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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
Climate Change Forces Tribe to Move
Rape Survivors’ Stories in Full FORCE
Study Brings the Makah Closer to Whaling
Domestic Violence on the Navajo Nation
Laid-back Vibe of the Redlands Powwow
'You Damn Redskin!' Surviving an Attack
Plans for CRYP's RedCan Graffiti Jam
Florida Tribes Wary of Bike Path
AP Mulls Future of R-Word In Stylebook
Research Combines Science and History
Allow Paddling on National Park Rivers?
Some Clarity on Religious Freedom
Do NDNs Have Sex? Love Medicine, Part I
A Musher’s Tale of Triumph
Thing About Skins
Happy National Coming Out Day: Gay and Lesbian in Indian Country
I had a few choices of holidays to honor this week, and since Columbus Day isn’t really my thing, I’m going with National Coming Out Day...
VIDEO: Watch Kids' Honest Reactions to Gay Marriage Proposals
An entertaining and enlightening new video has gone viral across news sites and social media that asks kids their thoughts about gay marriage...
Proud, But Not Out: Native Lesbians at NYC Pride 2013
On Sunday in lower Manhattan, just outside the Stonewall Inn—that place where, in 1969, the gay community rallied against the NYPD during a hostile raid and marked the bar as a bea...
Two-Spirit Community Applauds DOMA Strikedown and Dismissal of Prop 8
The National Confederacy of Two-Spirit Organizations applauds and celebrates the U.S...
Two Spirit/LGBT Rights Toolkit for Tribal Governments Introduced
Gale Courey Toensing
A first-of-its-kind guide complete with sample legal language is now available for tribal governments to adopt or amend their laws to recognize the rights of all their citizens, in...
Pink Breechcloths, Political Correctness and Pretend Traditions (Like Two-Spirits): We Can't Always Wait for Tradition
THEN: When I was just a wee, little, pigeon-toed lad at an elementary school called “Vina Chattin” within the great Blackfeet Nation, my male classmates and I were young gladiators...
New PFLAG Phoenix Chapter Supports LGBT Families
A new PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) support group starting in Phoenix, Arizona is focusing on supporting American Indian families and lesbian, gay, bi...
Momentum Mounts to Again Embrace Two-Spirits
A growing body of scholarly work shows that many American Indian tribes had a place for gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender (GLBT) members in their culture and ceremonies...