Wounded Knee Escort Horses
ICTMN Staff
2/27/15
On February 27, 1973, some 250 Sioux Indians led by members of the American Indian Movement converged on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation, launching the famous 71-day occupati...
UNA and AIM
ICTMN Staff
1/26/15
Dennis Banks, Ojibway, was born in 1937 in Leech Lake, Minnesota...
ICTMN Staff
10/19/14
Dennis Banks, a co-founder of the American Indian Movement, stopped by the memorial gathering for Misty Upham on Friday, on the Muckleshoot Reservation in Washington...
Alysa Landry
5/8/14
This Date in Native History: On May 8, 1973, members of the American Indian Movement surrendered to federal authorities on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation, ending their legen...
Steven Newcomb
6/5/13

There was a deeply troubling development at this year’s United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (the 12th Session) in New York. Before we get into that, though, let’s first build some historical context....

Gale Courey Toensing
4/25/13
Dennis Banks, the famous Ojibway co-founder of the American Indian Movement, teacher, lecturer, author and activist, is still going strong...
Steven Newcomb
11/15/12

On October 22, 2012, at 4:44 a.m., Oglala Lakota leader Russell Means began his journey to the spirit world....

Winona LaDuke
10/26/12

He was a hero. Make no mistake about it. And, his death in late October, is a great loss to America, not just American Indians, he challenged us a to be better people....

ICTMN Staff
10/22/12
As news of his walking on spreads across Indian country, we’ve taken the time to look back at Russell Means ’ storied life. He passed at 4:44 a.m...
ICTMN Staff
9/7/12
Acclaimed Native American activist Dennis Banks has collaborated with new age musician Kitaro for an album of Native singing and spoken word to musical accompaniment...

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