Native American Heritage Month

Homework Hotline presents special segments for Native American History Month


Learn more about Haudenosaunee, or Iroquois, history and culture.

Native American History Month programming on City 12

Throughout November, 2013

City 12 celebrates Native American History Month with special programming and documentaries throughout November.

The Journey of Sacagawea

Sat, 11/24/2012 - 10:00pm

Explore the woman behind the historical icon and learn how cultures and events may have shaped her. 

Native Waters: A Chitimacha Recollection

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 6:00pm

The Chitimacha Indians of the Atchafalaya Basin in Louisiana are known as "the People of many waters."

Walking into the Unknown

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 6:00pm

As the doctor reverses roles and becomes the patient, this poignant story of vulnerability and personal revelation will inspire and educate.

For the Rights of All: Ending Jim Crow in Alaska

Sun, 11/04/2012 - 5:00pm

In the Alaska Purchase of 1867 the United States took on more than just the land. There were indigenous people living everywhere in Alaska.

To Brooklyn and Back: A Mohawk Journey

Thu, 11/22/2012 - 9:00pm

Mohawk filmmaker Reaghan Tarbell from Kahnawake, Quebec traces the connections of her family to the Mohawk community in Brooklyn, New York.


Sat, 11/28/2015 - 8:00pm

A community-wide prayer of abundance, thanks and renewal, Grab Day exists at the intersection of traditional Native and contemporary Western cultures.

POV: Sun Kissed

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 7:00pm

See why the consequences of the Navajos’ relocation by the U.S. military in 1864 continue to this day. 

Standing Bear's Footsteps

Mon, 10/15/2012 - 10:00pm

This film recounts the remarkable journey of legendary warrior Chief Standing Bear of the Ponca Nation, who fought injustice not with guns and arrows — but with words.

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