A Navajo code talker and U.S Marine Corps veteran said on Tuesday that he was not offended by President Donald Trump’s “Pocahontas” remarks about Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.), but he was “puzzled” by them.
The Los Angeles City Council voted on Wednesday to change the name of the holiday Columbus Day to “Indigenous Peoples Day.”
People protesting the North Dakota Access Pipeline are growing frustrated over the influx of outside demonstrators who are treating the Standing Rock camps as a Burning Man festival flesh with photo-ops and unsolicited live music performances.
A Native American tribe is opposing protectionist regulations proposed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, saying the rules would eliminate consumer choice, reduce access to credit, and harm the economic vitality of its businesses.
A class suit filed on Tuesday challenges core provisions of the federal Indian Child Welfare Act, and claims that abused, neglected, or abandoned Native American children are discriminated against based on their race and are being forced to remain in abusive homes.
Victoria’s Secret has come under fire for including a Native American headdress in its fashion show, according to the Associated Press.