Opinion: Violence against women turns into violence against all (February 9, 2015)
Until women are safe in the home, none of us will be safe outside the home.
Secretary Jewell kicks off Native Youth Listening Tour in Arizona (February 9, 2015)
The head of the Interior Department will meet with youth from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and the Gila River Indian Community.
Lawmakers seek end to Office of Navajo Hopi Indian Relocation (February 9, 2015)
An effort that was supposed to cost $41 million and take five years has ended up costing $546 million and has lasted four decades.
David Rooks: No consequences for pouring beer on Indian youth (February 9, 2015)
For roughly 15 minutes, beginning during the second intermission, at least three adult males, exceedingly inebriated, verbally harassed the students.
Steve Russell: Militant promises to bring Islam to Indian Country (February 9, 2015)
Indians have gotten an increasing amount of attention from Islam of late.
Alaska Federation of Natives meeting draws big political crowd (February 9, 2015)
The presence of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell appears to have heightened interest in AFN's winter retreat.
Tribal leaders not invited to speak on Indian Day in New Mexico (February 9, 2015)
Democrats said the omission was an affront to the state's tribal population.
Editorial: Approve water compact for Salish and Kootenai Tribes (February 9, 2015)
The bottom line is that the CSKT’s water rights predate everyone else’s.
Valuable prints by Kiowa artist Al Momaday found in New Mexico (February 9, 2015)
No one knows where the prints came from or how they ended up in an apartment that was a methamphetamine lab.
Interview: Author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on indigenous history (February 9, 2015)
Street Roots News interviews Roxanne-Dunbar-Ortiz, the author of An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States (ReVisioning American History).
Editorial: Bison herd returns to ancestral homeland in Nebraska (February 9, 2015)
The buffalo fortunately has escaped extinction and, these days, is nurtured in parts of the Plains.
Red Lake Nation to hold community meetings on legal marijuana (February 9, 2015)
Chairman Darrell Seki Sr. is warning that the process will move slowly.
Alfred Walking Bull: Move slowly on marijuana in Indian Country (February 9, 2015)
The growth and sale of cannabis on Indian reservations are not the great sustainer we would like them to be.
Vincent Armenta: You can't rewrite tribes and tribal sovereignty (February 9, 2015)
Tribal governments have unique legal and political relationships with the federal government as provided by the Constitution of the United States.
Clara Caufield: There's lot of truth in some Cheyenne nicknames (February 9, 2015)
Columnists need a break sometimes. Let’s face it – coming up with erudite observations about weighty matters just ain’t gonna happen every week.
Native Sun News: Oil flares lighting up North Dakota tribe's skies (February 9, 2015)
Welcome to Mandaree, the segment of the Ft. Berthold Indian Reservation that extracts the most oil in the Bakken Formation’s fracking frenzy.
Jacqueline Keeler: NFL perpetuates violence against our women (February 9, 2015)
Native women are the only group more likely to be victimized by someone not of their race.
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