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Arthur Lazarus Jr., an Indian law practitioner who represented the Sioux Nation in its Black Hills land claim, died on July 27, 2019.
The 19th annual Native Cinema Showcase begins and ends with portraits of strong women.
Harvey Pratt, a veteran of the Vietnam War, has been chosen to create the National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.
The tribe whose ancestors welcomed Lewis and Clark to the Northwest more than 200 years ago is still fighting for federal recognition.
American Indians and African Americans have long dealt with the use of racist and stereotypical symbols.
As the director of the National Museum of the American Indian, Kevin Gover gets a lot of questions about Native Americans.
Tribal officials are taking a wait-and-see approach to the Trump administration, recognizing potential positives but also raising concerns about sovereignty and other issues.
Treaty K, also known as the Treaty of Temecula, is going on public display for the first time in history.
Construction is expected to begin in the fall of 2018 and the memorial could be completed in time for Veterans Day in 2020.
Tribal and federal officials called the planned sale of Indian remains and sacred objects at a French auction 'disrespectful and fundamentally wrong' and called for the return of the items.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs apology is examined 15 years later at a Native American Heritage Month event in Washington, D.C.
The memorial will be located on the NMAI's property on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
Raina Thiele, an Alaska Native woman who works at the White House, will deliver remarks.
The tribe who welcomed Lewis and Clark to the Pacific Northwest has been ignored by the United States ever since.
The live version airs on NBC tonight and features an actress with Native heritage.
The director of the National Museum of the American Indian connects racist mascots with the limited knowledge most people have of Native people.
The editorial page editor for The Washington Post, talks to Kevin Gover, the director of the National Museum of the American Indian, about racist sports mascots.
Years of planning, fundraising and contributions from Indian Country led to NMAI's opening in September 2004, an affair that drew tens of thousands of indigenous people from across the Americas to the National Mall.
Over twenty years ago, when the team trademark was first formally challenged, the National Museum of the American Indian was in its infancy.
The National Security Agency will be presenting its highest honor to all Native American Code Talkers on Tuesday.
Kevin Gover, the director of the National Museum of the American Indian, is interviewed for the First Person feature in The Washington Post Magazine.
Kevin Gover, the director of the National Museum of the American Indian, reviews The Lone Ranger.
The National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. is hosting a symposium today on the controversial subject of Indian mascots. The highlight of "Racist Stereotypes and Cultural...
"ICT: How does being head of the NMAI compare to having been the leader of the BIA? Are there any similarities? Kevin Gover: Almost none. Being the Assistant Secretary is...
The National Museum of the American Indian in New York City will reopen tomorrow, more than two weeks after it closed due to Hurricane Sandy. The museum and its collection...
The National Museum of the American Indian in New York City remains closed in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The museum and its collection escaped damage despite extensive flooding in...
"If you’re especially enamored of, say, the beaded wool Klukwan Chilkat octopus bag displayed at the National Museum of the American Indian, you may want to visit it again before...
"Bad health remains a major concern for Indian communities throughout the United States. Historically poor access to health care, the absence of recreational opportunities, and bad diets lead to a...
"Congress established the National Museum of the American Indian in 1989, noting that the establishment of the museum within the Smithsonian would “give all Americans the opportunity to learn of...
The Oneida Nation of New York presented its seventh $1 million donation to the National Museum of the American Indian on Wednesday. NMAI Director Kevin Gover visited the Oneida...