Who made the pretendian

By ali | June 13, 2021

How much or how little that I speak on this issue is dependent on the energy I have to put toward it. Thus, this may end up being more of a small series. While I have not spoken previously on this ‘alleged pretendian list’, I am aware of it. I’d meant to look into it … Read more

Bring Those Voices Forward To Stand On Their Own

By Mickey B | 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.

Counting down to counting digital coup at SXSW

By ali | March 14, 2021

In just a few days, our panel “Cultural Appropriation: a fixable cultural crime” will become available at SXSW Online 2021. The conference itself will be digital and our panel will be available to view by attendees on March 16th, from 9:15am to 10:10am CST. “Counting coup” refers to a practice by some tribes and cultures … Read more

Native Tech

By Mickey B | 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.

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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