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Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
The Road to Visibility: Billy Frank Jr.
Micki Free Rocks Out on 'American Trash'
Tribal Tech Makes Inc. 500 List
Pump Money into Native Business
Struggling to Live Through Wildfires
Houska: Native Youth Protest Pipeline
Cherokees Claim Will Rogers
Ashley Callingbull for Mrs. Universe!
Ripe, Plump Super Moon in August
Crazy Candidates Not Named Trump Pt. 2
‘The Beginning and End of Rape’
Stop Contributing to Your Oppression
What Defines an Indigenous Group?
Moya-Smith: 'Anchor Babies' Demeans Kids
Lloyd Oxendine Walks On
Clean Eating and the ‘Dirty Dozen'
Morongo Tribe Revamps Iconic Eatery
Thing About Skins
Loving and Crying Together: The Many Families of Dr. Dean Chavers
Dr. Dean Chavers
Sometimes I think I grew up in a family of crybabies. Actually, I grew up in two families and had a third one I didn’t know about until I was an old man...
The Story of My Grandmother: How We Reconnected Her to Her Ojibwe Roots
The sun set below the tree canopy. I sat tracing lines in the dirt with my fingers while a sacred fire burned beside me...
In Search of an Authentic Indian: Notes on the Self
Joseph M. Pierce
I started writing this in the aftermath of the Rachel Dolezal affair and have continued to write as the Andrea Smith story has taken off. But it’s not about them...
Two Studies Find Ties Between Native Americans and Australia; Disagree on Everything Else
Two new research studies, published in two separate scientific journals, have found that the DNA of certain Amazonian Indian tribes are similar to those of the indigenous inhabitan...
Uncovering the Sacred: 3,000 More Petroglyphs Identified at Jeffers
“The sacred is like rain...
ICTMN Father’s Day Weekend Pow Wow Guide
Fatherhood is a journey of leadership. And this achievement confers a blessing, from the Creator, of sacred obligation to men...
What One Spoon Can Mean Through Generations: An Essay Winner Explains
Each year the Young Native Writers Essay Contest encourages Native American students to write about their experiences as a member of the Native community and the culture that inspi...
A Genealogical Journey About the Family I Never Knew
Dr. Dean Chavers
My Chavers family started in Surry County, Virginia in 1645. Elizabeth Gibson was born that year and married William Chavis, or Chavers...
Tohono O’odham Celebrate Ancestors—In Sculpture
Long before there were cowboys in the West, there were Indians, and after a decade and a half of effort, some of Southern Arizona’s indigenous ancestors are receiving public recogn...
11 Places to Search for Native American Ancestors
Myra Vanderpool Gormley
It's a struggle to know where to start when trying to find Native American ancestors. Here are 10 places to begin your search. 1880 U.S...
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