Nearly two weeks ago, Johna Edmonds, Miss North Carolina 2013, posted several photos of herself portraying a glamoriz

Vincent Schilling
10/30/13
With the costume industry producing countless Native-themed costumes for humans, it’s not surprising that our furry friends weren’t far behind...
Julianne Jennings

Mainstream America remains totally unaware of the biological and cultural bonds that exist between African slaves and American Indians—a people created by expulsion, slavery, racism and war caused the collision of cultures that became the crucible of destruction by force, but later provided the t...

9/29/13
ICTMN Staff
6/18/13
The story goes that Pocahontas saved Captain John Smith from being clubbed to death by her father, Powhatan, in 1607...
Vincent Schilling
5/7/13
Arica L. Coleman is an assistant professor of Black American Studies at the University of Delaware...
ICTMN Staff
11/23/12
The Native American Student Organization at Russell Sage College in Troy, New York is barely two months old, but it’s already sending the message that American Indians don’t all lo...
Winona LaDuke

He was a hero. Make no mistake about it. And, his death in late October, is a great loss to America, not just American Indians, he challenged us a to be better people....

10/26/12
ICTMN Staff
10/22/12
As news of his walking on spreads across Indian country, we’ve taken the time to look back at Russell Means ’ storied life. He passed at 4:44 a.m...
Karenne Wood

Most of us began to learn what we know about the past in grade school, not through history courses, but through a hybrid discipline called social studies....

10/2/12
Dwanna L. Robertson

With football and the fall season—which is always tough for Native folks because of the U.S.’s insistence on honoring Columbus, the awful Pocahontas Halloween costumes, and the ever-present Thanksgiving mythology of the goodness of the pilgrims and the simple-mindedness of Indigenous people—fast...

9/17/12

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