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  • "Indigenous Fine Art Market" 2014
    First Annual 'Indigenous Fine Art Market' Aug. 21-23, 2014 at Santa Fe, NM
    The first annual “Indigenous Fine Art Market” (IFAM) will run from Aug. 21 - 23, 2014 in the “Santa Fe Railyard” at Santa Fe, N.M. It is free to the public. President of IFAM is John Torres Nez. Director of marketing &...
  • Tiny gourd rattles made from gourd stems.
    There is no "new shamanism." Either it's shamanism, or not.
    There seems to be an awful lot of people who have no idea what shamanism is but are eager to call themselves "shamans" and to proclaim themselves experts on whatever they have made up and called "shamanism." And there are...
  • Annual Columbus Day parade in New York City.
    Minneapolis decides Columbus doesn't deserve a day
    Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously to join several other municipalities and states in protesting the celebration of Columbus Day.Instead of Columbus Day, the Minnesota city will celebrate Indigenous People's Day to "reflect upon...
  • Indigenous peoples fight for their rights
    Indigenous peoples of the Amazon fight for their rights against oil interests
    Each day 80,000 acres of rainforest are destroyed and another 80,000 acres are degraded, according to Rainforest Foundation US.A few years ago, the world watched as the BP disaster unfolded along the Gulf Coast of the U.S. Yet while this story...
  • Mato Nanji
    Indigenous featuring Mato Nanji
    Indigenous is a blues rock band that came out in the late 1990s. They had a sound similar to Stevie Ray Vaughan. The band consisted of several family members. On guitar, vocals and the leader of the band is Mato Nanji. His brother Pte played bass,...
  • Indigenous: Track by track
    Indigenous: Track by track
    Your crusty chronicler is an individual who generally does his own thing. Still, when Examiner asked for support for their new “List” format, it was nigh impossible not to be open-minded about it. So, with the spirit of teamwork and...
  • Colorful 'Grand Entry' at 'Gathering of Nations' PowWow 2013
    Colorful 'Grand Entry' at 'Gathering of Nations' PowWow 2013
    The 30th annual “Gathering of Nations” (GON) powwow runs April 25-27, 2013 in the University of New Mexico arena called “The Pit” at Albuquerque, N.M. Earlier today on Friday April 26 the 'PowWow' fans waited in...
  • "Gathering of Nations" Powwow 2013
    'Gathering of Nations' Powwow 'Grand Entry' Friday April 26
    The 30th annual "Gathering of Nations" (GON) PowWow runs April 25 -27, 2013 inside the University of New Mexico arena called "The Pit" at Albuqueruqe, N.M. The '3' day event will welcome over 3,000 Indigenous Native...
  • Miss Indian World Pageant 2012-13
    'Gathering of Nations' PowWow 'Miss Indian World Pageant' begins April 25
    The 30th annual "Gathering of Nations"Powwow runs April 25 to 27, 2013 at the University of New Mexico (UNM) in "The Pit" at Albuquerque, N.M. The three day event will bring over 3,000 Indigenous Native American dancers who...
  • Buffy Sainte Marie
    KXL Pipeline Truthforce's Educational Forum and Concert Review
    On March 24, 2013, an Educational Forum and Event was held at Andrews Park in Norman, OK. The purpose was to inform others as to the dangers and issues surrounding the KXL Pipeline that is being built for the purpose of delivering dirty ugly tar...
  • Robert Redford
    $170,000 scholarships endorsed by Robert Redford to Indigenous filmmakers
    On Friday Dec. 7, 2012 the New Mexico public radio station (KANW 89.1 FM) reported that Robert Redford would endorse an approximate $170,000 in scholarships covering five years. His Redford-Milagro initiative scholarship program will partner with...
  • Guatemalan Kaibiles
    Shooting of of indigenous demonstrators by Guatemalan military cause for alarm
    President Otto Pérez Molina was inaugurated in January of this year as president of Guatemala. His election was controversial as he was a former general at a time when the military was carrying out what has been described as genocide against the...
  • Dancing Earth
    Choreography amazes in ‘Walking at the edge of water’
    “Walking at the edge of water” premiered on Friday night Sept. 28, 2012 in the historic ‘Lensic’ performing arts center at Santa Fe, N.M. The indigenous contemporary dance ensemble called, ‘Dancing Earth’...
  • WWDMAGIC at the Las Vegas Convention Center
    WWD MAGIC 2012: The top trends in women's apparel and accessories
    The Magic Show is the largest fashion tradeshow in the world with thousands of exhibitors showcasing emerging trends and collections. Fashion buyers and insiders get to see the latest styles and launches from up and coming as well as established...
  • Work By Francisco Loza
    Huichol Stories
    Ex military becomes artist thanks to an accidental encounter with the Huichol community. His pilot days with the military ended when Francisco ‘Paco’ back in 1979 landed in Nayarit (Mexico) and had to extend his stay for over a week....