National Congress of American Indians puts prized property on the market (December 8, 2022)The Embassy of Tribal Nations, the home of the National Congress of American Indians, is on the market.
‘For all of Indian Country’: Native woman judge makes history in Michigan (December 6, 2022)A Native person will serve on one of the highest courts in Michigan for the first time in state history.
VIDEO: White House Tribal Nations Summit Day 1 (November 30, 2022)The Department of the Interior hosts the White House Tribal Nations Summit on November 30, 2022.
Tribal youth get a taste of food sovereignty at White House gathering (November 15, 2022)Dozens of young Native people flocked to the nation’s capital for the return of the White House Tribal Youth Forum, where they saw food sovereignty in action.
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Markwayne Mullin becomes first Native U.S. Senator in nearly two decades (November 8, 2022)Markwayne Mullin has made history as the first tribal citizen to win election to the U.S. Senate in nearly two decades.
Indian Country rallies as U.S. Supreme Court hears ICWA challenge (November 3, 2022)Indian Country will be out in force as the nation’s highest court weighs the future of the Indian Child Welfare Act.
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White House announces 2022 Tribal Nations Summit (October 26, 2022)The 2022 White House Tribal Nations Summit will be hosted at the Department of the Interior on November 30 and December 1.
Native food sovereignty figure admits no tribal connections (October 21, 2022)A scholar who has made a name for herself in Native food sovereignty has vowed to stop claiming to be of “Mohawk/Mi’kmaq descent” despite doing so for decades.
Lawsuit against National Congress of American Indians set for first hearing (October 20, 2022)A lawsuit against the National Congress of American Indians is finally getting its first hearing, some six months after it was filed.
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Secretary Deb Haaland provides update from Department of the Interior (September 27, 2022)Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland provides an update at the 39th Annual National Tribal Health Conference.
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Biden administration hosts listening sessions on U.S. Supreme Court decision (September 15, 2022)The Biden administration is hosting two listening sessions to hear from tribes about a controversial U.S. Supreme Court decision.
National Congress of American Indians announces Sovereignty Run (September 14, 2022)“We are in a critical time where, once again, our sovereignty is being threatened,” National Congress of American Indians President Fawn Sharp said in announcing the 2022 Sovereignty Run.
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‘We got lied to’: Native students find flaws in free tuition program (September 6, 2022)A public university promised free tuition for Native students. Then the details were revealed.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (August 29, 2022)NAFOA works to provide advocacy and resources for all of Indian Country.
‘We just need to be safe’: Monkeypox vaccine rolls out in Indian Country (August 23, 2022)The Navajo Nation is receiving its first doses of the Monkeypox vaccine as experts and providers in Indian Country respond to the latest public health threat.
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FEMA releases first-ever National Tribal Strategy (August 18, 2022)The Federal Emergency Management Agency announces the release of its National Tribal Strategy.
Native leaders join national panel to address derogatory place names (August 16, 2022)The Advisory Committee on Reconciliation in Place Names will address racist and derogatory terms across the country.
National Congress of American Indians loses top executive after a year (August 15, 2022)The nation’s oldest and largest inter-tribal advocacy organization has “parted ways” with its highest-ranking employee, who had been on the job for barely a year.
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White House releases fact sheet on internet in tribal communities (August 11, 2022)The Biden administration is working to improve high-speed internet in American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian communities.
Indian gaming revenues hit record $39 billion despite COVID-19 (August 10, 2022)The tribal casino industry has rebounded dramatically despite the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, with revenues reaching a record high.
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