Discrimination

July 24, 2016
By:
Alex Jacobs

Right now the police and politicians can openly admit there’s a problem in this country over policing and race. And of all cities for this happen to, Dallas was actually doing something about it.

July 22, 2016
By:
André Crmblit

It is hard to make sense of the horrors of the past couple weeks. We have seen more tragedies with deaths involving the police and men of ethnic backgrounds.

July 21, 2016
By:
Peter d'Errico

White supremacists have long associated themselves with Christianity, despite the fact that Jesus was not a white man. U.S.

July 18, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

After lawyering up and making sure that nothing in his narrative would conflict with video evidence—and don't take this to be a criticism, just a complaint that it's not two-way—the officer who shot Philando Castile has spoken through his attorney.

June 18, 2016
By:
Terese Mailhot

I don’t know what "Native" is. It’s become something so obscure that the more I talk about it the more abstract it becomes. I can’t say it’s about blood, or skin, or pain, or papers. But I know when it’s absent.

June 01, 2016
By:
Peter d'Errico

The Washington Post poll about "redskin" sports names raised uproar in social media, but, as Harlan McKosato pointed out, "what we see on social media nowadays…does not reflect how Nati

May 30, 2016
By:
Alex Jacobs

A Kurdish pop star has crashed the media scene from the Middle East to Cannes to Los Angeles with a call for peace and unity while wearing golden heels, military camos and confronting the Islamic State, on video.

May 29, 2016
By:
Debra Haaland

As the Democratic State Party Chair, I’m very proud to have the opportunity to lead our Party here in New Mexico in an important Presidential Election. Part of my job is to ensure that our message reaches voters.

May 28, 2016
By:
Harlan McKosato

The Washington Post poll that came out last week showing that nine out of 10 Native Americans surveyed did not find the term Redsk*ns offensive drew outrage from Indians all over the internet, and from tribal leaders and scholars who have been leading the charge for changing the team nic

May 27, 2016
By:
Raymond Foxworth

Indian Country is abuzz over the Washington Post poll that pu

May 24, 2016
By:
Adrian Jawort

My 7-year-old daughter Aurelia was recently named a Powwow Princess of her Pretty Eagle Catholic Academy school.

May 24, 2016
By:
C. Richard King

For many, the key take away of the recent survey conducted by the Washington Post is that the vast majority of American Indians do not take offense at the name of the local professional football team.

May 13, 2016
By:
Steven Newcomb

Jody Wilson is the former Education Program Manager for the “San Salvador” build site of the San Diego Maritime Museum. She recently found on the Internet a 2014 proposal to build a statue to honor the Spanish conquistador Vasco Nuñez de Balboa.

May 03, 2016
By:
Suzan Shown Harjo

“Off the reservation” is a term I’ve heard tossed off casually by policymakers and bureaucrats from the White House to Capitol Hill, and by reporters who cover them and editors and producers who place stories and write headlines.

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