Books

December 01, 2012
By:
Peter d'Errico

Edward Curtis was a star at the start of his monumental work, "The North American Indian." At the halfway point, his fame had vanished, though his stupendous effort to record the "vanishing Indians" continued. By the time he finished, he lived in obscurity, his work almost forgotten.

October 08, 2012
By:
Steven Newcomb

In his book Metaphysics of Modern Existence (1979), Vine Deloria, Jr.

June 08, 2012
By:
Steven Newcomb

In 1982, the National Lawyers Guild published a book entitled Rethinking Indian Law.

April 30, 2012
By:
Steven Newcomb

We have been told that a fight against “terrorism” is the reason why the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was passed by Congress, and signed by Preside

April 11, 2012
By:
Chuck Trimble

The Northwest Tribes have produced some of history’s greatest leaders, most notably Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce. In modern times the most important leader ever to come out of the Northwest in Indian Affairs was Joseph R.

February 04, 2012
By:
Steven Newcomb

Some Indian people these days disparage what they call a “victim mentality.” This is aimed at those of us who spend a great deal of time obsessing over all the destruction that our originally free nations and peoples have been subjected to during the past five centuries.

January 30, 2012
By:
Various

The undersigned organizations are committed to protecting free speech and intellectual freedom. We write to express our deep concern about the removal of books used in the Mexican-American Studies Program in the Tucson Unified School District.

January 30, 2012
By:
Winona LaDuke

This past week, I had the distinction of becoming one of a select list of authors banned by the Tucson Unit

January 24, 2012
By:
Suzan Shown Harjo

I learned about the banning of Rethinking Columbus: The Next 500 Years from Dr.

December 20, 2011
By:
DuWayne Smith

Indian Country Today Media Network staff recently posted

December 18, 2011
By:
DuWayne Smith

There has been a lot of discussion about the Cherokee Freedmen and their descendants, but most of the talk centers upon Cherokee Nation sovereignty and the rights of Indian nations t

December 17, 2011
By:
Chuck Trimble

We’ve been told for many years “don’t judge a book by its cover.” I would add to that, “don’t judge a book by its title either.”

October 11, 2011
By:
Mark Trahant

There are many ways to look at America’s shift into the Era of Contraction. Budget numbers tell part of the story. Words of elected leaders tell yet another. Add to that, the stories of real discontent told by ordinary people and reflected by both the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street.

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