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QUICK STORY: It seems like every time I talk to my mom (...
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Thing About Skins

Gyasi Ross
9/9/13
The violent impact of white settlement and Christianity manifests itself in weird and deep ways—some people call these impacts “colonialism.” Fancy word...
Gyasi Ross
8/26/13
Television, Edward Curtis photographs and romance novel covers have collectively painted the accepted images of Native people...
Gyasi Ross
8/8/13
People see me with my son often. We play sports, we walk hand-in-hand, we talk as friends, I sometimes have to talk to him as dad-to-son with an authoritative tone as well...
Gyasi Ross
6/12/13
I’ve heard many Natives complain, time and time again, about the lack of Native imagery in pop culture...
Gyasi Ross
5/9/13
We are firmly in graduation season. All of my graduations happened at least a decade ago, so I barely remember them...
Gyasi Ross
5/2/13
Disclaimer: Zero research went into this piece (except for watching decades and decades of Native boys growing up under incredibly loving Native moms)...
Miranda Belarde-Lewis
4/24/13
Last Friday started like any other busy day. Get the kid to school, gear up for the commute, read the news. By news I mean read the Facebook status updates...
Gyasi Ross
4/15/13
POP QUIZ: Think of a list of 5 people whom you do not like or who irritate you...
Gyasi Ross
4/8/13
Hey Native people…just in case you didn’t realize it, we made history very recently!...
Gyasi Ross
4/3/13
I was excited watching the women’s NCAA tournament the past couple of days...

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