Film exposes police harassment of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe (June 28, 2016)
'Mashpee Nine: The Beat Goes On' is seeing its premiere in Massachusetts.
The move comes as the Wisconsin tribe asks members about its one-half blood quantum standard, one of just a few in Indian Country.
Navajo Nation leaders reflect on historic Supreme Court session (June 28, 2016)
Tribal leaders hailed positive outcomes on tribal court jurisdiction, domestic violence and affirmative action.
Native women hail Supreme Court decision on domestic violence (June 28, 2016)
The National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center submitted a brief in defense of a federal law that bars domestic violence offenders from possessing firearms.
Supreme Court puts an end to another tribal jurisdiction dispute (June 28, 2016)
A case that Indian Country all but forgot was disposed by the nation's highest court without comment after a lengthy delay.
Mark Trahant: Navajo Republican drops out of race for Congress (June 28, 2016)
Carlyle Begay ended his campaign and endorsed Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu in the Republican primary for Arizona's 1st Congressional district.
Northern Arapaho Tribe asserts more control over health system (June 28, 2016)
The Wyoming tribe is looking for additional sources of funding due to shortfalls in an Indian Health Service contract.
Donald Trump rehashes 'Pocahontas' slur as Elizabeth Warren hits road for Hillary Clinton (June 28, 2016)
A supporter of the Republican presidential candidate believes a DNA test could settle the Indian ancestry matter.
The 34th Sacred Hoop 500 Mile Run set off from Bear Butte, South Dakota, on the first of five legs around the Black Hills
Brandon Ecoffey: Oglala Sioux Tribe must update its constitution (June 28, 2016)
The current constitution we have in place at the Oglala Sioux Tribe is inept and outdated.
Editorial: Lakota treaty council supported work at Wounded Knee (June 28, 2016)
In 1976 the Lakota Treaty Council tried to schedule a meeting with President Gerald Ford where they hoped to present to him several proposals and arguments including putting a stop to a forced acceptance of the money set aside in the Black Hills Claims Settlement.
The country is paralyzed by the death grip of the NRA on the private parts of its so-called elected leaders.
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