The shooting of Tamir Rice occurred on the afternoon of Nov. 22 after a resident saw him waving a toy gun in the park.
"If we don't tell our own story it will not be told."
Jamar Clark was fatally shot by an officer of the Minneapolis police department on Sun., Nov. 15.
Change the Mascot says about a dozen schools have dropped Native mascots over the past two years and another 20 are considering a change.
For American Indians, the NFL season offers regular reminders that our rights still aren't fully recognized.
This date in 1939 marks the birth of Russell Charles Means, activist for the rights of Native American people.
"He has not only enabled racism since the start of his tenure in 2012, but blatantly ignored and disrespected the concerns of students."
The trial of the former Oklahoma City police officer charged with sexually assaulting and raping 13 black women, began this Monday.
In 1852 the California legislature paid $1.1 million to citizen militias to hunt and kill Native Americans.
The family of Tamir Rice, 12-year-old Black child shot by police last November, and their attorneys denounced the nearly one-year delay in charging officers responsible.