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Blumenthal's Call to Arms

May 25, 2015 - 12:00am

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In Honor of Memorial Day – Memorials Honoring Our Fallen Native Warriors

May 25, 2015 - 12:00am

Since the first arrival of Europeans onto Turtle Island and in connection to the conflicts that first arose in associat...

Four States Sue U.S. Interior Over 'Too Strict' Fracking Regulations

May 24, 2015 - 12:00am

Wyoming, North Dakota, Colorado and now Utah are suing the U.S. Department of the Interior over fracking regulations issued by the federal government in March....

Tlingit-Athabascan Actor Martin Sensmeier Confirmed for Featured Role in Upcoming Denzel Washington Movie

May 23, 2015 - 12:00am

I won’t add too much commentary to this newspiece, but one of my Man Crushes Mondays, Martin Sensmeier (Athabascan and Tlingit) recently joined the all-star ensemble cast of the...

Lummi Youth Learn the Bigger Picture: Canoes Join Kayactivists Protesting Arctic Drilling

May 22, 2015 - 12:00am

Before there were roads, interstate highways, light rail systems and airports, there were... canoes....

Tusayan Grand Canyon Multi-Family Housing Project Needs Your Comments by June 2

May 22, 2015 - 12:00am

Colorado Plateau tribes still have time to weigh in on a proposed $500 million commercial development in the town of Tusayan, Arizona, a mile from the south entrance to Grand Ca...

Disrobing Junipero Serra: Saint or Monster?

May 22, 2015 - 12:00am

On May 30, the public is welcome to attend a discussion on the Sainthood of Junipero Serra and the real history of California missions hosted by...

ICTMN’s Memorial Day Weekend Pow Wow Guide

May 22, 2015 - 12:00am

This is the weekend to honor the men and women who have served this country....

Fight Continues to Wrest Control of Sacred Site Back From Copper Mining Co.

May 21, 2015 - 12:00am

This one appears headed for a 12-round title bout as the San Carlos Apache tribe continues its battle with Resolution Copper Co. over the issue of sacred land at Oak Flats....

Blackhorse: Do You Prefer ‘Native American’ or ‘American Indian’? 6 Prominent Voices Respond

May 21, 2015 - 12:00am

As indigenous peoples, names and references to our race and ethnic identity are very important – especially in a time when names and pejorative references to Native people are b...

Teachable Moment?: Skyhawk Says Adam Sandler Movie Incident Can Create Understanding

May 21, 2015 - 12:00am

Sonny Skyhawk, Sicangu Lakota, is the founder of American Indians in Film and Television, an organization...

War of Words: ICWA Hearings Reignite Ancient Clash Over Indian Children, Part 1

May 21, 2015 - 12:00am

John Echohawk had heard enough....

Begaye Vows to Blow Up Grand Canyon Escalade Deal

May 21, 2015 - 12:00am

The newly elected president of the Navajo Nation has taken a firm stance against the Grand Canyon Escalade, a billion-d...

National Wildlife Refuge Would Be Renamed for Billy Frank Jr.

May 20, 2015 - 12:00am

A congressman from Washington State has proposed renaming the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge the Billy Fra...

Mr. Trudell Goes to Washington: Gregg Deal's Latest Mural Pays Tribute

May 20, 2015 - 12:00am

A year ago, as part of the Fine Line Mural Jam, artist Gregg Deal painted a mural that linked made the connection between the use of Native American mascots in football and the...

Standing Strong for Chief Standing Bear, A Native Hero

May 20, 2015 - 12:00am

The route of the Ponca Tribe’s forced march from Nebraska to Oklahoma in 1877 could soon be designated a National Historic Trail, thanks in part...

10-Year-Old Gets Mission Song Stricken from California School District Curriculum

May 20, 2015 - 12:00am

A 10-year-old Wukchumni boy is changing the way one California school district teaches Native history....

Hiding Behind Tribal Sovereignty

May 19, 2015 - 12:00am

Remembering Iconic Leader Elijah Harper, Two Years On

May 19, 2015 - 12:00am

It was two years ago this week that Elijah Harper, an Ojibwa-Cree who was destined to sway Canadian history, walked on....