Muskogee Phoenix: Keeping Cherokee a living language — Tribal educators immerse children in their native tongue — This is such a good thing to see. While I think it is great for older folks to try to learn the language (I’ve been struggling with it off and on for years), I think the best hope for the language’s survival is for there to be more immersion programs for youth)

Muskogee Phoenix: The people speak — Nation shames itself with freedmen vote (a LTE written by myself) (see also this recent JMBzine post on the subject of the Cherokee’s mistreatment of the Freedmen