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Senator Rand Paul's Comment Draws Ire
Gary Farmer Talks Tour, Life on the Road
Native Humor: Funny Roadside Jokes
Turning Stone: Tiger Woods & Notah Begay
ommission Cites Century-Old Map
Names Have Power: Denali and Other Lies
West Swiftly Goes South; Denali Redux
Six Nations Arrows Defend Lacrosse Title
Foraging the Forest for a Fungal Feast
50 Faces of Indian Country, Part III
Big Room to Grow in Mortgage Vet Program
White Fear of Colored Unity
Nicaragua Canal Protest, 15,000 Strong
Shinnecock Call for Youth to Unite
Investigation Ends Into Circle Bear
Better Way to Get Money
Labor Day Weekend Pow Wow to Draw Crowds
Hungry Polar Bears Trap Arctic Team
5 More Native Casinos That Tell Stories
7 Things You Should Know: Pequot Nation
Thing About Skins
Sexy Cultural Chic: Fearless Fashion Designer Bethany Yellowtail Shares Her Truth
QUICK STORY: I remember when breakdancing and hip-hop came...
All About Indian Blood (and Kidneys, and Hearts): Organ Donation and Native People
No, this is not about blood quantum. OK, TWO QUICK STORIES...
Native Funerals as Family Reunions: A Few Thoughts on Loving Each Other Better
At this very moment, all of us are missing out on the life...
Black History Month, Indian-Style: Natives and Black Folks in This Together Since 1492
Sorry I waited until halfway through Black History Month to...
Native Grandmothers Defend Mother Earth: Faith Spotted Eagle Kicks SERIOUS Knowledge About Keystone XL
IF the human race is going to turn this world around—from a...
Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Doesn't Like Indian Children: An Interview With Justin Poor Bear
Fact #1: South Dakota’s Tribes faithfully give hundreds of...
Thing About Skins
Rooster Topsky, Chicken Legs, and New Year's Resolutions: Getting Healthy for 'Regular' Skins
My little sis Chelsey is the one who writes about wellness and fitness . She should—she knows a whole bunch about it. Me?...
My Indigenous Mount Lovemore: Happy New Year!
Symbols matter. We need to show off our icons and heroes. I know some people dislike Mount Rushmore mightily. I get it—slaveowners, racists, guys with funny hair, etc...
Our Native Children Are Not Poverty Porn: 'If One Succeeds, a Hundred Are Coming After' (a Poem)
“We know how to survive...
Letter to My Nephew Antonio: Suicide Chronicles, Part 5 of 5
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross
( Gyasi’s Note: I am privileged to be able to raise my teenage nephew Antonio. This is an actual conversation with him—I asked him if it was ok if I shared...
Our Culture, Our Standards, Our Rules: A Defense of Traditionalism
Damian Webster and Emmy Scott
Identity often comes down to decisions. Every single one of us has, at some point, made a concession regarding our Native identity...
Greg Grey Cloud: The Native Who Sang an Honor Song for the Senate (and Got Arrested for It)
Being an elected official is rough—especially the United States Congress...
Speaking Up: Native Women's Voices and the Challenges of Putting Yourself Out There
“I was raised by my grandparents, along with my parents. What I learned from my grandmother is that we are not victims. As a proud Comanche girl, I thought I could do anything...
Turned Away From Voting With a Tribal ID: Why This Matters
On posters, on the radio, on social media, essentially everywhere, the state of North Dakota distributed an advertisement reminding residents to get out and vote...
Happy Halloween! Four Native American Ghost Stories
One: We were told not to whistle at night but we were teenagers and often did stuff we had been warned about...
Treaties of the New Millennium: Two Steps Forward, One Giant Step Back
This fall, three treaties were signed spanning massive geographic areas. The treaties exhibit diametrically opposed views of the direction of our societies and economies...
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