Zahn McClarnon: 80 films less and more


Zahn McClarnon, Hunkpapa Lakota, is an award-winning actor who has appeared in over 80 film and television productions. He recently stole the hearts of many for his role in “Reservation Dogs,” which was renewed by Hulu and FX. He tells us about his acting career.

ICT and Underscore News reporter Chris Aadland breaks down the situation unfolding in northern Washington. More than 300 people from Nooksack have been deregistered and are now facing evictions from tribal housing. Last week, two United Nations officials called on the United States to prevent the planned deportations. We learn more.

A Slice of Our Indigenous World

  • A new recruit to the National Park Service aims to bolster repatriation efforts across the country.

  • Secretary Tom Vilsack directs the Department of Agriculture to invest in climate-smart partnerships that tribes are eligible for.

  • Indigenous leaders in U.S. territories say they rely on funds from the Presidential Infrastructure Act to help improve the systems and lives of their people.

  • A young First Nations snowboarder gets the chance to compete in the Winter Olympics.

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

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