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Protecting 1.7mn Acres Near Grand Canyon
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe Hires MTGA
Homeless Kitty; Sleepless Prince
Diabetic Wound Care in Cuba
Poems on Birth, Death & Pawnee Cosmology
OCU Pres Named Honorary Kiowa Member
'The Good Old Days' — for Whites
Indian Mortgages Down for 2015
Forest Guardians Pay a Heavy Price
National Bison Legacy Act Passes House
Courage + Compassion Exhibit at MIAC
Tribes Weigh In, Power of Endorsement
UND Nursing Program Celebrates 25 Years
Trump’s Foreign Policy Advisor
Gary Davis Speaks in Hannover, Germany
An Indigenous Community Garden at Risk
Hillary, Honduras Coup & Globalization
Assassination of Cáceres Receives Push
Dakota Access Needs Enviro Review: Feds
After Redskin Ban in CA: Skull Headdress
Thing About Skins
Teen Vogue Highlights Native Teen Model
Teen Vogue has highlighted 7 ethnically-diverse teens in a...
Bill to Abolish Columbus Day in Colorado Dies
A bill that would have repealed Columbus Day as a state-...
Audit: 19 Tribal Schools in Arizona Went Uninspected for Four Years
At least 19 tribal schools in Arizona went four years or...
School Seal Celebrating Genocide Protested by New Mexico Students
Native students at the University of New Mexico are...
Thank You for a Funky Time: Natives Speak Out on Their Love for Prince
Thank you for getting us through this thing called Life…...
No More Squaw Bay: Name Change Coming
A Washington state committee will give final consideration...
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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