Culture

A GOOD REMINDER ABOUT GOOD INDIANS

Vassar Bushmills (h/t Paul Dughi, Sports Raid, June 2016) Jim Thorpe was a Native American Indian of the Sac and Fox nation in Oklahoma. in the early 1900’s, an orphan, he went to the Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania and made up one half of the school’s entire track team, which competed among [Read More]

Politics

CAN DONALD TRUMP FIND JUSTICE FOR JIM THORPE? OBAMA DIDN’T EVEN TRY.

Vassar Bushmills Recently, Donald Trump pardoned Jack Johnson, the first black-American World Heavyweight Champion. Johnson’s story is instructive, just as Obama’s refusal, not neglect, but refusal, to pardon him was. Jack Johnson was not only the first black champion, but a long-reigning champion, causing the coinage of the term “Great White [Read More]