Steve Russell
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...
Harriet Tubman Women on 20s
Steve Russell
The final votes are in and cosmic justice will not prevail. The point of Women on 20s is not to remove Andrew Jackson as much as to accomplish a woman on U.S...
Gyasi Ross
“It seemed as if the spiritual and social tapestry they had created for centuries was unraveling. Everything lost that sacred balance...
Wilma Mankiller Replace Jackson
Steve Russell
It’s time for an update on the women organizing what some people like to call Andrew Jackson’s “removal” from the $20 bill, after what President Jackson called the policy that put ...
Charles Kader

Sometimes I get teased about my habit of writing about legendary figures of history and how they got to be that way. Modern heroes still walk among us all today and possibly the best is still yet to come....

Writer and producer Gale Anne Hurd is known as the "First Lady of Sci Fi" for her work on highly successful films in the genre; now she's looking to tell the life story of Wilma Ma...
Pontiac Replace Jackson
In 2012, we spotlighted Andrew Jackson as our top pick for worst U.S. president—because he earned his “Indian Killer” nickname...
Brian Daffron
Many people and images come to mind about the Cherokee Nation. The Cherokee Syllabary, created by Sequoyah, may be one of them. For many others, it may be the Trail of Tears...
Mark Trahant
Why vote? It takes planning, some time, and the rewards are not always visible. The same problems will surround American Indians and Alaska Natives before and after the election...