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NASA Astronaut Nicole Mann becomes familiar with the spacecraft and its displays during a training at SpaceX in Hawthorne, California. (Photo courtesy of NASA)

First Native woman in space

Astronaut Nicole Aunapu Mann will be traveling to the International Space Station and, if chosen, is on route to potentially being the first woman on the moon

The Ojibwe wooden sticks, baaga’adowaanan, made by Thomas Howes with his trademark jagged design under the pocket. (Photo courtesy of Thomas Howes)

The gift of woodworking

Fond du Lac Ojibwe band citizen Thomas Howes is sharing his talents with his community

Actress and activist Sacheen Littlefeather was just 26 years old when she stunned the Academy Awards in 1973 by rejecting the best actor Oscar on behalf of Marlon Brando because of the injustices in the way Indigenous people were treated in the film and television industries. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences apologized to her in June 2022 for the mistreatment she suffered after the speech. (Photo courtesy of Globe Photos/ZUMA Press via Academy Museum of Motion Pictures)

Sacheen Littlefeather has no regrets

An apology from the Academy of Motion Pictures recognizes her historic role in bringing change to the film industry

NASA astronaut Nicole Mann speaks to members of social media in the Kennedy Space Center’s Press Site auditorium on August 17, 2017. (Photo by Kim Shiflett, NASA)

Meet a Native woman astronaut

On the Thursday edition of the ICT Newscast, NASA astronaut Nicole Mann will make history this fall when she becomes the first Native woman in space. Tribes fight for food sovereignty, plus a wall that heals