This Land

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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...Show More
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8. The Next Battleground

36:42 | Jul 22nd

A murder case sparked an investigation into the treaty rights of five tribes. But another case -- a simple case about an adoption -- could actually dismantle America's tribes as we know them. 
7. Still Bleeding

34:47 | Jul 15th

Tribes are asking that the Supreme Court keep the promises that it made to them, because what's lost when those promises are broken is much more than just land.
6. The Postponement

28:26 | Jul 8th

The Supreme Court punted a decision on Carpenter v. Murphy to the next term. What does this mean for the tribes?
5. The Land Grab

35:23 | Jul 1st

The geography of this country was reshaped in the late 1800s and depending on who tells it, it's either a story of good intentions...or one of outright theft.
Update: Surprise announcement from SCOTUS

02:11 | Jun 28th

In a surprise twist, the Supreme Court announced that Carpenter v. Murphy will not be decided this term. 
4. The Treaty

34:41 | Jun 24th

A Cherokee leader is murdered in 1839 for signing a treaty with the United States, but the promise he died for was broken. Learn more: thislandpodcast.com
3. The Opposition

29:46 | Jun 17th

There are some very powerful groups set against Muscogee (Creek) Nation. Who are they? What's their motivation? And what arguments are they using to win their case in Court?Learn more: thislandpodcast.com
2. The Tribe

33:29 | Jun 10th

Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation spans 11 counties across Eastern Oklahoma. This land is now at stake, and the tribe’s legal team headed to D.C. to make its case in front of the Supreme Court.Learn more: thislandpodcast.com
1. The Case

28:23 | Jun 3rd

The Supreme Court is about to make a decision that will determine the future of five tribes and nearly half the land in Oklahoma, and it all starts with a murder on the side of the road in 1999.  Learn more: thislandpodcast.com 
This Land (coming June 3rd)

02:26 | May 21st

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...Show More