Qristina Cummings
7/13/16

I wasn’t surprised that “My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding” crossed this particular line and featured “Native-inspired” headdresses and clothing. I am Romani, pejoratively referred to as “Gypsy.”...

ICTMN Staff
7/2/16
This morning, CNN’s Michael Smerconish featured Simon Moya-Smith, ICTMN’s culture editor, for a discussion on Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) claim to be Native American...
Sarah Sunshine Manning
7/1/16
While many Americans today are boldly leaning into social consciousness, other pockets of American society remain stubbornly swathed in the white supremacist cloaks of 1950 – an er...
Simon Moya-Smith
6/15/16
Too many families and too many friends in this country have had to mourn the death of too many loved ones far too often...
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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/9/16
A middle school teacher on the verge of retirement was put on administrative leave last week for giving a word-based math “test” full of racist and sexist stereotypes...
Amanda Blackhorse
6/1/16
On Friday, I was a part of a telephone press conference to make it clear to the public, to the Washington NFL team, and The Washington Post that our fight to eliminate the R-word i...
Jennifer Kay Falcon
5/30/16
The American Indian Movement in Cleveland is pressuring the Cleveland Indians to change its name and mascot by asking team sponsor, Progressive Insurance, to support the removal of...
Adrian Jawort
5/24/16

My 7-year-old daughter Aurelia was recently named a Powwow Princess of her Pretty Eagle Catholic Academy school....

Simon Moya-Smith
5/20/16
It didn't take long after The Washington Post published a report claiming 9 out of 10 Native Americans do not find the name of the Washington NFL team offensive before prominent Na...
Tara Houska
5/19/16
When you’re Native American, the wins are often too few and far between...

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