Industrial Boarding School Puyallup Reservation
Richard Walker
“If it be admitted that education affords the true solution to the Indian problem, then it must be admitted that the boarding school is the very key to the situation,” Indian Schoo...
Buffalo Cheyenne River Res National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Medical Mission Sr...
Eagle Butte South Dakota Homes National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
How does this history affect life in Cheyenne River today? A visitor’s first impressions can be deceiving. The physical environment is awe-inspiring. The sky casts a presence...
Zigmund Hollow Horn National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Zigmund Hollow Horn sat inside the deanery of a small Episcopal church just off Eagle Butte, South Dakota’s main street. A thick fog had settled over town...
iStock Native American Man Gangs
Christina Rose
Historical trauma has taken its toll on Native people, and Clayton Small, Northern Cheyenne, founder of Native Prevention, Research, Intervention, Development, and Education, or Na...
Loonsfoot Family
Hannah Schmidt
The sun set below the tree canopy. I sat tracing lines in the dirt with my fingers while a sacred fire burned beside me...
Mary Annette Pember
“Not everyone can be like Nelson Mandela...
Dedication Statue Shaynowishkung Chief Bemidji
Tanya H. Lee
A grassroots movement led by people in the town of Bemidji, Minnesota, and their neighbors both on and off nearby reservations have set out to find a path to reconciliation between...
Mary Annette Pember
“No one has ever asked me before,” the elder explained...
Mary Annette Pember
Trauma is big news these days...