The Alabama native says that aside from a singing career, his "big dream" is to have a hunting show. read more
Elizabeth Warren has a forthcoming autobiography in which she describes the difficulties she faced in the 2012 election after bloggers began questioning her Native American heritage. Politico, which scored an advance copy of the book, reports that Warren was "hurt" and "angry" about what she saw as attacks on her family. Show More Summary
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) repeats her false claims of Native American ancestry in her new book, A Fighting Chance, which is scheduled for release next Tuesday. "As a kid, I had learned about my Native American background the same...Show More Summary
Heidi Klum, the 40-year-old German-born supermodel, is under attack for promoting a “redface” photo shoot on the German version of the Top Model reality competition show. Heidi Klum hosts the show, and on her Facebook page, posted photos from the shoot, with a number of skinny, gorgeous and mostly white models dressed up in stereotypical
Meet a human-eating tribe of native South Americans in the teaser for 'The Green Inferno', the new horror film by director Eli Roth (Hostel). The post ‘Green Inferno’ Trailer Teases Eli Roth’s Cannibal Tribe appeared first on Screen Rant.
Another year, another Coachella, another trend mired in cultural appropriation. It's the true circle of life. You can almost watch the fixed gears of hipster logic grind: Now that Native American headdresses are offensive, we need to snatch some cool novelty from another culture. And so it came to be that bindis were a hit at Coachella. Read more...
A Native American tribe located in the Northeast is suing over the film's portrayal of a group of inbred criminals in their region. read more
WGN America has put into development a television adaption of the Native American reservation-set crime comic Scalped. The crime noir series
Heidi Klum Criticized For ‘Top Model’ Native American Photo Shoot via Weedr Heidi Klum has unusually found herself in some hot water recently. In the German variant of Next Top Model where Klum mentors a group of contestants, a prom...
"Banshee's" Doug Jung will adapt the crime noir drama set on a Native American reservation. read more
Even an ex-boyfriend of mine, who was of another race, made sure to emphasize that I was “part Native American” when I met his family because they wouldn’t accept me as just black.
Dan Snyder’s effort to curry favor with Native Americans through his Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation may be backfiring. The Native Indian Gaming Association, a nonprofit with 184 Indian nations as members pulled its sponsorship from a charity golf tournament this weekend because the Redskins’ Foundation was involved in the same event. The organization said…
New radiocarbon dating results have found that a Native American dugout canoe discovered in Lake Minnetonka southwest of Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota, in 1934 is nearly 1,000 years old, making it the oldest dugout canoe ever found in Minnesota. It was thought to date to around 1750 and even though it was in excellent condition it [...]
I used to be a proud Arizonan. The Wild West, gun slingers, Wyatt Earp, the Salt River, incredible sunsets, ancient Native American cliff dwellings, snowcapped mountain peaks, and home to one of the True Wonders of the World.
The exquisite beadwork in 'Floral Journey' at Autry National Center has messages about the beliefs, struggles of Native Americans. Unless one is Native American, getting a grasp of complex Native American spiritual cosmologies is not easy. Show More Summary
Back when "midget" wasn't considered a slur, and Native American characters could literally be built with red skin. Notably, though, even all those years before minifigs, the mini-humans in the...
It was an emotional night on American Idol as Malaya Watson, the 16-year-old Michigan native firecracker, was the latest finalist voted out
A UN expert on indigenous people's rights calls the Washington football team's name a "hurtful reminder" of Native American's struggle and mistreatment throughout history. [ more › ]
The Redskins name is "understood to be a pejorative and disparaging term that fails to respect and honour the historical and cultural legacy of the Native Americans in the US," a UN official said Friday. The post United Nations Representative Says Name Of Washington Redskins Is Offensive appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The House Appropriations Committee has proposed a $65 million budget for the creation of a school for the children of Department of Defense officials stationed at Guantanamo Bay. The school would feature dedicated science labs, health offices, art rooms, and a gymnasium. Show More Summary