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Utah School District Graduates 100 Percent of Native Seniors
In 1997, the graduation rate for Native American students...
Amah Mutsun Band Returns to Mount Umunhum, Sacred Site of Their Creation
The road leading to the sacred site named Mt. Umunhum (...
Elizabeth Reese: The Making of a Modern Warrior
Being Native American defines Elizabeth Reese ’16. Then...
'Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic' is Incredibly Relevant to Native Communities
Pain pills and heroin addiction are sweeping through many...
NMAI Tells Press: Stop Paris Auction of Sacred Items and Human Remains
National Museum of the American Indian officials, U.S....
Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Begins Despite Standing Rock Sioux Objections
In the midst of an ongoing effort by the Standing Rock...
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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