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The Week That Was
Winter Fun Challenge Vs. Couch Potatoes
Chickasaw Elder's Legacy
Obama Proposes $33.6M for Indian Country
Portrait of Celebrated Aviator Unveiled
Always a Warrior; Never a Tribe
2014 Remember the Removal Riders Chosen
5 Prescient Aboriginal Women Leaders
Daylight Savings Time Looms This Weekend
CRYP Teaching Organic Gardening Program
It’s International Women’s Day
NMAI Profile: Orvena “Twiggy” Gregory
Doubting the Bering Strait Theory
BuzzerBeater Lands High Schooler on ESPN
Oklahoma Gov's Daughter Wears Headdress
Shocker: Tar Sands Fumes Underreported
SDSU Tribal Relations Director Moves Up
Mohawk Storyteller Kay Olan on TV
Continuing Progress With Tribes
Bareback Rider Is an Adrenaline Junkie
Thing About Skins
Crazy Talk and Behavior on a Bus
You see some crazy behavior and hear unhinged conversations when riding on a Greyhound Bus...
Down the Powwow Highway in a '53
Cetan Wanbli Williams
Facing a bleak outlook on mutual fund investments, she bought a 1953 Chevy pick-up. “She’s been saving her winnings since she was 8 years old!” said Michael Roberts...
When Customs Become Confusing
When we accepted an invitation to the sweat lodge we had no idea that white people were going to be going in with us...
I've always been fascinated by those shows Intervention , Animal Hoarders , et al...
To D.C., Via the Past
(Note to readers: I origina lly wrote this in September—prior to the Keystone XL pipeline delay—and am sharing it because the opposition is ongoing.) On a late August afternoon, I ...
New Year's Revolutions
The Skins here at The Thing About Skins take New Year's very seriously...
SANTA! OH MY GOD! SANTA'S COMING! I KNOW HIM! I KNOW HIM! (i.e. Merry Christmas)
Our culture, our people, our languages, and our children are the greatest gifts that Indian people have...
Images and Protesters
I want to thank Gyasi for the ridiculously over-the-top introduction and creating great expectations...
Humble Introduction to Robert Chanate
“There cometh one mightier than I after me, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to stoop down and unloose.” —The Bible. Juan Baptiste...
Reason #243 Why the Thing About Skins Hates Christmas
It doesn’t matter if it was an Indian mom or not—being a broke single mom during Christmas sucks...
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