News Wrap: Indigenous Environmental Victories, A Native Perspective on Bombing ISIS, Native American Superheros in Comics, and More!

Below are summaries and links to recent news items about recent indigenous environmental victories, a Native perspective on bombing ISIS, a publisher who is breaking stereotypes and raising up Native American superheros, and a failed effort at a symbolic gesture to mend wounds in North Dakota. Continue reading


National Truth and Reconciliation Efforts Moving Forward

Truth Commission
From Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Several nations have used Truth and Reconciliation Commissions or similar processes to try to acknowledge and heal from the traumas colonial powers inflicted on Indigenous peoples. In the United States, such work is long overdue, both for Native Americans and other people of color.

An article published in Yes! Magazine this month discusses efforts to push Truth and Reconciliation forward at a national level. Continue reading