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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Hillary Clinton’s Run: Seneca Women, Modocs Facing Gallows and One Tough Quaker
When Hillary Clinton broke the longest-lasting glass...
Richard M. Nixon: ‘Self-Determination Without Termination’
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th...
Dallas Goldtooth, Arvol Looking Horse and Kandi Mosset Stand Up for the Sacred in Stunning Video by Matika Wilbur and Myron Dewey
Dakota Access oil pipeline workers gouged a trench over two...
‘Obama, Hear Our Cry’: Lakota Women Call on President to Stop Violence
Editor’s Note: This open letter to President Obama was...
Burn The Zozobra! Photos of Annual Indigenous 50-Foot Burning Man
When I moved to New Mexico in 2004 I was intrigued by an...
Behind the Scenes at the Mescalero Apache Puberty Rites
Over July 4th weekend the public can witness traditional...
American Indian History
Rosebud Sioux Tribe Announces Progress on Potential Black Hills Sacred Site Purchase
The Rosebud Sioux Tribe (RST) has announced progress in their efforts to purchase and preserve the sacred site of Pe’ Sla located in the Black Hills of South Dakota ...
Massive Land Losses Coming
One of the biggest shortcomings of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) is that it does not actually define Indigenous Peoples...
Signs of Life Discovered on Remote Alaskan Islands
Dennis Griffin, with Oregon’s State Historic Preservation Office, has been combing the hillsides of Alaskan tundra looking for signs of life. He’s been exploring Hall and St...
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Anniversary Brings Heritage to Forefront for South Dakota Man
With this year being the 150 th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 , many are reflecting on the war’s aftermath, including Myron Taylor, who has been facing his personal hi...
Interior Announces $1.6M in NAGPRA Grants, Arizona State Museum Among Recipients
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis announced availability of $1.6 million in federal grant money to document and help return human remains...
Discovery of Long-Lost Silent Film With All-Indian Cast Has Historians Reeling
How a silent film featuring an all-Native cast came to be made, lost (seemingly forever), discovered nearly a century later (in shambles), then restored and shown to the cast’s des...
American Indian Tribes Make Offer on Black Hills Sacred Site
The sacred site of Pe’ Sla , which is on part of the land that was recently pulled off the auction block for unknown reasons could be sold to tribes in South Dakota according to tr...
What Does That Blanket Mean? Old Pendleton Pamphlet Explains Symbols
The Portland Collection's Tumblr blog has posted a couple of images that will be of interest to anyone who owns or admires Pendleton blankets...
Faith and Culture Converge in Native American Christianity
In an editorial posted August 27 on the Huffington Post website, the Rev. Dr. Randy S. Woodley discusses Native American Christianity and how faith affects culture ...
Missing Voices: Native Perspective Lacking in Civil War Accounts
Patti Jo King
An account of Indians in the U.S. Civil War has been issued in paperback—and with it comes a now-familiar sense of letdown...
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