Joe Kellwood and great-grandson, Brian Relation in 2013. At the age of 8, Relation joined the Young Marines in 2012 because he wanted to be apart of an Organization that participated in the Navajo Code Talkers Events. Kellwood, a Navajo code talker, walke
Joe Hosteen Kellwood, an elite member of the Navajo Nation...
Smoke Dancer Iroquois Girl - by Cliff Matias
New York's largest pow wow lived up its reputation as...
The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) has been...
Indian country’s own Olympic games had 3,000 athletes last...
For American Indians, as in many communities, joining the...
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian...
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Veterans

Vincent Schilling
1/22/15
On November 20, 2013, Speaker of the House John Boehner as well as a plethora of other high profile Washington, D.C...
Hans Peterson, VA Staff Writer
1/12/15
During one of the coldest weeks of this winter, it is difficult to imagine what it must be like to have no heat, no home, and no help...
Cherokee Nation Release
12/27/14
The Cherokee Nation honored two U.S. Army veterans and a Navy veteran with the Cherokee Medal of Patriotism during the December Tribal Council meeting...
Cherokee Nation Release
12/23/14
A copy of the Lord’s Prayer in the Cherokee language carried by a Cherokee World War II veteran is now in the possession of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the Ame...
Lynn Armitage
12/21/14
“You know, you look like Geronimo,” the mayor of Menifee, California, once told Michael Cano. It’s no wonder...
DoD News
12/15/14
For one female Navy pioneer, she continued to lead the way as the head woman dancer at a recent Native American Veterans Association Annual Veterans Appreciation and Heritage Day P...
Richard Walker
12/11/14
Many Native American veterans who participated in a university survey about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder say traditional healing therapies are more effective for them than conven...
David Vergun
12/10/14
Military service for Muskogee and other Native American tribes is more than just a civic duty, said Harry Beaver. For them, the warrior spirit is a way of life...
Jesse Hillis
12/8/14
“My little brothers, I never thought they’d enlist because they were all little kids, looking up to me. I thought they couldn’t do what I did...
Jesse Hillis
12/7/14
“How do you remember something? The smell, the taste of something can bring you back. For me, it’s pain...

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