Ledger drawings by Red Horse, a Minneconjou Lakota Sioux...
John Quincy Adams
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th...
Carlisle Students Wikipedia
The Rosebud Sioux community is trying to bring back their...
Fry Bread Done
Of all the foods most commonly associated with Native...
Fur Traders Canada 1777
The expression “colonization” has gained a great amount of...
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American Indian History

Patti Jo King
In 1889, the pronouncements of Paiute mystic Wovoka sparked hope of the dawning of a new age among Western tribes; an age that promised an end to Euro-American oppression and a ret...
Captured Abduction of Squanto
Christina Rose
The history of Native slavery in New England is finally breaking through after centuries of silence...
Modern Cucurbita Squashes
Tanya H. Lee
The Three Sisters fundamental to the traditional diet of many American Indian tribes may have been just two without the ingenuity of ancient Indigenous Peoples living in what is no...
Hunkpapa Lakota Mens Shirt Wounded Knee
Mark Hirsch
Tuesday, December 29, 2015, marks the 125th anniversary of the Massacre at Wounded Knee, a “sad and horrible event” Native and non-Native Americans still struggle to comprehend...
Eyewitnesses at Wounded Knee
Tanya H. Lee
This year is the 125th anniversary of the December 29, 1890 massacre of a band of Miniconjou Lakota led by Chief Spotted Elk, who was called Big Foot by the government...
Winter, Star Wars , a grave robber and a Christmas full moon were just some of the headlines grabbing attention in Indian country this past week...
Julie Reed University of Tennessee
UT News
A group of University of Tennessee students spent this fall delving into the lives of Cherokees who called East Tennessee home in the 1800s, before they were forcibly removed and r...
Dakota 38 Mankato Massacre
Konnie LeMay
A ghost of Christmas past haunts the Dakota to this day—the ghost of a great injustice to 38 men hanged the day after Christmas in 1862, of injustice to 265 others also convicted i...
Duane Champagne
When did colonialism start? How can we recognize it into the present? According to international law, colonialism started when explorers claimed the land for a Christian king...