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Timeline: Two Centuries of Cherokee Language Innovation

Timeline: Two Centuries of Cherokee Language Innovation

We look at how the Cherokees continuously turned to tech to sustain their language, starting with Sequoyah.

Cherokees Keep Up With the Latest in Tech and Keep Their Language

Cherokees Keep Up With the Latest in Tech and Keep Their Language

For generations, the Cherokee Nation has turned to tech to preserve its language with innovative efforts that have come via the Cherokee Phoenix, iPhone and Facebook.

Fluent Cherokee Speakers Establish New Terms and Revive Old Ones

Fluent Cherokee Speakers Establish New Terms and Revive Old Ones

A group of speakers meets to establish terms that will adequately describe objects and ideas that historically were not part of the Cherokee language.

UN, Indigenous Organizations Prepare for World Conference

UN, Indigenous Organizations Prepare for World Conference

Native peoples' issues will define the UN World Conference on Indigenous Peoples in September, but critics say Native nations won't have enough of a say in the historic, high-level meeting.

Santa Fe: A Two-Market Town?

Santa Fe: A Two-Market Town?

As the 93rd annual Santa Fe Indian Market approaches, the rise of the new Indigenous Fine Art Market poses questions over whether the city—home to the biggest Native art scene in the world—will be big enough for two markets come August.

How Lacrosse Came to the Haudenosaunee

How Lacrosse Came to the Haudenosaunee

The story of the Creator’s game is told through an award-winning cradleboard.

6 Urban Natives in the Arts

6 Urban Natives in the Arts

As more and more Natives move to cities, artists urge merging identities and reject the ‘urban’ label

Remembering Billy Frank

Remembering Billy Frank

The work of the Nisqually tribal treaty rights advocate led to long-lasting policy changes.

Native Wineries Take Root

Native Wineries Take Root

A growing number of tribes and Native people enter the booming U.S. wine industry.

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