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The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Violent Standoff With Settlers & Police
Lost Incan City Found at Last?
Thing About Skins
Author of Rising Up From Indian Country to Address War of 1812 at Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
Ann Durkin Keating, author of a new nonfiction book about the Battle of Fort Dearborn and Chicago’s early history, will speak at an hour-long public seminar on the War of 1812 at 6...
Commemorating the Beginning of the War of 1812 on Mackinac Island
In the first “battle” on U.S. soil during the War of 1812, the British won the day without a shot fired at an enemy...
Aboriginals Seek to Raise Awareness of Role in Country's Formation as Canada Day Is Marked
Canada Day—that country’s equivalent of the Fourth of July, the U.S.'s Independence Day—is fraught with ambivalence for aboriginals, and perhaps even more so this year, as the coun...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
Our Sunday wrap-up of some of the big stories we covered this week from Indian country...
Chicago Councilman’s Stereotyping of Natives Continues, American Indian Center Director Feels Cultural Education Is Necessary
Recent events in Chicago over the 200 th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Dearborn have pitted Chicago 14 th Ward Alderman Edward M...
War of 1812 Exhibit in Ottawa Offers Four Perspectives
A new exhibit at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario takes a new approach at looking at the War of 1812, delving into the four perspectives of each group involved—Canadians ...
The War of 1812 Could Have Been the War of Indian Independence
Today marks the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, a war all but forgotten in American history books. But what did that war mean for this country’s Indigenous Peoples?...
War of 1812 Bicentennial Highlights Unsung Aboriginal Heroes in Canada's Creation
Though not much remembered south of the 49th Parallel, the War of 1812, seminal in the creation of Canada, was marked by alliances between aboriginals and the British...
Chicago City Council Member Offends With ‘Peace Pipe’ Comment
What was meant to be a “Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation” to commemorate the August 15, 1812 Battle of Fort Dearborn on Tuesday, June 5 turned out to be anything but when a ci...
A Brief History of American Indian Military Service
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...
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