Rucha Chitnis
7/25/16
“This is a very sacred kiva,” says the late Thomas Banyacya, Hopi Traditional Spokesman, pointing to an ancient sacred site at Casa Rinconada in northwest New Mexico...
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ICTMN Staff
6/21/16
Chief Nac’a Arvol Looking Horse—19th generation Keeper of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe Bundle and recognized spiritual leader of the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota Sioux Nation—re...
national-day-of-prayer-snoqualmie-falls
ICTMN Staff
6/20/16
Across Turtle Island observances and ceremonies are being held to mark the 2016 National Days of Prayer to Protect Native American Sacred Places...
Mauna Kea Protectors Halt Construction
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/15/16
This time a year ago activists were busy bringing attention to their opposition to the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope to be built atop the most sacred of all places in Hawaii, Mau...
Jessica Swarner, Cronkite News
4/29/16
Tribal leaders joined Rep...
walk-for-oak-flat
Marc Dadigan
3/7/16
Amelia Garcia’s tribe, the Chihene Nde of New Mexico, are neighbors to the San Carlos Apache, and they too have traditional ties to the sacred land at the Oak Flat campground in Ar...
bears-ears-bailey
Jonathan Bailey
2/25/16
When it comes to treating Native peoples and their ancestral lands with respect, some politicians and outdoor enthusiasts seem to have a double standard...
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Pam Hughes
1/27/16
A new conflict between Native Americans in Wisconsin and state Republicans has emphasized the friction between the two groups since Republicans recaptured control of the state legi...
distribution of Mounds Wisconsin Historical Society
GLITC
1/8/16
The State of Wisconsin is currently considering legislation designated AB 620 that would permit the opening of pre-historic burial mounds for exploration, mining and other commerci...
Heim Effigy Mound
Pam Hughes
1/6/16
The Ho-Chunk Nation has been in a legal tussle with a Dane County mining company that wants to destroy a state-protected burial mound in one of its limestone quarries to get the ag...

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