Albert Bender: Stop glorification of Indian killer Andrew Jackson (January 28, 2015)
The seventh president of the United States is reviled by American Indians across the country.
Senate Indian Affairs Committee holds first meeting and hearing (January 28, 2015)
The proceeding went quicker than expected due to a series of votes on the Senate floor.
College basketball player proud to serve as Native role model (January 28, 2015)
Bronson Koenig, a member of the Ho-Chunk Nation, is becoming a motivational speaker for Native youth.
Young member of Meskwaki Tribe pleads guilty in murder case (January 28, 2015)
Jonathan Youngbear admitted that he stabbed and killed his 17-year-old cousin at a home on the reservation in February 2014.
Megan Red Shirt-Shaw: Our kids should be able to go anywhere (January 28, 2015)
In our traditional way, children are sacred. In the American way, having a family is a priority.
Police investigate treatment of Oglala youth at hockey game (January 28, 2015)
A group of men yelled racial remarks and threw beer on students and staff members.
Amanda Blackhorse: Navajo leader defends racist NFL mascot (January 28, 2015)
When I attended the 20th Annual Arizona Legislative Day at the Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix, Arizona, I did not expect to run into Ben Shelly.
Tara Houska: Respect treaties and reject Keystone XL Pipeline (January 28, 2015)
Tell them to end the cycle of disregarding tribal nations and the treaties this country signed.
Former Pueblo leader ready to change plea in $3.6M theft case (January 28, 2015)
Federal prosecutors said Bruce Sanchez stole money from a corporation set up by the 19 Pueblo tribes.
House committee won't restore Indian and Alaska Native panel (January 28, 2015)
Republicans adopted a reorganization that adds Insular Affairs to the Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
Opinion: Affordable Care Act offers behavorial health services (January 28, 2015)
Access to health care coverage that includes services for mental health and/or substance use disorders is critical for everyone.
Auburn Community buys stake in rock music festival company (January 28, 2015)
The tribe's investment in Danny Wimmer Presents was described as 'significant.'
Mark Trahant: Obama administration steps up for environment (January 28, 2015)
This is the Climate Moment. A possible turning point.
Native Sun News: Native youth take stand against Keystone bid (January 28, 2015)
Students from the Todd County Alternative High School are standing proud in protest against the KXL pipeline at the intersection of Highways 18 and 83 in Mission on the Rosebud Sioux Reservation.
Native Sun News: Tribes ask Obama to deny Keystone XL permit (January 28, 2015)
The Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Association urged President Barack Obama to veto any legislation in favor of TransCanada Corp.’s proposed Keystone XL Pipeline and to reject the Canadian company’s application for a Presidential Permit.
Sami Jo Difuntorum: Support needed for Indian housing update (January 28, 2015)
Since October 2013, the most effective program for providing safe, affordable, quality housing in Indian country, the Native American Housing and Self Determination Act, has not been reauthorized.
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