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Terese Marie Mailhot: Native women can't afford the 'nasty' label
Terese Marie Mailhot: Native women can't afford the 'nasty' label (October 31, 2016)

'Elizabeth Warren and Hillary Clinton can be ‘nasty,’ but I can’t afford the label right now.'


Interior Department finalizes rule for Native Hawaiian relations
Interior Department finalizes rule for Native Hawaiian relations (September 23, 2016)

The United States recognized the Kingdom of Hawaii until it was illegally overthrown in 1893.


Mark Trahant: #NoDAPL poses test for Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine
Mark Trahant: #NoDAPL poses test for Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine (September 2, 2016)

The tribal community of Standing Rock and the people downstream on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation are those who would be left out and left behind unless the Dakota Access Pipeline is stopped.


Dina Gilio-Whitaker: Native issues seem like an afterthought for presidential candidates
Dina Gilio-Whitaker: Native issues seem like an afterthought for presidential candidates (May 4, 2016)

As a Native person my education cured me of whatever belief I had left in the American political system.


Bill repeals land swap for mine on sacred Apache site in Arizona
Bill repeals land swap for mine on sacred Apache site in Arizona (June 19, 2015)

The Save Oak Flat Act has bipartisan support, including the Rep. Tom Cole and Rep. Markwayne Mullin, both Republicans from Oklahoma.


Letter: Acting Cherokee Nation chief defies tribe on Freedmen
Letter: Acting Cherokee Nation chief defies tribe on Freedmen (October 17, 2011)

"Acting Chief Elect Joe Crittenden should respectfully submit his resignation. How many more times will the Cherokee people put up with having their sovereign rights disregarded, disrespected and denied when...