Top police official apologizes to Aboriginal peoples for 'pain and suffering' (July 13, 2018)

Law enforcement helped remove indigenous children from their homes and have contributed to high rates of indigenous imprisonment.

'A war on the indigenous': Albert Bender on Trump's border policies (July 13, 2018)

Donald Trump’s inhuman campaign at the border amounts to a war against the Native people of this hemisphere.

Chevron told to pay $9.5 billion judgment to indigenous communities (July 12, 2018)

Indigenous leaders in Ecuador are celebrating but they might never see the $9.5 billion judgment for pollution in their communities.

'Transform our culture': Tribal community shifts to female leadership (July 12, 2018)

A Wayuu community in Colombia used to be led by men until elders decided it was time for change.

Doug George-Kanentiio: Iroquois lacrosse team faces pressure on world stage (July 11, 2018)

Lacrosse was created to end wars, not to provoke hostilities.

Grannies and Abuelas are heading to the border to support families (July 10, 2018)

A caravan of concerned women will head to the Mexico border to deliver grandmotherly love to migrant families.

'It's gut-wrenching': Migrant children still being held in shelters (July 9, 2018)

Children as young as 5 are still being detained by the United States despite orders to reunite them with their families.

'We care for these kids': Protesters hit Melania Trump on visit to migrant shelter (June 29, 2018)

First Lady Melania Trump visited a migrant shelter that houses more than 100 children who have been separated from their families.

'Bigotry hook, line, and sinker': Supreme Court backs Trump's travel ban (June 27, 2018)

President Trump’s executive order barring travelers coming from six countries with Muslim majorities, is now a permanent part of U.S. immigration policy.

'I only want my daughter': Migrant mother separated from 12-year-old girl (June 27, 2018)

A Guatemalan woman who was separated from her daughter after they crossed the border is suing the federal government to get her child back.

'No question at all': More Indigenous families are crossing the border (June 25, 2018)

Language barriers mean Indigenous families may be more likely to be split up when they cross into the United States.

Graham Lee Brewer: Colonial violence on the Tohono O'odham Nation (June 25, 2018)

Tribal members positioned to help Border Patrol are instead getting run down by its agents.

Cronkite News: Trump shifts immigration debate to crime after rocky week (June 25, 2018)

So-called 'Angel Families' told President Trump that separation of families is a small price to pay for border security.

'This is still Indian Country': Indian lawmakers trash Trump's immigration policy (June 22, 2018)

Indigenous families are being separated at the border, Native lawmakers said, calling on tribal citizens to fight the Trump administration's 'zero tolerance' policy.

Cronkite News: Republicans buck party leaders and derail immigration bill (June 22, 2018)

Conservative Republicans bucked their party’s leaders and joined Democrats to kill a GOP-backed immigration reform bill in the House.

'Never Again': Trump administration revives boarding school era (June 21, 2018)

The Trump administration’s actions are an attempt to write another chapter of the boarding school era, this time for immigrant families.

Cronkite News: Trump reverses course on separation of families (June 21, 2018)

Between May 5 and June 9, more than 2,300 children were taken from their parents after attempted crossings at the U.S. border.

'Open our communities to them': Doug George-Kanentiio on refugees (June 21, 2018)

We must not permit these Native children to be tossed about the country, living in fear.

Aaron Payment: Innocent children victmized again by our government (June 20, 2018)

There are so many parallels to the current crisis of internment of innocent immigrant children with Indian boarding schools and forced reservation policy.

Mark Charles: Separating families of color is a long tradition in America (June 18, 2018)

Throughout our history, the United States has used the separation of families as a means of controlling people of color.

Study questions American origin of turquoise found at sites in Mexico (June 15, 2018)

Turquoise used by Native societies in Mexico did not come from the American Southwest as previously thought, according to a new study.

Republican leaders derail bipartisan immigration reform legislation (June 15, 2018)

Republican leaders derailed an attempt to force a vote on a bipartisan package of immigration reform bills, drawing outrage from Democrats.

'I grow food for survival': Indigenous women farm for their families (June 15, 2018)

Threatened by a mining company, indigenous women in the remote highlands of Guatemala are marching, increasing productivity, and planting trees.

'Attacking our children': Activists denounce separation of families at border (June 13, 2018)

A new group called Free the Children Coalition is denouncing the Trump administration's harsh immigration policies.

Trump Administration: Domestic abuse or gang violence no longer grounds for asylum (June 12, 2018)

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said immigrant victims of gang violence or domestic abuse will no longer be able to claim asylum in the United States.

Cronkite News: Republican slams President Trump on same day of 'Flake' tweet (June 8, 2018)

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) is heading out of office soon soon but he's still taking time to criticize President Donald Trump’s actions and policies.

Grand Ronde Tribes reclaim ancestral property from British museum (June 5, 2018)

'It’s really the spirit within our people that I felt crying out,' Chairwoman Cheryle Kennedy says of items on display at the Grand Ronde tribal museum.

DNA study finds relations near and far among the first Americans (June 1, 2018)

Are we all related? Scientists are still trying to figure that out.

Cronkite News: Head of Homeland Secretary refutes reports of 'lost' children (June 1, 2018)

'If you come here illegally, whether you’re single, whether you have a family ... you’ve broken the law," Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said.

Indigenous woman shot and killed by U.S. Border Patrol agent (May 30, 2018)

A 19-year-old indigenous woman from Guatemala was shot and killed by a federal agent after crossing into the United States.

Museum in Germany returns items stolen from Native graves in Alaska (May 17, 2018)

A museum in Germany is returning items that were stolen from Native graves in Alaska to their rightful place.

Tribal items still going up for sale as lawmakers advance STOP Act (May 17, 2018)

A bipartisan bill aimed at stopping the trafficking of tribal items is taking a step forward on Capitol Hill amid ongoing concern over the sale of cultural property.

Native Sun News Today: Indigenous people 'criminalized, detained and sent to prisons' (May 17, 2018)

A top United Nations official is finding commonalities among indigenous struggles throughout the Americas.

Sports teams in Europe also boast stereotypical 'Indian' imagery (May 7, 2018)

The use of Indians as mascots in sports is on the decline in the United States. An opposite trend is seen in Europe.

Man accused of killing indigenous healer dies in apparent lynching in Peru (April 23, 2018)

Olivia Arévalo, an 81-year-old indigenous leader, was killed in Peru and her community apparently took justice in its own hands.