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Leader of Nooksack Tribe defends purge of 'non-Indians' from rolls Leader of Nooksack Tribe defends purge of 'non-Indians' from rolls (11/23)
Chairman Bob Kelly did not address warnings from two federal agencies that his tribe is acting without a valid governing body.
Democracy Now: North Dakota county sheriff 'not worthy of a shred of belief' Democracy Now: North Dakota county sheriff 'not worthy of a shred of belief' (11/23)
A Democracy Now! update from Wayne Wilansky, the father of 21-year-old activist Sophia Wilansky, who was injured during the standoff at Standing Rock in North Dakota.
North Dakota authorities claim rocks and 'improvised weapons' used at standoff North Dakota authorities claim rocks and 'improvised weapons' used at standoff (11/23)
Authorities in North Dakota continue to deny causing severe injuries to #NoDAPL resisters in North Dakota.
Dakota Access cries of financial hit as young victim remains in hospital Dakota Access cries of financial hit as young victim remains in hospital (11/22)
Evidence continues to mount of the extreme violence and extreme tactics employed by Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier.
Law enforcement blames #NoDAPL resisters for severe injuries Law enforcement blames #NoDAPL resisters for severe injuries (11/22)
Sophia Wilansky, 21, is undergoing surgery and is in danger of losing the use of her left arm.
Dakota Access Pipeline continues legal push as frontline hit by assaults in North Dakota Dakota Access Pipeline continues legal push as frontline hit by assaults in North Dakota (11/21)
Upwards of 300 people were injured by law enforcement in the largest single crackdown to date.
Lakota Country Times: Crow Creek Sioux Tribe breaks with state over #NoDAPL crackdowns Lakota Country Times: Crow Creek Sioux Tribe breaks with state over #NoDAPL crackdowns (11/21)
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe Chairman Brandon Sazue has a message for the state of South Dakota.
Peter d'Errico: Indigenous thought guides #StandingRockSyllabus Peter d'Errico: Indigenous thought guides #StandingRockSyllabus (11/21)
'The battle at Standing Rock to defend Native lands and waters offers a great opportunity for teachers in a range of disciplines.'
Republicans get behind Donald Trump as new challenges emerge for tribes Republicans get behind Donald Trump as new challenges emerge for tribes (11/18)
Major hurdles include funding for Indian programs and understanding the incoming president's new leadership team.
Navajo Nation youth battle coal-fired power plant on reservation Navajo Nation youth battle coal-fired power plant on reservation (11/18)
A federal appeals court is hearing arguments in two cases affecting the Navajo Generating Station.
Mark Trahant: Time is on the side of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Mark Trahant: Time is on the side of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (11/18)
A week ago, I was pessimistic about the Dakota Access pipeline and the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s attempt to block its construction on treaty lands near the reservation.
North Dakota lawmakers punish tribes for taking #NoDAPL stand North Dakota lawmakers punish tribes for taking #NoDAPL stand (11/18)
The upcoming tribal leader address has been canceled, with Republicans claiming it was about protecting public safety.
Steffani Cochran: #NoDAPL water protectors need legal services Steffani Cochran: #NoDAPL water protectors need legal services (11/18)
'Our support is greatly needed, and there are things we can and must do from within Indian country.'
Navajo Nation settles dispute over sale of unauthorized 'Navajo' products Navajo Nation settles dispute over sale of unauthorized 'Navajo' products (11/17)
The tribe will enter into a license and supply agreement with Urban Outfitters and will collaborate on a line of 'authentic' jewelry.
Blackfeet Nation scores victories on sacred sites and water rights Blackfeet Nation scores victories on sacred sites and water rights (11/17)
It's turning out to be a banner week for the Montana tribe despite uncertainty in the political climate.
Native Sun News Today: North Dakota county sheriff continues #NoDAPL crackdowns Native Sun News Today: North Dakota county sheriff continues #NoDAPL crackdowns (11/17)
Allies redoubled their support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s effort to halt Dakota Access Pipeline construction, in the wake of the federal and state elections.
Melissa Hellmann: Aggressive law enforcement at Standing Rock Melissa Hellmann: Aggressive law enforcement at Standing Rock (11/16)
To quell the largely indigenous resistance and protect the pipeline’s economic interests, North Dakota called upon the Emergency Management Assistance Compact, a 1996 program that enables interstate aid during crisis situations.
Mary Annette Pember: A 'desperate' legal move by Dakota Access Mary Annette Pember: A 'desperate' legal move by Dakota Access (11/16)
'DAPL officials have ignored requests by three federal agencies to halt construction.'
