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Hope STEMS, Native Students Blossom
Dennis Banks on Death of Misty Upham
NMAI Profile: James Roger Madalena
Orionid Meteor Shower Dazzles Oct. 20-21
Suicide: the Need for More Studies
Not Your Mascot Minnesota to Protest Red
5 Tasteless Andrew Jackson Memes
Navajo Barrel Racer Ready for NFR
5 First Nations Music Award Winners
First Educare Serving Nebraska Natives
11th-Hour Native-Vote Agreements
Spokane Tribal Chairman Jumps Over Fire
Understanding Indigenous Cultures
Elections: When 2014 Is That Close
Recovering Native Languages
Statement by Misty Upham's Father
NCAIED Salutes Its 40 Under 40
Comcast and NBCUniversal Donate $5M
Thing About Skins
This Artist Will Endure 8 Hours of Abuse, Simply Because He's Native
Artist Gregg Deal, Pyramid Lake Paite, has become one of the leading provocateurs in the fight to expose America's stereotyping and racism toward Natives...
What Did the Late Charlie Hill Think About the Redskins? [Video]
Charlie Hill, who died on December 30, 2013, was Indian country's most famous standup comedian, and he used his position of success to inform as well as entertain...
Update: UNCC Sorority Apologized to Native American Sorority President
Moments after we published our story on the controversy over a Pocahontas-themed performance by the Sigma Kappa sorority at UNC-Charlotte, the author of the piece received a respon...
UNCC Apologizes for Sigma Kappa Redface Act, but Sorority Remains Mum
On Friday April 11th, members of the Sigma Kappa Sorority at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte performed a “Disney Dancing with the Princesses,” for an event called "Ai...
Casting Controversy: Rooney Mara as Tiger Lily in 'Peter Pan' Prequel
Non-Native actress Rooney Mara, most famous for her edgy portrayal of Lisbeth Salander in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo , has been cast as Tiger Lily in the forthcoming Pan , a l...
2013, the Year in WTF? Part I: Happy Meals, Bad Jokes and Tonto-Mania
The year 2013 is almost in the books, and it was another good one for ignorance, stupidity, and outright racism...
Yellowface at AMAs: Katy Perry's Geisha Act Recalls Outkast's Redface
Pop singer Katy Perry dressed in a "geisha" costume at the American Music Awards last night, and immediately elicited protests from Asian Americans and others for her "yellowface" ...
Sonny Skyhawk: Three Decades of Fighting the Power in Hollywood
The early days of movie “Indians” were a farce, says actor and activist Sonny Skyhawk (Sicangu Lakota). In some ways they were like a circus—complete with face-painted clowns...
What's Wrong With Benicio Del Toro and Johnny Depp Playing Indian Characters?
American Indians in Film & Television (AIFT) has been the only vocal advocate for the hiring and accurate portrayal of the American Indian in Hollywood for the last 30 years...
Sonny Skyhawk on Johnny Depp, Disney, Indian Stereotypes and White Film Indians
Gale Courey Toensing
Sonny Skyhawk (Sicangu Lakota) is a veteran Hollywood actor, author of Indian Country Today Media Network’s “Ask N NDN," and founder of American Indians in Film and Television...
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