Skip to main content
Al Gore Supports Standing Rock, NoDAPL
‘Promised Land’ Will Make You Mad
The Wizarding World of Donald Trump
Native Women Rowers: Bronze & Superfund
100 Years Documentary Highlights Cobell
Justice Dept Still Delaying DAPL Permits
Archambault Requests DOJ Investigation
14 Days Out: Election Day
Congress: Pay Attention to Natives
4 Reasons to Attend AISES Conference
Wells Fargo Preyed on Natives
George W: ‘Actively Ignored’ Indians
What Does an Indian Look Like?
Cops Kill Pregnant Native American Mom
Traditional Tattoo Demonstration A Hit
Manning: Water Protectors Needed
15 Days Out: Election Day
SRST Responds to Militarized Police
NoDAPL Camp Frontline Expanded: IEN
DAPL Crackdown—Rubber Bullets, More Mace
Thing About Skins
Muscogee (Creek) Poet Jennifer Foerster on PEN Awards Shortlist
Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma citizen Jennifer Elise Foerster is on the shortlist for one of the world’s most prestigious prizes in literature...
Video: Maya Angelou Reads Inaugural Poem for President Bill Clinton
Poet, author, actress, civil rights activist and professor Dr. Maya Angelou, whose works resonated with themes of unity, liberation and moving forward, has walked on at age 86...
National Poetry Month: Jane Johnston Schoolcraft, the First American Indian Poet
Ojibwe poet Jane Johnston Schoolcraft set many precedents during her short life in the Midwest in the early 1800s...
Luci Tapahonso Named as Navajo Nation's First Poet Laureate
The Navajo Nation’s first-ever Poet Laureate has been named and will be officially introduced to the public on May 17...
Mojave/Pima Poet Natalie Diaz: From Home to College to Basketball to Europe and Back Again
Words have always been a powerful force in Natalie Diaz’s life...
Poems From Flood Song by Navajo Sherwin Bitsui, for National Poetry Month
Editor's Note: Sherwin Bitsui is a poet who grew up in the arid "painted desert" region of the Navajo reservation...
Poetry From 'Beautiful Razor,' by Al Hunter, for National Poetry Month
[ Editor’s Note: Al Hunter is the author of Beautiful Razor: Love Songs and Other Lies , and two other books of poetry...
Poetic Confluence: Writers of Native Verse Explore Shared Roots
The word poetry can evoke echoes of everything from Shakespearean sonnets to minimalist Japanese haiku...