Posts under: Native American History

North Dakota Democrat Ruth Buffalo takes oath in traditional regalia!

On December 3rd 2018, Ruth Buffalo, a member of the Mandan Hidatsa Arikara nation stood with her peers to take an oath into office wearing an elk tooth dress, otter skins and other traditional regalia! To read more about this day, please click below to read a HuffPost article on...

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2018 Indigenous People Sunrise Ceremony

Our contributor Corinne Oestrich attended the 2018 Indigenous People Sunrise Ceremony at Alcatraz in San Fransisco. From Wikipedia: Unthanksgiving Day (or Un-Thanksgiving Day), also known as The Indigenous Peoples Sunrise Ceremony, is an event held on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay to honor the indigenous peoples of the Americas and promote their rights. It coincides with a similar protest,...

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Explore Native American History – Native American Heritage Month – Explore Native Challenge

Explore Native will show you ways to Explore Native American Culture during Native American Heritage Month. Whether you are a Pow Wow dancer, a Native American scholar, or just someone interested in Native Culture, Explore Native will provide you new ways to learn about this vibrant culture through Pow Wows, music, history, and...

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