Native News Online: "A Year of Challenges and Triumphs for Indian Country" Sec. Deb Haaland (Pueblo of Laguna) - December 28, 2021: As we head into the final days of yet another unforgettable year, it’s important to take lessons from where we’ve been and consider the road ahead. For Indigenous peoples, this year has brought so much promise – and there is no turning back...
Representative Deb Haaland (NM-01) of Laguna Pueblo made history this month when she became the first Native American to be confirmed as Secretary of the U.S. Interior Department. As Women’s History Month comes to a close, we want to acknowledge and express our love for all our women, especially Indigenous women, throughout the world. Women are the backbone of our cultures. They are the t
The most profound aspect of Bears Ears is the Native presence that is interwoven into every cliff and corner. Wondrous though the natural formations are, these cultural elements combine with the land and contribute to its significance. This spirit is the beating heart of Bears Ears. The region is home to more than 100,000 sacred sites and is of paramount cultural and spiritual importance to
Indianz.com: "The Bureau of Indian Affairs has ordered a pipeline company to pay $187 million for trespassing on the Fort Berthhold Reservation in North Dakota."
Indian Country Today. "The Washington NFL franchise announced Monday it is retiring its team name and logo, a fight Native activists have been leading for decades."
Indian Country Today. "In a decision being hailed as a win for tribal sovereignty, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a large portion of eastern Oklahoma remains a reservation."
Indian Country Today. "A federal judge has ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline to shut down and remove all oil within 30 days, a huge win for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, and the other plaintiffs."
APCG Requests For Public to Temporarily Refrain from Entering Pueblo Reservations and Nearby Recreational Areas
All Pueblo Council of Governors (APCG) press release: “We, as Pueblo Nations continue working around the clock advocating for our communities’ needs and resources to a host of state and governmental agencies and Congress. However, the immense scale of this pandemic has created new challenges in the delivery and expansion of preparedness resources available to our communities."
Indian Country Today. Trump Administration seeks to revive uranium mining near Bears Ears.
Indian Country Today. "Trump administration opens southern Utah national monument lands to development including grazing, mining, and oil and gas development."