“Drinking would shut down my seeing and my hearing and my...
I had a few choices of holidays to honor this week, and...
This fall, three treaties were signed spanning massive...
Defense wins championships.  Stay in the game long enough...
Tell all my mournersTo mourn in red—Cause there ain't no...
Silence kills.  Suicide is a HUGE problem within our Native...
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Thing About Skins

Gyasi Ross
11/26/12
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?...
Jessica R. Metcalfe
11/24/12
(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...
Gyasi Ross
11/9/12
Ok, now the election’s done. Good. Thank God—it went on about six months too long...
Robert Chanate
10/24/12
Russell Means was not only a visionary, he was also keeper of memories. Russell was both an orator and a man of action...
Gyasi Ross
10/16/12
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...
Gyasi Ross
9/26/12
Senator Scott Brown from Massachusetts. Hold that thought, please—indulge me for a few minutes while we talk about discrimination, outrage and offensive behavior...
Gyasi Ross
9/18/12
The results of some very serious investigative reporting just came in, with the following revelation: Apparently, Mitt Romney is a rich, white (although he wishes he were Mexican),...
Gyasi Ross
9/6/12
I root, unabashedly, for underdogs. Growing up cheering for the Seattle Mariners, Supersonics or Seahawks will do that to you...
Gyasi Ross
8/30/12
An Indian Tribe—an autonomous Nation, comprising Natives, that has existed on this continent since time immemorial—deferring to a political party is like a mighty glacier conformin...
Gyasi Ross
8/22/12
I guess this is Part 1 of a short series on the upcoming elections and politics. These pieces will be kinda short, to-the-point, and not that artsy. The reason why?...

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