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A new report is highlighting the challenges facing young Native Americans who end up in the justice system.
Karlee Witt, from the Pine Ridge Reservation, has grown up around horses her whole life.
The Donald Trump presidency is a train wreck, but it is not an accident.
Native Americans are under-represented in clinical trials of new drugs, even when the treatment is aimed at a type of cancer that disproportionately affects them.
How might Christine Blasey Ford fare against Brett Kavanaugh in the age of #MeToo?
The United Keetoowah Band is seeking to develop a 20,000 square-foot casino in Enid, Oklahoma.
The Trump team is touting a tribal set-aside in the national Crime Victims Fund despite having little to do with it.
The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians is warning of the "devastating" impacts of a ballot measure in Idaho.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is finally releasing an environmental review for the Tule River Tribe's casino relocation project.
Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) is a relative newcomer to Congress but he's already won some friends in Indian Country.
Cartoonist Ricardo Caté has turned his attention to politics and the environment.
This nation’s use of language toward Indians has been inextricably tied to its history of racism on which it was founded by white, male, Christian colonizers.
Native advocates are keeping an eye on efforts to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.
A former Navajo Nation presidential candidate is going after the top two candidates.
Ernie Jones led the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe for the last 17 years.
With his Indian law record in doubt, President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court is confronting a sexual assault allegation.
Tribes will ramp up efforts to hold corporations accountable for climate change after the energy industry invested another $5 million to stop their campaign.
A simple change in federal law will help tribes address suicide in their communities, according to a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
Add Native Americans to the list of groups concerned about Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination.
"Warrior Women" follows an Indian family's experience, from the occupation at Alcatraz to the protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Forty years ago last spring, I lost my little brother Lloyd to a fishing accident.
The Canadian government’s Department of Canadian Heritage has the opportunity to support a groundbreaking cultural initiative.
Indian Country will be seeing $246 million in grants to secure their communities.
A federal appeals court has delivered a major blow to tribes and parents who have been seeking to protect their children.
Native American reservations are experiencing an epidemic of suicide that is claiming the lives of countless young people.
We have survived and now we are searching through science and our ancestors for means to healthy lives, families and communities.
Native women are 10 times more likely to be murdered, and Native women face domestic and sexual violence at disproportionately high levels.
Teddy Roosevelt may be more responsible than most for the denigration of the powerful indigenous tribe that he called the Sioux.
One hundred years ago, 1,200 striking miners were rounded up by gunpoint and forced to leave their homes.
The Trump administration has yet to release its Dakota Access Pipeline decision, more than two weeks after it was supposedly finished.
Tourism in Indian Country is getting a big boost from the federal government.
The genocidal legacy of Junípero Serra, who was the founder of the brutal Indian mission system in California, continues to be examined.
The Comanche Nation says it wasn't consulted before the Chickasaw Nation acquired land for yet another casino.
Anticipation is building as the Ponca Tribe prepares to open the Prairie Flower Casino in Iowa.
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe have entered a new era in gaming.
The Colville Tribes are celebrating after securing a huge victory against the world's largest mining company.
The Rosebud Sioux Tribe held a swearing-in ceremony for newly elected leaders on September 4.
The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, has a new leader.
The Comanche Nation joins 13 other tribes with the ability to offer craps, roulette and similar ball and dice games.
Adrian C. Louis, the Paiute author, poet and journalist, has passed on.
The wall along the U.S. border with Mexico has damaged and destroyed sacred sites, according to a new report.
Savanna Marie Greywind has been symbolic of the epidemic of missing and murdered Native women and girls.
The state of Washington isn't waiting on the federal government to do something about the Native women who go missing every year.
The United Keetoowah Band is proposing a casino amid questions about its homelands in northeastern Oklahoma.
Repairs at the Talking Stick Resort and Casino are taking longer than expected after a storm knocked out power and caused flooding.
Thirty years after the passage of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, some tribes are still being left behind.
The Whitecap Dakota First Nation is bringing a 155-room hotel and conference center to Saskatchewan.
