Winnebago artist Henry Payer taps into tribal history (July 5, 2018)

Henry Payer's earliest memory involves a sketchbook his father once gave him. He's been filling pages ever since.

Graham Lee Brewer: Hit show 'Westworld' falls back on Native stereotypes (June 27, 2018)

The hit HBO series Westworld both relies on and pushes against stereotypes of the mythological West.

Design selected for memorial to Native veterans in nation's capital (June 26, 2018)

Harvey Pratt, a veteran of the Vietnam War, has been chosen to create the National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

'Yellowstone' focuses on clash between wealthy family and tribe (June 21, 2018)

The 'Broken Rock' tribe wants its land back in Yellowstone, a new series on the Paramount Network.

Riley Kucheran: Indigenous artists shine at inaugural fashion event (June 13, 2018)

Indigenous people recently gathered on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee for the inaugural Indigenous Fashion Week in Toronto.

Native Sun News Today: 'It was a travesty' -- Exhibit portrays Wounded Knee Massacre (May 16, 2018)

An unprecedented audio-visual art exhibit about the Wounded Knee Massacre is traveling around South Dakota.

Graham Lee Brewer: Marvel Comics brings an Indigenous superhero to life (May 14, 2018)

Will Marvel’s Snowguard, an Inuk teen, break stereotypes?

Native Sun News Today: Lakota artist's new video stresses strength of women (May 14, 2018)

'Women are a goddess; the grocery cart and the woman carry the man, in a sense,' says Lakota musician Wanbli Ceya, who also performs as JuQ.

Craig Santos Perez: An indigenous poet's ode to SPAM and colonialism (May 2, 2018)

Our guttural love of SPAM was born in 1944, when cases of the shiny cans were berthed from aircraft carriers.

Native Sun News Today: Pueblo artist combines traditions with new technology (May 1, 2018)

'In my spare time I would mess with computer programs to see what capabilities they had,' says Acoma Pueblo artist Jon Juanico.

House committee sets markup on bill to protect Alaska Native artists (April 16, 2018)

A bill to protect Alaska Native artists from being punished for practicing their traditions is taking a step forward on Capitol Hill.

Film set on Pine Ridge Reservation already called one of the year's best (April 12, 2018)

The Rider, a film set on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, is garnering favorable news coverage and reviews.

Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Afterthoughts on morality and Sherman Alexie (April 11, 2018)

Sherman Alexie is an Indian writer who gets to have it both ways.

Chelsey Luger: Indigenous women are reclaiming leadership roles (March 30, 2018)

Indigenous women are reclaiming the tradition of female leadership and turning the old, white, male-dominated perspective of history on its head.

YES! Magazine: An 'awakening' emerges from Standing Rock (March 28, 2018)

Photographer Josué Rivas spent seven months living at Standing Rock, documenting the gathering force of Native Americans and their allies.

Actress who based 'Billy Jack' on growing up near Rosebud Reservation passes on (March 27, 2018)

Delores Taylor based Billy Jack on her experiences growing up near the Rosebud Sioux Reservation.

Sherman Alexie a role model no more as Native group pulls award (March 21, 2018)

The American Indian Library Association has rescinded an award given to Sherman Alexie after he admitted he engaged in questionable behaviors.

1928 recording from Standing Rock added to Library of Congress (March 21, 2018)

A 1928 recording from the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation has been added to the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress.

American Indian Cultural Center and Museum names senior curator (March 19, 2018)

The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum is building up senior staff as construction resumes on the long-delayed facility in Oklahoma.

Native Sun News Today: Native Filmmakers Lab seeks new artists (March 19, 2018)

'It is so important for Native stories to be told by Native voices.'

Jacqueline Keeler: Why reading Sherman Alexie was never enough (March 12, 2018)

As the #MeToo spotlight moves to Indian Country, epidemic violence against Native women meets tokenism in publishing.

Albert Bender: Thought-provoking 'Hostiles' deserves to be seen (March 12, 2018)

The latest Indigenous big-screen movie Hostiles has more redemptive qualities than not.

Penobscot Nation man wins $40,000 in racial discrimination lawsuit (March 9, 2018)

Jason Brown, a jeweler and citizen of the Penobscot Nation, had to put up with being called 'Big Indian' and even hearing the n-word at work.

Sherman Alexie caused hurt even before sexual harassment scandal (March 6, 2018)

Even before the sexual harassment scandal broke, some in Indian Country questioned Sherman Alexie's treatment of women and youth.

Native women go on record with NPR about dealings with Sherman Alexie (March 5, 2018)

Three women went on the record with NPR about their dealings with Sherman Alexie and said they felt pressured into sexual situations with the award-winning writer.

Oscars see a bit of diversity on stage with Native presenter and performance (March 5, 2018)

Hollywood isn't a place where Native Americans will find a lot of opportunities but some signs of change were seen during the industry's biggest night of the year.

Cherokee actor Wes Studi selected as presenter for Oscar ceremony (February 28, 2018)

Actor Wes Studi, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, will be one of the presenters at the 90th Academy Awards.

Sherman Alexie breaks silence after allegations of sexual harassment (February 28, 2018)

One of Indian Country’s most celebrated authors is facing a mounting wave of allegations of sexual harassment.

Kevin Noble Maillard: I took 7th grade students to see 'Black Panther' (February 20, 2018)

Black Panther is shattering box office records with its African superhero storyline. What do kids think about it?

Yurok Tribe hosts screening of film focused on traditional justice (February 12, 2018)

Attendees of the National Congress of American Indians winter meeting will learn more about traditional forms of justice as part of an event hosted by the Yurok Tribe.

Native veterans memorial in nation's capital sees major progress (February 5, 2018)

A memorial to American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiians is taking a major step forward in the nation's capital.

Native Sun News Today: Museum explores Native and African tricksters (January 29, 2018)

A new exhibit at Crazy Horse Memorial celebrates the similarities between West African and Lakota cultures and their belief in the spider as a trickster

Mark Trahant: Indian Country needs more stories like 'Sovereignty' play (January 29, 2018)

Indian Country needs a canon of stories. A collection of memory that every child knows growing up.

Suzan Shown Harjo: 'Hostiles' film depicts Native people as humans (January 29, 2018)

People need to see Hostiles because it is a demarcation point in the evolution of the western.

Cherokee playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle targets 'racist narrative' (January 26, 2018)

Mary Kathryn Nagle, an attorney and citizen of the Cherokee Nation, is a campaign to overturn a U.S. Supreme Court decision that limits tribal sovereignty.