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College Fund Receives $2.4 Million Grant
Autism: What You Should Know
The Ties That Bind Heroes
Bernie Sanders Knows
All-Lakota Youth Archery Team Advances
Racist Comments After UNM Drops GON
Alberta Fires Cover 300+ Square Miles
John Leguizamo's Latin America 4 Morons
35 Years: Iroquois Indian Museum
Acuña De Chaupe Wins Goldman Prize
Native Youth Discuss Community Service
6 Native-Owned Restaurants Near GON
NAGPRA: Moving Beyond Paralysis
Shoni Schimmel on NY Trade: A New Start
Navajo Coal Mine Generates Lawsuit
In Lew of an Indian, Harriet Tubman
Hard Times in the Land of Plenty
Remember Those Buried at Hiawatha
Authority Restored to Yakama Nation
May the 4th Be With You - Native Style
Thing About Skins
Bernie Sanders Knows
Ask any American politician which people have the lowest...
Diné CARE, Environmental Groups Sue Interior Over Navajo Coal Mine
A Navajo environmental group has filed suit over continuing...
Ceremony: Remember and Honor Those Buried at Hiawatha Asylum
Construction of the Hiawatha Asylum for Insane Indians by...
First Nations in State of Emergency as Fort McMurray Wildfire Evacuates 80,000
First Nations members and communities in and around Fort...
Shoni Schimmel on NY Trade: ‘A New Start, Excited to Be Here’
WNBA fans in Indian Country felt a minor shock this week as...
The Lesser of Two Evils: Why I Would Vote For Hillary If Bernie Did Not Win the Nomination
This hurts to write. Damn it hurts. But I have to write...
Native American Studies
'Native America': Documenting Native Life Truthfully and Honestly
Adam R. Sings In The Timber
Montana-based visual journalist Adam Sings In The Timber, Crow, created and shared with ICTMN the following short video, "Native America," containing some of his photography docume...
Reader Reactions to Our Story, 'Tiny Horrors: A Chilling Reminder of How Cruel Assimilation Was—And Is'
Mary Annette Pember’s recent story on ICTMN.com about a pair of tiny handcuffs donated to Haskell University touched many people, and touched off many debates...
Indian Assimilation: The Mystery of the Tiny Handcuffs, Solved
Mary Annette Pember
Shane Murray vividly recalls the scowl on the face of the young Native woman at Haskell Indian Nation University’s Cultural Center when he placed a pair of tiny handcuffs on her de...
Tiny Horrors: A Chilling Reminder of How Cruel Assimilation Was—And Is
Mary Annette Pember
For such small objects, the child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand...
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...
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