NCIA Executive Director Judi Gaiashkibos and Administrative Assistant Scott Shafer visited Hastings College Friday. gaishkibos spoke to about 150 students and faculty about Ponca Chief Standing Bear as well as about contemporary Indigenous issues in Nebraska. In the...
Did you know that the court case Standing Bear v. Crook was one of the first civil rights cases in the United States?
In today's contentiously divided world, stories of equality and unity are paramount. Chief Standing Bear embodied that saying, "That hand is not the color of yours, but if I prick it, blood will flow and I shall feel pain. The blood is of the same color as yours. God made me and I am a man."
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