Ernestine Chasing Hawk: Imagine a world where being fat is illegal (July 20, 2018)

Let’s pretend that we live in a world where it’s against the law to be fat, obese or overweight.

Ivan Star Comes Out: Native people go without justice on their own lands (July 19, 2018)

Officials in South Dakota are comfortable with ignoring Indian-White relations so they can look to their future without guilt.

Mark Charles: President Trump isn't the only thing wrong with America (July 18, 2018)

The truth of the matter is that is our entire American colonial empire is naked.

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson: I am not afraid to be radical (July 17, 2018)

The epic nature of settler colonialism requires radical responses.

'A war on the indigenous': Albert Bender on Trump's border policies (July 13, 2018)

Donald Trump’s inhuman campaign at the border amounts to a war against the Native people of this hemisphere.

Indian Lawmakers: Denounce bigotry, even when it comes from Donald Trump (July 11, 2018)

When Indians—especially Indian women—are used as props for a political agenda, call it out.

Doug George-Kanentiio: Iroquois lacrosse team faces pressure on world stage (July 11, 2018)

Lacrosse was created to end wars, not to provoke hostilities.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Supreme Court nomination shows it's time for change (July 10, 2018)

Everything we were taught that was good in America is on the line.

Bill John Baker: Tara Sweeney a 'strong voice' for Indian Country (July 10, 2018)

The Cherokee Nation looks forward to working with Tara Sweeney on issues important to Indian Country.

Funding package with increases for Indian Country slated for action (July 9, 2018)

A bill that protects Indian Country from funding cuts but fails to stop the Trump administration's controversial reorganization is moving forward.

Peter Kalmus: Trump administration runs away from climate change (July 9, 2018)

The Trump administration has put fossil fuel interests over the planet’s life support system.

Arne Vainio: Our ancestors put lessons for life in our language (July 9, 2018)

On the first day of my new way of life, I didn’t live up to the lessons our old ones put into our language.

'We will win': Treaty tribes continue to stand up for salmon (July 5, 2018)

We will never stop fighting to protect and restore salmon habitat because that is the key to recovery.

Mark Charles: The 'Indian savages' at the heart of America's so-called independence (July 5, 2018)

The United States of America is white supremacist, racist and sexist because of our foundations.

Kirk Francis: Disrespect and disregard towards Indian Country continues today (July 3, 2018)

Indian Country has a long, complicated, and often conflicted relationship with the United States.

Mary Annette Pember: A remaining bastion of white male hegemony in America (July 2, 2018)

A parade of men, white and mostly over 35 years old, wept at the thought of losing their racist mascot.

Tristan Ahtone: Share your stories and reclaim your Native truth (July 2, 2018)

Ours is a story of resilience, strength and pride. It’s also a story that rarely appears in American narratives.

Mark Maxey: Indigenous children have long been separated from their families (July 2, 2018)

Many Indigenous Nations and citizens believe that nothing has changed in over 400 years

Tim Giago: Native American Journalists Association still going strong (July 2, 2018)

A new generation of Indian journalists is taking the Native American Journalists Association into the new world of electronic media.

Chris Winters: The Supreme Court's disastrous term shows why elections matter (June 28, 2018)

With Republicans in control of the Supreme Court, only voter pushback can restore balance to Congress.

Graham Lee Brewer: Hit show 'Westworld' falls back on Native stereotypes (June 27, 2018)

The hit HBO series Westworld both relies on and pushes against stereotypes of the mythological West.

David Quincy: Indigenous people remember when America was 'great' (June 25, 2018)

History is repeating itself, and again it is our most vulnerable who is suffering these genocidal acts.

Tim Giago: South Dakota still doesn't get it when it comes to tribes and bison (June 25, 2018)

It should not be up to the tribes of South Dakota to fill out applications hoping to be accepted as riders in the Buffalo Roundup.

'Never Again': Trump administration revives boarding school era (June 21, 2018)

The Trump administration’s actions are an attempt to write another chapter of the boarding school era, this time for immigrant families.

'Open our communities to them': Doug George-Kanentiio on refugees (June 21, 2018)

We must not permit these Native children to be tossed about the country, living in fear.

Aaron Payment: Innocent children victmized again by our government (June 20, 2018)

There are so many parallels to the current crisis of internment of innocent immigrant children with Indian boarding schools and forced reservation policy.

'Locked in cages': James Singer on forced separation of families (June 20, 2018)

Immigrant children and families being separated by our government is a despicable policy and must stop now.

'I am not shocked': Harold Frazier on forced separation of families (June 19, 2018)

At what point does the United States have to realize they are the bad guys?

Mark Trahant: Indian Country remembers the trauma of forced separation (June 19, 2018)

Indian Country remembers. This is not the first administration to order the forced separation of families.

Harold Frazier: Tribes once again deprived of voice in Keystone XL fight (June 18, 2018)

I am constantly amazed about the ability of the powers that be to keep doing what is morally wrong while justifying it as legally right.

Bill John Baker: Cherokee Nation works to protect Native women and children (June 18, 2018)

Native women suffer from violent crime at some of the highest rates in the United States.

Mark Charles: Separating families of color is a long tradition in America (June 18, 2018)

Throughout our history, the United States has used the separation of families as a means of controlling people of color.

Graham Lee Brewer: Indian Country needs a voice in the Trump administration (June 18, 2018)

Tara Sweeney, an Inupiaq woman from Alaska, could become the second Native woman to head Indian Affairs.

Tim Giago: Not all Lakota people are happy with the 'memorial' to Crazy Horse (June 18, 2018)

The people behind the Crazy Horse Memorial continue to make mistakes because they do not have a traditional Lakota elder on hand as an advisor.

Arne Vainio: Don't wait too long to let someone know they are important (June 12, 2018)

Words are not always the best way to communicate and when you use them, make sure they matter.