Calvert Woody, a member of the Navajo Nation, tried to suppress incriminating statements he gave in his criminal sexual abuse case.
Navajo Republicans divided on Donald Trump's 'Pocahontas' slur (June 17, 2016)
Carlyle Begaye wished the presidential candidate would use a different term while Shawn Redd was all for the attacks.
Native women confront high rates of violence in Indian Country (June 17, 2016)
Key members of Congress vowed to support an expansion of tribal jurisdiction after a new report exposed the extent of the crisis.
S.2953, the Indian Health Service Accountability Act, aims to improve accountability, transparency and patient care at the troubled agency.
Rachael Lorenzo: Indigenous women support our family with food (June 17, 2016)
For too long we, as indigenous people, have been told how to parent our children, how to feed them, how to fix their hair, how to dress them, where to send them to school.
Native Sun News: Big crowds expected for Big Horn anniversary (June 17, 2016)
June 25, 2016, marks the 140th anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, near present day Crow Agency, Montana.
Lakota Country Times: Cancer survivor finds support at Rosebud (June 17, 2016)
Over 150 people participated in a National Cancer Survivor Day event to offer prayers and support for Tonya Whirlwind Soldier, who is undergoing treatment for ovarian cancer.
Brandon Ecoffey: Native people know tragedy and trauma too well (June 17, 2016)
Throughout the shared history of United States government and Native people there are several examples where gun violence resulted in the slaughter of many indigenous people.
Adults who are tolerant, respectful and loving begin as children who are shown and taught tolerance, respect and love
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