Dakota Access won't reveal latest status of pipeline to the public (March 20, 2017)
Citing alleged attacks on the pipeline, the project's wealthy backers are refusing to let the public know when oil will be flowing.
Mary Annette Pember: It's sugar bush time across Ojibwe country (March 20, 2017)
Tapping trees to make maple syrup is a time-tested Ojibwe tradition.
Southern Ute Tribe pressured to share more of $126M settlement (March 20, 2017)
The tribe already shared 60 percent of the settlement on a per capita basis but some citizens want the rest.
Hopi Tribe and Native activists lose cases over aging power plant (March 20, 2017)
A federal appeals court sided with the Environmental Protection Agency in a complex dispute over the facility on the Navajo Nation.
Mashantucket Tribe wins approval of land-into-trust application (March 20, 2017)
The one-acre parcel will be used for housing on the Connecticut reservation.
Top leaders from Sac and Fox Nation face another recall petition (March 20, 2017)
Chairman Edmore Green, Vice Chairman James Jensen and Treasurer Nancy Keller are being targeted once again.
Oneida Nation prevails as Supreme Court declines immunity case (March 20, 2017)
The nation's highest court won't be adding another tribal sovereignty case to their workload.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke appears to be working well with the situation but Administrator Scott Pruitt of the Environmental Protection Agency doesn't seem to be happy.
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe sees another Dakota Access setback (March 20, 2017)
A federal appeals court refused to halt the controversial pipeline, which is almost ready to accept oil.
Supreme Court nominee fares well in review of Indian law record (March 20, 2017)
Donald Trump's nominee has a far better record when it comes to tribes than the man he would be replacing on the nation's highest court.
Native Sun News Today: Oglala Sioux Tribe battles uranium mining (March 20, 2017)
The Environmental Protection Agency plans to to issue underground water permits for the uranium mining and milling project opposed by the Oglala Sioux Tribe.
Tribe after tribe surrendered millions of acres of rich lands, water and natural resources to the federal government under treaties guaranteeing them health care in perpetuity.
Steven Newcomb: The Doctrine of Discovery is still alive and kicking (March 20, 2017)
Side-stepping the issue of domination that resides within the Doctrine of Discovery.
André Cramblit: It's time to provide hope to our new generations (March 20, 2017)
Reservations are riddled with drugs and other social problems that lead to an overall sense of hopelessness.
Terese Mailhot: Being a poor Indian is worse than being invisible (March 20, 2017)
From one poor Indian to all others: Rising out of the gutter is possible.
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