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Houska: Response to WSJ Mascots Column
Jason Momoa vs. the Two Meter Telescope
Salads by Season—Focus on the Northwest
NMAI Profile: Phyliss J. Anderson
Returning the Ancient One
Disappearing Indians III
Women Are Our Strongest Warriors
'Navajo Taco Ban' Satire Fools Thousands
Mandatory Native Curriculum Coming to OR
134,000 CA Acres Burn, Firefighter Dies
Indigenous Voices Are Needed
Swinomish Tribe to Deliver Dental Care
Who You Callin’ a Savage?
Cecil the Lion and #Native Lives Matter
The Week That Was
Deputy Chief Crittenden Honored by DAV
Commerce Over Culture at NMAI
Ray Halbritter Recognizes Suzan Harjo
Thrill Killing Cecil the Lion
Oil Leaked for 2 Weeks in Alberta Canada
Thing About Skins
Two Studies Find Ties Between Native Americans and Australia; Disagree on Everything Else
Two new research studies, published in two separate...
The Battle For Mesa Prieta’s Petroglyphs
Mesa Prieta rises above the Rio Grande Valley in remote...
Jacksonland: Riveting Narrative Details Chief John Ross's Attempts to Save the Cherokee Nation
You don’t need to be a history buff to dive headlong into...
Author Steve Inskeep Talks John Ross, Andrew Jackson and the Trail of Tears
Noted author and journalist Steve Inskeep, co-host of ...
Uncovering the Sacred: 3,000 More Petroglyphs Identified at Jeffers
“The sacred is like rain. It falls everywhere but pools in...
Backyard Archaeologist’s Miami Property Valued at Nearly $2M, But He’ll Never Sell
A scrap of property near the heart of Miami is valued at...
Researching the Past
Indian Assimilation: The Mystery of the Tiny Handcuffs, Solved
Mary Annette Pember
Shane Murray vividly recalls the scowl on the face of the young Native woman at Haskell Indian Nation University’s Cultural Center when he placed a pair of tiny handcuffs on her de...
Cayuga Museum Receives Replica Wampum Belt for Returning Haudenosaunee Spiritual Objects
Gale Courey Toensing
The Onondaga Nation has presented the Cayuga Museum of History and Art with a replica of a Haudenosaunee Confederacy wampum belt in appreciation for the return of 21 objects of spi...
Tiny Horrors: A Chilling Reminder of How Cruel Assimilation Was—And Is
Mary Annette Pember
For such small objects, the child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand...
New England’s Second Colonial Armed Conflict: King Philip’s War Remembered
In 1668 and 1669, Metacom or King Philip, was given the name by the English after the classical Greek conqueror “for his ambitious and haughty spirit;” and the title “King” to exag...
Restoring Crow Presence in Northwest Wyoming
Grant Bulltail is one of those remarkable people who ties us to previous generations and can paint a rich image of tribal traditions...
Minnesota Works on Forgiving But Not Forgetting Its Native History
On December 26, a memorial was dedicated in Mankato, Minnesota’s Reconciliation Park near a white limestone buffalo that marks the spot where 38 Dakota men were hanged the day afte...
Apocalypse Prophecies: Native End of the World Teachings
“In the Hopi teachings,” he began, “we are told that toward the end of the world, Spider Woman will come back and she will weave her web across the landscape...
California Bishop Will Apologize to Amah Mutsun Tribal Band
When the Spanish began colonizing central California and constructing Missions in the late 1700s, the Amah Mutsun people were aware of what the Spanish were doing...
California Property Owner and Tribe Dispute Uncovered Burial Ground
Human remains were uncovered on November 29 while workers leveled dirt to plant pistachio and almond trees on private land in Hanford, California, reported the Hanford Sentinel ...
Dakota Riders Remember Injustice of 150 Years Ago
They began in Lower Brule, South Dakota on December 10...
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