Learning a new language can be hard, especially when the...
TEDx Talk Lakota Immersion Daycare
Peter Hill, an educator and the language coordinator for...
Video WatchCut One Word Reservation
WatchCut Video, a weekly series on YouTube, recently...
Nez Perce Language App
The Nez Perce Language Program has developed free apps for...
Miwok Pride Wilton YoungStars
Wilton Rancheria, a federally recognized tribe located in...
AP Nahuatl Incense Procession Basilica of Guadalupe
For the first time in Mexican history mass was said in the...
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Amerrique Mountains
Steve Russell
Schoolchildren are taught that the Americas are named after Amerigo Vespucci, an explorer who came along after Columbus and was the first to understand that he was looking at a “Ne...
Mooselookmeguntic Lake Oquossoc Maine
Steve Russell
Part one of the tale of indigenous names ended with the wonderment that the Devil figures so prominently in place names...
Denali National Park View Mountain
Steve Russell
What’s in a name? t hat which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet...
Code talkers in the United States have been storied, honored and lauded for their military contributions...
Language Preservation Reno Sparks Indian Colony
Tsanavi Spoonhunter
Stacey Burns says a transformation has taken place within the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony from something as old as the Washoe, Paiute and Shoshone tribes themselves: their native lan...
Dominique Godrèche
Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, a young Innu poet from Baie-Comeau, lives in Montreal as does her mentor, Josephine Bacon...
Dominique Godrèche
Josephine Bacon, a well-known Innu poet originally from Pessamit, Quebec, nowadays makes her home in Montreal...
UMass Amherst Ojibwe Language Students Canoe
Students in Howard Kimewon’s Ojibwe language class at the University of Massachusetts Amherst floated around Puffer’s Pond May 2 in what is believed to be the first birchbark canoe...
Kelvin Winney National Spelling Bee Associated Press
Alysa Landry
Ten-year-old Kelvin Winney paused, lips pursed, eyes on the ceiling...
Rick Kearns
Saving indigenous languages by recording them and then issuing a challenge online has inspired thousands of people to reciprocate by posting videos onto YouTube in the last year; t...