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No New Stadium in D.C. Until Name Change
Native Super Heroes Take Over the Heard
The Myriad, Generous Offerings of Plants
Rachel Dolezal Outs Andrea Smith Again
A Canada Day Meditation
Long-time Supporter of Indian Gaming
Canada Day a Non-Event for Indigenous
USA Today Names Best Resort Casino
Bill John Baker Reelected
Imagining Reconciliation in Bemidji
7 Apologies Made to American Indians
For Andrea Smith: 'I’m Not an Indian'
America Meredith's 'First American Art'
10 Powerful Images from Mauna Kea
What It Means to Be Landless
Debunking the 'Half-Breed' Label
20 Native Portraits by Ryan Red Corn
Vancouver Native Festival Draws 30,000
Is It Chowder, or Chowdah?
Protectors Halt Mauna Kea Construction
Thing About Skins
20 More Glorious Portraits of Native Americans by Ryan Red Corn
It was almost exactly one year ago that we featured...
10 Racist Advertisements Featuring Native Americans
Throughout modern, consumption-obsessed history, there have...
Watch the Intense Trailer for 'Mekko,' Sterlin Harjo's Latest Film
Sterlin Harjo, Seminole and Muscogee, is one of the most...
Native Children as Hope for the Planet: Warrior Project Snaps Kids in Utah and Rhode Island
The Warrior Project is a photographic journey by Tailinh...
20 Stunning Views Along the Great Inka Road
The Inka Road stretches over 24,000 miles through six...
New Mexico's Native Women Tell Their Stories in 'A Thousand Voices'
A Thousand Voices gets it a thousand percent correct. ...
Arts and Entertainment
Thunder in the Desert: 10,000 Years of Culture, 187 Tribal Nations, 10 days, One Location
The event is billed as “10,000 years of culture – 187 tribal nations – 10 days – all in one location.” Despite the full agenda of Thunder in the Desert , organizer Fred Synder advi...
2011 Retrospective: June
The Truth Lies Buried At Fort Laramie A visitor at Fort Laramie could take the complete historic tour and get little knowledge about the grim consequences of the wars the U.S...
Happy Native New Year From the Pow Wow Comedy Jam
Here's to wishing everybody in Indian Country a Happy Native New Year...
2011’s Memorable Quotes: Good and Bad Part 1
Every year Indian country is filled with leaders, politicians, broadcasters and talking heads provide memorable quotes for anyone listening to catch...
New Year's Revolutions
The Skins here at The Thing About Skins take New Year's very seriously...
Of Rhyme and Meter: Dozens of Indian Poets, Rescued From Obscurity
Poetry is often an acquired taste, and many of the works in the weighty Changing Is Not Vanishing: A Collection of American Indian Poetry to 1930 (University of Pennsylvania Press,...
Shortening the Odds on New Year’s Eve
Fans cheered on Troy Gentry of the country duo Montgomery Gentry on New Year’s Eve 2009 at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa...
2011 Retrospective: May
He Ain’t No Geronimo The use of the code name “Geronimo” in the operation that killed Osama bin Laden shows that insensitivity won’t die...
Lewis DeSoto Makes Art You Can Drive
Literature the Ojibwe Way: Erdrich Sisters' Wiigwaas Press Helps Preserve Ojibwemowin
"Thank you for helping to save the world.” That’s how Ojibwe language teacher Dan Jones greeted his beginners class after explaining that some believe an end to the language means ...
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