"That's awesome," he tells Damien Hearl, a 7th-grade member of Tsawwassen First Nation. Hearl smiles and turns back to the drawing he's been working on intensely for the last hour. Williams, who trained as a carver in Haida Gwaii, is teaching Coast Salish... New Orleans began removing the first of four prominent Confederate monuments early Monday, the latest Southern institution to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as representing racism and white supremacy.2 participating Mahti nehiyawetan - let's speak Cree. Cree speakers believe the key to preserving the language is just that simple. Neal McLeod, author of 100 Days of Cree, says the language is at a pivotal point in history - it can either fade into obscurity like many o...2 participating
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'2 participating
He robbed banks and went to prison. His time there put him on track for a new job: Georgetown law professor.He robbed banks and went to prison. His time there put him on track for a new job: Georgetown law professor.
The City and Borough of Juneau is looking to expand its boundaries on Admiralty Island. That island is home to Angoon, a community of about 500 people, some of whom fear a nearby land annexation would threaten their subsistence lifestyle. Updated | Jamaican Violet Brown, 117, has been named the oldest person on Earth, following the death of Italian Emma Morano, who held the title until she died on Saturday, aged 117. Brown, known to family and friends as Aunt V, was born on March 10,1900, ... "Most folks can't wrap their heads around how big it is," Barry Rogers, the owner of Iceberg Quest Ocean Tours, a Newfoundland tour operator, said in an interview on Thursday. Iceberg season starts in April, and there has been a bumper crop this year.5 participating This isn't exactly current as he visited the office a few years ago so it's really just timely given his prominence today.3 participating