling for a full investigation into the death of Jackeline Caal, a 7-year-old Maya Q’eqchi’ girl from Guatemala.

Republicans are supporting President Donald Trump's renewed demands for a border wall after tear gas was used on migrants at a busy port of entry.

A caravan of immigrants from Central America has been President Trump's topic of choice as the election approaches.

Is Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke about to say sayonara to Indian Country?

The Choctaw people suffered devastating losses in their history but still found time to help others.

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will be taking a closer look at violence against Native women.

The Department of Homeland Security was not fully prepared to enforce the Trump administration’s 'zero-tolerance' immigration policy or handle its consequences.

The Yurok Tribe is buying back ancestral lands, rebuilding its economy and becoming more self-sufficient.

Donald Trump, like other tyrannical despots before him, is gambling to see how much the world and the country will tolerate.

The wall along the U.S. border with Mexico has damaged and destroyed sacred sites, according to a new report.

An indigenous leader who was opposing development on sacred Wixarika lands was killed in Mexico.

We urgently need a set of practical guidelines for addressing and preventing heritage loss by Indigenous peoples.

For the first time, a new report has put a price tag on the sale of tribal cultural property on the international market.

Airing this fall on PBS, 'Native America' was produced with the active participation of Native communities in two continents.

The leader of New Zealand is vowing to ensure her newborn daughter learns the Māori language and understands Māori culture.

Employees at two migrant shelters, including one visited by First Lady Melania Trump, have been charged with abusing children who were separated from their families.