Selected Native American News Stories

Last updated: June 18, 2024

Next update should be ready by: June 26, 2024

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Boarding School Healing

Truth and healing commission bill advances (Native News Online) 6/14/2024

Native American boarding school records reveal hidden truths (USA Today) 6/17/2024

US bishops release pastoral framework for healing with Native Catholics (Native News Online) 6/15/2024


Indigenous-led effort changes Illinois school curriculum to cover Native history (Truthout) 6/16/2024

Environmental Protection & Climate Change

Line 5 case returns to state court following US Court of Appeals decision (Michigan Advance) 6/17/2024

Federal Recognition of Tribal Status

Why so many California Indians lack the federal recognition given to other Native Americans (Los Angeles Times) 6/15/2024

Native Lands & Sacred Places

Report finds Colorado was built on $1.7 trillion of land expropriated from Tribal nations (ABC) 6/14/2024

1,000-acres of landback for the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (Native News Online) 6/13/2024

Native American Tribe is on a preservation mission as it celebrates trust status for ancestral lands (The Daily News - Galveston County) 6/12/2024

Tribal Sovereignty and Jurisdiction

Railway ordered to pay Washington state Tribe nearly $400M for trespassing (VOA News) 6/17/2024

Oklahoma City University launches Tribal sovereignty institute (Native News Online) 6/12/2024

Voting and Civil Rights

What do Indigenous voters want in the 2024 election? (ICT) 6/12/2024

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