Stand Up for #CultureNOTCostume this Halloween

Halloween is TODAY and there is still time to make changes to your costume! This recent Indian Country Today Article by Vincent Schilling brings to light images that have already started popping up on social media, of people dressing up as “Standing Rock Water Protectors” for Halloween. DON’T Dress up as a Water Protector to mock […]

Irish and Native Americans: From the Rubble of Cultural Domination

by Maggie Callan Growing up in the State of Connecticut, home to Foxwoods Casino on the Mashantucket Pequot Indian Reservation, you might think that I learned something about Native American History in school. The truth is that what I learned can be summarized in a few sentences, and as it turns out, was mostly incorrect. […]

Reservations About Books: Disney’s Peter Pan

by Maggie Callan The story of Peter Pan has delighted children for generations since the production of J. M. Barrie’s play in 1904. The play was later expanded into a novel in 1911 and the boy who “won’t grow up” has remained a beloved bedtime story, playground game and birthday party theme ever since. When […]