Gabriela Maya Bernadett
1/7/16
A horse club that participated in the Rose Parade in California Friday received the blessing of the Idaho-based Nez Perce Tribe to dress as Indians, a representative of the club sa...
Vincent Schilling
1/3/16
Three days after Avengers’ Thor actor Chris Hemsworth and his wife Elsa Pataky hosted a New Year’s party and Pataky posted a photo to Instagram of themselves and partygoers dressed...
Ruth Hopkins
12/21/15

I’ve heard it dozens of times: folks justify the appropriation of Native culture and the theft of sacred rites and ceremonies by saying there’s no injury; that it’s essentially harmless, or even beneficial....

ICTMN Staff
12/14/15
An icon walks on, a disappearance has a tragic ending, and a top indigenous federal official announces his departure. That and more saturated the news in Indian country last week...
Rick Kearns
12/10/15
Kokon To Zai, the clothing company notorious for showcasing a design earlier this year that bore an uncanny resemblance to a Bethany Yellowtail (Crow) creation, has been nailed aga...
Emily Van Alst
11/2/15
Halloween 2015 is done. But we’re still in the middle of Ptaŋyétu (autumn), a favorite season for many, including myself...
ICTMN Staff
10/31/15
Yahoo! Style Canada has taken note of the cultural appropriation problem inherent in wearing a headdress at Halloween, or any time, unless you have earned it...
Christie Poitra
10/31/15

Halloween is the season most synonymous with cultural appropriation. Annually, Native people and allies of Native folks find themselves in uncomfortable situations where they are forced to address racially and culturally insensitive Halloween costumes either on social media or in person....

Ruth Hopkins
10/24/15

Rez Natives love us some Halloween. I mean, what’s not to love about a pagan holiday involving carved produce, telling scary stories, and free candy? It’s like it was created with us in mind....

Sarah Sunshine Manning
9/20/15
On Thursday, September 10, Watertown High School, of Watertown, South Dakota, posted a photograph on their Facebook page, recognizing the homecoming royalty candidates...

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