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Education Self-Determination Superstars: Cochiti Pueblo Takes On Language-Learning

October 12, 2016 - 9:00am

It all started when Trisha Moquino entered the public school system as an elementary school teacher....

Ray Halbritter Discusses Native Imagery in Sports at Carlisle Journeys

October 11, 2016 - 5:16pm

Operated from 1879 to 1918 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, the Carlisle Indian Industrial School was the first U.S....

ICTMN’s Vincent Schilling Discusses Columbus Day on HuffPo LiveStream

October 11, 2016 - 4:01pm

ICTMN’s Arts and Entertainment editor Vincent Schilling (Akwesasne Mohawk) was invited to speak about Columbus and Columbus Day on Monday alongside Huffington Po...

NB3 Foundation Takes Aim at Sugary Beverages

October 11, 2016 - 4:00pm

Sugary-sweetened beverages are the single largest category of caloric intake in children....

Caught on Video: Pickup Plows Into Water Protectors in Reno; 5 Hurt

October 11, 2016 - 2:44pm

A pickup truck plowed into a crowd of mostly Native demonstrators in Reno, Nevada on Monday October 10, injuring five and sending one to the hospital....

Seattle Celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day [11 Images]

October 11, 2016 - 2:08pm

Yesterday, the City of Seattle celebrated Indigenous Peoples Day....

Well For Culture: 5 Ways to Boost Your Energy Without Caffeine

October 11, 2016 - 12:53pm

Studies show that about 90-percent of Americans...

Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez Stereotypes Natives with a War Whoop on Columbus Day

October 11, 2016 - 12:15pm

Hall of Famer and former Boston Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez celebrated the 2016 American League Division Series sweep by the Cleveland Indians against Boston ...

Tribal Governance Made Easy with Blue Stone’s Soft Touch

October 11, 2016 - 9:18am

Blue Stone Strategy Group, a majority Native-owned and –ope...

George H.W. Bush: Establishing NMAI, NAGPRA; Corruption in BIA

October 11, 2016 - 9:02am

Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th president of the United States....

Celebrating What It Means to Be Indigenous

October 10, 2016 - 6:59pm

This weekend I drove with my family across the plains of Colorado into the sand hills of Nebraska then journeyed over vast prairies into the tree-filled hills, through weather t...

The Payment: An Indigenous Day Poem

October 10, 2016 - 5:57pm





To all those conquistadors 

who came here and tried 
to replace our culture 
with their own: ...

'We Must Honor Our Mother': Actress Shailene Woodley Arrested at DAPL

October 10, 2016 - 3:49pm

Actress Shailene Woodley has been arrested for trespassing at one of the construction sites for the Dakota Access oil pipeline, multiple reports confirm....

Breaking: Standing Rock Vows to Continue NoDAPL Fight in Wake of Court Injunction Denial

October 10, 2016 - 11:47am

Standing Rock Sioux Chairman David Archambault II vowed to continue fighting the Dakota Access oil pipeline (DAPL) after a three-judge panel on Sunday October 9 denied the tribe...

Fear Is Big Oil’s Main Message When Touting Pipeline Jobs

October 10, 2016 - 9:34am

It’s all spelled out right on Energy Partners LP’s website....

The Lie That Is Columbus Day

October 9, 2016 - 5:00pm

Jason Momoa Cast as Lead in a Remake of 'The Crow?'

October 8, 2016 - 4:04pm

According to a post on the production company Relativity Media LLC’s IMDB profile, as well as on Jason Momoa’s IMDB actor profile, the Hawaiian Native actor has ...

Why Is Columbus Day a Thing? The History Behind the ‘Holiday’

October 8, 2016 - 9:07am

“In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue,” is the poem many elementary schoolchildren learn, but how did a man who stole, raped, enslaved, and never even landed on Turtle Island...

McLean: Christopher Columbus, a Rapist, a Murderer, Deserves No Holiday

October 7, 2016 - 5:44pm

Over the past few weeks, some friends and I have been organizing to host an All Nations Four Directions March and Rally to transform Columbus Day in Denver, Colorado....

Take That, Columbus: Indigenous Peoples’ Day Unanimously Passes in Phoenix

October 7, 2016 - 4:52pm

On Wednesday, Phoenix, Arizona, became the largest U.S. city to officially celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day in opposition to Columbus Day....