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Wilma Mankiller, the Cherokee Nation's first woman chief, led a life defying expectations. She'll make history once again, next year, posthumously, when the U.S. plans to start minting quarters featuring Mankiller.

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PaulDillon18 That's great!! The same woman who once worked with tribal leaders to ban melanated aboriginal american indians from joining the cherokee nation despite having more cherokee blood than the european families who once paid $5 dollars in the late 1800s & early 1900s to be added to the dawes rolls

Simpsonvillain Wonderful news Can't think of a better representative! 💕 Now that’s a name! No wonder she spent her life defying expectations. No other choice with a name like that!!! Congrats! That's a badass name. %& around if you want There's a very documentary about her too. Good name for person who shatters glass ceiling!

NPR Cookie Consent and Choicestip: dont live in the coast. we've known this was happening. I suppose Congress's answer to rising cost of everything will be to give another tax cut to billionaires?! Federal flood insurance has been inappropriately subsidizing waterfront homes for decades. How about making it available ONLY if the home is your primary residence, no more insurance for vacation homes?

The boys are gonna be pissed about this It’s always posthumous, by law, I thought that was understood Gratitude to President Biden for science-based Leadership, truth-speaking, & for Hearing the Voice of First Nation People and responding in a new & powerful way. Respect..Wado ImWithJoeandKamala 🏆🎯❤

Count me in! Good for her. 👏🏼 (On her name alone… LoL) GaddieWindage slowclap Right Wing Rage in 3... 2... 1... Nominative determinism?

NPR Cookie Consent and ChoicesSo The killers are obviously not Muslim as 1) Suicide is a sin in Islam, 2) Muslims are not supposed to kill civilians, only those who pickup arms to fight and only if they fight first.

NPR Cookie Consent and ChoicesHe 'knew' Thats a mild understatement. It was his fucking idea. Can't wait to see what happens when the Revenge Tour come 2024. He’s too arrogant and proud to bite a pill. It’ll be interesting to see him literally disappear. He’ll run before he spends a second in jail and talk the moment he realizes trump left him in the cold.

NPR Cookie Consent and ChoicesTracy Chapman is a genius. Fast Car got me through so much. Absolute legend composer and performer. One hit wonder.

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NPR Cookie Consent and ChoicesWe must start weekly TB testing on everyone, just in case. Healthcare workers must be TB tested to contain the spread, why not every other person on earth too? No TB test, no drivers' license.