The Citizen Potawatomi Nation and the state of Oklahoma have been at odds over sales taxes at tribally-owned businesses.
Oral arguments in a closely-watched reservation boundary case take place on November 27.
Brandon Hobson is among the five finalists for National Book Award in fiction.
Opposition in Indian Country wasn't enough to derail President Trump's controversial nominee to the Supreme Court.
As Cherokees, our elders remain the foundation of our families and communities.
Three Native women are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. This might be the year for all of them.
Republicans in the Senate are moving forward with a final vote on Brett Kavanaugh after receiving the results of an FBI investigation.
A citizen of the Cherokee Nation is hoping to become Oklahoma's first Native American governor and already has the endorsement of a key Republican.
The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.
The U.S. Supreme Court is back in session as Indian Country awaits the fate of controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Tribes across the nation, advocates for Native women and a bipartisan group of former federal prosecutors are taking a stand in one of the most consequential Supreme Court cases in recent history.
Cherokee Nation has always revered and honored our Cherokee warriors, the brave men and women willing to fight for our nation and our freedom.
With a high-stakes nomination in doubt, the Supreme Court is preparing for a term that's already going to be a busy one for tribal interests.
Two Native authors, including one who has won widespread praise for his debut work, are among the finalists for the National Book Award.
Indian Country saw a busy day on Capitol Hill, with lawmakers passing four bills as tribal leaders discussed major issues and controversies.
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians recently returned ancestral remains and burial objects to their resting place.
From ancient traditions to forced removal and assimilation to survival and to self-determination, the Cherokee Nation’s strong sense of identity and governance are undeniable.
Two new reports detail 'unusual' and questionable behavior by the highest-ranking education official at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
From Yvette Herrell in New Mexico to Paulette Jordan in Idaho, it's been a record year for Native women candidates.
The 2018 Farm Bill presents a rare opportunity for Congress to what is right for Indian Country.
Harvey Pratt and his design team -- his wife and son -- are creating the National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.
As we honor our heritage and culture, we know Cherokee National Holiday is about coming home for many attendees.
The Supreme Court might get a new justice soon but it's not clear whether Brett Kavanaugh understands tribes and their issues.
The Trump administration's attempt to reorganize the Bureau of Indian Affairs continues to fall flat.
Citizens of the Quapaw Tribe didn't just re-elect their longtime leader when they went to the polls, they chose a new way to refer to themselves.
The Chickasaw Nation and the Choctaw Nation are the latest to sue opioid manufacturers for the drug crisis in Indian Country.
Athletes at the Native All-Star Football Classic have done some deep thinking when it comes to tribal culture, family dynamics and emotional well-being.
The entirety of this land was once ours, and it is a joy to return one piece of land to the Cherokee people.
Kevin Stitt could make history as Oklahoma's first Native American governor.
The Freedmen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation are suing the Trump administration and the leader of their tribe.
The chairman of the Quapaw Tribe is up for re-election and his opponent is an unlikely one.
The Cherokee Nation is protecting a historic site from development and rebuilding its land base in Oklahoma.
Voters in Oklahoma eagerly embraced marijuana for medical purposes this week but don't expect to partake in Indian Country.
Native women suffer from violent crime at some of the highest rates in the United States.
The Cherokee Nation has fired a nurse who broke protocol by reusing syringes at an Indian Health Service facility in Oklahoma.
For the fifth year, farmers, friends, family and Native people planted Ponca sacred corn in the path of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
A former leader of the Quapaw Tribe has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for attempting to engage in sexual activity with a minor.
Each summer, a group of young Cherokees team up and retrace on bicycle the Trail of Tears, our ancestors' removal route from our homelands in the east.
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a death penalty case that could significantly change the legal definition of Indian Country in Oklahoma.
'My heart was hurt, my spirit almost compromised by this,' Pawnee citizen Robert Robedeaux says of an incident with police in Oklahoma.
The House Committee on Natural Resources is due to advance three Indian bills at a markup session on Capitol Hill.
The Muscogee Nation and the state of Oklahoma are headed into a historic sovereignty clash thanks to the Supreme Court.
The Cherokee Nation is reducing hepatitis C among its citizens, reporting a 90 percent cure rate for those testing positive.
For the third time in an Indian law case, the nation's highest court has asked the Trump administration for guidance despite a lack of leadership in key executive positions.
At Miami University in Ohio, the Myaamia Center is revitalizing culture and building racial equity.
At Cherokee Nation, we strive to ensure every Indian child in our 14-county service area receives the educational opportunities they deserve.
The Cherokee Nation has promoted one of its own to lead the tribe's growing health enterprise.
With his job in jeopardy, the leader of the Environmental Protection Agency can count on at least one defender in Indian Country.
The Trump administration is siding with industry interests in a closely-watched reservation boundary case pending at the U.S. Supreme Court.
The nation's largest Indian education organization is throwing its support behind a teacher strike in Oklahoma due to large numbers of Indian students in the Sooner State.
The strength of the Cherokee Nation resides in our people.
A natural gas pipeline continues to operate illegally on Indian land in Oklahoma, a year after a federal judge ordered it to be removed.
The Chickasaw Nation is investing $28.9 million to expand one of its businesses in North Carolina.
More than 70 Native Americans are running for office across the nation and some are hoping to make history at the ballot boxes this year.
The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum is building up senior staff as construction resumes on the long-delayed facility in Oklahoma.
A special election in Pennsylvania is a good sign for Native American #NativeVote18 candidates running for office.
As the Chief of the Cherokee Nation and the son of public schoolteachers, it has troubled me to see the inaction at the state level as teachers across our great state struggle.
The Choctaw Nation welcomed the prime minister of Ireland for a historic visit that highlighted the strong ties between the two governments.