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The Week That Was: November 29, 2015
3 Frustrations When Helping Students
Be a Big Brother or Big Sister
Roughed-Up Akwesasne Man Walks On
Little Lending in Any SD Counties
Tulsa Law Program Not Just for Attorneys
USDA Seeds Econ Development in N. Mexico
Video: If Natives Said What Whites Say
Police Sacrifice Dignity and Doughnuts
Oneida Nation Opens Bank Branch
8 MORE Points of Wisdom From Dr. Coyote
What’s Your American Indian IQ?
Indian Country’s Barack Obama?
Raul Trujillo: NatGeo Saints & Strangers
Int'l Crises: Our Past, Their Present
Indigenous Climate Experts Take Paris
DOJ Asks SCOTUS To Rule Case
Being Considered 'as Nothing'
Awesome Worldwide Rock Your Mocs Pics
Thanks for Nothing
Thing About Skins
Navajo 'Star Wars' Cast, Set for July 3 Premiere
Casting for the Navajo-language version of Star Wars has completed, and Navajo Nation Museum director Manuelito Wheeler is confident in the selections...
Center for Native American Youth Addresses Foster Care ‘Scandal’
“This afternoon we are having a discussion about scandal...
Roubideaux Re-Nomination Hearing Today, Available Online
President Barack Obama’s nomination of Dr. Yvette Roubideaux to serve a second four-year term as director of the Indian Health Service will be the focus of a U.S...
Goodsoldier May Become First Native, Female Board Member of National Alliance on Mental Illness
On June 20, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is scheduled to vote on whether or not to appoint Elicia Goodsoldier (Navajo / Spirit Lake Dakota Sioux) to its Board of ...
Photos: Native Hawaiians Honor and Celebrate King Kamehameha
Lei draping ceremonies, parades and other festivities June 7-9 honored the legacy of King Kamehameha, who in 1795 was responsible for unifying the Hawaiian Islands...
Is Dan Snyder Secretly Maneuvering to Change Redskins Name?
Could Dan Snyder's " We'll NEVER change the Redskins name " go the way of George H.W. Bush's "Read my lips: No new taxes"?...
Nicole Richie Stirs Controversy with Feather Headdress -- Again
Nicole Richie, star of The Simple Life and fashion designer for her own House of Harlow line, sent out an Instagram photo that has struck many Natives as disrespectful...
Congress Members Respond to NFL Commissioner's Support for 'Redskins' Name
Two members of Congress, Eni Faleomavaega (D-American Samoa) and Betty McCollum (D-Minnesota) have issued responses to the June 5 letter sent by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell rega...
Wampanoag Teen Blesses Graduation in Native Language
Being one of only a handful of Mashpee Wampanoag students hasn’t always been an easy road for Doug Pocknett Jr. to travel, reports The Boston Globe ...
NFL Commissioner Tells Congress 'Redskins' Is a Positive Name
Ten members of Congress sent a letter May 13 to Daniel Snyder, owner of the NFL’s Washington, D.C., franchise, urging him to change the club's name...
Navajo Route 20 Begins, Projected to Be Open Mid-August
On June 9, Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly broke ground on the Navajo Route 20, during a ceremony held at Tsinaabaas Habitiin Elementary School in Bodaway-Gap, Arizona...
Canada Marks Fifth Anniversary of Historic Residential School Apology
June 11 marks the fifth anniversary of the day that Prime Minister Stephen Harper formally apologized to aboriginals for the 150-year residential-schools period of the nation’s his...
Sonny Skyhawk on Johnny Depp, Disney, Indian Stereotypes and White Film Indians
Gale Courey Toensing
Sonny Skyhawk (Sicangu Lakota) is a veteran Hollywood actor, author of Indian Country Today Media Network’s “Ask N NDN," and founder of American Indians in Film and Television...
Two Onondaga C.C. Lacrosse Players From Six Nations Earn MVP Awards
Onondaga Community College lacrosse players Randy Staats and Warren Hill were voted players of the year by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Men's Lacrosse C...
Visit Nunavut's Mount Thor, World's Steepest, Tallest Cliff
In Auyuittuq National Park on remote Baffin Island in Canada's Nunavut territory is Mount Thor, the world's steepest, tallest cliff...
Keith Harper Nominated by President Obama for Key Role
On Monday, June 10 President Barack Obama announced his nominations for six key administration posts and two appointments. Among the nominations was that of Keith M. Harper...
Bear River Massacre Victims Laid to Rest
More than 150 years after their murder, the remains of two Northwestern Shoshone were finally laid to rest May 25 near Tremonton, Utah...
In Memory and Honor of Navajo Code Talker King Fowler
A Navajo Code Talker has walked on. King Fowler passed away on June 7 at his home in Tonalea, Arizona...
On This Date in 1971, the Indian Occupation of Alcatraz Ends: Visit
Today, Alcatraz Island is a deservedly popular tourist destination...
Summer's Signature Scent
If summer had a signature scent, it would most definitely be basil. Earthy, bright, slightly minty but not sweet. Crisp...
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