Tribute to Indigenous Art – Indian Country Today


Marty Two Bulls Jr. is an Oglala Lakota citizen and a 2022 United States Artist Fellowship recipient. He is a full-time faculty member at Oglala Lakota College. He joins the newscast to talk about what this scholarship means to him.

Brent Cahwee, Pawnee and Euchee, break down basketball: from high school state tournaments and NCAA teams to the NBA. Cahwee is the co-founder of the popular NDNSports.com.

Myers Reece is the editor of Underscore.news. His recent article “You Lose a Language, You Lose a Culture” outlines efforts to restore the Kalapuya language. He tells us more.

  • The Pentagon said Tuesday it was permanently closing the Navy’s Red Hill fuel facility.

  • The global death toll from COVID-19 has reached 6 million.

  • Native language instructors in New Mexico will receive a higher teacher salary thanks to new legislation.

  • Congratulations to the hit TV series “Reservation Dogs”.

  • Happy International Women’s Day! Today is a day that celebrates the achievements of women around the world.

Tuesday’s Newscast was created with the help of:

Aliyah Chavez, Kewa Pueblo, is the presenter of the ICT newscast. On Twitter: @aliyahjchavez.

Kaitlin Onawa Boysel, Cherokee, is a producer/reporter for Indian Country Today. On Instagram: @KaitlinBoysel Boysel is based in Springfield, Illinois.

Maxwell Montour, Pottawatomi, is a newsletter editor for Indian Country Today. On Instagram: max.montour Montour is based in Phoenix.

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