Onondaga Nation
The Nation regards the depiction of natives as mascots defamatory to our people...
Harlan McKosato

Some of my fondest memories attending the University of Oklahoma were whipping up on frat boys on the intramural football fields and basketball courts in the mid-to-late 1980s. They couldn’t stand me. I was their antithesis....

Indian Giver Cartoon
Vincent Schilling
As history has shown, the term “Indian giver” has managed to pop up here and there in a plethora of ways, much to the dismay of those concerned of its negative connotations in Indi...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

February is Black History Month, a time to acknowledge African American contributions to the United States and celebrate black identity....

Simon Moya-Smith
A man who hurled beer and racial slurs at a group of Native American kids last month at a hockey game in Rapid City, South Dakota, will be charged with disorderly conduct, official...
David Rooks
With few announcements from the Rapid City Police Department or Mayor’s office since the January 24 abuse of 57 Lakota children in the town’s Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, calls for...
Simon Moya-Smith
Just two weeks before the Wounded Knee Massacre, white ranchers were preparing to “kill every Indian” they could find...
Simon Moya-Smith
It was standing-room only during a community forum in Rapid City, South Dakota, on Monday where more than 100 people had gathered to discuss the city's palpable racial tension...
David Rooks

In Xanadu did Kubla Khan

A stately pleasure-dome decree

Where Alph, the sacred river, ran

… Down to a sunless sea.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1797...