native americans

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Obama will see problems on reservations first hand

Jun 13, 2014
The Census Bureau says 27 percent of Native Americans are poor.
Posted In: native americans, President Obama, poverty

Lummi tribe objects to coal terminal in Washington

Nov 27, 2013
Fifty-seven Native American tribes in the Pacific Northwest have come together to oppose plans to build coal export terminals in Oregon and Washington State.
Posted In: coal, native americans, Washington, Oregon

Sequester hits Native Americans' mental health services

Jul 18, 2013
The suicide rate for Native Americans is nearly four times the national average, but many tribes' mental health services have been compromised by the sequester.
Posted In: sequester, native americans, mental health