Is Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke about to say sayonara to Indian Country?
Stacy Phelps, a citizen of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate, has been cleared by a jury in connection with an Indian education funding scandal.
The current understanding of ‘hate groups’ excludes those who undermine tribal rights and sovereignty.
The leader of the country's largest and oldest inter-tribal organization is defending the group’s handling of sexual harassment allegations.
Thousands of Native voters in North Dakota will be disenfranchised ahead of a critical election unless they take action to protect their rights.
Oral arguments in a closely-watched reservation boundary case take place on November 27.


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

The two candidates that will vie for presidency of one of the largest tribes in the nation come from opposite ends of the spectrum.

A controversial county sheriff who was convicted of racial profiling plans to take his case to the Supreme Court.

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke is protecting one area of Montana as the Blackfeet Nation calls on him to protect another.

Two lawmakers in Nebraska are working to address the crisis of missing and murdered Native women.

Brandon Hobson is among the five finalists for National Book Award in fiction.

A Kansas Republican unleashed a racist, homophobic attack on Sharice Davids, a Democrat running for U.S. Congress.

A federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 as unconstitutional.

A Crow family wants the best offer for the use of their land. Negotiations have turned bitter.

New research offers clues to stop the spread of organized hate groups in the United States.

A new report reveals that chronic understaffing at the Indian Health Service denies patients quality care.

Women who complained about the way they were treated at the National Congress of American Indians often found they weren't believed.

Opposition in Indian Country wasn't enough to derail President Trump's controversial nominee to the Supreme Court.

Millions of cans of beer are no longer being sold in a small reservation border town.

The leader of the Crow Tribe is vowing to pay back any misspent federal funds after yet another audit uncovered problems on the reservation.

A letter to newspaper publisher Tim Giago led to the Year of Reconciliation and the first Native American Day.

Montana State University will receive a major portion of funding to build a state-of-the-art American Indian Hall thanks to a $12 million pledge.

A federal judge's decision to strike down the Indian Child Welfare Act continues to draw strong reactions.

Many Native American communities are working to save cultural insights and revitalize their languages.

A #MeToo scandal at the nation's largest and oldest inter-tribal advocacy organization is threatening another high-ranking staffer.

Tribes are preparing for a big battle after a federal judge struck down the Indian Child Welfare Act in a case many believe is headed to the Supreme Court.

Should states and counties be able to tax businesses in Indian Country? One federal judge says yes.

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will be taking a closer look at violence against Native women.

Tribes have finally been given access to the Trump administration's Dakota Access Pipeline decision but Indian Country is still being kept in the dark.

Three Native women are seeking seats in the U.S. Congress. This might be the year for all of them.

Republicans in the Senate are moving forward with a final vote on Brett Kavanaugh after receiving the results of an FBI investigation.

The Department of Homeland Security was not fully prepared to enforce the Trump administration’s 'zero-tolerance' immigration policy or handle its consequences.

John Dossett is no longer employed at the nation's largest and oldest inter-tribal advocacy organization after being accused of sexual harassment.

The Indian Child Welfare Act remains under attack across the nation but tribes in one state are working to ensure they have a voice.

Native voters have filed an emergency appeal with the Supreme Court after losing a case affecting their rights in North Dakota.

A citizen of the Cherokee Nation is hoping to become Oklahoma's first Native American governor and already has the endorsement of a key Republican.


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