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The Week That Was
Football Invented When Indian Wars Waned
Choctaw Elder Shares Her Stories
NMAI Profile: Brian Cladoosby
Help for Domestic Violence Victims
Escaping Domestic Violence: Armitage
Politics, Family and the Cosmic Order
Prosecute Hockey Game Hooligans
Juneau Schools Nix 'Distorted' Books
Yellowstone River Oil Spill Still Icy
Symposium to Bring Native Scholars
Yocha Dehe Citizens Elect Officials
GOP Clown Car Crashes the Coronation?
Snoqualmie Tribe Grants Super Bowl Wish
What Is It Good For? War Dept. at MoCNA
10 Native College Hoopsters Making Plays
Top Ten Signs You May Be Native
Louisiana Tribes Battle Rising Waters
RES Returns to Las Vegas
Luger: Finding Strength With Yoga
Thing About Skins
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 1, 2015
It's our weekly recap of the news that mattered most in Indian country: APPROVED, BUT DOOMED?: The Senate voted 62-36 to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline , forcing ...
Was American Football Invented Because of The End of The Indian Wars?
Organized football in the U.S. was, in part, established when white men could no longer prove their virility by killing Native Americans, according to historians...
Video and Elder Spotlight: Lorene Blaine Shares Her Stories
Ronnie Pierce/Choctaw Nation
Born in a small frame house in Bennington, Oklahoma, Lorene Blaine never thought she would live a life that would take her across the country, to Europe, and back home again...
10 Native College Hoopsters Scoring in Double-Digits This Season
So far, this season has been an exciting one for Natives on the court...
Brian Cladoosby: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Where Domestic Violence Victims Can Go for Help
Ready to take that first step out of your violent situation? Contact any number of resources available both nationally and locally, online and in your community...
Domestic Violence: With the Right Support, You Can Build a Better Life
This column will mark the last in my series on domestic violence. How fitting that it comes at the start of a new year, a time when we have the highest hopes for our lives ahead...
The Interconnectedness of Politics, Family and the Cosmic Order
A key concept in the cultural philosophies of most indigenous nations is respect...
Juneau Schools Swap Out Controversial History Books for Natives Who Actually Lived It
Four books dealing with Native history that were supposed to be introduced during the spring semester have been taken off the elementary-school curriculum in Juneau in the wake of ...
Yellowstone River Oil Spill Raises Concerns About Keystone XL Impact
As ice continues to hamper cleanup efforts in the oil spill into the Yellowstone River, opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline are noting that the Poplar pipeline that ruptured meas...
Great Plains Symposium to Bring Native Scholars, Talent
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Registration is now open for the 2015 Great Plains Symposium, an event that will bring several important figures active in the current Native American economic and cultural renewal...
New Chairman and Tribal Council Elected by Yocha Dehe Citizens
Newly elected Tribal Chairman Leland Kinter was among five members of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation sworn into office on January 20...
The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe Helps Grant Super Bowl XLIX Wishes
Some families will be attending Super Bowl XLIX this year in Glendale, Arizona, with the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s Alaska and Washington chapters, and the Snoqualmie Ind...
What Is It Good For? Wars at Home and Abroad Featured in MoCNA Exhibit
"War Department," a newly-opened exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (MoCNA) in Santa Fe, presents a diverse selection of works on the subject of war from the museum'...
Native Humor: Top Ten Signs You May Be Native
Here's a hashtag that got red-hot on Twitter about two days ago—the Jeff Foxworthy-ish "You May Be Native If." Native American Tweeters were all over it, tossing out hundreds of si...
Louisiana Tribes Battle Rising Gulf Waters
Much has been made of small Alaska Native villages falling prey to erosion and sea level rise way up near the Arctic...
Leading Native American Business Event Returns to Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV —The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (National Center) will host its National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) from March 9-12 at...
Well For Culture: Christine Means Finds Strength With Yoga
“I teach yoga to elders in the Pueblo communities,” she told me when we first met last summer. The thought alone put a smile on my face. That is a truly awesome occupation...
Sitting Bull - A Photo Gallery
UNITY Partners with Healthy Active Natives for Runners Dinner
About 100 Native runners participating in the annual PF Chang’s races showed up at UNITY’s headquarters for its annual Spaghetti Dinner for Native runners...
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