Luther Standing Bear Went From Pine Ridge to Carlisle to Hollywood

The boy known as Plenty Kill followed a lively path. Plenty Kill of the Oglala Lakotas was born too late for the first round of the Plains Indian wars, but he won his warrior name, Standing Bear, like a true akicita (“soldier”)—by counting coup, albeit on his name. Plenty Kill (Ota Kte) was born on … Continue reading Luther Standing Bear Went From Pine Ridge to Carlisle to Hollywood