Chingachgook's descendants: 13 Hollywood stars with Native American roots

You will be surprised, but the blood of Indian peoples flows in the veins of these celebrities. Uznayvse.ru has found out which stars are fully or partially Native Americans. Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie's mother claimed that among her distant relatives were the Iroquois - representatives of the tribes that today ...

Reservation pandemic: how Indians fight coronavirus

Dr. Gene Noble worked as an emergency doctor. When asked at the University of California Hospital in San Francisco, where she works, if anyone wants to fly to the Navajo tribe and help with the escalation of the outbreak of COVID-19, the woman readily agreed. About it…

U.S. Supreme Court finds nearly half Oklahoma Indian land

The US Supreme Court recognized the eastern part of Oklahoma, almost half of its territory, as a reservation of Indian tribes. 5 out of 9 judges voted for the decision. About 2 million people live in this part of the state. About it writes the Voice of America. Almost all ...

Own power and laws: how Indians live in the USA

If you ever want to visit the place where real Indians live, thinking that they still spend the night in wigwams in the middle of the prairies, prepare to be disappointed. Most modern reservations are not much different from the typical American backwater - the same low-rise brick houses and the ubiquitous road signs. Writes about this "Tourist". Local tourists ...

Turkey May Recognize Indian Genocide in US in Response to Recognition of Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Empire

Turkey may recognize the genocide of the Indians in the United States in response to the decision of the Senate of the US Congress to recognize the genocide of the Armenians in the Ottoman Empire in 1915. This was stated by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, writes Novaya Gazeta. “Our parliament can also recognize genocide ...

The first inhabitants of America came from Siberia

Scientists from the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Copenhagen conducted joint studies of the human genome. As a result, it turned out that the first inhabitants of America came from Siberia. It turned out that the first settlers appeared here twenty-three thousand years ago and began to live in Alaska. Then,…

Indians demand to give them the skeleton of an ancient man

A long-standing controversy over the ownership of the skeleton, which is estimated to be nine thousand years old, has ended in the United States. Local indigenous tribes of Indians claimed their rights on the skeleton. They call him “Ancient Ancestor No. 1” and wanted to reburial in accordance with custom. ...

Obama Visits Sioux Reservation in North Dakota

On Friday, President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle visited Standing Rock, a state of North Dakota, on the reservation of the Sioux tribe. This trip has become, in its own way, the first for Obama since the day he took office as President of the United States. Besides…

The last of the Navajo military coders died

In Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Wednesday, aged 93, Chester Nez is the last surviving Navajo cryptographers. This was reported by The Los Angeles Times. Nez was part of a group of 29 Indians who had been engaged in ...

Indians drove a herd of horses

Several dozen cowboys and American Indians held a horse protest in a national park in Washington, and then camped out of wigwams near the Capitol, reports The Wall Street Journal. Thus, the protesters expressed their dissatisfaction with the Keystone XL pipeline project, which should ...

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