Michael Meuers
8/1/14
"The number one killer of Indians is alcohol, but this is not just for Indians, this is for everyone, it's a prayer. Many suffer, especially families...
ICTMN Staff
11/5/13
Toronto police have been claiming for days that they have video of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine...
Gyasi Ross
9/9/13
The violent impact of white settlement and Christianity manifests itself in weird and deep ways—some people call these impacts “colonialism.” Fancy word...
Vincent Schilling
9/9/13
Though Pine Ridge President Bryan Brewer has publicly opposed lifting the Alcohol Ban that exists on his reservation, he says that since the people have voted to allow alcohol, he ...
Marty Two Bulls
8/10/13
If you missed Part 1, click here . The sharpened sticks were carved from the shinbone of a buffalo to ensure that they will not break during the piercing ceremony...
Marty Two Bulls
8/9/13
The full moon is slowly sinking to the west behind a nondescript butte dotted with pines...
Steve Russell

Few of us have been unscathed by alcohol, and I am no exception. A close Cherokee relative, big-hearted and kind when sober, was a mean drunk who finally ended his life in a drunken header off a bridge. When my son was 7, I had to tell him a drunken driver had killed his best soccer buddy....

3/25/13
Lee Allen
2/19/13
Navajo Native Tony Redhouse doesn’t look his age, and for several decades he didn’t act it either...
Bill Graves
1/18/13
Pearl Scott lifts the baby from the crib and balances the child on her hip, just as someone did with her when she was a baby 20 years ago...
Mark Kawesoto Light

 

I haven't written anything in a long time. This time of year is always hard on our family. I want to take some time to remember my son, Sky Light. September 8 was six years since the Creator decided it was his time to go....

11/25/12

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