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Sunday, April 18, 2010
PINE RIDGE INDIAN RESERVATION - Outside, the morning sun still rests lazily on the horizon like the swollen yoke of an egg, but fifth-graders Marilyn Frank and Nikiya Rodriguez are already in the Red Cloud Indian School cafeteria, filling up on oatmeal and milk, passing a "Twilight" book bac…
Saturday, April 17, 2010
BEING SILENCED: A generational divide has developed as younger Lakotas who want to learn the language are confronted by elders who have memories of being forbidden to speak it.
Friday, April 16, 2010
Crimean Gothic vanished by the 1800s. Kakadu disappeared in 2002. The last fluent words of Pentlatch were spoken in 1940. And just this year, the language of Aka-Bo became extinct.