On August 12,2009 Joe Medicine Crow, 95, Patriarch of the Crow Nation and one of the founding members of the Traditional Circle of Indian Elders and Youth, received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama along with four other distinguished individuals
It is with great sadness and with well wishes that NARF bids farewell to senior staff attorney Walter "Bunky" Echo-Hawk. Walter retired from NARF at the end of March.
Students and staff are accustomed to taking part in traditional ceremonies on the campus of United Tribes Technical College. But one held on July 7 as part of a cultural awareness series was more notable than most.
Sotheby's has removed two ceremonial Indian wampum belts from an auction scheduled for Wednesday following complaints by the Onondaga nation that the belts we part of their cultural heritage and should be returned.