While lawmakers debate numerous issues of significance, an important matter surrounding personal freedom and national security quietly looms in the background.
The fires that spread swiftly across the Amazon in recent weeks drew international attention to a problem Indigenous Brazilians have been facing for years.
Republican-led states are supporting the Trump administration's efforts to end the Dreamers program for young immigrants.
'What we do to the web of life, we do to ourselves. If any strand of the web is broken, the whole web is affected,' the Lummi Nation stated.
A new rule allows the federal government to detain minors and their families indefinitely in 'safe and sanitary' facilities, reflecting concern for minors’ 'vulnerability.'
The eldest living descendant of White Fox, a Pawnee man who lived in the 1800s, is seeking the return of his ancestors remains and regalia from Sweden.

Living under another another colonial regime is probably not in the cards for the Inuit people of Greenland.

The economic success that America has experienced lately is truly historic.

Tribal advocates are seeking a World Indigenous Peoples Decade of Water as they fight the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The president of Mexico wants to run a $6 billion tourist train through Maya homelands. He says Mother Earth already approved it.

The United States has been a long-time friend and ally of the Jewish state of Israel.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report included interviews with Indigenous populations as a key source.

Republican pushed an immigration bill through a party-line vote after preventing Democrats from offering amendments to it.

Advocates will continue to fight the use of federal funds for the construction of a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.

Emyra Wajãpi was killed in an 'invasion' of his people's homelands in Brazil, tribal leaders said.

Why are fellow Indigenous Americans being detained on their ancestral land?

A House panel grilled Trump administration officials over migrant family separations and conditions at border detention facilities, but the hearing produced more partisan sparks than answers.

Mexico alone has nearly five times the number of people of Native ancestry than the U.S. and Canada combined.

Indian policy throughout history was meant to exterminate us, but we are still here.

The American Indian Coalition held up signs that included 'No one is illegal on stolen land' and 'Close the fascist concentration death camps now.'

Land acknowledgment is a recognition of a truth, a kind of verbal memorial that we erect in honor of indigenous peoples.

The Trump administration wants to set new barriers for migrants seeking asylum at the southern border.

The 19th annual Native Cinema Showcase begins and ends with portraits of strong women.

With deportation sweeps expected to start in major cities and footage of migrant families held in what critics call 'deplorable' conditions at the border, immigration rhetoric heated up on Capitol Hill.

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.

Midway through the third year of the Trump presidency, someone is finally dedicated to tribal issues at the White House.

By showcasing their Indigenous identity, the fighting cholitas of Bolivia have achieved more popularity than the men.

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

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

For more than 100 years, Native children in Maine were removed from their homes by state authorities and placed with White families in an attempt to erase their indigenous identity.

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

Undocumented immigrants and their families are being told to start preparing for possible deportation following a tweet from President Donald Trump.

Undocumented immigration from Mexico has dropped so significantly over a decade that Mexicans no longer make up the majority of those living in the U.S. illegally.

The children, many of them Indigenous, are dying. Where is the conscience of America?

The trial of No More Deaths volunteer Scott Warren ended without a verdict.

A 15-year-old Mexican teen was shot and killed in 'cold-blooded murder' by a border patrol agent, his family told the U.S. Supreme Court.