“It Really Was, Truly, a Massacre” (Audio)

Bloomberg’s Lewis Lapham interviewed historian┬áHeather Cox Richardson about her book “Wounded Knee: Party Politics and the Road to an American Massacre.” Richardson offers a pretty basic recap of the events leading up to the battle, the battle itself, and the aftermath. She has some great details and insight that are worth hearing if you’re interested in learning more about this event. (Listen here, about 19 minutes)

 

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