....that this nation's first literature originated in the verbal arts of the native peoples (called oral literatures) who migrated to this continent over 28,000 years ago?
....that Susan La Flesche, an Omaha Indian from Nebraska, became the first female American Indian physician in 1889?
....that Native Americans have enlisted in the U.S. Armed Forces at a higher rate than other ethnicities?
....that National American Indian Heritage Month was established by President George H. W. Bush in 1990?
....that the first Indigenous American to be canonized as a saint was known as the “Lily of the Mohawks?”
....that a Lakota man, Nicholas Black Elk, may be canonized by the Catholic Church very soon?