Why do Native Americans have body art?

Answer Native Americans have had and do display many forms of body art. Most of these adornments are traditional and symbolic. Throughout history Native American groups have adorned themselves with body p... Read More »

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Do Native Americans pay federal taxes?

Native Americans are required to pay federal income taxes like all U.S. citizens. Depending on tribal government, some leadership may not require sales tax on goods and services purchased on a rese... Read More »

Meanings of Raccoons to Native Americans?

Raccoons are featured in many examples of American Indian art and are considered a symbol of dexterity and the power of disguise. Known as cunning scavengers, raccoons rely heavily on their front p... Read More »

Native Americans in the Early 1500s?

When Christopher Columbus first came to America in 1492, Native Americans were scattered all across the continent. The Algonquian and Iroquois were most directly affected by European settlers in N... Read More »