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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.

When early settlers needed extra cash they would say, 'Let’s go out and kill some Redskins and collect the bounty on them.'

Ryan Zinke is embroiled in ethics scandals and management failures. The least he can do is step down.

I want us to go humbly to the very people our culture tried to exterminate to listen to what they can teach us.

A Supreme Court case about land rights and jurisdiction in Oklahoma has huge implications for tribes.

The culture and history of the Oyate shines through in South Dakota.

Federal Indian law is a field of law designed by the United States to dominate Native Nations.

Over the past several years, I've learned more about the Doctrine of Discovery and the white supremacist, ethnic cleansing and genocidal history of our nation.

Native people stopped going to hockey games in Rapid City, South Dakota, after a racist incident.

Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be celebrated at the expense of Native peoples.

During these communal rituals we sing, dance and share the bounties of harvest and the hunt.

The former manager of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's news outlet speaks out about the repeal of the tribe's freedom of the press law.

None of us Indian boarding school boys ever forgot about how we bartered with cubes of butter.

The Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation is celebrating the settlement of a civil rights lawsuit.

Tim Lame Woman, whose Cheyenne name was Night Bear, dedicated his life to his people.

While covering the midterms from Minnesota, I couldn't help but feel the pride my mother would have felt had she lived to see this day.

I believe life on the homeland will not evolve until we rid ourselves of this so-called 'constitution' that was shoved down our throats.

There are times when news stories come across my desk that are sickening.

Vine Deloria, Jr., the Native author, theologian, historian, and activist, was a star of his time.

It’s an excellent time to refocus our attention on the Indigenous origins of democracy in this country.

According to one of my Cheyenne relatives, there are many 'bad bear' stories in our history.

At Cherokee Nation we are adamant about honoring and paying respects to those who have fought for the liberties we enjoy every day and hold so dear.

We often assume age and experience matter most when it comes to making wise decisions, or in understanding how the world actually operates.

We believe it is high time to open the doors of the court houses in South Dakota to be inclusive of the Native Americans.

Heidi Heitkamp, Democrat from North Dakota, stands up for Native American women.

My grandfather's vote would have mattered. My vote matters. Your vote matters.

I believe it is imperative that we free ourselves of this long-standing, unmerited tyranny.

Sensible, accurate, positive terms, especially when it comes to our identity, are a must.

Federal Indian law traces back to a religious doctrine that treats indigenous peoples as inferior, as 'heathens' and 'infidels.'

Democrats have had many opportunities to be true allies to indigenous people. Instead, they have saved their anger for when it suited their needs.

In 2018, more is at stake than a vote against President Trump.