Native Nations Rise

The Depart Foundation hosts Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II for the first public conversation in Los Angeles about the Dakota Access Pipeline on December 15, 2016, in Los Angeles, California.

Standing Rock Chairman Speaks Out Against Pro-DAPL Rumors

Some have accused Chairman Dave Archambault II of selling out in the fight against the pipeline.

Man in white feather headdress wearing a pink and gray gas mask and denim jacket beats on a drum

15 Beautiful Moments From Native Nations Rise [PHOTOS]

Thousands of Indigenous people and allies descended on Washington, D.C., last week for the three-day Native Nations Rise convening and mass march. Photographer and digital storyteller Ayşe Gürsöz captured the whole thing.  

Eva Cardenas stands before a tipi that reads, "Water is life," at the National Mall on March 10, 2017.

Why This Xicana, Indigenous Activist Helped Organize the Native Nations Rise March

Eva Cardenas has spent much of her organizing life protecting migrant rights. Now, she’s bringing that passion into Indigenous battles.

Colorlines screenshot of video, taken on March 9, 2017.

WATCH: A Sneak Peek of What to Expect at the Native Nations Rise March in DC

The march is demanding that the White House stop ignoring Indigenous voices.

Harold Frazier, chairman of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, leaves the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on February 28, 2017, in Washington, D.C., for an earlier hearing on the court case.

Judge Denies Tribal Request to Halt DAPL on Religious Claims

The developer says oil may start flowing in the pipeline as soon as March 13.

Demonstrators rally near Trump Tower while protesting the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline on February 4, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois.

Native People and Allies in D.C. to Launch Week of Anti-DAPL Actions

The week kicks off with open mic and cultural arts events to lead up to the march Friday, March 10.