Saints and Strangers National Geographic Beach
Alysa Landry
The opening scene of the National Geographic Channel’s new Thanksgiving film, “Saints & Strangers,” shows pilgrims looting food from a Native village, digging up burlap bags of...
Sherry Pocknett Clams Thanksgiving
Christina Rose
Paula Peters, Wampanoag tribal member, finds American Thanksgiving is inadequate because there is only one day to give thanks...
Treaty of Canandaigua 2015 Alex Hamer Crowd
Alex Hamer
Members of the Six Nations of the Haudenosaunee and the U.S. government gathered November 11 to commemorate the 221st anniversary of the 1794 Treaty of Canandaigua...
Sherri LaChapelle Basket Strips College of Menominee Nation
Christina Rose
Ancient Native arts and technology are bringing a cultural revolution to 13 tribal colleges and universities that received a grant from the American Indian College Fund...
iStock Russet Potatoes
Dale Carson
Potatoes have been a favorite for many people for a long time...
George Billie News Press
Chad Gillis,
A flock of birds landed in a large oak tree at the Seminole burial grounds near Clewiston...
Thanksgiving BuzzFeed Books
Indian country ally Chris Lam, of BuzzFeed, is at it again—this time tackling children’s books about Thanksgiving...
Rutgers Protest Revolutionary
Alysa Landry
A newly formed committee at Rutgers University is charged with exploring “enslaved and disenfranchised populations” in the university’s 249-year history...
Saints and Strangers Trujillo Queypo
Alysa Landry
A new film airing this month on the National Geographic Channel promises to set the stage for more nuanced conversations about the fabled first Thanksgiving...
Tataviam Members Welcome Walkers Flag
Kimia Fatehi
The replacement of “Columbus Day” with “Indigenous Peoples Day” in an area that has maintained a longstanding history of illegal land dispossessions from the local tribe could be c...