Steve Russell
7/1/15
Why Cherokees? Why do they always claim to be Cherokees? Over five hundred tribes to choose from and the redface bandits always come looking for us...
Steve Russell
6/30/15
Canadian ex-pat Neil Young, known for his support of the First Nations’ efforts to stop environmental depredations in the tar sands and to keep families on farms in the U.S...
Steve Russell
6/26/15
In the journalism trade, they call it a “scoop” or a “beat” and, if it involves special access to a source, a “get.” The basic idea is arriving at a destination first...
iStock Hamilton Ten Dollar Bill
Steve Russell
6/22/15
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew has corrected the terms of the recent Jackson Removal debate by pointing out there has been one woman on U.S...
Steve Russell
6/19/15
USA Today reported on a Phoenix “Renaissance pooch.” Hope, a goldendoodle, is a certified therapy dog, visiting hospitals and working with autistic children...
Portrait Pocahontas
Steve Russell
6/17/15
The day I write, June 27, is the day Pocahontas walked on. Or not...
Steve Russell
6/12/15
PoliTech, a student project at Texas Tech University, conceived a project nicknamed “Politically Challenged” that has been causing great hilarity across social media and has racked...
Steve Russell
6/12/15

Nils Christie walked on May 27 and this world is poorer for his departure. Why should people on this continent care about the death of a Norwegian criminologist? No reason, I suppose, if we think we’ve really got a handle on that crime thing....

Steve Russell
6/12/15
The United States Army celebrates its 240th birthday on June 14, dating the beginning of organized American arms from that date in 1775, when the Second Continental Congress declar...

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