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Efforts to begin an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump were tabled by an overwhelming vote of Democrats and Republicans.
I endured a war on their behalf and acquired diseases as a result, yet I am still a 'damn Indian.'
The newly named Oyate Health Center will be serving the Oyate, or the people, in South Dakota.
Democratic lawmakers beat back a series of Republican amendments before advancing bills to restrict mining around the Grand Canyon and on tribal lands in Arizona and New Mexico.
John Paul Stevens often supported the rights of tribes during his time on the nation's highest court.
Montana Democrats got a political reality check at their rules convention.
'When President Trump attacks people of color to advance his racist, fascist agenda, we have a duty to call it what it is,' one leading Democrat said.
'Those Tweets were NOT Racist. I don’t have a Racist bone in my body!' the president asserted as lawmakers voted along party lines to condemn comments directed at minority women of Congress.
The Trump administration wants to set new barriers for migrants seeking asylum at the southern border.
With deportation sweeps expected to start in major cities and footage of migrant families held in what critics call 'deplorable' conditions at the border, immigration rhetoric heated up on Capitol Hill.
A panel of progressive women of color in Congress talked about why they ran for office and what they hoped to do. President Trump responded on Twitter.
It appears that the Republicans no longer have a party, they have a cult.
The share paid by the National Park Service ran more than the entire budget for the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
Federal recognition, tribal homelands and compensation for Native Americans exposed to uranium await further action in the nation's capital.
The 2020 Census was going forward without a U.S. citizenship question. Until someone tweeted otherwise.
The Trump administration is diverting funds from the agency in charge of Native ancestors and artifacts to pay for a Fourth of July spectacle.
Countless numbers of children being kept in U.S. custody are Indigenous from Central America.
A clear and shared vision among Democrats is the only way to compete against 'Make America Great Again.'
Legislation to extend federal recognition to the Little Shell Tribe has cleared both chambers of Congress but there's still more work to be done.
Every day we delay approving the agreement, we hurt American farmers, ranchers, workers, manufacturers, and businesses.
When you litigate, it indeed becomes much harder to legislate.
The U.S. called the December 29, 1890, attack on Wounded Knee a 'battle' but the Lakota people know it as a massacre of a peaceful encampment.
The fight against the long-delayed Keystone XL Pipeline is far from over despite a recent setback in the courts.
Undocumented immigrants and their families are being told to start preparing for possible deportation following a tweet from President Donald Trump.
As he was waging war on the Creek Nation, Andrew Jackson sent three Creek children to live at his family home and plantation.
Undocumented immigration from Mexico has dropped so significantly over a decade that Mexicans no longer make up the majority of those living in the U.S. illegally.
The children, many of them Indigenous, are dying. Where is the conscience of America?
The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe is sending a strong but simple message to the developers of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
More people have been apprehended at the border in the past seven months than during any full year in the last decade.
For one of the more visible signs of a broken system, just look to the humanitarian and security crisis at the southern border, where the situation is rapidly getting worse each day and money is quickly running out to handle it effectively.
The number of migrants apprehended at the southern border surged to 144,278 in May, bringing the total for the first eight months of fiscal 2019 to 676,315, already more than any full year in the last decade.
As a light rain turned the soil beneath their feet soft, water protectors and farmers stepped forward from a long line and dropped corn seeds on Ponca land in Nebraska.
Can the government be sued for climate change? Native youth are hoping they can.
This land is not the land of the free, ask any Indian.
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.
A strong, modern infrastructure system is critical, especially when disaster strikes.
When all you do is pitch to your base, it turns out no one else has much to gain by playing ball with you.
Partisans did not appear to be swayed by a careful recap of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
Plans for a Medal of Honor museum have been scrapped following controversy over ties to the Wounded Knee Massacre.
Steve Bullock has a lot of ground to make up if he’s going to close the gap between himself and the other 22 Democrats vying for the party’s nomination.
A winter storm dumped up to two feet of snow on the Navajo Nation, making roads on much of the reservation impassable.
A recall petition against Chairman Cedric Cromwell of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has been certified.
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.
Donald Trump has been called almost everything—racist demagogue, vulgar sexist, inept businessman, pathological liar, and moron.
The nation's highest court has once again sided with Indian Country in a treaty rights case.
A tweet from the White House hasn't completely derailed Indian Country. But it caused significant damage.
Agriculture is big business in Indian Country. So is construction. Both are impacted by Trump's trade war.
It took riders 10 hours to reach remote families stranded in the aftermath of the 'bomb cyclone' that devastated the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Nazism and White Supremacy have no place in this land of our ancestors.
Jefferson Keel is stepping down as Lieutenant Governor of the Chickasaw Nation but he won't be going far from his people.
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.
Indian Country's list of infrastructure needs tops $50 billion for roads, hospitals, schools, water systems. So where's the money?
Tribes and lawmakers support forward funding for Indian Country but the Trump administration is not on board.