ICTMN Staff
4/30/13
During an April 24 Michigan Radio program Ben Hinmon, a descendant of Chief Pontiac, spoke about his great-great-great-great grandfather’s legacy...
Ruth Hopkins
3/30/13

Every American Indian alive today has been affected by the policy of assimilation implemented by the United States government not that long ago....

ICTMN Staff
2/1/13
A conservative argument that pops up from time to time is making a new round on the Internet...
ICTMN Staff
1/22/13
Mary Annette Pember’s recent story on ICTMN.com about a pair of tiny handcuffs donated to Haskell University touched many people, and touched off many debates...
Mary Annette Pember
1/10/13
Shane Murray vividly recalls the scowl on the face of the young Native woman at Haskell Indian Nation University’s Cultural Center when he placed a pair of tiny handcuffs on her de...
Peter d'Errico
1/2/13

Two Worlds: Lost Children of the Indian Adoption Projects is a new book about the campaign to break indigenous social structures by removing the children: "Governments…paid agencies and c...

Mary Annette Pember
1/1/13
For such small objects, the child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand...
Steve Russell
12/9/12

To say that American Indians, First Nations, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians live in tension with the colonial states of North America is both a truism and an exercise in distance by use of academic jargon.  One reason academics use such clinical, bloodless language is that we are not supposed t...

Racheal White Hawk Strong
11/24/12

I’ve been to pow wows before, but this one was different....

Mark Trahant
10/10/12
The office of Vice President may be worth at least a footnote in the long history of tribal, federal relations...

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