News Flash! Oklahoma Is Native American Territory

On July 9, the Supreme Court decided that, for legal jurisdiction purposes, the eastern half of Oklahoma is part of the Muscogee (Creek) reservation.  This section includes the state capital.  The decision means that if a Native American is involved in a major crime within the reservation boundaries, the case will be tried in federalContinue reading “News Flash! Oklahoma Is Native American Territory”

Less Research, More Action, Please

“When a person lives in poverty, a growing body of research suggests the limbic system is constantly sending fear and stress messages to the prefrontal cortex, which overloads its ability to solve problems, set goals, and complete tasks in the most efficient ways. “This happens to everyone at some point, regardless of social class. TheContinue reading “Less Research, More Action, Please”