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Remembering Sand Creek’s men of peace

The Sand Creek Massacre poses so many questions, among them the question of what we could do to honor our peacemakers? Have we done enough to honor Black Kettle and Silas Soule? Continue reading

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Kit Carson, hero or villain in Taos?

Taos is arguing again about whether to remember Kit Carson favorably on the name of a park. But look too deeply, and all of our heroes are like to have flaws. Continue reading

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