Officer J.P. Fulton paused suddenly during his presentation to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma. His voice seemed to catch in his throat as he described finding a criminal’s great stash of Indigenous remains during the four-year investigation leading up to the State of Ohio’s first Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act prosecution.…Read More...
Mary Annette Pember
The Oglala Sioux Tribe may be first to pass a hate crime law providing protections for LBGTQ and two spirit people, but citizens remain divided over decision
Tribal governments own nearly three-quarters of tribal newspapers and radio stations. Too often, that puts politicians in charge of what goes in the newspaper and which reporters and editors keep their jobs.
Johnny Depp can defend his performance as Tonto in the remake of “The Lone Ranger” by saying he’s acting. He doesn’t have that excuse in his cringe-inducing video message to his Native American “brothers and sisters.”