The Other 1%: Healing the Wounds of Native American Tragedies on Turtle Island

The Other 1%: Healing the Wounds of Native American Tragedies on Turtle Island

“I’m a human being. I’m not anyone’s mascot! And I am America’s conscience. And that’s what they don’t want to look at. They would rather look at a cartoon character than at the deceit of this country and this government.” – Russell Means, Lakota Activist and Actor (1939-2012)

Paul Castaway had the bad luck to be two of the things you don’t want to be in a confrontation with police in the western United States: Native American and mentally ill. He had been drinking, which exacerbated his schizophrenia, and his mother, Lynn Eagle Feather, was so frightened by his behavior that Read More

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