Posts under: Native American History

Congratulations To These Native Youth Leaders!

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for Native American Youth (CNAY), a policy program at the Aspen Institute, will introduce the fifth class of CNAY Champions for Change through a series of events in Washington, DC next month. The 2017 Champions class includes CJ Francis (Pasamaquoddy Tribe), Faith...

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100 Years of Diné Beauty

I love watching these "100 Years of Beauty in 1 minute" videos from WatchCut. They've featured women from several different countries like Mexico, Korea, Brazil and now they turn their lens to some of our Indigenous beauties right here. The lovely Sage Honga was the model featured in the video....

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Last Fluent Wichita Speaker Passes On

Prayers go out to the Wichita Nation this week. Their last remaining Wichita speaker, Doris Jean Lamar-McLemore, passed away on August 30, 2016. Her nephew, Walter Lamar, posted a beautiful dedication to his Aunt on his Facebook page. In an article from KSWO news, they state that "Doris and Dr....

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