Year three of the Donald Trump presidency is almost over but his administration now has someone in charge of Indian housing.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on two tribal bills.
Two tribal representatives pulled out of a new Missing Indigenous Persons Task Force in Montana due to the state's defense of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
The University of Wyoming College of Law is hosting two public events focusing on water contamination on one reservation and and a treaty rights case recently decided by the Supreme Court.
The closing of a thrift store in Sheridan, Wyoming, has turned out to be good news for the Northern Cheyenne people.
Indigenous knowledge and governance is essential because it's where more than a third of the earth and over 80 percent of the planet’s biodiversity are located.


While Columbus Day affirms the story of a nation created by Europeans for Europeans, Indigenous Peoples Day emphasizes Native histories and Native people.

Bearing signs that read 'Violence is Not My Tradition' and 'Indigenous Day, Not Columbus Day,' a crowd drew attention to the missing, murdered and abused in their communities.

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.

'The false religious doctrine of Christian discovery was used by the United States to perpetuate crimes of genocide and forced displacement against Native Peoples.'

An audience at the Tennessee State Museum was reminded that the Cherokee war chief, the redoubtable Dragging Canoe, fought battles on the very ground they were standing on.

The hit television show Oyate Today has launched a new website to keep viewers informed of the program.

A former employee of a treatment facility for juveniles is awaiting extradition to California after authorities confirmed he fathered a child with a Native girl.

There are competing visions for the Arctic, including energy development and commerce. What about Indigenous voices?

A bullet is lodged in Micah Taylor's neck after he was shot by a police officer. He's the one going to prison.

Young climate change activist Greta Thunberg has become an international star in a little over a year.

So what's going on with the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation case? No one knows.

Nizhoni Tallas, who grew up on the Navajo Nation, says her passion for the environment started at a young age.

The Trump administration is being pressed to remove protections for the grizzly bear, an animal held sacred by numerous tribes.

The public hanging of 38 Dakota men was the largest mass execution in U.S. history. Two others were executed at later date.

All of Indian Country is waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court to do what is morally and legally right.

Montana State University will commemorate Indigenous Peoples Day 2019 with a series of educational and cultural events throughout October.

A series of two flooding periods have occurred on the Yankton Sioux Reservation in eastern South Dakota in the last six months, leaving devastation and a need for assistance.

A federal jury convicted former Indian Health Service pediatrician Stanley Patrick Weber of all 11 criminal counts for sexually abusing four boys on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Tribal leaders, federal officials and advocates will testify about the effects of radiation in Indian Country at a field hearing in New Mexico.

'When something happens to an Indigenous person, to a Native person, why isn’t that being heard? We’re just another number.'

The Hopi Tribe and the Navajo Nation are among 26 tribes that will see the return of ancestral remains from Finland, where the items have been held in a museum after being taken from Colorado almost 130 years ago.

After more than 17 years of litigation through three presidential administrations, the Quapaw Nation has emerged victorious in court.

A documentary about Buddy Red Bow, the Lakota musician, premieres on South Dakota Public Broadcasting.

Performing for the first time outside South Dakota, the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra’s Lakota Music Project will appear in concert at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.

To President Donald Trump, the White House whistleblower who reported concerns about his call with the Ukrainian president is comparable to a spy and a traitor.

Native activists have scored a big victory against a new law that was written to stifle their opposition to the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Nagi Nunpa Hocaka, the Two Spirit Circle, is working to reduce the high rate of suicide and substance abuse on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

The race to lead the National Congress of American Indians is kicking into high gear as the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization prepares for its biggest meeting of the year.

The number of Indian Health Service patients with insurance rose from 64 percent in 2013 to 78 percent in 2018, according to a new report.

The voting rights of Native Americans are routinely suppressed by a slew of requirements and practices, such as photo ID laws and a scarcity of polling places, tribal leaders said.

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