Harlan McKosato
12/21/14

On the surface it seems like quite an honor to have a town named after you. Take the case of what is officially known as the Borough of Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania....

Tish Leizens
12/12/14
Former Colorado Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell and the National Congress of the American Indians (NCAI) joined the sons of Jim Thorpe and his Sac and Fox Nation in petitioning a P...
ICTMN Staff
11/13/14
Racist jeers on and off the sports field or rink,has been a problem since the beginning of sports history. Jim Thorpe went through it, Fred Sasakamoose, did...
Tish Leizens
10/28/14
Despite a Philadelphia court's ruling against moving Olympic gold medalist Jim Thorpe's remains from Pennsylvania to Oklahoma, the long legal battle is still not over for family me...
Rick Kearns
10/21/14
Depictions of Native people in Hollywood have been as racist as what was and is happening in the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
8/27/14
Comedy Central recently featured Hall of Famer Jim Thorpe in one of its latest gags called Drunk History. But don’t be offended by the name of the show...
Sam Laskaris
5/5/14
About 1,200 competitors are expected to take part in a multi-sport competition honoring one the greatest athletes from the 20th century...
ICTMN Staff
6/12/13
Dozens of Chickasaw athletes will be among hundreds from across the nation competing this week in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma during the second annual Jim Thorpe Native American Games,...
ICTMN Staff
6/6/13
On the heels of news that Jim Thorpe, Pennyslvania, will appeal a federal court ruling against the borough in the suit concerning its namesake's remains, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazett...
ICTMN Staff
5/28/13
One hundred and twenty-six years ago today, Jim Thorpe , whose Indian name was Wa-Tho-Huk ("Bright Path"), was born in Indian Territory...

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