As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
Say ‘college football’ and most people don’t think of Native Americans. But Sally Jenkins does. She joins Kojo to share the little-known story of the Carlisle Indian Industrial School’s impact on the game once known as “kill the ball carrier.”
- Sally Jenkins Columnist, The Washington Post; author of "The Real All Americans: The Team That Changed A Game, A People, A Nation" (Doubleday)
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