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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown Hampton Sides

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown, Hampton Sides, No. 1 bestselling book of New York Times Best Sellers. A biography of the influential Sioux leader Red Cloud examines his military prowess and the Plains Indians’ changing way of life. 1,695 more words

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Kit's Crit: The Earth Is Weeping (Peter Cozzens)

The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story Of The Indian Wars For The American West

(Peter Cozzens)

The Earth Is Weeping is one of the most comprehensive and well-written accounts of the American Indian Wars of 1861-1891.  153 more words

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My Top 10 Reads for 2016

Between starting a whole new career, moving to a new state, and the presidential election, 2016 was a crazy year of ups and downs! I didn’t get to read as many books as I would have liked, but I still enjoyed many of the ones I did. 1,255 more words

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Just Mercy - Book Review

Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption hammers away at its main theme from the first to the last page: courtroom justice in America, contrary to common perception, is not readily attainable if you are poor. 1,095 more words

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Kicks: New #Reebok "Pump Omni Lite" images.

The Iconic Reebok Omni Lites will hit select retailers this coming NBA ALL-STAR weekend the drop date is February the 11th.



Plains Indians and the Tragic Lure of the Ghost Dance

The Ghost Dance movement that swept through the western Indian tribes in the late 1800s formed a tragic trajectory from Sitting Bull’s death to the… 1,112 more words

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Reminiscing on the 04-05 Illini

The 2004-2005 Illinois Fighting Illini men’s basketball team may be one of the rare teams that is remembered more than the national champion from that year. 574 more words