Native Americans

Candidate for Alabama senate caught calling Native Americans and Asians “reds and yellows” - Salon.com

An Alabama Republican currently engaged in a competitive race for the United States Senate was caught in a racist gaffe.<p>In footage obtained by The Hill, Moore referred to Asian Americans and Native Americans by the disparaging terms "red and yellows" while trying to make a larger point about the …

Liberal View

Alabama Senate leading candidate Roy Moore refers to Native Americans and Asians as "reds and yellows"

Wow. One of Alabama's Senate candidates, Roy Moore, refers to Native Americans as "reds" and Asians as "yellows." He is competing with – and leading …

Luther Strange

'Remove racist' Native American tapestry from public display

<b>A British tapestry depicting Native Americans as "subhuman, warlike savages" should not be put on public show, campaigners say.</b><p>The 267ft (81m) New World Tapestry perpetuates a "racist tradition", the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) said.<p>But designer Tom Mor said the claims were …

Indigenous Peoples

Murder suspect 'believed cousin had spread HIV through Native American tribe'

James Armstrong's mental health said to have deteriorated in years leading up to killing.<p>A man accused of shooting dead his cousin in Connecticut …

Indigenous Peoples

How One Group Is Working To Build A More Diverse Teaching Force

There are more nonwhite teachers than there used to be. But the nation's teaching force still doesn't look like America. One former education school dean is out to change that.<p>New research shows that the number of K-12 teachers who belong to minority groups has doubled since the 1980s, growing at a …

Education

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 …

Opinion

Videos: 10 Painfully Racist Moments In Disney Movies They Want You To Forget

This is a new video from Screen Rant that lists 10 painfully racist moments in Disney movies that you want to forget. Despite being an animation …

Disney Movies

Sacred Native American sites in the Valley Destroyed with a Mighty Shrug

By Chris Goudreau - Sep 18, 2017<p>Rolf Cachat-Schilling sings a Native American prayer with a drum during a Native American ceremony across the street …

Injustice

Leading Alabama Senate Candidate Refers in Speech to "Reds" (Native Americans) and "Yellows" (Asian People)

In 2003, Alabama judge Roy Moore was removed from office because he insisted on displaying the Ten Commandments in his courtroom. In 2016, he removed …

Indigenous Peoples

The Smithsonian in New York and the Embassy of Canada in Washington celebrate Arctic art

Smithsonian in New York and the Embassy of Canada in Washington celebrate Arctic art<p>Are you looking for a unique art experience as summer turns to …

Indigenous Peoples

Roy Moore names Native Americans, Asians as 'reds and yellows' in campaign speech

Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore sparked a wave of backlash on Sunday when he referred to Native Americans and Asians as "reds and yellows" during a campaign speech.<p>Roy Moore is set to face Luther Strange -- who has received President Trump's endorsement -- in a primary runoff next week, and the …

Equality

Alaska Native interns with NASA, helps with Mars mission

An Alaska Native interned with NASA this summer and was tasked with helping the administration get its next orbiter mission to Mars.<p>KYUK-FM reports …

Business

Native Americans Left A Code Of 20 Rules For Mankind To Live By. #11 Is The Most Important!

<i>Every great person, regardless of culture, religion, tribe, or ethnicity, follows certain words of wisdom.</i><p>These words of wisdom transcend the …

Spirituality

'Suicide Squad' star Adam Beach on why whitewashing Native American roles is so hurtful

<i>Editors' Note:</i> <i>The casting of non-Native Americans to play Native American characters has its roots in the earliest days of cinema. Though rarer today, it is not unheard of. Adam Beach, who made his breakthrough opposite Nicolas Cage starred in John Woo's Windtalkers, was nominated for a Golden</i> …

Indigenous Peoples

‘Rumble’ looks at the Native American roots of rock ’n’ roll

As soon as you hear those first three chords, you’ll recognize it immediately. They’re from “Rumble,” the 1958 song that has the distinction of being …

Boston

Supernatural urban legends: Native American curses lore explained

Photo Credit: Supernatural/The CW Image Acquired from CW TV PR.<p>Photo Credit: Supernatural/The CW Image Acquired from CW TV PR.<p>Who would have thought</i> …

Entertainment

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 …

Culture

Deadline arrives for comments on Alaska whaling quotas

Thursday is the deadline for public comments on future annual quotas for 11 Alaska Native villages whose subsistence hunters are authorized to …

Business

Minnesotans’ incomes are up, poverty is down, but successes remain uneven

Following a national trend, Minnesota families in 2016 had more money in their pockets, were less likely to be poor and were more likely to have …

Social Justice

First-Ever Abuse Hotline Open for New Mexico Native Americans

First-Ever Abuse Hotline Open for New Mexico Native Americans ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- For the first time, Native Americans living in New Mexico can call …

Indigenous Peoples

Alaska Native tribes, villages win HUD grants

Federal officials say 14 Alaska Native tribes and villages have won grants totaling more than $7 million for housing projects and economic …

Business

A Modernist House Pays Homage to Native Americans

The Edgeland House is quite otherworldly, as if an alien spacecraft crash landed in a remote of America. Located on a rehabilitated brownfield site …

Architecture

The Statue Kalamazoo Didn't Demolish

Kalamazoo, Mich.<p>In recent months several statues commemorating famous Confederate figures have been taken down from public spaces. The demand for the removal of public art, including historical statuary, is nothing new. Many ancient Roman bronze statues were melted down during the Middle Ages …

Opinion

Horror film Ghost Witch hits VOD, watch the trailer here

Coinciding with its VOD release this week, Wild Eye Releasing has unveiled a poster and trailer for the horror-thriller <b>Ghost Witch</b>, which we have for …

Horror Movies

Native Americans School Steve Bannon on the First Americans

Bannon had an interesting reaction when reminded on “60 Minutes” than Native Americans were here first<p>The National Congress of American Indians …

Entertainment

Why the famous Mission-building project may be on its way out of California classrooms

<i>The new History-Social Science framework suggests replacing the Mission-building project with assignments that provide more context to the Spanish</i> …

Southern California

Who were the “Know-nothings”? What was “Know-Nothingism”?

The group's demise didn't mean the end of anti-Catholicism, which Schlesinger called the longest reigning prejudice in American history.<p>On the night …

History

Southampton Local Takes Home Top Honors At Miss Native American USA 2017-2018 | Community

With over $2 billion in transactions on the East End and since 1995, Gary DePersia is consistently ranked among the top producers in the Hamptons. A …

Real Estate

The Native Americans Celebrated Five Genders

“I was not ladylike, nor was I manly. I was something else altogether. There were so many different ways to be beautiful,” wrote Michael Cunningham. …

Indigenous Peoples

Alaska Gold Rush town struggles with hard-drinking legacy

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The old Gold Rush town of Nome on Alaska’s western coast is trying again to address hard drinking that’s deeply entrenched there …

Denver