Carlisle Indian Industrial School

  • The Dangerous Myth that Pop Warner was Jim Thorpe's Savior

    by David Maraniss

    Most people understand the relationship of the star athlete and his football coach through the story told by a 1951 movie. A biographer says the coach chose hypocrisy and self-protection when Thorpe needed him most – when his Olympic medals were stripped for having played professional baseball with Warner's knowledge.

  • An Act of Remembering Native American Children Who Died so Long Ago

    The Carlisle Indian Industrial School took Native children from their families in an effort to strip them of their language, culture and religion. This year, COVID restrictions limited but did not stop annual remembrance of children who died there.