Memorials

December 04, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

The Caballo Blanco Copper Canyon Ultra Marathon Will Go On

Micah True, the wonder of extreme running who was the model for the mythic figure Caballo Blanco in the best-selling book Born to Run, ... Read more

December 03, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Salish Cultural Guardian and Veteran Octave Finley Walks On

 

Octave Finley, Salish, 84, walked on November 15. He is remembered as a cultural guardian and the war dance chief of the Salish Nation.... Read more

November 30, 2012 | By Renée Roman Nose

American Indian Movement Leader, Mary Jane Wilson, Walks On

Mary Jane “MJ” Wilson Medrano was 75 when she passed on November 14 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She leaves behind family, friends, and a commitment to justice that will never fade.... Read more

November 28, 2012 | By Adrian Jawort

President Obama’s Adoptive Crow Father, Sonny Black Eagle, Walks On

Hartford “Sonny” Black Eagle, the adoptive Apsaalooke Nation (Crow) father of President Barack Obama, passed away in his sleep early Monday in his home on the Crow Reservation in Mon... Read more

November 23, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Wyandotte Chief Leaves List of Accomplishments Behind

He went from piloting a B-24 bomber named “Big Chief” to serving as the chief of the Wyandotte Nation for 28 years.... Read more

November 23, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Native American Educator, David Whitener Sr., Walks On

David W.... Read more

November 17, 2012 | By Alysa Landry

Family, Community Await Arrest in UNC-Chapel Hill Murder Case, Governor Increases Reward

Police aren’t saying anything about the investigation into the September 7 death of 19-year-old University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill student Faith Hedgepeth, leaving her famil... Read more

November 16, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Jim Sinclair, Champion of Aboriginal Rights, Walks On

Saskatchewan elder Jim Sinclair lost his battle with cancer on Friday, November 9. He was 79.... Read more

November 08, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

What’s Going on With the Crazy Horse Memorial?

The memorial to Crazy Horse in the Black Hills of South Dakota has been controversial and 64 years in the making. So, what’s taking so long?... Read more

November 05, 2012 | By Pearl Means

Hello, Relatives: A Thank You from the Family of Russell Means

Hello our relatives.... Read more

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