Native Americans

Indian Boarding Schools

Native Americans share trauma of Arizona boarding schools – Associated Press

Photo: U.S. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks during a “Road to Healing” event, Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, at the Gila Crossing Community School in Laveen, Ariz.  During seventh grade at Phoenix Indian School, Pershlie Ami signed up to go on what the school called an “outing” — promoted as opportunities for Native American students to

Alaska

Mother, 1-year-old son killed in Alaska polar bear attack – Associated Press

A polar bear chased several residents around a tiny, isolated Alaska Native whaling village, killing a mother and her 1-year-old son in an extremely rare attack before another community member shot and killed the bear, authorities said. The fatal mauling, the first in more than 30 years in Alaska, happened Tuesday next to the front

Opinion

Opinion: The Real Meaning of ‘Land Acknowledgements’ – Gregory Hood

Credit Image: © David Poller/ZUMA Wire [Disclaimer: The views expressed in opinion pieces on the PrescotteNews website are solely those of the authors. These opinions do not necessarily represent those of the staff of Prescott eNews or its publisher.] The “indigenous land acknowledgment” ritual is both petty and sweeping. It’s almost comical how it claims

Native Americans

Bison spread as Native American Tribes Reclaim Stewardship – Associated Press

Photo: Bison, also known as buffalo, walk in a herd inside a corral at Badlands National Park, on Oct. 13, 2022, near Wall, S.D. The wild animals were corralled for transfer to Native American tribes, part of an effort by Indigenous groups working with federal officials to expand the number of bison on reservations. (AP

Opinion

Opinion: ‘Indian Blood’ and American Identity – Gregory Hood

Photo: Littlefeather. Credit Image: © Sheedy & Long Photography/AMPAS via ZUMA Press Wire [Disclaimer: The views expressed in opinion pieces on the PrescotteNews website are solely those of the authors. These opinions do not necessarily represent those of the staff of Prescott eNews or its publisher.] The late Sacheen Littlefeather died a hero. She was