Supreme Court petition presents blood quantum and race issues (March 28, 2016)
A member of the Gila River Indian Community who is serving a lengthy prison sentence is hoping the nation's highest court won't see him as an 'Indian.'
Supreme Court won't review Alaska tribe's victory in roads case (March 28, 2016)
The Organized Village of Kake won a decision that protects the Tongass National Forest from roads, logging and other development.
Blackfeet Nation welcomes bison from Canada with unique treaty (March 28, 2016)
The Blackfeet Nation is putting the Northern Tribes Buffalo treaty into action.
Three people appeared in court to face charges for their role in an alleged conspiracy that prosecutors say resulted in the theft of more than $1 million intended to improve access to education for South Dakota's Native students.
Brandon Ecoffey: Columnist fired for praising Native-owned paper (March 28, 2016)
Just a couple weeks ago, Jim Kent, a widely publicized columnist was informed by the Rapid City Journal that he would no longer be employed by the paper.
Jim Kent: Newspaper wins hearts and minds across Indian Country (March 28, 2016)
On any given Thursday, Connie Smith can be found traveling across the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Mark Trahant: GOP isn't getting much attention in Indian Country (March 28, 2016)
Who’s winning Indian Country this presidential election season?
Bernie Sanders sweeps three states as Native issues stay on agenda (March 28, 2016)
Bernie Sanders met with the Yakama Nation in Washington and received a name in the Lushootseed languages while his wife held a long discussion with Native leaders in Alaska.
Charles Wohlforth: Native men convicted by racial justice system (March 28, 2016)
The facts of the Fairbanks Four case are exceptional. Unfortunately, the cultural and racial divide it represents is not.
Charges laid for homicides of two women from same First Nation (March 28, 2016)
Jeanette Chief and Violet Heathen both went missing in the same city and both were from the Onion Lake Cree Nation.
Navajo Nation lawmaker faces removal after verdict in fund case (March 28, 2016)
Delegate Mel R. Begay was convicted in tribal court for using a discretionary fund to fulfill financial request from his six children.
Indian lawmaker from Oklahoma delivers weekly address for GOP (March 28, 2016)
Oklahoma State Rep. Lisa Johnson-Billy (R) is the first Native American and the first woman elected to her district.
Native Sun News: Opponents fight quarry expansion in Black Hills (March 28, 2016)
Opponents of a proposed four-fold expansion at a Black Hills gravel pit in an area earmarked for conservation use are calling on Native Americans to consider supporting them.
Dave Archambault: Yanktonai artist Oscar Howe recorded history (March 28, 2016)
The murals on the walls of the Shear Howe arena in Mobridge, South Dakota, reveal an invaluable perspective of American Indian life shortly after contact with the Wasicus.
Alex Jacobs: It took generations for Americans to get this stupid (March 28, 2016)
If Americans can’t act civil then that council fire will turn into a brush fire, a wildfire.
Steve Russell: Ballot measure 777 threatens waters in Oklahoma (March 28, 2016)
Farmers and ranchers have the same right to do business as any other business, but that right does not now include the right to silence critics of inhumane or environmentally unsound practices.
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