Harlan McKosato
7/8/15
The campaign to bring the remains of legendary Native athlete Jim Thorpe home is gathering support after lawyers representing Thorpe’s two remaining sons, Bill and Richard Thorpe, ...
Michelle Tirado
6/10/15
The Native American Rights Fund turned 45 years old in 2015...
ICTMN Staff
6/4/15
The “Bring Jim Thorpe Home” campaign launched Wednesday after lawyers for Thorpe’s sons petitioned the U.S...
Rodney Harwood
5/23/15
History tells us that three of the most compelling runners in U.S. Olympic history were Native American...
ICTMN Staff
2/27/15
On February 12, a unique event for lovers of theater and Native American history occurred at the Penn Museum in Philadelphia with the staged reading of the play "My Father's Bones,...
Sarah Winnemucca Replace Jackson
ICTMN Staff
2/25/15
In 2012, we spotlighted Andrew Jackson as our top pick for worst U.S. president—because he earned his “Indian Killer” nickname...
Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Turtle Talk
1/21/15
The Penn Museum in Philadelphia will hosts a staged reading of My Father's Bones , a short play by nationally renowned Native American writers and activists Suzan Shown Harjo and M...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
1/15/15
American Indians excel in all walks of life, including sports, and some have become legends...
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....

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