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The Week That Was: May 1, 2016
Navajo Modern Day Trading Post
Native Suicide: Intergenerational Trauma
Kinship and Tribal Nations
N8V Writers Selected for LA Writers Lab
Songs for Water Raise Money for Walks
NMAI Profile: Jim Taylor
I Do Not Enjoy The Spring
Marika Trujillo Crowned Miss Indian UNM
Clinton: Trump 'Off the Reservation'
Colorado Senate Slated to Kill Bill
Musician Tony Enos: Welcoming 2 Spirits
Manning: A Bitter Sweet Anniversary
Pump You Up! Native Men Empowered in NM
Toronto 2nd City Hosting Diversity Wknd
Protecting 1.7mn Acres Near Grand Canyon
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe Hires MTGA
Homeless Kitty; Sleepless Prince
Diabetic Wound Care in Cuba
Poems on Birth, Death & Pawnee Cosmology
Thing About Skins
Andrew Johnson: Racist Determined to ‘Relocate’ Indians
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th...
Morgan Freeman Asks Navajo About God
An unusual guest attended 12-year-old Maysun Peterson’s...
Harriet Tubman to Replace Indian Killer and Slave Dealer Andrew Jackson on $20 Bill
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced on April 20 that...
Native History: The Indian Wars’ Only Foreign Correspondent
His name was William Simpson, a journalist from Great...
Abraham Lincoln: Enigmatic President, and Full of Contradictions
Editor's Note: Headline has been changed to reflect the...
Feds Don’t Approve Caltrans Treatment of Cultural Sites During Willits Bypass Construction
In what tribal representatives say is a promising sign for...
American Indian History
What or Who Is an Indian Giver? A History of the Offensive Term
To many of us, such phrases as “Teacher, Billy gave me the ball, now he wants it back! He’s being an Indian giver!” are too often heard in school...
Kin-Based Governments Can Be Successful and Profitable
A key to understanding American Indian nations, and Indigenous Peoples in general, is local community organization...
1904 Colt .45 ‘Peacemaker’ Donated to Chickasaw Cultural Center
A 110-year-old Colt .45 single-action Army revolver has recently been donated to the Chickasaw Nation by a prominent Chickasaw family...
6 Shocking Facts About Slavery, Natives and African Americans
In the last week of September, the Joseph Jenkins Roberts Center at Norfolk State University (NSU) held a conference called “1619: The Making of America.” That year is historically...
Amherst College Acquires Rare Native Book Collection
According to a release by Amherst College it is the “most complete collection of Native American literature and history in existence,” and it’s now at the college’s Frost Library i...
Native History: A Non-Traditional Sweat Leads to Three Deaths
This Date in Native History: The often misguided and misrepresented spiritual representation of traditional Native practices broke into mainstream media on October 8, 2009 when Jam...
Sunrise Ceremonies Mark Royal Proclamation’s 250th Anniversary on Both Sides of Atlantic
It’s called the Indian Magna Carta, and today marks its 250th anniversary...
Native History: Tecumseh Defeated at Battle of the Thames
This Date in Native History: On October 5, 1813, Shawnee Chief Tecumseh was killed at the Battle of the Thames, just north of the U.S.-Canada border...
Native History: ‘I Will Fight No More,’ Nez Perce War Ends
This Date in Native History: On October 5, 1877, the Nez Perce War officially ended as Chief Joseph rode slowly up a hill at the Bear Paw battlefield to where General Howard and Co...
Native History: Construction of Mount Rushmore Begins
This Date in Native History: On October 4, 1927, sculptor Gutzon Borglum began carving the faces of four presidents into the granite of the sacred Black Hills...
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