Native American


Warren's Plans Should Win the Native Vote—Even If We Don’t Forgive Her

As a Cherokee citizen, I still hold a grudge against Warren, but can clearly see that her plan for my community would be hugely beneficial.
Mariah Gladstone

Elizabeth Warren Asked Native American Leaders for Forgiveness. Here's How That Went.

One year after a controversial DNA test, the 2020 contender gets forgiveness in Iowa.
Morgan Baskin

Legal experts aren’t convinced the Covington Catholic teen has a case against the Washington Post

Proving "actual malice" is hard.
Emma Ockerman
Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren wants a yearly wealth tax on America's hyper-rich, report says

Her proposal would also include mechanisms to thwart tax dodgers
Rex Santus
election 2020

Trump jokes that Elizabeth Warren should do campaign commercial where U.S. massacred Sioux women and children

"If Elizabeth Warren, often referred to by me as Pocahontas, did this commercial from Bighorn or Wounded Knee instead of her kitchen, with her husband dressed in full Indian garb, it would have been a smash!” the president tweeted.
Rex Santus
The Least You Could Do

100 Ways to Support—Not Appropriate From—Native People

Don't even think about calling anyone/anything your spirit animal.
Simon Moya-Smith
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Native Americans just made history in this Utah county

Navajo Democrats in San Juan County spent the last eight months mobilizing to take advantage of a historic shift in their county’s politics— and it paid off after Tuesday’s election
Mark Betancourt

Native American Is Not My Race—It's Who I Am

Elizabeth Warren may feel vindicated about her ancestry, but defining Native American identity by race often results in dangerous challenges to Indigenous rights and sovereignty.
Mariah Gladstone

How Queer Heavy Metal Magick Saved Me

My alchemy practice promotes self-care as an act of personal and political resistance.
Natali Gonzalez
Dig Deep

The Geoduck Diver

Hozoji Matheson-Margullis is widely recognized for her pummeling drum chops. But at 37, the emerging marine biologist is making waves at the forefront of Native American STEM in an age of climate change and Trump.
Brian Anderson
Ice Cream

'Red Indian' Ice Cream Flavor Is Not Being Well-Received in 2018

An ice cream parlor in Michigan has been selling cinnamon ice cream under this name for 50 years. But critics now claim the name is racist.
Mayukh Sen
Native American

Inside the Native American Foster Care Crisis Tearing Families Apart

A shortage of Native foster families has led to pain, lawsuits, and echoes of a painful history.
Debra Utacia Krol