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CA Natives Working to Avert Fish Kill
Cartoonist Without Reservations
Pow Wow Weekend Planner
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
Thing About Skins
Mother's Day, Superwoman Complex, and Getting Better: Loving Native People Better, v. 2
Disclaimer: Zero research went into this piece (except for watching decades and decades of Native boys growing up under incredibly loving Native moms)...
Exclusive Video: VAWA, a Historic Native Victory
Hey Native people…just in case you didn’t realize it, we made history very recently!...
In Honor of Women’s History Month: Just a Few of My Female Indigenous Inspirations
Within Indigenous communities, the women lead. They lead in our homes and our society, whether elected or not – that tradition has continued for millennia...
Complicit in Killing the Earth: Of Pepsi Challenges and Democrats and Republicans
A few months ago—right up until Election Day—many of our people messaged and pontificated like crazy to point out that there are serious and profound differences between the two po...
The Idle No More Movement for Dummies (or, 'What The Heck Are All These Indians Acting All Indian-Ey About?')
INTRODUCTION Lately, Native people have taken to the streets malls in demonstrations of Public Indian-ness (“ PI ”) that surpasses the sheer volume of activism of even Alcatraz and...
Video: 'Idle No More: The Next Generation'
The filmmakers who brought you the documentary on an Idle No More rally in Seattle are back and have upped the ante with "Idle No More: The Next Generation." The vivid clip focuses...
Idle No More in Seattle, a Documentary
A group of filmmakers has created a short documentary about an Idle No More rally that took placeon December 29...
Magic Mike, Idle No More, and Speakin' in Indian: Happy New Year
It’s been a long time since I wrote something for “The Thing About Skins.” Heck, since the last time I wrote, all kinds of major pop culture events have been happening left and rig...
Scholarship Contest Encourages Native Youth to Showcase Speaking Skills
To preserve Native languages or not to preserve Native languages?...
Divisiveness, Drunken Pilots, and Kim Kardashian: A Pigeon-Toed Indian Pontificates About the 2012 Election
I think airport conversations, the ones that happen while you're waiting for your flight, are the most interesting conversations you can have. Why? Who knows?...
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A Victory for Native Power: Just Say No to Ted Nugent's Ugliness
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