Trump Budget Takes an Axe to Native Housing Allocations

Trump Budget Takes an Axe to Native Housing Allocations

Indian Country Today, News Report, Mark Fogarty, Posted: Mar 21, 2017

The cuts to Indian housing would be proportionally more than to HUD as a whole, which the new budget slashes by $6 billion or about 13 percent.

Plea to Trump: Protect White House Council on Native American Affairs


Indian Country Today, News Report, Posted: Mar 14, 2017

Senators pen letter asking Trump to continue White House Council on Native American Affairs and annual Tribal Nations Conferences.


Navajo Nation Abandoned Uranium Mines Cleanup Gets $600 Million


Indian Country Today, News Report, Alysa Landry , Posted: Feb 15, 2017

After 50 years, mining companies will pay for cleanup at 94 abandoned uranium mines on Navajo Nation


Trump’s Border Wall Builds Apprehension Across Tohono O'odham Nation


Indian Country Today, News Report, Jacelle Ramon-Sauberan , Posted: Feb 10, 2017

Tohono O'odham territory fight against border wall has been going on since the Mexican-American War of 1853.

Battle Lines Form as Trump Sets Sights on Bears Ears


Indian Country, News Report, Posted: Jan 30, 2017

The governor of Utah, the state legislature, the U.S. congressmen and senators of Utah have all expressed their plans to undo the monument.


Hate Crimes Vastly Under-Reported by Victims, Law Enforcement


India West, News Feature, Sunita Sohrabji, Posted: Jan 23, 2017

A hate crime enhancement can add several years to a sentence, or make a misdemeanor crime a felony with jail time, noted the panelists.


Dakota Access Pipeline Battle in Deep Freeze. But for How Long?


Indian Country Today, News Feature, Jenni Monet, Posted: Jan 10, 2017

Flood plains and federal policy are among the challenges facing tribal leaders and water protectors at Standing Rock

Obama Designates 1.35 Million Acres in Utah to Protect Native Lands


The Root, News Report, Posted: Jan 02, 2017

Yet, the Hill reports that all of Utah’s statewide leaders and congressional delegation oppose the Bears Ears monument, saying it unnecessarily restricts land uses like fossil fuel production. Attorney General Sean Reyes has threatened to sue President Obama over Bears Ears.


Fighting the Worst Pipeline of All: From School to Prison


Indian Country Media, Commentary, Frank Hopper, Posted: Jan 02, 2017

Nationally, Native American youth are 30 percent more likely than Caucasian youth to be referred to juvenile court than have charges dropped, which results in their early entry into the system.


Navajo Nation Seeks $160 Million in Damages for Gold King Mine Spill


Indian Country Today, News Report, Alysa Landry, Posted: Dec 19, 2016

The Navajo Nation Department of Justice has filed a claim against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for $160 million in damages.

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