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GOP Debate VIII
The Week That Was: February 7, 2016
Assimilation, Integration, Colonization
Dem Presidential Election is Fixed
HA HA! Comic Jonny R's The Ojibwe Outlaw
Native Humor: Pow Wow Jokes & Stick NDNs
Diné Beads, Sells Sports Medallions
Yo Mackelmore! Gyasi's White Privilege 3
Omaha Superbowl Invite to Peyton Manning
Video: Rare Blue Whale Mother and Calf
College Fund Ad to Increase Enrollment
NMAI Profile: Ken St. Marks
Six Super Bowl 50 Prop Bets
Osage Nation Wins Bid on Turner Ranch
USDA Investments Impact Rural America
Brown Changes Fall Holiday to IPD
Hillary and Bernie, Mano a Mano
USDA Microloans to Farmers Purchase Land
LA Tribe Gets $48mn for Climate Move
Giant Lake Disappears!
Thing About Skins
The Revenant’s Elk Dog: A Conversation with Duane Howard
A few weeks before The Revenant director Alejandro González...
NFL Owner Robert McNair Supports 'Redskins,' Says Cherokees Couldn’t Hold Their Whiskey
In a New York Times interview with Robert McNair, owner of...
Soldiers Unknown: Graphic Novelist Chag Lowry on World War I’s Native Warriors
The wars of the past 70 years, such as World War II, Korea...
Native-Owned Grocer Draws Crowds to Whiteclay for Chicken, Not Booze
Terry Two Bull’s guacamole is so good that people are...
Murder By Poverty: Honor Student Dies From Dilapidated Housing
A 17-year-old Navajo girl has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary...
Not Sold In Stores: Cherokee Nation to Disperse Heirloom Seeds February 1
The Cherokee Nation will begin dispersing its limited...
Native American Studies
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...
New Native Language App Starts Small, With Animal Names in Four Tongues
A new American Indian language app hit the iTunes store January 20 that features translations of animal names from English to Diné, Lakota, Mvskoke and Ponca...
Montana Schools Try to Keep Indian Students Engaged by Teaching Indian Culture to All
According to Montana’s Office of Public Instruction (OPI), 10.9 percent of that state’s students in grades 7 to 12 over the past five years were Indians, but Indians made up 48.6 p...
Sherman Alexie’s Absolutely True Diary Makes ALA’s Most-Challenged List Again
Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian has made it onto the American Library Association’s (ALA) list of most-challenged books once again, though it has s...
How the Cherokee Fought the Civil War
March 7 and 8 marked the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Pea Ridge, fought in northwest Arkansas near the Oklahoma border...
‘Character’ Study: Author Ellen Cushman is Fascinated With Cherokee Writing
Roy Boney Jr.
Roy Boney Jr., who put together a graphic novel for Indian Country Today Media Network about the digitizing of the Cherokee syllabary , sat down with author Ellen Cushman to discus...
Book Strips Away the Myth Surrounding the Cherokee Syllabary
Roy Boney Jr.
The Cherokee Syllabary: Writing the People’s Perseverance— Book Review It was the great Sequoyah (ca...
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