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Actor Randy Mantooth Battling Cancer
CNAY's GEN-I Map to Connect Native Youth
Mic Jordan's #DearNativeYouth Premieres
Obama Renames Mount McKinley to Denali
Health RIsks From Recent Wildfires?
Indigenous Activists Shut Down Ecuador
AMERIND Risk: Protecting Indian Country
The Fight to Preserve Lake Mead
Clues to the Fate of the Lost Colony
Ashley Callingbull Wins Mrs. Universe!
Has Amnesty Int. Betrayed Native Women?
The Grace of the Naming Ceremony
Luger: Artist's ‘Nature & Nurture'
STEM Camp Prepares Students for Future
Dancing For Culture
‘Real’ Indians & Blood Quantum
Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
The Road to Visibility: Billy Frank Jr.
Thing About Skins
Kathy DeCamp: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Video: Toxic Mining Wastewater Spill Turns Animas River Lurid Orange in Colorado
Southern Ute tribal officials were warning members on Friday to steer clear of the Animas River after a million gallons of acidic mining waste escaped, tumbled into Cement Creek an...
A Comanche-Kiowa Painter's Art Gets Big for Healthy Natives in Philly
At 9 PM on Saturday, August 8, "Little Cheyenne Girl," a painting by American Indian artist J...
Trump Throws Down on Megyn Kelly: Rating the Republican Debate
Indians are in a peculiar position every presidential election year. The U.S. Constitution fixes responsibility for Indian policy on the federal level...
Obama Steps Up Climate Protections With Clean Power Plan
President Barack Obama is stepping up efforts to combat climate change as he nears the end of his second and last term, with tribes among the beneficiaries of new policies and gran...
Her Mother Was Murdered. Now This Apache Woman Works to Break Cycle of Domestic Abuse
Samantha Mesa Miles
She was just a teen when her entire world changed the day her mother was murdered...
How Did I Miss That? Elk Walking; Walking Elk
A TV station I grew up with, Tulsa Channel 6, reported that planners with the Oklahoma Conservation Commission had the amazing luck to come upon a herd of about 20 elk crossing the...
Ohio Man Bought Human Remains, Agrees to 100 Hours Community Service
How I Almost Got An Interview With Dan Snyder
This is the story of how I got the Washington NFL club to agree to let me do an interview with Dan Snyder, the principal owner...
Navajos Have Spoken: Voters Will Set Fluency Requirement for Top Leaders
The Navajo people have spoken...
Photo: Red Wolf Getting His Own Marvel Comics Series
Sand Creek Was a Crime, and This Is the ‘Smoking Gun’
“Sand creek was a crime, it happened 150 years ago… and this gun is kind of the smoking gun for Sand Creek,” Andrew E...
Washington Football Team Foundation Fumbles (Again): $25,000 Rejected by Cheyenne River
Sheena Louise Roetman
The Cheyenne River Sioux tribal council voted Wednesday to reject all current and future monetary offers from the Washington NFL team’s Original Americans Foundation...
Portland Art Museum Will Return Medicine Bundles to Crow Tribe
Eighteen Crow medicine bundles will soon be on their way from Portland, Oregon, back to the Crow people in Montana...
Protect the Uncontacted: Peru’s Plan for Isolated Peoples
Peru is planning a "controlled contact" effort to communicate with the Mashco-Piro, a voluntary isolated people, that has been unexpectedly appearing in other indigenous communitie...
$4.3 Million Settlement Over Reid-Gardner Coal Plant for Moapa Paiute
A lawsuit filed two years ago by the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians over contaminants from the coal-fired Reid Gardner Power Generation Station near Las Vegas has been settled for $4...
Education Bill in Limbo As Congress Goes Home
Tanya H. Lee
The Senate on July 16 passed its version ( Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 ) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act reauthorization by an overwhelming bipartisan majority...
Cladoosby Announces Campaign for Second Term As NCAI President
In Brian Cladoosby’s term as president of the National Congress of American Indians, the organization has worked to end the era of harmful Native American mascots; partnered with o...
Native? Okie? Trekkie? Starship Valiant Wants You!
Here's an interesting one for Native Americans in Oklahoma (of which there are a few) who happen to be Star Trek fans...
Mexico Films Top Montreal First Peoples Festival Awards [Video]
Mexico won big at the Montreal First Peoples Festival this year, garnering many of the awards announced as the 25th edition of the annual indigenous extravaganza wound down...
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