Native women lead massive march to White House to stop Dakota Access Pipeline Native women lead massive march to White House to stop Dakota Access Pipeline (11/16)
With Republican Donald Trump headed to the White House, Native women led a huge demonstration in the nation's capital, calling for an end to the controversial project.
Brandon Ecoffey: South Dakota officers abuse water protectors Brandon Ecoffey: South Dakota officers abuse water protectors (11/16)
Now that South Dakota Highway Patrolmen have been caught on camera assaulting and abusing water protectors it is time for Gov. Daugaard to bring them back.
Lakota Country Times: South Dakota county criticized for role in #NoDAPL crackdown Lakota Country Times: South Dakota county criticized for role in #NoDAPL crackdown (11/16)
Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom came under fire for his recent decision to send deputies to assist with police action in North Dakota.
Dakota Access defies easement delay and vows to finish pipeline Dakota Access defies easement delay and vows to finish pipeline (11/15)
The wealthy backers of the controversial project insist they don't need a written easement to finish the $4.8 billion oil pipeline.
Blackfeet Nation water deal on agenda as Congress returns to work Blackfeet Nation water deal on agenda as Congress returns to work (11/15)
Lawmakers are back in Washington, D.C., after an extended election break and time is running out for Indian Country to advance its agenda.
Lakota Country Times: On the #NoDAPL front line in North Dakota Lakota Country Times: On the #NoDAPL front line in North Dakota (11/15)
When warriors first arrived at the confluence of the Cannon Ball and Missouri Rivers, the grass stood tall and green and the sun kissed their cheeks.
Dakota Access Pipeline faces a small fine for disturbing tribal site Dakota Access Pipeline faces a small fine for disturbing tribal site (11/14)
A firm that just saw a $1.2 billion influx in cash could easily settle the $15,000 fine proposed by the North Dakota Public Utilities Commission.
Army Corps still won't issue easement for Dakota Access Pipeline Army Corps still won't issue easement for Dakota Access Pipeline (11/14)
The Obama administration continues to engage in talks with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe about the controversial project.
Indian Country prepares for a new jolt on Dakota Access Pipeline Indian Country prepares for a new jolt on Dakota Access Pipeline (11/14)
A decision on a crucial easement remains in the air as tribes prepare for Donald Trump in the White House.
Steven Newcomb: Dakota Access Pipeline is about colonization Steven Newcomb: Dakota Access Pipeline is about colonization (11/14)
'We need to be calling into question the taken for granted false assumptions upon which U.S. federal Indian law was founded.'
Speculation about Donald Trump welcoming NFL team -- and its racist mascot -- back to DC Speculation about Donald Trump welcoming NFL team -- and its racist mascot -- back to DC (11/11)
Will the new Republican president change everything, except the racist mascot?
Nooksack Tribe moves to disenroll 306 after holding referendum Nooksack Tribe moves to disenroll 306 after holding referendum (11/10)
The referendum came after the Bureau of Indian Affairs said it would not recognize any actions taken by the tribal council due to a lack of a quorum.
Oneida Nation wins another decision in long-running land dispute Oneida Nation wins another decision in long-running land dispute (11/10)
The New York tribe can follow the land-into-trust process, a federal appeals court ruled in a unanimous decision.
Native Sun News Today: Prayer vigils continue at Standing Rock Native Sun News Today: Prayer vigils continue at Standing Rock (11/10)
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe supporters, who literally put their bodies on the line to prevent Dakota Access Pipeline construction, organized a Water Protection Forgiveness Walk to police headquarters.
Navajo Nation leaders congratulate Donald Trump on big victory Navajo Nation leaders congratulate Donald Trump on big victory (11/09)
President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez endorsed Hillary Clinton but they are ready to move forward with a Republican in the White House.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe calls on President Obama to reject Dakota Access Pipeline amid uncertainty Standing Rock Sioux Tribe calls on President Obama to reject Dakota Access Pipeline amid uncertainty (11/09)
With Republican Donald Trump headed to the White House, Chairman Dave Archambault II is speaking out about 'uncertainty' and the #NoDAPL movement.
Dakota Access Pipeline stands to gain with Donald Trump in the White House Dakota Access Pipeline stands to gain with Donald Trump in the White House (11/09)
The incoming president has vowed to lift 'roadblocks' to large infrastructure projects like the one that's almost complete in North Dakota.

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