Native American

Whether it’s through large donations to local charities, or sponsoring events to promote Native American culture, Potawatomi embraces its place as a leading philanthropic entity in the city. Read more

News Features

Theodore Van Alst Jr., an associate professor and the chair of Native American Studies at the University of Montana, will read from his novel Sacred Smokes on Nov. 27 at the UW-Milwaukee Library. Read more


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Video Games are Dumb

It’s hard to imagine that schools would fight for the right to call their sports teams names that conjure up violence created by Europeans or European Americans. But somehow it’s OK for Read more

Issue of the Week

Over the course of his prolific 20-year writing career, Sherman Alexie has given us a view into the modern American-Indian experience through favorites such as The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven and Read more


A perp wanted on an arrest warrant has a powerful incentive to lie about his or her true identity if stopped by police, and sometimes bluffing with a bogus name works. However, twice in January, in Dallas and in Great Falls, Mont., perps ga... Read more

News of the Weird

While I was at the Boulevard Theatre fundraiser on Monday, I had the passing opportunity to talk to actress Anne Miller. She’s going to be in a show this fall, but doesn’t have any work for the time being. With the summer starting up, I suspect th.. Read more


The last of the summer’s major concert series comes to a close for the season tonight, when Jazz in the Park packs it in for the year after a 6:30 p.m. performance from the fiery salsa band Nabori at ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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