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Frank Keating: Do you know the story of Oklalusa? You should

Frank Keating: Do you know the story of Oklalusa? You should

Frank Keating The story of lost brotherhood, lost equality and lost opportunity started years before statehood. Black dreams of property, land ownership, homesteads and the American Dream, all were part of the hope of a larger dream. The dream of a Black state. Twenty years before statehood, “Oklalusa” was a drawing board creation of freed Indian and white slaves. They saw Indian Territory,...

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