When Charles Trimble first showed up at the boarding school on the Pine Ridge Reservation, he was dropped off by his mother.
The National Congress of American Indians drove another nail into the coffin of its senior-most attorney following his ouster from the organization.
Before the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978, more than a quarter of American Indian and Alaska Native children were removed from their homes.
Native American media has come a long way in the past 50 years, but in which direction it will head from here is anybody’s guess.
Ray Cook was one of the most passionate of writers, a believer in the viability of his heritage and one committed to a long standing tradition among his people.
Bill Dulaney, the man who encouraged the formation of what became the Native American Journalists Association, is terminally ill.
Efforts are underway to restore freedom of the press to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation.
The formerly independent Mvskoke Media is being placed under the control of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's executive branch.
The Florida man accused of sending more than a dozen pipe bombs to prominent Democrats is not connected to the Seminole Tribe.
A federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 as unconstitutional.
Adrian C. Louis, the Paiute author, poet and journalist, has passed on.
A new generation of Indian journalists is taking the Native American Journalists Association into the new world of electronic media.
Newspapers like The Navajo Times and the former Indian Country Today made Indian journalism fun.
I sent the Oneida Nation an email asking them to let me have the 'Indian Country Today' name back.
It’s not Jenni Monet who will be on trial. It’s the First Amendment.
'Freedom of information can only make our governments better.'
As a Native American man, and as a man who tries to live my life as a warrior, I would be nothing without the loving guidance of Native women that I know and care about.
In the world of journalism, praise is limited, and critiques are a dime a dozen.
In what some may have deemed an upset, Lakota Country Times put on quite a showing at this year’s Native American Journalist’s Association National Native Media awards.
Since the founding of Hay Camp in 1876, race relations between Native Americans and whites in the Rapid City area have been tainted and marred by instances like those which took place at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center these past few weeks.
The Rapid City Journal published a regrettable headline and flawed story on Saturday that represents one of the more troubling examples of irresponsible coverage of Native Americans in recent years.
Native Sun News continued its hot streak in taking home three writing prizes at the Native American Journalists Association’s 2014 media awards.
Mary Hudetz says the Tribal Law and Order Act and the Violence Against Women Act still don't fully protect Native women from violence.
The Native American Journalists Association celebrated its 30th Anniversary at their annual convention on July 17 - 20 held in Phoenix this year.
With widespread under representation and misrepresentation in the media, a forum has been set up to address this age-old problem.
Actress Michelle Williams on the cover of AnOther Magazine. AnOther Magazine said actress Michelle Williams wasn't dressed up to look "Native" even though her appearance has been widely interpreted...
The Navajo Nation and the Native American Journalists Association are demanding an apology for a "drunk Indians" comment made on a CBS television show. A character on the "Mike &...
The following story was written and reported by Jesse Abernathy. All content © Native Sun News. Darla Leslie, former NAJA president. Rhonda LeValdo, new NAJA president. Shirley Sneve, former NAJA...
"Darla Leslie, president of the Native American Journalists Association, resigned Saturday, saying in a message posted Monday on Facebook, "I believe NAJA is on the verge of financial ruin. My...
It now appears Tim Giago is dappling in a bit of censorship himself with his rewriting of the Native American Journalist Association history. As every decent journalist knows, with...
There have been so many people assuming to be co-founders of the Native American Journalists Association that I will tell you how it started and let you determine who is...