Simon Moya-Smith
5/20/16
It didn't take long after The Washington Post published a report claiming 9 out of 10 Native Americans do not find the name of the Washington NFL team offensive before prominent Na...
Sheena Louise Roetman
1/8/16
It was in November of last year that 16-year-old Cielo Garcia, Sicangu Lakota, started a petition to change her high school mascot ...
Tara Houska
11/20/15
On Wednesday, the University of North Dakota ended the fight to keep its Native American mascot with the selection of the “Fighting Hawks” for its new name...
Mary Annette Pember
11/9/15
Despite the impressive exterior signage announcing the new “Mascots” exhibit at the National Underground Freedom Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, the exhibit itself is tiny and confusin...
Tara Houska
11/5/15
Over the past 35 years, Native American advocacy has resulted in the eradication of 2/3 of Native-themed mascots from schools across America...
Sarah Sunshine Manning
10/23/15
The courage of allies is a matter to be celebrated, especially when it comes to braving the tangle of complex Native issues...
Luis Alejo Dakota Brown
Simon Moya-Smith
10/22/15
Dahkota Brown was there for both California R-word victories — when California’s legislature became the first state in the country to pass a bill banning the use of the word “redsk...
Tara Houska
10/21/15
On Sunday, indigenous peoples once again drummed, danced, and rallied against the use of Native American imagery in sports at TCF Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota...
Sheena Louise Roetman
10/20/15
The University of North Dakota opened voting yesterday for a select group of stakeholders regarding its new nickname, yet there’s already a lawsuit to put a halt to the vote...
Amanda Blackhorse
10/19/15
Violence Near the Border A week ago, I marched with The Red Nation and allies in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico...

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