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Actor Randy Mantooth Battling Cancer
CNAY's GEN-I Map to Connect Native Youth
Mic Jordan's #DearNativeYouth Premieres
Obama Renames Mount McKinley to Denali
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Indigenous Activists Shut Down Ecuador
AMERIND Risk: Protecting Indian Country
The Fight to Preserve Lake Mead
Clues to the Fate of the Lost Colony
Ashley Callingbull Wins Mrs. Universe!
Has Amnesty Int. Betrayed Native Women?
The Grace of the Naming Ceremony
Luger: Artist's ‘Nature & Nurture'
STEM Camp Prepares Students for Future
Dancing For Culture
‘Real’ Indians & Blood Quantum
Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
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Thing About Skins
Loving and Crying Together: The Many Families of Dr. Dean Chavers
Sometimes I think I grew up in a family of crybabies....
Video: Cherokee Elder Bruce Ross Talks Whip Braiding and Rock Throwing
Cherokee Elder Bruce Ross talks about growing up on a 50-...
The Story of My Grandmother: How We Reconnected Her to Her Ojibwe Roots
The sun set below the tree canopy. I sat tracing lines in...
Ohio Man Bought Human Remains, Agrees to 100 Hours Community Service
Mark M. Beatty, 56, of Ohio, pleaded guilty August 5 to...
Video: Mashing Beans, Eating Squirrel Brains for Bravery, and Learning to Skate
Cherokee Elder Thelma Vann Forrest talks about how she and...
How Can Tribes Relate to Off-Reservation Citizens Better? Study Aims to Help
How do you define “home?” “Home is where one starts from”...
Video: Cherokee Elders Celebrate Christmas With Song and Dance
From Santa Claus’s acoustic version of “White Christmas” to group renditions of “Jingle Bells” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” to a lively interactive version of “Grandma Got R...
Quileute Petroglyph Confirms Connection to Oral Histories
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or the Transformer’s, killing of a monster that terrorized the Quileute people is considered by Quileute officials to be the ...
Are Ethnic Indians a Threat to Indigenous Rights?
Ethnic Indians who do not have ties to tribal nations form a potential threat to Indigenous Peoples and Indigenous rights...
Video: Cherokee Elders Share Childhood Christmas Stories
Cherokee Elders Steve Downing Jr. and Rufus King share some stories of what Christmas was like when they were growing up...
A Genealogical Journey About the Family I Never Knew
Dr. Dean Chavers
My Chavers family started in Surry County, Virginia in 1645. Elizabeth Gibson was born that year and married William Chavis, or Chavers...
Video: Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty Shares Christmas Stories
Ever wonder what Christmas was like back then? Sit down for a minute and listen to some stories from Cherokee Elder Wanda Girty...
A Genealogist Who Spent His Life Building a Cherokee Archive Retires
When Tom Mooney started working as a genealogist and archivist for Cherokee Heritage Center on December 6, 1976, he had one filing cabinet to store items...
Video: Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. Shares Stories from Childhood
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived through prohibition and spent his days playing in the creek...
Video: A Personal Story of Cultural Genocide and Childhood Removal
Her mother was born into the Quinault and Quileute nations and was taken from her grandmother around the age of 4...
Children in the Crosshairs: The Emerging Battle Over Alaska’s Native Children
Richard had made up his mind. By the time he was 16, the Yup’ik boy had been bounced around in foster care for years when he made the life-altering decision to escape...
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