Host Debra Kent talks with IU Sociology professor Brian Powell about his research on American definitions of family, the evolving acceptance of gay marriage, and the difference between interracial and monoracial couples in the way they invest in their children. Powell also speaks about feminism and how his research shows that it is the “F” word among two distinct groups of women. Powell’s work is widely cited in the media and garnering the attention – and the ire – of such commentators as Rush Limbaugh.
Books Unbound – A Piece of Earth Is My Birthright: Writings from Native American Women for Thanksgiving
The Yankton Sioux writer Zitkala-Sa attended Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, in the 1890s. “Zitkala-Sa” …