Peter d'Errico
9/28/16

The late Browning Pipestem (Otoe/Osage) gets credit for coining the phrase "briefcase warriors" to describe Indian lawyers emerging from law schools in the 1970s....

Peter d'Errico
9/24/16

Sebastian Junger's new book, Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging, doesn't break any new ground and actually perpetuates some wrong-headed stereotypes about Indians; but it does present an old perspective in an easy-to-read popular format....

Peter d'Errico
9/19/16

As of this writing, the protectors have succeeded to an extent, though the pressure against them and arrests continue. The aptly named Dakota Access Corporation—it wants to access Dakota Territory—has not yet given up....

Peter d'Errico
8/21/16

Greg Howard, writing in The New York Times Magazine recently ["The Easiest Way to Get Rid...

Peter d'Errico
8/5/16

Don't look for an understanding of Indian Peoples in Naomi Schaefer Riley's book, The New Trail of Tears, despite its subtitle, "How Washington is Destroying American Indians." Riley separates Indian people—individuals—from Indian Peoples....

Peter d'Errico
7/25/16

Luci Tapahonso (Navajo) wrote the text for a photo essay in the July 2016 issue of Smithsonian magazine: "For Mor...

Peter d'Errico
7/21/16

White supremacists have long associated themselves with Christianity, despite the fact that Jesus was not a white man. U.S....

Peter d'Errico
7/5/16

A study of myths demands a clarification: What do we mean by "myth"?...

Peter d'Errico
6/22/16

Once again, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has authored a compelling critique of fundamental doctrines in federal Indian law....

Peter d'Errico
6/9/16

Indian Country has long debated whether to participate in the ritual of voting in U.S. elections. For those rooted in their Indigenous life-ways, voting in another nation's elections appears a non-starter....

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