ARE YOU NATIVE AMERICAN? DO YOU HAVE LETTER “M “ON THE PALM?

Palmistry is an ancient method of interpreting the fate and character of a given person based on the lines of their hand. Sometimes these lines even form figures and letters. One of the letters, who’s meaning so many people have wondered about all over the world, is the letter M. According to many, the lines…

Trump Transition, Standing Rock, MDMA: Your Wednesday Briefing

A march in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Tuesday against the proposed expansion of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline. The protests have been likened to demonstrations underway at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. CreditBen Nelms/Reuters (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: •…

History of Native Americans in the United States

The history of Native Americans in the United States began in ancient times tens of thousands of years ago with the settlement of the Americas by the Paleo-Indians. Anthropologists and archeologists have identified and studied a wide variety of cultures that existed during this era. Their subsequent contact with Europeans had a profound impact on their history. Settlement of the Americas[edit]…

Lakota language

Lakota (Lakȟótiyapi), also referred to as Lakhota, Teton or Teton Sioux, is a Siouan language spoken by the Lakota people of the Sioux tribes. Though generally taught and considered by speakers as a separate language, Lakota is mutually intelligible with the other two languages (cf. Dakota language), and is considered by most linguists one of the three major varieties of the Sioux language. The Lakota language represents one of the…

Indigenous peoples of the Americas

The indigenous peoples of the Americas are the pre-Columbian peoples of the Americas and their descendants. Pueblos indígenas or indígenas (lit. “indigenous peoples”) is a common term in Spanish-speaking countries, and pueblos nativos or nativos (lit. “native peoples” in the sense of descendants of non-immigrants) may also be heard, while aborigen (aborigine) is used in Argentina, and pueblos aborígenes (aboriginal peoples) is common in Chile. The term “Amerindian” (short for “‘Indians’ of…

North Dakota Pipeline: Protesters vow to stand ground

(CNN)The protesters fighting to block the Dakota Access Pipeline have vowed to stand their ground despite growing calls for them to leave and threats of prosecution from law enforcement. (Click in the Ads to see this Video) Since late summer, protesters have stood beside members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota who…