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A podcast from Crooked Media

This Land

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12 Episodes • Released Weekly

12 Episodes • Released Weekly

A podcast from Crooked Media

This Land

This Land podcast artwork npr.org/programs/invisibilia

12 Episodes • Released Weekly

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Description

An 1839 assassination of a Cherokee leader. A 1999 small town murder. Two crimes collide in a Supreme Court case that will decide the fate of one man and nearly half of the land in Oklahoma. Hosted by Rebecca Nagle, Oklahoma journalist and citizen of Cherokee Nation, This Land traces how a cut and dry homicide opened up an investigation into the treaty rights of five Native American tribes. Tune in to Crooked Media's 8-episode series to find out how this unique case could result in the largest restoration of tribal land in U.S. history.

Latest Episode

16 Jul 2020 • 34 mins

The Ruling

The Supreme Court has ruled, delivering a historic decision on the reservation status of Eastern Oklahoma. Rebecca Nagle talks to the lawyer who argued the case at the High Court, Native law professors, scholars, and journalists to break down the significance of this decision and share what it means to the future of Muscogee (Creek) Nation and all Five Tribes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices