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Tribes fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline won a major victory as a judge ordered oil to stop flowing through treaty territory. But the battle is far from over.
In a nation built on racism, sexism and white supremacy, the past is only nostalgic for white, land-owning men.
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Coming out of the Arizona primary, former Vice President Joe Biden has emerged as the clear Democratic frontrunner ahead of Sen. Bernie Sanders.
Washington D. C. is a community where up is down and down is up.
A Congressional hearing on tax issues in Indian Country is 'historic' in more ways than one.
At least four candidates will be attending the Four Directions and Nevada Tribal Nations Native American Presidential Forum.
Lawmakers split along party lines on a historic vote to impeach Donald Trump, making him just the third president to be impeached and the first while facing re-election.
With a growing number of communities celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day, another Democratic presidential candidate announced plans to improve the government's relationship with the first Americans.
Democrats are opening a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump amid controversy over his dealings with a foreign nation.
A clear and shared vision among Democrats is the only way to compete against 'Make America Great Again.'
When all you do is pitch to your base, it turns out no one else has much to gain by playing ball with you.
The late John Dingell, former Democratic Congressman from Michigan, was a supporter of tribal treaty rights and Indian health care.
A Kansas Republican unleashed a racist, homophobic attack on Sharice Davids, a Democrat running for U.S. Congress.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is honoring his 'friend,' the late U.S. Sen. John McCain.
As attorney general of California, Kamala Harris has repeatedly fought tribes on land-into-trust issues.
Key members of Congress vowed to support an expansion of tribal jurisdiction after a new report exposed the extent of the crisis.
Deborah Parker, a former vice chair of the Tulalip Tribes, reminded attendees of the United State of Women Summit not to forget about the first Americans.
The marks the start of a new government-to-government relationship between the Department of Justice and Alaska tribes.
I hope that Republican leaders will take a step back and think about what they are doing.
The Canadian firm behind the project said it would review its options after learning of the decision.
The president will address tribal leaders and engage in a 'conversation' with Native youth at the seventh annual event.
A reception for five contemporary Native artists offered a glimpse into the Obama administration's impact in Indian Country.
Lincoln Chafee, Hillary Clinton, Martin O'Malley, Bernie Sanders and Jim Webb are sharing the stage at the CNN debate in Las Vegas, Nevada.
As the leader of the Catholic Church bestows sainthood upon the founder of the brutal Indian mission system in California, tribal members will be observing a Day of Mourning.
Alaska Natives who were looking for a new era in tribal-state relations have seen their dreams dashed by the state's top leaders.
The president will focus on climate change during his first extended visit to the 49th state.
With a presidential election on the horizon, top Obama administration officials are promising to protect the voting rights of Native Americans and other citizens.
The bill heads to President Barack Obama a week after Vice President Joe Biden drew new attention to the issue.
Preston and Niizhoo Sullivan sang for President Barack Obama and got to meet him.
The Alaska issue gained renewed focus after Vice President Joe Biden spoke at the White House Tribal Nations Conference last week.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden spoke at this year's event.
Alaska tribes are excluded from provisions in the Violence Against Women Act that recognize tribal jurisdiction over non-Indian offenders.
President Obama is building on his visit with tribal youth on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation this past June.
The vice president will focus on landmark provisions in the Violence Against Women Act that recognize tribal authority over non-Indian offenders.
Tribal leaders will be joining Biden at the event in Washington, D.C.
Tribes have an 'inherent' right to protect their people, President Barack Obama said as he signed the Violence Against Women Act into law.
A landmark update to the Violence Against Women Act recognizes tribal authority over non-Indian offenders.
The National Congress of American Indians remains hopeful for legislation to protect American Indian and Alaska Native women from violence. American Indian and Alaska Native women suffer from the highest...
During the vice presidential debate on Thursday night, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin), the running mate of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, said he met a soldier from the Menominee Nation...
The House voted largely along party lines on Wednesday to approve H.R.4970, a bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act. Nearly all Republicans voted for the bill over the...
Devon Boyer, a council member for the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Idaho, will join Vice President Joe Biden at the White House on Wednesday to push for passage of the Violence...