Native Americans

Native Americans Say Movement to End ‘Redface’ Is Slow

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — John Little can hardly go a week without a reminder that he and other Native Americans often are viewed as relics of the past: the Indian maiden on the butter container at the grocery store, the kids’ teepees sold at popular retailers and the sports fans with their faces painted doing tomahawk chops at games.

Native Americans

Cowboys for Trump Ride Through D.C. in Support of Border Wall

D.C. Police escorted men and women on horses through the streets of the nation’s capital on Friday as Cowboys for Trump and a last-minute Native American rider rode in support of President Donald Trump and his efforts to build a wall on the U.S. southern border with Mexico.

Cowboys for Trump Ride Through D.C. in Support of Border Wall

Navajo Code Talker Dies at 94

Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving World War II Navajo code talkers, passed away in Utah on Monday.

Former United States Marine and Navajo code talker Sam Holiday salutes the flag at a ceremony honoring the Navajo Code Talkers and their contributions to the American war effort in World War II on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, at Camp Pendleton, Calif. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Activists Target Statue of William McKinley in California

Native American activists are demanding the removal of a statue of President William McKinley in Arcata, California, because of his support for the expansion of U.S. power abroad, which allegedly hurt native peoples.

William McKinley (Seth Morabito / Flickr / CC / Cropped)