Beware Econo Auto Sales Denver

By ali | November 16, 2022

This is from Econo Auto Sales’ ‘About’ page. https://www.econoautosale.com/about-us/ “Used car dealers come and go, but Econo Auto Sales has been serving the Denver metro area for over two decades, and counting. We have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, due to our exceptional customer service track record and because we’re a low … Read more

The final straw

By ali | October 6, 2022

(Author’s note: my name is the only real one. Names have been changed.) CW: there is a lot of heaviness in this entry. Mentions of abuse, physical and mental, suicide ideation, graphic description of a car accident involving minors and death mentions. Please take care when reading. I took over guardianship of my younger sister’s … Read more

Lakotaman1 – Fake Native or Fake Lakota

By ali | July 7, 2022

It’s not just a catchy title. Disclaimer: I have pages upon pages of problematic tweets and reduced them down to what is included. Should the need arise, I will add another article with more of John Martin’s tweets. For years, John Martin, aka Lakotaman1, has tweeted some very interesting takes when it comes to Lakota … Read more

April to present Oglala tent post

By ali | May 14, 2022

That first night when we set up the tent. One of the first things my brother told my kids before his epic meltdown was, ‘this isn’t camping’ and then he’d laughed about it. Because we brought one of our TVs with us. We had the generator. We had a large 10’x17’ dome tent, that TV, … Read more

Bring Those Voices Forward To Stand On Their Own

March 16, 2021

While there is so much I could tell you about this wonderful and powerful woman, I know that the best way to give you the insight into her character and spirit that you deserve as readers is to let her work speak for itself.

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Native Tech

March 8, 2021

Natives hear “Indigenous people can’t use modern tech then” when we protest the religious and cultural bigotry of those who misuse the sacred objects of several hundred separate and unique Indigenous American cultures but that is nothing more than an ignorant lie that hinges on the bigoted myth that Indigenous Americans played no part in tech development when the fact is Natives played a huge part in technology development from day one and we still do today.

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Native Artists Online- Fall 2020 Edition

October 24, 2020

I recently had an intriguing conversation with MAD, the artist formerly known as Maleaha Davenport, about the future of her … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Early March 2020 Edition

March 2, 2020

Before I begin I want to take a moment to thank this month’s artist for such a powerful, honest and … Read more

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Native Artists (& Writers) Online: Interview With An Inspiring Writer Edition

January 31, 2020

Happy New Year (if calendars are your thing, if not Happy Winter)! This month I’m taking a break from writing about … Read more

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Native Artists Online- December Edition

December 3, 2019

This month I interviewed Tiwuxiwulh (@Tiwuxiwulh on twitter) to learn more about the fascinating world of cedar weaving and I … Read more

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Native Artists Online’s Big Winter Gift Giving Guide

November 5, 2019

It’s that time of year, whether you are buying gifts for winter holidays, traditional ceremony or solstice chances are that … Read more

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Native Artists Online- October Special: Halloween & Fall Color 2019 Edition

October 3, 2019

BEADS! This special all-month edition is packed full of beautiful beads, birch bark, ribbon shirts and more. Since this series … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Late September 2019 Edition

September 16, 2019

For this edition of Native Artists Online I talked to an amazing young artist whose talent is as undeniable as … Read more

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Native Artists Online- Early September 2019 Edition

September 2, 2019

This edition brings a fitting follow up to our August Featured Artist, Wapshkankwet, with her personal favorite beader Ali Watson (@igmuthankastore) as … Read more

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