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Kalani Queypo: NatGeo Saints & Strangers
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Sand Creek Massacre, 151 Years Later
Straight Shooting in Leach Hockey Memoir
NHL Stanley Cup Winner Reggie Leach
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An Open Letter to My Kids' Educators
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Unbreakable Trio: Sampson Bros, Waln
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Tribal Justice on Trial
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Wampanoag Thanksgiving Harvest Menu
Thing About Skins
Racism in the Heart of America: DOJ Must Expose Discrimination Against Natives in SD
Following the Lakota People’s Law Project’s comprehensive...
Manning: Thanksgiving Myth Creates Fairytale of Land Theft, Betrayal, Genocide
As Thanksgiving approaches, many schools throughout the U.S...
Sad News: PBS’s Kind Hearted Woman, Robin Poor Bear Walks On
Though details at this point are not certain, Robin Poor...
Ojibwe Oppose Non-Tribal Researchers’ Call for Delisting Gray Wolves
Gray wolves are back, which makes it time to take the...
Goodbye ‘Fighting Sioux’! UND is Now the Fighting Hawks
The results of a University of North Dakota vote were...
‘Saints & Strangers’: The Real Story of That First Thanksgiving?
A new film airing this month on the National Geographic...
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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