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White Buffalo Prophecy
ICTMN Staff
12/1/14
Most people are familiar with the story of the White Buffalo Calf Woman, who came to the Lakota bringing the canupa, the sacred pipe, the four values, and sacred ways of living...
Vincent Schilling
12/1/14
This coming Wednesday December 3, President Barack Obama will be hosting the sixth annual White House Tribal Nations Conference in Washington D.C...
Sam Laskaris
12/1/14
The Ohsweken Demons are gearing up for what they hope will be another successful season...
Simon Moya-Smith
12/1/14
At any given moment, the Twittersphere is awash with wisdom, idiocy, diatribes, mawkish remarks and useful and useless links that'll take you to stories and photos and nonesense an...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/1/14
This autumn has been a season of high honors for the leader of the National Indian Gaming Association. NIGA Chairman Ernie Stevens Jr...
My Body Book of Rules Elissa Washuta
Adrian Jawort
12/1/14
Elissa Washuta, Cowlitz Indian Tribe, writes with fearless, gut-wrenching honesty and ambition in her creatively crafted memoir, My Body Is a Book of Rules ...
Mary Annette Pember
12/1/14
“And I rose in a rainy autumn and walked abroad in shower of all my days.” I think of this bit of verse from Poem in October by Dylan Thomas as I walk over the grounds where my mot...
ICTMN Staff
11/30/14
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: THAT TIME OF YEAR: It was Thanksgiving week—and the problematic holiday was cause for introspection, education, ...
Cherokee Nation
11/30/14
The Cherokee Nation will be inducted into the Tulsa City-County Library Hall of Fame next month...
Chickasaw Cultural Center Brad Deramus Canoe
Chickasaw Nation
11/30/14
They were the metaphorical pickup trucks of their day. Native Americans used them to ferry families across rivers, move trade goods to market and as a means of travel...
ICTMN Staff
11/30/14
The Cherokee Nation presents the Cherokee Medal of Patriotism to veteran members who have served in the United States military...
Lynn Armitage
11/30/14
“Lady, if it’s so bad, why don’t you leave?” said the police officer standing in my kitchen, summoned by me in response to an explosive situation in my home...
Tanner Peltier
Alysa Landry
11/30/14
Seventeen-year-old Tanner Peltier ran 400 miles over the summer and wore out two pairs of shoes. Yet Peltier, Turtle Mountain Chippewa, still has a lot of running ahead of him...
Chickasaw Nation Release
11/30/14
Leonard Sealey, a Chickasaw veteran from Lawton, Oklahoma, said that memories of his service in Vietnam came flooding back when he saw a Huey helicopter at the Udvar-Hazy Center du...
Lee Allen
11/29/14
Two truisms to live by—“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” and “One man’s ceiling is another man’s floor.” This dichotomy of perception is never more pronounced than when the su...
Cherokee Nation Release
11/29/14
After leaving high school 46 years ago to enlist in the U.S...
Sam Laskaris
11/29/14
Waneek Horn-Miller's resume includes a Pan American Games gold medal...
Cherokee Elder Rufus King
ICTMN Staff
11/29/14
Times “back then” were different. There weren’t iPhones and computers. Kids typically wore patched up pants and made many of the toys they played with...
Dan Mesec
11/29/14
Stacked with Tahltan elders in the defense box, a British Columbian Supreme Court granted Imperial Metals’ Red Chris mine an indefinite injunction to prevent future blockades of it...
Sand Creek Massacre Historic Site
Konnie LeMay
11/29/14
Some would prefer to sweep away memories of the massacre, but forgetting the dead is not the traditional—or honorable—way...

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