November 23, 2018

“We Became Warriors Again”: Why World War I Was a Surprisingly Pivotal Moment for American Indian History

When Congress in 2008 declared the Friday after Thanksgiving to be Native American Heritage Day, the resolution made only passing mention of why that timing made […]
September 19, 2018

Native American Vet Memorial

Off Main Street in Jefferson, up Cemetery Hill Road, lies a truly beautiful, humbling, and most of all, powerful, place. The All Nations Native American Veterans […]
August 29, 2018

ODVA Partnering With Warm Springs Tribes to Establish Oregon’s First Tribal Veteran Service Office

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs and Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) this week that will enable the tribal government to establish the state’s first-ever tribal veteran service office.
July 9, 2018

Veterans honored at annual powwow

 
June 28, 2018

Design selected for Smithsonian’s National Native American Veterans Memorial

This article includes excerpts from the press release issued by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, which is available here.  The jury for the […]
June 26, 2018

Design Selected for Smithsonian’s National Native American Veterans Memorial

Harvey Pratt—Cheyenne and Arapaho, Marine Corps Veteran, Forensic Artist—Submitted “Warriors’ Circle of Honor” June 26, 2018 The jury for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American […]
June 3, 2018

Rogue Valley powwow honors veterans

For 21 years, this powwow has been held at the VA Southern Oregon … “Also the issues that’s really very much at the forefront these days, […]
April 23, 2018

Five Designs Competing for the National Native American Veterans Memorial To Be Displayed May 9-30 in New York and Washington, D.C.

Five potential designs for a National Native American Veterans Memorial can be seen May 9–May 30 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in […]
March 26, 2018

Veterans With PTSD Find Relief in Native American Rituals

WASHINGTON — “I wasn’t the kind of guy you’d want to meet in a dark alley.” That’s how U.S. Army veteran Michael Carroll, 39, from Spokane, […]