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Joint Statement To The Pontifical Counci
Oh, Deer! Cement Shoes Are Real
Confirmed: Racial Inequities in Health
Shoshone Tribe Buys Farm Land in Wyoming
Face to Face with Pope Francis
Global Canoe Paddles for Native Voices
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
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
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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