Mark R. Day
1/4/16
Caroline Ward Holland and her son, Kagen, stood before a crowd of 100 Native Americans at the Los Angeles Worker Center on December 27...
Tataviam Members Welcome Walkers Flag
Kimia Fatehi
11/14/15
The replacement of “Columbus Day” with “Indigenous Peoples Day” in an area that has maintained a longstanding history of illegal land dispossessions from the local tribe could be c...
Nanette Deetz
9/30/15
The recent desecration to a statue of Junipero Serra that stands at Mission Carmel is extremely troubling to Louise Miranda Ramirez, Tribal Chairwoman of the Ohlone/Costanoan-Essel...
ICTMN Staff
9/28/15
Four days after Pope Francis went through with the canonization of Junipero Serra—despite protests from numerous Native American groups—a statue of Serra and some gravesites were v...
Serra Is No Saint Group Mission Delores
Nanette Deetz
9/25/15
While Pope Francis was proclaiming Junipero Serra a Saint in Washington, D.C., California Indians continued their protest in the form of a prayer ceremony in opposition to this dec...
Mutsun Dancers Junipero Serra Protest
Nanette Deetz
7/16/15
On July 11, the Amah Mutsun Tribal Nation held a prayer ceremony and protest against the proposed canonization of Junipero Serra , the founder of the 21-mission system in Californi...
Alex Fierro Mission Song California
Alysa Landry
5/20/15
A 10-year-old Wukchumni boy is changing the way one California school district teaches Native history...
Preaching and Farming at Mission Delores Mural
Deborah A. Miranda
4/7/15
All my life, I have heard only one story about California Indians: Godless, dirty, stupid, primitive, ugly, passive, drunken, immoral, lazy, weak-willed people who might make good ...
Diego James Robles
6/23/14
In the shadow of a 216-year-old Spanish mission their ancestors helped build, the small and federally unrecognized San Luis Rey Band of Mission Indians had their annual pow wow on ...