Resistance

Aunty Emily took my Dad and Uncle in when they were young to work on her farm. Among other jobs, they were responsible for cleaning…

Time for the U.S. to Admit What It’s Doing—“Indian Fighting” with Terrorism Laws

The Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Act (CCTA) and its enhanced amendments through the reauthorization of the USA PATRIOT Act* are supposed to be tools to fight…

Report Details Sex Trafficking of Onkwehon:we Women Across Lake Superior

Last week, media outlets across in Canada widely reported on a decades-old trafficking of women and children across Lake Superior between the ports of Thunder…

Memes (pronounced ‘meems’)

There’s times when I use terms and phrases in every day speech that are commonly used online but just sound weird to say out loud…

Good “Indians”

Let’s be honest. Most people have no idea who Philip Sheridan is – or care. The infamous quote, “The only good Indian is a dead…

Shiyloh

There is a sorrowful place in my heart this week. Last Saturday, my niece Shiyloh Hill fell from her bedroom window while playing with a…

Ancient rock etchings found in Nevada could be oldest in North America

There are some limestone boulders near Pyramid Lake in north Nevada desert that are causing quite a stir amongst the scientific community. Radiocarbon tests suggest…

Ganigohiyo

For every day that passes by, from about mid-July to the end of August, my twelve year old daughter gives me detailed lists about what…

Harper woos Onkwehon:we with training grant for mining jobs

Stephen Harper kicked off his eighth annual tour of so-called “Northern Canada” this past Sunday, August 18 to promote the extractive industry as a solution…

The Sting and the Overreach: From Kansas City to Tonawanda, Ohsweken, Yakama and More

Last week, a 43-count federal indictment was filed in the Western District of Missouri. It named 18 defendants and while only a handful of were Native,…

Dance Responsibly

The year Gramma Rovina got sick, we went to longhouse. We were sitting on the bench together, my Onondaga Beaver grandmother keeping me right under…

Sekon!

Let me first say that I am honored to be a part of the Two Row Times inaugural edition. While I hope this publication maintains…

Ogala Leader Confirms Johnny Depp is looking to buy Wounded Knee

My father Andrew has no idea how to use a computer. In fact he doesn’t even know how to turn one on and he has…

Introduction to Scone Dogs & Seed Beads

An amazing opportunity has presented itself to me in the last few weeks.  And that is, to etch out a place here in the Two…