Red Lake to white media: stay out Â When the news broke about the school shooting at the Red Lake High School on Monday, journalists wasted little time swarming the remote reservation. No surprise there. The mass media finds nothing juicier than a school rampage, and this one promised the highest b ... More >>
Dennis Banks’s new memoir—and the murder that won’t go away
Xcel energy spearheads a high-stakes plan to store nuclear waste on a tiny, dirt-poor Indian reservation in the Utah desert
We Sang. We Danced. We Set things on Fire. And Sometime after the Bar Closed, We Wrote It All Down for You.
Only Our Grandchildren Will Know.
Ruby Myhre was 14 when she had her first baby, and 17 when she first used heroin. Now, at 23, she wants a chance to mix sobriety and motherhood.
For 13 years publisher Bill Lawrence has specialized in tales of graft and greed on the rez. He knows it's a dirty job, but no one else is doing it.
The University of Minnesota's genetic research on wild rice goes against the grain
Bob Brown always knew he was Indian. Now he wants the government to recognize his tribe.
Did the feds turn a blind eye to the Shakopee tribal enrollment fight? Finally, Congress decides to take a look.
For years it has been whispered that the 1976 slaying of American Indian Movement activist Anna Mae Aquash was an inside job. Now a new rash of accusations aims squarely at local heroes Clyde and Vernon Bellecourt.
On the Shakopee Mdewakanton reservation, dissidents want to know: Who is an Indian?
After 27 years, the City of Minneapolis still can't figure out which of its firefighters are Native American
Gambling-rich tribes opposing a casino in Hudson--including the Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota and the Mille Lacs Chippewa--hired heavy-hitting lobbyist Patrick O'Connor, who personally spoke to the president about the matter at a fundraiser in Minneapolis.
When Minnesota and Wisconsin tribes gave $500,000 to the Democrats, a lobbyist testified, the Democrats listened.
Notes on the least reputable and most profitable literary genre in American publishing: the romance novel.
How casino millions changed life on the Mdewakanton Dakota reservation in Shakopee.