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From the Shining City: Fools on the Hill
Jude Schimmel Is Taking the Reins
Learn How to Say Earth Day in Navajo
Turning Stone Recycles Hygience Products
Alaska Pols: Recognize Native Languages
Burial Mounds Threatened By Quarry
Idle No More in The Nation, on Climate
NIGA's Stevens on Navajos & Redskins
Senecas Establish Native Plant Policy
Video: Natives on Pocahontas Wedding
Notes From A Single Mom to Mother Earth
Keystone XL and Protecting Mother Earth
Natives Must Rally Against Mascots
Start a Summer Garden This Earth Day
History: Oklahoma Land Rush Begins
‘Utes’ Nickname Supported
Who Is the Next Miss Indian World 2014?
From Free to ‘Indigenous' Existence
Métis Legal Victory in Canada
Tarzan Brown, Boston Marathon Legend
Thing About Skins
Winter Challenge, Cultural Appropriation and Shrinkage: Spring Is Here!
This whole "Winter Challenge" thing makes me nostalgic. I...
Keith Harper, Shoni, Jude and Jackie: Supporting Native Trailblazers
TRUE STORY: The other day, my barely seven-year-old son...
Celebrating Killers: Yes, Natives Should Care About a Dead Black Teen
The original inhabitants of Turtle Island are not an island...
Trickster Teaches the Prairie Dogs How to Disenroll Their Members
Trickster was on his way to the National Gathering of...
Big Brown Men, Richard Sherman and the Fire Next Time
“Yes, I knew two or three people, white, whom I would trust...
Is There a Problem? Racism, White Privilege and That 'Scary' Brown Man
(Disclaimer: ok, 100% of this shit really happened just as...
Thing About Skins
Distant Thunder: Casting Call for Native Actors on Monday, January 7th in New York
(Gyasi’s Note: This is very short notice for a casting call on Monday, January 7th, in NYC. I apologize—that’s my fault. ALL the contact information is below...
Magic Mike, Idle No More, and Speakin' in Indian: Happy New Year
It’s been a long time since I wrote something for “The Thing About Skins.” Heck, since the last time I wrote, all kinds of major pop culture events have been happening left and rig...
Isolated No More: Idle No More and the United States
How different would life be for Native Peoples if more of our Nations had stood together in defense of our homelands in the past?...
Idle No More: Indigenous Brothers and Sisters Taking the Initiative for a Better Tomorrow
(Gyasi’s Note: I’ve been intrigued by the Idle No More events in Canada since I first heard about them—I’m always a fan of vulnerable people taking their lives into their own hands...
This Is Why I'm Hot!
Christina M. Castro
Lately, we as Native people have been bombarded with a constant influx of demeaning imagery in the media and fashion industry...
Divisiveness, Drunken Pilots, and Kim Kardashian: A Pigeon-Toed Indian Pontificates About the 2012 Election
I think airport conversations, the ones that happen while you're waiting for your flight, are the most interesting conversations you can have. Why? Who knows?...
BUY NATIVE: A Campaign to Buy Native American-Made Gifts this Holiday Season
Jessica R. Metcalfe
(Gyasi’s Note: I love Dr. Jessica. She does her work simply because she loves Native people; as a result of her love of Native people, she tries to help Native people...
Well Done Indian Country: Amazing Job During the Election, but Now the Hard Work Begins
Ok, now the election’s done. Good. Thank God—it went on about six months too long...
The Russell Means I Knew
Russell Means was not only a visionary, he was also keeper of memories. Russell was both an orator and a man of action...
Native Family Reunions (A Classic Revisited)
My family doesn't really have reunions. Not pre-planned family reunions, anyway—you know, the kind with hats, t-shirts and what have you...
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How'd I Miss That?
How Did I Miss That? Militia: God...
How Did I Miss That? Sanctions...
How Did I Miss That? Dog Defies...
Video: Dann Sisters' Battle...
Newcomb: Examining the Oral...
A Farewell Tribute to Mary Dann
Earth Day: 6 Reasons to Be...
10 Native-Themed Easter Gifts and...
Tax Day: 10 Things Native People...
NIGA's Stevens on Navajo...
Iktomi Speaks: The Crooked Tongue...
Snyder's Redsk*ns Hush Money...
Leaving the Rez: Eyeryday, Modern-Day Assimilation (for Kreestal)
Hush Money and Ransom: An Open Letter to Dan Snyder, the Idiot
Native Influences on 'Breaking Bad': Murdered on the Best Show Ever
Keystone XL and Protecting Mother Earth: A Fight All Native People Should Fight
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