December 13, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Dakota Riders Remember Injustice of 150 Years Ago

They began in Lower Brule, South Dakota on December 10.... Read more

December 12, 2012 | By Clifford E. Knapp

Ojibwe Cultural Educator Nick Hockings Walks On

Nick Hockings, Ojibwe artist, human rights activist, and cultural consultant, walked on to the spirit world on November 30, 2012 in his home in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin.... Read more

December 11, 2012 | By ICTMN Staff

Juaneño Band of Mission Indians Loses a Leader

The Juaneño Band of Mission Indians is mourning the loss of its vice chairwoman, Francine Pala Sommers Yorba, who walked on December 7 at her home in San Juan Capistrano, California.... Read more

December 07, 2012 | By Adrian Jawort

President Obama Remembers Crow Father During Tribal Nations Conference

The respected and late Crow elder, Hartford “Sonny” Black Eagle, who adopted then presidential candidate Barack Obama into the Crow Nation during the 2008 democratic primaries, was h... Read more

December 04, 2012 | By Alysa Landry

Sacred Site Defender, Ola Cassadore Davis, Walks On

Ola Cassadore Davis, an outspoken defender of the Apache Nation’s sacred Mount Graham in southeast Arizona, walked on Sunday, November 25. She was 89.... Read more

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


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