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As Lakota people, we must realize the fact that our ancient world view is as valid as any other.
So what's going on with the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation case? No one knows.
Everyone knows that our language, culture, and history, have been targeted for eradication by the federal government.
Performing for the first time outside South Dakota, the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra’s Lakota Music Project will appear in concert at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.
'It’s like we live in a third world country and we are forgotten,' resident Lauren Crowe says. 'No one cares.'
The courtroom was filled with emotions and tension as the long-awaited sentencing hearing for the death of Kylen Shangreaux, age 2, began.
Native American media has come a long way in the past 50 years, but in which direction it will head from here is anybody’s guess.
For the first time, Sicangu Nation citizens have gained the majority of seats on the board of directors for the company supplying their electricity.
Our ceremonies have told us to prepare for hard times. We are in those times.
The Oglala Sioux Tribe may be first to pass a hate crime law providing protections for LBGTQ and two spirit people, but citizens remain divided over decision.
What is happening at the Sioux San Hospital in South Dakota is no longer a laughing matter.
We need to face some dark truths about ourselves. One, we wanted the money, not the land.
Like many indigenous nations in the United States, the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe has been losing children to the state for generations.
A hate crime law could be the first for tribal governments offering protection for LGBTQ citizens, Mary Annette Pember reports in Indian Country Today.
Whitnee Pearce has hit the ground running in her new position as head of Indian education in Rapid City, South Dakota.
'The tribe is fighting back,' an attorney for the Oglala Sioux said of plans for a large scale uranium mine in South Dakota.
Food security, traditional agriculture, and local self-reliance are key to regenerative societies of the future.
The educational system on the Indian reservations across America have always operated at the whims of the federal government.
For over a quarter century Brian Uptgraft has been delivering toys to Indian Country, the latest being the Pine Ridge Reservation.
For generations, many children from the Cheyenne River Reservation have been lost to the system and never to be heard from again.
Kylen Shangreaux was only two years old when he was murdered on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.
Urban Indian patients are suing the federal government to ensure their care remains in the hands of the Indian Health Service.
'By helping young farmers gain access to land, everyone can help play a role.'
The president is a racist, but he needs to keep that hate within himself.
Times were really tough on the reservation after the war, but these kind and gentle people found the time and the money to make Sunday nights their own.
The late attorney Arthur Lazarus, Jr., handled the Sioux Nation's landmark claim to the Black Hills.
The time for action is now! Our children and families depend on it.
There is no doubt about it: law enforcement is racially profiling people, and weeding out the likely loiterers from the white citizenry.
The Oglala Sioux Tribe Nursing Home will open a new 12-bed memory wing in January 2020.
The Lakota people referred to the buffalo as their relative, either by brother or sister.
The Indian Health Service cited 'staffing changes and limited resources' when shutting down a tribe's emergency room back in 2015. That wasn't the whole story.
Leaders of the Ute Tribe and the Yankton Sioux Tribe are calling on fellow Indian nations to oppose an eagle feather petition they say weakens treaty rights and undermines sovereignty.
The newly named Oyate Health Center will be serving the Oyate, or the people, in South Dakota.
Cora White Horse has faced no action so far from the Oglala Sioux Tribe after being accused of distributing prescription drugs.
The 1890 Wounded Knee Massacre was a deliberate and planned military action on sovereign tribal land.
Most Lakota with any common sense know that there will never be a deal struck to return all of the Black Hills to the Indian people.
It appears that the Republicans no longer have a party, they have a cult.
A five-year-old girl from the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe died after being swept away in a creek on the reservation.
The descendants of Lakota people no longer have control over their lives.
Manny Red Bear taught the Lakota language for 25 years until his contract was terminated by the Bureau of Indian Education.
Native Americans are not chopped liver.