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Native Academics Mentor Students in STEM
Oregon Rejects Coal Train Terminal Plans
Bishop Paiute Tribe Makes History
Open Letter to Sally Jewell
An Academic Reservation in the Making
ESPN’s Mike Ditka ‘Admires’ Snyder
Ferguson Has Implications for All
On Background Only, Not Free Speech
Prehistoric Native Remains Found in CA
Naked Bodies on Gunny Beach
Ferguson and the Shoot-First Problem
Tweets, Please! Shoni Schimmel Takes Ove
1,300 Mourn for Fontaine and Hall
Listen to Kinnie Starr's 'Summer Day'
Video: Yurok Youth Make Case for Klamath
Choctaw Director of Education Retires
CA Tribes Work to Avert Mass Fish Kill
Sibling Veterans Receive Cherokee Honor
A Land Donation Beckons Nansemon Tribe
Redskins Bribing Indians
Thing About Skins
Celebrating Modern-Day Indigenous Warriors Series (aka, Native Fanboy Piece #1): Tatanka Means
I’m working against a few deadlines for my upcoming book, appropriately entitled The Thing About Skins...
Video: Arnold Clifford Keeps Navajo Sheep-Shearing Alive
As reported on the BBC's website, Arnold Clifford continues to use the handheld sheep-shearing skills learned from his elders to keep this dying art alive...
Amazing Video: Tourists Capture Rare Footage of Iceberg Flipping Over
Yahoo! points us to this incredible video of an iceberg tipping over, captured by tourists on a boat near the Upsala Glacier in Argentina...
Transit of Venus and the Mayans
It will be an astronomical spectacle for the ages. On June 5 and 6, Venus will undergo a solar transit—for the last time in our lives...
Noble Savages, Noble Nations
Considered from our 21st century standpoint, the term noble savage is patronizing and condescending...
Student Leverages Her Glamour Award Money to Generate More Funds for her Lakota Nonprofit
Maggie Dunne In April 2012, Glamour Magazine honored Maggie Dunne, a junior at Colgate University majoring in Native American Studies, the Grand Prize for its Top 10 College Women ...
Canada's 2012 Budget Bill Guts Fisheries Act, a Cornerstone of Environmental Protection: Critics
Scientists, First Nations leaders and even former ministers are askance at provisions in the budget bill of Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Conservative government that would disma...
A Q&A With Lacrosse Legend and Co-Producer of Film Crooked Arrows Neal Powless
During his lacrosse playing days Neal Powless earned his share of accolades...
Preemptive Genocide: Only Now Are Reparations Being Made to Eugenics Victims
When North Carolina announced earlier this year that it intends to be the first state to compensate victims of decades-ago sterilization programs, it renewed a nationwide debate ov...
Mother Earth Takes Bite Out of Strawberry Moon in Partial Lunar Eclipse
It’s no transit of Venus , but the so-called strawberry moon will be an eye-catching sight as Mother Earth's shadow falls across it in a partial lunar eclipse just before sunrise o...
Fulfilling the Legacy of Abenaki Chiefs, a Q&A with Brian Chenevert
Donna Laurent Caruso
Brian Chenevert, 37, is a former Abenaki Chief from Webster, Massachusetts who moves seamlessly between his band’s efforts to achieve state recognition, his work as a disability cl...
Arlinda Locklear Delivers Commencement Address at College of Charleston, Encourages Public Service
Arlinda Locklear, Lumbee, the first female Native American attorney to argue before the Supreme Court, served as commencement speaker for the May 12 events at the College of Charle...
Open Letter Asks Obama to Meet Tribal Leaders on Ocotillo Wind Project
Gale Courey Toensing
An anonymous blogger has posted an open letter to President Barack Obama on Indigenous Reflections , asking him to meet with tribal leaders in southern California to talk about a m...
Diamond Jubilee on Top of the World: Nunavut’s Queen Elizabeth Islands to Host Climbing Tea Party
The Queen Elizabeth Islands boast the highest point in what used to be the British Empire, Mount Barbeau...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
Looking back at the week that was, we bring you our Sunday round-up, connecting you to the big stories in Indian Country...
Making More Than Mud
To most people, the basic act of adding water to soil makes mud.
Transit of Venus, Lunar Eclipse, Highlight June Sky
The world is abuzz awaiting the transit of Venus that will take place on Tuesday June 5 (Wednesday June 6 if you’re in Europe, Asia, Australia or Africa)...
Exclusive: Andrea Grant's Graphic Novel Minx: Dream War—Part IV
And so we come to part four of our exclusive sneak peek of Andrea Grant’s graphic nove, Minx: Dream War ...
The Importance of Ojibwe Language Revitalization
Loss of language and culture is a main concern of Ojibwe people today. According to Dr...
UNPFII Recommends Redress of Doctrine of Discovery Harm
Gale Courey Toensing
The 11 th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues ended with the acknowledgment that the racist Doctrine of Discovery continues to impact Indigenous Peop...
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