Our Cherokee people have contributed in every major battle and war ever fought in this country and continue to serve in the Armed Forces in some of the highest rates per ethnicity.
Is the nation's highest court on Indian time? It sure looks like it, judging by the wait for a decision in a highly-anticipated case.
A former Democratic Congressman employed by the Chickasaw Nation is being accused of taking part in a attempted coup at the largest gun lobby.
Participation in Remember the Removal enables the riders to better understand the trials and tribulations our people faced during their journey to Indian Territory.
Joy Harjo, a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, has been named the 23rd Poet Laureate of the United States.
Homes and buildings have been destroyed, roadways have been washed out, and many rivers and lakes have risen to record-breaking levels.
It only took 194 days for the Supreme Court to issue one sovereignty decision. Where's the other one?
Bills addressing the sovereign rights of tribes, aging Indian schools and the history of Ponca people are moving forward on Capitol Hill.
Northeastern Oklahoma is an area with some of the best outcomes for American Indian children in the country.
After a blockbuster season in which tribal treaties have been front and center, it looks like the Supreme Court is taking a little break from Indian Country.
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.
No matter who you are or what your circumstance is, you will always have a home in this tribe.
Resistance to the Keystone XL Pipeline continues on ancestral tribal land in Nebraska.
It's been more than six months since oral arguments in a closely-watched tribal case but who's counting?
Native Americans and Indigenous people are well represented in The Advocate magazine's annual list of 'Champions of Pride.'
The Cherokee Nation Marshal Service is an invaluable asset to our citizens and communities.
A strong, modern infrastructure system is critical, especially when disaster strikes.
Tornadoes and massive flooding have already dealt devastating blows to many communities across Oklahoma.
Citizens of the Cherokee Nation are choosing a new leader but one of the leading candidates won't be on the June 1 ballot.
You can Google 'Richest Native Americans,' and you won’t get Tom Love, or any other person.
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.
A bill that recognizes the removal and resilience of the Ponca people is seeing movement in the 116th Congress.
Two of the top oil and gas producing states are also the leaders in renewable power.
The nation's highest court has once again sided with Indian Country in a treaty rights case.
Should the federal government stop issuing Certificates of Degree of Indian Blood?
Small businesses are our lifeline and represent a bright future for tribes in Oklahoma.
During Military Appreciation Month, we rightly join in expressing gratitude for our service members, their families and the daily sacrifices they make on our behalf.
The men and women of our law enforcement put their lives on the line each day to protect our families and our communities.
Jefferson Keel is stepping down as Lieutenant Governor of the Chickasaw Nation but he won't be going far from his people.
Sequoyah High School remains the educational home for our youth and is a magnet for the best and brightest in Cherokee Nation and Indian Country.
Without our language, we lose a significant part of our identity as Cherokee people.
The opioid crisis has hit Indian Country hard, with high rates of addiction, overdoses and deaths been seen across the nation.
Medicaid brings more money into the Indian health system. Why aren't more states expanding the program?
Authorities in Texas have shut down the Caddo Mounds State Historic Site after a tornado struck during a festival attended by citizens of the Caddo Nation.
Cherokee Nation Businesses is not just the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, but for all of northeast Oklahoma.
The Cherokee Nation supported a state law that required 'Indian' art to be produced by citizens of federally recognized tribes.
Margaret Swimmer, the wife of former Cherokee Nation Chief Ross Swimmer, passed away on April 1. She was 75.
An office of the Chickasaw Nation was defaced with the words 'Indians will be gassed' and 'Savages' along with symbols of White supremacy.
The Muscogee (Creek) Nation is facing political pressure regarding the treatment of its Freedmen.
The Cherokee Nation helps foster connections between at-large Cherokee communities and nonprofit groups.
Native politicians and officials condemned hate and racism after a Chickasaw Nation office was vandalized with the words 'Indians will be gassed' and 'Savages.'
Tribes have been left out of a major part of a new federal tax incentive, with their governments unable to support projects in some of the nation’s poorest areas.
An Indian Health Service pediatrician abused young patients on two reservations for years without being held accountable.
A pilot program that has provided assistance for those in need of mental and addiction care runs out of funding at the end of the month.
We have long believed that education is the springboard to a brighter future for our people.
One U.S. Senate candidate has brought on a tribal citizen to serve as campaign treasurer.
As Cherokee people, we are stronger today than ever before.
Bacone College in Oklahoma is reconnecting with its storied past as a center of Indian art and culture.
Cherokee Nation is a matrilineal tribe, and reverence for women is deeply rooted in our culture.
For years, the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum has sat dormant, but construction is finally resuming.
This year, the Cherokee Nation will award a record-breaking $5.7 million to public school districts in Oklahoma.
The Citizen Potawatomi Nation continues to support public school districts in Oklahoma.
The so-called Green New Deal is here and its policy is the definition of socialism.
Oklahoma’s rich identity is so closely tied to its Native heritage.