Clyde Bellecourt

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2014

    Pro-"Redskins" Group Advertising in Twin Cities

    You can be sure there will be lots of talk about and condemnation of the Washington Redskins' nickname in the Twin Cities this week, as the team prepares to square off against the Vikings on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium.But at least one group is using local media to present a counterargument to the an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2014

    Opponents of "Redskins" Nickname Find Ammo in Vikings/U of M Stadium Contract

    Earlier this month, University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler appeared on MPR's The Daily Circuit to talk about the direction of the school. Buried near the end of that interview was a quick, though important, conversation about football. The university has leased TCF Bank Stadium to the Minnes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2014

    Clyde Bellecourt says U of M is "scholastically retarded" on Native American issues

    The National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media wants the University of Minnesota to prohibit the Washington NFL team from playing on campus at TCF Bank stadium on November 2 unless the team changes its nickname.But U officials, citing the terms of its lease with the Vikings, say they don' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2012

    Idle No More flash dance brings more than 1,000 protesters to Mall of America [VIDEO]

    Shoppers at the Mall of America on Saturday evening got more entertainment than they bargained for, as the mall's eastern rotunda was packed with more than 1,000 people, including hundreds of Native Americans, for an Idle No More protest flash dance.SEE ALSO: Twitter sparks Mall of America shooting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    American Indian Movement's Clyde Bellecourt arrested in Mpls for seemingly little reason [VIDEO]

    On Christmas Eve, longtime American Indian activist Clyde Bellecourt was arrested in the IDS Center's Crystal Court following an Idle No More indigenous rights protest that featured a flash mob dance. Officers said they arrested Bellecourt, 75, after they repeatedly asked him to leave the building.S ... More >>

  • News

    November 9, 2011

    Mille Lacs Ojibwe fighting violent offenders with banishment

    Native Mob gang terrorizing Minnesota reservation

  • News

    July 26, 2006

    Little Earth: The Troubles

    Another accusation of police misconduct reopens the old rift between cops and residents at south Minneapolis's Little Earth housing complex

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2005

    Graffiti artist in Strib: "bring it above ground"

    Graffiti artist Chris Allen (the guy onstage at Slum Village and DJ Premier) has gone mainstream with a giant legal wall owned by Clyde Bellecourt and a nod from C.J. in today's Star-Tribune. With work gracing the cover of Industry a few issues back, he's also designing the cover of Unknown Prophets ... More >>

  • Arts

    July 7, 2004

    Bury the Truth at Wounded Knee

    Dennis Banks’s new memoir—and the murder that won’t go away

  • News

    December 3, 2003

    Watching the Watchmen

    Can Michael Friedman save the civilian review authority?

  • News

    June 4, 2003

    The Usual Suspects

    Federal mediation goes forward, critics say city stacked deck

  • News

    February 5, 2003

    Waiting for Chief Olson

    Federal mediation is delayed; this is a recording...

  • News

    February 16, 2000

    Bury My Heart

    For years it has been whispered that the 1976 slaying of American Indian Movement activist Anna Mae Aquash was an inside job. Now a new rash of accusations aims squarely at local heroes Clyde and Vernon Bellecourt.

  • News

    December 22, 1999

    Artists of the Year

    Framed, penned, screened, danced, sung, shot, delivered: City Pages lauds the artistic creations of 1999

  • News

    May 6, 1998

    Draft Dodger

    U.S. Attorney David Lillehaug is playing hard to get, but DFL insiders say he's in the race for attorney general