Recap: Tara Sweeney confirmation hearing as Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs (May 9, 2018)

After a long wait, Tara Sweeney finally went to Capitol Hill to share her vision for Indian Country.

High Country News: Tribes are taking the lead in battle against opioids (May 9, 2018)

Native communities have been flooded with prescription pain pills.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: The American dream was built on the bodies of Indian people (May 9, 2018)

One of America's continuing problem has always been the omission of the Indian history and experience.

'No more stolen sisters!': Events raise awareness of the missing and murdered (May 9, 2018)

It’s a story that seems to fly under the radar to the mainstream media. And the Lakota people are fed up with it.

Sacred pipe sold at auction being returned to tribes thanks to anonymous buyer (May 9, 2018)

The Prairie Island Indian Community is offering thanks to an anonymous person who purchased a sacred pipe at an auction.

Cronkite News: Tribes are slowly reclaiming authority over their homelands (May 9, 2018)

For decades, tribal law enforcement had to refer serious crime to federal or state agencies with scant resources – and little interest, critics say – to investigate those crimes.

Mark Trahant: #NativeVote18 candidates aren't just Republicans or Democrats (May 9, 2018)

The American election process does not make it easy for independent and third-party candidates.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Lakota people would love to see another racist on Mount Rushmore (May 9, 2018)

Let's put Donald Trump's face on Mount Rushmore and call it Mount Trumpmore.

Arne Vainio: Sharing our stories with 'In the Spirit of Medicine' (May 9, 2018)

KUMD in Minnesota has asked me to read my stories. The first segment goes on the air on Monday, May 14.