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The Week That Was: December 4, 2016
Pushing Repeal of Affordable Care Act
The Mission Affect on One Pimugna Man
If I Saw It on Facebook, It Must Be True
Hugh Jackman Part Time Indian Screenplay
Actor Rhys Coiro Visits Standing Rock
A Powerful Idea: The Rule of Law
Indigenous Peoples Day or Columbus Day
Interview With Activist John Bolenbaugh
Mohegan Sun Anticipates $750M Fee Income
Ask N NDN Teen: College Apps & Essays!
‘Secret Path’ Film on Residential School
Seattle City Council Member Fears Dec. 5
San Manuel Band Tribute to Massacre Dead
New Old Jaguars; Canadian Word Police
Vision Maker: 4 Free Dec. Native Films
Native ‘Think Tank’ in Northwest
Post-Election Message to the 53 Percent
Health Pros Call for DAPL De-Escalation
Pics: “Roc Your Mocs” Support for NoDAPL
Thing About Skins
France Bans Access to Sacred Mountain Said to Be Mayan Doomsday Refuge
France made the decision November 16 to ban access to Pic de Bugarach, a mountain which is said by Mayan doomsday believers to be a safe haven for when December 21 hits...
Tomb Discovered in Guatemala Likely Belonged to Maya Queen K’abel
Archaeologists in Guatemala believe they’ve discovered the tomb of Lady K’abel, military ruler of the Wak, or “Centipede” kingdom, during the seventh-century...
Multiple Causes Cited for Mayan Demise Including Climate Change
Two recently published studies delve into what caused the collapse of the Mayan empire, a question many archaeologists have tried answering...
Chocolate May Have Been More Than a Beverage to the Maya
Long thought to be a beverage reserved for the ruling class and priests, archaeologists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History say chocolate could have been used f...
Archaeologists Uncover Hundreds of Bones in Unusual Aztec Burial in Mexico
The remains of a young woman were found surrounded by 1,789 human bones in Mexico City’s Templo Mayor—a find that is the first of its kind in the Aztec culture according to researc...
Sun God Images Surround a New Maya Temple Discovery
The recent discovery of a new Maya temple in Guatemala has uncovered a possible connection between the king and the sun god...
Ancient Dam Found at Tikal Helped Sustain Maya for 1,500 Years
Scientists have found the remains of an impressive dam in the ancient Mayan city of Tikal, in Guatemala...
Could Drought Have Caused Mayan Downfall?
The Maya are often thought of as one of the most advanced civilizations in the Americas...
Love Is in the Air...And the Scent of Chocolate Steamed Pudding
Dale Carson Ah, romance! Beliefs surrounding love and courting customs in Indian Country vary widely...
Winter Solstice: Coaxing and Celebrating the Return of the Light
Millions around the northern hemisphere mark the winter solstice in December, the shortest day and longest night of the year...
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