A brief clip of of archival audio (1946) about Sitting Bull's signature that we found while doing research for this show.
As some Lakota make an annual pilgrimage on horseback to Wounded Knee in memory of Sitting Bull's death, we'll pull out some of the lesser known threads of the legacy of this complex leader and American icon. And we'll explore why his spiritual character has animated his own people in the last three decades more openly than at any time since his death in 1890.
is Sitting Bull's great-grandson and author of Sitting Bull: His Life and Legacy.
is an addictions counselor who lives in Fort Yates, North Dakota on the Standing Rock Reservation.