by Carimah Townes Posted on January 27, 2015
It's a small victory, but one that could have a substantial impact.
by Kira Lerner & Alice Ollstein Posted on January 22, 2015
Left with few protections and without recognition from the federal government, two Louisiana tribes are forced to take matters into their own hands as their land disappears.
by Kira Lerner Posted on January 7, 2015
The suit is seeking a satellite voting center on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation so that residents do not have to travel almost 30 miles to vote.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 16, 2014
A law designed to crack down on mob loan sharks may soon bite online payday lending mogul Scott Tucker, whose business arrangements with Native American tribes have drawn legal scrutiny.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 18, 2014
A new report concludes these kids' lives are being "destroyed by relentless violence and trauma."
by Kira Lerner Posted on October 27, 2014
Weiland has vocally opposed the pipeline for economic, energy security and environmental reasons—a stance many politicians have been afraid to take, especially in energy-dominated states like South Dakota.
by Kira Lerner Posted on October 24, 2014
Eighty-five percent of Buffalo County residents live on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation. So why is the closest early voting site located 25 miles away in a town of 14 people?
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 23, 2014
This is the first time U.S. tribes have testified before Canadian energy regulators to oppose a pipeline project.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 16, 2014
Forty-four tribes in California are in danger of running out of water.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 13, 2014
Columbus Day is a national holiday celebrating a man who instigated a brutal regime against Native Americans, and the effects linger to this day.