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First Americans

Mystery Of 'Kennewick Man' Skeleton May Soon Be Solved

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 01.22.2015 | Science

It's been called the most important ancient human skeleton ever unearthed in North America. But "Kennewick Man"--so named because it was found in 1996...

The Bill of Rights Is Not 'The Bill of Entitlements'

Steve Nelson | Posted 08.17.2014 | Politics
Steve Nelson

I think the Bill of Rights is overdue for a re-write. The meaning and purpose of the First and Second Amendments have been distorted beyond recognition.

WATCH: Ancient Boy's DNA Raises New Questions About First Americans

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 11.20.2013 | Science

The DNA gleaned from two ancient Siberian skeletons is related to that of modern-day Native Americans and western Eurasians, new research suggests. T...

Expanding Circles Of Thanks

Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson | Posted 01.23.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson

When I was a child, the Thanksgiving story was presented as early Americans hosting a meal of gratitude that hosted Indians. As I grew and read, the circle expanded. And the expanding circles keep growing.

Thanksgiving Was the Only Holiday They Celebrated

Tim Giago | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tim Giago

Every year at Thanksgiving time I get nostalgic and think about San Francisco and long to celebrate this one holiday with my friends and then I remember that they are both gone.