Native American women are more likely to be murdered by men than white women, according to a report from the Violence Policy Center.
A panel of lawmakers, advocates and medical professionals shared sobering stories about gun violence in the hopes of spurring the U.S. Congress into action.
Despite racist and anti-immigrant scapegoating, data shows that most American terrorists are resentful White men inspired by White supremacist and misogynist rhetoric
It’s time for all of us to work together to address the mental health crisis in our country and stop violence before it happens.
The president is a racist, but he needs to keep that hate within himself.
A former Democratic Congressman employed by the Chickasaw Nation is being accused of taking part in a attempted coup at the largest gun lobby.
Two citizens of the Yakama Nation have been charged in connection with deadly shootings on the reservation in Washington state.
Environmental groups are trying to ban the use of lead shot out of concern for endangered California condors.
It’s now been more than 100 days since Democrats have held the majority in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Police more often than ever before have shot and killed unarmed persons and are rarely reprimanded or punished for it.
Two young men died within a 24-hour period in Rapid City, South Dakota.
Democrats pushed one of their top priorities through the House, advancing a bill to strengthen background checks on gun transfers.
Racists wearing 'MAGA' hats and waving Nazi and confederate battle flags are capable of killing just because it is the law.
The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.
The Navajo Nation offered to pay up to $525 million in cash for the Remington gun company but the offer was rejected.
Schools are the sites of fewer than 3 percent of students’ gun homicides; the other 97 percent occur somewhere other than school.
With shootings, walkouts and calls for reform at public schools dominating the news, attention is finally turning to the Bureau of Indian Education.
Native American students are subjected to higher rates of discipline than their counterparts at public schools, according to a new government report.
Thousands of students participated in walkouts from Rapid City to Pine Ridge to honor the 17 people who were killed in a school shooting in Florida.
Students and activists from coast to coast spoke at rallies, walked out of schools, registered to vote and observed 17 minutes of silence for the 14 students and three teachers shot to death one month ago in Florida.
'All of these students will be voting in the next four years. We will be in the driver’s seat.'
Students across the nation, including many in Indian Country, are demanding action on gun reform in hopes of preventing violence at their places of learning.
High-school student Jordan Harb delivered a gun control message to politicians: 'We want our lives taken into account.'
Under Iroquois customs, mass murders would not be possible.
As activists, youth have not always been visible. But past social justice movements show how effective they can be.
More than 100 students and activists marched through downtown Phoenix, Arizona saying law-enforcement officers placed in schools to protect students instead make them feel less safe on campus.
The captain of the Mesa High School basketball team started the protest on Snapchat. A 15-year-old sophomore merged the social media brainstorming into a solid plan.
To have an honest, nonpartisan discussion about gun violence, we must look at what happened in New York, California, and Texas.
A national walkout is planned for March 14 in the wake of a school shooting that left 17 dead and 14 injured.
Guns are widely available in the United States as a result of early European dealings with Indian nations, according to an author of a law school casebook.
While young and non-White people are perceived as more dangerous, middle-aged White people have the highest rates of gun ownership and commit the most violence.
The mass killing of Native Americans came to an end because of the outcry of all Americans and because of an outraged Congress.
The Pascua Yaqui Tribe pf Arizona will be entering orders of protection and domestic violence criminal convictions into a key national system.
To say that the only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun ignores that most gun deaths are not about good guys and bad guys.
The group claims to be 'indigenous' and claims to own a vast swath of land in Louisiana and the Midwest.
It’s a good thing Congress passed a law in 1996 barring people convicted of domestic violence from buying or owning guns.
The National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center submitted a brief in defense of a federal law that bars domestic violence offenders from possessing firearms.
The country is paralyzed by the death grip of the NRA on the private parts of its so-called elected leaders.
Yes, terrorism is a problem. And It’s frightening. But it’s hardly the most important (or deadly) one that this nation faces.
The iconic company declared bankruptcy earlier this month and owes $500 million to creditors.
I’m not one to say, “I told you so;” at least not in one of my columns. For, fortunately for the world, most of my predictions have come to naught...