It can be argued that thousands of 'Native' peoples are being detained but there are no exact figures on the number of people being detained in the U.S.
It's still anyone's guess why the nation's highest court postponed a decision in one of the most consequential Indian law cases in recent history.
Midway through the third year of the Trump presidency, someone is finally dedicated to tribal issues at the White House.
The disappearance and murder of indigenous girls and women in Canada is a genocide that the government is responsible for.
Wes Studi will make Oscar history by receiving an Academy of Motion Pictures honorary award in October 2019.
New Mexico's largest city amended a decades-old ordinance to recognize tribal sovereignty and create more services for Native people living in urban centers.


The Green New Deal is nonsensical, unworkable and simply a departure from reality.

The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is gearing up for more activity following the recent holiday recess.

Tribal leaders and one federal official will testify about infrastructure needs at a hearing of the House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States.

Aging roads, bridges and facilities in tribal communities are in need of critical improvements, maintenance and outright replacement.

Federal recognition, tribal homelands and compensation for Native Americans exposed to uranium await further action in the nation's capital.

The human crisis on the border is worse than previously reported.

All across the country many tribes are calling for reform of their respective constitutions.

The 2020 Census was going forward without a U.S. citizenship question. Until someone tweeted otherwise.

The Trump administration is diverting funds from the agency in charge of Native ancestors and artifacts to pay for a Fourth of July spectacle.

The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has a new leader for the first time in nearly a decade.

Countless numbers of children being kept in U.S. custody are Indigenous from Central America.

A clear and shared vision among Democrats is the only way to compete against 'Make America Great Again.'

Legislation to extend federal recognition to the Little Shell Tribe has cleared both chambers of Congress but there's still more work to be done.

The nation's highest court threw Indian Country for a loop on the final day of a blockbuster term for tribal rights.

Tribal leaders are seeking support for bills that would guarantee water to their people in Arizona, Utah and New Mexico.

The nation's highest court made Indian Country wait a really, really long time for a decision in one of most consequential cases in recent history.

Water rights for the Navajo Nation, the Hualapai Tribe and Pueblo tribes are being taken up on Capitol Hill.

A slavery reparations hearing on Juneteenth represented the result of centuries of work.

Including uranium on a list of 'critical minerals' opens the door to expedited mining that will put tribal lands and national parks at risk, lawmakers were told.

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe is battling the Trump administration in a lawsuit that will stay in the nation's capital.

Democrats are holding their first presidential debates but the candidates most familiar with Indian issues are not participating.

'This is just the start,' Manny Iron Hawk, a descendant of the 1890 Wounded Knee Massacre, told Indianz.Com

Is the nation's highest court on Indian time? It sure looks like it, judging by the wait for a decision in a highly-anticipated case.

Every day we delay approving the agreement, we hurt American farmers, ranchers, workers, manufacturers, and businesses.

When you litigate, it indeed becomes much harder to legislate.

Despite continued court delays, confidence remains high among the young people -- including Native youth -- suing the government for its support of fossil fuels.

The U.S. called the December 29, 1890, attack on Wounded Knee a 'battle' but the Lakota people know it as a massacre of a peaceful encampment.

Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Arizona) said he expects 'full vindication' in connection with allegations of a hostile workplace in his office.

One by one, members of the community stepped up to the microphone at the City Council meeting, some trembling and angry.

A former Democratic Congressman employed by the Chickasaw Nation is being accused of taking part in a attempted coup at the largest gun lobby.