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Dee Brown's book, "Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee"

“We rarely know the full power of words, in print or spoken.  It is my hope that time has not dulled the words herein and that they will continue through the coming generation to be as true and direct as I originally meant them to be.”  -Dee Brown in the forward to his 2001 edition of “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee” which he first wrote and published in 1971.   384 more words


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


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

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This Day in Padres History -- July 3

July 3, 1973 – Left-hander Randy Jones allows an unearned run on four hits over nine innings in the Padres 4-1 win at Dodger Stadium. It is the first of a franchise-record 71 complete games for Jones. 215 more words

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