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Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Martin Sensmeier lands role in major Hollywood film (05/25)
Martin Sensmeier (Athabascan and Tlingit) recently joined the all-star ensemble cast of the remake of The Magnificent Seven.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: A message of encouragement to Native graduates (05/18)
Native people are the only people on this continent who have a home to go home to on this continent.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Native moms will run the whole world someday (05/11)
Native mothers simply don’t give up. They can’t give up; not in their DNA.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Interview with Gyasi Ross about spoken word release 'Isskootsik' (04/23)
An interview with attorney and author Gyasi Ross about his upcoming spoken world release.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National
Gyasi Ross releases spoken word album 'Isskootsik' on May 12 (04/20)
The attorney and author is adding another title to his resume: recording artist.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Interview with fashion designer Bethany Yellowtail (04/10)
Beth is a badass Northern Cheyenne and Crow woman, creator and clothing designer.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Does organ and blood donation fit into our beliefs? (04/03)
I’ve heard Native people who believe that you must enter the afterlife whole and intact—the parts of you that are not your own will not be allowed to enter.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Funerals become family reunions in Indian Country (03/27)
At this very moment, all of us are missing out the life of someone we say we care about and love.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Yawna Allen shares her Native and African ancestry (02/27)
Most of the pressure is to identify myself as being simply black and surprisingly, it has most often come from the black community in my personal experience.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Native Americans and African Americans share ties (02/19)
I literally didn’t realize I was a quarter black (actually a bit less than a quarter, but I’ll claim a quarter for easy math) until I was almost 13.

Filed Under: Environment | Opinion | Politics
Gyasi Ross: Faith Spotted Eagle discusses Keystone XL battle (02/13)
As a grandmother and Chair of the Ihanktonwan Treaty Council I am deeply opposed to the intrusion into our land of the Ft. Laramie Treaties of 1851 and 1868.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Gyasi Ross: Interview with parent at hockey game in Rapid City (02/04)
Some people committed a hate crime against little Native kids last week at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center.

Filed Under: Opinion | Sports
Gyasi Ross: Indian Country can't get enough of Seattle Seahawks (01/23)
The Seattle Seahawks, as they get ready to crush the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl, are undoubtedly the most Indian-nest professional sports team in the entire world.

Filed Under: Health | Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Staying healthy for the New Year in Indian Country (01/19)
Last year I got particularly out of shape for the holidays. So I was kinda in triage mode when New Year hit.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Our Native American youth are powerful people too (12/26)
I’ve been fortunate to work with/witness and admire many from this young generation of Natives who are just simply amazing.

Filed Under: Opinion
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: Suicide can break a family's spirit (12/12)
This is the last in the Suicide Chronicles series and hopefully a model for one of those uncomfortable conversations.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: It's going take time to remove racism from our DNA (12/11)
I didn't use the tools that were there. I let the Eric Garners and Michael Browns down.

Filed Under: Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Police shootings aren't just a 'people of color' issue (11/19)
Police shootings represent a trend that goes back several hundred years.

Filed Under: Opinion
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: From slow suicide to slow healing (10/21)
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross continue their conversation about suicide in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Opinion
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross: Defending our kids from suicide (10/08)
Chelsey Luger and Gyasi Ross continue their conversation about suicide in Indian Country.

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