George Washington
Alysa Landry
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45 th president of the United States...
Patti Jo King
In 1889, the pronouncements of Paiute mystic Wovoka sparked hope of the dawning of a new age among Western tribes; an age that promised an end to Euro-American oppression and a ret...
Captured Abduction of Squanto
Christina Rose
The history of Native slavery in New England is finally breaking through after centuries of silence...
Modern Cucurbita Squashes
Tanya H. Lee
The Three Sisters fundamental to the traditional diet of many American Indian tribes may have been just two without the ingenuity of ancient Indigenous Peoples living in what is no...
Hunkpapa Lakota Mens Shirt Wounded Knee
Mark Hirsch
Tuesday, December 29, 2015, marks the 125th anniversary of the Massacre at Wounded Knee, a “sad and horrible event” Native and non-Native Americans still struggle to comprehend...
Eyewitnesses at Wounded Knee
Tanya H. Lee
This year is the 125th anniversary of the December 29, 1890 massacre of a band of Miniconjou Lakota led by Chief Spotted Elk, who was called Big Foot by the government...
Dakota 38 Mankato Massacre
Konnie LeMay
A ghost of Christmas past haunts the Dakota to this day—the ghost of a great injustice to 38 men hanged the day after Christmas in 1862, of injustice to 265 others also convicted i...
It has been 153 years since the largest mass execution ever seen in the United States took place on December 26, 1862...
Soukup Book Donation
Michael Meuers
On December 2, 2015, Leo and Ruth Soukup donated more than 700 books to Red Lake Nation College. The donation will help the college toward its goal of accreditation...
Alysa Landry
Archaeological discoveries in caves on the north shore of Utah’s Great Salt Lake are giving researchers a glimpse at what may be America’s first casino...