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15 Powerful Leaders to Celebrate on Indigenous People’s Day

Instead of Christopher Columbu, recognize the work of these incredible leaders.


How Bernie Sanders Won Over Young Native American Voters

Only 13% of Native Americans receive a college degree.


Church Rock, America’s Forgotten Nuclear Disaster, Is Still Poisoning Navajo Lands 40 Years Later

Residents say they've been ignored even as the struggle with contaminated water and worry about having children.


The Native Americans Who Saved the Pilgrims Could Lose Their Land, Again

A court battle in Massachusetts could have consequences for tribes all over the country.


Judge halts construction of Keystone XL pipeline

A U.S. court blocked Trump's presidential permit, saying environmental analysis fell short of a ‘hard look’.


Actual Native Americans Have More to Worry About Than Warren's DNA

Some Native Americans are outraged that Elizabeth Warren claimed any connection to a tribe, while others are disturbed by the focus on blood.


We Met the Oklahoma Tribe Fighting to Stop Big Oil from Polluting Its Land

Jamali Maddix explores how a Native American tribe is battling environmental racism on 'HATE THY NEIGHBOR.'


The Trump Administration Is Waiving 25 Laws to Build a New Bit of 'Wall'

To expand some fencing in New Mexico, the government will need to brush aside a bunch of environmental and land use regulations.


The California Tribe the Government Tried to Erase in the 60s

The Nisenan tribe of the California Central Valley are fighting to regain recognition from the federal government.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Fake Roy Moore accuser linked to Project Veritas, Weinstein brothers accused of sex trafficking in new lawsuit, Trump uses racist joke against Elizabeth Warren in front of Native Americans, and more.


The FCC Has Made It Harder for Native Americans to Afford Phone Service

A decision to cut the Lifeline program means that life will get even more difficult for some people on tribal lands.


The Sioux Lost a Key Battle in Their Struggle Against the DAPL

The tribe's latest attempt to shut down the pipeline temporarily ended in failure.