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Marijuana vs. Salmon?
Native Slurs Demand More Than Just PC
Canada Judge Decries 'Cultural Genocide'
Fisherman Dies After Swordfish Attack
Spirituality & Archaeology of CT Indians
Paris: Another Auction of Hopi Katsinam
Athletes to Compete on NBC's SpartanRace
Houska: Native American Hair is a Right
Well For Culture Gets Its Own Website
Truth and Reconciliation March in Canada
Take Oak Flat to a Higher Court
A Picnic-Perfect Jicama Salad
Land Into Trust Critics Have it Backward
Maine Tribes Historic Break with State
The Week That Was
Natives May Decide Rapid City Mayor Race
Chickasaws to Expand Veteran Benefits
Serving Great Leader Cesar Chavez
We Don't Need Saviors—We Need Allies
No Jail Time for Beer, Slur-Hurling Man
Thing About Skins
Go Gladiators! Athletes From Blackfeet Rez Compete in NBC’s Spartan Race
Athletes from Montana’s Blackfeet Indian Reservation will...
Houska: Native American Hair is a Religious Right
Graduation season. Lately my newsfeed has been a steady...
Bearing Witness: Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation March Draws Thousands to Ottawa Streets [Video]
More than 7,000 walkers thronged through the streets of...
Take Oak Flat to a Higher Court: Why US & Canada Fear Human Rights Courts
Hundreds of Apaches are occupying Oak Flat, a sacred site...
Maine Tribes Withdraw Legislative Reps in Historic Break with State
The Penobscot Indian Nation and the Passamaquoddy Tribe...
Serving Cesar Chavez: ‘One of the Greatest Leaders of All Time’
In 1970, I started in the Ph.D. program in Communication...
Native American Studies
Native Storyteller Robert Wapahi, Dakota, to Present at the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
Dakota Sioux storyteller and visual artist Robert Wapahi of Chicago will present “Stories of Families,” a program of traditional, historical, and true contemporary tales for all ag...
Ambitious and Controversial School Attempts to Save the Mohawk Language and Culture
In 1988 a few parents in the Mohawk community of Kahnawà:ke, 15 miles southwest of Montreal, decided to try to preserve the language of their elders by teaching it to their toddler...
Kolodny’s In Search of First Contact Rewrites History, and Then Some
Gale Courey Toensing
In her extraordinary book In Search of First Contact: The Vikings of Vinland, the Peoples of the Dawnland, and the Anglo-American Anxiety of Discovery (Duke University Press Books,...
Student Leverages Her Glamour Award Money to Generate More Funds for her Lakota Nonprofit
Maggie Dunne In April 2012, Glamour Magazine honored Maggie Dunne, a junior at Colgate University majoring in Native American Studies, the Grand Prize for its Top 10 College Women ...
Groundbreaking Mag Celebrates Native Women; Now in Multiple Platforms for Classrooms
To create Native Daughters magazine, Jordan Pascale, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) journalism student, stepped into a Pine Ridge, South Dakota sweat lodge in the fall of 2...
Leona Makokis: From Residential School to 'Indspiring' Educator
As the second of 13 children, Leona Makokis (Saddle Lake Cree Nation) is no stranger to hard work...
American History Myths Debunked: Columbus Discovered America
As we continue our look at Cracked.com’s widely read post ““6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America,” we look at myth number four, Columbus Didn't Discover Amer...
American History Myths Debunked: No Native Influence on Founding Fathers
When Cracked.com posted an article on May 15 entitled “ 6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America ,” it started something of a mini-sensation...
Despite Arizona's Ethnic Studies Ban, Students Can Still Enroll in Native Programs
With an ethnic studies ban now in place in Arizona’s public and charter schools, many Native Americans in the state who live off-reservation are wondering where they can send their...
A History of the Chippewa and Ottawa, by One of Their Own
Gale Courey Toensing
For more than two centuries, the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians suffered under European domination...
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