'There There' by Tommy Orange has been described as one of the best books of 2018.
The children, many of them Indigenous, are dying. Where is the conscience of America?
Northeastern Oklahoma is an area with some of the best outcomes for American Indian children in the country.
Well, the 'Grandma' theme will not let me alone.
More people have been apprehended at the border in the past seven months than during any full year in the last decade.
For one of the more visible signs of a broken system, just look to the humanitarian and security crisis at the southern border, where the situation is rapidly getting worse each day and money is quickly running out to handle it effectively.


One genocide is never the same as another, and therefore a static law or a fixed concept of genocide is of little use to protect us from its horrors.

This land is not the land of the free, ask any Indian.

No matter who you are or what your circumstance is, you will always have a home in this tribe.

The murder and disappearance of Indigenous women and girls are occurring at stunning rates at both sides of the Medicine Line, with shared historical reasons.

American Indian and Alaska Native men report high rates of domestic violence, sexual violence and stalking, too.

The current movement to outlaw abortion is perceived by the Iroquois as an attempt by men to control the birthing process and to return women to their former condition of servitude.

It was one of those events that are life changing, but totally unplanned.

When a simple card game with a grandchild reveals more than you expected.

Two statues in Charlottesville, Virginia, depict Native people in an unfavorable light, argues scholar Anthony Guy Lopez.

Our lives as Indians and Whites reflect a rugged, unjust history of enforced death to tribal life, and the subsequent colonization of a struggling sovereign indigenous nation.

The Cherokee Nation Marshal Service is an invaluable asset to our citizens and communities.

A strong, modern infrastructure system is critical, especially when disaster strikes.

Tornadoes and massive flooding have already dealt devastating blows to many communities across Oklahoma.

American history is rife with examples of states and the federal government failing to honor treaties with Native American tribes.

Activists are calling for the removal of a mural at a public high school in California. Two professors say it should stay up.

When all you do is pitch to your base, it turns out no one else has much to gain by playing ball with you.

What is it with white Republican men that causes them to be so adamantly against abortions?

It’s going on eight years now, since I’ve been churning out weekly columns.

I was doing some work in the kitchen of our home and singing a little song that popped into my head.

Free markets allow consumers and producers to freely participate in mutually beneficial transactions, empowering entrepreneurs and innovators to create the future.

It is still the responsibility of the U.S. government, according to the 1868 Treaty, to provide health care.

The United States will only honor the treaties it makes when they are forced to do it.

For Clayvin Herrera and other members of the Apsáalooke Nation, the Supreme Court’s decision vindicates a right they believe essential.

Donald Trump has been called almost everything—racist demagogue, vulgar sexist, inept businessman, pathological liar, and moron.

Two of the top oil and gas producing states are also the leaders in renewable power.

Many tribes are still in the process of trying to make colonial systems work for them.

I speak as an abused boarding school survivor. I was there; I saw it, I felt it, and I recovered from it.

America was built upon the backs of resourceful women, many wives, mothers and grandmothers.

We have to keep in mind the fact that our Lakota language was targeted for obliteration.

Should the federal government stop issuing Certificates of Degree of Indian Blood?