Army Corps promises answer on Dakota Access easement 'soon' (October 10, 2016)
While Dakota Access can resume construction on private land in North Dakota, a crucial portion on federal land remains on hold.
Pine Ridge Reservation mourns after explosion leads to deaths (October 10, 2016)
Raymond Owen Eagle Elk, 78; Oletha Mousseaux, 74; and Elfreda Ann Takes War Bonnett, 19, were among the victims.
Kristi Noem: Addressing the many challenges in Indian Country (October 10, 2016)
The challenges ahead are undeniable, but I’m confident even the most daunting hurdles will be overcome.
Mary Annette Pember: Dakota Access Pipeline promises jobs but impacts linger (October 10, 2016)
Independent journalist Mary Annette Pember is on the ground in North Dakota, reporting on the #NoDAPL movement.
More twists and turns as a federal appeals court issues a short order on a Sunday evening ahead of Columbus Day.
Yavapai-Apache Nation News: Hopi boy runs from Arizona to Standing Rock (October 10, 2016)
It’s about a 15-year-old Hopi boy who has convictions about protecting other living things from the dangers of pollution.
Mark Trahant: Donald Trump is disqualified from the presidency (October 10, 2016)
Donald Trump’s recorded revelation of felony intent — and yes, it’s that serious — ought to disqualify him from the presidency.
Native Republicans in Congress silent as GOP abandons Donald Trump (October 10, 2016)
Tom Cole and Markwayne Mullin haven't said anything in the days since an explosive report in The Washington Post documented Donald Trump's comments about women.
Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe treasurer speaks out on corruption (October 10, 2016)
A month into her job, Melanie Two Eagle Black Bull said she thought she was going to have a heart attack after looking at the tribe’s debt and their financial practices.
Robin Annette LaDue: The ugly truths of Republican Donald Trump (October 10, 2016)
'In the juxtaposition of sexism, racism, misogyny, and brutality is the history of women in Indian Country and First Nations.'
Michael Paul Hill: Agent Orange affects San Carlos Apache Tribe (October 10, 2016)
'We were used as lab rats to test the effects of the chemical on the body of Apaches.'
Steve Russell: Indian people can barely afford justice in Arizona (October 10, 2016)
'How much justice can you afford? Do you feel lucky?'
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