David P. Ball
3/8/14
“A nation is not conquered until the hearts of its women are on the ground,” advises a proverb commonly attributed to the Tsistsistas (Cheyenne)...
ICTMN Staff
3/29/13
Doing a collage of indigenous female leaders proved challenging for student Sally Simpson. That’s because an easily accessible list of such women did not exist, until now...
Mark Trahant
10/4/12
The year was 1977. Big Bird locked himself in his room. A yellow and red sign warned all to “Keep Out!” Finally, after much pleading he let Buffy Sainte-Marie through the door...
Tish Leizens
9/5/12
When the salmon swim upstream in September, the Coquille Tribe of Oregon's southwest region share their heritage, culture and traditions over two days of weekend festivities that i...
Winona LaDuke
1/30/12

This past week, I had the distinction of becoming one of a select list of authors banned by the Tucson Unit...

ICTMN Staff
1/19/12
Never fear, Arizona schoolchildren! Tony is here to resurrect the ethnic studies program and restore banned bookdom to its rightful heirs...
ICTMN Staff
1/17/12
Authors who contributed to Rethinking Columbus weigh in on the recent banning of books by the Tucson Unified School District. Read yesterday's full story here ...
ICTMN Staff
1/16/12
As part of its compliance with a state ban on ethnic studies, the Tucson Unified School District has banned its Mexican American Studies program and a number of books including The...
ICTMN Staff
1/12/12
In a 1977 episode of Sesame Street, famous Cree singer Buffy Sainte-Marie explains breastfeeding to Big Bird, while feeding her baby...
Donna Laurent Caruso
12/22/11
Those interested in learning more about pow wows during the off-season might like to do a little reading on the subject during the dark months...

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