Ernest L. Stevens Jr. & Kevin Leecy
10/14/13

As the chairman and vice chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association, we offer this Columbus Day message on behalf of the 184 tribes that form our organization....

Ray Cook, Opinions Editor
10/14/13
Sadotturday I was made to remember what it is like to celebrate a holiday that has nothing to do with me. Columbus Day in the U.S. and Thanksgiving in Canada....
ICTMN Staff
10/14/13
With his essay titled “American Mestizo,” Sebastian Alenkwis Medina-Tayac, Piscataway, took first place in Yale University’s Office for Diversity and Equal Opportunity campus-wide ...
ICTMN Staff
10/14/13
South Dakota calls it Native American Day, while in Berkeley it’s known as Indigenous People’s Day—though the latter celebrated this year’s version last weekend, on October 5...
Vincent Schilling
10/14/13
On the second Monday of October each year, Native Americans cringe at the thought of honoring a man who committed atrocities against Indigenous Peoples...
ICTMN Staff
10/13/13
So this is the weekend that everyone comes out of the woodwork to celebrate Columbus Day, named for the scraggly, lost explorer who arrived on Turtle Island’s shores 500-plus years...
Christina Rose
10/12/13
This Date in Native History: On October 12, 1492, Christopher Columbus landed on the island of Guanahani, now known as the Bahamas, wreaking hell and havoc as he went...
Steven Newcomb
9/3/13

Ever notice how some dominant society people tend to talk about the past, particularly when it comes to Indian history? “Well that was a long time ago,” some will dismissively say. “You can’t turn back the clock,” is another typical phrase. And then there is this gem: “What’s past is past.”...

ICTMN Staff
8/3/13
This Date in Native History: On August 3, 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue... at least that’s what most schoolchildren are taught. But what does that actually mean?...
ICTMN Staff
7/31/13
Carving the faces of “founding fathers” who weren’t good for Indian policy into sacred mountains, having to walk by a monument of a man who was responsible for the death of countle...

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