This is a bit of a less serious question but, do you remember or are you familiar with a native american character from the formerly popular children's show The Puzzle Place? I think his name was Sky or something, I only ask because I feel there are few characters oh whom native american children can see themselves represented. Besides Disney's Pocahontas of course, I guess.
I honestly vaguely remember that show, because I don’t think I ever watched it because I was never really into talking puppets as a child. I looked it up online, and Skye was his name.
But I completely agree, there aren’t enough Native characters for Native American children to identify with. And that to me is sad, considering this is our home land, and we’re rarely ever represented well in the media.
I'm a proud member of the Métis first nation and I love the blog.
Do you post any Canadian aboriginal photos as well?
First, thank you.
And in response to your question, yes. The goal of my tumblr is to try and incorporate all bands and tribes of North America. But if I haven’t gotten around to your specific tribe yet, please feel free to submit posts.
Crazy Horse, literally “His-Horse-Is-Crazy” or “His-Horse-Is-Spirited” (ca. 1840 – September 5, 1877) was a Native American war leader of the Oglala Lakota. He took up arms against the U.S. Federal government to fight against encroachments on the territories and way of life of the Lakota…