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Native American Reservations

How The Government Is Failing Native American Students

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.07.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Historically, Native American children have faced serious disadvantages in their educational pursuits. Students often take classes in aged, dilapidate...

Last Dry Reservation Ends Prohibition

AP | CARSON WALKER | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Native Americans on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation – home to some of the highest rates of unemployment, domestic abuse a...

Vote To Allow Alcohol On Last Dry Reservation Inconclusive

AP | CARSON WALKER | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A vote on whether to end prohibition and allow alcohol on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is too close to call ...

Longmire: Dogs, Horses and Indians

Jay Tavare | Posted 10.08.2012 | Entertainment
Jay Tavare

Most Americans don't realize that even today in 2012, there are three things in America that are categorized by the government according to a pedigree: dogs, horses, and the indigenous people of this land.

If You Commit a Crime, Can You Escape Prosecution by Fleeing to a Native American Reservation?

Quora | Posted 07.10.2012 | Crime
Quora

Each tribe sets the rules on how local and federal law enforcement operate on the reservation, within limits.

The Second Poorest County in America

Tim Giago | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics
Tim Giago

There are still those who believe that the 30-year lapse to improve a grave situation rests not only with the federal government, but also with the failed leadership of the Pine Ridge Reservation.

The Buffalo In The Room: A Reflection For Native American Heritage Month

Alison Owings | Posted 01.02.2012 | Religion
Alison Owings

As we, the American public, hack through thickets of politically enhanced blogoshere-distributed demonstrations and debates about who we are, most of us overlook one factor: We started out as trespassers.

The Liquor Merchants in Nebraska Won the Last Election on Prohibition

Tim Giago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tim Giago

By Tim Giago (Nanwica Kciji) © 2010 Native Sun News Prohibition doesn't work! It lasted 13 years in America and gave life to nationally syndicated ...