Serra Is No Saint Group Mission Delores
Nanette Deetz
While Pope Francis was proclaiming Junipero Serra a Saint in Washington, D.C., California Indians continued their protest in the form of a prayer ceremony in opposition to this dec...
Walk for the Ancestors Mission Santa Clara
Nanette Deetz
Caroline Ward Holland, who is a descendant of the Tataviam Tribe from Santa Clarita California, experienced a life-changing event upon learning that Franciscan Priest Junipero Serr...
Serra Tribunal Defense Team
Nanette Deetz
Junipero Serra was brought to court by California’s tribal descendants of the Mission system in the case of Indigenous Nations v. Junipero Serra ...
Candace Ducheneaux National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Candace Ducheneaux, a Lakota Indian with gray-streaked hair and a blunt, feisty spirit, sat down to a metal picnic table at a playground in this dusty, rundown town, one of America...
Steve Russell
Arvol Looking Horse, who needs no introduction in these pages, filed a petition in November 2014 to change the name of Devils Tower back to the traditional name translated to Engli...
Reconstruction National Geographic
Alex Ewen
A remarkable new discovery in South Africa, Homo naledi , is rewriting our knowledge of ancient human evolution...
The White Mountain Apache Tribe will get $84,468 in Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) funds for the repatriation of remains and sacred objects, the Na...
Remains of more than 300 ancestors could soon return home, thanks to $1.5 million in grants awarded to 15 tribes and 16 museums under the Native American Graves Protection and Repa...
Richard Walker
Two dozen years after her death, Harriette Shelton Dover continues to be a guide and an inspiration far beyond the Tulalip reservation...