QUICK STORY: I remember when breakdancing and hip-hop came...
No, this is not about blood quantum.  OK, TWO QUICK STORIES...
At this very moment, all of us are missing out on the life...
Sorry I waited until halfway through Black History Month to...
Fact #1:  South Dakota’s Tribes faithfully give hundreds of...
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Thing About Skins

Gyasi Ross
6/10/15
“This language (English), which is good enough for a white man and a black man, ought to be good enough for the red man...
Gyasi Ross
5/23/15
I won’t add too much commentary to this newspiece, but one of my Man Crushes Mondays, Martin Sensmeier (Athabascan and Tlingit) recently joined the all-star ensemble cast of the re...
Gyasi Ross
5/17/15
“The thing about being an Indian person is that you feel most at home with your own people.” Winona LaDuke This is a great time of year—NBA Playoffs are in full swing, it’s almost ...
Gyasi Ross
5/8/15
“It seemed as if the spiritual and social tapestry they had created for centuries was unraveling. Everything lost that sacred balance...
Gyasi Ross
5/1/15
Little things make a big difference. Look, expecting intelligent content from an Adam Sandler movie is like expecting an honest statement from Vanilla Ice about where he’s from...
Gyasi Ross
4/10/15
QUICK STORY: I remember when breakdancing and hip-hop came to our small, rural reservation town...
Gyasi Ross
3/26/15
At this very moment, all of us are missing out on the life of someone we say we care about and love...
Gyasi Ross
2/26/15
In Part 1 of this “Black History Month, Indian-Style” series, we firmly established that there is a LOOONNNGGG connection between Native people and Black people...
Gyasi Ross
2/18/15
Sorry I waited until halfway through Black History Month to start writing about it. Indian Time, y'know. Anyway… I love being Native. I literally had no choice...

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