Democrats on Capitol Hill are vowing to secure permanent protections for ancestral tribal territory after winning initial passage of legislation to stop energy development on sacred lands in two states.
'In 2019, our Havasupai voices were heard after 30 years,' Carletta Tilousi of the Havasupai Tribe said of a bill to ban uranium mining around the Grand Canyon.
A violent, racist history has kept Native people off their ancestral lands for decades. How can we remove the barriers that still exist today?
Ballot tallies could be flown out of the Havasupai Reservation for the 2020 election.
Democratic lawmakers beat back a series of Republican amendments before advancing bills to restrict mining around the Grand Canyon and on tribal lands in Arizona and New Mexico.
Tribes are supporting legislation to ban energy development on ancestral lands in Arizona and in New Mexico.
The Havasupai Tribe is falling behind in education, health and emergency needs because it lacks affordable, reliable and high-speed broadband.
Tribal and environmental leaders urged lawmakers to protect sacred land by banning mining around the Grand Canyon.
The Havasupai Tribe and environmental advocates will be able to challenge an existing uranium mine near the Grand Canyon.
The Supreme Court has let stand an Obama-era moratorium on new uranium mines on about 1 million acres around the Grand Canyon.
The Havasupai Tribe will be seeking federal assistance after flooding caused significant damage on the reservation.
Indian students who are seeking a better education have won an early round in their historic lawsuit against the federal government.
The beat of a single drum rang out as Dianna White Dove Uqualla sang a prayer for a group of runners about to climb out of the deep crevasse of the Grand Canyon.
The Havasupai Tribe and environmental groups saw a mixed victory as they seek to protect the Grand Canyon in Arizona from uranium mining.
Michael Bruce Jones was only 20 years old when he was killed in action in Vietnam in 1968.
Please stand with us to put an end to mining uranium in our home, which has always been the Grand Canyon, tribal council member Carletta Tilousi writes.
Nine Havasupai Nation students have filed a lawsuit claiming that agencies including the Bureau of Indian Education 'have knowingly failed to provide basic general education' to children.
The defendants include corporations that have engaged in uranium mining and other activities that draw water away from the reservation.
It’s tough to give a poll worker your street address when you don’t live on a traditional street, but that’s just one of the challenges that Native American voters who live on a reservation can face.
Tribal leaders joined Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Arizona) urging President Barack Obama to designate 1.7 million acres around the Grand Canyon as a national monument, bypassing Congress in the process.
Today, four uranium mines operate within the watershed that drains directly into Grand Canyon National Park.
Stopping uranium development is a major focus of the proposed Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument in Arizona.
Havasupai remains the first language on the remote reservation in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona.
A play based on a controversial blood study involving the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona is running at the Duke on 42nd Street in New York City.
Primary Stages in New York City will host 'Informed Consent' from August 4 through September 13.
A community on the Utah portion of the reservation sits just three miles downwind from a uranium mill whose corporate owners are in a court fight with another tribe.
Buddhist pacifists on a U.S. Prayer Walk for Peace and a nuclear-free future culminated a tour April 9 of Navajo and Hopi lands negatively impacted by uranium mining.
An outside consultant has refused to transfer the names despite their importance to the tribe's tourism economy.
The tribe's economy largely depends on tourism but marijuana could change that.
The first graduate of Arizona State University's American Indian Studies master’s program is Lorena Yaiva, who is Hopi and Havasupai.
A review of Informed Consent, a play about a controversial blood study involving the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona.
Navajo Nation Council delegate Joshua Lavar Butler announced his campaign for the Arizona Legislature.
The Havasupai Tribe of Arizona celebrated Blood Victory Day this week.
A uranium mine opposed by the Havasupai Tribe of Arizona is being delayed.
Fronteras on tribal opposition to uranium mining near the Grand Canyon: Mining companies have recently tried a new strategy — going after ore deposits on state land. Clark explained the...
"There are three ways to get to Supai Village -- by foot, by helicopter or by mule. We chose to walk the trail on a cold but sunny November morning....
"For Native Americans in need of good research on their persistent health issues, the troubling case of Arizona’s tiny Havasupai Indian tribe “put genetic research on the front burner,” stated...
Three Arizona tribes will lose their local post offices under the the U.S. Postal Service closure plan. The Havasupai Tribe will lose the post office in Supai Village, at the...
The Havasupai Tribe of Arizona has received approval from the Environmental Protection Agency to develop water quality standards. The tribe won treatment as state status under Section 303 of the...
"In July 2009, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar imposed a two-year halt to uranium exploration and mining on one million acres around the Grand Canyon. The moratorium was a much-needed timeout...
Four tribes in Arizona will benefit from $33.6 million in federal broadband funds. The Tohono O'odham Utility Authority will receive $17.4 million to install at least two wireless towers and...