Two tribes whose casinos are being threatened with closure are getting a big assist from Washington.
Brandon Hobson (Cherokee) and Tommy Orange (Cheyenne-Arapaho) are winning more praise for their non-fiction works.
Federal and state authorities are coordinating in anticipation of protests against the Keystone XL Pipeline.
A Bureau of Indian Affairs police officer has taken nearly 17 pounds of methamphetamine and heroin off the market
Tribes are battling the Trump administration over protections for the sacred grizzly bear.
An indigenous leader who was opposing development on sacred Wixarika lands was killed in Mexico.
Indian Country saw a busy day on Capitol Hill, with lawmakers passing four bills as tribal leaders discussed major issues and controversies.
The Mohawk people thrived until the need for cheap power led to the destruction of our homelands.
The Wilton Rancheria is working with a subsidiary of Boyd Gaming on a long-awaited casino in California.
The Native community has continued to rally around a Native American Day Parade in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
It appears a majority of Oglala Sioux leaders don't want to see the tribe's constitution reformed.
Arizona has a long history of discriminating against Native voters. A new law may help those efforts.
The Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations has returned to Pine Ridge for a second time.
A pollution-based economy is not sustainable. No price can be placed on the value of human health or the resources that sustain us.
Not every tribal election offers voters a clear choice, or even a good choice.
Indian Country is entering uncharted territory as one tribe's reservation is slated to be taken out of trust.
The state of Minnesota will almost surely have a Native woman serving as Lieutenant Governor come 2019.
Alissa Rose Skipintheday just turned 26 years old before passing on.
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians recently returned ancestral remains and burial objects to their resting place.
With its new casino finally up and running, the Spokane Tribe is looking to make improvements in its gaming enterprise.
Donald Trump's reputation in Indian Country is often in the dumps even as Congress keeps giving him pro-tribal bills to sign.
It was seventeen years ago, but I remember that day as if it were yesterday.
The Trump administration is facing fire for its tribal homelands decisions but not everything coming out of Washington looks bad for Indian Country.
The Chickasaw Nation was among the first to offer ball and dice games in Oklahoma despite a minor oversight at the federal level.
The National Congress of American Indians disagrees strongly with the Department of the Interior’s decision affecting the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe.
Are Native-related issues enough to sink the nomination of President Donald J. Trump’s choice for the Supreme Court?
Navajo environmentalists want an aging, coal-fired power plant on their homelands to go away.
We urgently need a set of practical guidelines for addressing and preventing heritage loss by Indigenous peoples.
Indigenous languages will be the focus of Montana State University’s 2018 American Indian Heritage Day observance.
Government watchdogs are concerned about Jon Kyl's role as a lobbyist now that the Republican from Arizona is back in office.
Less than two months into the job, the new leader of the Bureau of Indian Affairs has set an ominous tone for tribal nations.
Three tribal citizens have been sentenced for the murder of a 32-year-old man on the Winnebago Reservation in Nebraska.
The Fort Belknap Tribes and the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are waging a familiar war over water, treaty rights and the Keystone XL Pipeline.
The Little Shell Tribe is getting closer to securing justice after more than 100 years of uncertainty.
The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe and the Tigua Tribe are being denied rights most others in Indian Country take for granted.
Like many Lakota I am a witness to the injustices perpetrated upon Native Americans.
Alaska tribes, despite being more than the nation's capital, know the truth about Brett Kavanaugh's agenda.
From forced removal to self-determination, the Cherokee Nation's sense of identity and governance are undeniable.
Hurricane Florence is going to hit the Southeast and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians wants to be ready.
"The remains of our ancestors are sacred," the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe said as authorities investigated the desecration of a human skull.
Citing a need to protect water, the Spirit Lake Nation is opposing plans to house up to 2,400 hogs near the reservation.
Alvin 'A.J.' Not Afraid, the chairman of the Crow Tribe, no longer has to worry about being arrested.
