I sent a copy of this to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian to find out if they could identify what tribe they may be from. The reply I received reads: “There are not enough distinctive articles to make a positive tribal identification. Show More Summary
Students unearthed part of a Native American weapon believed to be thousands of years old
The first time I met the African-American man who played the part of a racist Native American character, he called me a fool. I called him an embarrassment. It went downhill from there. The encounter between myself and a man named Zema Williams was brief, lasting literally seconds. Show More Summary
A coalition of Native Americans has formed an Inter-Tribal Coalition to promote the designation of 1.9 million acres in Utah as a National Monument. The area contains granaries, rock art, burial sites, and many other important natural and historic sites. Show More Summary
A lawsuit filed by a group of Native American plaintiffs in Wolf Point, Montana alleges that city officials and highly placed tribal elders conspired together to sweep the town’s streets of Native Americans ahead of an annual rodeo. The Daily Beast reported Thursday on the suit, filed in the...
North Dakota's current highway signs featuring the image of Native American leader Marcellus Red Thomahawk are being replaced by the North Dakota Department of Transportation with new signs featuring an outline of the state. Reader submitted...Show More Summary
As tourists flocked to a tiny Montana towns famous rodeo, police detained local Native Americans in a basketball prison, a new lawsuit alleges.
So many Americans, white and especially black, have or believe they have Native American blood. For Trump to make a joke of it iswell, its just typically Trump.
You may have caught the beautiful full moon on Tuesday night and heard it called the "Buck Moon." That's actually a name picked up from Native Americans, who referred to each month and full moon based on what was happening in the world...Show More Summary
The Washington Redskins’ unofficial mascot, Chief Zee, has died. Chief Zee, born Zema Williams, began attending games dressed in Native American garb in 1978. He was a staple at home games, often leading the crowd in celebration after a score, NBC Washington reports. The news station notes that Williams died in his sleep and was […]
Put a funny 'folksy' shirt on to deflect critisism After the fuss about several sales going back to 2013, at the Estimations Ventes aux Enchères (EVE) auction house in Paris of a number of Native American objects:To better protect sacred...Show More Summary
There’s a cruel joke often told in Indian country: “Don’t get sick after June.” The sick truth beneath those words is that by summertime the Indian Health Service—tasked with providing basic health care to the nation’s 2 million Native Americans and Alaska Natives—has typically blown its meager fiscal year budget. Show More Summary
Gene in Albuquerque, New Mexico called in to tell of his bizarre Bigfoot story:“Gallup is a border-town on the Arizona / Mexico border on I-40, you cross into Arizona. It's an Indian reservation, north. It's all Native American Navajo. Show More Summary
Apple on Monday quietly updated its native Maps app with public transit coverage for two major American cities: Honolulu, Hawaii and Kansas City, Mo.
Chase Iron Eyes speaks at the Eliot Glassheim announcement of his Senate campaign at the town square in Grand Forks, N.D. on July 14, 2016. (Meg Oliphant/Grand Forks Herald) Last month the Democratic and Republican candidates for the U.S. Show More Summary
Edward Curtis traveled America documenting traditional Native American life, although his work provides a very subjective view.
Here are amazing vintage photos of Native Americans taken in the beginning of Autochrome photography time. It showed a part of their lives in the early 20th century. See more »
The Cherokee tribe of Native Americans had a well-known proverb stating that you “shouldn’t judge a person before you have walked a mile in their shoes”. It’s practical advice to view a situation from the perspective of another before rendering an opinion. Show More Summary
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The Redskins want to join an Asian rock band’s trademark case, and cited a Washington Post poll as evidence that its own name does not offend Native Americans