March 1, 2012 – Segment 2

Willow Pingree is a 19-year-old student at Fort Washakie Charter High School on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming. He joins us today to share his perspective on life at Wind River. The New York Times recently published an article painting a grim picture of Wind River, which you can read here.  Willow then wrote a response, which the New York Times also published; you can read Willow’s response here.

photo by Shawn Ware

Written by Marc Steiner

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