Robert Alexander Innes: A symbol of Indigenous genocide comes down (August 15, 2018)

Perpetrators of genocide should never be forgotten, but they should not be celebrated either.

Rosalyn LaPier: Feeling the power of tribal sacred sites (August 14, 2018)

Historically, Native American tribes have struggled to explain why certain landscapes are sacred for them.

Lori Jump: Cultural abuse is an attack on our spirituality (August 14, 2018)

For Native peoples, spirituality is often the core of who we are and our way of life. To have our spirit attacked is as personal as an attack can get.

Mark Charles: Our country has a long history of White supremacy (August 13, 2018)

The United States of America is White supremacist, racist and sexist because of our foundations.

Tim Giago: The church taught us that our ancestors were sinners (August 13, 2018)

Making a saint of the Lakota holy man Black Elk won't change the brutal history of the Catholic Church.

Celeste Liddle: Comedian makes fun of Indigenous women and gets away with it (August 10, 2018)

Racially and sexually objectifying Aboriginal women reflects a long practice in Australia and abroad.

Arne Vainio: Young people belong to us and we need to support them (August 7, 2018)

It might be that quiet kid in the back of the classroom or it might be a long distance runner.

James Giago Davies: Wounded people love the wrong way (August 6, 2018)

Wounded parents unintentionally teach their children to love each other the wrong way.

Tim Giago: Racism is still acceptable in some media outlets (August 6, 2018)

Many newspapers, including the one in Rapid City, South Dakota, have continued to use the R-word even though they know it is an insult.

Doug George-Kanentiio: Foreign governments trample on Mohawk sovereignty (August 3, 2018)

The Mohawk Nation has long had a rational and methodical way to acknowledge citizenship but that's changing.

Jeffrey Whalen: Tribal government opens itself up to complete tyranny (August 2, 2018)

The Oglala Sioux government is so incredibly oppressive that they have us living in third world conditions concerning the economy.

James Giago Davies: My mother found sanctuary in a boarding school library (July 31, 2018)

Born at Wounded Knee in 1930, Ethel Giago had her feet in two different worlds. Books transported her to new ones.

Bill John Baker: Building a brighter future for the Cherokee Nation (July 30, 2018)

The entirety of this land was once ours, and it is a joy to return one piece of land to the Cherokee people.

Tristan Ahtone: Support Indigenous media instead of closed newsrooms (July 30, 2018)

Stop enabling news organizations that shun inclusive coverage.

Native Americans can be harmed by cultural and spiritual abuse (July 30, 2018)

Abuse can be more than broken bones and black eyes, but other types of abuse can be harder to spot.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: America never puts itself in the shoes of the enemy (July 30, 2018)

Isn’t it time for America to listen to what the world is trying to tell us?

Tim Giago: Some of our own people are guilty of racial prejudice too (July 30, 2018)

Perhaps racism is contagious in that it came ashore with the first settlers and spread across America as the settlers moved west.

Jeffrey Whalen: Oglala Sioux leaders give themselves more money for travel (July 27, 2018)

The Oglala Sioux Tribe keeps spending more and more money on travel for council members.

Editorial: It's time for the Native vote to count this November (July 26, 2018)

Native Americans will turn out in large numbers because they are just plain sick and tired of politics as usual.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Americans are worrying about a lot these days (July 25, 2018)

Americans often seem to be afraid of the future. Catastrophe is just around the corner.

Katsi Cook: Women know that life itself speaks to us (July 25, 2018)

The stories of how we’re born are so important and give so much guidance to a child’s life.

James Giago Davies: The technology that will destroy our way of life (July 24, 2018)

Even the most remote part of the reservation has somebody jabbering into a cell phone.

Ivan Star Comes Out: We need to give our children a real 'Indian' education (July 24, 2018)

Native graduates ought to know that the word 'education' masks the horrid reality of the boarding school era which their ancestors endured.

'The need to Indigenize curriculum in Canada is not up for debate' (July 23, 2018)

The calls of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission mean that we can no longer simply repeat the stories that we have heard and memorized.

Democrats: We must build on the successes of self-determination (July 23, 2018)

Congress must remain committed and attentive to fulfilling the United States’ obligations to Indian Country.

Ernestine Chasing Hawk: Imagine a world where being fat is illegal (July 20, 2018)

Let’s pretend that we live in a world where it’s against the law to be fat, obese or overweight.

Ivan Star Comes Out: Native people go without justice on their own lands (July 19, 2018)

Officials in South Dakota are comfortable with ignoring Indian-White relations so they can look to their future without guilt.

Mark Charles: President Trump isn't the only thing wrong with America (July 18, 2018)

The truth of the matter is that is our entire American colonial empire is naked.

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson: I am not afraid to be radical (July 17, 2018)

The epic nature of settler colonialism requires radical responses.

'A war on the indigenous': Albert Bender on Trump's border policies (July 13, 2018)

Donald Trump’s inhuman campaign at the border amounts to a war against the Native people of this hemisphere.

Indian Lawmakers: Denounce bigotry, even when it comes from Donald Trump (July 11, 2018)

When Indians—especially Indian women—are used as props for a political agenda, call it out.

Doug George-Kanentiio: Iroquois lacrosse team faces pressure on world stage (July 11, 2018)

Lacrosse was created to end wars, not to provoke hostilities.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Supreme Court nomination shows it's time for change (July 10, 2018)

Everything we were taught that was good in America is on the line.

Bill John Baker: Tara Sweeney a 'strong voice' for Indian Country (July 10, 2018)

The Cherokee Nation looks forward to working with Tara Sweeney on issues important to Indian Country.

Funding package with increases for Indian Country slated for action (July 9, 2018)

A bill that protects Indian Country from funding cuts but fails to stop the Trump administration's controversial reorganization is moving forward.