Steven Newcomb
2/12/14

Upon signing the Declaration of Independence, which led to the Revolutionary War, Benjamin Franklin is said to have quipped, “We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.” His comment characterizes the context of what President Obama called “the dawn of our Republic” in h...

Alysa Landry
11/24/13
This Date in Native history: On November 24, 1807, Mohawk Chief Thayendanegea died at his home in Burlington, Ontario, Canada...
ICTMN Staff
6/6/13
A letter from George Washington recently acquired by the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin describes the killing of three Mingo Indians...
ICTMN Staff
3/14/13
Native Americans have served in the U.S...
Charles Kader
3/6/13

I have recently become aware that a book entitled The Militarization of Indian Country (MSU Press – Makwa Enewed series) by ICTMN contributor Winona LaDuke will be published in 20...

Ruth Hopkins
7/4/12

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....

Konnie LeMay
5/28/12
Ask about Americans Indians serving in the U.S. military service and World War II generally comes to mind with the Navajo code talkers or perhaps Marine Cpl...