All posts tagged "native americans"

  • Crazier than Fiction

    Armed with truth and oral traditions, the descendants of famed Lakota warrior Crazy Horse rewrote the fabled history of their kin with help from a prophetic Western figure. Now, the predestined collaborators bring their book to Jackson....

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • The Bruin Battle

    As Wyoming’s grizzly hunting season approaches, Native tribes and wildlife advocates are placing their bets on federal lawsuits meant to halt the hunt JACKSON HOLE, WY – The grizzly bear is a sacred animal to Dr. David...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • Seeing Jackson Through Indigenous Eyes

    As a global tourist destination, Jackson has a duty to responsibly reflect Native people, culture and history JACKSON HOLE, WY – I remember Jackson from my childhood. My family would venture to Yellowstone National Park and then...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Bar T 5: No More Native American Portrayals

    Owners don’t want their business wrapped in ‘politics’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – Bar T 5 Covered Chuckwagon Cookout’s performances in Cache Creek and at Jackson parades will no longer include the portrayal of Native Americans. The decision came...

    • Posted June 1, 2018
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  • Redface in Jackson Forces Residents to Rethink Traditions

    Some of Jackson’s holiday celebrations include a racist component JACKSON HOLE, WY – There has been little community dialogue about the appropriation of Native American culture in Jackson Hole. That changed during Jackson’s Old West Days parade,...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Bison Battles: When will Yellowstone halt its slaughter of an American icon?

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Two men locked themselves with steel tubes and metal chains to a squeeze chute meant for wild bison in Yellowstone National Park, risking jail time to make a stand: End the slaughter of...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • Real Wyoming Natives: For 10,000 years, Sheepeaters knew how to live with nature

    Earlier this year, tantalizing new research based on mastodon bones was reported, which suggested that humans might have been in North America far longer than we’ve been long lead to believe — 130,000 years rather than the...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • FEATURE: The Grand Teacher or The Big Bad Wolf

    Can Native American activism and ancient wisdom save the wolves? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last summer Roger Dobson, a tribal spokesman for advocacy group Protect the Wolves, spent two months in Yellowstone observing and videotaping 911M, an...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Dawn After the Storm

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Misty Dawn grew up on the Wind River Indian Reservation (WRIR) in Crowheart, Wyoming. On one side, her ancestors are healers, on the other, chiefs. The reservation is the only in the country...

    • Posted April 11, 2017
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  • ON THE GROUND: Marching With Suspicion

    Was the Native Nations Rise March just a PR move? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Thousands of Native Americans and allies took part in the Native Nations Rise March in Washington, D.C. on Friday. Approximately 8,000 people marched...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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