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American Indian History

Alexander Ewen & Ivana Maravic
12/19/13
Of the many ways Natives have been abused, cheated and neglected by the United States government, one of the more subtle, but potentially most damaging for tribes today has been th...
ICTMN Staff
12/19/13
On Monday, December 16, the Duval County School Board voted unanimously to change the name of Nathan B. Forrest High School in Jacksonville, Florida...
Alysa Landry
12/18/13
This Date in Native History: On December 18, 1620, the Mayflower docked at Plymouth, Massachusetts, establishing the first permanent white settlement in America and forever changin...
Vincent Schilling
12/18/13
Ahh those jingle bells are ringing, and as we peer off into that snowy night waiting for the sound of reindeer hoofs landing on our rooftop—followed by that bellowing ho ho ho of g...
Genesis Tuyuc
12/17/13
On Saturday, December 14, the program, Taino Identity Beyond Columbus, took place at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in New York City...
Christina Rose
12/15/13
This Date in Native History: On December 15, 1890, Sitting Bull, known as Tatanka Iyotake, was killed along the Grand River, near his birthplace in the Many Caches area of South Da...
Alysa Landry
12/14/13
This Date in Native History: On December 14, 1967, a blizzard hit the Navajo and Hopi Nations, covering the ground with as much as seven feet of snow, trapping residents in their h...
Christina Rose
12/13/13
A history of racism lurks in the shadows of Chamberlain, South Dakota’s past, and many see the Chamberlain School District’s refusal to allow the Honor Song to be played at graduat...

It’s nearly that time of year. No, not Christmas—well, that too, but it’s nearly December 26.

Christina Rose
12/12/13
This Date in Native History: Stand Watie was born Degadoga Watie on December 12, 1806 in New Echota, near present day Rome, Georgia...

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