Skip to main content
Poet Natasha Kanapé Fontaine on Language
The Week That Was
French-Innu Poetry: Josephine Bacon Chat
Chickasaw Nation General Election
3 Ways to Tell You’re On the Rez
Liberating Indigenous from Tradition
How Indians Left the Confederate Flag
15-year-old Climate Warrior Addresses UN
ATCR and Buffy Sainte-Marie Dance Track
Manning: Life, liberty, and Healing
8 Delicious Dishes to Taste
A Common Patriotic Spirit
The Native Origins of Clam Chowder
Slavery and Revolution in the Americas
Fake Native American Found on Jackson
The Navajo Power Plant & Colo. River
Kahanamoku Surfboard Goes to D.C.
ICTMN’s July 4 Pow Wow Weekend Guide
Fourth of July Classics Are All Native
Dolphin Busts Ankles; KKK vs. MLK
Thing About Skins
Native History: Father De Smet Talks Peace With Sitting Bull
This Date in Native History: On June 19, 1868, Father Pierre-Jean De Smet, a Jesuit missionary, met with the great Sioux Chief Sitting Bull in an attempt to convince “hostile” Indi...
Book Tells the Darker History of How Hawaii Became Part of the U.S.
Julia Flynn Siler’s new book, Lost Kingdom: Hawaii’s Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America’s First Imperial Adventure , paints a truer—and more sinister—portrait of how Hawaii w...
U.S., Canada, Vie for Tekakwitha 'Ownership,' Though They Did Not Exist During Her Lifetime
As the Catholic faithful prepare to see the first aboriginal saint canonized, two nations that did not even exist during her lifetime are vying to call her their own...
The Museum as Sacred Place
In the 1700s, Chief Circling Raven of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe had a vision of men in black robes who would come to the tribe...
Exhibit Shows the Strange, Poignant Story of the Jesuits and Coeur d’Alene
A whitewashed Catholic chapel, the Mission of the Sacred Heart, crowns a grassy knoll overlooking a broad, slow bend in the North Fork of the Coeur d’Alene River in Idaho’s panhand...
Trouble in Paradise: Book Explores How Hawaii’s Monarchy Fell to the Sugar Barons
Julia Flynn Siler’s Lost Kingdom: Hawaii’s Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America’s First Imperial Adventure (Atlantic Monthly Press, 2012) is a meticulously researched narrative...