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Headdress at a Hockey Game
Heitkamp Tackles Oil Trains, Native Kids
Must-Hear: 'Unchained Melody' on Panpipe
Mystery of Bent Trees Revealed
Shiprock Youth Center Opens
AG’s Native Subcommittee Names Leaders
DOI Announces Partnership
14-year-old Calls for Climate Leaders
Momoa and Gordon on 'Red Road' Season 2
Tribes Win Landmark Child Welfare Case
7 Types of Summer Programs for Kids
Agua Caliente Scores Victory
Fawn Sharp Talks Climate Change
Gender Deposes Another Suitable Leader
Sherman Alexie Joins Boycott of Indiana
Oglala Tribal Council Takes Aim at Paper
Syracuse Lacrosse to Honor Oren Lyons
Cherokee Nation Honors Veterans
CEDAW Calls for Women-Violence Inquiry
Haskell Students Honored at Conference
Thing About Skins
Amazon Gold Rush Destroying Huge Swaths of Rainforest
John C. Cannon, Mongabay.com
The rainforests of South America face many threats...
CA Indian Leaders Discuss Lasting Effects of the Gold, Greed and Genocide Era
Though often romanticized in history textbooks, museum exhibits and government park displays, the Gold Rush era in California is remembered by many California Indians as a time whe...
Teachers From Across Turtle Island Flock to Gold Rush Sites
Typically it’s the students who take field trips, but last week it was the teachers’ turn...
Eureka Offers ‘Support’ Not Apology to Wiyot Tribe
Instead of offering a formal apology, the Eureka City Council voted unanimously Tuesday, March 18 to accept a second draft of a letter from Mayor Frank Jager to the Wiyot Tribe, fo...
Eureka Considers a Formal Apology for Wiyot Massacre
The 1860 Wiyot Massacre on Indian Island was not the first in the region, and it wouldn’t be the last...
Native History: Colorado Territory Created Amidst Gold Rush
This Date in Native History: On February 28, 1861, parts of Utah, Kansas, Nebraska and New Mexico were joined to create the Colorado Territory, known today as the state of Colorado...
Native History: California Gold Rush Begins, Devastates Native Population
This Date in Native History: On January 24, 1848, a millwright named James Marshall discovered gold along California’s American River, forever changing the American West and prompt...
Native History: U.S. Buys Alaska for Two Cents an Acre From Russia
This Date in Native History: On October 18, 1867, the United States purchased Alaska from Russia for two cents an acre, or $7.2 million in gold, which amounts to about $16.5 billio...
Native History: Yosemite National Park Created on Native Homelands
This Date in Native History: On October 1, 1890, Congress set aside 1,500 square miles to create the first national park—Yosemite National Park—in the United States...
Native History: Crazy Horse Killed by U.S. Soldier While in Custody
This Date in Native History: On September 5, 1877, Crazy Horse, an Oglala Sioux Indian chief who resisted removal efforts, was killed at Fort Robinson by a soldier's bayonet...
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