Lakota 57 verdict means “open season” on Indians

We need to have a national meeting of Native people and supporters to robustly address this crisis post haste. 


Native Americans gather to support the Sanders campaign

I'm hoping that Native Americans are going to be able to directly ask questions of the presidential candidates.


An American Indian should replace Jackson on the $20 bill

It would be fitting justice that Jackson should be replaced with a representative of the people he tried to exterminate.


Suicide sweeping Indian Country is genocide

There must be an end to this poverty and racist-spawned crisis.


Indigenous people walk off set of Adam Sandler film "Ridiculous Six"

Reducing a whole group of people down to stereotypes further dehumanizes Native people.


Buffalo Tiger, Miccosukee Indian rights warrior passes on

As a Native leader, his advocacy contributed to hallmarks not just for his own tribe but for others throughout the wide expanse of Indian Country.


Thankful for Thanksgiving

While I don't care much about Columbus Day (except that there's no school, which when my kids were younger was a pain), I do like Thanksgiving.


View from Indian country: Turkey with a side of death

The nation will be gathering for a day set aside for turkey eating and football. But underneath the merriment is a false history that is also celebrated.


Washington football team’s name must be changed

Several thousand people protested the name of the Washington's football team at a Minnesota Vikings home game recently.


Goodbye Columbus, welcome Indigenous People's Day

I hope my kids will be able to go to school and hear the truth of what happened to our people.

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