Just how bad was this federally funded boarding school policy? Nearly 83% of Native children were taken away from their families -- as young as 5 -- and enrolled in boarding schools designed to assimilate them into white culture by stripping them of their cultural identities.
Lakewood native, former Seahawk Jermaine Kearse announces retirement from NFL
The Mississippi Arts Commission has named the head of the UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum in Austin, Texas, as its new executive director. Sarah Story is a native of Jackson, #Mississippi . She will return to her home state to begin work on Nov. 1. #JXN
The death rate from Covid-19 in Navajo nation is now higher than any single state. We should all be outraged by the suffering and neglect continually inflicted on Native peoples.
If you have health insurance, I'm asking you to fight for those who don't. If you're native-born, I'm asking you to fight for the undocumented. If you can afford an education, I'm asking you to fight for those who can't. The only way we defeat Trump is with human solidarity.
Thank you to of and many others who identified the proud Native man who is being harassed. He is Mr. Nathan Phillips. I’m reposting this video from “ka_ya11” on IG. This man’s words pierce my heart. The grace. The wisdom. The hope.
The Native American who apparently was being mocked by teens wearing MAGA hats in a viral video says he has "fear for those youth, fear for their future, fear for their souls, their spirit, what they're going to do to this country."
So now we have learned from the media that having a Native American great-great-great-great-great-grandparent makes you Native American, but that having two X chromosomes does not make you a woman.