Alysa Landry
1/23/14
This Date in Native History: On January 23, 1870, U.S...
ICTMN Staff
8/3/13
This Date in Native History: On August 3, 1797 Lord Jeffrey Amherst, the first military strategist to knowingly engage in biological warfare by giving smallpox-infected blankets to...
ICTMN Staff
8/3/13
This Date in Native History: On August 3, 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue... at least that’s what most schoolchildren are taught. But what does that actually mean?...
ICTMN Staff
7/4/13
While the Founding Fathers were signing the Declaration of Independence purportedly in Philadelphia, Natives were fighting for their own independence and survival...
Chris Wood, TheTyee.ca
2/8/13
[Editor’s Note: Often passed, seldom visited by outsiders, British Columbia’s Central Coast is home to the continent’s longest-settled places and most enduring peoples...
ICTMN Staff
10/8/12
Columbus Day became a federal holiday to commemorate the landing of Christopher Columbus in the “New World” and his achievements in 1937, but throughout history those achievements ...
ICTMN Staff
6/26/12
At the height of its existence, the Inca Empire ran some 2,500 miles along the Andean range from Colombia to Chile, had more than 10 million subjects and was home to Cuzco, a city ...
ICTMN Staff
5/27/12
We've made it pretty clear that history has done an awful job of representing the persecution of Native Americans after European contact...
ICTMN Staff
5/20/12
When the “ 6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America ” was posted May 15 by Cracked.com is started something of an Internet sensation; and a spike in people searc...
ICTMN Staff
3/22/12
In the late 1800s, it is believed that the Micmac Native Americans of Nova Scotia used an herbal remedy—a botanical infusion derived from a species of the pitcher plant—to treat sm...