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The Week That Was: September 25, 2016
NMU Awarded Grant to Increase STEM
50 Faces of Indian Country 2016 Mag!
Obama’s Legacy On the Line:Dakota Access
DAPL: Climate Justice Meets Racism
Cherokee Elder Talks Doll-Making
Fighting to Protect ‘Living Forests’
What Does ‘Tribe’ Mean?
Federal Agencies Seek Input From Tribes
Sacred Ground Sold to Dakota Access
Rowling Take on N8V Culture is Dangerous
Atom Bombs, Rotting Pipe Lines
6 Upcoming Films With Native Star Power!
How Standing Rock Helped Boy Keep Braid
Felix Aripa, Coeur d’Alene, Walks On
Archaeologists Petition for DAPL Study
Plastic Soup in the Pacific
Osage Language Program Receives Grant
NPS Future Seeks Native Involvment
Lawsuit: School Failed in Boy’s Death
Thing About Skins
Faith and Culture Converge in Native American Christianity
In an editorial posted August 27 on the Huffington Post website, the Rev. Dr. Randy S. Woodley discusses Native American Christianity and how faith affects culture ...
Shakopee Mdewakanton Chairman Stanley R. Crooks Remembered and Missed By Many
Gale Courey Toensing
Stanley R. Crooks, the beloved chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and revered Indian country leader, died on Saturday, August 25 at the St...
Missing Voices: Native Perspective Lacking in Civil War Accounts
Patti Jo King
An account of Indians in the U.S. Civil War has been issued in paperback—and with it comes a now-familiar sense of letdown...
Indian Territory Records Digitized and Searchable
To make searching for historical documents easier the Oklahoma Historical Society (OHS) and the Oklahoma Secretary of State’s Office partnered to digitize and index Oklahoma and In...
Wisconsin Garden Dedicated to Recognize Ho-Chunk Ancestral Lands
To commemorate the ancestral lands of the Ho-Chunk Nation, Gunderson Lutheran, a healthcare organization based in La Crosse, Wisconsin, dedicated the 7th Street Healing Garden in G...
Bible-Based Curriculum Says the Trail of Tears Was a Path to Christ
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's voucher program to privatize public education has come under fire recently for spending state tax dollars to teach Bible-based curriculum...
Carlisle Indian School Descendants Fight to Preserve Part of Painful History
The last building where Native American students lived and attended classes at the Carlisle Indian School (CIS) in Carlisle, Pennsylvania is slated for demolition in late August or...
Minnesota Historical Society Reflects on 150th Anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
This year marks the 150 th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 and the Minnesota Historical Society is encouraging discussion and reflection about what it dubs “a tragic tim...
Sacred Sites Hearings Begin With Concerns Over Renewable Energy Projects
The first in a series of hearings regarding sacred sites between the U.S. Interior Department and tribal leaders was held Monday in Albuquerque, New Mexico...
NAJA Concerned About Mainstream Media's Portrayal of Native Americans
Jeff Harjo, executive director of the Native American Journalists Association, released the following statement regarding the portrayal of Native Americans in mainstream media: "Th...
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