News and Reflections: Geneticist offers informed rebuttal, rejects "Solutrean hypothesis" covered in recent documentary -- February 23, 2018
"Rejecting the Solutrean hypothesis: the first peoples in the Americas were not from Europe: Rejecting the Solutrean hypothesis: the first peoples in the Americas were not from Europe
A recent Canadian documentary promoted a fringe idea in American archaeology that’s both scientifically wrong and racist" ...by Jennifer Raff, Geneticist. The Guardian (February 21, 2018)
News and Reflections: Aboriginal blood quantum, US border crossing, and the Jay Treaty -- February 23, 2018
"Aboriginal rights and crossing the US Border" ...by Paul Pardons, allcleared.com (February 3, 2017)
"Aboriginal rights allow Canadian-born citizens with to cross the border without impediment as long as they have documentation."
News and Reflections: Madame Barthélémi Pilon gives eye-witness testimony about Louis Riel's surrender -- February 23, 2018
News and Reflections: Archaeologists turn to ancient DNA to trace Caribbean Taino Indigenous origins -- February 20, 2018
"Ancient DNA sheds light on what happened to the Taino, the native Caribbeans: A new DNA study explores where the Taino came from and where they went" ...by KIONA N. SMITH, arstechnica.com (2/19/2018, 3:55 PM)
News and Reflections: Photos tell the story of brutal Osage murders in early 1900s - February 20, 2018
"The forgotten murders of the Osage people for the oil beneath their land" ...by David Grann, PBS News Hour,
Arts (Feb 15, 2018 6:49 PM EST)
"In the early 20th century, the members of the Osage Nation became the richest people per capita in the world, after oil was discovered under their reservation, in Northeast Oklahoma. Then they began to be mysteriously murdered off..."