For those Americans who believe that America has changed from its historical origins – origins that have included racially-based slavery, genocide and theft – recent news must have come as something of a disappointment. 567 more words
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You’ve heard of Destiny’s Child – but how about Denali’s Child?
Read on about a whopper of a story involving an assassinated president, Native Alaskan lore, a long-brewing political fight over North America’s tallest peak, and even a lesson about the power of naming things. 507 more words
You may have heard Sunday’s announcement by the White House that Mount McKinley, the Alaskan peak that is North America’s tallest, will henceforth be known to the U.S. 1,228 more words
It all comes back to Ohio. That’s why it is the Heart of it All.
Who would have figured that this would be the summer of Warren G. 753 more words
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – William McKinley was a presidential candidate when a gold prospector suggested that an Alaskan mountain be named after the Niles native. 410 more words