American Indian Movement
What really is the difference between the Covington students and Chiefs fans?
The student from Covington Catholic High in Kentucky denied harassing Native American war veteran Nathan Phillips.
Congresswoman Deb Haaland called the students' behavior a show of "blatant hate."
This post first appeared at BillMoyers.com By Gail Ablow In this “Making Change” video, we profile 35-year-old Nick Tilsen
Willie believes that this international gathering should take place at, or near, the Pine Ridge reservation, and he is traveling
Native American groups continue their losing streak in the courtroom as well as in the court of public opinion, likely due to the fact that such behavior has been part of the American sports fabric for so many years that we have fallen ignorant to its harmful effects.
238 people lost their lives that night, many of them Native Americans by reason of geography: most of them lived in what is now called the flood plain along the banks of Rapid Creek.
Meditate, pray, march, dance, sing, shout, laugh, cry....do whatever you can to help move this man out of his jail cell and into the open air after 33 hellish years.
I hope that the trial of John "Boy" Graham will bring further closure to the family of Anna Mae Pictou Aquash, and that a dark chapter in the history of the Oglala Lakota Nation will come to an end.