Donovan White: Alaska Native villages are Indian tribes. ANC Corporations are Not.

The Seven Council Fires?Oceti Sakowin?of our Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota nations always stand up for our lands and treaties.

As Indian nations, we maintain self-government and self-determination. Indian lands are the cornerstone of jurisdiction, and our Tribal government status. Self-defense is the cornerstone of sovereignty.

Right now, we must defend ourselves against…