This drawing is a depiction of the execution of the 38 Native Americans who were hung in a mass hanging in 1862 in Mankato, Minn. (Drawing by W.H. Childs from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper 1863)

Yearly Journey To Minn. Provides Healing As Native Americans Commemorate Dakota Executions

(MintPress) – Exactly 150 years after the largest government-sponsored mass execution in U.S. history, a cross-state march from South Dakota to Minnesota is taking place in the honor of those who fell victim, with the intent not only of remembering the past, but highlighting the lessons learned and a healing process so desperately craved by […]