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Houska: Response to WSJ Mascots Column
Jason Momoa vs. the Two Meter Telescope
Salads by Season—Focus on the Northwest
NMAI Profile: Phyliss J. Anderson
Returning the Ancient One
Disappearing Indians III
Women Are Our Strongest Warriors
'Navajo Taco Ban' Satire Fools Thousands
Mandatory Native Curriculum Coming to OR
134,000 CA Acres Burn, Firefighter Dies
Indigenous Voices Are Needed
Swinomish Tribe to Deliver Dental Care
Who You Callin’ a Savage?
Cecil the Lion and #Native Lives Matter
The Week That Was
Deputy Chief Crittenden Honored by DAV
Commerce Over Culture at NMAI
Ray Halbritter Recognizes Suzan Harjo
Thrill Killing Cecil the Lion
Oil Leaked for 2 Weeks in Alberta Canada
Thing About Skins
NCAI's Keel Attends Inaugural Address as American Indians Were Present Throughout the Weekend
Jefferson Keel, president of the National Congress of American Indians, joined members of Congress, Cabinet officials, Justices of the Supreme Court, former presidents, governors, ...
The Origins of Golden Honey and its Gastronomic and Medicinal Uses
Our ancestors were wise to use natural sweeteners in moderation, like maple syrup, agave nectar and honey. We should avoid sugar when possible, whether we have diabetes or not...
Idle No More Conducts Pow Wow Grand Entry in Continent's Largest Mall
David P. Ball
North America's largest shopping mall hosts an exact replica of one of Christopher Columbus's ships—not to mention a rollercoaster, waterslides, shooting range and 800 stores, all ...
Live From the 'Project Runway' Premiere With Patricia Michaels
On January 24, the 11th season of "Project Runway" got underway on the Lifetime network, and at a gallery in Santa Fe, a packed house showed support for Patricia Michaels, the firs...
Dolphin Trapped in NYC’s Gowanus Canal (UPDATED)
In recent days, news media outlets have been alight with heartwarming stories about dolphins...
Grad Rate Highest Since 1974, Native Dropout Rate Still Highest
The Department of Education recently reported graduation rates have improved across the country, but Native students still need support...
Facing Historic Debt Mexico Announces New Indigenous Dialogue Commission
The Mexican Government recently announced the formation of a Commission for Dialogue with the Indigenous Peoples of Mexico, to “deal with the historic debt” the country owed to ind...
Pow Wow Weekend Planner
The weather may be cold and frigid but the pow wow season is just heating up!...
Insect Astronomers: Milky Way Guides Dung Beetles to Roll Poop Balls in Straight Line
Human beings have long navigated by the stars...
Lakota Healthy Start Program Needs Permanent Home To Help At-Risk Moms and Babies
With 40 hours left to go, the IndieGogo.com campaign to raise funds for a home for the Lakota Healthy Start Program on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is still more than $23,000 ...
Patricia Michaels Shines in 'Project Runway' Premiere
And they're off. On Thursday night, 16 talented designers faced their first test on Project Runway ; at the end of the 90-minute season premiere, one was shown the door...
Cherokee Nation Boosts Health Employee Pay Roll by $5M to Compete With Urban Salaries
The Cherokee Nation is raising salaries for more than 200 employees at its eight health centers and W.W...
Native American Provisions of Violence Against Women Act Re-Introduced
Native Americans are getting a jump-start on lobbying the new 113 th Congress for passage of tribal provisions passed last year by the Senate but stalled in the House involving the...
Northwest Area Foundation Grants More Than $222K to Three Affiliated Tribes to Improve Economic Structure
The Northwest Area Foundation recently gave away $2.7 million to 24 organizations and entities with the overarching goal of reducing poverty and building prosperity...
Sifting Evidence with British Columbia's Ancient Civilization Sleuths
Jude Isabelle, TheTyee.ca
[Editor’s Note: Often passed, seldom visited by outsiders, British Columbia’s Central Coast is home to the continent’s longest-settled places and most enduring peoples...
Former Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce President Under Investigation for Theft and Forgery
Josh Running Wolf, 31, Blackfeet, former president of the Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce (RMICC), was arrested January 7 by Denver police on allegations of check forgery...
Enbridge Faces Rising Opposition to Northern Gateway Pipeline With Protests, Arrests
David P. Ball
Opposition continues to grow against Enbridge's proposed 728-mile, $5.5 billion Northern Gateway pipeline, which would pump 525,000 barrels of diluted bitumen crude from Alberta's ...
Indigenous Farmworkers Are Breaking New Ground in California
Lisa Gale Garrigues
In her tiny office in Greenfield, California, Estela Ramirez, 24, patiently asks the woman on the other side of the desk about her life: “Do you need any help filling out forms?...
Scenes from the Idle No More Protest at The Grove in Los Angeles
On Saturday, January 19, Natives gathered at The Grove, an outdoor shopping and entertainment complex in Los Angeles, for an Idle No More demonstration...
Spence Leaves Hospital, Joins Honoring Ceremony and Signs 13-Point Declaration
Supporters presented Chief Theresa Spence with gifts, gratitude and praise on Thursday January 24 as the Attawapiskat First Nation leader arrived from the hospital after a brief st...
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