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Native veterans memorial in nation's capital sees major progress
Native veterans memorial in nation's capital sees major progress (February 5, 2018)

A memorial to American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiians is taking a major step forward in the nation's capital.


Dan Jones: Indian history interpreted through Disney's fantasy
Dan Jones: Indian history interpreted through Disney's fantasy (November 27, 2012)

"I first went to work at Disney in Imagineering. The Disney America project was to be a giant theme park in Virginia located near the old Manassas battlefield. The new...


Dan Jones: Moving to the next chapter in the Indian trust saga
Dan Jones: Moving to the next chapter in the Indian trust saga (August 13, 2012)

"To attempt to appeal the Cobell settlement decision as unfair was an honorable and brave thing for you to do as far as I am concerned. Not a very popular...


Dan Jones: Attacks on Indians persist through Oklahoma history
Dan Jones: Attacks on Indians persist through Oklahoma history (June 12, 2012)

"The history of Oklahoma—a Choctaw word meaning “Red People”—has done everything it could to finish the job the U.S. started in destroying American Indian government, politics, jurisdictions and economics, while...


Dan Jones: Comanche Nation declares Johnny Depp to be Indian
Dan Jones: Comanche Nation declares Johnny Depp to be Indian (May 25, 2012)

"Of all the sovereign authority tribes once held, the least compromised by Congress is the tribe’s ability to determine who is a member of the tribe or who is an...


Dan Jones: Why you don't see Indian people on television
Dan Jones: Why you don't see Indian people on television (April 16, 2012)

"Seen any Indians on TV lately? Probably not, and you’re not likely to. Here’s why: The FCC has allowed the American television Industry, which I like to call “a content...


Dan Jones: US not always the strong one in Indian relations
Dan Jones: US not always the strong one in Indian relations (April 13, 2011)

"John Stossel stirred up controversy recently for his comments about the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA). Many American Indians are not happy with the performance of the BIA. It has...