On one side are those who say that the warrior logo is a proud tradition for alumni, while on the other are those who say any Native American logo is problematic.
Truitt was a member of Mount Edgecumbe High School’s first graduating class and worked at the Sitka boarding school for more than thirty years before retiring in the early 90s.
Under federal law, such cultural or sacred objects belong to Indigenous descendants and can be removed from museums for repatriation
Neiman Marcus is selling a so-called “Ravenstail knitted coat” on its website, which the lawsuit alleges copies a notable Alaska Native weaver’s design.
The mask fits similar to those worn in public to protect people from contracting COVID-19.
“Molly of Denali” is the first nationally distributed children’s series to feature a lead character who is Native American.
Wallace has photographed every Celebration since it began in 1982.
Celebration 2020 has been rescheduled for June 2021.
While the city will miss out on bed and sales tax revenue this year with Celebration postponed, Native artists who come from all over to sell their traditional handicrafts will feel the financial hit even more.
Deborah Head was a committed judge during the competition. She parked her car in a friend’s driveway to download pictures.