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The Week That Was
SMH @Adam Sandler
Trafficking in Native Communities
States Sue Interior Over Fracking Regs
Group of Pueblo Indians Get Their PhDs
How Far Can a Dandelion Seed Fly?
Wallace Newman's Influence on Nixon
Martin Sensmeier Gets Magnificent 7 Role
Family, Not Fractions, Make Us Indians
NAJA Crowdfunding for Student Journos
Video: Wildfires and Climate Change
Political Autonomy and Econo
Oglala Water Director Honored
Galileo's Lesson for Canada
5 Native Track Teams in Indian Country
Native Humor! 10 LOL-Worthy Pictures
Well For Culture: Stretch!
Cris Derksen on the Red Ride Tour
Triple Crown Watch; Depp Dogs Deported
Lummi Youth Learn the Bigger Picture
Thing About Skins
'Suicide Squad' Photo Released—and There's Adam Beach!
It was a tweet that first revealed that Adam Beach is in the cast of Suicide Squad , a film based on a DC comic book about a team of supervillains who work for the U.S...
Native Actor Responds to Critics of Adam Sandler and 'Ridiculous Six'
Ricky Lee, a Native American actor who worked on The Ridiculous Six , has told the New York Daily News that the controversy over the film is overblown and those who left the set to...
Republican Senators in Colorado Kill More Native American Legislation
Senate Republicans at the Colorado State Legislature killed a bill Monday that would’ve provided in-state tuition costs for Native Americans with historic ties to the state...
Smallmouth Bass With Cancer Caught in Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna River
Environmental experts are reeling from the disclosure that a tumor on a smallmouth bass caught last year in the Susquehanna River is malignant, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commi...
Hollywood Pow Wow Message to Adam Sandler: Stereotypes ‘Damage Our Community’
An organized effort to celebrate Native culture over the weekend also had the burden of debunking myths and stereotypes about American Indians...
Leanne Goose: Getting and Giving Love on Stage 49 at Gathering of Nations
Jason Morgan Edwards
The Gathering of Nations Pow Wow is known for attracting thousands of Native dancers from all over the Americas. That's what garners all the media attention...
Feathers Okay at Graduation, But No Beaded Caps!
Graduating High School student Leticia Gonzales has been told she will not be allowed to wear her beaded graduation cap to her graduation ceremony by school officials at Bishop Uni...
Eta Aquarids Struggle Against Blazing Moonlight on Cinco de Mayo
Squint and you might catch a glimpse of the Eta Aquarids, debris from Halley’s Comet, if you get up before dawn on Wednesday May 6...
Big Sandy Rancheria Wants Its Cigarettes Back; Files Legal Action
The Big Sandy Rancheria Band of Western Mono Indians wants its cigarettes back before they potentially spoil...
900 Runners Cross Finish Line of Marathon on Navajo Nation
At least 900 runners crossed the finish line at the 32 nd Shiprock Marathon in Red Valley, Ariz., Saturday...
Deadline for USDA Funds for Native Businesses Is Soon
American Indian tribes can apply for nearly $4 million in Department of Agriculture funds for startup or expansion of private rural businesses and nonprofits...
They’re Sunk: First Nation Declares Emergency as Broken Ferry Severs Mainland Connection
First they were removed to the far end of a peninsula. Then they were cut off when an aqueduct was built to carry drinking water to Winnipeg, making the peninsula an island...
Students Get Minds Blown By Learning Indigenous Ways
Students at the University of Massachusetts were treated to a lecture on life through indigenous eyes by Ramona Peters, Bear Clan, Mashpee Wampanoag...
Congress Members Support Penobscot v. Maine in Unprecedented Court Filing
Gale Courey Toensing
A group of Congress members has filed a brief in federal court backing the Penobscot Indian Nation’s lawsuit against the State of Maine over hunting and fishing rights in the Penob...
Oglala Sioux Win Consultation Over Uranium Mine in South Dakota
Oglala Sioux and other opponents of a proposed uranium mine in South Dakota won a reprieve on April 30 when the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Atomic Safety and Licensing Board (A...
Navajo Star Wars! Have a Happy Star Wars Day, and May the Fourth Be With You
Today is Star Wars Day—May the Fourth Be With You, in case you haven't heard. It marks the two-year anniversary of the casting call for Navajo Star Wars...
Cherokee Traditions Propel Student Researcher to Study Disease Prevention
Amber Suena Anderson’s full name means “golden beyond tomorrow,” and the Cherokee Nation citizen takes this meaning to heart...
'We’re Going to End Poverty on Pine Ridge'
The Obama administration has designated Pine Ridge Indian Reservation as a one of its Promise Zone communities...
AAUP Blasts U. of Illinois for Violating Salaita’s Rights
Gale Courey Toensing
Administrators at the University of Illinois – home of the offensive Chief Illiniwek sports mascot – may face censure by the American Association of University Professors for viola...
Video: Traditional Foods to Be Served to Elders in Nursing Facilities
What happens to traditional diet when Alaska Native elders move into long-term care facilities?...
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