Similar to African Americans, Native Americans experience discrimination and are often treated as second class citizens. Their deaths in the hands of police often go unreported in US media
All the ingredients for trouble are there: protesters and security guards, augmented now by National Guardsmen called out by North Dakota’s governor. Everyone insists they want to avoid further violence, but a single mistaken gesture and tempers could boil over again
Standing Rock Sioux leaders said the construction would destroy tribal burial grounds and cultural sites
Dr Stein faces charges of criminal tresspassing and criminal mischief after her demonstration of solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe
A war hero and Wild West show performer, Bald Eagle also appeared in more than 40 Hollywood films including 'Dances with Wolves'
America has a long and ugly past of violence, say historians
Results show how few ordinary Indians have been persuaded by national movement to change team’s moniker
Anna Lee Rain Yellowhammer and 30 young people from the Standing Rock Reservation are campaigning against a big oil company
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'Sports have the power to change lives'
Back 1970, only three categories were available: "free white females and males," "all other free persons," and "slaves"
The moon will reach its apogee three hours after it rises
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Ecuador's president Rafael Correa is abandoning his ambitious ambitious plan to persuade rich nations to pay his country not to drill for oil in an unspoiled Amazon rainforest preserve.
The royal baby's name has been decided. It had to be something simple, English and firm, didn’t it?
Johnny Depp rode into the 'wild' West End of London for The Lone Ranger premiere.