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Weekend Read: Why Do So Many People Claim Native Heritage?

Weekend Read: Why Do So Many People Claim Native Heritage?

by Carla Murphy on August 8 2014, 12:01PM

Wannabe Nation gets the literary treatment from Oklahoman Russell Cobb

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

This Native American Family is Transforming Collegiate Lacrosse Play

This Native American Family is Transforming Collegiate Lacrosse

by Jamilah King on March 12 2014, 10:02AM

The Thompson family is reminding everyone of the sport’s Native roots.

Topics: Culture

The One Thing Native Americans Don't Call Themselves

The One Thing Native Americans Don’t Call Themselves

by Aura Bogado on January 31 2014, 3:37PM

Hint: It’s that team name you’re thinking about.

Topics: Media, /NOW

'Young Lakota' to Premiere Tonight on PBS, Follows Abortion on the Rez

‘Young Lakota’ to Premiere Tonight on PBS, Follows Abortion on the Rez

by Jamilah King on November 25 2013, 2:15PM

More than just political commentary, the film follows the personal journeys of two young Native Americans who grapple with decisions about their own reproductive health.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Native Tribes Already Feeling the Effects of Government Shutdown

Native Tribes Already Feeling the Effects of Government Shutdown

by Von Diaz on October 3 2013, 12:43PM

Transportation and elder home care have already been suspended for Montana’s Crow Tribe, which saw half of its employed members furloughed due to the government shutdown.

Topics: /NOW

Three Indigenous Women Represent at New York Couture Fashion Week

Three Indigenous Women Represent at New York Couture Fashion Week

by Jamilah King on September 5 2013, 12:18PM

Sho Sho Esquiro, Lyn Kay Peters, and Linda Lavallee get their moment to shine.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

A Tribe Called Red Asks That Fans Stop Coming to Shows in 'Redface'

A Tribe Called Red Asks That Fans Stop Coming to Shows in ‘Redface’

by Jamilah King on July 12 2013, 1:21PM

Because, duh.

Topics: /NOW

'The Lone Ranger' Inspires Fashion Trend

‘The Lone Ranger’ Inspires Fashion Trend

by Aura Bogado on July 3 2013, 2:00PM

If you like it, then you shoulda put a bird on it.

Topics: /NOW

Poarch Creek Band of Indians High Schooler Can Finally Graduate

Poarch Creek Band of Indians High Schooler Can Finally Graduate

by Aura Bogado on June 20 2013, 12:57PM

Alabama’s Escambia Academy decides that a Native student’s decision to wear feather during graduation doesn’t merit a fine or loss of diploma.

Topics: /NOW

Watch Maria Tallchief, Barrier-Breaking Prima Ballerina, Perform 'Firebird'

Watch Maria Tallchief, Barrier-Breaking Prima Ballerina, Perform ‘Firebird’

by Channing Kennedy on April 16 2013, 1:27PM

The New York City Ballet’s first Native American prima ballerina passed away on Thursday at age 88.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

6 Native American Basketball Facts, Inspired by Louisville's Star Sisters

6 Native American Basketball Facts, Inspired by Louisville’s Star Sisters

by Jamilah King, Jorge Rivas on April 9 2013, 7:30AM

Basketball is an important part of life Native American communities. And nothing shows that better than the ascendence of Louisville’s Shoni and Jude Schimmel.

Topics: Arts & Culture, March Madness

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