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Darren Reid: America was built on violence against Native peoples
Darren Reid: America was built on violence against Native peoples (February 26, 2019)

Kentucky, home to the #MAGA youth at the center of a viral video, was founded on a legacy of anti-Native violence.


Native Sun News Today: Native elder seeks dialog with #MAGA youth
Native Sun News Today: Native elder seeks dialog with #MAGA youth (February 5, 2019)

Feeling mocked by Catholic students during the historic Indigenous Peoples March, a Native elder offered to defuse tense fallout by holding a dialog in their hometown.


Albert Bender: Racism to blame for missing and murdered Native people
Albert Bender: Racism to blame for missing and murdered Native people (December 7, 2018)

The brutal murder of Amanda Webster emphasizes the plight of Indigenous women throughout the country.


Hearing scheduled on missing and murdered in Indian Country
Hearing scheduled on missing and murdered in Indian Country (December 5, 2018)

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will be confronting the 'silent crisis' of the missing and the murdered at a hearing on December 12.


Arrest made in connection with murder of Navajo Nation woman
Arrest made in connection with murder of Navajo Nation woman (December 4, 2018)

Amanda Dakota Webster, a 26-year-old mother of three from the Navajo Nation, was murdered on December 1.


Helen Danser: Indians represent vital part of Kentucky's history
Helen Danser: Indians represent vital part of Kentucky's history (December 8, 2014)

The chair of the Kentucky Native American Heritage Commission calls attention to the state's Indian heritage.


Jack Abramoff getting paid to lecture lawmakers about ethics
Jack Abramoff getting paid to lecture lawmakers about ethics (January 4, 2012)

Convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff is being paid $5,000, plus expenses, to lecture lawmakers in Kentucky about "ethics," Bloomberg News reports. Abramoff claims he will use the money to pay back...