Frank Hopper
In the spring of 1953, Fred John Jr. and his kid sister Nancy arrived home after spending two years at the Wrangell Institute Boarding School in Wrangell, Alaska...
Patty Talahongva Hiking
Tanya H. Lee
Patty Talahongva, Hopi, is working with the community-development organization Native American Connections (in partnership with the Phoenix Indian Center ) on restoring the histori...
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David Edward Walker
Diagnosing Native children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and treating them with stimulants does nothing to improve their educational or intellectual growth...
Patty Talahongva Cronkite News
Clarissa Cooper/Cronkite News
Rosalie Lalo was 5 years old when the U.S. government sent her to the Phoenix Indian School, more than 200 miles away from her Hopi family home...
Reuel S. Amdur
Twelve-year-old Theland Kicknosway, from the Walpole Island First Nation, led the procession into the hall at the Ottawa Convention Center, playing his ceremonial drum...
Heard Isleta Pueblo Spring Footraces
Tanya H. Lee
A trip to Phoenix, Arizona would not be complete without a visit to the Heard Museum of Native Cultures and Art at 2301 N. Central Ave...
Rick Kearns
The new movie about the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, “To Save The Man,” to be written and directed by John Sayles , tells the story of the residential school through the eyes...
Buffalo Cheyenne River Res National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Medical Mission Sr...
Zigmund Hollow Horn National Catholic Reporter
Vinnie Rotondaro
Zigmund Hollow Horn sat inside the deanery of a small Episcopal church just off Eagle Butte, South Dakota’s main street. A thick fog had settled over town...
Steve Russell
You go to bed one night as an Indian and you wake up assimilated beyond the wildest dreams of Richard Henry “Kill the Indian in him and save the man” Pratt...