Steven Newcomb
3/15/16

The March 3, 2016 murder of Indigenous leader Berta Cáceres in Honduras reminded me of John Bodley’s book Victims of Progress (1982)....

Steven Newcomb
3/8/16

The documentary movie “The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code,” directed by Sheldon Wolfchild (Dakota), tells a powerful story....

Steven Newcomb
2/26/16

News of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing on February 15 made me think of the brief conversation that I had with him at the University of San Diego (USD) on August 30, 2006....

Steven Newcomb
2/16/16

On November 25, 2015, the Holy See (‘the Vatican’) appeared before the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)....

Steven Newcomb
2/11/16

Part One of this essay examined how the United States has used certain creations of the...

Steven Newcomb
1/28/16

On January 2, 2016, a group of white ranchers who are part of what has been called “the Sage Brush Rebellion” began an armed occupation of lands designated as “the Malheur Wildlife Refuge,” outside Burns, Oregon....

Steven Newcomb
1/22/16

Much of what we take to be physically true is metaphorically true....

Steven Newcomb
1/12/16

In 1776, a white aristocratic slave owner from Virginia named Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence....

Steven Newcomb
1/1/16

Let’s be clear about something....

Steven Newcomb
12/9/15
John Trudell (Dakota) was a hero of mine, and, unfortunately, I never told him...

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