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Some are just cons…others dangerous to democracy
Some are just cons…others dangerous to democracy (November 5, 2019)

We should know that Russian operatives and anti-American voices are on the internet daily.


Ever present dangers: Nuclear war and climate change
Ever present dangers: Nuclear war and climate change (October 30, 2019)

As a people we need to wake up and do a fresh threat assessment.


The Arctic's future is Indigenous
The Arctic's future is Indigenous (October 11, 2019)

There are competing visions for the Arctic, including energy development and commerce. What about Indigenous voices?


Rep. Tom Cole: America and our allies are locked in a modern-day technology race
Rep. Tom Cole: America and our allies are locked in a modern-day technology race (September 6, 2019)

While lawmakers debate numerous issues of significance, an important matter surrounding personal freedom and national security quietly looms in the background.


Rep. Tom Cole: Democrats go too far with demands for Trump documents
Rep. Tom Cole: Democrats go too far with demands for Trump documents (June 24, 2019)

When you litigate, it indeed becomes much harder to legislate.


Studies attempt to shed light on ancestors of Native peoples
Studies attempt to shed light on ancestors of Native peoples (June 6, 2019)

Two studies published in the journal Nature attempt to shed light on the genetic origins of American Indians, Alaska Natives and other Native peoples


Cronkite News: Lawmakers won't budge from stances on Trump investigation
Cronkite News: Lawmakers won't budge from stances on Trump investigation (May 30, 2019)

Partisans did not appear to be swayed by a careful recap of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.


Mark Trahant: Native Republicans defend Donald Trump after release of report
Mark Trahant: Native Republicans defend Donald Trump after release of report (April 22, 2019)

The president repeatedly lied to the country. He lied to Congress.


Rep. Markwayne Mullin: 'Case is closed' on collusion and Donald Trump
Rep. Markwayne Mullin: 'Case is closed' on collusion and Donald Trump (April 2, 2019)

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.


Cronkite News: GOP allies agree Trump was 'completely exonerated' by Russia investigation
Cronkite News: GOP allies agree Trump was 'completely exonerated' by Russia investigation (March 26, 2019)

Republicans are welcoming the end of a two-year investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign.


Mark Trahant: Testimony confirms what we know about Trump's views of Native peoples
Mark Trahant: Testimony confirms what we know about Trump's views of Native peoples (February 28, 2019)

The testimony of Donald Trump's personal attorney represents a material change in the relationship between the president and all Americans.


Editorial: It's time for the Native vote to count this November
Editorial: It's time for the Native vote to count this November (July 26, 2018)

Native Americans will turn out in large numbers because they are just plain sick and tired of politics as usual.


'Trump picks Putin over America': Native candidates slam president's remarks
'Trump picks Putin over America': Native candidates slam president's remarks (July 18, 2018)

One Native Republican defended Donald Trump but other Native candidates were critical of the president's remarks about Russia.


Mark Charles: President Trump isn't the only thing wrong with America
Mark Charles: President Trump isn't the only thing wrong with America (July 18, 2018)

The truth of the matter is that is our entire American colonial empire is naked.


'A tragic mistake': President Trump faces fire for remarks on Russia
'A tragic mistake': President Trump faces fire for remarks on Russia (July 18, 2018)

President Donald Trump sparked immediate backlash for siding with Russia. But then he said he misspoke.


Republican investigation links Russian trolls to #NoDAPL movement
Republican investigation links Russian trolls to #NoDAPL movement (March 1, 2018)

The movement against the Dakota Access Pipeline originated in Indian Country but some on Capitol Hill are seeing links from somewhere far, far away.


Associated Press forced to debunk article about Trump and Indians
Associated Press forced to debunk article about Trump and Indians (February 28, 2018)

An obviously fake article on a satirical website had to be debunked, again, after it claimed President Donald Trump wanted to ship Native Americans 'back to where they came from – India.'


Indictment cites 'wokeaztec' account in Russian influence campaign
Indictment cites 'wokeaztec' account in Russian influence campaign (February 20, 2018)

An agency of the Russian government created fake accounts in order to promote Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton, according to a federal indictment.


President Trump doesn't seem to know where Dakota Access Pipeline goes
President Trump doesn't seem to know where Dakota Access Pipeline goes (July 14, 2017)

President Donald Trump thinks the Dakota Access Pipeline has something to do with Russia. And Hillary Clinton.


President Trump fires director of Federal Bureau of Investigation
President Trump fires director of Federal Bureau of Investigation (May 10, 2017)

James Comey visited several reservations during his tenure and linked high rates of violent crime to complex jurisdictional issues in Indian Country.


Doug George-Kanentiio: Indigenous peoples converge on United Nations for key milestone
Doug George-Kanentiio: Indigenous peoples converge on United Nations for key milestone (May 2, 2017)

The Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was the culmination of decades of work by indigenous peoples to secure a permanent presence before the United Nations.


William Hensley: An Inupiaq perspective on the history of Alaska
William Hensley: An Inupiaq perspective on the history of Alaska (March 30, 2017)

In a way, there are two histories of how Alaska came to be American – and two perspectives.


Tim Giago: There's a smell of treason in the air in nation's capital
Tim Giago: There's a smell of treason in the air in nation's capital (March 27, 2017)

Things in Washington are beginning to smell a lot like Watergate.


Mary Annette Pember: Memorial to Indian genocide eyed in Russia
Mary Annette Pember: Memorial to Indian genocide eyed in Russia (February 5, 2016)

The Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation recently announced a proposal to build a memorial commemorating the genocide of American Indians in front of the American Embassy in Moscow.


Mark Trahant: Challenges and opportunities for indigenous people
Mark Trahant: Challenges and opportunities for indigenous people (October 27, 2015)

A changing Arctic? It’s a region that presents incredible challenges and opportunities for Indigenous People.


David Ramseur: Ease travel for Natives in Alaska and in Russia
David Ramseur: Ease travel for Natives in Alaska and in Russia (August 4, 2015)

For thousands of years, Eskimos traveled freely in walrus-hide boats to harvest the region’s rich marine mammals and visit relatives on both sides.


Team to look for signs of Native massacre at hands of Russians
Team to look for signs of Native massacre at hands of Russians (April 7, 2014)

A team of archaeologists, geologists and biologists will look for signs of a massacre of Alaska Natives in the Aleutian islands.


Research ties Native Americans to indigenous people in Siberia
Research ties Native Americans to indigenous people in Siberia (March 14, 2014)

Researchers who analyzed indigenous languages in the U.S., Canada and Siberia say their ancestors once lived together in the Bering Strait before migrating to their present locations.


NPR: Indigenous Saami worried about Russia'a claim to the Arctic
NPR: Indigenous Saami worried about Russia'a claim to the Arctic (August 16, 2011)

"The Russian Arctic has the scars of history. The northwest, around the port city of Murmansk, was pummeled by Adolf Hitler's forces during World War II. The Arctic was also...