No Native student should ever be barred from wearing eagle feathers or displaying their cultural pride at graduation.
An end to infighting is in sight if we can stand and see it beginning with the demanding what is ours.
Perhaps it's just a matter of time before another Boston Marathon victory will belong to Indian Country.
From 2002 to 2013, the list price of insulin nearly tripled, causing patient out-of-pocket expenses to double.
Drug overdoses among rural Native Americans and Native Alaskans increased by 519 percent, more than twice the national average.
It doesn’t take modern sensibilities to recognize that the Seventh Cavalry committed atrocities at Wounded Knee.


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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.

She slowly stepped out of the house into the hot summer sun. She was thin and pale and I didn’t recognize her until she spoke.

I’ve introduced a number of bills to help provide additional help for patients struggling with mental health issues.

Over the past 20 years, the courts have validated long-standing claims by First Nations that Canadian governments have systematically ignored and violated the terms of treaties negotiated between 1871 and 1921.

Cherokee Nation Businesses is not just the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, but for all of northeast Oklahoma.

The Sioux have known these soft trees and have considered them relatives for thousands of years

There is a strong connection between colonialism and sexual violence.

The U.S. forced its plenary power on our people and basically negated the old traditional system and any opportunity to prosper.

First of all I am not one to engage in online tit-for-tat when my integrity as a journalist is being challenged.

I will continue to stand with my Republican colleagues in defending life for the most vulnerable, whether those individuals are unborn or born.

After two years and $25 million in taxpayer money, Special Counsel Robert Mueller has finished his investigation of alleged collusion between the Russian government and the campaign of Donald J. Trump.

The Cherokee Nation helps foster connections between at-large Cherokee communities and nonprofit groups.

As U.S. Sovereignty increased, Indigenous Sovereignty decreased so that a policy of dispossession and land acquisition could follow.

The Iroquois invented maple syrup and the technology which went into taking sap and making it into that most delicious of sweeteners.

We have just observed St. Patrick’s Day, one of my favorite holidays, due to my Irish heritage, coming from my father, a red-headed, white skinned and freckled guy.

For the fifth time, the U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed Yakama Nation rights under the 1855 treaty with the United States.

To make real progress toward tackling our burden of debt, tough decisions and careful solutions are required.

A pilot program that has provided assistance for those in need of mental and addiction care runs out of funding at the end of the month.

Proportional representation ought to come next -- one that counts Native voices.

We have long believed that education is the springboard to a brighter future for our people.

If you got a group of Lakota men and women together the jokes they told each other and the laughter in the room would have surprised many who only thought of the Indian people as stoic.

Native children benefit from knowing their heritage. Why attack a system that helps them?

President Donald Trump has elevated a new champion for Indian Country to the Supreme Court.

The court’s gone conservative. But there’s pretty clear evidence that public pressure can make a difference.

As Cherokee people, we are stronger today than ever before.

We must stand up against toxic rhetoric and brutal attacks on the rights of indigenous peoples.

Grim facts do not stop the 'blood and soil' nationalists of Donald Trump’s America from feeling victimized.

I want to speak but I cannot and the face is becoming hazy in the crowd.

H.R.1 is a rushed and sloppy attempt to rewrite voting laws, election laws and campaign finance laws to get more Democrats elected.

The Green New Deal should be taken seriously for what it truly is: a socialist manifesto.

Another decision by Governor Kristi Noem has been made without the consent of the Lakota people and has resulted in an embarrassing situation.