Veterans History Project Preserves First-Hand War Stories

Veterans History Project Preserves First-Hand War Stories
The Veterans History Project has for 13 years collected, preserved and made accessible first-hand accounts of United States military veterans for future generations. With almost 89,000 stories collected, VHP has become the largest collection of oral … Read more on Indian Country Today Media Network


Chickasaw Delegate Colbert Ashalatubbi Burris (Portrait by Dylan Cavin)
Today, the Chickasaw Nation counts an astronaut (John B. Herrington), a U.S. Congressman (Tom Cole), the outgoing NCAI President (Jefferson Keel) and an award-winning composer (Jerod Tate) among its notable members. … In among the paintings of … Read more on Indian Country Today Media Network


Sentencing on the Sunday OPEN thread
And yet this is happening every day in federal and state courts across the United States. Judges, bound by mandatory sentencing laws that they openly denounce, … People were tired of the growing violence that accompanied the crack cocaine epidemic … Read more on Roanoke Times (blog)