Special Trustee Vince Logan to meet with tribes in Upper Midwest (August 24, 2015)
The three-day trip in September includes visits with tribal leaders and agency officials in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Obama backs Omaha Tribe in dispute over reservation boundaries (August 24, 2015)
The outcome of Nebraska v. Parker will determine whether non-Indian liquor stores must pay a 10 percent tax to the tribe.
Opinion: Establish voting roll for descendants of African slaves (August 24, 2015)
Reparations in America have come to mean 'free' money, so any serious discussion about them also mandates a discussion of how much — an exercise doomed to failure.
Editorial: 'Priceless' Indian petroglyphs used for target practice (August 24, 2015)
It’s bad enough that federal crews have to clean up after the shooters leave their bullet-riddled detritus behind in the forests.
Lakota Country Times: Documentary focuses on Lakota language (August 24, 2015)
A new documentary, Rising Voices, tells the story about the struggles to save the Lakota language.
Vince Two Eagles: Independence is far better than dependence (August 24, 2015)
Non-Indians would do well to support local Native initiatives to be independent.
Native Sun News: Drum group returns to county detention facility (August 24, 2015)
Collaborative efforts by the Sheriff’s Office, inmates, and community volunteer advocates have succeeded in bringing the traditional Native American music back to the Pennington County Jail in South Dakota.
Clara Caufield: Revolution brews in Northern Cheyenne country (August 24, 2015)
If tribal activists wish to return to a traditional form of government, the solution, in my view is very simple. Take the money out of politics.
Sarah Sunshine Manning: Native youth carry ancestors' prayers (August 24, 2015)
Remember, young relatives, the same blood that was shed to protect this land and all that remains of our people, still courses through and honors your veins.
Tara Houska: Another racist portrayal of Native people on film (August 24, 2015)
Why just feature tribal savages of long ago when you can set the story in modern times and show the tribe actually eating people?
Carly McIntosh: Tracing roots to Native great great grandfather (August 24, 2015)
Earlier this year I was sitting in my lazy mans chair and started searching for my great grandfather.
Steve Russell: Indian fighters take aim at tribal disenrollments (August 24, 2015)
After over 100 years of tutelage by the U.S., Indians are still unable to govern themselves in a manner that protects everybody.
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