Nine students in the Havasupai Nation have filed a lawsuit claiming that agencies including the Bureau of Indian Education 'have knowingly failed to provide basic general education' to children in the remote area of Arizona.
Bureau of Indian Affairs finalizes one last rule from the Obama era (January 23, 2017)
President Donald Trump imposed a regulatory freeze on his first day in office but it didn't affect the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Interior nominee Ryan Zinke set for first Senate confirmation vote (January 23, 2017)
The Montana Republican is vowing to respect tribal sovereignty, promote self-determination and protect treaty rights when it comes to making decisions.
Steven Newcomb: Museum hides truth about invasion of tribal land (January 23, 2017)
'Millions were spent on replica ship used to invade Native nations.'
Tim Giago: Rapid City mayor points the finger at Native community (January 23, 2017)
It seems that we have more than one politician blaming his problems on the media.
Mark Trahant: Prepare for tribal budget cuts under President Donald Trump (January 23, 2017)
If this is day one, remember there are fourteen hundred and fifty-nine to go.
Deron Marquez: Electoral College protects the Indian voter's voice (January 23, 2017)
'A popular vote system would silence the American Indian.'
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe focuses on Dakota Access battles as President Trump takes office (January 23, 2017)
The largest #NoDAPL encampment is making plans to leave North Dakota as the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe focuses on the legal and political fight against the controversial project.
Denver American Horse: Ringing in a new year with our sovereignty (January 23, 2017)
We should start thinking about working towards becoming a stand alone independent country; no longer as wards of the federal government.
There’s no sense creating a group to solve a problem if you’re not going to make the effort to seriously address the issue.
Ivan Star Comes Out: Unresolved trauma affects Lakota way of life (January 23, 2017)
As a life-long resident on the Pine Ridge, I am continually hearing livid remarks regarding the less-than-quality life here.
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