Easter Island Moai
New findings from the journal, Current Biology, indicate...
Cherokee Elder Joe Fourkiller
Who doesn’t like hearing from Elders about how things used...
The Blackfoot Confederacy is vigorously opposing proposed...
Library of Congress Navajos
Ancestry.com, the Oklahoma Historical Society, and the...
In this chat, the inimitable Jim Northrup opens up in his...
Some Canadians seem to think Indigenous Peoples mostly...
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Genealogy

ICTMN Staff
2/10/12
The Navajo call them Doko’oo’sliid , or “Shining On Top.” To the Hopi, the peaks are Nuvatukaovi , or “The Place of Snow on the Very Top.” Whatever name they bear, the San Francisc...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/10/12
A federal appeals court has given an Arizona ski resort operating on federal land permission to use recycled sewage to make artificial snow on Humphrey’s Peak—the highest and the m...
ICTMN Staff
2/9/12
Membership in Northwest tribes has grown faster than the general population, reports Northwest News Network. This growth has strained some tribes and strengthened others...
ICTMN Staff
2/8/12
Jessica Lackey, Cherokee, and Millicent Pepion, Navajo and Blackfeet, are members of the Wetlands Preservation Organization (WPO), a plaintiff in the South Lawrence Trafficway (SLT...
Carol Berry
2/8/12
For more than 20 years, debate has raged over a proposal by federal and state highway planners to route a major thoroughfare through the Wakarusa Wetlands in Kansas...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/8/12
Today, February 8, marks the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part one of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/12
After a 12-year-old Menominee student spoke her Native language during class, she was suspended from playing in that night’s basketball game, and memories of past boarding school a...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/12
Matthew Dulik and Theodore Schurr A study released recently by the American Journal of Human Genetics provides evidence that Native Americans share ancestry with indigenous Altaian...
Laura Paskus
2/6/12
This February 5 entry from the Ms. Magazine blog enlightens readers to the contributions of Native American women...
Washington State University
2/6/12
The most-used archive in the Washington State University Libraries is a collection of books, manuscripts, photos and artifacts from Nez Perce, Yakama and other Columbia Plateau Ind...

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