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American Indian History

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...
Gale Courey Toensing
11/27/14
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
11/27/14
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
11/26/14
There are many interesting resources with information about the Sand Creek Massacre...
Purchase of Manhattan Church and Performers
Leeanne Root
11/26/14
An all-ages audience packed the Marble Collegiate Church in New York City on November 20 to see another step in the reconciliation effort between the Dutch and Lenape...

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