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Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort a Slap in the Face to Piestewa

Tim Giago | Posted 07.27.2016 | Media
Tim Giago

Is the word "squaw" an obscene word? We think it all depends on the many variations of "Obscenity." In the Algonquin language the word squaw simply translates to mean "woman."

A View from the 8th Decade

Tim Giago | Posted 09.05.2014 | Media
Tim Giago

Notes from Indian Country Fifty-four years ago I was working at the J. C. Penney Store in Livermore, California when Mr. Penney himself came into the...

Remembering the Great Native American Journalists

Tim Giago | Posted 05.06.2014 | Media
Tim Giago

A handful of Native Americans that have spent their lives as newspaper reporters, editors or publishers are wondering where journalism is headed in Indian Country. I can't answer that question, but I would like to give a shout-out to the great Indian journalists I have known.

Ask Senator-elect Elizabeth Warren

Tim Giago | Posted 02.05.2013 | Media
Tim Giago

In 1960 President John F. Kennedy said, "Of all Americans, the American Indian is the least understood and the most misunderstood," and today's media does nothing to alleviate that truth.