March 25th, 2017   The recent downward trend of federal and state school funding has deeply impacted our nation’s schools, and none more so than those already struggling with other socio-economic barriers. But in Oklahoma, the Cherokee Nation has recently granted a record $5M in private funding for 107 northeastern Oklahoma school districts.   The [ Read On… ]

As independent nations, Native American tribal groups are able to set their own laws. Federal changes, like the legalization of gay marriage in 2015, don’t affect tribal regulations. Until Friday, 11 of America’s tribal groups had bans on same-sex marriages. Now that the Cherokee nation attorney general Todd Hembree has formally announced a change to [ Read On… ]