Native Americans

Twenty Years After Disney's Pocahontas: The Tragedy Behind the Fictional Love Story of a Native American Encounter

Malory Nye | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Malory Nye

This week sees the twentieth anniversary of the release of the Disney classic, Pocahontas. The world has changed considerably in those two decades, but the underlying issues and problems with the film remain very contemporary.

A Portrait of Rebecca: What Became of Pocahontas?

Katy Gregory | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Katy Gregory

The couple's marriage was known as a "golden age" for both sides in the Virginian region. It brought eight years of peace before a second war from 1622 to 26. Although the English reported that she wished to remain with her new people, as a diplomatic figure for both sides, Rebecca still expressed concerned for the security of those she had left behind.

Planet Appetite: Still Gold in Them There Hills in Yukon, Canada

Rupert Parker | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Miners first put Yukon on the map. During the Klondike Gold Rush of 1896, they trekked over the mountains from Alaska, first to Whitehorse then to Dawson City - they're still digging out nuggets.

Monaco Princess Slammed For 'Doing A Victoria's Secret' In Native American Costume

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK

Monaco's Princess Charlotte Casiraghi has been criticised for donning Native American warpaint and a feathered headdress during the Gucci Masters hors...

Native American Apache Wins Court Battle To Keep Badger Paws In Swansea Home

Wales News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK

A 60-year-old man living as an Apace Indian has won a court battle for the right to keep badger paws and eagle wings in his semi-detached home in Swan...