Archives For History

1. Native Hip Hop Artists Abroad! Frank Waln and Nataanii Means in Paris

Native hip hop artists Frank Waln and Nataanii Means in Paris – Also with dancers Lumhe Sampson and Samsoche Sampson and filmmakers Sydney Freeland and Steven Paul Judd

2. Native Recipes

3. How to Steal a Nation—Twice

4. Rare, Traditional Arts Making a Comeback at Tribal Colleges

Sherri LaChapelle Basket Strips College of Menominee Nation
Courtesy College of Menominee Nation
Sherri LaChapelle, an instructor in the Black Ash Basket Making Workshop at the College of Menominee Nation, demonstrates the hard work involved in creating strips for baskets.

5. Video: Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Role in Defeat of Keystone XL

Sue Ogrocki/AP
The Keystone XL pipeline, known as the Black Snake among indigenous and grassroots activists, is no more.

6. End-Run on Native Rights—Will It Work?

Jesse Short Bull
Tuned in: During a KILI radio program on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, Beverly Pipe On Head and Cornell Conroy used Lakota and English to call on fellow tribal members to participate in the 2014 election.

7. Turning Over a Few New Leaves: Salads By Season—Focus on Northern Plains

Wild Rice Pumpkin Parsnip Toss
Photo by RoseMary Diaz
There are so many possibilities for fall ingredients. This wild rice, pumpkin and parsnip toss is just one option.

8. 30 Years of NIGA: Tribal Gaming’s Unique History and Purpose

Sharon House has practiced law since 1983 specializing in Indian law.
Courtesy NIGA
Sharon House (Oneida Nation of Wisconsin) has practiced law since 1983 specializing in Indian law.

9. Meditation & Healing Music

10. Tibetan Healing Sounds


1. 30 Years of HIV/AIDS

2. Deck your iPhone out in retro Apple rainbows and air vents

Get your retro-Apple vibe on with a customized iPhone 6S made to evoke the look of ’80s Macintosh designs

3. Retro video format Betamax finally dies


4. Children of Argentina’s ‘Disappeared’ Reclaim Past, With Help

5. Memories of Waco Siege Continue to Fuel Far-Right Groups

6. Forget a Clear Backed Smartphone, I Want This Clear Plastic Apple Newton

7. 110-Year-Old Electric Car Sells for $95,000

110-Year-Old Electric Car Sells for $95,000

8. Turn Your iPhone Into a Crappy 1985 Camcorder With This App

Turn Your iPhone Into a Crappy 1985 Camcorder With This App

9. 30 Years Ago: Yes Release the Tantalizingly Incomplete ‘9012 Live: The Solos’

10. 40 years ago, the ‘Witch of November’ sank the Edmund Fitzgerald

Edmund Fitzgerald

11. Remembering the victims of the Winn Dixie firebombing 30 years ago

Ferry is serving 5 life terms in jail

12. Dr. Strange Comics Were Way Different 30 Years Ago

Dr. Strange Comics Were Way Different 30 Years Ago

13. Couple Discovers They Were Preschool Sweethearts 30 Years Ago


14. Agree? Weight loss struggle harder today than 30 years ago

Farmers, nomads, traders made their mark on growing human interconnectedness

Mongol illustration

A biomechanicist reviews how animals took to the air

If you’re a U.S. history buff without a fear of heights, car dealer Brian Kelly has the perfect place for you to stay

Want a thrill? Draw your curtains and settle in for our list of the greatest fright films sure to keep you up at night

50. ‘Silent Night, Bloody Night’ (1974): The movie that birthed the modern slasher flick. This forgotten classic - which takes place in Arlington, of all places - features the creepy atmosphere, disturbing backstory, and out-of-the shadows violence that have become staples of the slasher films of the ‘80s and ‘90s. Some mansions are best left deserted.

Photos: Remembering the ‘Perfect Storm’ of Oct. 1991