Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr.
Cherokee Elder Steve Downing Jr. was born in 1925—he lived...
Becky Personal ICWA Story
Her mother was born into the Quinault and Quileute nations...
Richard Lincoln III
Richard had made up his mind. By the time he was 16, the...
Cherokee Elder Rufus King
Times “back then” were different. There weren’t iPhones and...
Cherokee Elder Johnny Sanders
We can learn a lot from our Elders. Cherokee Elder Johnny...
Easter Island Moai
New findings from the journal, Current Biology, indicate...
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Genealogy

Alex Ewen
3/19/14
Over the past few weeks, new scientific discoveries have rekindled the debate over the Bering Strait Theory. Two of the discoveries were covered recently in Indian Country Today ...
Christina Rose
3/12/14
At a recent symposium, Joel West Williams, Cherokee, staff attorney for the Native American Rights Fund, announced, “Raise your hand if you consider yourself one percent American, ...

Brought by the Spanish conquistadors, the horse quickly transformed many of Turtle Island’s indigenous cultures.

What comes to mind when picturing the gathering of honey?

Alex Ewen
3/11/14
Scientists from the University of Copenhagen and Texas A&M have analyzed the DNA of the remains of a young boy ceremonially buried some 12,600 years ago in Montana...
Vincent Schilling
2/26/14
Being that February is Black History Month we thought it was appropriate to honor some African Americans who share some Native American ancestry...
Myra Vanderpool Gormley
2/24/14
No matter what they claim on television or online tracing your ancestors is more complicated than clicking on a link or grabbing a family tree from a website...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/14
The Quapaw Tribe recently purchased some land in Little Rock, Arkansas, but was surprised at what they discovered there—an unmarked slave cemetery, reports KARK Channel 4 ...
Richard Walker
2/7/14
National Congress of American Indians President Brian Cladoosby doesn’t expect he’ll have more than an opportunity to shake the hand of French President Francois Hollande at a Whit...
ICTMN Staff
2/5/14
A British magistrate has summoned Thomas S...

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