A bill recognizing Lakota, Dakota and Nakota as the official indigenous languages of South Dakota is moving forward.
The law that established the Administration for Native Americans is marking its 45th anniversary.
After a somewhat disappointing start in the Trump era, the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs continues to hit the ground running.
President Trump has failed to offer a budget for Indian Country programs but that doesn't mean Congress is shirking its trust and treaty responsibilities to tribal nations.
Part of my sworn oath as Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation is to preserve, promote and advance the language and culture of the Cherokee Nation.
It’s time the students who mocked and disrespected an elder of the Omaha Nation learn the whole truth of this history.


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A record number of Native Americans, including Native women, are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. Here are the active candidates.

Treymaine Eagle Thunder-Alger and Darian Schmidt are basketball standouts.

Sovereign immunity has saved the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe from being included in a missing horse lawsuit in Nevada.

In the Cherokee Nation, education is the foundation of our success. That has been true for generations.

With the threat of another shutdown looming, tribal leaders are supporting legislation they hope will protect their communities from the drama and disorder in the nation's capital.

With the passage of the Johnson-O’Malley Modernization Act, we are poised to build a stronger future for the Cherokee Nation and for all of Indian Country.

President Rodney Bordeaux of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe highlighted the government shutdown and the Keystone XL Pipeline in his State of the Tribes address.

When the Arizona State women’s basketball team played on the Navajo Nation, thousands of fans showed up.

Born at Pine Ridge, Dylan Pourier has the mind and heart of a Lakota rez ball player.

With efforts to resolve the record-breaking government shutdown at a standstill, tribal leaders and advocates are scrambling for ways out of the crisis.

Democrats in Congress heard from Indian Country witnesses on the 25th day of the federal government shutdown.

The 9 Little Girls abuse survivor advocacy group wants justice and healing for the many who suffered during the boarding school era.

The federal government's trust and treaty obligations to Indian Country have gone out the window as the record-breaking government shutdown continues.

Alejandro Rama, a basketball standout at Red Cloud Indian School on the Pine Ridge Reservation, will be attending college on an academic scholarship.

With tribal communities feeling the pinch of the #TrumpShutdown, Democrats in Congress are working to restore federal funding to Indian Country.

While the student athletes dazzled crowds during the Lakota Nation Invitational, a small group of poets gathered to express themselves in a safe space provided by organizers.

We are the Association of American Indian Physicians. We’re ready to pay it forward.

The Education Department plans to look into a long-standing complaint of racial inequities on the Fort Peck Reservation.

Two scathing reports confirm what Indigenous people have felt all along: they are not welcome in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

A new program pairs up students in the criminal justice program with law enforcement officers for mentorship and learning.

The Lakota Nation Invitational is underway in Rapid City, drawing top basketball teams from reservations across South Dakota.

Since the arrival of Tara Sweeney as the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, there have been at least five investigations of harassment, misconduct and other questionable behaviors.

Gifts from two prominent families have completed the fundraising for a $20 million American Indian Hall on the campus of Montana State University.

Indian energy, Indian education and Indian health are gaining a boost as the 115th Congress comes to a close.

If our language disappears, we will be without the core of the vibrant and thriving culture we share from generation to generation.

We Lakota celebrate Christmas because it was an important part of our culture to give and share gifts on special occasions.

There is a long history of looting and stealing Indian burials and important cultural and sacred patrimony.

A manager at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute had a sexual relationship with a student.

It is imperative that we revive our indigenous world view and spiritual beliefs.

George Herbert Walker Bush only served one term as U.S. president but it proved to be a productive one for tribal interests.

A public school teacher accused of calling one Native student a 'bloody Indian' and cutting the hair of another won't be returning to work.