A Native Perspective
a column by Native American Mitakuye Oyasin
Graduation.A gift from the great spirit.Time to live.Racism in high places.Black Seminoles.Who killed Custer?Custer's Indian allies.Profiling: a new name for an old battle.Observations of an alien.Season of dishonor.The soul has no color.Jesus and the Great Spirit.Learn from the rabbit.
Fear: the badge of civilization. The Nez Perce, parts 1, 2, 3 & 4. Genocide by any other name.... The good, the bad and the jail. Forked tongue. Oyasin¯N.P.¯Pt.1Geronimo-- terror of the southwest. The season of gifts. A feather for Knox College. The future is now. Sex, religion and spirituality. Murder, murder, everywhere. It's time for Chief Illiniwek to retire. They're only human. "Civilized" is a four-letter word. The gift of a baby: A Christmas story. A Christmas story. Gratitude: a Thanksgiving story. Things are not well in Roswell. Lessons from the dead. The rights of the living. Peoria Mayor wants the Bible in school. White lies. Stop me when I'm wrong. Leaving the rat race when...The screams you hear may be your own. Native American Independence Day is June 25th. Just a starling. Injustice anywhere. Share the wealth ... filth. Mega blood from mega hogs. Basketball and other trivial pursuits. Gay rights in Galesburg and civilized bigotry. Tighten the blindfold. Gold, frankinense and forgiveness. American holidays: Are theymagic days? Analysis paralysis. Mega hog farms produce mega-poop. The American "Dole-drums". Smoke gets in your eyes. The whisper of butterfly wings. The wisdom of the holy man. What goes around comes around. Home, home on the prairie patch. Let freedom ring! The spirit of Crazy Horse. The cruelty of nature... and of man. A child ['s book] shall lead them. The song of the sparrow. He who takes without asking. White man's dreams. Soul pollution. Civilization marches on. A great horned owl pays a visit.
Last updated June 8, 2001