November 2021 blog

By ali | November 28, 2021

Today, I want to give a brief glimpse of our family life the last few months. CW: suicide and death ideation. In August, I pleaded for help because we were drowning. We hit another snag in trying to get the kids’ benefits reinstated. Bills piled up and I was very much already in despair. But … Read more

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 Artists Online- August 2019 Edition

August 2, 2019

This month NTVTWT will begin a monthly exploration of the artists of #NativeTwitter and Instagram, we will cover the work … Read more

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Counting down to counting digital coup at SXSW

March 14, 2021

In just a few days, our panel “Cultural Appropriation: a fixable cultural crime” will become available at SXSW Online 2021. … Read more

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Schooling Diana

February 2, 2021

For the millionth time. Elizabeth Warren is not Native. This weekend, a number of Natives ended up schooling Diana, whose … Read more

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Vote for our SXSW panel proposal!

November 16, 2020

This is our third year of proposing Native content and inclusion for the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) conference. Until … Read more

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green field with four feathers

It is not just “a feather in her hair”

July 13, 2020

Not too long ago, Rick Riordan, author of the popular Percy Jackson series, posted a blog about a character, Piper … Read more

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Depp Sauvage: the scent of appropriation

September 6, 2019

On August 30th, Dior tweeted about the newest version of a long standing scent titled, “Sauvage”. In the ten second … Read more

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2020 SXSW Panel Picker Proposal on Cultural Appropriation

July 22, 2019

Cultural Appropriation: are you guilty? Click here to vote now! Last year, a little birdy at SXSW told me that … Read more

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All your eagles are belong to us

July 17, 2019

Many Natives in the U.S. were not aware that a petition has been put forth that pushes for loosening and … Read more

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Photographers are to blame

June 25, 2019

Appropriating Indigenous cultures has been going on for a very long time. Anytime something appropriating Indigenous cultures or racist comes … Read more

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Pretendian @kodeerants on Twitter

May 17, 2019

There’s a few stereotypes about non-Natives that many of us roll our eyes at to this day. Claiming to be … Read more

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