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The Week That Was, October 5, 2015
Well For Culture: Elder Fitness, Yoga
Indigenous Tools Hold Sacred Power
The Pope & When Genocide Isn't Genocide
1st US Revolution: The Pueblo Revolt
Indigenous Earthquake Tales Validated
Skins:Forced Sterilizations Native Women
Thank Indians for Latest Superfood
NMAI Profile: Bruce Whiteman Jr.
Fundamentalism II: God Loves Genocide
Jewell Big Week: Pope, Solarthon & $25K
Why'd the Rez Chicken Cross the Road?
Bristol Bay's Stunning Wild Salmon Run
Houska: 'The Green Inferno': Lousy Film
BC Tourism Links Cultures, Creates Jobs
Cultural Tourism Is a Growing Topic
Pol Disses Pope; Pope Disses Indians
OU Pres Supports Native Programs
Memorial for Jess Sixkiller
The Sale of Yucca Mountain Was an Attack
Thing About Skins
‘Unmasking the Domination Code’ Documentary Elicits Gasps, Applause
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of...
Controversy Over Bear River Massacre Archaeological Survey
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre...
Did This Recently Discovered, Ancient Human-Like Species Bury Their Dead?
A remarkable new discovery in South Africa, Homo naledi, is...
13,200-Year-Old Footprints Could Be Oldest in North America, May Support Coastal Route Theory
A team of archaeologists from the Hakai Institute and the...
Native History: the Epic Termination Battle on the Colville Indian Reservation
The word “termination” is enough to make any knowledgeable...
Clues to the Fate of the Lost Colony
The English settlement of what is now part of North...
Researching the Past
New York City Fourth Graders Study Lenape Culture, Learn Respect
Eisa Nefertari Ulen
If most non-Natives know only Tonto , the local sports mascot, and a full-voiced “Geronominoooo!”as their key Indian country reference points, that’s partly because television and ...
New Echoes of Eta Carinae Explosion Seen by Aborigines 150 Years Ago
More than 7,500 years ago Eta Carinae, one of the Milky Way’s most massive stars, belched 20 times the sun’s mass in what has come to be known as the Great Eruption...
$2 Million Goal for State Park to Emphasize its American Indian Past
ArgusLeader.com reports that the South Dakota Parks and Wildlife Foundation has announced its goal to raise $2 million, starting in May, to fund the first phase of the Blood Run St...
Meryl Streep Ancestor Linked to Native American Battle
Academy Award winner Meryl Streep recently won the leading actress award from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) for her portrayal as Margaret Thatcher, the fo...
Part 3: The Dawes Act Started the U.S. Land-Grab of Indian Territory
Gale Courey Toensing
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part three of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Mormons Apologize for Posthumous Baptism of Holocaust Survivor Wiesenthal’s Parents
Leaders of the Mormon church formally apologized to the family of Simon Wiesenthal, who survived the Nazi death camps and went on to become a Nazi hunter and a renowned advocate fo...
Creighton University Honors Native American Partners
Creighton University recently dedicated a Nebraska Historical Marker to document the presence of Native Americans in the area around what is now Omaha...
Part 2: The Dawes Act Started the U.S. Land-Grab of Indian Territory
Gale Courey Toensing
February 8 marked the 125th anniversary of the notorious Dawes Act . This is part two of a three-part series on this devastating bit of legislation...
Growth of Northwest Tribes Outpaces General Population
Membership in Northwest tribes has grown faster than the general population, reports Northwest News Network. This growth has strained some tribes and strengthened others...
Haskell Students Speak Out About Protecting the Wakarusa Wetlands
Jessica Lackey, Cherokee, and Millicent Pepion, Navajo and Blackfeet, are members of the Wetlands Preservation Organization (WPO), a plaintiff in the South Lawrence Trafficway (SLT...
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