The Common Ills
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
"LEONARD PELTIER and Me" (Mike Palecek)
In the US, Mike Palecek and Chuck Gregory host a once a week radio program entitled
The New American Dream Radio Show
Blog Talk Radio
"LEONARD PELTIER and Me"
by Mike Palecek
My family is from South Dakota. My mother and father grew up in Winner, South Dakota, home of Frank Leahy, the famous Notre Dame coach.
They moved to Nebraska later. That’s where I was born. But Nebraska is not that far from South Dakota.
I remember an uncle from Winner visiting us in Norfolk once. At the time of this story he was the only surviving Palecek brother. He served in the Navy, in the Pacific, during World War II.
Once Jimmy was telling a story and as an aside said something about noticing “a dead buck in the ditch.” ...
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