Archives For Health & Wellness
Ted Grant, vice-chairman of the Otoe–Missouria Tribe. The tribal seal in the
background shows the seven clans of the Otoe–Missouria, with a prayer feather
at the center.
These rose hips were found growing on the beach at Bluff Point State Park in
Bryce Canyon National Park
The Milky Way view in this phantasmagorical panorama of the night sky in
Bryce Canyon is generated by a webcam is worth visiting.
Eyjafjallajokull, above, erupted in 2010 and stranded millions of airline
passengers with an ash cloud. An even bigger volcano, Bardarbunga, is rumbling,
and it’s anybody’s guess as to what it will do, and when.
Lola Cody with the woven wool rug that took Best of Show honors at the 2014
Santa Fe Indian Market.
Dr. Steven Salaita is a Palestinian American scholar in Native American studies
fired for free speech.
A young member of the Serpent Tail Dancers flashes her pearly whites in the
2013 Indian Market Photo Booth
Tribes object to cars brimming with coal, such as these, being shipped by rail
through their territory and loaded at terminals that would compromise their
copyright Ricardo Cate’
Ricardo Cate’s cartoons often feature a Custer-like Caucasian and an Indian
trading barbs. Copyright Ricardo Cate’
Mashpee Powwow wow
Mari Brown posted this image to the Gathering’s Facebook page.
Courtesy of the Moore Family
Maria ‘Little Sioux’ Moore, Spirit Two Lake Sioux Tribe, won her second Ringside
How can the Pierre Police feel justified in tazing an 8-year-old?
Tanya Fiddler, Executive Director of Four Bands Community Fund
Notah Begay III
Channel Islands National Park
Chumash descendents reach the shores of Santa Cruz Island in a re-creation
of a Chumash tomol crossing.
Image source: terigreevesbeadwork.com
‘NDN Art’ (2008) by Teri Greeves. ‘The image started as a pencil drawing of my
youngest son, Nimkees Ankwaad,’ Greeves explains. ‘He is speaking the word
ART, appropriated from the Roy Lichtenstein painting ‘Art’ (1962).’
A memorial to murdered Sagkeeng First Nation teen Tina Fontaine, whose
body was pulled from the Red River, wrapped in a bag, on Sunday August 17.
She had been missing for just over a week.
AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma
In this Sept. 22, 2012 file photo Neil Young, right, and Willie Nelson perform
during the Farm Aid 2012 concert at Hersheypark Stadium in Hershey, Pa.
Opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to
the Gulf Coast said Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 that Nelson and Young will headline
a concert on Sept. 27 on a farm near Neligh in northeast Nebraska.
(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma, File)
Actress and throat-singer Lucy Tulugarjuk is known for the 2001 film
‘Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner’ and appeared in last year’s acclaimed ‘Maina.’
Group fishing at the Bladensburg Waterfront Park.
Lakers’s president Jeanie Buss
Courtesy Nathan Ham/Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation
Chairman Stephen R. Ortiz, Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation.
The literature on urban Indians suggests that Indians do not form urban ghettos.
Jupiter and Venus will be even closer this time than when they canoodled in 2012.
Still from ‘Buffalo Calling,’ which tells the tale of bison in Canada. The unique
artistry of Mitchell Poundmaker, rendered into animation, lends a haunting,
poignant quality to the work.
Chickasaw citizen Bobbie Stover, Oklahoma City, and photo archivist
Christopher Zellner carefully pack an early 1900s photograph for storage after
digitizing the image at the Holisso Research Center.
10. Statue On Mars Resembles Native American Man
Maxine Helaney spent decades on the streets. She’s now sober and living in
transitional housing at C.A.R.E. 66 in Gallup, New Mexico.
‘The Buried Life’
Brianna Olguin joined the cast of ‘The Buried Life’ for a trip to Italy.
Gale Courey Toensing
Of the 47 films that screened at the Montreal First Peoples Festival from July 30
through August 5, these trailers showcase the standouts that won awards.
Seating at the newly opened Keya Cafe. Over the Christmas holidays, staff
created the stars hanging from the ceiling.
Jackie Pierson says she put on a lot of weight after her father was diagnosed
with cancer in 2004.
Courtesy Beau Washington
Health impact assessments for environmental health are being done around the
U.S., according to the EPA.
United Tribes Technical College
David M. Gipp has been appointed by the American Indian College Fund to serve
as the Fund’s representative on the Cobell Board of Trustees.
Ty Thompson becomes Epoch Lacrosse’s first endorsed athlete
National Archives/Miles Brothers photograph, 1902
Two Tlingit women with several children near the Kotsina River, Alaska.
Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press
Residential school survivor Joe George, right, and elder Marie George embrace
during a Truth and Reconciliation Commission event. A judge ruled August 7 that
each survivor will decide if their testimony is preserved or destroyed.
James Woodcock/Billings Gazette
The Crow Fair and Rodeo starts on August 14, 2014.
A uniform similar to the one pictures, that was worn by Navajo Code Talker
George H. Kirk Sr. will return home after 15 years.
Photo courtesy Cori Pretty Weasel
The Crow Cowgirls representing for their tribe and team atop the Space Needle.
They had come to Seattle to watch Native American basketball star Shoni
Schimmel play a WNBA game.
Pathkeepers Native youth outside the White House in Washington, D.C. after
touring the White House and meeting with the White House Office of
Heritage Hotels and Resorts, Inc., Architecture by Gensler
New Heritage Albuquerque Hotel in Old Town
The cast of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy;’ early in the movie, Chris Pratt, left,
lip-syncs to Redbone’s 1974 hit ‘Come and Get Your Love.’
Miss Native American USA
April Yazza, Miss Native American USA, wants to promote awareness of
arthritis and joint care for Native women.
Courtesy U.S. Mission to the United Nations in Geneva
Keith Harper, Cherokee Nation, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Human
Pictured Left to Right: Past Indian National Finals Rodeo World Champions,
Karl Dennison, Devyn Dennison, Kassidy Dennison, Charlene Jackson,
Carole Jackson Holyan, Ed Holyan
Intertribal Agriculture Council
The Mobile Farmers Market on the 101 Pacific Coast Highway
Courtesy Cherokee Nation
Mayor of Welch Winston McKeon, Cherokee Nation Deputy Chief S. Joe
Crittenden and Tribal Councilor Victoria Vazquez sign an agreement to help
fund a pilot study of the town’s drinking water. In support of the agreement are,
from left in back, Chief of Staff Chuck Hoskin Sr., town of Welch clerk Kenni
Morton, Welch City Councilor Tracy Lewis, Cherokee community organization
in Welch board member Doddie Keith, Welch City Councilor John Dorsey, Craig
County Commissioner Hugh Gordon and Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin
Megan LaRose, 16, Navajo, seated with family members, shows off her beaded
medallion signed by Shoni Schimmel.
Washington Interagency Incident Management Team #4
Flames on Central Peak, one of several wildfires making up the Devil’s Elbow
Cherokee Nation Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr., Principal Chief Bill John
Baker, Tribal Councilor Dick Lay and Ochelata Mayor Sydney Barnes stand in
front of the new $9 million Cooweescoowee Health Center being built in Ochelata.
© 2014 Estate of Horace Poolaw
Gus Palmer (Kiowa, at left), side gunner, and Horace Poolaw (Kiowa), aerial
photographer, in front of a B-17 Flying Fortress. MacDill Field, Tampa,
Florida, ca. 1944. © 2014 Estate of Horace Poolaw
18. 5th Native American Music Awards