Plans are underway to erect a sculpture that memorializes...
A state commission has recommended to legislators that...
Navajo Iconic Sunrise
Mountains on the Navajo Nation reach elevations of 10,000...
Max D. Stanley Trail of Tears
This persuasive essay was submitted to ICTMN by Matthew...
Many young readers (or readers who were once young) are...
Dancing Rabbit Creek
Each year the Young Native Writers Essay Contest encourages...
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American Indian History

Vincent Schilling
12/2/14
With the vast array of Native innovations that manifest in our daily lives even today, Indian Country Today Media Network feels compelled to highlight yet another crop of such inve...
Sand Creek Massacre Historic Site
National Park Service
12/1/14
This article is part of a series by the National Park Service concerning the 150 th Anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre...
White Buffalo Prophecy
ICTMN Staff
12/1/14
Most people are familiar with the story of the White Buffalo Calf Woman, who came to the Lakota bringing the canupa, the sacred pipe, the four values, and sacred ways of living...
Chickasaw Cultural Center Brad Deramus Canoe
Chickasaw Nation
11/30/14
They were the metaphorical pickup trucks of their day. Native Americans used them to ferry families across rivers, move trade goods to market and as a means of travel...
Sand Creek Massacre Historic Site
Konnie LeMay
11/29/14
Some would prefer to sweep away memories of the massacre, but forgetting the dead is not the traditional—or honorable—way...
USS George Washington Heritage Month
Chris Cavagnaro
11/28/14
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN—Sailors aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) celebrated Native American Heritage Month on the ship’s mess decks during a ceremo...

This week’s featured image of Easter Island sculptures is connected to a new article in Current Biology, a scientific

Sand Creek Massacre Survivors
Konnie LeMay
11/28/14
This year marks the 150th anniversary since the Sand Creek Massacre, a tragic and unnecessary event of November 29, 1864 forever changed Indian relations with the U.S. government...
Native American Rights Fund
11/27/14
November is American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month...
Konnie LeMay
11/27/14
This month, 150 years ago, more than 600 troops—temporary militia in the Third Colorado Cavalry and professional soldiers in the First Colorado Cavalry—converged above the camps of...

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