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Debunking Lincoln, the 'Great Emancipator'
February 23, 2013
“Tell some historians that ‘Lincoln freed the slaves’ and one can virtually see the smoke come out of their ears,” relates a story about abolitionists on CNN.com ...
2013 Declared the Year of the Dakota
January 17, 2013
Applause broke out in St. Paul, Minnesota, city council chambers January 9 as the group approved a strongly-worded resolution recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Dakota-U.S...
Late Shakopee Chairman Crooks Named Person of the Year
January 03, 2013
The late Stanley R. Crooks, who served as the chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community for 20 years, was named the 2012 Person of the Year by Shakopee.Patch.com...
Minnesota Works on Forgiving But Not Forgetting Its Native History
December 26, 2012
On December 26, a memorial was dedicated in Mankato, Minnesota’s Reconciliation Park near a white limestone buffalo that marks the spot where 38 Dakota men were hanged the day afte...
Watch Dakota 38 Documentary, Remember Those Lost 150 Years Ago
December 22, 2012
As the Dakota 38 riders make their way to Mankato, Minnesota to honor and remember the 38 men who lost their lives on December 26, 1862 in the largest mass execution ever seen in t...
Dakota Riders Remember Injustice of 150 Years Ago
December 13, 2012
They began in Lower Brule, South Dakota on December 10...
Radio Program Sheds Light on Minnesota’s Little Known History
November 29, 2012
It is the year that Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has declared a reconciliation and renounced the call from that same office in 1862 to exterminate or remove all Dakota people fro...
American Indian Histories and Cultures Conference Focuses on Mass Hanging of Dakota Men
March 29, 2011
Presenters at the 2011 American Indian Histories and Cultures Conference will describe ways to commemorate and talk about shared history, specifically the 1862 mass hanging of 38 D...
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