Matthew Fletcher: The Supreme Court and Indian Child Welfare Act (August 24, 2016)
The next justice likely will have to sift through zealous, emotional attacks on ICWA, Indian tribes and Indian people.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe sees strong support at pipeline hearing (August 24, 2016)
Hundreds flocked to the federal courthouse in Washington, D.C., to show support for the tribe in its battle against the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline.
Puyallup Tribe acquires golf course within reservation boundaries (August 24, 2016)
The Washington tribe has reclaimed a portion of its reservation.
Meskwaki author Ray Young Bear wins award for poetry collection (August 24, 2016)
The Before Columbus Foundation is recognizing three Native citizens in 2016.
Judge takes aim at Ute Tribe after being kicked off sovereignty case (August 24, 2016)
After nearly four decades on the case, Judge Bruce Jenkins was kicked off by a higher court and he's not happy about it.
Native Sun News: Sage remains a special plant for Native peoples (August 24, 2016)
Peji hota or prairie sage (artemisia ludoviciana) is one of many native herbs of South Dakota and the Great Plains
Jim Kent: Republicans in South Dakota whine about Black Elk Peak (August 24, 2016)
In a situation where South Dakota could have taken the lead in building a bridge toward racial harmony, its leaders have chosen to whine.
Lakota Country Times: County seeks compensation for trust lands (August 24, 2016)
Indian Country has long suffered from the failed policies of the assimilation era.
Kayla DeVault: Navajo Nation must take a stand on Dakota Access (August 24, 2016)
It’s time Navajo Nation uses its powerful voice for indigenous solidarity, not oil prosperity.
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