Justin Bieber gets tattoo of sports team’s native american mascot

Justin Bieber decided to add some more ill-advised ink to his body — this time in the form of a sports team’s Native American logo, complete with headdress. Just in case his praying hands with roses, crown, and owl tattoos weren’t ugly enough, he chose to be politically incorrect and insensitive in supporting a sports team who uses native americans as a mascot or logo.

Three college credit Native American Studies Courses Offered Online

Montana State University offers several online graduate and undergraduate courses in Native American Studies for spring semester, 2013.

The offerings include graduate-level courses: “Native America: Dispelling the Myths,” and “Federal Indian Law and Policy.” Another course, “Indigenous Literature and the West,” is new and can be taken for either graduate or undergraduate credit.

All courses begin on Jan. 9 and are open to on- and off-campus students. Admission to an MSU degree program is not required. However, up to three credits can be used by those students who choose to enroll in MSU’s new 12-credit online graduate certificate in Native American Studies.

Christmas Traditions at Taos Pueblo

People begin gathering as the last rays of sunlight move their way up the ancient adobe structures. These aren’t just tribal members. We’re talking people from town, all over the region, even some from foreign countries.

The bonfires around the village are lit. As darkness begins to fall, the Vespers Mass in the San Geronimo Church is concluded and the Christmas Eve procession begins.