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Historical Native Women You Should Know
Boarding Schools & the Smithsonian
The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Thing About Skins
Lateral Violence Amongst Native People: Elouise Cobell, Billy Frank Jr. and Chase Iron Eyes
Quick Story: I remember one of the first public things that...
Diabetes and Native People: Rethinking Our Relationship with Sugar
QUICK STORY: It seems like every time I talk to my mom (...
The Only Presidential Candidate That Makes Indian Country a Priority: Native People Feeling the Bern
UPDATED, MARCH 21, 2016: Removed reference to Navajo Nation...
President Obama: A Letter of Recommendation for Diane Humetewa for The Supreme Court
President Obama, I hope you are well; congratulations on...
A Few Notes For Native People About The Presidential Elections: Neither Democrat Deserves Our Vote (Yet)
"Combine Indigenous and general public voter blocks. Walk...
COINTELPRO, Cherokee Freedmen and Survival Tactics: Black History Month For Natives Pt.2
They kept the pot of animosity boiling. Whites turned...
Thing About Skins
Billy Frank Jr.: An Indigenous Legend and One of the Best Human Beings Ever
I know news cycles quickly move on to the “next big story.” But we can’t do that with Billy Frank, Jr. He deserves a LOT more time...
Woman Crush Wednesday (WCW) No. 1: Native Mothers
This is actually my first Woman Crush Wednesday (#WCW) piece, and I know I'm turning it in on Thursday night...
Man Crush Monday, Pt. 2: Wab Kinew, Renaissance Native From Up North
I don’t only get man-crushes on models...
Man Crush Monday, Pt 1 (of 4): The Native James Bond, Martin Sensmeier
One of the implicit job duties of being a writer is that you’re actually supposed to have something interesting to say ...
Keystone XL and Protecting Mother Earth: A Fight All Native People Should Fight
You ask me to plow the ground. Shall I take a knife and tear my mother's bosom? Then when I die she will not take me to her bosom to rest. You ask me to dig for stones!...
Native Influences on 'Breaking Bad': Murdered on the Best Show Ever
QUICK STORY: We didn’t really grow up with that much TV-watching opportunities; sometimes I feel like I’m making up for lost time...
Hush Money and Ransom: An Open Letter to Dan Snyder, the Idiot
"Why me?" "Because you buy your way out of trouble. You're a payer. You did it once, and now you're gonna do it again." Jimmy Shaker, Ransom Danny, I'm a movie nerd...
Leaving the Rez: Eyeryday, Modern-Day Assimilation (for Kreestal)
Quick Story: I was on the “Indian Plan” on my journey through college, attending (seriously) six schools before finally graduating...
Winter Challenge, Cultural Appropriation and Shrinkage: Spring Is Here!
This whole "Winter Challenge" thing makes me nostalgic. I remember when I was a little kid, I used to try to convince my mom that March was when it started getting warmer...
Keith Harper, Shoni, Jude and Jackie: Supporting Native Trailblazers
TRUE STORY: The other day, my barely seven-year-old son told me, “Datchu (daddy), I want to be the first Native President.” Sounds cool, right?...
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