A fire glows outside a sweat lodge, where Western Shoshones...
Operated from 1879 to 1918 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, the...
ICTMN’s Vincent Schilling invited to discuss the REAL history of Columbus Day on HuffPo LiveStream
ICTMN’s Arts and Entertainment editor Vincent Schilling (...
Yesterday, the City of Seattle celebrated Indigenous...
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th...
Emmy-Award winning filmmaker Alex Zacarias and Taino Daca (I Am) lead character Roberto Mkaro Borreeo - Amy Majagua'naru Ponce
Emmy-Award winning filmmaker Alex Zacarias recently spoke...
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American Indian History

Chickasaw Cultural Center Brad Deramus Canoe
Chickasaw Nation
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
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
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
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
November is American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month...
Konnie LeMay
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...
Gale Courey Toensing
Ever since the beginning of the National Day of Mourning – an annual anti-Thanksgiving gathering in Plymouth, Massachusetts – during the early years of the Indian rights movement, ...
Happy Thanksgiving
Christina Rose
Thanksgiving has always been a Native tradition, and Comedian Ernie Tsosie of 49 Laughs said he has never been one to say, “No Thanks, No Giving!” “It’s never been about the pilgri...
Konnie LeMay
There are many interesting resources with information about the Sand Creek Massacre...