Republicans align with tribal sovereignty over oil drilling, more cities and states recognize Indigenous Peoples Day, and tribes seek a presidential declaration to protect land. These are among the recent news events we’ll take a look at. Three Native journalists will join us with their insights on the stories that got their Native communities buzzing. What hot news item got your community talking this month?
Mark Trahant (Shoshone Bannock) — journalist
Simon Moya-Smith (Oglala Lakota) — culture editor for Indian Country Today Media Network
Candace Begody-Begay (Navajo) — editor of the Navajo Times
Break Music: New Way Of Life (song) William Horncloud (artist) Rabbit Dance Songs Of The Lakota (album)