"Ultimately, King tries to be optimistic about the future."

By Jason Zasky
Failure Magazine
king_inconvenient coverThomas King’s original title for this book was “Pesky Redskins.” The “problem was, no one else liked that title,” writes the author in the prologue. “Several people I trust told me that ‘Pesky Redskins’ sounded too flip and, in the end, I had to agree. Native people haven’t been so much pesky as we’ve been … inconvenient.”
University of Minnesota Press Podcast

More than two dozen essays of Indigenous resistance to the privatization and allotment of Indigenous lands

Allotment Stories: Daniel Heath Justice and Jean M. O'Brien.

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