By U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich Special to the Times For far too long, Indian Country has been left to fend for itself in dealing with the legacy of hardrock mining.
Rosa Parks held no elected office. She was not born into wealth or power. Yet 60 years ago on Dec. 1, Rosa Parks changed America.
As my family and I celebrate Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Month, I always take time to reflect on the sacrifices made by my elders and ancestors, my grandmothers and grandfathers.
In support of our brave Navajo men and women serving abroad in the Armed Services, the Navajo Nation Legislative Branch will be sending care packages to our warriors who are not able to be with their families during this holiday season.
Let’s say your child has to miss school. First, a day or two. Then five days, eight days, or even 10. Not because she was sick. Not because he got into trouble. Only because of mud.
Like so many in our communities, I was deeply concerned to hear through news reports of the devastating spill of toxic wastewater into the Animas River from years of mining at the Gold King Mine.
we recognize that the people impacted want the government to produce tangible results that benefits their communities