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Ghost Dance: The Fractious Legacy of the Badlands Sioux in South Dakota

August 9, 2013

At the South Unit of Badlands National Park in South Dakota there’s a visitor center that doesn’t really want visitors. The South Unit is a haunting landscape of fantastically eroded buttes, pinnacles and spires.  Together with its deep draws, high tables and rolling prairies, it is one of the most visually stunning landscapes in America.  […]