Olivia Ruhlman

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Bolsa Chica Land Trust marks 25th anniversary while fighting to preserve Native American site

As the Bolsa Chica Land Trust celebrates its 25th anniversary this weekend, the group is focusing on acquiring 11 acres of developer-owned property on the Bolsa Chica mesa considered to be a sacred Native American site.<p>Kim Kolpin, the trust's executive director, said raising $1 million toward …

Native Americans

Could She Be the First Native American Congresswoman?

Deb Haaland seems most at ease when she’s pacing the hallways of the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque. Striving to become the first …

Bears Ears is sacred to Native Americans. But heritage isn't all equal for Trump

While Trump is quick to defend his Confederate forefathers, he has been equally swift to desecrate places held sacred by Native Americans<p>History and heritage are powerful words in American politics. In the United States, the Founding Fathers are second only to the apostles; the Constitution comes …

Native Americans

Conference focuses on cancer concerns in Native American communities

Cancer in Native American communities is the focus of a four-day national conference in Niagara Falls.<p>The 10th annual Spirit of EAGLES National …

Native Americans

Native Americans won a vital battle at UN 40 years ago – they need help again

Native Americans secured an important victory in Geneva in September 1977. The United Nations held a Conference on Discrimination Against Indigenous …

Michigan State law students assume mantle of knowing what's 'best' for Native Americans

There’s a big rock at Michigan State University appropriately called (get this) “The Rock,” the purpose of which “is to serve as a platform for some …

Scientifically Proven Benefits of the Ancient Art of Smudging (Burning Herbs and Resin)

Smudging (burning herbs and plant resins for medicinal and spiritual use) has been used since ancient times for healing and to clear the build up of …

Alternative Medicine