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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 Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe is sending a strong but simple message to the developers of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
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.
The number of migrants apprehended at the southern border surged to 144,278 in May, bringing the total for the first eight months of fiscal 2019 to 676,315, already more than any full year in the last decade.
As a light rain turned the soil beneath their feet soft, water protectors and farmers stepped forward from a long line and dropped corn seeds on Ponca land in Nebraska.
Can the government be sued for climate change? Native youth are hoping they can.
This land is not the land of the free, ask any Indian.
Land bills for tribes in California, Minnesota and Washington, plus a bill affecting a disputed treaty in Oregon, are on the Capitol Hill agenda.
In the first two years of the Trump presidency, complaints of wrongdoing, corruption, fraud and misuse of funds increased 16 percent at the agency with the most responsibilities in Indian Country.
A strong, modern infrastructure system is critical, especially when disaster strikes.
When all you do is pitch to your base, it turns out no one else has much to gain by playing ball with you.
Partisans did not appear to be swayed by a careful recap of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
Plans for a Medal of Honor museum have been scrapped following controversy over ties to the Wounded Knee Massacre.
Steve Bullock has a lot of ground to make up if he’s going to close the gap between himself and the other 22 Democrats vying for the party’s nomination.
A winter storm dumped up to two feet of snow on the Navajo Nation, making roads on much of the reservation impassable.
A recall petition against Chairman Cedric Cromwell of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has been certified.
Justice Neil Gorsuch has helped tribes win in two cases so far. He's locked out of a third but experts are sensing a sea change on the nation's highest court.
Donald Trump has been called almost everything—racist demagogue, vulgar sexist, inept businessman, pathological liar, and moron.
The nation's highest court has once again sided with Indian Country in a treaty rights case.
A tweet from the White House hasn't completely derailed Indian Country. But it caused significant damage.
Agriculture is big business in Indian Country. So is construction. Both are impacted by Trump's trade war.
It took riders 10 hours to reach remote families stranded in the aftermath of the 'bomb cyclone' that devastated the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Nazism and White Supremacy have no place in this land of our ancestors.
Jefferson Keel is stepping down as Lieutenant Governor of the Chickasaw Nation but he won't be going far from his people.
Assistant Secretary Tara Sweeney was at the White House but won't say whether tribal legislation came up before President Trump tweeted about it.
Once again, encapsulated within a 24 word tweet today, President Trump has demonstrated his authentic disrespect and disregard towards Indian Country.
A tweet about Pocahontas spooked Republicans on Capitol Hill. Indian Country was the loser.
Indian Country's list of infrastructure needs tops $50 billion for roads, hospitals, schools, water systems. So where's the money?
Tribes and lawmakers support forward funding for Indian Country but the Trump administration is not on board.
'The battle continues, I am not surrendering,' disgraced sheriff Joe Arpaio said.
Assistant Secretary Tara Sweeney is back on Capitol Hill for her second hearing as the Trump administration's face of Indian policy.
Democrats have proven time and again that they have no interest in securing our southern border and protecting American citizens.
NATO remains a vital component to defending freedom and ultimately ensuring a safer and more peaceful world.
Nearly two decades after the first executive order on tribal consultation, the federal government is still struggling to meet their trust and treaty responsibilities.
The president repeatedly lied to the country. He lied to Congress.
Tribes played a critical role in the negotiation of a multi-state drought plan that is about to become law.
From 2002 to 2013, the list price of insulin nearly tripled, causing patient out-of-pocket expenses to double.
Another day, another push by the Trump administration to focus on the U.S. border with Mexico.
Apprehensions at the southern border in the first half of fiscal 2019 are almost as high as the total for all of 2018, with the number of families rising more than three times.
With backing from one of the first Native women in Congress, tribes are calling for a permanent ban on energy development on ancestral territory.
As the Rosebud Sioux Tribe celebrated the anniversary of a spirit camp to resist the Keystone XL Pipeline, President Donald Trump took action to impose the project on the people.
After two years and $25 million in taxpayer money, Special Counsel Robert Mueller has finished his investigation of alleged collusion between the Russian government and the campaign of Donald J. Trump.
'We’ll keep it closed for a long time, I’m not playing games,' the president said.
Amid a symbolic vote on Capitol Hill, the Trump administration's ban on transgender military service is moving forward.
The government post with the most responsibility in Indian Country might soon be filled by a longtime lawyer and lobbyist.
An Indian Health Service pediatrician abused young patients on two reservations for years without being held accountable.
Republicans are welcoming the end of a two-year investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
To make real progress toward tackling our burden of debt, tough decisions and careful solutions are required.
Proportional representation ought to come next -- one that counts Native voices.