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The Week That Was
SMH @Adam Sandler
Trafficking in Native Communities
States Sue Interior Over Fracking Regs
Group of Pueblo Indians Get Their PhDs
How Far Can a Dandelion Seed Fly?
Wallace Newman's Influence on Nixon
Martin Sensmeier Gets Magnificent 7 Role
Family, Not Fractions, Make Us Indians
NAJA Crowdfunding for Student Journos
Video: Wildfires and Climate Change
Political Autonomy and Econo
Oglala Water Director Honored
Galileo's Lesson for Canada
5 Native Track Teams in Indian Country
Native Humor! 10 LOL-Worthy Pictures
Well For Culture: Stretch!
Cris Derksen on the Red Ride Tour
Triple Crown Watch; Depp Dogs Deported
Lummi Youth Learn the Bigger Picture
Thing About Skins
Depp to Native Youth: 'You're Still Warriors, Man'
And so the magazine-cover onslaught is underway. Expect to see Johnny Depp's Tonto-fied face (and bird-ified crown) all over your local newsstand—today, it's Rolling Stone ...
The Onion Skewers 'The Lone Ranger'
Satirical website The Onion took aim at Johnny Depp's portrayal of Tonto in The Lone Ranger yesterday, wryly lauding both the actor's choices and the notion that the less-than-auth...
Marisa Quinn Says Johnny Depp Trying to Do Good with Tonto
Actress Marisa Quinn knows what it takes to land a role. The Brown University graduate’s rich résumé includes the stage and screen as well as numerous TV spots...
Disney Exploiting Confusion About Whether Depp Has Indian Blood
As The Lone Ranger heads for the big screen this summer, many Native Americans are questioning Disney’s campaign to court their approval...
A Conversation with Saginaw Grant, Chief Big Bear from 'The Lone Ranger'
When Saginaw Grant was in the first grade, he played the role of a reindeer in his school’s Christmas play...
Video: Tito Ybarra Greets Indian Country as 'Phat Johnny Depp'
If you thought Johnny Depp's candlelit video greeting to Gathering of Nations attendees was a bit of a head-scratcher, you're not alone...
Sonny Skyhawk on Johnny Depp, Disney, Indian Stereotypes and White Film Indians
Gale Courey Toensing
Sonny Skyhawk (Sicangu Lakota) is a veteran Hollywood actor, author of Indian Country Today Media Network’s “Ask N NDN," and founder of American Indians in Film and Television...
Depp Trying to 'Right the Wrongs of the Past' With Tonto
The Summer 2013 issue of UK magazine Total Film features a cover story on The Lone Ranger , and within its pages actor Johnny Depp (who plays Tonto), director Gore Verbinski and pr...
Armie Hammer: Tonto Similar to Edward Scissorhands
Actor Armie Hammer, who plays the Lone Ranger in the upcoming Disney movie of the same name, was recently promoting the film in Australia...
Disney Store Offers Tonto Halloween Costume
For those pondering the meaning to Indian country of Johnny Depp's portrayal of Tonto in The Lone Ranger , an item of interest has shown up in the Disney Store: the Tonto Costume f...
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