The Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians suffer from the highest rates of all forms of harassment, according to an employee study.
Members of the National Congress of American Indians made history here by choosing a woman as their president for only the third time since the organization's founding in 1944.
Our employees here at the Cherokee Nation are the backbone of our government and business operations.
So what's going on with the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation case? No one knows.
Kevin Edwards, a former vice chief of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians and his wife have been indicted on federal fraud charges.
The race to lead the National Congress of American Indians is kicking into high gear as the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization prepares for its biggest meeting of the year.
Today, we acknowledge the role that the wage gap plays in the many forms of centuries-long oppression of Native American Women.
A non-Indian attorney who lost his job at the nation's largest inter-tribal advocacy organization is suing Indianz.Com, Indian Country Today and High Country News for writing about it.
The last 265 workers at Kayenta Coal Mine are being laid off this month, another step toward the looming closure of the Navajo Generating Station that will bring the loss of hundreds more jobs this winter.
The economic success that America has experienced lately is truly historic.
I am humbled and grateful for your confidence in me to serve our great Cherokee Nation as your Principal Chief for the next four years.
Members of a once powerful family of the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians admitted to stealing nearly $5 million from their tribe.
Citizens of the Northern Arapaho Tribe are standing by Chairman Lee Spoonhunter and his efforts to take his people in a new direction.
When federal agents engineered the nation’s largest single-state immigration raid in Mississippi, a network of activists knew their work was about to get much harder.
The Lac Courte Oreilles Band, the largest local employer, will no longer employ random drug tests or screen for marijuana.
Chuck Hoskin Jr. will be taking over as Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation.
Attacking one of the only two Native women in Congress doesn't pay off within Democratic circles.
Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe, is the majority owner of a modular home building company.
The Indian Health Service cited 'staffing changes and limited resources' when shutting down a tribe's emergency room back in 2015. That wasn't the whole story.
The House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States is taking testimony on tribal land claims, tribal self-governance, Indian education and Indian policy.
Manny Red Bear taught the Lakota language for 25 years until his contract was terminated by the Bureau of Indian Education.
The nation's oldest and largest inter-tribal advocacy organization continues to undergo change, with a high-ranking staffer on the way out.
Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Arizona) said he expects 'full vindication' in connection with allegations of a hostile workplace in his office.
Urban Indians continue to express concerns about a tribal takeover of an Indian Health Service facility.
The nation's oldest and largest inter-tribal organization has hired Kevin Allis, Forest County Potawatomi, as its first chief executive officer.
It's been more than six months since oral arguments in a closely-watched tribal case but who's counting?
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 superintendent at a Bureau of Indian Education school was terminated for sexual harassment after several women came forward.
Sexual harassment in Indian Country is an inconvenient and deeply uncomfortable truth
The Northern Arapaho Tribe is experiencing some financial difficulties.
An organization focused on increasing energy independence for American Indians is helping to bring light, jobs and new opportunities to tribal communities.
A former Indian Health Service pediatrician who was convicted of sexual abuse and awaits trial on more charges continues to cause headaches for the beleaguered agency.
Community members are calling for the ouster of the interim chief executive officer and the clinical director of the Urban Inter-Tribal Center of Texas.
It's been a year since the Trump administration mysteriously disappeared the director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will take testimony on bills affecting Indian education, treaty rights and tribal homelands.
'They’re going to find a way regardless. They’re going to get in here.'
Tribes have been left out of a major part of a new federal tax incentive, with their governments unable to support projects in some of the nation’s poorest areas.
An Indian Health Service pediatrician abused young patients on two reservations for years without being held accountable.
The Navajo Nation’s interest in taking over a coal mine and a generating station has come to an end.
Life was already difficult for Native Americans who live along – and across – the border even before President Donald Trump declared a national emergency.
Stanley Patrick Weber worked at the Indian Health Service for two decades before being indicted for abusing young male patients.
The embattled leader of the Haskell Indian Nations University has been removed from her position at the federally-operated tribal college but won't be going far.
Cherokee Nation is a matrilineal tribe, and reverence for women is deeply rooted in our culture.
With employment and economic opportunities growing, the Winnebago Tribe is ready to welcome more people to the reservation.
The National Congress of American Indians has a new director of communications for the first time since the Obama era.
It's been a rocky few months for the National Congress of American Indians.
The longest serving executive director in the history of the National Congress of American Indians is heading out the door after turmoil and turbulence.
Jackie Pata is leaving the National Congress of American Indians after 18 years as executive director.
The so-called Green New Deal is here and its policy is the definition of socialism.
Controversy continues to overshadow the efforts of the National Congress of American Indians to advocate for the needs of tribes and their citizens.
America has plenty of money for corporate welfare and defense contractors. Why so little for tribal citizens?
The St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance distributed more than 100,000 pounds of food during three mobile drives for employees of TSA, Phoenix Indian Medical Center and the Grand Canyon.