Archives For History
1. AIM Co-Founder Dennis Banks Remarks on Tragic Death of Misty Upham [Video]
Dennis Banks, seen here with family friend Tracy Rector (left), Robert Upham, and an unidentified relative, stopped by the memorial gathering for Misty Upham on Friday night.
2. James Roger Madalena: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
Courtesy New Mexico Legislature
New Mexico State Representative James Roger Madalena
3. Orionid Meteors Sparkle and May Explode: Halley’s Comet Says Hello
Orionid meteors are among the most beautiful of the year, and we’re in the midst of them.
4. Not Your Mascot Minnesota to Protest ‘Redskins’ During Vikings Game
People supporting a name change listen as Virgil Ortiz of Laguna Pueblo speaks at the Anti-Redskins protest rally on October 11, 2014. Ortiz is an Professor at Arizona State University.
5. Suicide on Reservations and the Need for More Studies
“There are many warning signs we have to look out for, like people talking about taking their own lives.”
Washington State Catholic Conference/YouTube
Religious leaders depict the history and cultural importance of the Columbia River.
Joshua Hinson, director of the Chickasaw Language Department, researching a Chickasaw word.
John Shearer/Invision for The Weinstein Company/AP Images
Actress Misty Upham, seen here at the Los Angeles premiere of ‘August: Osage County’ on Dec. 16, 2013, has been missing for a week. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision for The Weinstein Company/AP Images)
Chief Judge Richard F. Cebull makes a speech during a Naturalization Ceremony at the James F. Battin Federal Courthouse on June 23, 2011.
Andrew Jackson has appeared on the $20 bill for the last 90 years.
Courtesy Ashley Fairbanks
One of Ashley Fairbanks’s T-shirts that are currently for sale to protest the Washington football team.
Courtesy Cherokee Nation
Students at Peggs Public School receive supplies collected and donated by CNB employee volunteers.
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
This transparent-headed food thief trolls the deep but was caught by underwater cameras in a rare sighting.
“Girl Lost in Man Camp,” a painting by renowned ledger artist John Pepion, depicts life in the Bakken.
Misty Upham arrives on the red carpet at the 2013 AFI Fest premiere of ‘August: Osage County’ at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Indigenous Peoples’ Day Committee
Celebration after the vote passed by the Seattle City Council on Monday, October 6.
Jay Czar, executive director of MFA, presents Mark Fogarty with MFA’s 2014 Media Partner of the Year award at the 2014 New Mexico Housing Summit.
Courtesy Western Native Voice
First time voter Abby Green, 18, with a ballot in Browning, Montana at the Blackfeet satellite voting office.
Many Natives would rather take their chances on the streets of Albuquerque instead of going to a shelter due to distrust.
The Southwest Native American Veterans Association’s first SNAVA Regional Conference September 21-24 appears to be a success.
Professor Steven Salaita, whose job offer was rescinded by the University of Illinois, gave a public response Sept. 9 at the university YMCA in Urbana, Illinois.
AP Photo/Richard Lipski
Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder waves to fans before an NFL football preseason game against the New England Patriots in Landover, Md., Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Lipski)
Dr. Joseph K. Dixon, National Geographic
The photographer, Dr. Joseph K. Dixon, capture this photo of a Native American man sending smoke signals. The picture was taken in June of 1909 in Montana.
7. Native American Natural Foods to Launch Non-Profit at Black Hills Powwow
The White Buffalo Calf Woman Society is a nonprofit organization on the Rosebud Reservation.
12. Shoshone (Native American Music)