Nine people have admitted they misused health care funds that were provided to Omaha Tribe.
The Sauk-Suiattle Tribe is almost ready to open the Last Chance Casino and Bingo in Washington
With the Chickasaw Nation as a partner, the Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe is looking at a $12 million investment in its first casino.
Tommy Orange is earning critical praise for his debut novel about urban Indians.
Despite times of tension, Native leaders and colleagues describe the late John McCain as a firm advocate for tribal rights.
It's been a week since the Trump administration approved the Dakota Access Pipeline again. Where's the actual decision?
The Crow Tribe hasn't paid judicial branch employees and a judge is seeking action.
Two years after a Native architect took aim at the Cleveland professional baseball team's racist imagery, the team has responded.
The WinStar World Casino and Resort is the official casino of the Dallas Cowboys.
My grandmother dared to cross an ocean alone and she worked and struggled and saved so someone in her family could someday get ahead.
While you and your partner might be having fun getting to know each other, it’s important to watch for certain behaviors when dating someone new.
A new bill in Congress is offering some hope for communities in New Mexico who land was supposed to be protected by treaty.
The world's largest uranium producer is seeking to expand operations near the Pine Ridge Reservation.
We don't have good, sound financial decisions being made by the leaders of the Oglala Sioux Tribe.
Tribal gaming is on the rise in New Mexico, with one expert calling the growth surprisingly positive.
For the first time, a government report has put a price tag on the sale of tribal cultural property on the international market.
John McCain worked hard to support and strengthen tribal sovereignty and tribal self-determination.
Jon Kyl will take the late John McCain's place on the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs.
The Trump administration has awarded $400,000 in business development grants in Indian Country.
The cards continue to fall into place for the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, whose homelands have long been the subject of controversy.
Indigenous women and girls are going missing and murdered at alarming rates.
The Washoe Tribe is working to recover ancestral lands in northern Nevada.
There is a quiet resistance within the Trump administration of people putting country first. So says an anonymous "senior official."
Politicians from Rhode Island are lining up against the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe.
The Ponca Tribe will be hiring about 100 employees to work at the Prairie Flower Casino in Iowa.
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Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe - Chief Financial Officer
Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians - Request for Proposals
S&K Gaming, LLC - Request for Proposal for Legal Services
University of San Diego - Open-Rank Professor of Ethnic Studies
REDCO - Chief Operating Officer (COO)
REDCO - Human Resources Director
John D. Wheeler & Associates - Associate Judge
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe - Grant Writer
Enterprise Rancheria Position Openings - Gaming Commissioner & Executive Director
The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian - Assistant Managing Editor
National Indian Gaming Commission - Region Administrative Specialist
Native American Fish & Wildlife Society - Executive Director
Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation - Chief Financial Officer
Kituwah Economic Development Request for Proposals
Kituwah Economic Development Board Chief Executive Officer
The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians is accepting applications for the position of TANF Family Advocate.
Winnebago Public Schools - Student Interventionist
Big Valley Rancheria - Housing Manager
Grand Traverse Engineering & Construction - Transportation Engineer
Tribal Land Enterprise - Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director
The Suquamish Tribe - Human Services Director
Moapa Paiute - Tribal Police Chief & Sergeant
Muckleshoot Casino - TDP Sr. Specialist
Muckleshoot Casino - Workplace Skills & Resources Specialist
The Suquamish Tribe - Administration Department Executive Director
National Indian Education Association - Legislative Director
National Indian Education Association - Educational Specialist
National Indian Education Association - Executive Administrative Assistant
Moapa Band of Paiutes - Senior Finance Officer
Twin Pine Casino & Hotel - Controller
Fredericks Peebles & Morgan LLP - Associate Attorney
Bishop Paiute Tribe - Job Openings
The Winnebago Comprehensive Healthcare System Position Openings
Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes - Director of Financial Management
Sonosky, Chambers Seeks 2019 Summer Associates
Intertribal Court of Southern California - Tribal Court Administrator
Native American Rights Fund Alaska Fellow
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