Osage Nation hails federal complaint in misappropriation case (January 30, 2017)
The Securities and Exchange Commission is going after former advisers who are accused of cheating the tribe out of at least $1 million.
President Trump ready to announce choice for vacant Supreme Court seat (January 30, 2017)
Tribes pay close attention to the nation's highest court because the decisions carry significant impacts in their communities.
Leaders of key Senate panel divided on Dakota Access Pipeline (January 30, 2017)
Like most Republicans, Sen. John Hoeven (R-North Dakota) supports completion of the controversial project even though Indian Country doesn't want it.
Judge seeks timeline from Trump team on Dakota Access Pipeline (January 30, 2017)
A federal judge is wary of being blindsided by the new White House regarding the final portion of the costly and controversial project.
Democracy Now: President Trump declares pipeline war on Indian Country (January 30, 2017)
Winona LaDuke: 'To be honest, it is pretty much a declaration of war against us all out here, not just against Native people, but against anybody who wants to drink.'
James Trimarco: Banks agree to talk to Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (January 30, 2017)
Seven banks—including Wells Fargo, TD Bank, and Citibank—will meet with Standing Rock Sioux leaders after months of intense defund-DAPL pressure.
Tim Vanderpool: Tohono O'odham Nation wary of border activities (January 30, 2017)
Tensions are high on the Tohono O’odham Nation, where Border Patrol has proposed high-tech surveillance towers as part of a sophisticated 'virtual wall' system.
Mark Trahant: Indian Country can survive the Donald Trump era (January 30, 2017)
The new administration is only a few days old and already the chaos of the times have upset business as usual.
Dean Suagee: Include tribal nations in federal conservation fund (January 30, 2017)
The Land and Water Conservation Fund is an important avenue for Indian country funding.
Ivan Star Comes Out: Indian people can no longer fail our ancestors (January 30, 2017)
We have a moral duty to reestablish our presence in the future for the sake of our children and grandchildren.
Native Sun News Today: Art students unveil 'Water Is Life' mural (January 30, 2017)
When art students embarked upon the task of creating a mural depicting 'Water is Life,' they learned the value of water.
President Trump’s executive orders represent the potential death of tribal sovereignty when it was just beginning to reassert itself at the close of the Obama years.
Harlan McKosato: Indian Health Service is in danger under President Trump (January 30, 2017)
We need the spirit of Standing Rock in the Native health care fight.
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