Poverty-Busters: Native American Success

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Christina Rose, reporting in Indian Country Today Media Network, says that, according to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, South Dakota is home to some of the harshest poverty-stricken areas in Indian country. While the sluggish economy throughout the United States has been part of the problem, Indian organizations and individuals are working to change the status quo.  To read more, click here.

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Johnny Depp as Tonto

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Johnny Depp as Tonto in the Upcoming Movie, The Lone Ranger

There are many objectionable things in the above photograph—stereotypes, cultural appropriation, misinformation—all of which pivot on the degradation of Native Americans. To read about this “first look” at Johnny Depp as Tonto in the upcoming move, The Lone Ranger, click here.

Five Native Myths You Should Know

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Misinformation about Native Americans still abounds. Jessica Yee explodes five enduring myths in this article.

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