Author: Jared McKiernan

Is Kyrie Irving Native American?

Is NBA Star Kyrie Irving Native American? There's been a lot of speculation over whether NBA superstar Kyrie Irving is Native American. Irving was born in Australia but grew up in New Jersey. The Brooklyn Nets guard has been known to smudge and has even visited the Standing Rock Sioux...

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Meet Leah Tsinajinnie, Navajo Professional Disc Golfer And Advocate

PowWows.com has officially partnered with Navajo professional disc golfer Leah Tsinajinnie, as she enters the 2022 season of the Disc Golf Professional Tour. Leah Tsinajinnie is a member of the Roxas clan (Light and Dark clan), born for the Tsé níjíkíní clan (Honey-Combed Rock People clan). Her maternal grandfather is...

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Watch Northern Cree’s Tiny Desk Performance!

This week, New York festival globalFEST and NPR Music kicked off the second annual Tiny Desk meets globalFEST, a three-night series featuring exclusive performances from amazing artists from all over the world. One of those artists, Northern Cree, is a nine-time GRAMMY-nominated powwow and round dance group from Treaty Six...

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Free Email Series: What to Expect at Your First Pow Wow