National Congress of American Indians announces departure of executive director (February 19, 2019)

Jackie Pata is leaving the National Congress of American Indians after 18 years as executive director.

Parents of Miccosukee child continue to press lawsuit over removal from hospital (February 19, 2019)

Citizens and officials of the Miccosukee Tribe are being sued in connection with a child welfare dispute that drew national attention last year.

Rep. Tom Cole: Government shutdown averted with compromise in Washington (February 19, 2019)

Both sides agree that government shutdowns are bad for the American people, bad for government and bad for policy making.

Rep. Markwayne Mullin: The #GreenNewDeal is bad for America (February 19, 2019)

The so-called Green New Deal is here and its policy is the definition of socialism.

The Conversation: Indigenous researchers plant seeds of hope for health and climate (February 19, 2019)

It’s the land that brings us together, the land that teaches relationship-based ways of knowing about the natural world and its food systems.

YES! Magazine: Border wall seen as threat to families and the environment (February 19, 2019)

Immigration advocates and environmentalists say the real crisis is the border wall the president wants to build.

Cronkite News: Trump's border wall emergency prompts lawsuits and protests (February 19, 2019)

Hundreds gathered outside the White House to protest President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southern border.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Please keep religion out of lawmaking (February 19, 2019)

Thousands of South Dakotan are not Christians -- most are Lakota people who practice the beliefs of their ancestors.

Native Sun News Today: Homer Stands was a legendary Lakota horse rider (February 19, 2019)

Homer Stands Sr.’s mother had a special gift with horses that he carried to the rodeo world.

American Indian Movement co-founder Clyde Bellecourt: 'My spirit will be leading the charge' (February 19, 2019)

Clyde Bellecourt is battling stage 4 prostate cancer but remains committed as ever to Indian Country's causes.