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
Ruth Hopkins

As a kid, to me the Fourth of July was all about one thing: fireworks. I grew up in the country in the Dakotas, where lighting off fireworks was pretty much a rite of passage for reservation kids....

7/4/12
ICTMN Staff
6/10/12
Disney's Pocahontas gets a warrior makeover by deviantart user joshwmc , who is reinventing all Disney's animated damsels in distress as fierce, weapon-wielding women, reported The...
ICTMN Staff
11/14/11
Kris Jenner, momager to the Kardashians, responded to an e-mail request from Tara J...
ICTMN Staff
11/9/11
Although it wasn't visible from the ground without a telescope, asteroid YU55 burst into public consciousness with its close approach to Earth on Tuesday November 8...
ICTMN Staff
11/8/11
YU55, the asteroid that's flying between the earth and the moon today, is named after the year it was discovered...
ICTMN Staff
9/23/11
A Minnesota production of the opera "Pocahontas: A Woman of Two Worlds" sparked controversy when it was revealed that no Native talent had been cast in a principal role...
ICTMN Staff
10/31/12
For a social psychology class Noel Altaha created a YouTube video explaining why dressing as her Native American ancestors for Halloween is wrong...

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