Native Americans

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‘The families deserve answers’: inside the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women
The sobering docuseries Murder in Big Horn examines the struggle for justice for Montana’s missing Native women

Adrian Horton

03, Feb, 2023 @7:15 AM

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FBI’s opposition to releasing Leonard Peltier driven by vendetta, says ex-agent
Exclusive: retired FBI agent Coleen Rowley calls for clemency for Indigenous activist who has been in prison for nearly 50 years

Nina Lakhani

18, Jan, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Edward Norton is direct descendant of Pocahontas, records confirm
TV show Finding Your Roots finds Oscar-nominated actor is 12th great-grandson of famed 17th-century Native American

Adrian Horton

05, Jan, 2023 @4:58 PM

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Biden declares Arizona floods a federal disaster for Havasupai tribe
The declaration provides funds and federal assistance for emergency and permanent infrastructure

Maya Yang

02, Jan, 2023 @11:00 AM

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The Native American-owned food trucks taking New Mexico by storm
Native American chefs are redefining the food truck scene while building a loyal customer base

Cecilia Nowell

27, Dec, 2022 @10:00 AM

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‘Historical pattern of disregard’: inside one of the last remaining US Indigenous boarding schools
Oregon’s Chemawa Indian School has been plagued by problems such as understaffing and allegations of misspending. Is there hope for its future?

Hilary Beaumont

17, Dec, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Inside the battle to save the sacred peyote ceremony: ‘We’re in dire straits’
Used in Native religious ceremonies but now adopted by A-list celebrities, the cactus is threatened by land development and over-harvesting

Hallie Golden IN

09, Dec, 2022 @7:00 AM

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An Indigenous reservation has a novel way to grow food – below the earth’s surface
Underground greenhouses are helping people to take back control of their nutrition and ease farming amid the climate crisis

Hallie Golden

03, Dec, 2022 @1:00 PM

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His daughter went missing at 16. But his fight was only beginning
When a taskforce was put in place to tackle the epidemic of missing and murdered Indigenous people, the testimonies of victims’ families were cut short

Lucy Meyer

01, Dec, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Popular Grand Canyon hiking spot changes racially offensive name
National Park Service says area will be called Havasupai Gardens, to honor tribe removed from the region almost 100 years ago

Guardian staff

22, Nov, 2022 @2:08 PM

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For decades, welfare laws kept Native American families together. Will the supreme court end them?
The Indian Child Welfare Act was passed to redress years of mass separations of Native families. This month, the court hears a case that could overturn it

Cecilia Nowell

07, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Sacheen Littlefeather obituary
Activist, model and actor who believed she had been blacklisted for refusing an Oscar on Marlon Brando’s behalf in 1973

Michael Carlson

25, Oct, 2022 @3:44 PM

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