President Trump ignores tribes in executive order on US-Mexico border wall (January 25, 2017)
Indian Country has already been excluded from prior border security efforts.
Rick Perry as Secretary of Energy and Ryan Zinke as Secretary of the Interior are still waiting to join the Cabinet.
Gabe Galanda: The Obama administration's disenrollment legacy (January 25, 2017)
'By and large President Obama got it wrong on disenrollment until the end of his presidency.'
Native Sun News Today: Indian Child Welfare Act fight continues as South Dakota appeals lawsuit (January 25, 2017)
For those who’ve lost children to a system that steals their identity, culture and connection to their families, and then subjects them to a system where many may languish unconnected for decades, the Indian Child Welfare Act appeared to be a Godsend.
Eryn Wise: People of color cannot feel safe anywhere in America (January 25, 2017)
'Washington D.C. has been one of my favorite cities for as long as I can remember.'
Brandon Ecoffey: Republican lawmaker goes after the most vulnerable in Indian Country (January 25, 2017)
It isn't a stretch to say that the vast majority of people living on the Pine Ridge Reservation do not agree with the the absurdity of Rep. Elizabeth May's legislative proposals.
Two organizations that work directly in Lakota Country received grants from the South Dakota Community Foundation and the Bush Foundation.
Tribes push back as President Donald Trump revives unwanted pipelines (January 25, 2017)
For decades, and even centuries, massive dams, sprawling highways, poisonous mines, radioactive nuclear facilities, dangerous military ranges and similar developments have been imposed on tribes by Washington.
Stephanie Woodard: The never-ending Indian wars continue across the nation (January 25, 2017)
The drama and injustice on display at Standing Rock have taught a new generation of observers what Native Americans already know.
Joan Cook: It's difficult for people to 'get over' repeated trauma (January 25, 2017)
There’s mounting evidence that trauma experienced by one generation can have a negative effect on subsequent generations.
Arne Vainio: It's never too late to save your health and your life (January 25, 2017)
I was covered in grease when he came up to me and my hair was knotted with leaves and dirt from working on the car.
Philip Baker-Shenk: Salvaging Indian Country's forced marriage (January 25, 2017)
'Indian country likely will have to reframe its thinking.'
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