Tag Archives: Indian tribes
South Dakota was the first state to recognize Native American Day instead of Columbus Day — sending a significant message to all, and remembering Native American leaders who contributed to the history of the state. Columbus is a nice story; he sails the ocean blue and finds a land rich in natural resources and friendly brown people.
Federal shutdown impacts tribes already hard hit by sequestration, budget cuts, and underfunding of treaty obligaitons.
Not all Native American tribes are federally recognized by the federal government… the [other tribes] are ineligible for critical federal benefits…
A look a the Crow Indian Reservation and its history and culture.
“Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians” book contest winner. Announcement of new Q&A series based on the book by Anton Truer.
AZ wildfire, Gladiator, Wallow, disaster relief, American Indian tribes, reservations
The Mattaponi and Pamunkey tribes of Virginia are two of the oldest tribes in the United States that mark Thanksgiving with the giving of food.