Tribal Leaders Call Bears Ears Opening An ‘Unlawful Action’

By Joaqlin Estus, Indian Country Today. -

Trump administration opens southern Utah national monument lands to development including grazing, mining, and oil and gas development Thursday the Trump administration announced it was [...]

Former San Carlos Apache Tribe Chair Walking To Traditional Lands To Protest Copper Mine

By Emma Gibson, Arizona Public Media. -

The former chairman of the San Carlos Apache Tribe will walk to his tribe's traditional lands near Superior, where Resolution Copper plans to build a large underground mine. Wendsler Nosie [...]

Activists Camped At Hawaii’s Mauna Kea Face Government Opposition

By  Aída Chávez, The Intercept. -

On July 17, police in riot gear arrested at least 33 Native Hawaiian elders, or kupuna, for peacefully blocking construction of a massive telescope on sacred land on the dormant volcano of Mauna [...]

Housing Board Uses Armed Police To Remove Defenders Of African Cemetery

By Dr. Marsha Coleman Adebayo and Dr. Laurel Hoa, Popular Resistance. -

Bethesda, MD — The Montgomery County Housing Opportunities Commission (HOC) called in armed police to remove peaceful protesters from its monthly board meeting on Wednesday. This was the first [...]

Supreme Court Rules Against Hopi Over Sacred Site

By Alden Woods, -

Arizona - The Hopi Tribe cannot claim special damage on land controlled by the Arizona Snowbowl ski resort, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Thursday, all but ending an eight-year legal battle and [...]

Holy Ground Desecrated At Site Of Apache Resistance To Mine

By Wendsler Nosie, Sr., Oak Flat Tucson Support. -

On March 17th, a representative of the Apache Stronghold arrived to Oak Flat, Arizona and found that the four crosses of an Apache holy ground had been intentionally destroyed. Two of the crosses [...]

Energy Fuels Completes Drilling Near Grand Canyon

By Klee Benally, -

By Klee Benally for Haul No! GRAND CANYON, AZ — Energy Fuels Inc. recently reported that it has completed drilling of it’s uranium mine shaft at Canyon Mine, which is located just miles from the [...]

Grand Canyon Uranium Mine Filling With Toxic Water

By Alicyn Gitlin and Leona Morgan, -

By Alicyn Gitlin and Leona Morgan for Sierra Club. TUSAYAN, Ariz. – The controversial Canyon Mine, located just six miles from Grand Canyon’s South Rim, is filling with surplus water after a wet [...]

Maryland: African Cemetery Protests Win Government Response

By Dr. Marsha Coleman-Adebayo, -

By Dr. Marsha Coleman-Adebayo for Black Agenda Report. Bethesda, Maryland - After months of public pressure and protests, Montgomery County Government has reluctantly suggested to “bring all [...]

Two Sacred Sites Designated National Monuments

By ICMN Staff, -

By Staff of Indian Country Media Network. “Bears Ears has been home to Hopi, Navajo, Ute Indian Tribe, Ute Mountain Ute, and Zuni for countless generations,” the coalition said. “Our ancestors [...]

One Year Anniversary Of Oak Flat Resistance

By George Pauk, -

By George Pauk for Popular Resistance. Oak Flat, Arizona - We are back at the mountain campsite that is the prime example of the persistent greed of our empire. The shame of us “whites” is [...]

John McCain Confronted (Again) For Theft Of Sacred Lands

By Derrick Broze, -

By Derrick Broze for Activist Post - Phoenix, Arizona – On February 19, Senator John McCain was visiting the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University’s Downtown campus for [...]

Wisconsin Destroying Indigenous Sacred Sites

By Staff, -

By Staff of WISDC - The state’s most powerful business group and the building industry are supporting a Republican bill that would allow landowners to destroy some Indian burial mounds in order [...]

Twenty Haleakala Protectors Arrested By Maui Police

By Trinette Furtado, -

By Trinette Furtado. (Wailuku, Maui) Twenty protectors of Haleakalā were arrested Thursday night by Maui Police after the second blockade in just a month, of a construction convoy for the Daniel [...]

Government Sells Native Sacred Land To Mining Company

By Lee Camp, -

By Lee Camp for Redacted Tonight. As if leaving Native Americans with nothing but miniscule plots of reservation land and systemic brokenness wasn’t enough, now the white man is at it again- [...]

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