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California Native American Day Packed
Challenging Colonialism in Albuquerque
SCIA Hears Nine Bills, Passes Two
Bullwinkle Brawl or Moose Insurance
Simermeyer in Line for NIGC Appointment
SC Denies Return of Jim Thorpe's Remains
Celebrating Columbus II: Love of Larceny
$20B: US Support for American Indians
View From the Back of the Colonial Bus
21 Athletes Inducted to Hall of Fame
Bloody Roots of California's Vineyards
One Issue Ahead of Canada’s Election
Oneida Nation Offers Updated Technology
2 Miles: US Mexico Border Balloon Fence?
Indigenous Peoples Day in Portland
Tanya Fiddler to Run Native CDFI Network
Celebrating Columbus I: The Myths
Strikeforce Brings Aid to Rural Indians
Pope Francis and Indigenous Peoples
Gyasi Ross: OFFICIAL VIDEO 'Miss Lady'
Thing About Skins
Growing Up Ojibwe: Brenda J. Child Wins Award for Historical Family Memoir
Author and historian Brenda J. Child has won the Jon Gjerde...
‘Unmasking the Domination Code’ Documentary Elicits Gasps, Applause
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of...
Controversy Over Bear River Massacre Archaeological Survey
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre...
Did This Recently Discovered, Ancient Human-Like Species Bury Their Dead?
A remarkable new discovery in South Africa, Homo naledi, is...
13,200-Year-Old Footprints Could Be Oldest in North America, May Support Coastal Route Theory
A team of archaeologists from the Hakai Institute and the...
Native History: the Epic Termination Battle on the Colville Indian Reservation
The word “termination” is enough to make any knowledgeable...
Researching the Past
Chickasaw Nation Wins People’s Choice Award at Olympics of Mapmaking Event
Combining old world style map design—hand-drawn images that tell a story about the data on the map—with new technology led the Chickasaw Nation’s GeoSpatial Information Department ...
Chinle Summer Science Academy Melds Navajo and NASA Astronomical Knowledge
Melba A. Martin, Ed. D.
Melba Martin, solar system ambassador to the Navajo Nation from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, spent part of the summer watching students in Chinle, Arizona, soak up knowledge a...
Remains Found 60 Years Ago to Be Returned to Tribes
UPDATED OCTOBER 4, 2:45 P.M: New information added from the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde...
Indian Territory Records Digitized and Searchable
To make searching for historical documents easier the Oklahoma Historical Society (OHS) and the Oklahoma Secretary of State’s Office partnered to digitize and index Oklahoma and In...
Signs of Life Discovered on Remote Alaskan Islands
Dennis Griffin, with Oregon’s State Historic Preservation Office, has been combing the hillsides of Alaskan tundra looking for signs of life. He’s been exploring Hall and St...
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Anniversary Brings Heritage to Forefront for South Dakota Man
With this year being the 150 th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 , many are reflecting on the war’s aftermath, including Myron Taylor, who has been facing his personal hi...
Discovery of Long-Lost Silent Film With All-Indian Cast Has Historians Reeling
How a silent film featuring an all-Native cast came to be made, lost (seemingly forever), discovered nearly a century later (in shambles), then restored and shown to the cast’s des...
Faith and Culture Converge in Native American Christianity
In an editorial posted August 27 on the Huffington Post website, the Rev. Dr. Randy S. Woodley discusses Native American Christianity and how faith affects culture ...
Multiple Causes Cited for Mayan Demise Including Climate Change
Two recently published studies delve into what caused the collapse of the Mayan empire, a question many archaeologists have tried answering...
Archaeological Dig Reveals Causes—and Possible Cures—for Diabetes Epidemic
Eisa Ulen Richardson
The future health of Natives may lie in the scatological remains of the past—a vanguard study of ancient excrement has offered fresh new ways of thinking about the prevalence of di...
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