Category Archives: History

American Myths Debunked: Europeans Brought Culture to North America

From Indian Country Today Media Network And so we come to our second-to-last look at Cracked.com’s “6 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About the Founding of America,” specifically myth #5, “Native Culture Wasn’t Primitive.” The “myth” Cracked.com is trying to debunk … Continue reading

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Harper’s Franklin ‘discovery’; Or, did anyone ask the Inuit?

BY MICHAEL STEWART | SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 SOURCE: Rabble.ca A beaming Stephen Harper announced today that one of the two ships from the long-lost Franklin expedition was “discovered” by scientists and researchers on the largest ever expedition to find the missing … Continue reading

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Centuries of Forced Relocation, Disease, And Genocide Have Hidden This True History — Until Now

What do you lose when you’ve lost your name? Native Americans lost many, many things after European contact, including what they originally called themselves. This map is an attempt to correct that injustice. Aaron Carapella devoted himself for years, talking … Continue reading

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