Tim Giago Free Press award will honor NAJA member upholding transparency within their Indigenous community NORMAN, Okla. — The Native American Journalists Association has launched three new categories for the 2023 National Native Media Awards, including: Best International Indigenous Coverage, Best Two-Spirit Coverage and a new special award, the Tim Giago Free Press Award. Best … More NAJA announces three new National Native Media Award categories for 2023
by AJ Earl At the 2017 NAJA President’s reception, Tim Giago (Oglala Lakota) and Native American Journalists Association President Bryan Pollard (Cherokee) took time to give brief remarks on the announcement of Indian Country Today’s hiatus.
by AJ Earl Tim Giago’s plan for a meeting of Indigenous journalists seemed to hang in the balance. Waiting nervously, Giago sat on the patio of a building at Penn State, looking for any sign of attendees. “All of the sudden, here come cars,” said Giago (Oglala Lakota). “We called them rez cars, some of … More How a rez car caravan brought life to NAJA