The takeover only lasted a few minutes. However, its impact was felt as far away as Europe.
Emergency healthcare, mail delivery, broadband internet, government-issued IDs, and the right to vote often require a physical address.
The Menominee Tribe of Wisconsin’s successful logging operation follows one rule: Let the healthy trees keep growing.
The decision shows that Native nations can win—even against the odds—by uniting in a collective effort.
The author and attorney believes we can overcome by leaning into relations—human and nonhuman alike.
“Helping fellow Native people became the most powerful medicine the service league dispensed for healing a generation of wounded spirits.”
As humankind grapples with climate change, communities around the world show what’s possible by planning hundreds of years ahead.
Seattle’s South Lake Union may be home to Facebook, Google, and Amazon, but now, thanks to Native rights activists, it will once again be home to hand-carved canoes, too.
Returning national parks to tribal sovereignty could help remedy what is often called America’s “best idea.”
After the disruption of colonization, numerous tribal efforts aim to reinvigorate traditional foods and the health benefits they provide.
Indigenous-led efforts are conserving land on an unprecedented scale while enabling scientists to study threats to northern ecosystems.
The Carrizo Comecrudo Tribe of Texas is suing to protect the tribe’s ancestral land.
Historically, Indigenous and Black folks have been turned against each other by colonizers and enslavers. Now, communities are learning from one another and finding solidarity in efforts to reclaim stolen lands.
Colonization, through genocide, land theft, and the imposition of private property, has dispossessed Indigenous and Black peoples of their homelands across the continents for generations.
Their success is changing the perception of Aboriginal communities from “fish thieves” to leaders in regional development.
“Once we collectively feel this connection, this relationship, we can then begin to understand the responsibility we have—the responsibility that I feel, and that my ancestors felt.”