NAJA responds to headline “Cowboys Scalp Indians”

The Native American Journalists Association extends an invitation to Michael Brooks and publisher Chris Lundstrom to participate in an ethics and coverage training. Michael Brooks, a sports writer for the Jackson County Herald-Tribune, recently authored a story headlined “Cowboys Scalp Indians” posted to the jacksonconews.com website. This headline marks a significant lapse in ethical judgement … More NAJA responds to headline “Cowboys Scalp Indians”

NAJA Member Profile: Kaitlin Boysel, 2017 Student Fellow

by Kaitlin Boysel, University of Central Oklahoma Student, Cherokee Nation Citizen My time with NAJA has been a wonderful one. I have learned so much about media, but even more importantly about myself. Being a girl who doesn’t “typically look Native American,” I never accepted stereotypes. For example, I went to a high school called Union … More NAJA Member Profile: Kaitlin Boysel, 2017 Student Fellow