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Comanche Boy in Denmark for Next Bout
Leonard Nimoy, My Vulcan Savior
World Out of Balance
Investing in the Future of Tribes
Moon and Jupiter Dance Again
Eating Paleo Starting With Sweet Potatoe
1st Marijuana Conference Creates a Buzz
The Myth of the Post-Racial Society
Arvel Bird: Still Sharing the Love
Tatanka Means' Standup Comedy
Calif. Gaming Conference on Drought
Changing Currents Increased NE Sea Level
Penn's Pratfall; Racist Dwarves
3 Alliances Between Africans and Natives
Jim Thorpe, the Play
PA Community Divided Over 'Redskins'
Coal Terminals Would Destroy Lummi Sites
Neechie Gear Founder Honored With Awards
13 Images: Occupation of Wounded Knee
The Context of Indian Nation Treaties
Thing About Skins
5 More Natives Who Should Replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill
In 2012, we spotlighted Andrew Jackson as our top pick for...
Seeing the Sites of Arizona: 11 Images
Arizona is a state rich in history and culture. Twenty-two...
What Do You Think of When You Hear Navajo? Here Are 7 Iconic Images
At roughly the size of West Virginia, the Navajo Nation is...
Is This Crazy Horse? Investigating Indian Country's Most Controversial Photo
Once again, the debate over the alleged tintype photo of...
Will Right-Wing Extremist Documentary Be Required Viewing in Florida?
In America: Imagine the World Without Her, self-styled...
Fight the Power: 5 Visionaries of Native Resistance
From the 1700s through the end of the 1800s, visionaries...
American Indian History
Documentary Follows Native Students Learning and Preserving Tewa Language
In November 2009, Santa Fe Preparatory School in Santa Fe, New Mexico sent out a newsletter announcing a self-study curriculum in which Native teenagers would study the Tewa langua...
Many Californians Working to Revitalize Native Languages
L. Frank Manriquez, Acjachemem/Rarámuri/Tongva, has been part of that effort for the past two decades...
Chocolate May Have Been More Than a Beverage to the Maya
Long thought to be a beverage reserved for the ruling class and priests, archaeologists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History say chocolate could have been used f...
Archaeologists Uncover Hundreds of Bones in Unusual Aztec Burial in Mexico
The remains of a young woman were found surrounded by 1,789 human bones in Mexico City’s Templo Mayor—a find that is the first of its kind in the Aztec culture according to researc...
Battle of the Little Bighorn Site For Sale
Garryowen, Montana—a western town known the world over as the site of the Battle of the Little Bighorn where, in 1876, General George Armstrong Custer and his hubristic 7 th Cavalr...
NAJA Concerned About Mainstream Media's Portrayal of Native Americans
Jeff Harjo, executive director of the Native American Journalists Association, released the following statement regarding the portrayal of Native Americans in mainstream media: "Th...
Maryland College Awarded Grant to Study Potomac River Archaeological Sites
Federal Recognition: Can the BIA's Acknowledgment Process Be Fixed?
Gale Courey Toensing
Years after the Chickahominy Indian Tribe of Virginia filed a petition for federal acknowledgment with the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) in 1996, the then-head of the agency told ...
Ritual Use of Caffeinated ‘Vomit Drink’ Discovered at Cahokia
Made from the roasted leaves of the Yaupon holly (Ilex vomitoria) that grew more than 300 miles away, researchers found evidence that inhabitants at Cahokia were enjoying caffeinat...
Matt Lauer Calls Meredith Vieira an 'Indian Giver'
Matt Lauer recently joined Kris Jenner in the ranks of celebrities who use derogatory terms toward Native Americans without thinking...
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