Native American Issues

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2013

    Sandy Greyson: Walmart Taking Another Look at Plans For Coit/Arapaho Supercenter

    Since news of Walmart's plan to build a scaled-down supercenter at the corner of Arapaho and Coit Road in Far North Dallas, neighborhood opposition has been building. The outcry was covered this weekend by Morning News and NBC 5, and the petition promising a boycott is at 2,300 and counti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    And Now, Even More Events Tied to Opening of Margarat Hunt Hill: "Bridge-o-Rama," Rama

    ​Today was supposed to mark the grand opening of the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge -- today, October 14, 2011. Alas, wind, rain, ice and other long-ago weather issues pushed back the date till March 2, when, as we noted but two days ago, those with $200 in hand will be able to party on Santiago Ca ... More >>

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    October 6, 2011
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    April 28, 2011
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    October 22, 2009
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    September 6, 2007
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    August 9, 2007
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    March 15, 2007
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    January 4, 2007

    New Resolutions

    This year's gonna be different

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    August 31, 2006

    Flags of Our Fathers

    Remember Iwo Jima at Frontiers of Flight

  • Calendar

    July 13, 2006

    Painted Petals

    Warren's realistic works really bloom

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2006

    Dispatch from the Lost Indian Baby Affairs Desk

    Many of our readers were as surprised as I was to find out about the Indian Child Welfare Act, a federal law that dictates unwanted or orphaned Native American babies be placed in other Native American families, foster homes or orphanages before they're placed with a non-Indian family. I became awar ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 29, 2006

    Step Right Up

    Happiness and bliss are a lecture away

  • News

    June 22, 2006
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    June 15, 2006

    The Parent Trap

    Cherokees step in to break up an adoptive family over race

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    June 8, 2006
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    February 23, 2006
  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    Hear What We Hear

    Find the perfect Christmas CD for your favorite guitar-slaying Navajo cousin

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004

    Best Way to Prove You're Secure With Your Masculinity

    Prickly pear margarita (Fireside Pies)

  • Culture

    September 2, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2003

    Old Souls

    Old City Park promises a scary Dark Night. We wish.

  • News

    September 19, 2002

    Bag o' Bones

    An ancient Indian skeleton has local officials trying to pass the buck

  • Film

    June 13, 2002

    Pitching Woo

    There's a lot to love about Nicolas Cage in the WWII melodrama Windtalkers

  • Culture

    October 4, 2001

    Cowboys and Indians

    Charting the not-so-grand endeavors of Frank Reaugh and Edward Sheriff Curtis

  • News

    April 12, 2001

    Let the Chips Fall

    Texas' Kickapoo Indians once lived in squalor under a bridge and worked as migrant laborers. Now things are looking up, thanks to a new Native American tradition: casino gambling.

  • Music

    May 11, 2000

    Some things he did

    Roxy Gordon was "one of the great outlaw artist misfits" and so much more

  • Calendar

    May 4, 2000

    Cry wolf

    IMAX shares company with Wolves

  • Dining

    October 7, 1999

    Pow wow wow

    Tenaya cooks with forked tongue

  • Film

    January 23, 1997

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • News

    October 3, 1996

    Just say yes

    Dallas Indian centerfails to ask for a crucialinjection of money

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    September 26, 1996
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    August 15, 1996
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    August 1, 1996

    Trail of Tears

    Ruth Smith set out to enshrine a Cherokee battleground and started a war of her own

  • News

    September 21, 1995

    Lost Tribe

    Grand Prairie's Henry Clayton has proclaimed himself chief of the new 'nato Nation. Is he the head of Texas' largest Indian tribe-or an indian impostor?