Harold Frazier: Take action now to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline (November 17, 2016)
This pipeline jeopardizes the health of our people, the very existence of our sacred lands and waters, and directly violates the United States’ solemn treaty obligations to the Great Sioux Nation
Navajo Nation settles dispute over sale of unauthorized 'Navajo' products (November 17, 2016)
The tribe will enter into a license and supply agreement with Urban Outfitters and will collaborate on a line of 'authentic' jewelry.
Blackfeet Nation scores victories on sacred sites and water rights (November 17, 2016)
It's turning out to be a banner week for the Montana tribe despite uncertainty in the political climate.
Donald Trump tries to impose lobbying restrictions on new team (November 17, 2016)
A Washington, D.C., lobbyist had already been tapped to oversee transition efforts at the Department of the Interior.
Bureau of Indian Affairs rebuffs Nooksack Tribe on disenrollment (November 17, 2016)
Despite warnings from the federal agency, the tribe has started removing more than 300 people from the rolls.
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux Tribe elects a new president (November 17, 2016)
In comments given exclusively to The Lakota Country Times, Scott Weston called for unity amongst all First Nations people in the light of the election of Donald Trump to the White House.
Delphine Red Shirt: National holiday needed for Native Americans (November 17, 2016)
Several states designate Columbus Day as Native American Day, but there is no national legal holiday.
Native Sun News Today: North Dakota county sheriff continues #NoDAPL crackdowns (November 17, 2016)
Allies redoubled their support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s effort to halt Dakota Access Pipeline construction, in the wake of the federal and state elections.
Native Sun News Today Editorial: Keep Sarah Palin far away from Bureau of Indian Affairs (November 17, 2016)
What is the most horrifying of all; there is a strong possibility that Donald Trump will appoint Sarah Palin as the Secretary of the Interior.
Michelle LaPena: Lessons from the movement at Standing Rock (November 17, 2016)
'There comes a time when history begins to repeat itself.'
Gabe Galanda: Every tribe should be troubled by disenrollments (November 17, 2016)
'The disenrollment club is one club you don’t want your tribe to join.'
Gyasi Ross: What Donald Trump's win means for Indian Country (November 17, 2016)
'Put bluntly, we will not make any positive strides during the Trump Administration.'
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