Totem poles are monumental sculptures carved from large trees, mostly Western Red Cedar, by cultures of the indigenous peoples. http://bit.ly/znc2db
Sh*t White People Say to Native Americans
The symbolic meaning of the Raven
The symbolic meaning of the Raven in Native American Indian lore describes the raven as a creature of metamorphosis, and symbolizes change/transformation.
In some tribes, the Raven is considered a trickster because of its transforming/changing attributes.
Whoops! MSNBC Runs Photo of Native Americans as ‘Immigrants’
No, this is not another story about the Bering Strait Theory and those right-winged nut jobs who claim Native Americans are immigrants.
On Thursday, MSNBC ran a story that criticized the hosts of Fox & Friends for suggesting that undocumented persons who call 911 during emergency situations are a burden on police and emergency response teams.
Paddle to Suquamish
The 2009 Paddle to Suquamish marked the 20th anniversary for the tribal canoe journeys. Through many challenges and much determination, the canoe journeys survived. Many of our ancestors travelled though the Puget Sound for many reasons: trading, hunting, fishing and ceremonies (weddings, traditional naming ceremonies, potlatches, etc.). They shared their songs and traded along the way.
Barbara & Joseph Cerno – Acoma
Barbara & Joseph Cerno are full blooded Native Americans. Barbara was born in 1951 and is half Acoma and half Hopi. Joseph was born in 1947 into the Acoma Pueblo. Joseph was exposed to art at a very young age by his Mother and Grandmother They both were recognized coast to coast as prolific and established artisans. Joseph was exposed to their excellent craftsmanship and traditional ancient designs.
Roy Henry Vickers