By DEENA ZARU, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- More than a decade ago, Sundance, a member of the Muscogee tribe, led a successful effort to change the mascot of a high school from the Oberlin Indians to the Oberlin Phoenix. So... Read More.
By ALLIE YANG AND TENZIN SHAKYA, ABC NEWS Navajo medicine man Timothy Lewis starts each day with a corn pollen seed offering to the creator. He prays for his family and the world’s wellbeing amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.“I hope that... Read More.
By MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' win was a welcome surprise to one Native American man, whose celebratory dance moves have gone viral amid Native American Heritage Month.Ashkia Randy Trujillo of Ohkay... Read More.
(THE BAHAMAS) -- Sean Connery's widow says the actor, who died October 31 at age 90 in the Bahamas home they shared, will make one final trip to his native Scotland. Ninety-one year old Micheline Roquebrune, who was married to the Oscar-winning actor and James Bond... Read More.
By TENZIN SHAKYA and ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This report is part of "Turning Point," a groundbreaking month-long series by ABC News examining the racial reckoning sweeping the United States and exploring whether it can lead to lasting reconciliation.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Kentucky native George Clooney has released a statement in response to the indictment of one of the officers involved in the shooting of Breonna Taylor, saying in part that he's "ashamed" of the decision. On Wednesday, Brett Hankison, one of the three Louisville Metro Police... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA and ALLIE YANG, ABC News(KENOSHA, Wisc.) -- Melvin Gordon, a running back for the Denver Broncos, spoke to ABC News about the nationwide protests for racial justice that sparked after the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a... Read More.
BY: ABBY CRUZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- Deep in the woods on the outskirts of Accokeek, Maryland, lives Billy "Redwing" Tayac, 80, the chief of the Piscataway Indian Tribe.His family, as he likes to say, is not from Maryland, Virginia or... Read More.
By: ERIC MOLLO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- With America in the midst of a reckoning over racial inequality, more athletes are continuing to speak out across the sports world. Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, and... Read More.
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling on Thursday, held that nearly half of Oklahoma – home to 1.8 million residents – is Native American territory, saying any Native American resident on Native American... Read More.
By Lauren Lantry, Stephanie Ebbs and Cheyenne Haslett, ABC NewsPresident Donald Trump views his Friday trip to Mount Rushmore as celebrating America's "heritage" on the July Fourth holiday weekend.“We're gonna have a tremendous evening,” Trump said Thursday. “It's... Read More.
In light of the Memorial Day death of George Floyd and the subsequent protests against racism and police brutality that have been taking place across the U.S. and the world, many have been lobbying to eradicate... Read More.