January 09, 2015
BY:The "outcome document" of the high-level ple
January 06, 2015
BY:Damian Webster and Emmy Scott ask important questions in their recent article
November 13, 2014
BY:A new historical and cultural novel by Larry Spotted Crow Mann (Nipmuc), The Mourning Road to Thanksgiving, challenges the stereotypical American holiday tradition.
October 30, 2014
BY:The Native American Law Students Association at Yale Law School held its first ever Alumni Achievement Awards Dinner October 23, 2014. The recipient, Kevin Washburn (Chickasaw), class of 1993, is Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs at the U.S.
October 15, 2014
BY:Congratulations to Navajo Attorney General Harrison Tsosie
October 06, 2014
BY:The effort to relegate "redskins" to the wastebasket of historical racism stirs up a backlash from so-called "fans" of the epithet. One backlash aims at the group EONM—Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry.
September 21, 2014
BY:Brad Gallant has added a great new tool to the campaign to combat mascot racism: a 6-minute YouTube video, titled "Redskins No More." The title expands the Twitter hashtag, #redskinsnomore.
September 18, 2014
BY:The New York Daily News decision to "sack the name" of the Washington Redskins sets an example for all other news outlets.
August 19, 2014
BY:I started to read S.C. Gwynne's book, Empire of the Summer Moon, about Quanah Parker and the U.S. war against the Comanche, but I don't know if I'll finish it.
August 09, 2014
BY:Buffalo Shout, Salmon Cry (Herald Press) offers an extraordinary challenge to the torturous history and continuing damage of Christian colonialism in North America.
July 09, 2014
BY:The Canadian Supreme Court recently elaborated legal rules affecting non-Aboriginal encroachment on Native lands. The unanimous decision, Tsilhqot’in Nation v.
June 13, 2014
BY:A new book by Gary Anderson, Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian, is bound to attract attention as a "pro-Indian" book. The subtitle, "The Crime That Should Haunt America," will provoke people who minimize the violence against Native Peoples throughout...
May 10, 2014
BY:Many critics of a certain football team's use of the "R" word concede that there is no "free speech" issue.
May 03, 2014
BY:Jonathan Schell died recently.