ICYMI: The Montana Tribe Torn Between Coal and Culture
The Northern Cheyenne Reservation sits atop the Powder River Basin, which holds 40 percent of the U.S. coal supply.
LISTEN: Rewire's CHOICE/LESS Podcast Takes on Sterilization Abuse in Native Communities
The episode is a deep dive into the history of sterilization among Native communities at the hands of U.S. government and medical officials.
Trump's Latest Environment Nominee Has History With Oil and Gas Industry
The president announced Jeffrey Bossert Clark as his assistant attorney general nominee for the Department of Justice's Environment and Natural Resources Division.
Navajo Nation Moves Forward on Coal Plant Lease Extension
In order to extend through 2019, the tribe still needs the approval of two-thirds of the full council.
READ: An Alaska Native Village Faces Relocation Due to Climate Change
The town was hoping to receive funds for the move, but the proposed federal budget eliminates all funding earmarked for it.
Report Outlines How Federal Agencies Can Improve Tribal Consultation
But none of it is enforceable.
Company Behind Dakota Access In Spotlight for Numerous Pipeline Incidents
The Dakota Access Pipeline has already had three spills; the Rover Pipeline is facing litigation over incidents, too.
READ: In Nebraska, a Tribe Joins With Landowners to Challenge Keystone XL
The Ponca Tribe may not live on Nebraskan land anymore, but it's still their home.
Native Activist Richard Oakes Honored with Google Doodle
The Alcatraz occupation leader and Native studies pioneer would have been 75 today.
Tribes Unite Across U.S. and Canada to Oppose Keystone XL in Declaration
It is intended as a message to President Donald Trump and may be sent to the United Nations.
WWII Film Casts White Actor as Native Hawaiian, Critics Accuse Production of Whitewashing
Zachary McGowan will portray Benehakaka "Ben" Kanahele—a Native Hawaiian who earned a Purple Heart for his heroics during World War II—in the upcoming "Niʻihau."
Ryan Zinke to Native Protestor: 'Be Nice, Don't Be Rude'
The secretary of the interior had some words for Navajo activist Cassandra Begay during a visit to Bears Ears National Monument in Utah.
26 Activists Arrested in Seattle #ShutDownChase Actions
Native-led demonstrators hit 13 branches of JPMorgan Chase bank for the company's dealings with TransCanada, the company behind the Keystone XL pipeline.
President Signs Executive Order to Review National Monument Designations
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is expected to submit a final report within 120 days.
Montana Tribes Want Keystone XL Away From Their Drinking Water
The 1,179-mile long pipeline is set to cross west of their reservation.
LISTEN: Louisiana Tribes Losing Their Traditional Food in Face of Climate Change
Sinking land and rising sea waters are forcing people off their land and destroying the means to raise cattle.
READ: In New Jersey, A New Pipeline Battle Is Brewing
The Pilgrim Pipeline is slated to run through the Ramapough Lenape Nation's territory—though the tribe is preparing to fight it.
The Navajo Nation Is Experiencing a Water Crisis
In Indian Country, 26,000 homes lack access to safe water and/or sanitation services.
Sacred Tribal Land of Recapture Canyon Is Now Open for Recreational Use
Vehicles had been prohibited near Recapture Canyon in Utah since 2007—but that has now changed.
READ: Standing Rock's Issues Extend Beyond the Pipeline
There are significant problems with healthcare and housing for the tribe as well.