reservation

Trolls

Why This Award-Winning Restaurateur Trolled OpenTable

"I was kind of hoping they’d sue us. A frivolous lawsuit would be amazing!"
Alex Swerdloff
2.22.17
environment

Standing Rock Sioux tribe rejoices — and digs in — as feds pause pipeline

After federal officials made a surprise announcement that postponed construction of the Dakota Access pipeline, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe vowed to fight on.
Natalie Alcoba
9.10.16
environment

Feds call for ‘voluntary pause’ of North Dakota pipeline construction because of Sioux Tribe objections

The 1,168-mile-long crude oil pipeline is slated to cross four states will skirt the Standing Rock's reservation and burrow under the Missouri River.
Geraldine Malone
9.9.16
daily vice

The Standing Rock Reservation's Fight Against Big Oil

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we talk to an artist from the Sioux tribe fighting against a proposed 1,100 mile oil line protestors say threatens the drinking water and sacred lands of the reservation.
VICE Staff
9.8.16
Coal

An Uncertain Future for the Navajo (Excerpt from 'Cursed by Coal')

In this excerpt, VICE News correspondent Neha Shastry speaks with Joe Allen, a lifelong resident of the Navajo Nation, who is worried about living near one of the largest and dirtiest coal fired power plants in the country.
VICE News
3.25.15
Coal

Cursed by Coal: Mining the Navajo Nation

VICE News travels to the Navajo Nation to investigate how coal mining has affected the Navajo’s past, present, and future.
VICE News
3.19.15
Coal

Cursed by Coal: Mining the Navajo Nation (Trailer)

Coming soon: VICE News travels to the Navajo Nation to find out how its abundance of coal is affecting the future of the Navajo people.
VICE News
3.13.15
Thinkpieces And Shit

Angel Haze on Why You Need To Stop Acting Like A 17-Year-Old

"When you hit a certain age you have to think about what you're willing to sacrifice. Your 20s are about learning to have to do without."
Angel Haze
2.2.15
FRINGES

Snack Attack!

I own the Snack Shack. It’s a little food shop near the high school here in Browning. I’ve been running it for four months but today is the first day I opened it as the owner. I just bought the business.
Lloyd "dibbs" Deveraux
1.1.06
The Natives Issue

Red Apple

I've never really been exposed to anything different from the reservation. I haven't really traveled.
Brandi Lane
1.1.06
The Natives Issue

Tidbits

News flash: Indians call themselves Indians. It’s not a big deal. so stop having powwows about how white people cannot say that word.
VICE Staff
1.1.06
The Natives Issue

Rez Dawg!

Dogs hold a special place in the Blackfeet culture. They were the beast of burden before the horse was (horses only became an Indian thing after the white Spaniards brought them over). Blackfeet have four periods of history: Creation, Dog Days, Horse...
VICE Staff
1.1.06
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