Tag Archives: Lakota People

The Republic Of Lakotah

When news of the Lakota Freedom Delegation’s visit to Washington, DC cleared the AP newswire, on December 17, 2007, I immediately connected the dots about my home state.  Over half of Nebraska is in the territorial domain of the Republic … Continue reading

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Indigenous People’s Day

A few years ago, one of my Lakota friends invited me to pow wow in South Dakota.  Tokala told me we’d attend for two days near Fort Thompson.  Tokala made arrangements so that I could observe the morning tribal and … Continue reading

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The Faces

If people anywhere in the world or the United States happen to think of South Dakota, the location that comes to mind is the mountain with the Presidents’ faces carved into it.  Most folks just know it as “the faces”.  … Continue reading

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