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Obama Designates San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
On October 10, President Obama used his authority under the Antiquities Act to establish 346,177 acres of national forest land in the San Gabriel Mountains in southern California a...
Indian Country’s Long Fight Over Who Gets the Right to Vote
New Mexico has the highest registration rate for American Indians in the country...
Nowhere to Turn: Our Mental Health System Is Sick
Mary Annette Pember
“All we have for our daughter’s mental health rights is a bag of her ashes,” said Maurie Redfeather-Looking of Sacramento, California...
Video: Columbus Day: How Is This Still a Thing?
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver recently asked a question we’ve been asking for years—how is Columbus Day still a thing?...
Provocative Columbus Day Artwork by Artist Gregg Deal
Gregg Deal is becoming well known as a performance-art provocateur with pieces like The Last American Indian on Earth and Redskin , and his TV appearances include The Daily Show an...
On Monday, I sent my son to school on what would have been a holiday called Columbus Day when I was his age...
Tribes, Youth, Faith and Science Leaders Focus on Environment
Dustin Bleizeffer, Wyofile
In direct opposition to what Wyoming leaders often proclaim—that Wyoming can have full-scale development without sacrificing the state’s other vast natural resources—new studies fi...
Sign a Petition to Abolish Columbus Day
Some state and cities have started to recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day instead of Columbus Day on the second Monday of October...
Navajo Fluency Could Change Landscape of Navajo Election, Deschene Out?
Navajo voters are in election limbo as the tribe continues wrestling with questions about whether one presidential candidate meets the minimum requirements to hold office...
Tiger Woods Inducts ‘Brother-for-Life’ Notah Begay III Into Hall of Fame
On Saturday evening, Notah Begay III was officially inducted into the Stanford University Athletics Hall of Fame...
'Indian Holocaust': A Poem for Columbus Day
After a very long trip, we've finally made it to your shores, we bring with us greed, corruption and disease by the spores...
National Eyes on South Dakota
It’s suddenly raining money in the South Dakota election for the U.S. Senate that Republicans thought they had in the bag...
Let’s Not Celebrate the 'Mascot of American Colonialism'
People have a number of reactions when Columbus Day is mentioned...
Columbus Need Not Apply: It’s ‘You’re Welcome Day’ in Canada, a.k.a. Thanksgiving
Canada dispenses with Columbus and dives right into Thanksgiving. Like the U.S. version, it is a celebration of harvest time...
Protesters March Against Redskins; Snyder Still Wooing Natives
At least 150 protesters, led by Amanda Blackhorse -- the lead plaintiff in the trademark lawsuit that led to the cancellation of billionaire NFL owner Dan Snyder’s trademarks on th...
Mercury in Fillings: Hidden Danger in Our Own Mouths
My fellow Rutland Vermont skier, Senator Jim Jeffords, passed on at age 80 in August, but his contributions live on...
9 Teaching Resources That Tell the Truth About Columbus
Finding good teaching materials for Columbus Day is like searching for a needle in a haystack...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, October 12, 2014
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: MISSING: Actress Misty Upham, Blackfeet, has gone missing , according to her family, who are appealing to Indian...
Native History: Chickasaw Nation Corrects Names of Famed Leaders
Their birth names are unknown to the tribe, which celebrates their lives and legacies...
Map, Illustration Meant to Prompt Dialogue About Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women
The search for Samantha Paul began September 9, 2013...
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