Tag: native american women
Around 2:20 a.m. on March 6 in downtown Tulsa, 13 shots were fired at the Dennis R. Neill Equality Center. The pellets didn’t penetrate the reinforced glass windows, but their imprints “are the latest reminder of the deep-seated hatred some individuals have towards the LGBTQ community,” Geoffrey Brewster, for...
Women make up about 25 percent of state legislatures. But Native women politicians serve a higher percentage in state legislatures than do women nationally.
The Native American history of Mackinac Island will be told from a Native woman’s perspective. The house of Agatha Biddle, who identified as Odawa, will be restored.
The word squaw certainly has had its share of history. In researching its meaning, squaw is either offensive or means a female Indian woman.
Tanya H. Lee
Pearl Kiyawn Brower, president of Iḷisaġvik College, contends with running a tribal college on the North Slope of Alaska—which can mean polar bears and dealing with older facilities.
Mary Annette Pember
Advocacy groups spoke at a congressional briefing in Washington, D.C. recently on the issue of missing and murdered Native American women.
Paying a commissioner $5 could get an opportunistic white person on the Dawes Rolls 125 years ago, which still causes problems for tribes today.
The 34th Annual Gathering of Nations has announced a final call for applications for the 2017 Miss Indian World competition.
Water protectors asked to remove their jackets at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington DC say sensitivity training is needed.
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton last fall began pushing to change the name of Squaw Peak Drive, which includes a derogatory term for Native American women.
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