We’ve been bringing you a series of short stories from the Indigenous community in Yellowknife, Canada exploring alcohol use, addiction, resilience and healing. The “Turning Points” project, from the Global Reporting Center, is a series produced, directed and authored by…
By William Greenland, Global Reporting Center
Pope Francis on Sunday expressed his pain over the discovery in Canada of the remains of 215 Indigenous students of church-run residential schools and pressed religious and political authorities to shed light on “this sad affair.” But he didn’t offer…
By Frances D'Emilio, Associated Press
Canadians are demanding answers after unmarked graves of Indigenous children were found on the grounds of a former residential boarding school in British Columbia. Similar schools existed across Canada and the U.S. aimed at “assimilating” Native peoples by removing them…
By Muriel Betsina, Global Reporting Centre
Trekking to and through a national park is one of the joys of an American summer. As COVID restrictions lift, millions are expected to explore the great outdoors. Now, a provocative article examines the deeper history of how these parks…
By Stephanie Sy, Alison Thoet
Museums have been hit hard over the past year during the pandemic, with a fall survey finding more than 30 percent remain closed and a third were at risk of permanently closing. But one museum on the outskirts of Portland,…
By Dorothy Hastings
Last spring, hundreds of local mutual aid groups sprung up across the United States in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Catherine Lafferty, Global Reporting Center
We’ve been bringing you a series of short stories from the Indigenous community in Yellowknife, Canada exploring alcohol use, addiction, resilience and healing. The “Turning Points'' project, from the Global Reporting Center, is a series produced, directed and authored by…
By Sara Reardon, Kaiser Health News
Tribes across the U.S. have turned to social media and the internet as leaders worry about COVID-19’s threat to their culture and elders.
By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press
Native Americans celebrated as Joe Biden revoked a pipeline permit and halted border wall construction on his first day as president.
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