Ralph Richardson
10/30/11
A.J. Russell, a member of the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma, and a pioneering NASCAR driver , has always had racing pumping in his blood...
Cedric Sunray

A few weeks ago, I read the following paragraph in an NPR article about the Cherokee Freedmen:

"This is not a club; you can't just claim to be Cherokee and show up and be included," says Cara Cowan Watts, a vocal member of the Cherokees' tribal council....

10/14/11
Kimberly Horton

The Cherokee Nation based out of Tahlequah, Oklahoma has decided to strip “Freedmen” of their Cherokee rights and to expel them from their nation. Freedmen are African American descendants of slaves....

10/11/11
ICTMN Staff
9/16/11
The Cherokee Freedmen issue has been a topic of discussion over the past couple of weeks and with it Indian Country Today Media Network presents the latest as the New York Times of...
Brian Daffron
9/8/11
This story was researched and developed last week and will be in the September 21 issue of This Week From Indian Country Today ...
Rob Capriccioso
9/8/11
WASHINGTON – The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma has released a letter indicating that the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
8/24/11
'Halfbreed: Am I Red and White or Am I White and Red' by Troy Jackson Sculptor Troy Jackson took home the grand prize of $1,100 at the Cherokee Homecoming Art Show, which opened Au...

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